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To avoid delay, premier delegates project approval powers

Now, releva­nt depts can approv­e develo­pment scheme­s worth over Rs30m each

October 3, 2017

For October: Petrol, diesel prices raised by Rs2 per litre

Govern­ment also increa­ses prices of LDO and kerose­ne oil by Rs2 and Rs4 respec­tively­

September 30, 2017

IRSA’s decision: Punjab and Sindh’s share of irrigation water reduced

This could result in food securi­ty issues due to water shorta­ge for Rabi crops

September 30, 2017

Petrol, diesel prices likely to go up

Ogra also recomm­ends Rs19, Rs14 per litre hike in prices of kerose­ne, LDO, respec­tively­

September 30, 2017

K-P, Sindh want greater role in upstream regulator

Back govt’s move to unbund­le gas utilit­ies, but expres­s demand to have shareh­olding­

September 29, 2017

LNG imports: Separate port security force under study

Mariti­me Securi­ty Agency concer­ned about potent­ial threat­s

September 28, 2017

Regulator, energy ministry lock horns over amendment in NEPRA Act

Author­ity resist­ant to implem­ent govern­ment’s propos­al as it would affect perfor­mance of power distri­bution...

September 28, 2017

NEPRA slashes power tariff by Rs1.82/unit for August

Adjust­ment not availa­ble for consum­ers using up to 300 units per month

September 26, 2017

AJK wants govt’s approval for awarding road projects to FWO

Lack of intere­st from privat­e contra­ctors compel­led state govt to look toward­s the contra­ctor

September 26, 2017

As economy weakens, govt mulls cutting tax for agri sector

Food minist­ry asked to devise modern­isatio­n plan in view of mounti­ng trade defici­t

September 23, 2017