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74.73% Wheat Target Achieved

PAR May 28, 2018 0

Food Department has claimed to achieve 74.73 percent wheat target so far by purchasing 3,994,422 bags wheat during ongoing wheat procurement drive in...

Subdued conditions on cotton market

PAR May 25, 2018 0

On the ready cotton market, traders in Karachi reported easy and dull conditions prevailing on Thursday. Even though hardly about 100,000 bales of cot...

Lean business witnessed

PAR May 25, 2018 0

Lean business was again witnessed on the cotton market on Thursday as leading mills conspicuous by their absence, dealers said. The official spot rate...

Agriculture Experts Advised To Cut Branches Of Pomegranate Trees During May

PAR May 25, 2018 0

Agriculture experts have advised growers to cut branches of pomegranate trees for better nourishment during the current month. In a statement issued i...

Worries pile up for border farmers, paddy season on, but wheat not sold

PAR May 25, 2018 0

The recurrent Pakistan shelling and firing on Indian villages along the 198-km-long International Border (IB) have left the entire farming community i...

CCRI, WWF Sign MoU For Safe Agriculture Practices

PAR May 25, 2018 0

The World Wildlife Fund pakistan has registered over 100,000 cotton farmers enabling them to preserve environment. In this regard, Central Cotton Rese...

Judiciary is taking measures for smooth implementation of CPEC, CJP tells Chinese Chief Justice

PAR May 24, 2018 0

Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar met his Chinese counterpart, the Honourable Zhou Qiang, president of the Supreme Peoples Court of Chi...

SHC seeks comments on petition filed by M/s Blue Sky Enterprises

PAR May 24, 2018 0

The Sindh High Court (SHC) on Wednesday directed customs officials to make sure filing their comments on a constitutional petition filed by M/s Blue S...

Customs Appellate Tribunal chairman hears cases at headquarters

PAR May 24, 2018 0

Customs Appellate Tribunal Chairman Justice (r) Malik Manzoor Hussain on Wednesday continued hearing of cases at Customs Appellate Tribunal’s headquar...

FBR not to involve in tax matter related to Chinese contractor of Neelum-Jhelum Hydropower Company

PAR May 24, 2018 0

Federal Board Revenue (FBR) will not involve in tax matter related to Chinese contractor of Neelum-Jhelum Hydropower Company (NJHPC). According to th...

FBR takes measures to check smuggling & sales of illicit-manufactured cigarettes

PAR May 24, 2018 0

The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Wednesday said that it had taken numerous measures to check the smuggling of foreign brands of cigarettes; however,...

Bosan optimistic about cotton crop’s prospects

PAR May 24, 2018 0

Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research Sikander Hayat Bosan chaired the 86th meeting of all Pakistan Central Committee held at Minis...

Lacklustre trade seen on cotton market

PAR May 24, 2018 0

Lacklustre condition prevailed on the cotton market on Wednesday owing to the shortage of quality lint, dealers said. The official spot rate was uncha...

Pakistan lift ban on Afghan cotton export

PAR May 23, 2018 0

Pakistan has left ban on the export of Afghan cotton to Pakistan, a statement from the governor house said on Tuesday. In the past, Pakistan banned t...

Pakistan's textile exports jump 8pc

PAR May 23, 2018 0

Exports of textile and clothing products recorded an eight per cent growth year-on-year to $11.2 billion in the 10 months of 2017-18, the Pakistan Bur...