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Labour Union and CEO DISCOs to Prepare Action Plan for Stoppage of Wrong Billing, Losses and To Improve Recovery

January 15, 2018 | General, Official News

Lahore, January 15, 2018 (PPI-OT):A meeting with representatives of WAPDA Hydro Electric Workers Union (CBA) was held to discuss resolution of various issues faced by staff/labour at WAPDA House Lahore. The discussions lasted for well over 7 hours and almost …

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Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry calls for soft taxation regime for real estate sector

January 15, 2018 | Chambers of Commerce, Official News

Lahore, January 15, 2018 (PPI-OT):Real Estate players have sought the help of the Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry for revival of dying businesses. A delegation of Estate Agents Association, led by the President Federation of Realtors Pakistan Maj. ® …

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Pakistan asked to make CPEC part of its National Strategy

January 15, 2018 | Chambers of Commerce, Official News

Islamabad, January 15, 2018 (PPI-OT):H.E. Yao Jing, Ambassador of China said that Pakistan should make CPEC a part of its national strategy as it would contribute to its long-term economic development as well as the development of the whole region. …

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4 Pakistan Army soldiers embraces shahadat along Line of Control in Jandrot, Kotli sector

Rawalpindi, January 15, 2018 (PPI-OT):4 Pakistan Army soldiers embraced shahadat along LOC in Jandrot, Kotli sector. Troops were busy in Line communication maintenance when they were fired upon and hit by heavy mortar round. Exchange of fire killed 3 Indian …

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Politics should be segregated from Economics, only Pakistan Afghanistan progressive ties can ensure regional peace and prosperity: Zubair Motiwala, Chairman PAJCCI

January 15, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, January 15, 2018 (PPI-OT):While addressing the “Public-Private Dialogue forum on Pakistan – Afghanistan Transit and Trade” organized by USAID and Sarhad Chamber of Commerce, Chairman PAJCCI Zubair Motiwala iterated that significance of national sanctity and security and supported all …

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Pakistan’s Delegation Makes Important Headways at Tehran’s Parliamentary Moot of Muslim Countries

January 15, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, January 15, 2018 (PPI-OT):The plight of the innocent people of Kashmir figured high as the preliminary meetings of the various Standing Committees of the Parliamentary Union of the Islamic Countries (PUIC) commenced their meetings ahead of the 13th Session …

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Four killed in Upper Dir road accident

January 15, 2018 | Entertainment, General, Official News

Four people were killed and seven injured when a passenger van fell into a deep ravine in Patrak area of Upper Dir on Monday morning.

The injured have been shifted to civil hospital of Shringal.

Source: Radio Pakistan

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Healthcare facilities being improved across province: Majid Abro

January 15, 2018 | Official News, World Bank

Balochistan Health Minister Mir Abdul Maajid Abro has said that healthcare facilities are being improved across the province.

Talking to people in Dera Murad Jamali, he said availability of doctors and paramedical staff at all health units and hospitals will …

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Punjab govt launches Doing Business Reform Plan

January 14, 2018 | Official News, World Bank

Punjab government has launched the 100 Days to Doing Business Reform Plan to facilitate businesses and start-ups to improve the investment environment in the province.

The Doing Business reform agenda also seeks to improve Pakistan's ranking on the Doing Business …

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British Army releases new advert showing Muslim soldier praying as it defied critics

January 14, 2018 | Entertainment, General, Official News

London (UNA-OIC) - The British Army has released a new advert film showing a Muslim soldier praying as it defied critics of an inclusive recruitment campaign.

The new film, called 'Keeping My Faith', shows a soldier taking off his helmet …

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OIC countries spend less than 5% of their total GDP on health: Report

January 14, 2018 | General, Official News

Jeddah (UNA-OIC) � A recent report on health in the member states of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) revealed a decline in per capita health expenditure in the OIC countries compared with developing countries outside the Organization and developed …

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Two suspects held during search Operation in Islamabad

January 13, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, January 13, 2018 (PPI-OT):Islamabad Tarnol police on Saturday conducted search operation in its respective jurisdiction with the purpose to ensure vigilance against suspects, a police spokesman said. According to details, officers/officials of Islamabad Police and Pak Rangers conducted search …

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