Tag: textile industry

APTMA reschedules token protest on 13th in front of Parliament House

PAR Jun 22, 2017 0

The All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) rescheduled its token protest from July 7 to July 13 in front of Parliament House as there was no s...

Textile industry observes ‘black day’

PAR Jun 21, 2017 0

Textile industry in South Punjab on Tuesday observed black day across the Southern region against anti-industry and anti-export policies of the govern...

Textile industry to observe ”black day” today

PAR Jun 20, 2017 0

Textile industry will observe black day Tuesday (today) across the country against, what it termed, the anti-industry and anti-export policies of the...

Government urged to address challenges hurting exports

PAR Jun 13, 2017 0

The Government has not addressed the challenges hurting the exports as no effective measures are proposed in budget 2017-18 for industrial progress, i...

Government asked to allocate money for Prime Minister’s textile package

PAR Jun 6, 2017 0

Expressing complete disappointment over the federal budget 2017-18 containing no measures for growth of textile exports, all textile industry associat...

Cotton market: no changes in present outlook

PAR Jun 6, 2017 0

No major changes were seen in present outlook on the cotton market on Monday as most of the buyers were on the sidelines in the process of trading, de...

APTMA submits budget proposals

PAR May 23, 2017 0

The All Pakistan Textile Mills association has submitted its proposals for 10 percent compound growth in exports to achieve $20 billion export target...

APTMA concerned over lingering goods transporters’ strike

PAR May 18, 2017 0

The All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) Chairman Aamir Fayyaz has expressed concerns over suspension of the Karachi port operations, saying...

Small business on cotton market

PAR May 10, 2017 0

Small business was witnessed on the cotton market on Tuesday during the day, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchanged at Rs 6700, they said....

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...