2011 May : AsiaNet-Pakistan

Archive for May, 2011

The Karachi Stock Exchange (Guarantee) Limited’s announcement regarding Change of Nominee Director/ Chief Executive of Alpha Beta Capital Markets (Private) Limited

Karachi: The Exchange has accepted the request for change of Nominee Director/Chief Executive form M/s/ Alpha Beta Capital Markets (Private) Limited. Accordingly, the Nominee Director/Chief Executive representing the Company is Mr. Shahid S/o Mr. Abdul…

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Quality Textile Mills Limited’s Change of Board of Directors

Karachi: We would like to inform you that the board of directors in their meeting on May 31, 2011 has accepted the resignation of Mr. Tariq Mehmood Badar from the office of director and appointed Mrs. Nazia Tayyab to fill out the casual vacancy among t…

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Service Industries Limited’s Dispatch of 75% Final Dividend Warrants

Karachi: We are pleased to inform you that the dividend warrants in respect of final dividend @Rs.7.50/- per share (75%) for the year ended 31/12/2010 have been dispatched to the shareholders through registered mail on 27/05/2011.
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Russian Special Representative for Afghanistan calls on the Minister of State

[ 0 ] May 31, 2011 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad: 1. Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Ms. Hina Rabbani Khar received the Special Representative of Russia for Afghanistan, Mr. Zamir Kabulov, at the Foreign Office today. 2. Minister of State Khar and Ambassador Kabulov reviewed bilateral relations and agreed that the recent visit of President Zardari to the Russian Federation had helped promote greater understanding and strengthen bilateral ties between the two countries. They had in-depth exchange of views on the regional situation including Afghanistan. They underscored the […]

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Defence Secretary Level Talks between Pakistan and India on Siachen

[ 0 ] May 31, 2011 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad: 1. The Defence Secretary level talks between Pakistan and India on Siachen were held on May 30-31, 2011 in New Delhi. The Pakistan delegation was led by Lt. Gen (Retired) Syed Athar Ali, Defence Secretary and the Indian delegation was led by Shri Pradeep Kumar, Defence Secretary. The Defence Secretary of Pakistan also called on Shri AK Antony, Defence Minister of India. 2. Both sides welcomed the ongoing dialogue process. The discussions were held in a frank and cordial […]

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Inter Services Public Relations Spokesman contradicted its Press Statement

Rawalpindi: A spokesman of ISPR has contradicted a news item published in section of press on 31 May 2011 captioned “NATO Forces violated the air space and has carried out an operation in side Pakistan‘s territory”. There was no violation by any…

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Pakistan Telecommunication Company introducing new payment outlets

Islamabad: To facilitate its customers Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) has further expanded the network of its bill collection points. To this end PTCL has collaborated with Ufone to ensure that all PTCL customers can now also avail the facility to pay their PTCL bills at any Ufone outlets including Ufone franchise, UShop and Service Centres. Hamid Farooq, SEVP – Business Development PTCL said that this arrangement has been done to further facilitate all PTCL customers of Fixed line, Broadband […]

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Parliamentary Reporters Association AD-HOC Committee meets Secretary National Assembly

Islamabad: Members of the Ad-hoc Committee of Parliamentary Reporters Association (PRA) met Secretary National Assembly Karamat Hussain Niazi in Parliament House, today and discussed problems faced by the parliamentary reporters covering the Sessions of the National Assembly. The Secretary National Assembly assured the PRA Representatives that on the directions of Speaker National Assembly Dr. Fehmida Mirza, N.A Secretariat has already made elaborate arrangements at Parliament House to facilitate journalists during the Budget Session starting on 3rd June, 2011. The Secretary […]

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Ghous Bux Mahar directs for Result Oriented Privatisation

Islamabad: Mr. Ghous Bux Khan Mahar Federal Minister for Privatisation has asked the Privatisation Commission (PC) officials to expedite the Privatisation Program in accordance with the Privatisation law and directed for result-oriented efforts in a fair, open and transparent manner to get optimal production from State Owned Entities (SoEs) by associating private sector through a competitive process. In an introductory meeting here today with the Secretary Privatisation Mr. Shahid Hussain Raja, who took charge of the office of Federal Secretary […]

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Ambassador Haroon grieved over the Tragic Death of Saleem Shahzad

Islamabad: Permanent Representative of Pakistan to the United Nations, Ambassador Abdullah Hussain Haroon has expressed deep sense of grief and sorrow over the tragic death of Syed Saleem Shehzad, a noted Islamabad-based journalist, working for the Asia Times. He expressed his heart-felt condolences to the family of Mr. Shahzad and prayed to Allah Almighty to rest the departed soul in eternal peace and give his family the courage to bear this irreparable loss with fortitude, says a press release received […]

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Prime Minister Gilani Constitutes Commission to Investigate Abbottabad Incident

Islamabad: Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani has constituted the Commission for investigation in to Abbottabad incident on 2nd May, 2011. The five members Commission will be headed by Justice Javed Iqbal, (the honourable Judge of Supreme Court of Pakistan) while the other members include 1. Justice Fakhar- ud-din G. Ibrahim 2. Lt. Gen. (Retd) Nadeem Ahmed former Chairman NDMA 3. Mr. Abbas Khan former IG, Police Khyber Pakhtunkhwa 4. Mr. Ashraf Jahangir Qazi former Ambassador of Pakistan The Secretary […]

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Prime Minister Gilani approves Allowances for Employees of Law and Justice Commission of Pakistan

Islamabad: On the recommendations of the Board of Governors headed by the Honourable Chief Justice of Pakistan / Chairman, Law and Justice Commission of Pakistan, Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani has approved the Judicial Allowance, Utility Allowance, Car Allowance and Special Judicial Allowance equal to three times the initial of the substantial pay scale for the employees of the Law and Justice Commission of Pakistan. For more information, contact: Haji Ahmed Malik Principal Information Officer Press Information Department (PID) […]

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