LAHORE: The Goods Transporters Association on Monday announced to slash fares by 25 to 30pc after decrease in diesel price, ARY News reported. The move has been taken by the goods transporters to provide relief to the masses after reduction in diesel price. It may be noted that on March 27, the National Coordination Committee (NCC) meeting had decided to lift a ban on goods transport across the country in order to maintain a supply of daily use commodities. The decision was taken by Prime Minister Imran Khan while…
Cargo supplies across the country came to a halt last week when goods transporters suspended their operations in protest over a hefty increase in fines.
A delegation of good transporters on Monday called on Governor Sindh Imran Ismail as the business community claimed that the transporters strike is affecting the exports in the country.
Efforts underway to boost country's exports.
'No one from the federal government has yet contacted them'
The goods transporters have demanded the federal government for the amendment in the axle load law as per the National Highway Safety Ordinance 2000 which has been accepted.
KARACHI: A strike by good transporters which entered its tenth day ended on Wednesday evening after successful negotiations with Governor Sindh Zubair Umar, ARY News reported. All the goods carriers went on strike in protest against the restriction imposed by the Sindh High Court (SHC) on the movement of heavy vehicles within the city at any time except water tankers or in special cases vehicles carrying commodities for daily use. Governor Sindh said that many transport associations have called off their strike. He…