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Delegation of Karachi council on foreign affairs led by speaker Sindh Assembly calls on chief minister Sindh Syed Qaim Ali Shah at cm house

[ 0 ] June 30, 2012 | Government Institutions

Karachi, June 30, 2012 (PPI-OT): A Six member delegation of Karachi Council on Foreign affairs led by Speaker Sindh Assembly Mr. Nisar Ahmed Khuhro called on Chief Minister Sindh Syed Qaim Ali Shah at C.M House. Mr. Khuhro being th Patron of the Council, introduced the members of KCFA, while the chairman of Council Lt. […]

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600 Afghan Students to get Higher Education Scholarships this year

Islamabad, June 30, 2012 (PPI-OT): The Government of Pakistan has offered 600 scholarships for the current academic year (2012-2013) for the Afghan students to study in different disciplines in the prominent educational institutions, professional colleges and universities of Pakistan. Pakistan has been offering fully-funded scholarships since 2009 under “the Prime Minister of Pakistan’s 2000 Scholarships […]

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Paperwork for Mehran Highway phase-II complete: Ebad

[ 0 ] June 30, 2012 | Government Institutions

Karachi, June 30, 2012 (PPI-OT): The paperwork for phase-II of the Mehran Highway project has been completed, Sindh Governor Dr Ishrat Ul Ebad Khan said on Friday. “The construction of Mehran Highway will help boost industrial growth,” Governor Ebad noted while talking to Japanese Ambassador Hiroshi Oe at the Governor’s House. The Japanese consul general […]

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Corrigendum

[ 0 ] June 30, 2012 | Government Institutions

Islamabad, June 30, 2012 (PPI-OT): The Election Commission is pleased to appoint Mr. Zafar Iqbal Hussain, Regional Election Commissioner, Bahawalpur as District Returning Officer in place of Provincial Election Commissioner, Punjab, Lahore for the conduct of Bye-Election in Constituency No. NA-151 Multan-IV For more information, contact: Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) Election Commission of Pakistan […]

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Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan re-launching amnesty schemes for two months

[ 0 ] June 30, 2012 | Government Institutions

Islamabad, June 30, 2012 (PPI-OT): In order to facilitate the corporate sector, the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan is re-launching the Companies Regularization Scheme (CRS) and Companies Easy Exit Scheme (CEES) for a period of two months: from July 2 to August 31. The purpose of this initiative is to provide both facilities to […]

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Turkish delegation will visit Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry

[ 0 ] June 30, 2012 | Chambers of Commerce

Karachi, June 30, 2012 (PPI-OT): A delegation from Muslim Excellence and Competitiveness Corporation’s Award (MECCAWARD) comprising Mr. Moustapha Baghdadi and Mr. Khashayar Ataie, will visit the Karachi Chamber and hold a meeting with members, on Monday, the 2nd July, 2012 at 3:15 p.m., at KCCI. The purpose of the meeting is to plan a series […]

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Karachi Chamber of commerce and industry critical about criteria of enhancement of gas tariff

[ 0 ] June 30, 2012 | Chambers of Commerce

Karachi, June 30, 2012 (PPI-OT): Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s (KCCI) President Mian Abrar Ahmad, in a press statement, has stated that it was noted with surprise that gas tariffs have been enhanced in contrast to the OGRAs recommendation wherein OGRA has recommended for reduction in tariff across the board and OGRA has adopted […]

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Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry hails further reduction in Fuel Prices

[ 0 ] June 30, 2012 | Chambers of Commerce

Islamabad, June 30, 2012 (PPI-OT): Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) hailed the Government as it has decided to further reduce the prices the petroleum products and CNG and urged the Government to take more measures aimed at providing further relief to the masses. Asad Farid, Acting President ICCI presiding over a meeting in […]

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Pakistan Navy’s commissioning Parade Held

[ 0 ] June 30, 2012 | Government Institutions

Karachi, June 30, 2012 (PPI-OT): “The nature of today’s warfare is constantly changing making it imperative for us to keep abreast of emerging technologies, new age weapons and concepts of technology driven warfare.” This was stated by Chief of the Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Tahir Rafique Butt while addressing the 97 th officers’ commissioning […]

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National Bank of Pakistan ranked top bank in Pakistan

[ 0 ] June 30, 2012 | Government Institutions

London, June 30, 2012 (PPI-OT): National Bank of Pakistan has been ranked by The Banker as the top bank of Pakistan in its ‘Top 1000 World Banks’ ranking for 2012. NBP has also been awarded ‘Deals of the Year’ (DOTY) award by The Banker magazine of UK for its WIND ENERGY PROJECT worth Rs 11 […]

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Business Community is deeply shocked on the sad demise of Muhammad Mansha Churra

[ 0 ] June 30, 2012 | Chambers of Commerce

Karachi, June 30, 2012 (PPI-OT): Haji Fazal Kadir Khan Sherani, President FPCCI, Mr. Tariq Sayeed, Vice President CACCI and former President FPCCI, former and founder President SAARC CCI, Mr. S.M. Muneer, Mr.Iftikhar Ali Malik, former Presidents FPCCI, Sheikh Haroon Rashid, Sheikh Shakeel Ahmad, Mr.Iqbal Dawood Pakwala, Mr. Azhar Majeed, Sheikh Abdul Waheed Sandal, Mirza Abdul […]

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Export Performance Target extended to 31st August

[ 0 ] June 30, 2012 | Government Institutions

Karachi, June 30, 2012 (PPI-OT): Due to the massive power and gas load shedding in the country, the textile exporters could not meet the export target by 30th June 2012 required under Export Refinance Scheme Part-II of State Bank of Pakistan. Dr. Mirza Ikhtiar Baig, Federal Advisor on Textile and Chairman FPCCI Standing Committee on […]

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