Government Institutions : AsiaNet-Pakistan

Category: Government Institutions

Recent terrorist attacks highly condemnable: Bilour

July 16, 2018 |

Central Vice President of Awami National Party Ghulam Ahmad Bilour says the recent terrorist attacks in the country during election campaigns are highly condemnable.

Addressing a news conference in Peshawar on Monday, he said ANP has suffered the most due …

Read More

KSE-100 Index closes at 39875.12 points

July 12, 2018 |

The Karachi Stock Exchange was bullish on Thursday.

The KSE-100 Index closed today at 39875.12 points as compared to 39586.76 yesterday with a positive change of 288.36 points.

The total turnover was 108,897,520 as compared to 128,425,990 yesterday with Pak …

Read More

APTMA for enabling environment to boost investment in textile industry

July 12, 2018 |

Chairman All Pakistan Textile Mills Association Aamir Fayyaz has stressed for an enabling environment to boost much-needed investment in the textile industry.

In a media statement, he said global investment in the textile industry has reached 102 billion dollars, however, …

Read More

Turkish president to take oath, announce Cabinet today

July 9, 2018 |

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is all set to take an oath and announce his Cabinet under new presidential system on Monday.

The June 24 vote marked Turkey's transition to an executive presidential system of government, doing away with the …

Read More

OVER 20,000 POLLING STATIONS DECLARED SENSITIVE AHEAD OF PAKISTAN’S GENERAL ELECTION

July 6, 2018 |

ISLAMABAD, The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) Thursday named a total of 20,789 polling stations sensitive ahead of forthcoming general elections in the country.

The ECP said that they have set up 85,307 polling stations across the country for the …

Read More

Former Pakistan PM Sentenced To 10 Years In Corruption Case

July 6, 2018 |

A Pakistani anticorruption court has sentenced former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to 10 years in prison over the purchase of upscale London apartments, prosecution lawyer Sardar Muzaffar Abbas said.

Abbas also said that the court had ordered the properties be …

Read More

Senior Administration Officials Previewing Global Magnitsky Designations

July 5, 2018 |

MODERATOR: Good afternoon, everyone, and thank you, and thank you for adjusting your schedules with us. We went to 1:30. We're glad you all could be with us for our call today on background on the upcoming sanction actions under …

Read More

Global Magnitsky Designations for Nicaragua

July 5, 2018 |

Today, the United States government sanctioned three individuals from Nicaragua who have been involved in serious human rights abuse or engaged in corruption. As a result of today's actions, any property, or interest in property, of those designated within U.S. …

Read More

Caretaker CM KP directs for timely completion of Rapid Bus Transit project

June 23, 2018 |

Caretaker Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Dost Muhammad Khan has stressed upon completing public welfare developmental projects within stipulated time.

This he said while presiding over a review meeting in Peshawar regarding different developmental projects financed by Asian Development Bank.

Dost …

Read More

Caretaker CM Punjab stresses promotion of industry, trade

June 22, 2018 |

Caretaker Provincial Minister for Industry, Trade and Investment, Irrigation, Minerals and Zakat Mian Anjum Nisar called on caretaker Punjab Chief Minister Dr. Hassan Askari in Lahore today (Friday) and discussed departmental affairs.

Speaking on the occasion, the caretaker Chief Minister …

Read More

Ukraine’s Anti-corruption Court Legislation

June 20, 2018 |

The United States commends Ukraine for adopting a law to establish an independent anti-corruption court. We were pleased to see this important piece of legislation passed with broad support in the Verkhovna Rada. With this move, Ukraine took an important …

Read More

Turkey to open science center in Istanbul

June 17, 2018 |

Istanbul will soon have a science center which will attract around two million visitors every year, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced on Friday.

Erdogan took to Twitter to announce the establishment of a new science center in Istanbul's historic …

Read More