Tag: textile industry

Cotton prices stable on low turnover

PAR Apr 28, 2017 0

Cotton prices on the domestic market remained stable on Thursday but turnover was said to be moderate with only about 225,000 bales (155 Kgs) of unsol...

Dull trade on cotton market

PAR Apr 21, 2017 0

Despite the fact that we have reached the tail-end of our current season (August 2016/July 2017) with only about 250,000 bales (155 Kgs) lying unsold...

PCGA urges government to bring down WHT to 0.2 percent

PAR Apr 18, 2017 0

Pakistan Cotton Ginners Association (PCGA) has urged the government to bring down withholding tax to 0.2 percent, instead of 1 percent that is current...

Government aware of textile sector’s economic importance: Hassan

PAR Apr 15, 2017 0

Government is fully aware of the economic importance of textile sector and it was in this respect that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has announced a spe...

APTMA Punjab urges government to bear Rs 3.63 electricity surcharge

PAR Apr 5, 2017 0

The All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) Punjab Chairman Syed Ali Ahsan has urged the Punjab government to take the burden of Rs 3.63 electr...

Increase in cotton growing area recommended

PAR Mar 29, 2017 0

The National Assembly Standing Committee on Textile Industry, Tuesday, recommended to Pakistan Central Cotton Committee PCCC to make efforts for incre...

PCGA submits budget proposals to NA body

PAR Mar 24, 2017 0

"We would not be able to run our ginning factories in next season of 2017-18 due to burden of taxes and other crises," said Chairman of Pakistan Cotto...

Exporters’ refunds: PTEA voices concern over undue delay in payment

PAR Mar 10, 2017 0

Talking to newsmen here on Thursday, Ajmal Farooq, Chairman and Muhammad Naeem, Vice Chairman Pakistan Textile Exporters Association (PTEA) expressed...

Cotton prices touch season’s high

PAR Mar 6, 2017 0

Prices touched seasonal high level on renewed buying by mills and spinners, dealers said on the cotton market on Friday. The official spot rate was un...

Volume of business improves on cotton market

PAR Feb 23, 2017 0

Volume of business improved on the cotton market on Wednesday owing to fresh buying by some needy mills, dealers said. The official spot rate was unch...

PM asked to resolve issue of high cost of business

PAR Feb 6, 2017 0

The All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) on Saturday appealed to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to solve the issue of high cost of doing busine...

APTMA felicitates Sindh governor

PAR Feb 4, 2017 0

Zahid Mazhar, senior vice chairman All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) has congratulated Muhammad Zubair on assuming the office of Governor...

Consultation process started to boost output

PAR Feb 3, 2017 0

The Pakistan Central Cotton Committee (PCCC) started consultations with the stakeholders in Punjab and a first meeting was held on Thursday that discu...

NA body wants utility tariff for textile at par with region

PAR Jan 18, 2017 0

KARACHI: Members of the National Assembly (NA)'s Standing Committee on Textile Industry and representatives from the textile sector Tuesday discussed...

Aptma chief praises PM for textile package

PAR Jan 16, 2017 0

The All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) Chairman Aamir Fayyaz has thanked the Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for announcing Rs 180 billion tex...