SSGC to supply natural gas to over 137 villages in Balochistan and Sindh

Islamabad: Sui Southern Gas Company Limited (SSGCL) will supply natural gas to over 137 villages of Sindh and Balochistan provinces during the current fiscal...

26.5m tons of wheat expected to be produced during crop season 2017-18

Islamabad:  About 26.5 million tons of wheat will be produced during the crop season 2017-18 to fulfill the domestic requirements of country as well...

Telecom imports declined 0.38pc during FY 2016-17

Islamabad: Pakistan imported telecom products worth $1,355,891 million during the fiscal year 2016-17, showing a nominal decline of 0.38 percent when compared to the...

Import of crude, petrol, jet fuel witnesses increase during July 2017

ISLAMABAD Import of crude oil, petrol and jet fuel have witnessed an upward trend while the import of furnace oil and diesel has recorded decline...

PARC trains 100,000 farmers in last 4 years

ISLAMABAD The Pakistan Agriculture Research Council (PARC) has trained about 100,000 farmers of rice, wheat, maize and sugarcane crops across the country during last four...

Ufone salutes spirit of Pakistani citizens on 70th Independence Day

ISLAMABAD Ufone is marking Pakistan’s 70th Independence Day by celebrating the spirit and people of Pakistan. Ufone employees held an Independence Day event for employees...

Tax Directory 2016: HBL, MCB top tax payers list

Islamabad: The tax directory prepared by the Federal Board of Revenue for 2016 and released by the Finance Minister Ishaq Dar on Friday, shed...

SAARC-CCI calls for increasing investment in agri-research

Islamabad: SAARC Chamber of Commerce and Industry on Friday urged the government for increasing investment in agriculture research to boost crop yield to strengthen...

Petroleum ministry approaches ECC to help resolve Uch field wellhead gas price dispute

Islamabad: The dispute over the wellhead gas price of Uch field continues between Ministry of Petroleum and Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) continues...

PM calls for timely completion of hydro-electric power projects

Islamabad: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi directed on Friday the recently created Ministry of Water Resources to focus on ongoing development projects and ensure...

HBL profits fall by 1.8pc during Jan-June 2017

Karachi: In a notification sent to the bourse on Friday, Habib Bank Limited (HBL) one of the country’s largest bank by operations announced its...

NBP set to re-launch PM youth loan scheme in September

Karachi: The National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) announced on Friday it will be re-launching the Prime Ministers Youth Programme again in September after conversion...

Engro Foods posts loss of Rs145m for April-June 2017 quarter

Karachi: In a notification sent to the bourse on Friday, Engro Foods Limited (EFL) reported its earnings for the 2nd quarter ended April-June 2017. The...

SEZs to commence operations within next two years: BOI

Islamabad: The Board of Investment (BOI) on Friday said that Special Economic Zones (SEZs) equipped with modern state-of-the-art facilities for foreign and local investors...

ICCI urges Punjab govt to address concerns of Pharma industry immediately

Islamabad: The Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry urged for addressing the concerns of pharmaceutical industry on priority basis in the Punjab. President, ICCI, Khalid...

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