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Prices of essential food items remain stable

January 25, 2015 - Waqar Lillah - BR Report - Prices of essential food items remained stable, while downward trend was noted in prices of fresh vegetable last week as compared to the preceding week, reveals a survey conducted by us on Saturday. The survey noted decline in prices of tomatoes, potatoes, onion and chicken during the period under review as tomatoes were being sold at Rs 50-55 per kg, potatoes were available at Rs 35-40 per kg, onion at Rs 25-30 per kg and chicken live was…

Govt asked to take immediate measures to restore oil supply

January 19, 2015 LAHORE(Nation)  - The government should take immediate measures to restore supply of petroleum products as the shortage was not only causing undue damage to the trade and economic activities but also hitting the general public hard. The IEP Lahore Centre Chairman Engineer Syed Khalid Sajjad said that fuel shortage had brought the vehicular traffic to a grinding halt in the province of Punjab. He said Punjab was hub of trade and economic activities and biggest…

Petrol shortage pushes vegetable, fruit prices higher

January 18, 2015 Waqar Lillah - BR Report - Due to acute petrol shortage, significant increase was witnessed in prices of fresh vegetables and fruits last week as compared to the preceding week, which further intensified the miseries of poverty-stricken and inflation-ridden masses, reveals a survey conducted by us on Saturday. Retailers and wholesalers told us that demand and supply gap widened owing to severe shortage of petrol, resultantly fresh vegetables prices increased…

Prices of food items increase ahead of Eidul Azha

October 05, 2014 - Waqar Lillah - BR Report Sharp increase was witnessed in the prices of perishable and non perishable food items ahead of Eidul Azha, reveals a survey by our reporter on Saturday. Retailers and wholesalers from different markets of the twin cities of Rawalpindi/Islamabad increased prices of all essential kitchen items, including tomatoes, potatoes, onions, garlic, green chili, rice, vegetable ghee, loose pulses, milk (fresh) and yogurt this week past compared to the…

Prices of essential items stabilise: CM Punjab

December 05, 2013 Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has said that due to the timely steps of the Punjab government, prices of essential items have stabilised. He expressed these views while presiding over a meeting, which was held here on Wednesday to review the prices of essential items, disclosed an official. Provincial ministers Dr Farrukh Javed, Muhammad Shafique, Special Assistant Arshad Jutt, Members National and Provincial Assembly, Punjab Chief Secretary, Inspector General…

Essential kitchen items’ prices show steep rise

October 16, 2013 A steep increased was recorded in the prices of essential kitchen items particularly spices and vegetables on the eve of Eidul Azha while it was expected that prices of tomatoes, green chili, Cliantro - Dhania, onions would increase 100 percent on the Eid day, revels a survey conducted by Business Recorder here on Tuesday. Traders and wholesalers in different markets of the twin cities of Rawalpindi/Islamabad told Business Recorder that tomatoes were being sold at Rs…

Essential kitchen items become dearer ahead of Eid

October 13, 2013 WAQAR LILLAH Prices of all essential kitchen items have been increased significantly ahead of Eidul Azha, reveals a survey conducted by us here on Saturday. Retailers and wholesalers from different markets of the twin cities of Rawalpindi/Islamabad have increased the prices of all essential kitchen items, including tomatoes, potatoes, onions, garlic, sugar, wheat flour bag and milk (fresh) last week as compared to the preceding week. During the week under review,…

Edibles’ prices: Low income group hit hard by hike

September 14, 2013 N H ZUBERI Recent increase in the price of flour ,along with increase in oil prices, power tariff and gas charges , is taking toll on the quality and quantity of Tandoori roti and chapatti, leaving the resident of the city to reconsider its role in their daily lives. Taking these factors into accounts many Tandoors and restaurants have reduced the weight and size of bread. They, however, have raised the price. The price of a chapatti has increased from Rs 6 to Rs…

China’s Baosteel sets higher October prices

September 12, 2013 China's Baoshan Iron & Steel said it will keep list prices of its hot-rolled coil products unchanged but will scrap a discount offered on them and also raise prices for some other products for October bookings. The latest pricing moves by China's biggest listed steelmaker by market value, watched closely by traders and analysts for clues on market trends, indicate its positive demand outlook. Baosteel said after markets closed on Wednesday it is scrapping a discount…

Prices of most essential kitchen items remain high

September 01, 2013 TAHIR AMIN Prices of most of the essential kitchen items remained on high side, as no decline was observed in prices during the last week as compared to the preceding week, reveals a survey carried out by Business Recorder here on Saturday. Traders and wholesalers in different markets of the twin cities of Rawalpindi/Islamabad revealed that the current rains and floods destroyed vegetables and fruits in some parts of Punjab, Sindh and Balochistan. They said that…

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