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  1. Press Releases (Period 2023)
    • Press Release: OGRA takes notice of overcharging of sale/purchase of LPG Dated January 20, 2023

    • Press Releases (Period 2023)

    • Installation of Conical Baffle in Geysers has been approved by OGRA. Dated 11th Jan, 2023

  2. Press Releases (Period 2022)
    • Use of Gas Heaters/Stoves in Winter Season Dated December 28, 2022

    • SSGC’s initiatives to create awareness on safety measures amongst its customers Dated 14th December, 2022

    • OGRA conducted a webinar on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Dated 28 November, 2022

    • OGRA Conducted Public Hearing in Lahore Dated November 15, 2022

    • OGRA Arranges Certification of Drivers of LPG Bowsers in Collaboration with National Logistic Cell (NLC) for Safe Transportation of LPG Dated November 08, 2022

    • OGRA Announced LPG Consumer Price for November 2022

    • Seminar On Corruption Free Pakistan October 12, 2022

    • Training for LPG Bowsers Drivers October 04, 2022

    • Provincial and District Authorities are Advised to Ensure the Notified Prices of LPG Dated September 05, 2022

    • Ensure Safe Self-use of LPG in Industries and other Places Dated September 08, 2022

    • Usage of LPG as Domestic Fuel Dated August 31, 2022

    • Mr. Mohammad Naeem Ghouri has assumed the charge of Member Finance in OGRA Dated August 03, 2022

    • OGRA Conducted Round-Table on Regulatory Reforms from Consumer Perspective Dated july 21, 2022

    • Pakistan’s Multi-billion-dollar energy industry Dated May 18, 2022

    • OGRA Meets State Bank on Enhancement of Credit Limit to the Oil Industry Dated April 12, 2022

    • OGRA Holds Public Hearing at Karachi Dated April 07, 2022

    • OGRA Holds Public Hearing at Lahore Dated March 30, 2022

    • OGRA Engages Oil Stakeholders at Lahore Dated March 16, 2022

    • OGRA to Hold Public Hearing at Faisalabad Dated February 28, 2022

    • OGRA has Started Inspections of the Retail Outlets in Order to Curb the Sale of sub-standard Oil and Less Filling in Karachi February 22, 2022

    • OGRA Hold Public Hearing at Peshwar February 04, 2022

    • OGRA Released State of The Regulated Petroleum Industry Report 2020-21 Dated September 23, 2022

    • Publication of OGRA Annual Report for F.Y. 2020-21 Dated September 17, 2022

    • OGRA Conducted Meeting with OMCs on the Deregulation of Petroleum Products.Dated September 07,2022

    • To support the flood victims, teams are moved out for relief activities

    • OGRA advised chief secretaries to take appropriate measures to assist tourists during Eid holidays Dated 08th July,2022

    • 3 illegal oil agencies were unearthed by OGRA’s Enforcement team Dated 14 June 2022

    • OGRA advised chief secretaries to take appropriate measures to assist tourists during Eid holidays Dated April 28, 2022

    • OGRA Takes Action Against Hoarders Across Punjab Dated April 27, 2022

    • OGRA takes action against hoarders across Punjab Dated 27th April, 2022

  3. Press Releases (Period 2021)
    • OGRA holds Public Hearing at PC Karachi Dated 06 December, 2021

    • OGRA Holds Public Hearing at Lahore Dated December 01, 2021

    • OGRA Establishes Consumer Affair Department Dated October 28, 2021

    • OGRA Holds Workshop on Safety and Compliance of Rules and Regulations and Role of Third Party Inspectors Dated September 21, 2021

    • RLNG Prices Notification of 2nd August 2021 Withdrawn Dated 03 August 2021

    • Press Release -Issuing licenses for construction and operation of pipeline LNG supply chain, to M/s Energas Terminal (Pvt) Limited and M/s Tabeer Energy (Pvt) Limited- Dated 30-07-2021

    • OGRA Pledges to bring LPG BOWZERS into Regulatory Regime - Date 28-05-2021

    • OGRA on Monday Held Public Hearing on Petitions of Tabeer Energy Pvt. Ltd (TEPL) and M/s Energas Terminal Pvt. Ltd (ETPL) for Grant of License for Construction and Establishment of LNG Re-Gasification Terminal at Port Qasim, Karachi Dated April 19, 2021

    • SAPM Mr Tabish Visited OGRA Dated April 08, 2021

    • OGRA Directed OMCs to Build Up Stocks of Petrol and Diesel up to Minimum 20 Days Dated April 07, 2021

    • Overcharging & Less Filling of LPG Cylinders is Offense Dated March 19, 2021

    • News Rebuttal - No Difference Among OGRA Members Over Commercial Licence of Flare Gas

    • Press Release - Chairman

    • Press Note - LNG EASY Dated 14th January, 2021

    • Press Release required by G TV regarding sale of Flared gas by PPL to E-Gas Dated: 06th Jan,2021

    • Press Release required by G TV regarding sale of Flared gas by PPL to E-Gas Dated: 06th Jan,2021

  4. Press Releases (Period 2020)
    • To reduce UFG: Prototype Methane Gas Detector presented in OGRA Dated October 23, 2020

    • Press Note: Hascol Marketing License of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has been Suspended with immediate Effect Dated October 21, 2020

