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Inefficient fertiliser use damaging soil fertility in Punjab

par Aug 7, 2017 0

THE unsustainable management practices in Punjab have damaged soil fertility and health, leading to promotion of chemical fertilisers which too is ine...

Engro Fertilizers’ profit soars 256% to Rs2.48b

par Aug 5, 2017 0

KARACHI: Engro Fertilizers, a subsidiary of Engro Corporation, which is one of the largest conglomerates in Pakistan, reported a net profit of Rs2.48...

Govt agrees to release fertiliser subsidy

par Aug 1, 2017 0

LAHORE: The federal government and fertiliser producers have reached an agreement on the process to be adopted to resolve the subsidy issue and the co...

PAKISTAN, US LAUNCH PUNJAB PROVINCE'S SOIL FERTILITY ATLAS

par Jul 29, 2017 0

Pakistan and the United States have launched the Punjab Province's Soil Fertility Atlas. Minister for National Food Security and Research Sikandar Ha...

Sale of urea resumes on government’s assurance

PAR Jul 5, 2017 0

Fertilizer manufacturers have decided to resume sales of urea after the ministry of finance and ministry of food security & research has given ass...

Urea export increases to 0.6 million metric tons

PAR May 25, 2017 0

In order to facilitate the domestic fertiliser producers, the federal government has enhance urea quota 100 percent to 0.6 million. According to State...

Government urged to extend urea export deadline

PAR May 11, 2017 0

Fertilizer manufacturers have asked the government to extend the urea export deadline until December 2017 to be able to get rid of their surplus produ...

Experts call for balanced use of fertilizers

PAR Apr 19, 2017 0

Experts at an International seminar have called for ensuring balanced use of fertilizers to overcome decreasing soil fertility, and increasing product...

Fertiliser sector seeks abolishment of super tax, ST on subsidy & GIDC

PAR Apr 12, 2017 0

Terming 'super tax' a bitter pill for corporate sector to swallow, fertiliser sector has proposed Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) to abolish 'super tax...

Government made Rs 13.163 billion payment against fertilizer cash subsidy: Senate informed

PAR Mar 16, 2017 0

The Senate was informed on Wednesday that the government made payment of Rs 13.163 billion against announced fertilizer cash subsidy. During the quest...

Bogus claims: Ministry withholds imbursement to fertilizer companies until audit

PAR Mar 10, 2017 0

The Ministry of National Food Security and Research has reportedly withheld imbursement to fertilizer companies against supply of fertilizer until aud...

Govt allocates Rs 27.96 bln subsidy on fertilizer: Senate told

PAR Mar 3, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD-Minister for National Food Security and Research Sikandar Hayat Bosan Friday told the Senate that the government allocated Rs 27.96 billion...

Urea export quota to be allocated on first-come-first-serve basis: SBP

PAR Feb 22, 2017 0

The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) said here on Tuesday that export quota to urea manufacturers will be allocated on first-come-first-serve basis withou...

Part of long-awaited subsidy on fertilizers released

PAR Feb 17, 2017 0

The Government of Pakistan has released the second tranche of the long-awaited subsidy amount promised on fertilizers in the National Budget 2016-2017...

Punjab plans Rs 500 million subsidy on potassium-based fertilizers

PAR Feb 13, 2017 0

The Punjab government has devised the methodology of extending a subsidy of Rs 500 million on potassium-based fertilizers and introducing direct cash...