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    Generators Prices In Islamabad Ancient

  • Dealers of power generators dread end of loadshedding

    KARACHI: The prime minister’s announcement that loadshedding will end by November has made the importers/dealers of power generators uncertain about their future business prospects...

    The import bill for generators hit an all-time high of more than $3 billion in 2016-17 from $1...

  • Importing generators

    According to the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS), the import of generators was worth $1...

    This does not include fuel to run the generators...

  • Demand for generators surges

    Know more: Heatwave pushes up demand for split ACs, room coolers“Dealers who were selling 10 generators a day ahead of Ramazan are now clearing 25 units on an average per day,” he said, adding that the rush of buyers has not subsided despite marginal decline in the temperature recently...

    People are buying from one to three kilovolt-ampere (kVA) generators for their homes...

  • Air-powered generators

    THE import of gas-powered generators is allowed but running them on gas is banned because of a shortage of the commodity...

    Similarly petrol generators are imported in the thousands but acquiring fuel from filling stations in jerry cans is prohibited for security reasons...

  • Demo for power generators at SMC hostels

    SAHIWAL: Around 400 medical students living in the newly-constructed Sahiwal Medical College hostels protested non-provision of power generators to them during seven to eight hours daily outages...

    The protesting students, 340 of them females, gathered on DPS Road in front of the college and blamed SMC Principal Dr Iftkhar and Hostel warden Arshad Qureshi for their plight, alleging both of them failed to provide back-up generators...

  • Petrol generators to cost more after 40pc surge in customs value

    KARACHI: Consumers will have to pay more for petrol generators as the Directorate of Customs Valuation has increased customs value by at least 40 per cent on June 10, 2016...

    2000 and also for other generators of different categories under different PCT headings vide through impugned valuation ruling no 869/2016 by the Directorate of Customs Valuation...

  • UoG staffers in trouble for not repairing generators

    GUJRAT: University of Gujrat Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Ziaul Qayyum has suspended Deputy Director (Administration and Coordination) Akhtar Warraich as head of maintenance department over alleged slackness in keeping standby generators functional during consistent power outages...

    The VC ordered the issuance of a show-cause notice to the head and other officials of the maintenance section for their failure in rectifying the faults of the...

  • SC stays SHC order for removal of generators from footpaths

    ISLAMABAD: The Sup­re­­me Court stayed on Thursday Sindh High Court’s Oct 20, 2015 judgment asking the District Municipal Corpora­tion (DMC) of Karachi to remove electricity generators installed by banks, companies and individuals on footpaths...

    The order to remove the generators from Karachi’s footpaths which block public access and create hindrance for pedestrians was issued by the SHC on a plea raised by the United Human Rights...

  • Power crisis costs $4bn in four years thanks to import of generators

    KARACHI: Traders dealing in generators have expedited imports, anticipating an increase in demand amid forecast of a more intense heat wave in the coming summer amid persistent energy shortages which are likely to worsen...

    With petrol and diesel prices on the decline, a major demand for generators came from the builders of high-rise apartments and other mega project operators where standby generators are considered a necessity... ...

  • Call for halt to zap fishing with generators

    Others use more brutal — and illegal — techniques: spraying pesticides directly into the river or, like Khan, using the electric current from generators to stun the river’s inhabitants into submission...

    “Fishing with dynamite and generators kills the entire population,” says Ghaniur Rehman...

  • Tesla, Australia to turn 50,000 homes into power generators

    Some 50,000 homes in South Australia will receive solar panels and Tesla batteries, the state government announced on Sunday, in a landmark plan to turn houses into a giant, interconnected power plant...

    South Australia is already home to world's biggest battery in an Elon Musk-driven project to provide electricity for more than 30,000 homes
  • IS blows up ancient ruins of Nimrud

    BAGHDAD: Militants belonging to the self-styled Islamic State hammered, bulldozed and ultimately blew up parts of the ancient Iraqi Assyrian city of Nimrud, destroying a site dating back to the 13th century BC, an online militant video purportedly shows...

    The militants have been destroying ancient relics they say promote idolatry that violate their fundamentalist interpretation of Islamic law, including the ancient Iraqi city of...

  • Ancient Egyptian boat discovered near pyramids

    CAIRO: Czech archaeologists have unearthed an ancient funerary boat near the Abusir pyramids south of Cairo, officials said on Monday, in a discovery that could shed light on shipbuilding in ancient Egypt...

    While members of the team were clearing a mastaba or ancient tomb, they found parts of the 18-metre-long boat covered in sand and lying on a bed of stones, the ministry said...

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