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2-day Agriculture Expo To Commence From 23rd June In Lahore

PAR Jun 8, 2018 0

Punjab Agriculture Department will hold a two-day Agri Expo 2018 at Expo Centre in Lahore from 23rd of this month. The Spokesman for the department N...

Global Basmati Rice Market Segment (2018-2023) – In-Depth Research Report

PAR Jun 8, 2018 0

Global Basmati Rice 2018-2023 Report analyzed and exhibited by Marketdesk.org which provides the fundamental overview of Basmati Rice covering every m...

Call to make Indus waters treaty part of foreign policy

PAR Jun 7, 2018 0

Pakistan must change its cropping patterns, water usage habits and planning mechanisms, and develop multiple storages and make the 1960 Indus Waters T...

Pakistan fails to meet cotton sowing target as water shortage bites

PAR Jun 7, 2018 0

Pakistan has missed cotton sowing targets, largely in Sindh, due to acute water shortage amid climate change. The situation may lead to low cotton pr...

Vietnam resumes wheat imports from Ukraine

PAR Jun 7, 2018 0

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam has passed a resolution to resume wheat imports from Ukraine....

Customs duty, ST re-imposed on import of cotton

PAR Jun 6, 2018 0

Customs duty, additional custom duty and sales tax has been re-imposed @ 3%, 1% and 5% on the import of cotton with effect from July 15, 2018 to maint...

Firmness prevails on cotton market

PAR Jun 6, 2018 0

Firmness prevailed on the cotton market on Tuesday as needy buyers showed interest in purchasing of new crop, dealers said. The official spot rate was...

Cotton’s the right choice for Emerald cropping farmers

PAR Jun 6, 2018 0

COTTON is the principle irrigated crop grown in the central highlands of Queensland thanks largely to a secure and reliable water supply. Irrigator...

Drought-like conditions may disappear as temperatures in catchments rise

PAR Jun 6, 2018 0

The drought-like conditions prevailing in the country since the start of the Kharif season two months ago showed early signs of fading on Monday as te...

Farmers to send Pak agri-import samples to BJP leaders

PAR Jun 6, 2018 0

Rashtriya Kisan Mahasangh (RKM), the coalition of farmer organisations behind the 10-day Gaon Bandh since June 1, said it would intensify its agitatio...

Stagnant wheat, rice prices kept inflation low during PML-N rule

PAR Jun 6, 2018 0

It was mainly because of almost stagnant wheat and rice prices that inflation remained subdued during the five-year rule of Pakistan Muslim League-Naw...

Hosiery machines: FMC Mayor hints at withdrawal of municipal tax

PAR Jun 5, 2018 0

A formal notification to withdraw enhanced municipal tax on hosiery machines will be issued within next couple of days while municipal staff has been...

Cotton prices up on lean business

PAR Jun 5, 2018 0

Prices moved up on the cotton market on Monday in process of subdued trading, dealers said. The official spot rate was higher by Rs 100 to Rs 7,500, t...

Listless business on cotton market

PAR Jun 4, 2018 0

Listless business was seen on the cotton market on Saturday in process of trading, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchanged at Rs 7,400, the...

Kenya unveils plans to revamp ailing cotton industry

PAR Jun 4, 2018 0

Kenya has announced plans aimed at revamping its ailing cotton sector, a government official revealed on Saturday. Charles Waturu, Director of Hortic...