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ISLAMABAD -- Caretaker Federal Minister for Energy Syed Ali Zafar announced to slash prices of petroleum products with effect from tonight.
Morrisons is one of the retailers set to slash prices, cutting the price of petrol to a maximum of 109.9p a litre.
ISLAMABAD -- The Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) has recommended to slash prices of petroleum products by at least Rs7.5 per litre from September 1.
Other domestic Haj operating companies have been striving to scale down the cost of Haj, but can only slash prices to a certain extent since factors, such as rising air fare and road transport costs, food supply contracts and rising labor charges, are beyond their control.
At a Press Conference attended by about 50 pharmacy owners last night, Pharmacies Owners and Importers Society said they cannot implement the authority's decision to slash prices from today.
BARGAIN hunters are poised to bag some of the biggest-ever January discounts as rattled retailers slash prices.
As a result it is expected to slash prices by up to 70% this month and next to get shot of unwanted stock.
THE cost of fleeing wet and windy Britain to the sun could be cheaper than ever as some travel firms slash prices by up to 47%.
ONLINE fashion retailer ASOS warned the run-up to Christmas would be challenging in the UK as retailers slash prices. The company, which targets 16 to 34-year-olds with clothes based on outfits first worn by celebrities, said UK retail sales increased eight per cent to pounds 88.6 million in the six months to September 30, compared to a near three-fold increase in international sales to pounds 122 million.
DAIRY giant Robert Wiseman reported a drop in half-year profits and said margins were being hit after "intense" competition forced it to slash prices.
Miferta, whose title is a hybrid between the Spanish "mi" (meaning my) and "oferta " (offer or sale), is a bilingual Costa Rican site that offers 40-90% discounts on things such as hotel stays, meals at restaurants, photo albums, gym memberships and just about anything or any place that is willing to slash prices for a limited time to attract more customers.
There has been a slight upturn in corporate spending, but I can well understand why people are having to slash prices," he added.