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  • Oil supply chain disrupted, OCAC warns

    ISLAMABAD: The country’s oil supply chain might be choking up following the government’s abrupt decision to shut down furnace oil-based power plants that were feeding up to 8,000 megawatts into the system...

  • Controversy over LNG supply chain deepens

    ISLAMABAD: A controversy over legal, administrative and commercial issues of the Liquefied Natural Gas supply chain has deepened as the new business completed almost six months of its opaque operations...

    Also read: Doubts about LNG supply in winterMeanwhile, two teams of the petroleum ministry — one headed by Petroleum Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and the other by Secretary Arshad Mirza — spent a busy weekend in Lahore and Islamabad...

  • Strong demand for Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 tests supply chain

    SEOUL: Better-than-expected demand for Samsung Electronics Co Ltd's new Galaxy Note 7 is causing supply constraints globally, the South Korean tech giant said on Wednesday, suggesting strong initial sales for the new premium smartphone...

    While robust demand could help deliver another solid quarter of earnings, Samsung also risks missing out on potential sales if it cannot boost supply quickly...

  • Organising the meat supply chain

    PRICES of all types of meat have constantly been rising in the local retail market owing to a widening supply and demand gap defying the official numbers in the absence of a regular livestock census...

    Lack of organised meat farming is the main reason behind shortage of meat supply...

  • LNG supply chain facing collapse

    “We therefore, urge your immediate attention again to the aforesaid issue for taking necessary remedial measures through increase in RLNG off-take along with recouping the already lost volumes of around 364mmcfd on most immediate basis, so that sustainability of RLNG supply chain and smooth operation of the system may be ensured...

    LNG supply chain may collapse unless situation improves,” the official requesting anonymity warned... ...

  • Virus-induced supply chain disruptions to hit industrial activity in Pakistan

    ISLAMABAD: A high-powered government committee has evolved a comprehensive report highlighting the threat of delay in supply chain of raw and intermediate goods besides a sizable decline in bilateral trade in the wake of epidemic coronavirus that hit China in December 2019...

    The inter-ministerial Trade Advisory Committee (TAC) was set up at a time, when international institutions are also analysing impact of disruption in supply...

  • Lockdown should not disrupt food, medicine supply chain: UN official

    ISLAMABAD: The United Nations Under-Secretary-General and the head of UN Regional Commission for Asia and the Pacific, Armida Salsiah Alijahbana,  has said that Pakistan needs to adopt a nuanced approach in designing quarantine measures, close monitoring of the economic impacts and fast reaction in making necessary policy adjustments to respond to the Covid-19 pandemic...

    “Well-targeted emergency fiscal support is also required to...
  • PM body detects $2bn annual loss in gas supply chain

    ISLAMABAD: The Prime Minister’s Inspection Commission (PMIC) has found almost $2 billion worth of losses annually in the natural gas supply chain due to incompetence and mismanagement at all levels of policymaking, regulatory and operational functions...

    It argued that a lot of gas loss was taking place before the gas pipeline network of gas utilities began, for example, at gas field or LNG terminals, although losses and wrong...

  • PRU training courses start today

    Senior educator coach Ismail Kadir from the Asian Rugby who has reached Lahore will conduct various courses with the first course starting on Wednesday which will be followed by rugby ready, level-I 7s and Level-2 7s courses...

  • Horses for courses

    KARACHI: It was in 2012 that a young National Academy of Performing Arts (Napa) graduate Sunil Shankar impressed theatre lovers with his intrepid undertaking of Peter Shaffer’s complex play Equus at a festival held at the academy...

  • Nurses resent denial of NOCs for postgraduate courses

    LAHORE: The nursing staff of the Sir Ganga Ram Hospital lodged a protest against their medical superintendent for withholding no objection certificates (NOCs) of their colleagues who want to join postgraduate courses...

    In an application to the health department, the nurses said MS Dr Waqar Nabi Bajwa, through a letter addressed to the principal of the Post Graduate College of Nursing Punjab, had requested to grant permission to the...

  • Anti-Trump wave courses through Republican ranks

    NEW YORK: In an open letter 50 Republican national security experts have warned that presidential nominee Donald Trump “would be the most reckless president” in US history...

    The group, which includes the former CIA director Michael Hayden, said Trump “lacks the character, values and experience” to be president
  • KP medical colleges leave academic year courses unfinished

    PESHAWAR: The public sector medical colleges in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa have not been completing the course for the first year classes as well as the academic year spanning 36 weeks since long and asking the students to go through the remaining course on their own, according to sources...

    This has been occurring every year as classes are started two months behind schedule due to the prolonged admission process, they said
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