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More hydel power generation this winter: WAPDA ISLAMABAD: The hydel power stations operated by the Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) have generated more electricity to the National Grid during November so far as compared to the corresponding period of last year.Likewise, the hydel power generation is set to increase during upcoming December and January as well, said a press release issued on Monday.This increased generation is due to better hydrological conditions particularly in relation to Mangla Reservoir, and efficient operation and maintenance of hydel power stations.The enhanced production of hydel electricity comes at a time when the country is in acute need of electricity to run the engine of economy.The additional quantum of electricity will not only help minimize load-shedding during the winter season but also lower power tariff thereby providing relief to the people.According to available data, contribution of additional hydel electricity to the national grid has ranged between 500 and 650 MW on ...

IESCO issues power suspension programme ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad Electric Supply Company (IESCO) on Friday issued a power suspension programme for various areas of its region due to necessary maintenance and routine development work.According to an IESCO spokesman, the power supply of the following feeders/grid stations would remain suspended as under: On 22 November 9 am to 2 pm, Sadiqabad, Faizabad, New Gulzar-e-Quaid feeders, 9 am to 3 pm, Sagri New, Kalyam, HPT-2 & 3, SUPARCO, Kallar, feeders, On 23 November ...
Shipping activity at Port Qasim KARACHI: Five ships C.V CMA CGM Lamartine, C.V Moersk Atlanta, M.I Fong Hai-33, M.T Qem Slar and M.V Virginia carrying Containers, 18,500 tonnes Palm oil,3,041 tonnes Chemicals and 48.517 tonnes wheat were arranged berthing at Qasim International Container Terminal, Liquid Cargo Terminal, Engro Vopak Terminal and Crain & Fertilizer Terminal respectively at Port Qasim on Wednesday, 19th Novemebrr 2014.Meanwhile four more ships scheduled to lood/offload containers, Cemont, Phosphoric Acid and Diesel oil also arrived at ...
Shipping activity at Port Qasim KARACHI: Four ships C.V K Phoenix, M.T SC Dong Hai, M.T Golden Ambrosia and M.T AL-Mahboobah carrying containers, palm oil and chemicals were arranged berthing at Qasim International Container Terminal, Liquid Cargo Terminal, Multi Purpose and Engro Vopak Terminal respectively at Port Qasim on Sunday.Meanwhile another containers ships also arrived at outer anchorage of Port Qasim during last 24 hours.Berth occupancy was managed at the port at 50% on Sunday, where seven ships namely ships ...
Shipping activity at Port Qasim KARACHI: Four ships C.V Maersk Hartfort, C.V CMA CGM Corneille, M.T Horizon and M.T Stoll Courege carrying containers palm oil and chemicals were berthed at Qasim International Container Terminal, Liquid Cargo Terminal and Engro Vopak Terminal respectively at Port Qasim on Wednesday.Meanwhile four more ships with container, general cargo, wheat and palm oil also arrived at outer anchorage of Port Qasim (during last 24 hours.Berth occupancy was managed at the Port at 64% on Wednesday, ...

 



 
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ICT 2014


Annual2013/14
Foreign Debt $61.805bn
Per Cap Income $1,386
GDP Growth 4.14%
Average CPI 8.6%
MonthlyOctober
Trade Balance $-2.309 bln
Exports $1.957 bln
Imports $4.266 bln
WeeklyDecember 18, 2014
Reserves $14.04 bln