Month: May 2022

Pakistan: Prime Minister Sharif Directs Punjab Government to Enhance Wheat Procurement

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif directed Punjab government to enhance its target for wheat procurement and instructed Food Security Division to timely import commodity, if need arises to meet any shortfall. Prime Minister was also briefed about public relief measures by sitting government, which includes provision of subsidised wheat to flour mills, availability of 10 […]
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Government Urged To Withdraw 17pc Sales Tax on Agriculture Seeds

ISLAMABAD – Pakistan Hi-Tech Hybrid Seed Association on Sunday demanded of the government immediate withdrawal of 17 percent Sales Tax on all kinds of agricultural seeds to avoid shifting of its burden on poor people besides fully protecting planned Chinese investment on “China Hybrid Agriculture Model and Transfer of Technology” under phase-II of CPEC. He […]
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