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Stalemate on gas supply to fertilizer plants persists

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: The Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Resources and fertilizers firms have failed to reach an agreement on the resumption of gas supply to fertilizer plants from the SNGPL network. A meeting, held here with Dr Asim Hussain, the PM’s Advisor on Petroleum, in the chair, which discussed various options for resuming the gas supply to the fertilizer sector."We have discussed different plans with officials of the Petroleum Ministry, including provision of $400 million from…Read More

Row over environment cell control persists

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: A cold war has been going on among government departments over the control of the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) cell for the last four months.The devolved Ministry of Environment became the National Designated Authority (NDA) of the United Nations Framework Conference on Climate Change after it established the cell and placed it under Enercon back in 2005.The cell became the casualty of devolution and was attached with the Planning and Development Division. However, the…Read More