Tag: Supply

TCP rice export tender attracts only four bidders

PAR Feb 21, 2017 0

Trading Corporation of Pakistan (TCP) has received a poor response in the rice export tender because only four parties have submitted bids for partial...

Cotton halts three-day slide ahead of WASDE report

PAR Feb 10, 2017 0

ICE Cotton futures edged up on Wednesday to snap a three-day losing streak on cautious buying ahead of the monthly supply and demand report from the U...

5000 MW CPEC Early Harvest Projects to be completed next year

PAR Feb 9, 2017 0

Under China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), twelve early harvest energy generation projects including Sahiwal coal fired project, Port Qasim power...

Cotton prices rise to seasonal high

PAR Feb 4, 2017 0

Cotton prices touched seasonal high on the cotton market on sustained buying amid hovering fears of short supply in the coming days, dealers said on F...

Phutti prices rise in cotton market on improved activity

PAR Feb 2, 2017 0

 Seed cotton prices maintained an upward march on the cotton market on Wednesday in the process improved trading activity, dealers said. The officia...

THE RUPEE: dollar hits Rs 108 mark on open market

PAR Jan 31, 2017 0

The dollar touched Rs 108 mark on the open market on Monday in the process of trading, dealers said. "The rupee hit Rs 108.20 mark against the dollar...

NTDC working towards depriving KE of 650 megawatts

PAR Jan 27, 2017 0

Disappointed with the silence of Ministry of Water and Power, National Transmission and Despatch Company (NTDC) has sought help from National Electric...

Two Coal power plants to be set up in Hub & Thar under CPEC

PAR Jan 26, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and China Power company inked agreements of 1320 MW coal fired power plant that will be established in Hub, Balochistan and 330 MW...

Ministry proposes export of urea

PAR Jan 20, 2017 0

Ministry of Commerce (MoC) has proposed the export of 0.3 million tons of urea after considering its likely impact on domestic price and gas supply si...

Prices touch season's high level

PAR Jan 20, 2017 0

Prices touched season's high on the cotton market on Thursday amid persistent demand for quality lint, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchan...

Tightness continues on cotton market

PAR Jan 20, 2017 0

On Thursday, cotton values on the ready market remained tight with price maintaining a firm posture. Traders said tightness of supply due to diminishi...

Ahsan directs authorities to resolve water shortage in Gwadar

PAR Jan 19, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Planning, Development and Reform (PD&R) Ahsan Iqbal has instructed relevant authorities to immediately solve the crises of...

Developing hydropower, support governance: accords worth $720 million signed with WB, AIIB

PAR Jan 19, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister, Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar witnessed the signing ceremony of agreements worth $720m with the World Bank and Asian Infrast...

Promotion of rose farms in Punjab soon

PAR Jan 17, 2017 0

Necessary arrangements are being finalised to launch a comprehensive plan to develop rose farms for high quality grafted (cut flowers) especially rose...

Dar reviews availability of urea for Rabi crops

PAR Jan 17, 2017 0

Finance Minister Ishaq Dar Monday chaired a meeting to ascertain the availability of urea in the country as demand for the fertilizer for Rabi crops i...