All hurdles removed in provision of economical CNG OGRA has started issuing licences for new CNG stations Masses will get fuel that is 40 percent cheaper: Ghiyas Paracha

The All Pakistan CNG Association (APCNGA) on Monday said the government is promoting CNG to reduce urban pollution, cut oil import bill and increase employment. The government has taken a number of commendable steps including removing the ban on setting up new CNG stations, said Ghiyas Abdullah Paracha, Central Chairman… Continue reading

FPCCI urges OGRA to revoke increase in Gas price

Karachi (PR) Mian Anjum Nisar, President FPCCI has expressed his concerns over the unkind upswing in natural gas prices. He said that this decision would seriously affect the industrial sector, especially exporters and the value-added sector would be hit hard also affect the cost of energy as well as the… Continue reading

Gas tariff hike by OGRA will be illegal As per OGRA law, Govt cannot reduce or increase gas price

The All Pakistan CNG Association (APCNGA) on Wednesday rejected the move by the SNGPL to increase the price of natural gas terming it unacceptable as it will damage the fragile economy. Seeking at a public hearing organized by OGRA, Ghiyas Abdullah Paracha, Central Chairman APCNGA said that the earlier price… Continue reading

APCNGA Crude slips from $61 to $30, high sulphur down from $391 to $15, Ogra can reduce gas prices by implementing pricing formula CNG price is linked to oil, should be reduced: Ghiyas Paracha

The All Pakistan CNG Association (APCNGA) on Monday said prices of local gas are linked to the oil price in the international market, therefore its price can be reduced by 40 percent amid unprecedented crude crisis. Any hike in the price of oil in the international market is implemented in… Continue reading


ISLAMABAD: Ms. Shaista Bano Gillani has taken charge as the Chairperson, Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP). The Finance Division on Monday issued a notification after the federal cabinet in its meeting held on 28 April 2020 approved the appointment of Ms. Shaista Bano as the Chairperson CCP, on acting charge… Continue reading

Pakistan’s gas sector attracts huge foreign, local investment

KARACHI: The All Pakistan CNG Association (APCNGA) on Monday said over twenty multinational and local companies are keen to invest billions in the gas sector of Pakistan which should be welcomed. [the_ad id=”31605″]These companies are inclined to invest in the construction of new gas terminals, gas supply to consumers and… Continue reading

SITE Association demands to end Sunday gas closure for industries

KARACHI: SITE Association of Industry has demanded of the goverment to end gas supply closure for industries on Sundays. President SITE Saleem Parekh said that on every Sunday, gas remains closed for industries for 24 hours. However, gas pressure starts to drop 4-6 hours earlier, much before the time given for… Continue reading

Lesser production from fields disturbs entire natural gas supply chain

KARACHI: The slowdown in the production from major fields, due to oil shortage issue, has caused a gas crisis in the Southern region of the country, as the Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC) suspended supply to captive power, CNG stations, while pressure was reduced for domestic and commercial consumers in… Continue reading