Flour prices decreasing cross the country, easing burden on consumers

ISLAMABAD, May 13 (APP):The flour prices across the country, including the twin cities of Islamabad and Rawalpindi have witnessed a notable decline in recent weeks, offering relief to consumers. According to official documents of Ministry of Food Security and Research, the cost of a 20 kg bag of flour has dropped significantly in various cities.… Continue reading Flour prices decreasing cross the country, easing burden on consumers

Roti prices fixed at Rs 15 in Dera district

DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Apr 17 (APP):The district administration on Wednesday fixed the price of roti at Rs 15 and Rs 30 with immediate effect. According to a notification issued by the district administration the price of roti or Naan weighing 100 gram would be available at Rs15 while the rate for the roti or Naan… Continue reading Roti prices fixed at Rs 15 in Dera district

Syed Murtaza urges OEMs to reduce prices of vehicles

ISLAMABAD, Aug 18 (APP): Minister for Industries and Production, Syed Murtaza Mehmood Thursday asked the OEMs to reduce prices of vehicles in view of decline in US dollar vis-a-vis Pak Rupee. He expressed these views while chairing meeting of Auto Industry Development and Export Policy here on other day, said a press release issued here.… Continue reading Syed Murtaza urges OEMs to reduce prices of vehicles

Raised oil prices with heavy heart; Rs28b package to provide relief: PM

LAHORE, May 28 (APP): Prime Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif Saturday said that the incumbent government had increased the petroleum prices with a heavy heart. The prime minister, talking to the media after he appeared before a special court here, said under a package he announced on Friday night, the government had allocated Rs 28 billion… Continue reading Raised oil prices with heavy heart; Rs28b package to provide relief: PM

PM expresses displeasure at overpricing of daily commodities in Balochistan 

ISLAMABAD, April 22 (APP): Prime Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif during his visit to Balochistan province on Saturday will also review implementation of a special relief package announced for the holy month of Ramazan.  Expressing his displeasure at the overpricing of daily commodities and lack of its supply in the province, the prime minister directed the federal… Continue reading PM expresses displeasure at overpricing of daily commodities in Balochistan 

Price of tomatoes, flour, eggs, other food items go down

ISLAMABAD, Jan 7 (APP):The prices of various food items went down during the week ending on January 6 as compared to the previous week, according to the Sensitive Price Indicator (SPI) data released by Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) here Friday. According to the data, the food commodities that witnessed decrease in prices on Week-on-Week… Continue reading Price of tomatoes, flour, eggs, other food items go down

PM directs steps to cut prices of essential items

ISLAMABAD, Nov 1 (APP): Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday directed the authorities concerned to take necessary measures to bring down prices of essential commodities to give maximum relief to common man. Chairing a meeting to review overall economic situation in the country, the prime minister was apprised of inflationary trend in the international commodity… Continue reading PM directs steps to cut prices of essential items

Govt reduces prices of all petroleum products

Fuel subsidy relief package- a timely measure to provide respite to inflation-stricken people

ISLAMABAD, Aug 31 (APP): Despite international price fluctuation in petroleum products and anticipated increase in future prices, the government on Tuesday reduced prices of all petroleum products to provide relief to the consumers. According to press statement issued by the finance ministry, the price of petrol has been reduced by Rs1.50 per liter, from Rs119.80… Continue reading Govt reduces prices of all petroleum products

PM for taking all measures to stabilize prices of basic essential items

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ISLAMABAD, Aug 30 (APP): Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday ordered the provincial Chief Secretaries to ensure all possible administrative measures to stabilize the prices of basic essential items particularly to check the illogical difference of prices at wholesale and retail levels. As the prices of basic essential items hit the common man, the present… Continue reading PM for taking all measures to stabilize prices of basic essential items

Prices of chicken, pulses, other food commodities go down

ISLAMABAD, Jul 30 (APP): Prices of various food items witnessed declining trend during the week ending on July 29 as compared to the previous week, according to the Sensitive Price Indicator (SPI) data released by Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) Friday. According to the data, the prices of chicken witnessed decrease of Rs 18.35 percent… Continue reading Prices of chicken, pulses, other food commodities go down

Provision of essential commodities at suitable prices; govt’s top priority: PM

ISLAMABAD, July 26 (APP): Prime Minister Imran Khan Monday stressed that provision of essential commodities, to the people, at affordable prices was a top priority of the government. The prime minister directed the provincial chief secretaries to ensure proper legal action against officials showing negligence with regard to ensuring prices of daily use items. The… Continue reading Provision of essential commodities at suitable prices; govt’s top priority: PM

Pakistan offering low-price essential commodities as compare to Int’l market

2nd round of Pak-Afghan negotiations on double taxation concludes

ISLAMABAD, Jun 10 (APP): Pakistan, despite COVID pandemic and financial constrain was providing essential commodities including sugar, wheat, flour, petrol and edible oil on low prices to the people as compared to the International market. In one year, the price of sugar in Pakistan increased by 19.70% while in the international market it increased by… Continue reading Pakistan offering low-price essential commodities as compare to Int’l market

Ensuring stabilization in wheat flour prices govt’s foremost priority: PM

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ISLAMABAD, Apr 22 (APP): Prime Minister Imran Khan Thursday said that with stabilization in prices and ensuring uninterrupted supply of wheat flour to masses was the foremost priority of government, it would take all possible steps in that regard in consultation with all stakeholders. The Prime Minister was talking to a delegation of current and… Continue reading Ensuring stabilization in wheat flour prices govt’s foremost priority: PM

Cabinet approves centralized database for basic food items

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ISLAMABAD, Apr 20 (APP): The Federal Cabinet Tuesday approved the establishment of a Centralized Database to ensure timely decisions about basic food items in the country. The meeting took the decisions to ensure; demand and supply, assessment of prices, transportation and further strengthening of cooperation between the federal and provincial governments. Prime Minister Imran Khan… Continue reading Cabinet approves centralized database for basic food items

PM directs strict vigilance of daily commodities during Ramazan

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ISLAMABAD April 13 (APP): Prime Minister Imran Khan Tuesday directed for a strict vigilance over availability of daily commodities during the holy month of Ramzan-ul- Mubarak, so that the poor segments could be saved from any difficulty. The prime minister also directed continuation of legal proceedings against the profiteers and hoarders during the holy month.… Continue reading PM directs strict vigilance of daily commodities during Ramazan

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