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New York cotton falls over three percent

PAR Sep 13, 2017 0

ICE cotton futures fell more than three percent on Monday on profit taking ahead of a monthly crop supply and demand report from the US government whi...

Spot rates fall sharply on cotton market

PAR Sep 13, 2017 0

Official spot rates fell sharply on the cotton market on Tuesday in the process of trading, dealers said. The official spot rate was down by Rs 100 to...

Export of sugar approved by inter-ministerial body

PAR Sep 12, 2017 0

An inter-ministerial committee headed by Commerce Minister on Monday approved export of 1.5 million tons of sugar in three phases with a subsidy of Rs...

Growers asked to dry up fields as deluge poses threat

PAR Sep 12, 2017 0

Stagnant rainwater is feared to damage the standing crops especially cotton, the Met Office on Monday warned the farmers. It asked the growers to dry...

Nearly 20,000 local jobs created as a result of CPEC: Chinese Ambassador

PAR Sep 12, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Chinese Ambassador in Pakistan Sun Weidong has said the flagship project of the Belt and Road Initiative, China-Pakistan Economic Corridor...

Pakistan and China have complete coordination on terrorism issue: Senator Mushahid

PAR Sep 12, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Chairman of Senate Committee on Foreign Affairs Mushahid Hussain Syed said China had always supported Pakistan at international forums on i...

New York cotton falls over three percent

PAR Sep 12, 2017 0

ICE cotton futures fell more than three percent on Monday on profit taking ahead of a monthly crop supply and demand report from the US government whi...

PU sets up CPEC Integrated Study Centre

PAR Sep 12, 2017 0

Lahore: Punjab Minister for Higher Education Syed Raza Ali Gilani has said that China Pakistan Economic Corridor would guarantee socio-economic develo...

Cotton market Speculative buying helps rates to rise

PAR Sep 12, 2017 0

Speculative buying pushed the rates higher on the cotton market on Monday in the process of trading, dealers said. The official spot rate gained Rs 50...

Cotton prices up on sustained buying

PAR Sep 11, 2017 0

Prices moved up slightly on the cotton market on Saturday on sustained buying by spinners and mills, dealers said. The official spot rate stayed put a...

Rice Traders Who Failed to Meet Export Quota Get 6 Month Extension

PAR Sep 11, 2017 0

According to the circular, SBP provided up to 6 months relaxation to rice exporters under some terms and conditions. Relaxations of performance criter...

China and Pakistan inaugurate Nuclear Power Plant Unit-4

PAR Sep 11, 2017 0

The inauguration of Chashma Nuclear Power Plant Unit-4 is another milestone achieved by the Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission in collaboration with Ch...

CPEC: Dar and Chinese counterpart meet to discuss issues of mutual interest

PAR Sep 11, 2017 0

Beijing: Finance Minister, Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar held a meeting with his Chinese counterpart Xiao Jie here to discuss various issues of mutual in...

CPEC Conference to be organized by PU

PAR Sep 11, 2017 0

LAHORE: The Punjab University Department of History & Pakistan Studies will organise a three-day international conference on China-Pakistan Econom...

CPEC to boost Pakistan's economy

PAR Sep 11, 2017 0

Beijing: China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) will restore Pakistan’s journey to progress and prosperity as the country has suffered a great deal i...