Tag: textile sector

Pakistan invites Chinese entrepreneurs to invest in textile sector

PAR Feb 22, 2017 0

Pakistan Ambassador to China, Masood Khalid Tuesday invited the Chinese companies to take advantage of investment-friendly policies of present governm...

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...

Cotton prices higher on strong demand

PAR Jan 26, 2017 0

A strong buying by mills pushed the rate higher on the cotton market on Wednesday in the process of trading activity, dealers said. The official spot...

Firmness prevails on cotton market

PAR Jan 25, 2017 0

Firmness prevailed on the cotton market on Tuesday in the process of sluggish business, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchanged at Rs 6500,...

Cotton prices gain grounds on modest activity

PAR Jan 24, 2017 0

Cotton prices posted fresh gains on the local market on Monday in the process of improved business activity but with slight pace, dealers said. The of...

Relief package demanded for rice export

PAR Jan 23, 2017 0

Mahmood Moulvi Chairman Rice Exporters Association of Pakistan (REAP) has urged the government for a relief package for rice export like textile secto...

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...

New export package

par Jan 12, 2017 0

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has announced a whopping Rs 180 billion package to boost the country’s export sector over the next five years.The package...

PHMA hails export package

PAR Jan 12, 2017 0

Adil Butt, Chairman Pakistan Hosiery Manufacturers and Exporters Association (PHMA) has lauded the Prime Minister for announcing the long awaited Expo...

Cotton prices make modest gains

PAR Jan 10, 2017 0

Cotton prices maintained slight gains amid restricted selling by ginners, dealers said on the local market on Monday. The official spot rate was uncha...

PBIF chief urges government to help revive textile industry

PAR Jan 7, 2017 0

President of Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF) Mian Zahid Hussain has said Pakistan is losing yarn market to Vietnam. "Pakistan has...

CAPTA says government cash incentives to hurt genuine exporters

PAR Jan 5, 2017 0

The country's value-added textile sector has rejected the government's consideration of custom rebate and cash subsidies, fearing the move would furth...

APTMA-SB for withdrawal of 4 percent import duty on raw cotton

PAR Jan 3, 2017 0

All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) Sindh-Balochistan Zone has appealed to the government for the removal of 4 percent import duty on raw c...

Shehbaz Invites Chinese Entrepreneurs To Invest In Textile Sector

PAR Jan 3, 2017 0

Chief Minister Punjab Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif Wednesday asked Chinese investors to come forward for investment in the Quaid-e-Azam Apparel Park projec...

Pakistan allows import of raw cotton from India after one month

PAR Dec 23, 2016 0

LAHORE: Pakistan has once again allowed import of cotton from India through Land Freight Unit (LFU) Wagha as Plant Protection Department has allowed t...