February 12, 2014 - AsiaNet-Pakistan

Archive for February 12th, 2014

Government wants to settle issues with Taliban as a part of Itmam-e-Hujjat: President

February 12, 2014 | Press Information Department

Islamabad, February 12, 2014 (PPI-OT): President Mamnoon Hussain held an interactive session with the prominent print media persons at State Guest House, Karachi today. The President discussed the current political […]

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Pakistan attaches importance to its relations with Japan and want to further cement those through enhanced cooperation between legislatures of both countries: Speaker National Assembly

February 12, 2014 | Misc.

Islamabad, February 12, 2014 (PPI-OT): Pakistan-Japan Friendship Group met under the convenership of Ms. Ayesha Raza Farooq, MNA in Embassy of Japan, today. Speaker National Assembly/President (PJFG) Sardar Ayaz Sadiq […]

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Minister for Inter Provincial Coordination condoles’ death of Syed Amir Hamza Gillani

February 12, 2014 | Press Information Department

Islamabad, February 12, 2014 (PPI-OT): Federal Minister for Inter Provincial Coordination, Mian Riaz Hussain Pirzada, conveyed condolence to the family of late Syed Amir Hamza Gillani, Director General, Pakistan Sports […]

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Pakistan-United States bilateral ties based on mutual interests and respect, says National Assembly Speaker

February 12, 2014 | Misc.

Islamabad, February 12, 2014 (PPI-OT): Sardar Ayaz Sadiq, Speaker National Assembly has said that Pakistan and US have the same stated objectives of peace and stability in the region and […]

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Minister for Defence Production reviews progress of Karachi Shipyard and Engineering Works in a meeting

February 12, 2014 | Press Information Department

Islamabad, February 12, 2014 (PPI-OT): Federal Minister for Defence Production Rana Tanveer Hussain held a meeting at Ministry of Defence Production to review progress of Karachi Shipyard and Engineering Works […]

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Executive Committee of National Economic Council approves nine projects costing Rs324.506 billion

February 12, 2014 | Press Information Department

Islamabad, February 12, 2014 (PPI-OT): A meeting of the Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) was held at Prime Minister’s Office with the Finance Minister Senator Mohammad Ishaq […]

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Pakistan Engineering Council launches Building Energy Code of Pakistan

February 12, 2014 | Press Information Department

Islamabad, February 12, 2014 (PPI-OT): Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC) has developed Building Energy Code of Pakistan in collaboration with ENERCON to bring energy efficiency in buildings. The Energy Provisions shall […]

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Criminal proceedings against YS Securities and Services (Private) Ltd initiated

February 12, 2014 | General Business News

Islamabad, February 12, 2014 (PPI-OT): The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan has filed a criminal complaint in the court of an additional sessions judge, Lahore, against Farooq Younas Khan, director/chief executive, Muhammad Junaid Ahmed, director, and Muhammad Zulsham Younas Khan Sherwani, former director, of the YS Securities and Services (Private) Limited, a former member …

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Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Federation of Indian Micro and Small and Medium Enterprises ink deal to promote Indo-Pakistan trade

February 12, 2014 | Industries

Karachi, February 12, 2014 (PPI-OT): The Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) and Federation of Indian Micro and Small and Medium Enterprises (FISME) Wednesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding, which focuses on strengthening ties and exchanging information between the two organizations, besides facilitating Indo-Pak business communities and promoting Small and Medium Enterprises on both …

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President Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry leaves for Ankara to attend 8th Istanbul Forum

February 12, 2014 | Industries

Karachi, February 12, 2014 (PPI-OT): Mr. Zakaria Usman, newly elected President FPCCI has left for Ankara, Turkey to attend 8th Istanbul Forum to be held on 13th February, 2014 on the sideline of 8th Trilateral Summit amongst the President of Turkey, Afghanistan and Pakistan. The Istanbul Forum for Economic Cooperation between Afghanistan, Pakistan and Turkey …

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Information Technology knowledge is of prime importance because it provides a chance to get access to global opportunities: Sohail Lashari

February 12, 2014 | Industries

Lahore, February 12, 2014 (PPI-OT): In today’s world, IT knowledge is of prime importance as not only it unlocks the doors of progress and prosperity but also provides a chance to get access to global opportunities. This was stated by LCCI President Engineer Sohail Lashari while speaking at certificate-awarding ceremony arranged for the participants of …

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Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry calls for revision of price-determination/fixation mechanism

February 12, 2014 | Industries

Lahore, February 12, 2014 (PPI-OT): The Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry on Wednesday called for revision of price-determination/fixation mechanism as existing formula is likely to cause closure of smooth-running businesses besides denting the government reputation. The call was given by LCCI President Engineer Sohail Lashari at a meeting with owners of Departmental Retail Stores …

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