Tag: Thatta

Tepid tone on cotton market

PAR Mar 17, 2017 0

Barring some higher grades of leftover cottons, most of the remaining lint from the current crop (August 2016/July 2017) is of lower quality as we app...

SSC considers 22 new seed varieties

PAR Mar 14, 2017 0

The Sindh Seed Council (SSC) will consider 22 new seed varieties of different crops, including 9 of cotton for general cultivation, to enhance per acr...

FWO to complete Karachi-Thatta dual carriageway on time

PAR Mar 3, 2017 0

Karachi: The Frontier Works Organization (FWO) is determined to intertwined all provinces the by land for the benefit of business community as well as...

Sindh to start producing electricity from CPEC wind projects this year

PAR Feb 20, 2017 0

Beijing: Two more wind power plants, to be installed in Sindh province with 33 wind turbines each, will collectively start producing 99MW electricity...

37 special zones to boost production

PAR Feb 13, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The government has devised a comprehensive plan to set up 37 special economic zones (SEZs) across four provinces and special areas under th...

Sugarcane prices go up in Sindh

PAR Feb 9, 2017 0

The decline in sugarcane area and output in lower Sindh has triggered an upswing in demand which has pushed cane price to Rs200+ per 40kg in this crus...

Islamabad urged to end Punjab's 'water excesses'

PAR Jan 28, 2017 0

Legislators in the Sindh Assembly on Friday demanded of Islamabad to end water excesses by Punjab, saying that the upper riparian province had been ho...

Major chunk of ZTBL loan consumed by Punjab

PAR Nov 29, 2016 0

Punjab province has utilised 65.5% of the total credit disbursed by Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited (ZTBL) for the Rabi season 2016 - a total of Rs 286.1...

Sindh’s falling sunflower cultivation

PAR Oct 31, 2016 0

A drastic decline in sunflower cultivation has been reported in Sindh, after it touched a peak in acreage following the 2010 super floods. Statistics...

300 Megawatts Power is Being Supplied to National Grid Through Wind Power Generation

PAR Oct 21, 2016 0

The Deputy Commissioner Thatta, Tahir Hussain Sanghi has said that there is a huge potential for Wind Power generation up to 40 thousand mega watts th...

Gul Ahmed Wind Power Limited commences commercial operations

PAR Oct 21, 2016 0

Gul Ahmed Wind Power Limited ("Project"), a 50MW wind power generation plant, located in Jhimpir, Thatta, Sindh has commenced its commercial operation...

Vegetable prices come down due to improvement in supplies

PAR Sep 30, 2016 0

Prices of the vegetables have been reduced in retail markets with the improvement in the supplies from upcountry. Tomato prices which touched Rs 100 p...

50 megawatts wind power project achieves commercial operations

PAR Sep 28, 2016 0

Metro Power Company Limited ("Project") a 50MW wind power generation plant, located in Jhimpir, Thatta, Sindh has achieved its Commercial Operations D...

WWF-Pakistan, SSGC join hands to provide alternative energy

PAR Sep 23, 2016 0

"Biogas energy has multiple benefits. It is not only the source of clean energy but reduces health hazards for women." This was stated by speakers dur...

Govt facilitating farmers to produce quality mango

PAR Aug 20, 2016 0

Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research, Sikandar Hayat Khan Bosan has said that federal government was taking various steps for the...