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ECC okays package to continue subsidized electricity to five export-oriente...

03 March, 2020 11:07 pm 11:07 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh chaired the meeting of the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet at the Cabinet Division on Wednesday. The ECC has discussed proposal to increase wheat support price to Rs 1400 per 40 kg and will convene a … Read More

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IMF reaches staff-level agreement with Pakistan

02 February, 2020 11:52 pm 11:52 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Pakistan reached a staff-level agreement on policies and reforms needed to complete the second review on Thursday. According to a statement from Mission Chief for Pakistan Ernesto Ramirez Rigo, the IMF had arrived at a staff-level agreement with Pakistan on the policies and reforms needed … Read More

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Federal cabinet decides not to increase prices of electricity, gas

02 February, 2020 11:23 pm 11:23 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The federal cabinet presided over by Prime Minister Imran Khan has decided not to increase the prices of electricity and gas during a meeting on Thursday. The prime minister directed to devise strategy to decrease the import duty to reduce the rates of pulses. He said that profiteering and adulteration will … Read More

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Increasing electricity, gas’s prices not easy decision for any govt: Hamm...

02 February, 2020 9:40 pm 9:40 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Responding to PML-N leader Khawaja Asif’s points, Minister for Economic Affairs Hammad Azhar said after tackling the mess left behind the previous government, the PTI is looking to enter a higher growth phase in the next financial year. Speaking to the floor of National Assembly, the minister said that increasing the … Read More

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Cold weather: electricity, gas shortfall increased across country

12 December, 2019 3:53 pm 3:53 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – The ongoing electricity and gas supply shortfall has brought misiries on domestic consumers across Pakistan as the demand of the CNG has increased with a sudden drop in temperature this winter. Electricity and gas shortfall increased in severe cold weather and load shedding of electricity and gas outages are also underway. … Read More

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Power minister vows to provide cheap electricity to consumers

12 December, 2019 11:30 pm 11:30 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Power Minister Omar Ayub Khan has expressed government’s commitment to provide cheap electricity to consumers. Speaking to the floor of National Assembly, the minister said that about 8,000 megawatts will be generated through solar and wind energy projects by 2025 at a rate of less than 6.5 rupees per unit. The … Read More

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NEPRA raises power tariff by Rs1.83 per unit

11 November, 2019 11:48 am 11:48 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) has officially increased the per-unit price of electricity by Rs1.83 on Tuesday. The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) has increased power price by Rs1.82 per unit under the head monthly fuel price adjustment for the month of September 2019. The decision has been … 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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150MW electricity being supplied to K-Electric: NTDC

06 June, 2019 11:13 am 11:13 am

KARACHI (92 News) – The National Transmission and Dispatch Company (NTDC) spokesperson said on Thursday that 150MW electricity is being provided to the K-Electric (KE). According to NTDC’s spokesperson, the NTDC and KE reached to an agreement of supplying 150 MW electricity to Karachi city to cater its power needs. He said that the 150MW … Read More

Britain to launch new scheme to pay households for unused renewable power

Britain to launch new scheme to pay households for unused renewable power

06 June, 2019 9:47 am 9:47 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain will launch a new scheme to pay households producing energy from renewable sources, such as solar panels, for their surplus electricity, the government said on Sunday. Around 800,000 homes in Britain have solar panels installed and the scheme will replace a feed-in-tariff system which ended in April. “The new smart export … 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

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Mercury likely to touch 40 °C in Karachi today

05 May, 2019 10:42 am 10:42 am

KARACHI (92 News) – The current hot spell in Karachi is likely to persist till tomorrow, with maximum temperature expected to reach 40 °C on Sunday (today). Mainly hot and dry weather is expected in most parts of the country in next 24 hours. Meanwhile, the sea winds have been closed and the weather became … Read More

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Circular debt to be eliminated till 2020: power minister

05 May, 2019 4:51 pm 4:51 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Minister for Power, Petroleum and Natural Resources Omar Ayub Khan said on Friday that the circular debt would be eliminated till 2020. Addressing a press conference, the minister lamented the incumbent government inherited a Rs650 billion circular debt from the previous government. He said the government has been taking measures to … Read More

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Bailout package’s draft ready as Pakistan accepts several demands of IMF

05 May, 2019 5:18 pm 5:18 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The draft for International Monetary Fund (IMF) bailout package has been prepared as Pakistan accepted the major demands of IMF on Saturday. According to the sources of Finance Ministry, Pakistan has accepted major demands of the IMF for bailout package in the draft agreement. However, It also said that over strict … Read More