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Archive for May 17th, 2013

Bailout package worth Rs11 billion will soon be given to Pakistan Steel Mills by Government of Pakistan

May 17, 2013 | Misc.

Karachi, May 17, 2013 (PPI-OT): It is stated that the bailout package worth Rs.11 billion will soon be given to Pakistan Steel Mill by the Federal Government of Pakistan. The entire bailout package will only be used for procurement/import of raw materials i.e. (Iron Ore and Coal) to enhance the production to 80% by the […]

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Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan organising seminar on “Corporate Reporting – New Challenges” on May 22

May 17, 2013 | Misc.

Karachi, May 17, 2013 (PPI-OT): The Southern Regional Committee of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) is organizing a seminar on “Corporate Reporting – New Challenges” on Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at ICAP House, Clifton, Karachi. Mr. Abdul Rahim Suriya FCA, Past President, ICAP will be the speaker and Mr. Khaliq-ur-Rahman FCA, Past […]

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Pakistan’s Ambassador to Emirates meets Chairman Emirates Airline, discusses bilateral cooperation

May 17, 2013 | Embassies

Abu Dhabi, May 17, 2013 (PPI-OT): “It is heartening to note that bilateral cooperation between Pakistan and the UAE is progressing in all fields including aviation industry”, said Ambassador of Pakistan to the UAE Jamil Ahmed Khan while meeting His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman and CEO, Emirates Airline. During the discussion, […]

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Pakistani students learn English with United States’ support

May 17, 2013 | Embassies

Islamabad, May 17, 2013 (PPI-OT): Pakistani students who are learning English through the US-sponsored English Access Micro scholarship Program and their teachers met today with U.S. Embassy Public Affairs Officer Peter Brennan. In the coming weeks, 25 students and 25 teachers will travel to the United States for a three-week exchange program funded by the […]

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Loadshedding not Water and Power Development Authority’s domain: Spokesman

May 17, 2013 | Government Institutions

Lahore, May 17, 2013 (PPI-OT): The Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) spokesman has clarified the news reports appearing in a section of the Press regarding WAPDA’s role in electricity loadshedding in the country. WAPDA spokesman has made it clear that subsequent to introduction of the power sector reforms and unbundling of WAPDA’s Power […]

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President Zardari’s message on 148th anniversary of establishment of World Telecommunication Union

Islamabad, May 17, 2013 (PPI-OT): On the occasion of 148th anniversary of the establishment of International Telecommunication Union (ITU) today I would like to congratulate the ITU for the steady progress it has made for serving as a catalyst to boost global cooperation in the field of telecommunication. In addition to developing and standardizing new […]

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Independent candidates shall submit an affidavit stating that each one of them is joining a particular political party voluntarily and without any coercion: Election Commission of Pakistan

May 17, 2013 | Government Institutions

Islamabad, May 17, 2013 (PPI-OT): All the independent candidates shall submit an affidavit stating that each one of them is joining a particular political party voluntarily and without any coercion. The affidavit shall be duly sworn before the Oath Commissioner and shall be deposited with the Provincial Election Commissioner concerned. 2. All the successful candidates […]

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President condemns Malakand blasts

Islamabad, May 17, 2013 (PPI-OT): President Asif Ali Zardari has strongly condemned blasts near mosque in Malakand today resulting in loss of precious lives while injuring many people. The President while expressing sympathies with the bereaved families has directed to provide best medical assistance to the injured. For more information, contact: Haji Ahmed Malik Principal […]

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Pakistani doctors have a worldwide recognition in the field of Science and Medicines: Minister

Islamabad, May 17, 2013 (PPI-OT): “The Pakistani doctors has a worldwide recognition in the field of Science and Medicines, This was stated by the Federal Minister for Science and Technology Dr. Sania Nistar in a meeting with the Chief Editor of Lansar, a medical journal, Dr. Richard Worton. The Minister lauded the role of Pakistani […]

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Prime Minister Khoso condemns Malakand Agency blasts

Islamabad, May 17, 2013 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Justice (R) Mir Hazar Khan Khoso has strongly condemned the bomb blasts in Malakand Agency resulting into the loss of precious human lives and injuries to others. The Prime Minister directed the authorities to ensure best medical treatment for the injured. The Prime Minister directed the law enforcement […]

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Information and Communication Technologies have deep impact on our lives: Minister

Islamabad, May 17, 2013 (PPI-OT): While chairing a ceremony held here to mark the 148th World Telecommunication and Information Society Day, Federal Minister for Information technology Dr Sania Nishtar said that ICTs have a deep impact on all aspects our lives. Technological advancements in the field of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) have created numerous […]

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Chief Minister Sindh calls on Prime Minister

Islamabad, May 17, 2013 (PPI-OT): Justice (R) Zahid Qurban Alvi, Chief Minister Sindh, called on Prime Minister Justice (R) Mir Hazar Khan Khoso at the Prime Minister’s House this morning and briefed him about the arrangements made by the provincial government to maintain law and order during the election process. Appreciating the efforts made by […]

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