Cement, fertiliser and power sectors still consuming major share of gas

Courtesy Of Dawn News ISLAMABAD: Around 275 million cubic feet per day (mmcfd) of natural gas is still being provided to cement, fertiliser and power plants although domestic consumers continue to suffer, particularly in Punjab and some parts of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa. A senior official of the petroleum ministry told Dawn that natural gas currently being supplied…

PIA flight suspension worries exporters of fruit, vegetables

Courtesy Of Dawn News KARACHI: Fruit and vegetable exporters are worried over discontinuation of their exports from Tuesday after Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight operations shut down across the country. Operations were suspended after an anti-privatisation protest by workers of the national carrier turned violent, leading to death of at least three demonstrators. Exporters fear…