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Political chaos further hampers economic activities

KARACHICurrent political turmoil further hampered the economical activities in the country.Panic spread out in economic market ahead of the flight of capital, curtailment of foreign investment charging up the dollar price. Experts believed that further turmoil would boost up dollar and that would ...

business activities boom pti sit venue
August 18, 2014

Business activities boom around PTI sit-in venue

ISLAMABAD - Lal Gulab who sells powdered tobacco, commonly known as naswar, is perhaps the only happy individual who got freedom due to Azadi March of Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) by quitting his job in Aabpara, as he is able now to earn more money by starting his own business in the PTI sit-in ...

parliament immoral activities
August 06, 2014, 7:22 pm

Disciplining of the parliament; report on immoral activities presented in NA

ISLAMABAD- The report of Special Committee regarding immoral activities in Parliament Lodges was presented in the National Assembly (NA). The report was presented today by Sheikh Rohail Asghar, chairman of the committee on Parliament Lodges. The matter of unethical activities in Parliament Lodges ...

Power crisis hits industrial activities hard

FAISALABADAcute energy shortage has badly hindered export growth and restricted the textiles exports below the mark of USD 14 billion as it remained at USD 13.84 billion with growth of 3.9 percent in 2013-14. Textile exports to European Union, however, increased by 18% but rest of the world ...

gear dengue control activities
July 02, 2014

‘Gear up dengue control activities’

LAHORE - Advisor to Chief Minister on Health Kh Salman Rafiq has directed all the concerned departments to gear up dengue control activities in accordance with the laid SOPs during the monsoon. Chairing a meeting of Cabinet Committee on Dengue Control at Chief Minister’s Secretariat on ...

ICCI for removal of slums to facilitate business activities

ISLAMABAD -  Shaban Khalid, President ICCI has called for removal of all slums (kachi abadis) that are illegal from the federal capital as they have become sanctuaries of criminals, pose great security threats, disturb peace of citizens and create hurdles in smooth growth of business ...

Afghanistan should take notice of Maulvi Fazlullah anti state activities: FO

  ISLAMABAD-  Pakistan’s FO asked Afghanistan to take notice of anti state activities emanating from its soil by Maulvi Fazl ullah, has demanded that Afghanistan should not to allow its territory to be used against Pakistan and both the countries by working together can bring an end ...

British MP lauds IUB academic, research activities

BAHAWALPUR -British Parliamentarian Kerry Pollard has highly appreciated the academic and research activities and standards of the Islamia University Bahawalpur. He stated that the steps taken by IUB VC Dr Muhammad Mukhtar had been producing productive results for the promotion of higher education ...

ttp activities
May 03, 2014

TTP Activities

Another blast in Swat injured three members of the security forces on Friday, though this is only to be expected, considering that attacks from the terrorists did not abate even while the ceasefire was ongoing. The government has now received intelligence reports about militants planning to use the ...

Extensive anti-dengue activities planned

Faisalabad-DCO Noorul Amin Mengal has ordered immediate arrest of focal persons upon discovery of dengue larva from any public or private premises by the surveillance teams, saying that cases should be registered against the persons showing negligence in eradication of dengue larva. He was ...

PPP shifting centre of political activities to Lahore

LAHORE - The PPP leadership has decided to shift the centre of political activities from Karachi to Lahore in a bid to galvanise the party in Punjab.“Bilawal Bhutto Zardari and former president Asif Ali Zardari would be in Lahore after a week or so and stay here for longer this time,” ...

slum illegal activities justice siddiqui
April 10, 2014, 6:09 pm

Slum areas den of illegal activities: Justice Siddiqui

ISLAMABAD- Islamabad High Court judge, Justice Shaukat Aziz Siddiqui said that Slum areas were den of illegal activities. Justice Shaukat Aziz Siddiqui gave these remarks while hearing the case of Kachi Abadi today. The court has summoned Interior Secretary, Inspector General Police Islamabad, ...

peace president economic activities
April 09, 2014, 3:08 pm

Peace must for generating economic activities: President

QUETTA- President Mamnoon Hussain today underlined peace is must for generating economic activities and attracting investment. He was addressing senior journalists in Quetta today. The President said that the Prime Minister and his team were taking concrete steps to restore peace in the country. ...

map vows gear activities
March 28, 2014

MAP vows to gear up activities

LAHORE  - The Motorcyclists Association of Pakistan (MAP) has arranged an interactive meeting at Rawalpindi Sports Complex  in Islamabad on the theme "All Pakistan Motorbike Traveler's Meet Up 2014.”The meeting was arranged for the promotion of tourism in Pakistan which was followed ...

