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  • Growers reject new tobacco price

    SWABI: Tobacco growers and their leaders on Tuesday rejected the new price of Flue-Cured Virginia (FCV) tobacco as the crop purchase started by the national and multinational companies...

    Reacting angrily to the low margin in the new prices of tobacco crop, Kashtkar Coordination Council (KCC) leaders said that they held a protest meeting soon after the maximum price was fixed...

  • New policy to help cut wheat production price

    ISLAMABAD: The government is working on a new wheat price policy for this fiscal year with focus on reducing the cost of production instead of subsidy...

    Under the proposed policy, it is likely that the wheat support price, which is a form of subsidy to farmers, would not be maintained at last year’s level of Rs1,300 per 40kg...

  • Gulf should adjust to new oil price ‘reality’: IMF

    DUBAI: Gulf economies need to adjust to the “new reality” of oil prices expected to remain low for some time, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) says, recommending spending cuts and income diversification...

    “Not only this year, but for the years to come, these countries will need to make an adjustment to better balance their spending to the new reality of the oil prices,” said IMF Middle East and Central Asia chief Masood Ahmed......

  • Depressed price of new rice crop

    The paddy producers’ only worry is the low price of the commodity in the market at a time when their cost of production is attaining new highs...

    The price for coarse paddy variety has dropped as exports are falling...

  • Hamza sees a ‘tsunami of price hike with new taxes’ in budget

    “There will be a tsunami of price hike after the budget, as the government has proposed new taxes worth Rs700 billion in the budget to be presented next month, and the selected rulers have no agenda to rescue the sinking boat of national economy,” Hamza said while talking to the media here on Sunday after condoling with the family whose six members died in a roof collapse incident...

  • Pakistan fails to capitalise on oil price dip: ADB

    ISLAMABAD: The Asian Development Bank says that Pakistan’s economy has failed to achieve its growth potential in spite of benefiting from lower prices of oil which accounts for almost a third of its imports...

    The ADB approved $1 billion for projects in Pakistan to improve transport and trade...

  • Fixing Pakistan's water woes beyond regulating the price of bottled water

    But even if Diamer-Bhasha reaches its funding goal, then what?The court summoned yesterday the CEOs of all bottled water companies to present data on the price of extracted water and the revenue they have made selling it...

    We can question whether major bottlers are cartelised, and whether quality audits are functioning well, but let’s think here instead about what the price of water should be...

  • Pakistan paid the price for waking up too late

    LONDON: Every World Cup failure for Pakistan sparks a wave of reviews and sackings and the promise of a fresh approach — until the team wins again and all is forgotten...

    Pakistan won four straight matches to finish level on 11 points with New Zealand, but they bowed out of the tournament due to an inferior net run-rate...

  • Govt not bound to fix cane price every year, SHC told

    HYDERABAD: The Sindh government is under no obligation to fix the price of sugar cane for every crushing season under the Sugar Factories Control Act, 1950, the Sindh High Court Hyderabad circuit bench was told by the counsel for litigant sugar millers on Tuesday...

    “In fact, it is not incumbent upon the government to determine price of sugar cane on recommendations of the board,” suggested the affidavit citing the words ‘or...

  • Footprints: The high price of migration

    ATHENS: Nasima, 32, has just finished wrangling with her two daughters and one son, when a foreign journalist comes asking Afghan refugees what they plan to do after reports that the border of Macedonia is closed to all non-Syrians...

    “What did he say?” she asks in panic
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