April 8, 2012 - AsiaNet-Pakistan

Archive for April 8th, 2012

United States Offers Concern, Assistance for Pakistani Avalanche Victims

[ 0 ] April 8, 2012 | Government Institutions

Islamabad: The United States expresses its deep concern for the brave Pakistani soldiers that are currently trapped as a result of an avalanche in Gayari Sector of the Siachen Glacier. We offer our condolences for those who have lost their lives as a result of the avalanche. Our thoughts and prayers are with the soldiers […]

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Capital Development Authority to partner with Islamabad Women’s Chamber of Commerce and Industry in all future expos: Farkhand Iqbal

[ 0 ] April 8, 2012 | Chambers of Commerce

Islamabad: Chairman CDA Mr Farkhand Iqbal on Sunday said that CDA will partner with Islamabad Women’s Chamber of Commerce and Industry (IWCCI) in all future events aimed at empowerment of women. We will join forces to improve lives of women by enhancing duration and boosting effectiveness of all the future expositions, he said. Speaking at […]

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Rs. 84 million to be saved in purchase of Golen Gol equipment

[ 0 ] April 8, 2012 | Misc.

Lahore: Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) will save about Rs. 84 million in procurement of electro-mechanical equipments for the 106-MW Golen Gol Hydropower Project by awarding the contract to the lowest technical responsive bidder. This was stated by WAPDA Chairman Shakil Durrani in a meeting of the National Assembly Standing Committee on Water […]

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Chief Minister Punjab Should Curb Crimes In Punjab – Sharmila Faruqui

[ 0 ] April 8, 2012 | Government Institutions

Karachi: Advisor to Chief Minister Sindh on Media, Sharmila Faruqui has said that the presence of poetess in the society is like a pleasant breeze and holding Mushairas ends suffocation in the society. Poetry is the name of rare feelings and those who are engage in this lofty segment are admirable. This she said while […]

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Thar treasures shouldn’t be compromised: Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry Progress, national security tied to Thar coal Rapid coalfield development of only survival option Coal key to energy self-reliance, prosperity

[ 0 ] April 8, 2012 | Chambers of Commerce

Islamabad: Government should pay proper attention to exploit treasure buried in Thar to contain energy crisis, cut oil import bill, provide jobs and boost economy, FPCCI said Sunday. This project is a must for revenue generation, future progress and national security of the country; it is the only option for survival, it said. Lack of […]

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National Assembly Speaker Condoles the Death of Jeay Sindh Quami Mahaz Leader Bashir Qureshi

[ 0 ] April 8, 2012 | Government Institutions

Islamabad: Dr. Fehmida Mirza, Speaker National Assembly and Dr. Zulfiqar Mirza have expressed their deep grief and sorrow over sudden death of Jeay Sindh Quami Mahaz Leader Bashir Qureshi. In their condolence messages to the family of the deceased leader and his followers, the Speaker Dr. Fehmida Mirza and Dr. Zulfiqar Mirza prayed to Allah […]

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President to address Pakistan’s Leaders of Tomorrow – PakLOT participants

Islamabad: In order to create an environment of debate and self-responsibility amongst the youth, the government has initiated a strategy to encourage dialogue amongst the youth. In this connection an event entitled “Pakistan’s Leaders of Tomorrow – PakLOT” will be held tomorrow at Islamabad. President Asif Ali Zardari, who has always wholeheartedly supported initiatives to […]

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Dr. Paul urges to raise down walls of hatred for peaceful Pakistan

Islamabad: Minister Incharge for National Harmony Dr. Paul Bhatti has urged the followers of all faiths to raise down the walls of division and hatred and get united against the evil forces which are bent upon damaging the image of Pakistan and creating distances between all the religion communities of the country. He expressed these […]

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Chief of Army Staff, General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani visited Siachen, today

Rawalpindi: Chief of Army Staff, General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani visited Siachen, today, to personally see the rescue operation launched to recover 139 soldiers and civilians trapped under the avalanche. COAS was accompanied by Corps Commander Lieutenant General Khalid Nawaz Khan. Major General Ikram ul Haq, Commander FCNA apprised the COAS about the details of rescue […]

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