FPCCI urges OGRA to reject proposal for gas tariff hike

KARACHI: The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) has urged the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) to dismiss...

PM likely to announce energy relief for industrial sector

ISLAMABAD: As the government has added to the industrialists' problems by increasing the power tariff, PM Imran Khan may soon announce a...

Depleting gas reserves not enough to meet winter demand, Senate told

ISLAMABAD: Federal Energy Minister Omer Ayub Khan said on Thursday that the country was going to face gas shortage in the upcoming...

CPPA seeks Rs1.36 per unit hike in power price

ISLAMABAD: The price of electricity is likely to witness Rs1.36 per unit hike in the near future, as the Central Power Purchasing...

Recoveries of power distribution companies drop 1.48pc YoY in FY20: NEPRA report

ISLAMABAD: The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) has revealed that overall recoveries of the power distributing companies (DISCOs) during the fiscal...

CCoE may approve furnace oil import to meet energy needs this winter

ISLAMABAD: The Cabinet Committee on Energy (CCoE), in its upcoming meeting, may approve the import of furnace oil to meet the country's...

Sindh govt to be responsible for gas shortage in Karachi as ROW not given: minister

Omer Ayub says govt will save around Rs147bn in three years after it streamlines matters related to LNG usage in power generation

KCCI contends number of taxpayers reduced to 2.4m due to coercion by authorities

KARACHI: Due to coercive nature of the regulatory regime, the number of taxpayers has shrunk from 2.8 million to 2.4 million in...

Conversion of CNG vehicles to RLNG to cut oil import bill by 20pc: PEW

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Economy Watch (PEW) Chairman Brigadier (r) Aslam Khan on Saturday lauded the move of the government to promote the use...

PM for making NOCs’ issuance to construction industry easy, transparent

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has directed the authorities concerned to make the process of issuance of no-objection certificate (NOC) in the...

Tractor production up 17pc in three months

ISLAMABAD: The production of farm tractors in the country increased by 17.16pc to 11,235 units in the first three months (July-September) of...

PPMA demands periodic review of drug prices 

The Pakistan Pharmaceutical Manufacturers’ Association (PPMA) held a press briefing to demand continuity of the system of linking medicine prices with the...

KCCI rejects hike in K-Electric tariff, demands withdrawal

KARACHI: Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) President Shariq Vohra said on Tuesday that hike in K-Electric tariff would prove to...

Power Division notifies up to Rs2.89 per unit increase in K-Electric tariff

ISLAMABAD: Electricity consumers of K-Electric will bear up to Rs2.89 per unit hike as the Power Division has issued a notification to...

NEPRA okays 83-paisa per unit hike in power tariff

ISLAMABAD: The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) on Thursday notified an increase of Rs0.83 per unit in power tariff on account of...