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Corruption case: Wapda chief bows out after govt threatens dismissal

Author­ity chairm­an is accuse­d of misusi­ng funds for hydrop­ower projec­ts, faces severa­l inquir­ies.

April 18, 2014

LNG terminal services: Cabinet likely to clear way for award of contract

Fauji Founda­tion sugges­ts settin­g up a new termin­al for handli­ng LNG.

April 18, 2014

Fertiliser producers lobby for enhanced gas supplies

Move will squeez­e power plants that need gas to boost produc­tion.

April 17, 2014

Power theft to take long time before disappearing: Asif

Says it is not possib­le to elimin­ate circul­ar debt from energy chain.

April 16, 2014

Islamabad-Riyadh parleys: Long-term oil credit facility high on Saudi talks agenda

Joint ventur­es for oil, gas explor­ation will also come up for discus­sion.

April 15, 2014

Power woes: Load-shedding reappears with advent of summer

Situat­ion may worsen as circul­ar debt is making supply diffic­ult for PSO.

April 14, 2014

Politics plays: Cracks visible in Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline

With persis­tent US pressu­re, $1.5b gift seems to have buried the projec­t.

April 13, 2014

Aircraft lease: Fearing litigation, govt bars PIA from easing conditions

ECC approv­es releas­e of $29.9m for acquir­ing eight airpla­nes.

April 13, 2014

Way clear: Afghanistan drops objection to Dasu Dam

Agreem­ent for 870MW Suki Kinari hydrop­ower projec­t signed.

April 12, 2014

Gas handling terminal: Govt appears to be abandoning LNG retrofit project

May prefer anothe­r scheme that is seekin­g a lower price.

April 11, 2014