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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...

Agriculture expo from 23th

PAR Jun 4, 2018 0

Punjab Agriculture Department will host a two-day International Agri-Expo-2018 starting from June 23 to 24, 2018 at Lahore Expo Centre. Punjab Agricul...

Inflation rises to 4.2pc in Pakistan

PAR Jun 4, 2018 0

As compared to April 2018, there is hike in the percentage of inflation in the month of May 2018. As per study, the increase is from 3.7% to 4.2%, mai...

Cotton market remains steady

PAR Jun 1, 2018 0

Domestic market cotton prices continue to maintain their steady posture as the Karachi Cotton Association (KCA) fixed its ex-gin price of cotton again...

Listless business seen

PAR Jun 1, 2018 0

Not a single deal was reported on the cotton market on Thursday as leading buyers were on sidelines due to less buying interest, dealers said. The off...

Punjab Agri Dept To Hold Mango Production Competition In Lahore

PAR Jun 1, 2018 0

The Punjab Agriculture department will hold Mango Production Competition 2018-19 in Lahore with an objective to boost per acre yield of the fruit. Th...

Protest seeking removal of acting VC of Agriculture University continues

PAR Jun 1, 2018 0

The protest campaign seeking removal of acting vice-chancellor of the Agriculture University Peshawar and early appointment of a full-timer continued...

Wheat Procurement Process In Progress Transparently

PAR Jun 1, 2018 0

The wheat purchasing process is in progress transparenlty and without any discrimination at all the centers established across the district. Accordin...

Commodities: Short supply mars trading on cotton market

PAR Jun 1, 2018 0

The prices of new season’s phutti (seed cotton) on Wednesday in­­creased up to Rs100, however activity remained restricted due to short supply of lint...

Pakistan acknowledges USAID efforts in promoting agri research

PAR Jun 1, 2018 0

International Centre for Agriculture Research. in Dry Areas (ICARDA) is implementing projects on Water and Soil in Pakistan in close Collaboration wit...

Flood-hit sugarcane farmers brace for huge losses as prices slump

PAR Jun 1, 2018 0

Cane growers around Ingham are struggling under the dual burden of plummeting sugar prices and the ongoing impact of the disastrous March floods. Two...

83.67% Wheat Target Achieved In Faisalabad

PAR May 31, 2018 0

Food Department Wednesday claimed to achieve 83.67 percent wheat target so far by purchasing 4,472,386 bags wheat during ongoing wheat procurement dri...

Govt announces tax exemption to Pakistan Mortgage Refinance Company for five years

PAR May 31, 2018 0

Federal government has provided income tax and capital gain tax exemption to Pakistan Mortgage Refinance Company (PMRC) for five years, with effect fr...

IHC seeks record of cases filed against Customs Appellate Tribunal, ATIR

PAR May 31, 2018 0

Islamabad High Court on Wednesday directed parties to submit record of the cases while hearing four customs matters filed against Customs Appellate Tr...