June 11, 2013 - AsiaNet-Pakistan

Archive for June 11th, 2013

Safeway Mutual Fund Limited’s declaration of interim cash dividend

June 11, 2013 | Dividend Distribution

Karachi, June 11, 2013 (PPI-OT): We have to inform you that the Board of Directors of our company in their Meeting held on June 11, 2013 at 10:00 am in Lahore, recommended the following: Cash Dividend: An Interim Cash Dividend for the year ended June 30, 2013 at Rs. 0.45 per share i.e. 4.5%. Any […]

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National Bank of Pakistan’s intimation under clause 14 of listing regulation of KSE regarding book closure

June 11, 2013 | Miscellaneous

Karachi, June 11, 2013 (PPI-OT): In terms of Listing Regulation No. 14(1) of KSE, we have to inform you that, subject to approval of the Board, Share Transfer Book of NBP will remain closed from July 02, 2013 to July 08, 2013 (Both days inclusive) for holding EOGM of NBP. The EOGM will be held […]

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Technology Upgradation and Skill Development Company organizes Master Training of Trainers

June 11, 2013 | Misc.

Lahore, June 11, 2013 (PPI-OT): Technology Upgradation and Skill Development Company (TUSDEC) has launched ‘Master Training of the Trainers Program’ in Lahore for the capacity building of NGOs based in Punjab under a contract with Punjab Social Services Board (PSSB), Social Welfare and Bait-ul-Mal, Government of Punjab. According to a company spokesperson, the training session […]

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2-day Principal Investigators’ Convention under “Pak-US National Sciences Linkage Programme Endowment Fund of Pakistan Science Foundation begins

June 11, 2013 | Misc.

Islamabad, June 11, 2013 (PPI-OT): The 2-day Principal Investigators’(PIs) Convention under “Pak-US National Sciences Linkage Programme (NSLP)” Endowment Fund of Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF) started here on Tuesday. The PIs Conventions is aimed at getting update on the status of projects as well as exchange of ideas regarding effective execution and pooling of national assets. […]

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Norway provides NOK 240 million to efforts to eradicate polio

June 11, 2013 | Embassies

Islamabad, June 11, 2013 (PPI-OT): Polio can be eradicated within the space of five to six years. Norway is to increase its level of support for efforts to eradicate polio by NOK 190 million, to NOK 240 million (USD 40 million). “I am pleased to announce that the Norwegian Government is proceeding with plans to […]

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Norway signs deal with United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime aiming at improving law and criminal justice in Punjab

June 11, 2013 | Embassies

Islamabad, June 11, 2013 (PPI-OT): Norway has signed an agreement with the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), aiming at improving law and criminal justice in Punjab. The newly appointed Representative of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) in Pakistan, Mr. César Guedes and the Norwegian Ambassador Ms. Cecilie Landsverk […]

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Inter Services Public Relations spokesman denies report which appeared in a section of media stating that Pakistan purchased defence equipment from Israel

Rawalpindi, June 11, 2013 (PPI-OT): A spokesman of ISPR has categorically denied a news report which appeared in a section of media stating that Pakistan purchased any defence equipment from Israel. The report is misleading and not based on facts. For more information, contact: Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) Hilal Road, Rawalpindi, Pakistan Tel: +9251 […]

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Pakistan Meteorological Department predict widespread rain-thundershowers during current week

June 11, 2013 | Misc.

Islamabad, June 11, 2013 (PPI-OT): Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) predicts first pre-monsoon weather system likely to grip upper and central parts of the country from Wednesday evening/night and may continue till the start of next week. Spokesman of PMD informed that a pre-monsoon weather system is approaching towards the southeastern parts of the country and […]

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Bill Gates’ offer to assist Pakistan in health sector

Islamabad, June 11, 2013 (PPI-OT): Dr. Waqar Ajmal Special Representative of Bill Gates and Melinda Foundation for Afghanistan and Pakistan called on Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif at the Prime Minister’s Office this afternoon. Dr. Waqar Ajmal delivered a letter of Mr. Bill Gates, congratulating the Prime Minister on assumption of his office. He expressed […]

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President approves confirmation of three additional judges of Peshawar High Court as Judges and grants extension in tenure of four additional Judges

Islamabad, June 11, 2013 (PPI-OT): President Asif Ali Zardari today on the advice of the Prime Minister has approved confirmation of three Additional Judges of Peshawar High Court as Judges of PHC and granted extension in tenure of the four Additional judges of Peshawar High Court for a period of one year. The Additional Judges, […]

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Chief Minister Balochistan calls on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif

Islamabad, June 11, 2013 (PPI-OT): Chief Minister Balochistan, Dr. Abdul Malik Baloch, called on Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif at the Prime Minister’s Office this morning. The Prime Minister congratulated Dr. Abdul Malik on his unanimous election as Chief Minister Balochistan and assured him that the Federal Government would extend all possible assistance to the […]

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President approves extension in tenure of Six Additional Judges of Sindh High Court

Islamabad, June 11, 2013 (PPI-OT): President Asif Ali Zardari today on the advice of the Prime Minister has approved extensions in tenure of the six Additional Judges of Sindh High Court for a period of one year. The Judges whose tenure has been extended include; Mr. Justice Syed Muhammad Farooq Shah Mr. Justice Farooq Ali […]

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