2016 October : AsiaNet-Pakistan

Archive for October, 2016

Government and United Nations collaborate to implement New Urban Agenda in Pakistan

October 31, 2016 |

Islamabad, October 31, 2016 (PPI-OT): By 2030, Pakistan’s population is expected to reach 260 million and half of the population will live in urban areas, making cities central to climate […]

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Asian Development Bank $75 million loan to help Finance Pakistan’s Largest Wind Energy Farm

October 31, 2016 | General

Islamabad, October 31, 2016 (PPI-OT): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $75 million loan with Triconboston Consulting Corporation (TBCC) to support the development of the largest wind farm […]

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Pakistan Test Team Squad announced for New Zealand Tour 2016-17

October 31, 2016 | Sports Extra

Lahore, October 31, 2016 (PPI-OT): Chief Selector Mr. Inzamam ul Haq today finalized the 16-member Test squad for New Zealand tour. The Team has been finalized by Chief Selector Mr. […]

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Chairman Pakistan Cricket Board meets Women’s National Team at National Cricket Academy

October 31, 2016 | Sports Extra

Lahore, October 31, 2016 (PPI-OT): Chairman PCB Shaharyar Mohammad Khan visited NCA today to meet Women’s National Team before their departure to New Zealand. Sana Mir, Captain ODI team introduced […]

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Sindh Governor lauds role of Anti Narcotics Force

October 31, 2016 | General

arachi, October 31, 2016 (PPI-OT): Sindh Governor Dr Ishrat Ul Ebad Khan has lauded the role of Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) towards checking the spread of the menace of narcotics and […]

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Anti Narcotics Force (Sindh) holds Drug Burning Ceremony 2016

October 31, 2016 | General

Karachi, October 31, 2016 (PPI-OT): On 31 Oct 2016, ANF Sindh organized Drug Burning Ceremony at Karachi. Governor Sindh Dr Ishrat Ul Ebad graced the occasion as Chief Guest. Secy […]

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India once again resorts to ‘unprovoked’ firing along Line of Control

October 31, 2016 | Inter Services Public Relations

Rawalpindi, October 31, 2016 (PPI-OT): Indian yet again resorted to unprovoked firing on loc in Kel, Nakyal and Jandrut sectors today. Pakistani troops befittingly responding and targeting Indian posts. For […]

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Chief of Army Staff attends golden jubilee celebrations of Frontier Works Organisation

October 31, 2016 | Inter Services Public Relations

Rawalpindi, October 31, 2016 (PPI-OT): General Raheel Sharif, COAS today attended the golden jubilee celebrations of Frontier Works Organisation at Thalian, near Islamabad toll plaza on motorway. FWO has played […]

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Indian firing kills four civilians in Nakial sector: ISPR

October 31, 2016 | Inter Services Public Relations

Rawalpindi, October 31, 2016 (PPI-OT): Indian targeting of civil population by unprovoked firing on LOC continues. 4 (Four) civilians embraced shahadat at LOC in Nakial sector while 6 civilians were […]

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National Assembly Standing Committee on Government Assurances meets

October 31, 2016 | Government Institutions

Islamabad, October 31, 2016 (PPI-OT): The time has come to deliver to the public and everyone should fulfil his duties and responsibilities. CDA, NADRA and Commerce division need to expedite […]

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Press Conference by Finance Minister on economic matters

October 31, 2016 | Ministries

Islamabad, October 31, 2016 (PPI-OT): The Finance Minister, Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar, held a press conference here on Monday to announce a host of important economic initiatives. Announcing the petroleum […]

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Standard and Poor’s upgrades Pakistan’s Credit Rating

October 31, 2016 | Ministries

Islamabad, October 31, 2016 (PPI-OT): Finance Minister congratulates Prime Minister and the nation on improvement of country rating by Standard and Poor. Standard and Poor’s has improved Pakistan’s long-term credit […]

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