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Pakistan's import of agriculture machinery surged to 78.298 million dollars from July 2014 to March 2015, higher by over 56 percent, according to official figures. Import of agriculture machinery has posted an increase of 28.212 million dollars from July 2014 to March 2015, as compared to the machinery import of US 50.086 million dollars during July 2013 to March 2014, Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) revealed.

Sindh Abadgar Board (SAB) demanded that judicial enquiry should be held into alleged corruption and non-transparent distribution of gunny sacks in the province. Such views were expressed by President SAB, Abdul Majeed Nizamani while addressing the press conference held at his office on Saturday.
The government is likely to revise upward wheat procurement target for Passco to 1.5 million tons from 0.8 million tons for the current fiscal year to avoid backlash of farmers which entails a financial impact of Rs 24 billion, it was learnt. Sources said during a meeting the request for upward revision in wheat procurement target was made by Punjab government, adding that Ministry of National Food Security and Research (MNFSR) had moved a proposal to the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC).
Prices of essential kitchen items have witnessed a slight increase last week as compared to the preceding week, reveals a survey conducted by Business Recorder here on Saturday.
The Kisan Board Pakistan (KBP) has planned out a consultative meeting for Saturday (today) to chalk out a strategy for "long march" towards Islamabad protesting injustices being wreaked on farmers by cotton, rice, sugar and flour millers and anti-farmer policies by the government.
The Indus River System Authority has increased outflows from the Mangla dam to bring the water level to 2000 ft from 1206 ft above sea to carryout urgent repairs including construction of retaining wall with specified design and compaction of the material for road foundation.
The government is likely to revise upward wheat procurement target for Passco to 1.5 million tons from 0.8 million tons for the current fiscal year to avoid backlash of farmers which entails a financial impact of Rs 24 billion, it is learnt. Sources said during a meeting the request for upward revision in wheat procurement target was made by the Punjab government.

 



 
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Banking Review 2014


Annual2013/14
Foreign Debt $61.805bn
Per Cap Income $1,386
GDP Growth 4.14%
Average CPI 8.6%
MonthlyMarch
Trade Balance $-1.586 bln
Exports $1.932 bln
Imports $3.518 bln
WeeklyApril 30, 2015
Reserves $17.717 bln