The subject was taken up in a curious manner.
Federal govt likely to meet additional cost from funds allocated from Public Sector Development Programme.
Non-payments could create an oil supply crisis, the government has been warned.
Shortage could go up to 30 per cent; provinces told to make contingent plans.
Producers' committee to determine prices; Ogra bound to notify and enforce change.
Management sought a hike of Rs3.50 to fund future investment plan.
Govt has removed Shahid-ul-Islam as managing director of GHPL for his refusal to divert company funds to a subsidiary.
The fragile PML-N government appears to be moving towards a phase where dealing with day-to-day affairs has become
Though federal departments have software to monitor this data, it is not being shared with provinces.
To discourage imports, committee imposes 5-25 per cent regulatory duties on about 250 items.
Project includes construction of 24 stations, procurement of 162 locomotives each with a capacity of 250 passengers.
Meeting chaired by PM likely to increase margins on sale of petrol and diesel for dealers and oil marketing companies.
Dar says "deductions [for census] have been made strictly in accordance with the decision of the CCI in this regard".
Regulator finds power companies misreporting on outages and fresh connections.
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While they agree on the need for reform, provinces all have their own set of grievances.
Ogra recommends Rs2.17 and Rs2.35 per litre increase in the price of high-speed diesel and petrol.
20pc shortage of irrigation water estimated for Rabi crop season.
The private sector blames the government side for not addressing the root causes of shortages and price hikes.
Provinces reject oil and gas regulatory reforms proposed by federal govt on advice of the World Bank.