‘Healthy activities speak for bright future’

RAWALPINDI- Recognising importance of education in making democracy stronger and flourishing, PML-N Senator Najma Hameed has said the government is soon brining education schemes to put this sector on strong footings. Addressing the cultural festival at Jinnah Institute and Rawalpindi College of ...

ji urges govt military activities tribal
February 12, 2014

JI urges govt to stop military activities in tribal areas

LAHORE - Jamaat-i-Islami chief Syed Munawar Hasan has asked the government to end military activities in the Tribal Areas to reciprocate the Taliban’s positive response in order to advance the talks.  The JI chief said that the Taliban had thrown the ball in the government’s court ...

Talks don’t legitimate illegal activities, says Rashid

ISLAMABAD - Minister for Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage, Senator Pervaiz Rashid, has said that holding of dialogue with anyone did not provide legitimacy to anybody for illegal activities.While speaking to media persons on Friday, Pervez Rashid said the government was taking into ...

AIP provides platform to promote agriculture activities

Islamabad  - Agricultural Innovation Programme for Pakistan will create a platform for public and private sector institutions to share the new innovations and to promote agriculture sector activities particularly enhancement of maize production in Pakistan.  This was stated by Dr Iftikhar ...

delay auto policy holds activities
January 26, 2014

Delay in auto policy holds up activities

LAHORE  - Showing grave concern over delay in announcement of the new Auto Industry Plan despite a host of meetings, the automotive parts manufacturers have said that the lingering policy has blocked all activities and new investment in auto industry.They appreciated the government for taking ...

govt promoting healthy activities
January 25, 2014

Govt promoting healthy activities in the province

NOORPUR THAL Executive District Officer Education Khushab Mian Muhammad Ismail has said that Pakistan has vast talent in sports and the government is implementing a comprehensive programme for the promotion of healthy activities in the province.  He was addressing the inaugural function of ...

healthy activities hour
January 22, 2014

Healthy activities need of the hour

LAHORE  - Speakers at Hameed Nizami Press Institute of Pakistan stressed the need for expanding sports and entertainment activities to the youth so that they could be involved in healthy activities.The views were expressed at a seminar on ‘Opportunities of Healthy Entertainments for ...

Ulema ask terrorists to desist from subversive activities on Eid Milad

ISLAMABAD - Over 100 clerics and scholars hailing from Sunni Ulema Board on Sunday asked terrorists to desist from subversive activities on the auspicious occasion of Eid Miladun Nabi (PBUH).In a joint statement, they said Eid Miladun Nabi (PBUH) gives the message of tolerance and peace. Terrorists ...

Active participation in volunteer activities urged

RAWALPINDI  - Punjab Emergency Service (PES) Rescue 1122 Director General (DG) Dr Rizwan Naseer has urged the community for active participation in volunteer activities to reduce the increasing number of emergencies.He also directed all districts officers (DOs) to launch different programmes ...

dehli us embassy commercial activities
January 09, 2014

Dehli asks US embassy to stop ‘commercial’ activities

NEW DELHI  - India has asked the US embassy to close down commercial activities at its sports and leisure centre in New Delhi in the latest development in a diplomatic row, a source told AFP Wednesday.The foreign ministry has given the embassy a January 16 deadline to stop non-diplomatic staff ...

trust activities
December 14, 2013

Trust activities

LAHORE: Nazaria-i-Pakistan Forums (NPF) continued ideological activities throughout the country. NPF Mirpur meeting was held with Moulana Shafi Josh in the chair. A large number of members from Mirpur, Kotali and Bhambar participated in the meeting.NPF Patoki organised a Pakistan Paindabad ...

Govt unveils policy framework to regulate NGOs activities

ISLAMABAD - The government has unveiled the new policy framework to regulate the activities of non-governmental organisations (NGOs) in Pakistan, wherein organisations would sign agreement with government, besides maintaining full disclosure of their activities, their respective areas of work, ...

Used car’s importers promoting illegal activities

LAHORE - The importers of used cars should be punished and held accountable by the government for violating the constitution of Pakistan as they are involved in illegal activities.“The used cars importers forge documents to import used cars, evade taxes, sell old junk cars at prices ...

mqm activities punjab a standstill
November 24, 2013

MQM activities in Punjab come to a standstill

ISLAMABAD - Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM) once claiming to expand its hegemony to Punjab and other province has almost made its offices in Punjab dysfunctional, especially after the Karachi operation.The MQM has slightly changed its strategy as it has almost stopped its official activities in ...

Govt moves for greater oversight of NGOs

ISLAMABAD - The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet on Thursday approved new policy framework to regulate activities of non-governmental organisations (NGOs) in Pakistan, more than two years after Dr Shakeel Afridi facilitated the US forces to raid the OBL compound in ...

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November 19, 2013, 3:13 pm

PM's visits to Sri Lanka‚ Thailand to speed up economic activities: FO

Foreign Office spokesman Aizaz Ahmed Chaudhry has said Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's visits to Sri Lanka and Thailand would help boost economic and trade activity in the country and the region.In an interview‚ he said that during his visits‚ the Prime Minister invited foreign investors ...

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