March 17, 2020

Toilet paper companies: ‘What we are dealing with here is uncharted’

As the coronavirus outbreak spreads, households across the country are hunkering down and emptying out store shelves. Companies that help supply these everyday paper products are […]
February 3, 2020

Strikes at pulp and paper mills started in Finland, mediation to continue… Wood Pulp prices likely to go up !

WIDESPREAD STRIKES began this morning in the pulp and paper industry an unsuccessful last-minute attempt to mediate a settlement to the labor dispute between Finnish Forest […]
November 13, 2019
APP Canada expands its Paperline portfolio

APP Canada to debut new uncoated paper in early 2020

APP Canada will expand its Paperline portfolio of products with Paperline Gold, a premium grade paper with 98 percent brightness, in early 2020. “APP has been […]
October 10, 2019
The untapped potential of our recycling industry can turn waste into product — and profit.

Pakistan’s waste problem is a recycling industry waiting to be found

Recycling industry waiting to be found ! Garbage-picking, often a job reserved for those on the lowest rung of the socioeconomic ladder, most commonly employs young […]
August 23, 2019

Islamabad to go plastic bag free in 45 days – Other major cities like Karachi, Lahore, Peshawar to follow in Islamabad’s footsteps soon.

ISLAMABAD: The district administration has claimed that Islamabad will go plastic bag-free within one and a half months. “Through our aggressive awareness campaign and cooperation of […]
July 3, 2019

Dollar declines against PKR, dips to Rs158 in interbank

After a volatile ride at the currency market, Pakistan rupee gained Rs2 on Tuesday and reached Rs158 against the US dollar in the interbank market.   […]