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  • Centre has assured Sindh of no gas outage for industries, Qaim tells SITE body

    KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah on Thursday said he had spoken to Federal Finance Minister Ishaq Dar for provision of a smooth and regular gas supply to all the seven industrial areas in the province...

    Take a look: Sindh rejects Centre’s move to levy tax on gas consumersAnswering questions raised by the SITE representatives, the chief minister said Mr Dar had assured him that the grievances of Sindh would be...

  • In-house treatment plant to become mandatory before setting up industries in Sindh

    KARACHI: Against the backdrop of strict directives of the Supreme Court, the Sindh industries and commerce department has drafted a new law making it mandatory for industrial units to install a pre-treatment plant within the factory premises to treat toxic waste, it emerged on Tuesday...

    Senior officials said the new law — The Sindh Industries Registration Act — would also make it mandatory for all industries established since 1991 to...

  • Body formed in Sindh to finalise guidelines for reopening industries

    KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah on Sunday constituted a committee of health experts, labour and industries secretaries and representatives of the police and Rangers to prepare a standard operating procedure (SOP) for factories so that they could be allowed to resume operation...

    The meeting was attended by provincial ministers Dr Azra Pechuho, Saeed Ghani, Ikram Dharejo, Nasir Shah, Law Adviser Murtaza Wahab,...

  • SoPs set for Sindh industries

    KARACHI: The Sindh government will only allow those export-oriented units to resume operations which submit an undertaking to abide in letter and spirit with the prescribed standard operating procedures (SoPs) of the provincial government...

    The decision was taken during a meeting between Chief Secretary Sindh, Mumtaz Ali Shah, Provincial Minister Jam Ikram Ullah Dharejo and representatives of various industrial bodies on WednesdayThe...

  • Sindh governor backs demand for opening businesses, industries

    KARACHI: Sindh Governor Imran Ismail on Tuesday put his weight behind the small traders and industrialists for resuming their business activities and “fully endorsed and supported” their demand, as he believed they were badly hit by the lockdown...

    He also appreciated the cooperation of the industries and small traders for the lockdown while keeping their businesses closed and bearing financial losses only for the national cause... ...

  • SHC stays allotment of 21,000 forest acres for industries

    KARACHI: The Sindh High Court on Friday restrained the provincial authorities from allotting over 21,000 acres of forest land in Sujawal and other districts for industrial purposes and from dispossessing the farmers from there...

    The petitioner, a resident of Orangi Town, said that the personnel of the law enforcement agencies raided her house on Jan 15 and took away her husband, an employee of the Karachi Water and Sewerage Board... ...

  • Promising performance of large industries

    Industries have also invested in capacity building...

    In the last fiscal year, LSM growth came on the heels of higher public sector spending on construction and infrastructure, improved security situation, generous bank lending to private sector at low interest rates, better access of industries to gas and electricity supplies and a 3...

  • Efficient use of water by industries stressed

    LAHORE: World Wide Fund for Nature Pakistan (WWF-Pakistan) in collaboration with Cleaner Production Institute (CPI) organised a training workshop on Best Water Management Practices (BWMPs) for leather industries at the Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI)...

    The workshop was attended by general managers and engineers from 26 industries...

  • Hospitals, industries violating environmental laws

    ISLAMABAD: Minister for Climate Change Senator Mushahidullah Khan told the Senate on Thursday that both hospitals and industries were violating environmental laws on the safe disposal of hazardous waste...

    “There are gaps as far as compliance is concerned both by hospitals and industries...

  • ‘Plastic is mother of all industries’

    KARACHI: The government should focus non-tradition items like plastic to boost its exports as the polymer industry has an average growth of 8 to10 per cent per annum and plastic exports are around 15pc said Mr Zubair F...

    Tufail, President of The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI), while inaugurating a three day PakPlas 2017 exhibition of plastic machinery, equipment, raw material and technology at the...

  • PHC stays recovery of gas cess from industries

    PESHAWAR: The Peshawar High Court on Thursday stayed the recovery of arrears on account of Gas Infrastructure Development Cess (GIDC) from around 450 CNG stations and industrial units by the Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited (SNGPL) for the period for which the superior courts had declared the levy of such cess illegal...

    After holding a preliminary hearing into six almost identical petitions, a bench comprising Chief Justice Mazhar...
  • Auto, aerospace industries warm to 3D printing

    EDEN PRAIRIE: New 3D printing technology unveiled this week sharply increases the size of objects that can be produced, offering new possibilities to remake manufacturing in the auto, aerospace and other major industries...

    Stratasys says the applications of the robotic technology are broad and could also be utilised in the oil and medical equipment industries...

  • Rs1.5bn package for reviving Bara industries welcomed

    Expressing his satisfaction over restoration of peace in the terrorism-affected Bara sub-division, Haji Tibat Shah, a power loom owner, told Dawn that all the five clusters of silk industries, including Karegar Garhai, Sultan Garhai, Malak Garhai, Nasir Garhai and Zulfiqar Garhai, were now secured as the security forces and local Khasadar and Levies force had established various checkposts there...

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