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Slowdown on cotton market due to Eid holidays

PAR Jun 15, 2018 0

Activities on the ready cotton market slowed on Thursday as Friday through next Monday, (15th to 18th June 2018) both days inclusive, are public holid...

No business witnessed

PAR Jun 15, 2018 0

No business was witnessed on the cotton market on Thursday ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr holidays, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchanged at Rs 7,6...

Climate changes in Pakistan

PAR Jun 14, 2018 0

Pakistan is suffering from climate-changing effect. In 2010, we have witnessed a flood that still haunts us and those who suffered from it are still...

SC orders sugar millers to pay dues by today

PAR Jun 14, 2018 0

LAHORE: Chief Justice Saqib Nisar on Wednesday remarked that the people “eligible” to reside in government houses were kept waiting while “ineligible”...

Karachi University moves SHC against over Rs34m tax recovery notice

PAR Jun 13, 2018 0

KARACHI: Sindh High Court (SHC) directed officials of the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) to file their comments on a constitutional petition filed b...

Slow arrivals of seed cotton pushing rates sharply higher

PAR Jun 13, 2018 0

Slow arrivals of seed cotton pushed rates sharply higher on the cotton market on Tuesday in the process of lean business, dealers said. The official s...

Cotton prices soar on strong demand

PAR Jun 13, 2018 0

Official spot rate and seed cotton prices went up sharply on the cotton market on Monday in the process of modest trading activity, dealers said. The...

Vietnamese sticky rice sees price reduction

PAR Jun 13, 2018 0

The prices of Việt Nam’s sticky rice are facing a downward trend due to its over-supply and dependence on a single large market, according to the Depa...

Enough Wheat Stocks Available In GB: Official

PAR Jun 13, 2018 0

Director Civil Supply Gilgit-Baltistan (GB), Ikramullah on Tuesday dispelled the impression about scarcity of wheat, saying there was no shortage of w...

Vietnamese sticky rice sees price reduction

PAR Jun 12, 2018 0

In order to improve the competitiveness of the rice industry, the State should establish better forecasts of demand for importing countries so that ri...

Two accords inked on cotton value chain

PAR Jun 12, 2018 0

The meeting shall serve as a platform for experts in the field of water management, textile and environment, including the representatives from Better...

Two-day Agri Expo 2018 From 23rd

PAR Jun 12, 2018 0

Punjab Agriculture department will hold a two-day Agri Expo 2018 at Expo Centre here on June 23 and 24. According to a spokesman of the department, t...

Meeting mulls collaboration in agriculture research

PAR Jun 12, 2018 0

The Higher Education Commission (HEC) held a meeting on collaboration in agricultural research to discuss prevailing scenario, challenges and future o...

Highest cotton yield farmers awarded prizes

PAR Jun 11, 2018 0

BAHAWALPUR: The Punjab Agriculture Department and a private company Sunday organised a seminar to celebrate the farmers’ achievements of cotton crop i...

CSA can boost production in a changing climate

PAR Jun 11, 2018 0

WITH the soaring temperatures, droughts, floods and unpredictable rainfall patterns, it is predicted that agriculture, food production, and people dep...