Wapda Chief recommended handing over operational control of the Kalabagh dam to Sindh to ensure its reservations were addressed about its share in water consumption
The ban on imports of vegetables/fruits from India by Gulf countries could help Pakistan to double its exports to the region, said FPCCI senior vice president Waheed Ahmed
Urea sales in the period under review touched 480,000 tons, dipping 8 percent year-on-year (YoY), taking five months sales of the commodity to 2.1 million tons, up by 28 percent
LAHORE: It has been learnt that another round of escalated urea prices is expected to kick off starting June, following the federal cash subsidy granted...
The NFSP anticipates 4 percent yearly growth in food production which includes fisheries, livestock and crops
Cotton plantation in Punjab wasn’t as severely impacted by water shortage but could only be sown at 4.39 million acres or 77 percent of the targeted area set at 5.70 million acres
The increase in petroleum prices would increase the input cost of agriculture production as high-speed diesel is being used in tractors, tube-wells, harvesters, thrashers and other agriculture machinery
Di-ammonium phosphate (DAP) sales recorded a 28 percent fall in April 2018, touching 60,000 tons compared to 96,000 tons in April 2017
Water shortage during the early part of the Kharif season has risen to an alarming 45 percent from initial projections of 32 percent against average uses.
Pakistan's economic growth provisionally was expected to reach a thirteen-year high of 5.8 percent for outgoing financial year 2017-18
The hospitality sector, accommodation and food, directly linked to tourism, accounts for only 1.6 percent of the country’s total employment, said the UNDP report
Import of cotton from Afghanistan is under consideration due to the prevailing water shortage in the country
Pakistan has started implementing an agreement to export 3000 metric tonnes of rice to Nigeria while 5000 metric tonne sugar will also be exported to Nigeria.
Rising temperatures and erratic rainfall can affect productivity in agriculture and increase the vulnerability of energy production, as 33% of Pakistan’s energy supply are hydropower-driven
Irsa has setup a regulations director led-committee constituting of directors from Sindh and Punjab to determine discharges at Guddu barrage and the various barrage of Pakistan and provide a report in this regard to IRSA