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NEPRA, 53 paisa, per unit, increase, power tariff

NEPRA increases power tariff by 53 paisa per unit

10 October, 2019 11:38 am 11:38 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) has allowed an increase of 53 paisa per unit in the power tariff. After the hike, the consumers will be burdened with Rs53 billion annually. The Ministry of Power has issued a notification in this regard. The hike has been approved under adjustment and … Read More


Nepra, approves, Rs1.78, per unit, increase, power, rate

Nepra approves Rs1.78 per unit increase in power rate

09 September, 2019 10:06 pm 10:06 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) on Wednesday approved an increase of Rs1.78 per unit in the power rate. As a result, the consumers will have to bear an extra burden of Rs24 billion. The decision will be applicable to all electricity distribution companies except K-Electric. The Nepra announced power … Read More


OGRA recommends Rs5.15 per litre increase in petrol price

07 July, 2019 8:46 am 8:46 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) has recommended the government to increase per litre price of petrol up to Rs5.15 for the month of August. In a summary moved to the petroleum division on Tuesday, the ORGRA has also recommended Rs5.65 per litre increase in high-speed diesel and Rs5.38 in … Read More


Another axe falls on travelers as PR hikes fares for passenger trains

07 July, 2019 12:17 pm 12:17 pm

LAHORE (News 92) – Pakistan Railways has enhanced fares up to 8.5 per cent for all passenger trains from today. The passengers traveling up to 50 kilometers distance will be exempted from the latest increase which falls between 2 per cent to 8.5 percent. According to the railways, the increase in fare has followed the … Read More


ECC, postpones, increase, gas, prices, tomorrow

ECC approves Rs1.50 per unit increase in power rate

06 June, 2019 9:39 pm 9:39 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) approved an Rs1.50 per unit increase in the power rate. However, the increase will not be applicable on the consumers using units up to 300 units. However, the increase has been linked to approval from the federal cabinet. On the other hand, the ECC postponed the … Read More


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PIA, private airlines suddenly hike fares for domestic flights

06 June, 2019 3:37 pm 3:37 pm

KARACHI (92 news) – The Pakistan International Airlines and other private airlines have suddenly hiked their fares for their domestic passengers on Thursday. With the latest increase, the return ticket of Karachi to Islamabad bound flight is being sold more than Rupees 63,000. The Pakistan International Airlines is charging Rs31,540 for Karachi to Islamabad bound … Read More


US dollar, increases, 93 paisas, Rs148.80, interbank, market

Dollar jumps to Rs151.95 after 48-paisa increase in interbank

06 June, 2019 11:47 am 11:47 am

KARACHI (92 News) – The dollar price jumped to Rs151.95 after a 48-paisa increase in the interbank market on Wednesday. On the other hand, a positive trend was witnessed in Pakistan Stock Market. 100 index gained 400 points and crossed the psychological level of 35,000. In the open market, dollar reached Rs152.50 from Rs152 with … Read More


US dollar, soars, Rs150.40, 30-paisa, increase, interbank, market

US dollar soars to Rs150.50 after 40-paisa increase in interbank market

06 June, 2019 10:52 am 10:52 am

KARACHI (92 News) – The US dollar witnessed a 40-paisa increase and reached Rs150.50 from Rs150.10 in the interbank market on Tuesday. According to the forex dealers, Pakistan Stock Market lost 165 points in the start of the business and 100 index reached 34,410. On Monday, the dollar rate had increased by Rs 2.70 in … Read More


Opposition, rejects, increase, gas, price

Opposition rejects increase in gas price

05 May, 2019 4:03 pm 4:03 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The opposition on Saturday rejected the increase in the gas price. Senator Sherry Rehman said that the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (Ogra) had recommended a 45 percent increase in the prices of gas. “The decision will burden the masses with an additional amount of Rs175 billion,” she said. Sherry Rehman … Read More


Debt, increase, petrol, price, raised, PM, Imran Khan, Sharifs, NRO, gas

Debt would increase if petrol price not raised, says PM Imran Khan

05 May, 2019 8:46 pm 8:46 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that the debt would increase if the petrol price was not raised. Speaking at the 23rd Foundation Day of the PTI, he said that they had received deficit of Rs19 billion in the current account. “The PPP, the PML-N had not left the canals of … Read More


Nepra, approves, 81-paisa, increase, power, rates

Nepra approves 81-paisa increase in power rates

04 April, 2019 12:26 pm 12:26 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) approved a 81-paisa increase in the power rates on Thursday.n As a result of the increase in the power rates, consumers have to bear an additional burden of Rs5.20 billion. The increase will be applicable to all distribution companies, including K-Electric. It will be … Read More


Death toll from tainted liquor jumps to 34 in Toba Tek Singh

12 December, 2016 6:06 pm 6:06 pm

TOBA TEK SINGH (92 News) – Eleven more people died from toxic liquor in Toba Tek Singh, increasing the death toll to 34. Dozens of affected people are still being treated in different hospitals. Over 100 people were hospitalized after taking poisonous liquor in Mohallah Mubarikabad. The condition of 20 people is stated to be … Read More


Ogra recommends Rs4 per liter increase in petrol price

11 November, 2016 11:24 pm 11:24 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (Ogra) has recommended an Rs4 per liter increase in the price of petrol. On the other hand, an increase of Rs 6.82 and Rs 5.42 per liter has been recommended in the prices of octane and diesel respectively. A summary in this regard has been … Read More


Govt increases prices of 70,000 medicines by 2.86pc

07 July, 2016 3:33 pm 3:33 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The federal government has increased the prices of 70,000 medicines by 2.86 percent. According to a notification issued by the federal government, the medicines of hepatitis, heart, sugar, TB, cancer, asthma, allergy and kidney ailments have been increased by 1.43 percent. Antibiotic tablets, capsules, injections and skin diseases have been increased … Read More