    • FIA did not raid OGRA office – OGRA Spokesperson Dated August 15, 2020

    • Expressions of Interest (EOI) for Pre-Qualification of LNG Consultant Firms Dated July 30, 2020

    • Press Note: OGRA Fined Companies Involved in LPG Bowzer Accident And Announced Compansation For Effected Dated July 8, 2020

    • Press Note: OGRA Fined Companies Involved in LPG Bowzer Accident And Announced Compansation For Effected Dated July 8, 2020

  5. Press Releases (Period 2019)
    • To Whom it may Concern

    • News Alert: 75 to 85 percent is the Cost of Purchase of Gas Dated April 18, 2019

    • Moratorium for Establishment of New Oil Marketing Company (OMC) Dated january 28, 2019

  6. Press Releases (Period 2018)
    • Appointment of Chairperson OGRA upheld by Law Division

    • Pakistan Gas Network Code (Nwc) For Use Of Gas Pipeline Transportation System Has Been Approved Dated December 13, 2018

    • Public Hearing Notice: Applcation by TRAFIGURA PAKISTAN (Private) Limited for Grant of Licencse for Sale of Natural Gas (RLNG)

    • REBUTTAL OF LEGAL POINTS RAISED IN NEWS ITEM BY AHMAD AHMADANI PUBLISHED IN PAKISTAN TODAY OF 10TH OCTOBER 2018

    • One Window Service for Gwadar Free Zone

    • OGRA’s Public Hearings on SNGPL’s and SSGCL’s Petitions for DERR for F.Y. 2018-19

    • Public Notice: Petition Filed by SNGPL for Determination of ERR/Prescribed Prices for F.Y 2018-19 Dated April 30,2018

    • Notice of Public Hearing SSGCL at Karachi & Quetta of its ERR/Prescribed Price for F.Y. 2018-19

    • Notice of Public Hearing SNGPL at Peshawar & Lahore of its ERR/Prescribed Price for F.Y. 2018-19

  7. Press Releases (Period 2017)
    • OGRA’s direction to LPG Marketing Companies regarding LPG cylinder blast incidents Dated:14th February, 2017

    • Press Release Final Proposal For Revision In Freight Charges For Northern Areas Including Jaglot, Chitral & Ajk Has Been Forwarded To APPCCA By OGRA Dated December 21, 2017

    • Notice for Public Consultation: Revision in Natural Gas (Third Party Access) Rules Dated November 14, 2017

    • Launch of New Website Dated September 06, 2017

    • OGRA Report on the Oil Tanker Accident At Ahmedpur East Bahawalpur

    • Marketing licences only after storage construction Dated February 7, 2017

  8. Press Releases (Period 2016)
    • Tender Enquiry No. 06 of 2015-16 Purchase of Diesel Generator Set with Prime Rating of 100 KVA Dated 21, 2016

    • Notice for Public Hearing: Application for Grant of License By Hi-Tech Pipe & Engineering Industries (PVT) Ltd for CNG Storage, Transportation & Sale of Natural Gas Dated January 12, 2016

    • Pre-Qualification of Suppliers of Computers, Printers & its Allied Accessories under Tender Enquiry no. 08/2016 Dated May 19, 2016

    • Supply of Stationery & Other Miscellaneous Items to OGRA for the Financial Year 2016-17. Under Tender Enquiry no.09 of 2016 Dated May 19, 2016

    • SSGCL Petition for Determination of Estimated Revenue Requirement for F.Y. 2016-17 and Public Notices (Page 155 to 197)

    • Pre-Qualification of Advertising Agencies Under Tender Enquiry No 10 of 2016 Dated May 26, 2016

    • SSGCL Petition for Determination of Estimated Revenue Requirement for F.Y. 2016-17 and Public Notices (Page 9 to 76)

    • SSGCL Petition for Determination of Estimated Revenue Requirement for F.Y. 2016-17 and Public Notices (Page 77 to 154)

    • SNGPL - Petition for Determination of Estimated Revenue Requirement for F.Y. 2016-17 and Public Notices

    • Sale of Local Indigenous Gas in Liters is Illegal Dated August 09, 2016

    • Pre-Qualification of Suppliers of Computers, Printers & its Allied Accessories under Tender Enquiry No.10 /2016 Dated August 16, 2016

    • وضاحت: آئل کمپنیوں کو نئے قواعد کے تحت لائسنس حاصل اور تجدید کرانے ہوں گے مورخہ

    • Office Space Required for Regional Office Karachi Dated November 11, 2016

    • Expression of Interest, Scope of Work & Evaluation Criteria for Appointment of Third Party Inspectors for CNG Sector Dated October 24, 2016

    • Notice of Public Hearing: Pakistan Gasport Consortium Limited (PGPC)’s application for modification of its license to undertake regulated activities related to Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) at Port Qasim, Karachi Dated November 29, 2016

    • Notice of Public Hearing: Application by Fauji Oil Terminal and Distribution Company Ltd (FOTCOo), Karachi for Grant of Licence for Transmission of Natural Gas Dated November 29, 2016

    • Notice to Consumers, General Public, Interested/Affected Persons and Parties: Application by Pak Gas Distribution Company Private Limited for Grant of Licence for Sale of Natural Gas Dated November 29, 2016

    • Pre-Qualification of Third Party Inspectors (TPIs) for Inspections of LPG Works / Installations / Auto Refueling Stations Dated December 29, 2016