Tag: water

Neelum-Jhelum Hydropower Project 96% of work has been completed: Chief Engineer Nayyar Allauddin

PAR Oct 18, 2017 0

MUZAFFARABAD / ISLAMABAD: The strategically important 969-megawatt Neelum-Jhelum Hydropower Project achieved a major milestone as water filling in the...

Pakistan, China - Iron brothers

PAR Oct 5, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Chinese Ambassador Sun Weidong has said that Phrase ‘Pakistan is our Iron brother’ is getting popular among the Chinese people, particularl...

CPEC: Water desalination plant to be set up in Gwadar

PAR Oct 3, 2017 0

BEIJING: Federal Interior Minister, Ahsan Iqbal has said that a water desalination plant would be constructed to provide five million gallons of water...

CPEC guarantees peace and prosperity for the entire region: Gen. Bajwa

PAR Sep 8, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Hitting back at those who are questioning Pakistan’s credentials in the fight against terrorism, army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa on We...

"China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) - Rhythm of Progress"

PAR Aug 30, 2017 0

KARACHI: Speakers at a seminar on the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) on Tuesday emphasised that Afghanistan and other neigh bouring countries...

Satellite and text messages: Pakistani farmers' new irrigation tools

par Aug 8, 2017 0

It is still beyond farmer Mohammad Ashraf’s comprehension that people in Islamabad can predict that it will rain in the next two days in his village....

Cotton growers asked to ensure weeds’ eradication

PAR Jun 15, 2017 0

The Punjab Agriculture Department (PAD) has advised the cotton growers to ensure eradication of weeds from their fields to increase per acre yield. A...

Two new varieties of rice seeds introduced

PAR May 25, 2017 0

Two new varieties of rice seeds have been introduced in Pakistan for a better crop yield. With cultivation of these seeds growers can get 100-115 maun...

ABAD, Jang Group construction sector expo for CPEC begins today

PAR Mar 24, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: A three-day expo about the construction sector will start at Pak-China Centre here from Friday (today) under the auspices of the Associatio...

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...

Additional quantity: Industry seeks to export sugar

PAR Mar 6, 2017 0

The domestic sugar industry has sought permission to export additional quantity of 0.5 million tons of sugar without any rebate to avert default in pa...

MoW&P asked to submit report about Wapda dues against Sindh government

PAR Mar 1, 2017 0

The National Assembly Standing Committee on Government Assurances ordered the Ministry of Water and Power (MoW&P) to submit its report about the o...

Transmission line: Nepra cited by ECC without concurrence

PAR Feb 28, 2017 0

Economic Co-ordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet has allegedly cited National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) without its concurrence...

Power sector arrears in three years: Ministry says Rs 348 billion accumulated

PAR Feb 20, 2017 0

Ministry of Water and Power, in its recent presentation to the Economic Co-ordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet has acknowledged that Rs 348 bill...

Kinnow export to Indonesia surges to $23m

PAR Feb 20, 2017 0

Pakistan’s Kinnow exports to Indonesia surged to $ 23 million in 2016 as compare to $ 3 million in 2013 in the wake of Preferential Trade Agreement be...