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ECC green-lights Rs7.6-billion Ramadan package

ECC green-lights Rs7.6-billion Ramadan package

The News/Files ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) on Wednesday greenlit a Ramadan package worth Rs7.6 billion during a meeting chaired by Finance Minister Abdul Hafeez Shaikh. Sources in the finance ministry said subsidies for 19 essential items at the Utility Stores Corporation (USC) were approved during the ECC meeting. …

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Rs6.3 billion Ramadan package proposed

Rs6.3 billion Ramadan package proposed

The federal government is considering a Ramadan package worth Rs6.3 billion, Geo News reported Thursday, citing a proposal  from the Ministry for Industries and Production. The ministry has proposed to bring sugar prices down to Rs68, a 20 kg bag of flour to Rs800, and ghee to Rs200 per kg. …

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Pakistan to use satellite for monitoring Billion Tree Tsunami Project

Pakistan to use satellite for monitoring Billion Tree Tsunami Project

Photo:File ISLAMABAD: The Ministry of Climate Change has decided to monitor the government’s Billion Tree Tsunami Project via satellite. In this regard, a  memorandum of understanding (MoU) has been signed between the Ministry of Climate Change and the Pakistan Space & Upper Atmosphere Research Commission (SUPARCO). As reported by Geo.tv, …

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