2012 February : AsiaNet-Pakistan

Archive for February, 2012

Horticulture Society of Defence Authority Degree College for Men won the Garden Competition – 2012 for the 3rd consecutive year at the 61st Pakistan Flower Show

[ 0 ] February 29, 2012 | Misc.

Karachi: The Horticulture Society of Defence Authority Degree College for Men won the Garden Competition – 2012 for the 3rd consecutive year at the 61st Pakistan Flower Show, organized by Pakistan Horticulture Society recently at Sea view Public Park. The Principal of the College, Commodore (R) Imran Ansari said that the institution believes in environmental […]

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State Bank of Pakistan allows banks to write‐off outstanding loans of three more districts under Prime Minister’s Fiscal Relief Package

[ 0 ] February 29, 2012 | Government Institutions

Karachi: The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has allowed banks/ development finance institutions (DFIs)/ microfinance banks (MFBs) to write‐off the total outstanding loans as of December 31, 2009 of the borrowers of Lower Dir, Upper Dir, and Shangla Districts under the Prime Minister’s Fiscal Relief Package to Rehabilitate the Economic Life in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, FATA […]

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Kohistan Target Killers Neither Muslim Nor Pakistani: Mian Manzoor Ahmad Wattoo

[ 0 ] February 29, 2012 | Press Information Department

Islamabad: Federal minister for Kashmir Affairs and Gilgit-Baltistan Mian Manzoor Ahmad Wattoo has expressed his heart felt pain and sorrow over the loss of precious lives of the Bus passenger in Kohistan and termed the incident as a national tragedy and a great lose. While talking on telephone to Agha Rahat, leader of the Shia […]

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Minister for Foreign Affairs meets the Prime Minister

[ 0 ] February 29, 2012 | Press Information Department

Islamabad: Minister for Foreign Affairs Ms Hina Rabbani Khar called on Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani at PM’s House this morning and briefed him about her UK bilateral visit under the and Enhanced Strategic Dialogue where she had extensive interactions with her counterpart Mr William Hague and many other Cabinet Ministers. During the stay […]

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Exhibition of the Contemporary Sri Lankan Art inaugurated by Pakistan’s High Commissioner to Srilanka George Keyt Foundation is a blessing for the young and struggling artists to nurture their talent and finds venues to that talent

[ 0 ] February 29, 2012 | Press Information Department

Islamabad: The High Commissioner of Pakistan to Srilanka, Seema Illahi Baloch, inaugurated the Exhibition of Contemporary Sri Lankan Art at the National Arts Gallery Colombo. The 1 week long Exhibition will remain open from Tuesday 28th February to Sunday 04th March. The Exhibition will be featuring 101 Paintings and a number of sculptures and art […]

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Pakistan condemns killing of a Chinese national

[ 0 ] February 29, 2012 | Government Institutions

Islamabad: The Government of Pakistan condemns, in the strongest terms, the incident in Peshawar in which a Chinese national lost her life. We condole with the family of the deceased. Every effort will be made to investigate this crime and bring the perpetrators to justice. The Government of Pakistan attaches high importance to the security […]

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Annual prize distribution ceremony and talent show of Defence Authority Iqra Model High School was held here today

[ 0 ] February 29, 2012 | Misc.

Karachi: The annual prize distribution ceremony and talent show of Defence Authority Iqra Model High School was held here today. Associate Professor Federal Urdu University Karachi, Dr. Hafiz Muhammad Sani was the chief guest of the function. Dr. Sani, speaking on the occasion said that education should be balanced, whole some and encompassing to ensure […]

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Deputy Commissioner Larkana presided over a meeting in connection with to implement the Orders of Honourable Supreme Court of Pakistan to remove the encroachment from Pakistan Railway Lands in Larkana District

[ 0 ] February 29, 2012 | General

Larkana: The Deputy Commissioner Larkana Mr. Abdul Aleem Lashari presided over a meeting in connection with to implement the Orders of Honourable Supreme Court of Pakistan to remove the encroachment from Pakistan Railway Lands in Larkana District at his office here today. The Meeting reviewed and discussed in detail, the Assistant Engineer (AEN) Pakistan Railway […]

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Karachi Metropolitan Corporation Performs Improvement of Shahra-e-Quaideen/Mehran Highway

[ 0 ] February 29, 2012 | Government Institutions

Karachi: Administrator KMC Muhammad Hussain Syed has said that rehabilitation and improvement work of Shara-e-Quaideen and Mehran Highway was started during which both tracks of the Shara-e-Quaideen will be made wide and signal free while the development work at Mehran Highway under commitment with the Government of Japan will be done by 15th March. This […]

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Morning Briefing for Feb 29, 2012 – Standard Capital

[ 0 ] February 29, 2012 | Brokerage

Karachi: Focus on three Engros Standard Capital considers CY12 to be a year of all three Engro companies such as holding company Engro Corporation (ENGRO), Engro Foods (EFOODS; Standard Capital’s target price Rs 141/share envisaged in Aug, 2011 vide detailed report) and now Engro Polymer (EPCL). According to Standard Capital likes Engro Corp. (ENGRO) because […]

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AKD Quotidian about — Growing cement demand in Qatar – some good news for the South!

[ 0 ] February 29, 2012 | Brokerage

Karachi: As per news reports, the Qatari Environment Ministry has decided to stop operations at 14 gravel crushing quarries, which should lead to severe shortages in building materials, leading to increase in cement prices. According to AKD Securities, in the backdrop of prevalent cement shortage in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), growing cement demand in […]

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Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry has taken strong exception to the arbitrary imposition of the condition to provide CNIC/NTN for the sales conducted to the unregistered persons notified through SRO NO.191 (I) 2012 dated 23rd February’2012

[ 0 ] February 29, 2012 | Chambers of Commerce, Industries

Karachi: Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry has taken strong exception to the arbitrary imposition of the condition to provide CNIC/NTN for the sales conducted to the unregistered persons notified through SRO NO.191 (I) 2012 dated 23rd February’2012. Despite the objections raised by the KCCI through a number of communications and views conveyed to the […]

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