Category Archives: Government

Punjab Agriculture Minister reviews wheat sowing strategy

Punjab Agriculture Minister Syed Hussain Jahania Gardezi said that this year wheat would be cultivated on 17,000,000 [17 million] acres of land, and more than 26,000,000 [26 million] tons of wheat yield was expected this year. He said this while

Govt, ITFC sign $386m agreement for import of oil, LNG

Pakistan and International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation have signed a financing agreement amounting to 386 million dollars for import of oil and LNG. The facility will be utilized by Pakistan State Oil Company Limited, Pakistan Arab Refinery Limited and Pakistan

Govt working on a number of power projects: Mahmood

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Mahmood Khan says the provincial government is working on a number of mega hydel power projects in the province. Presiding over a meeting in Peshawar on Saturday, he said utilizing huge hydel power potential of the

Govt focusing to increase trade volume with other countries: FM

Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi says the government is focusing on increasing export and trade volume with other countries for strengthening our economy. Addressing the second high level meeting regarding economic diplomacy at Foreign Office in Islamabad today (Thursday), he

Govt providing many facilities to investors under EoDB: FM

Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi says under Ease of Doing Business policy, our government is providing many facilities to investors to expand their business. He was talking to Managing Director Metro Pakistan Marek Minkiewicz, Director Corporate Affairs Metro Pakistan, Pervez

Providing facilities to business community, prime objective of govt: PM

Prime Minister Imran Khan says the government is working on elimination of unnecessary regulations and improving tax system to facilitate the business community. Talking to a delegation of leading industrialists of the country in Islamabad today (Thursday), he said a

Promoting exports, value addition govt’s top priority: Dawood

Adviser on Commerce Razak Dawood has said promoting exports and value addition is the priority of the government. He was talking to the Country Director of World Bank in Islamabad on Wednesday. They discussed matters of mutual interests.   Source:

Balochistan Govt striving to develop agriculture sector on modern lines

Balochistan government striving to develop the agriculture sector on modern lines. Director General Balochistan Agriculture Research Institute Juma Khan Tareen while talking to APP, said multiple projects were on the cards to facilitate the farmers for boosting agricultural production in