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Electricity prices increased due to previous governments: Omar Ayub

11 November, 2019 4:10 pm 4:10 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Minister for Power Omer Ayub said on Wednesday said that the electricity prices increased due to the previous governments. He said while addressing along with Special Assistant on Petroleum Nadeem Babar at a news conference, he said that during the PML-N tenure the electricity generation became as expensive as Rs 17 … Read More


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Hike in electricity prices to not affect 75% of domestic consumers: Omar

10 October, 2019 7:12 pm 7:12 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Minister of Power Omer Ayub says recent hike in electricity prices will not affect 75 per cent of the domestic consumers. Addressing a news conference on Thursday, he said flow of circular debt has reduced from 38 billion per month to 35 billion rupees per three months. The minister said there … Read More


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NEPRA raises electricity prices by Rs1.66 per unit

10 October, 2019 12:44 pm 12:44 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) has approved to increase electricity prices by Rs1.66 per unit on Wednesday. According to details, the rates have been surged for one month under fuel adjustment of August. The hike will put additional burden of Rs22.60 billion on the consumers. NEPRA case officer maintained … Read More


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NEPRA approves hike in electricity prices by 55 paisas per unit

05 May, 2019 12:01 am 12:01 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) on Tuesday approved an increase in electricity prices by 55 paisas per unit. The decision has been made under April’s fuel price adjustment. An additional burden of Rs5.20 billion will be put on the consumers after the hike in the prices. According to NEPRA, … Read More


Nepra approves to raise electricity rates by Rs0.41 per unit

11 November, 2018 9:15 pm 9:15 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) on Wednesday approved Rs0.41 increase in the power rates for consumers. As per details, the electricity users have to pay Rs0.41 per unit after the increase in prices of power tariff. The burden of three billion 80 crore rupees would be put on the … Read More


ECC postpones decision on hike in prices of electricity

10 October, 2018 4:32 pm 4:32 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) on Monday postponed a decision to increase the prices of electricity. Minister for Finance Asad Umar chaired an ECC meeting today which focused the decision of hike in the power tariff by Rs3.75 per unit. During the meeting, the minister underscored the need to improve the … Read More


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ECC postpones decision of hike in prices of electricity

10 October, 2018 3:16 pm 3:16 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) on Tuesday has postponed the decision of hike in the power tariff by Rs3.75 per unit until a week. The meeting was chaired by Finance Minister Asad Umar. The summary regarding a hike in power tariffs was presented in the ECC meeting, however, due to the … Read More


Govt likely to increase electricity prices by Rs3.75 per unit

10 October, 2018 5:03 pm 5:03 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The government is likely to increase electricity price by Rs3.75 per unit. As per details garnered, the final decision will be taken in the Economic Coordination Committee meeting headed by Finance Minister Asad Umar tomorrow. It was reported that the government will collect additional Rs400 billion after hiking power tariff which … Read More


ECC decides not to increase prices of electricity, allows export of sugar

10 October, 2018 8:49 pm 8:49 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Finance Minister Asad Umar chaired a meeting of the Economic Coordination Committee of the federal cabinet (ECC) on Tuesday. At the outset, the consideration of proposal regarding tariff rationalization for power sector was deferred on the request from the Finance and Power Divisions that asked for further time to deliberate the … Read More


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Electricity prices likely to hike in ECC meeting today

10 October, 2018 11:34 am 11:34 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The government is likely to increase in electricity prices in the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet on Tuesday (today) here. As per details garnered, Minister for Finance Asad Umar will chair sixth session of Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) today. In the ECC meeting, a four-point agenda to be discussed. … Read More