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Gwadar Free Zone inaugurated

PAR Jan 30, 2018 0

People attend the inauguration ceremony of first phase of Gwadar Port's Free Zone in southwest Pakistan's Gwadar on Jan. 29, 2018. The first phase of...

Gwadar Free Zone projects to be listed at PSX

PAR Jan 30, 2018 0

KARACHI: Gwadar Free Trade Zone projects, which fall under the umbrella of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), could be listed at the Pakista...

CPEC is an inclusive initiative: Chinese Foreign Ministry

PAR Jan 30, 2018 0

BEIJING: The China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is purely an economic cooperation project that does not involve the issue of territorial disputes...

Cotton market: subdued business on lack of buying interest

PAR Jan 29, 2018 0

Spinners and mills were on the sidelines due to lack of buying interest on the cotton market on Saturday in process of trading, dealers said. The offi...

Administrative control of PCCC likely to rest with food ministry

PAR Jan 29, 2018 0

Deputy Chairman Planning Comm-ission Sartaj Aziz-led committee has agreed in principle to transfer the administrative control of Pakistan Central Cott...

SEZs under CPEC open to all investors: NA told

PAR Jan 26, 2018 0

Islamabad: The National Assembly was informed on Thursday that nine Special Economic Zones (SEZs) to be established under China-Pakistan Economic Corr...

Meeting with ICCI: Chinese law firm discusses prospects of joint ventures

PAR Jan 26, 2018 0

ISLAMABAD: A delegation of China’s largest law firm Dacheng Dentons, led by Senior Partner Yongqian Xu, visited the Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and...

Subdued condition on cotton market

PAR Jan 26, 2018 0

Weakness was prevalent on the ready cotton market where some traders informed that lint values have shed between Rs 200 to Rs 300 per maund (37.32 Kgs...

Prices fluctuate slightly

PAR Jan 26, 2018 0

Prices fluctuated slightly on the cotton market on Thursday in the process of modest trading, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchanged at Rs...

Cotton market: no change in present scenario after SRO

PAR Jan 25, 2018 0

No major changes were witnessed on the cotton market on Wednesday after the issuance of Statuary Release Orders (SRO), dealers said. The official spot...

Customs Auction Cell Islamabad fetches Rs33m as CD during 15 days of January

PAR Jan 25, 2018 0

ISLAMABAD: The Customs Auction Cell MCC Islamabad received over Rs33million of Customs Duty by auctioning off impounded smuggled goods and vehicles du...

Need for revolutionizing cotton industry in Pakistan

PAR Jan 25, 2018 0

Agronomists, economists and other experts, Wednesday, termed the indifferent approach of the stakeholders and decision makers as the sole reason for d...

Special court hands heroin smuggler over to customs for five-day custody

PAR Jan 25, 2018 0

LAHORE: The Customs Special Court has handed an accused smuggler over to Pakistan Customs who was arrested in a smuggling of a large quantity of heroi...

Customs North Region relatively earns Rs770m more revenue than yesteryear’s

PAR Jan 25, 2018 0

ISLAMABAD: The Customs North Region generated Rs770million of surplus revenue under all the tax heads against a revenue collection of first three week...

SHC seeks comments on petition challenging extra duty on hot rolled coils

PAR Jan 25, 2018 0

KARACHI: The Sindh High Court (SHC) has directed customs officials to file their respective para wise comments on a constitutional petition filed by M...