Muhammad Shayan Lakdawalla

Oil jumps 2 pct on N.Sea output drop

Oil prices jumped 2 per cent on Tuesday and were up for the third straight session due to falling North Sea output.

Taking the bus around town

One has to appreciate the efficiency of Karachi’s mass transport system despite the fact that it is perceived very differently by residents of the city.

KSE higher but bearish

The KSE-100 index rose by 2.38 points in mid-day trade, while overall market sentiment remained bearish.

Plan B - Part Two

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Plan B - Part Three

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Plan B - Part One

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2011

The year started with the shut down of Uch power plant producing 585MW of electricity, as one of the pipelines...

2010

Sheikhan gas field, which is located in Kohat, Kyber Pakhtunkhwa, was discovered. Moreover, the torrential rainfall...

2009

NASHPA oil fields were discovered in Karak district of Kyber Pakhtunkhwa. In the same year, Karachi faced one of its...

2008

The demand and supply gap pertaining to electricity in Pakistan increased by 15 per cent.The major load shedding...

2007

Pakistan faced one of its biggest power failures after Bhutto’s assassination in which production fell by 6,000 MW.

2006

Mela oil fields were discovered in the area of Kohat located in the province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

2005

International Sovereign Energy, a Canadian company, signed an MoU with Oil and Gas Development Company Limited. The...

2004

Chanda oil fields located in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa started oil production.

2000

Balochistan Liberation Army allegedly bombed one of the minor pipelines transmitting gas from Sui gas fields.

1998-1999

The oil fields owned by Union Texas Pakistan were producing more oil than the Potwar wells.

1994

Rajjan oil field, located in Gujjar Khan, was discovered.

1990

Qadirpur gas field was discovered in the province of Sindh. It remains the third largest gas field in Pakistan.