Tag Archives: Rates

Power rates jacked up by 5 paisas

The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) on Wednesday raised the power tariff by five paisas per unit. A hearing was held in this regard under the NEPRA chairman here in the

Oh the horror! (Part II)

Banks haunting interest rate corridor by holding over Rs70bn excess cash The central bank’s concern for ensuring a smooth functioning of the country’s interest rate corridor seems far from being allied as

CDGL fixed mutton, beef rates

City District Government Lahore has fixed subsidized retail prices of mutton and beef at Rs 400 per kg and Rs 190 per kg respectively at “Sasta Ramadan Bazaars”. Chicken meat will also

Divorce rates climb

Marriage is a funny institution. It begins with much fanfare, be it a product of love or arranged by family. Some consider early marital life to be the most fulfilling. But many

FBR revises duty drawback rates

KARACHI – The government has revised the duty drawback rates for the towel sector allowing enhancement with effect from March 31, 2011, Towel Manufacturers Association (TMA) spokesman Muzammil Husain has said. It has permitted duty drawback rates on cotton or polyester blended towels bleached and towels partly or fully dyed or printed. As per the SRO, the FBR has allowed 0.71 per cent drawback on cotton towels (bleached) fully white instead of 0.44 per cent, 1.88 per cent on cotton