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  • Dry milk samples found tainted with high levels of lead

    KARACHI: Samples of unbranded powdered milk recently analysed by a Karachi University (KU) team have been found to be contaminated with high concentration of lead...

    Thirty three samples of dry milk were collected from Quaidabad, Nazimabad, Malir, Shah Faisal Colony, Saddar, Orangi, Korangi and Gulistan-i-Jauhar...

  • Packaged milk price goes up by Rs5

    KARACHI: Nestle Pakistan has increased the price of EveryDay tea whitener by Rs20 on a one-kilogram pack and by Rs10 on a 400-gram pack ahead of Ramazan...

    Waqar Ahmad, head of corporate affairs at Nestle Pakistan, said the company has a range of sizes in EveryDay, but the prices have been raised for only a few sizes...

  • Milk producer increases price

    KARACHI: A leading tetra milk producer has increased the price by Rs5 to Rs10 ahead of the budget and Ramazan...

    The company, however, did not give any reason for pushing up the price...

  • Milk retail price fixed at Rs80 a litre

    KARACHI: Milk price in the city has been fixed at Rs80 a litre and stern action will be taken against any milk seller selling the commodity at rates higher than the official one, Karachi commissioner said on Thursday...

    Giving a press briefing in his office, Asif Shah said the price had been fixed after a marathon meeting stretching over 15 hours between representatives of dairy farmers, wholesalers, retailers and the city...

  • Milk sellers divided over price hike after crackdown

    KARACHI: A swift and stern action taken by the city administration against profiteers selling milk at Rs90 and Rs95 per litre by sending some of them to prison, many others to police lock-ups and imposing heavy fines on others, has cracked the milk cartels with one group agreeing to sell milk at the old rate while the other one threatening to suspend milk supply to the city beginning on Wednesday evening...

    Following the crackdown on...

  • Milk retailers warn of strike over price

    HYDERABAD: Leaders of milk retailers have threatened to go on strike if they are forced to implement a new notification for prices of milk and yogurt...

    Speaking at a press conference held at the local press club on Tuesday, Doodh Faroshan Welfare Association president Faheemuddin Shaikh, vice president Abdul Qadeer and general secretary Abdul Rehman Nagori said a notification was issued on May 25 that milk and yogurt be sold at Rs80...

  • SHC expresses concern at hike in milk price across city

    KARACHI: Expressing grave concern over the increase in milk prices in the city, the Sindh High Court on Friday directed the Karachi commissioner to file a comprehensive report reflecting the regulation of dairy products’ prices...

    At the outset of the hearing on Friday, the petitioner informed the judges that wholesalers were providing milk at Rs63 per litre to retailers, who were selling it at Rs84 to Rs100 per litre at shops across...

  • SHC wants to know formula for fixing milk price

    KARACHI: The Sindh High Court on Thursday directed the authorities to submit before it the criteria for fixing dairy products as dairy farmers asked the court to increase the price of fresh milk...

    On Thursday, the counsel appearing for the dairy farmers informed the judges that they were suffering financial losses on the sale of milk at Rs85 per litre and asked the court to direct the city administration to increase the retail price...

  • Consensus on Rs94 per litre milk price reached

    KARACHI: After reaching an agreement by all stakeholders, the milk price has unofficially been fixed at Rs94 per litre, Dawn has learnt...

    Sources said the price of Rs94 was agreed upon by all stakeholders after negotiations were held at a meeting at the commissioner’s office on Tuesday evening...

  • SHC directs city administration to notify milk price within two days

    KARACHI: The Sindh High Court on Wednesday directed the city administration to notify the milk price within two days after the court was informed that all stakeholders agreed to sell milk at Rs94 per litre from April 1...

    Headed by Justice Aqeel Ahmed Abbasi, a two-judge bench was hearing a set of petitions against and in favour of hike in milk price...

  • Rs94 per litre milk price notified

    KARACHI: The price of milk has been raised by Rs9 per litre and now the essential commodity will be available to the public in the metropolis at the rate of Rs94 per litre from March 30, according to a notification issued here...

    The quality of milk has also been mentioned and it should contain six per cent fats...

  • Pakistan to construct dry ports at Torkham, Chaman

    ISLAMABAD: Commerce Minister Khurram Dastagir Khan said on Wednesday that Pakistan would construct dry ports at the Torkham and Chaman borders in order to facilitate bilateral trade with Afghanistan...

    The minister said that Pakistan was seriously working on infrastructure development and road connectivity with Afghanistan which would tremendously help in promoting economic integration between the two countries, a statement said... ...

  • Pakistan’s first dry bulk terminal will open in March

    CAPE TOWN: Pakistan’s first dry bulk terminal will open next month and is expected to handle three million tonnes a year of coal imports, rising to 20 million tonnes over the next five years, the port’s chief executive said on Thursday...

    The $285 million Muhammad Bin Qasim Port, which was built with support from the World Bank, will also be used to export cement and clinker, Mr Sharique Siddiqui, chief executive for Pakistan...

  • Only six milk brands fit for consumption in Pakistan

    ISLAMABAD: After conducting tests on 16 brands of packaged milk given Ultra High Temperature (UHT) and pasteurisation treatment, the Pakistan Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (PCSIR) has found that only six are safe for consumption, the National Assembly was told on Monday...

    Dairy companies use UHT treatment to increase the shelf life of packaged milk...

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