Power Ministry presents fudged figures of power situation

Electricity shortfall currently stands between 6,000MW to 8,000MW ISLAMABAD: Contrary to the claims of the water and power ministry regarding electricity demand...

Rs1.96 per unit refund will be provided to electricity consumers this month: NEPRA

A Rs1.96 per unit refund has been ordered to be provided to customers this month said National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA)...

Gov’t focused on resolving energy issue on top priority: Dar

On Thursday, the Minister for Finance, Muhammad Ishaq Dar said the government was focused on resolving the issue of energy on a...

MENA Energy issues clarification on its dispute with Hascol Petroleum

MENA Energy DMCC (MENA), headquartered in Dubai, UAE, has responded to its position on the oil trading dispute between it and Hascol...

Early harvest energy projects under CPEC to be completed by 2018

China reaffirmed that most of the early harvest energy projects being built under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) framework would be completed...

Small traders warn of electricity bill payment boycott in Karachi

The small traders of Karachi have warned to boycott payment of electricity bills if persisting load-shedding in the city is not stopped....

PSO receivables touch all time high of Rs300b

As Pakistan State Oil’s receivables cross Rs300b, it has been learnt that the Ministry of Finance is gearing up to release Rs45b...

TAPI partners plan to meet in Dubai, review project progress

The four-nation consortium, Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI), will be meeting in Dubai in June to review progress on the multi-billion dollars gas pipeline project...

Future of Sindh govt’s 2600 MW wind power projects in doldrums

--NEPRA dismisses review motion of Sindh government   The future of 2600 megawatts wind power projects of Sindh province is in doldrums as the...

PM directs ministry of finance to immediately release Rs104b on account of subsidy

In a meeting presided by the Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday which was also attended by officials of the Water and...

Conduct third-party audit of circular debt claims says: PM Nawaz Sharif

A fresh call for a third-party audit has been issued by the Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to re-authenticate the circular debt figure...

PPIB Issues LOI to Chinese firm for 300 MW coal power project in Gwadar

  The Private Power and Infrastructure Board (PPIB) has issued a Letter of Interest (LOI) to China Communications Construction Company Ltd (CCCC) for...

Increased taxes on CNG industry rejected: APCNGA

  The All Pakistan CNG Association (APCNGA) on Tuesday rejected an increase in taxes slapped on the CNG sector in the recently-announced budget...

OGRA recommends Rs 13.60/liter hike in Kerosene oil price

    The Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) has worked out hike up to Rs 13.60 per litre in the price of Kerosene...

Crude petroleum exports reach $5.889m in July-March 2016-17

The year-on-year exports of petroleum (crude) increased by 47.49 percent during the month of March 2017 as compared to the same month...