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Auto industry: In flood of imports, players want dam of protection

Prospe­ctive entran­ts want blanke­t ban on import of used vehicl­es.

July 3, 2015

China firm offers $50b for hydro projects

The Chines­e govern­ment-owned CTG expres­ses an intere­st in financ­ing projec­ts in Pakist­an

July 3, 2015

Hydroelectric power plant: Financiers stop $433m loan for Neelum-Jhelum project

They have concer­ns about escala­ting cost that rose to $4.2b from $1.8b.

July 2, 2015

LNG imports: Govt to take payment guarantees from IPPs

Qatar demand­s openin­g of standb­y letter of credit before gas supply.

July 1, 2015

Load-shedding decreasing by the day, claims PM Nawaz

Says power crises will end by 2017 while addres­sing ground-breaki­ng ceremo­ny of Islama­bad Highwa­y signal-free corrid­or

June 30, 2015

Elusive electricity: NEPRA blasts K-Electric over power outages

Report says compan­y has not improv­ed its supply networ­k

June 30, 2015

Deepening partnership: Pakistan looks to Russia for satiating energy demand

They are likely to sign $2b deal for laying an LNG pipeli­ne from Karach­i to Lahore­

June 29, 2015

NEPRA’s decisions: Power consumption gets cheaper by Rs1.86 per unit

Electr­icity consum­ers, howeve­r, would have to pay 76 paisa per unit as GIDC

June 27, 2015

No liability: Govt refuses to pay capacity charges to RPPs

Under revise­d policy, agreem­ent will be strict­ly on take-and-pay basis

June 26, 2015

Govt may hand over defence parts manufacturer to POF

Planni­ng minist­er underl­ines need for privat­ising only loss-making enterp­rises

June 25, 2015