May 24, 2013 - AsiaNet-Pakistan

Archive for May 24th, 2013

Asian Stocks Fund Limited’s acquisition of shares

May 24, 2013 | Miscellaneous

Karachi, May 24, 2013 (PPI-OT): This is with reference to your letter reference KSE/C-962-2521 dated May 14, 2013 regarding the captioned subject, received in this office on May 17, 2013. According to our records, pursuant to, the acquisition of 386,500 shares by Firozuddin Cassim, his shareholding in Asian Stocks Fund Limited (ASFL) is now 18, […]

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Capital Development Authority to launch Bus Rapid Transit Service in Islamabad: Mustafain Kazmi

May 24, 2013 | Chambers of Commerce

Islamabad, May 24, 2013 (PPI-OT): The Capital Development Authority is planning to launch Bus Rapid Transit service in the federal capital to facilitate the citizens. This was said by Syed Mustafain Kazmi, Member (Planning and Development) CDA while addressing the business community at Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI). He said CDA is also […]

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United States Embassy employee’s vehicle collided with a pedestrian on May 24, who died as a result of injuries

May 24, 2013 | Embassies

Islamabad, May 24, 2013 (PPI-OT): An accredited U.S. diplomat was involved in a road accident at approximately 8:30 AM on May 24 on 7th Avenue in the vicinity of Melody Market. The Embassy employee’s vehicle collided with a pedestrian. Tragically, the pedestrian died as a result of his injuries. We extend our heartfelt condolences to […]

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Government of Pakistan has taken note of counterterrorism strategy outlined by president Obama in his speech on May 23

May 24, 2013 | Government Institutions

Islamabad, May 24, 2013 (PPI-OT): The government of Pakistan has taken note of the counterterrorism strategy outlined by president Obama in his speech on 23 May 2013. Pakistan appreciates president Obama’s acknowledgement that “force alone cannot make us safer”. This also has been Pakistan’s longstanding stance that a comprehensive strategy was acquired to address the […]

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Pakistan Football Federation President says he was shocked on sad demise of Chaudary Muhammad Amjad, former National Team player

May 24, 2013 | Government Institutions

Lahore, May 24, 2013 (PPI-OT): The entire Pakistan Football Family was today traumatized by the sad demise of *Chaudary Muhammad Amjad*, former Pakistan National Team player and currently the President of District Football Association, Pakpattan who died after an attack of stroke on Friday morning. He was 50. From officials to sports fans, from journalists […]

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Pakistan’s Ambassadors designate to Zimbabwe and Ukraine calls on President

Islamabad, May 24, 2013 (PPI-OT): Pakistan’s ambassadors (designate) to Zimbabwe, Mr. Asif Khan and ambassador designate to Ukraine Maj Gen(R) Wajahat Ali Muftee called on President Asif Ali Zardari at Aiwan-e-Sadr today and discussed matters relating to their new assignments. The President felicitated the newly appointed envoys on their new responsibilities and urged them to […]

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Matter regarding alleged offer of illegal gratification by Officer of Audit Department referred to Interior Ministry for probe

Islamabad, May 24, 2013 (PPI-OT): The matter regarding alleged offer of illegal gratification to a former PPP Government influential by a Pakistan Audit Deptt officer has been referred to Interior Ministry for a thorough probe. The Auditor General of Pakistan has made a request to Secretary Interior in this regard and informed the Prime Minister […]

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Japanese Ambassador calls on President

Islamabad, May 24, 2013 (PPI-OT): Japanese Ambassador in Pakistan Mr. Hiroshi Oe today called on President Asif Ali Zardari at the Aiwan-e-Sadr. Pak- Japan bilateral relations with focus on promoting trade and investment ties between the two countries were discussed during the meeting. For more information, contact: Haji Ahmed Malik Principal Information Officer Press Information […]

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Turkish Ambassador to Pakistan calls on Prime Minster Khoso

Islamabad, May 24, 2013 (PPI-OT): Turkish Ambassador to Pakistan, H.E Mr. Mustafa Babur Hizlan called on Prime Minster Justice (R) Mir Hazar Khan Khoso at Prime Minister’s House this morning. The Turkish Ambassador congratulated the Prime Minister for successfully conducting the general elections in the country. H.E Mr. Mustafa Babur Hizlan who was also an […]

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Prime Minister Azad Jammu and Kashmir meets Prime Minister Khoso

Islamabad, May 24, 2013 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJ and K), Chaudhy Abdul Majeed called on Prime Minister Justice (R) Mir Hazar Khan Khoso at the PM House this morning. The Prime Minister while talking to Chaudhry Abdul Majeed said that Pakistan will continue to extend moral and diplomatic support to the […]

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Chief Minister Gilgit-Baltistan meets Prime Minister Khoso

Islamabad, May 24, 2013 (PPI-OT): Chief Minister Gilgit Baltistan, Syed Mehdi Shah met Prime Minister Justice (R) Mir Hazar Khan Khoso at the Prime Minister’s House this morning and briefed him about the overall situation in Gilgit Baltistan. The Chief Minister congratulated the Prime Minister on the recently conducted general elections in the country and […]

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Prime Minister appreciates media’s role for creating public awareness about elections

Islamabad, May 24, 2013 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Justice ® Mir Hazar Khan Khoso has appreciated the role of media in creating awareness among the people about the importance of general elections which resulted in a huge turnout on the Election Day. The Prime Minister expressed these views in a meeting with Minister for Information and […]

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