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Shamim Firpo worried over rising street crimes, demands effective and result-oriented strategy

January 16, 2017 | Chambers of Commerce

Karachi, January 16, 2017 (PPI-OT): President of the Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) Shamim Ahmed Firpo, while expressing deep concerns over rising street crimes all over the city, urged the Law Enforcement Agencies (LEAs) to devise an effective …

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All people living in Sindh are Sindhis and we are representatives of all peoples living in Sindh: Moula Bux Chandio

January 16, 2017 | Ministries

Karachi, January 16, 2017 (PPI-OT): Advisor to Chief Minister Sindh on Information Moula Bux Chandio briefing the media persons about the decisions taken in the Cabinet meeting said that we had so many agendas in the cabinet meeting but due …

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Government asked to cooperate to improve industry’s competitiveness

January 16, 2017 | Chambers of Commerce

Islamabad, January 16, 2017 (PPI-OT): Khalid Malik, Senior Vice President, Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry has said that enhancing the productivity, quality and innovation (PQI) was vital to improve competitiveness of industry and called upon the government to cooperate …

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DRAP slams for inappropriate laws and bureaucratic hurdles for poultry industry

January 16, 2017 | Chambers of Commerce

Lahore, January 16, 2017 (PPI-OT): The Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry has urged the Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (DRAP) to expedite the process of enlistment of poultry products and lift undue sanctions on the poultry medicines as it …

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Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Scholarship for minority community students to be launched: Dr. Khatu Mal Jeevan

January 15, 2017 | Ministries

Karachi, January 15, 2017 (PPI-OT): Special Assistant to Chief Minister Sindh for Minority Affairs Dr. Khatu Mal Jeevan has announced that Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Scholarship for students belonging to Minority community would be launched soon which will be awarded on …

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Together we will complete our mission “Polio free Pakistan”: Mumtaz Jakhrani

January 15, 2017 | Ministries

Karachi, January 15, 2017 (PPI-OT): Provincial minister for population welfare department, Mir Mumtaz Hussain Jakhrani directed all the district population officers, medical officers, reproductive health services centres (RHS) along with field staff that they must extend full cooperation with health …

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Chaman-Quetta traffic restored

January 15, 2017 | Inter Services Public Relations

Rawalpindi, January 15, 2017 (PPI-OT): Connectivity between Chaman and Quetta restored by FWO after clearance of heavy snow at Khojak Pass and open up road for stranded traffic at Lakpass Tunnel blocked by 2 feet of snow.

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Heavy snow blocked roads in Chitral and Balochistan, Army and FC troops clearing snow to restore traffic

January 15, 2017 | Inter Services Public Relations

Rawalpindi, January 15, 2017 (PPI-OT): Heavy snow blocked roads in Chitral and Balochistan. Army and FC troops employed to clear snow and restore traffic. Lawari Tunnel in Chitral and roads from Quetta to Karachi (NHW 25), Quetta to Sukkur (NHW …

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Chief of Army Staff calls Afghan President, suggests robust border management mechanism

January 15, 2017 | Inter Services Public Relations

Rawalpindi, January 15, 2017 (PPI-OT): Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa made a telephone call to President Ashraf Ghani to condole the loss of life in recent terror attacks in Afghanistan. He expressed sympathy with families of …

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National Assembly spokesperson clarifies remarks against National Assembly

January 15, 2017 | Government Institutions

Islamabad, January 15, 2017 (PPI-OT): The National Assembly Spokesperson has made clarification regarding the remarks published in the Daily Nawa-e-Waqt on 12.1.2017 that it trashed the Unattended Orphans (Rehabilitation and Welfare) Bill, 2016, passed by the Senate. In a statement …

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Protection of minorities is top most priority of government: Kamran Michael

January 15, 2017 | Press Information Department

Islamabad, January 15, 2017 (PPI-OT): While appreciating the role of minorities especially the Christian community in the socio-economic development of the country, Federal Minister for Human Rights Senator Kamran Michael has said the Pakistanis imbued with the spirit of brotherhood …

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Finance Minister announced New Petroleum Prices with effect from 16th January 2017

January 15, 2017 | Ministries

Islamabad, January 15, 2017 (PPI-OT): Federal Minister for Finance, Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar, today announced the prices of petroleum products for the period starting from 16th January 2017 till 31st January 2017. He said that Ministry of Petroleum and Natural …

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