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Increase in trade with USA needed KARACHI: Chairman, Rice Exporters Association of Pakistan (REAP) Mahmood Moulvi has emphasized on increasing bilateral trade of Pakistan and United States of America; especially in agriculture produce." Pakistan exports a good quality rice to USA and still there is a good potential to increase market share there," he said in his speech to welcome United States' Consul General in Karachi Ms. Grace W. Shelton at a lunch hosted by REAP's Patron-in-Chief Abdul Rahim Janoo for the US diplomat, said REAP statement here on Monday.REAP's Chairman also suggested to send a high profile REAP delegation to USA for aggressive marketing of Pakistan rice there.He requested USA Consul General to extend cooperation from his Consulate to make this visit very productive.At this reception, former chairman Senate and former prime minister Mohammadmian Soomro, Consul General of Indonesia Hadi Santoso, Deputy High Commissioner of United Kingdom, Vice Consul of Malaysia in Karachi as well ...

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Turkey can help Pak businessmen to export products to Europe LAHORE: Turkey can provide huge opportunities to the Pakistani exporters to market their products including Pak handmade furniture in European markets in collaboration with Turkish companies.A Turkish furniture producers' delegation headed by a leading Turkish businessman Ahmet on Monday visited 3-days 6th Interiors Pakistan exhibition at Expo Center organized by PFC here at its concluding day.The members of the delegation also visited the stalls installed by more than 100 leading producers and interior designers and ...

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Shipping activity at Port Qasim KARACHI: Three ships, C.V MSC Maria Elena, C.v Express Black Sea and M.V Eternity SW carrying containers and project cargo were allotted berths at Qasim International Container Terminal and Multipurpose Terminal respectively on Sunday, 27th November-2016.Meanwhile three more ships with containers, LPG and diesel oil also arived at outer anchorage of Port Qasim on Friday morning25th November.Berth occupancy was manager at the Port at fifiy three percent on Sunday where a total of eight ships ...

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CDNS achieved Rs81bn target by Nov 21 ISLAMABAD: The Central Directorate of National Savings (CDNS) achieves Rs 81 billion in mid of second quarter of current fiscal year from July 1 to November 21 2016-17.The target for the year 2016-17 was set at Rs 228 billion as the directorate was able to achieve the target of Rs 218 billion for the previous fiscal year, a senior CDNS official said here on Monday.The Central Directorate of National Savings (CDNS) has notified upward revision ...

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FPCCI urges ECO members to strengthen economic alliances ISLAMABAD: The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) Monday said the world countries have abandoned forging political and military alliances, preferring economic alliances to promote growth and development."The economic blocks that prefer trade over politics have progressed with an amazing speed, President FPCCI, Rauf Alam while speaking at the ECO Day at FPCCI Capital House here said.He called upon the ambassadors of Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) to push their governments for quick ...

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Bullion Prices on Saturday in Karachi KARACHI: Following were the Bullion Prices in Karachi on Saturday.KARACHI: (per 10 gram) Gold Tezabi 24 CT Rs. 42942.00Silver Tezabi Rs. 634.28 Copyright APP (Associated Press of Pakistan), 2016 ...

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Bullion rates in Hyderabad gold market HYDERABAD: Following were the bullion rates in Hyderabad gold market on Saturday. Gold 24CT Rs. 42690.00/10 grams Gold 22CT Rs. 39135.00/10 gramsSilver Rs. 630.00/10 gramsCopyright APP (Associated Press of Pakistan), 2016 ...