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May 19, 2018 12:00 AM Five held for preparing milk from detergent in Abbottabad

PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Food Safety and Halal Food Authority raided a milk production unit in Abbottabad, a spokesperson for the authority said on Friday. He said the authority had received complaints about the milk unit. KP Food Safety and Halal Food Authority spokesperson Attaullah Khan maintained that the unit was functioning near Tanchi

May 17, 2018 12:00 AM Govt withdraws Rs10 health levy on tobacco

ISLAMABAD: The government withdrew health levy of Rs10 on a kilogram of tobacco in line with the senate’s demand and it is all set to present the amended finance bill 2018 before the national assembly for approval on Thursday (today). Officials said on Wednesday finance bill also proposed a 10 percent sales tax on rock phosphate imported by fertiliser 2

May 16, 2018 12:00 AM Oil output rises to 90,337 barrels/day in July-April

KARACHI: Oil production marginally rose 1.9 percent to 90,337 barrels/day (bpd) during the first 10 months of the current fiscal year of 2018, official data showed on Tuesday. Local oil output stood at 88,635 bpd in the corresponding period a year earlier, the Pakistan Petroleum Information Service’s data showed. Gas production, however, fell one percent 5

May 16, 2018 12:00 AM FDI increases 2.4pc to $2.237 billion in 10 months

KARACHI: Foreign direct investment (FDI) in Pakistan increased 2.4 percent to $2.237 billion in 10 months of the current fiscal year, the central bank data showed on Tuesday, mainly on the back of energy and construction projects. However, FDI flows dropped to $143.7 million in April from $179.7 million in the corresponding period of the last fiscal 2

May 10, 2018 12:00 AM Saudi Arabia can boost oil output

DUBAI: Saudi Arabia is monitoring the impact of the U.S. withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal on oil supplies and is ready to offset any shortage but it will not act alone to fill in the gap, an OPEC source familiar with the kingdom´s oil thinking told Reuters. On Tuesday, U.S. President Donald Trump abandoned a nuclear deal with Iran and announced 2

May 9, 2018 12:00 AM Cost of CPEC coal power projects per MW 40pc higher

ISLAMABAD: The lowest ever price for one megawatt in the International Competitive Bidding (ICB) for Jamshoro coal power project of 1320MW headed by ADB has exposed the bitter fact how costly Port Qasim and Sahiwal coal power projects under CPEC are, reveals the latest official document available with The News. This has questioned the ability of authorities 6

May 8, 2018 12:00 AM BD signs deal with China to set up coal-based power plant

DHAKA: The state-run Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB) and China Huadian Hongkong Company Limited (CHDHK) have signed an agreement to form a joint venture company to set up a coal-based power plant with a capacity of 1,320 megawatts, a senior BPDB official said on Monday. island in Cox’s Bazar district, 415 kilometres (260 miles) south east from Dhaka 3

May 5, 2018 12:00 AM Rates of 19 edible items reduced for Ramazan

LAHORE: The federal government has prepared a Ramazan package through which 19 edible items would be sold at subsidized rates by the Utility Stores Corporation (USC) in Ramadan. Sources in the Ministry of Industry and Production told The News the package would be officially announced by the government in the next week and would be implemented from May 10. According 1

May 3, 2018 4:12 PM Barrister Usman made Minister for Defence Production

ISLAMABAD: Barrister Usman has been assigned Miinstry of Defence Production, according to a notification issued Thursday by Cabinet Division. Earlier, President Mamnoon Hussain administered oath to Barrister Usman Ibrahim as federal minister. He was serving as the Minister of State for the Ministry of Human Rights. The event here at the Aiwan-e-Sadr 4

May 1, 2018 12:00 AM Atlas Honda unveils Rs1.7bln investment plan to expand production capacity

KARACHI: Motorcycle manufacturer Atlas Honda on Monday announced more than Rs1.7 billion in investment to expand its production capacity on growing demand of two-wheelers in the country. “Atlas Honda Limited, a joint venture of Atlas Group and Honda Motor Company, is pleased to announce an investment plan for the expansion of its motorcycle operations 11