The Pakistan Halal Authority Bill needs only a formal nod of the Senate to become a law.
India’s move to sell basmati at lower prices had taken a toll on Pakistan’s exports.
Finance ministry rejects suggestions that some surplus sugar be provided to low-income sections of population.
Before it is adopted, some committee members criticised the contents of the bill.
Recent research shows that one-third of global emissions are associated with the world food system
WTO members are committed to removing subsidies immediately, except for those on a handful of farm products.
The country’s textile industry is no more cost-effective, demand for its products in market is not rising, says Aptma.
The policy draft points out that some provinces have started work on preparing of provincial polices.
WITH the introduction of the Plant Breeders’ Rights Bill 2015 in the National Assembly on November 27 by the...
Some possible emission-reducing measures identified by Pakistan include promoting renewable energy.
The federal govt is in the process of framing a water policy, which should be ready by the end of the year.
Pakistani tractors are affordable for middle-class farmers in the country and are sold in large numbers.
The key snag in the implementation of this year’s package is the reluctance of two provinces to pay their share.
Pakistan’s rice exports have declined 8pc during the first two months of this fiscal year.
A group of 46 developing countries has introduced a proposal at the WTO to change the rules and allow them to invest
The rise in the sea level, an offshoot of climate change, is taking place at a rate of 1.3mm per year.
Both the federal and provincial governments are ill-prepared to take up even modest projects.
Policy interventions for dairy development have been very few and far between.
There is a big demand in Russia for seafood such as shrimps, prawns and shellfish and also for hard cheese and marbled.
One reason for the decline in exports is stated to be the continuing decrease in per-acre yield owing to lack of