October 21, 2012 - AsiaNet-Pakistan

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More World records for Pakistan at Youth Festival 2012

[ 0 ] October 21, 2012 | Government Institutions

Lahore, October 21, 2012 (PPI-OT):  Pakistan broke into the Guinness World Record book with yet another eight records here at the Expo Centre ion Sunday. The youngsters of the province under the banner of Youth Festival 2012 arranged a dozen attempts and out of them eight were successfully created or either broken.   Pakistan yesterday […]

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Provincial Level of the Punjab Youth Festival has rolled into action

[ 0 ] October 21, 2012 | Government Institutions

Lahore, October 21, 2012 (PPI-OT): The Provincial Level of the Punjab Youth Festival 2012 has rolled into action as strong resistance was witnessed among the competitors of the nine division at different venues of the city on Sunday. The competitions are being held between school, colleges, university and general public categories and on the day […]

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Minister for Law and Justice meets Prime Minister

[ 0 ] October 21, 2012 | Press Information Department

Islamabad, October 21, 2012 (PPI-OT):  Mr. Farooq H. Naek Minister for Law and Justice called on Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf at Prime Minister’s House today and discussed with him in detail various issues pertaining to his ministry as well as legal issues. He also discussed with the Prime Minister legislative business of the Parliament. […]

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Governor Sindh inspects various undergoing projects

[ 0 ] October 21, 2012 | Misc.

Karachi, October 21, 2012 (PPI-OT):  Governor Sindh Dr. Ishrat-ul-Ebad Khan directed to open Jinnah Terminal Flyover for traffic after completion till the end of next month whereas construction work of four flyovers on Shahrah-e-Pakistan should continue.   He said this while visiting Jinnah Terminal Flyover and other development projects in the city. Provincial Minister Information […]

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Asian Development Bank delegation visits Water and Power Development Authority

[ 0 ] October 21, 2012 | Government Institutions

Lahore, October 21, 2012 (PPI-OT):  A seven-member delegation of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) Board of Directors, headed by the Executive Director Maurin Sitorus, called on the Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) Chairman Raghib Shah here at WAPDA House today to discuss matters relating to the projects being implemented by WAPDA in water […]

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Greece wants to boost economic ties with Pakistan

[ 0 ] October 21, 2012 | Chambers of Commerce

Islamabad, October 21, 2012 (PPI-OT):  Ambassador of Greece to Pakistan H.E.Mr.Petros Mavroidis visited Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) for congratulating Mr.Zafar Bakhtawari on his appointment as President of ICCI.   Grecian Ambassador said that Pakistan and Greece need to improve their commercial and economic relations to promote bilateral trade and investment by taking […]

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Secretary visits Employees’ old-age benefits institution Hotel Project

[ 0 ] October 21, 2012 | Misc.

Karachi, October 21, 2012 (PPI-OT):  Federal Secretary Ministry of Human Resource Development Mr.Muhammad Ahsan visited Employees Old Age Benefits Institution’s Hotel Project here at Lahore. Chairman EOBI Zafar Iqbal Gondal and PRIMACO (Pakistan Real estate Management Company) officials welcomed him at the Project Site.   The Employees Old-Age Benefits Institution under the Ministry of Human […]

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Marc Grossman visits Pakistan

[ 0 ] October 21, 2012 | Embassies

Islamabad, October 21, 2012 (PPI-OT):  U.S. Special Representative Ambassador Marc Grossman met Foreign Minister Khar and Chief of Army Staff General Kayani in Islamabad yesterday to continue the conversation of how best the United States and Pakistan can work together to identify our shared interests and act on them jointly.   “I am always happy […]

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Karachi Water and Sewerage Board opens 21 legal hydrants

[ 0 ] October 21, 2012 | District & City Governments

Karachi, October 21, 2012 (PPI-OT):  Karachi Water and Sewerage Board has opening the 21 legal hydrants after IG Sindh and Commissioner Karachi’s assurance that the illegal hydrants would be brought down within 15 days.   KW and SB spokesperson stated that the hydrants were shutdown on 3rd September 2012 due to the illegal hydrants severely […]

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Qaim preside meetings of Planning and Development and Finance Departments

[ 0 ] October 21, 2012 | President Secretariat

Karachi, October 19, 2012 (PPI-OT): Chief Minister Sindh Syed Qaim Ali Shah today presided the meeting at Chief Minister House to review the implementation and follow up of ADP-2012-13 by Planning and Development department and Finance Department. Syed Qaim Ali Shah directed that maximum number of on-going schemes be completed in all respects and quality […]

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