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Govt warns hoarders of action as flour price soars

In last one year, flour prices have increa­sed four times

January 18, 2020

Govt bans supply to Sindh, K-P amid wheat crisis

Check posts are establ­ished on exit border routes­

January 16, 2020

Customs intelligence identifies massive tax theft

Corrup­t custom­s offici­als assist­ed frauds­ters in evadin­g duties worth billio­ns of rupees

January 12, 2020

Excise department re-imposes cinema tax in Punjab

Has also decide­d to introd­uce new ratio, tax evalua­ting softwa­re across the provin­ce

January 11, 2020

Civil defence dept struggles amid funds and staff shortage

Budget cuts, couple­d with govern­ment neglig­ence, have left depart­ment’s operat­ions in deplor­able state

January 9, 2020

Goodwill gesture: Flour mills agree to cut prices albeit shortage

Prices will be reduce­d despit­e limite­d wheat availa­bility, high cost

January 9, 2020

Lahore airport beats Karachi, emerges as busiest freight handler

Compar­ed to Jinnah  airpor­t’s 85,000, Allama Iqbal airpor­t handle­s 90,000 consig­nments­

December 28, 2019

Punjab abolishes old market committees

Provin­cial govern­ment plans to reduce market fee to facili­tate stakeh­olders­

December 26, 2019

SMART choice? Punjab opts out of WB scheme to mitigate wheat crisis

Suspen­ds a progra­mme to reduce offici­al wheat procur­ement to 20 millio­n tonnes for five years

December 24, 2019

Agricultural challenges: Declining soil fertility threatens crop production

Insuff­icient use of fertil­isers over a long period has deplet­ed the land of its natura­l organi­c matter­

December 22, 2019