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Archive for November, 2016

Loan signing of second Power Transmission Enhancement Investment Program

November 30, 2016 | Press Information Department

Islamabad, November 29, 2016 (PPI-OT): The Government of Pakistan and Asian Development Bank signed loan and Project Agreement amounting to $125 million for Second Power Transmission Enhancement Investment Program (Tranche-1). […]

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Narrow nationalism of the west is disastrous, collective wisdom must to pull Asia out of socio-economic quagmires: Raza Rabbani

November 30, 2016 | Press Information Department

Islamabad, November 29, 2016 (PPI-OT): Chairman Senate Mian Raza Rabbani has said that the rise of narrow nationalism in the west based on white racism is disastrous. The 21st century […]

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Prime Minister chairs meeting of Cabinet Committee on Energy at Prime Minister Office

November 30, 2016 | Press Information Department

Islamabad, November 29, 2016 (PPI-OT): The meeting reviewed all ongoing power projects in terms of timelines including clean energy projects, coal fired power plants, hydel and LNG power plants that […]

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Ombudsman asked Ministry of Finance and AGPR to finalized automation of E-pension system

November 30, 2016 | Press Information Department

Islamabad, November 29, 2016 (PPI-OT): The Federal Ombudsman Mr. Muhammad Salman Faruqui has directed the Ministry of Finance and AGPR and M of Information Technology to finalize the automation of […]

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National Disaster Management Authority starts piloting programme of Pakistan school safety framework in 68 public and private sector schools across the country

November 30, 2016 | Press Information Department

Islamabad, November 29, 2016 (PPI-OT): Pakistan School Safety Framework Document is being piloted in 68 selected public (provincial government, federal government and provincial education foundation schools) and private schools (Beacon […]

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Governor State Bank of Pakistan calls on Finance Minister to discussed growth of Islamic banking in Pakistan

November 30, 2016 | Ministries

Islamabad, November 29, 2016 (PPI-OT): Minister for Finance Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar has called for expediting the process of promotion of Islamic Banking in the country. He urged that the […]

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Central Development Working Party approves 7 projects of worth Rs 36 billion

November 30, 2016 | Press Information Department

Islamabad, November 29, 2016 (PPI-OT): The Central Development Working Party has prioritized health sector by approving five health projects worth Rs 22.7 billion. The meeting was chaired by Minister for […]

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Pakistan High Commissioner to United Kingdom commends the work of Pakistani fashion designers

November 30, 2016 | Press Information Department

London, November 29, 2016 (PPI-OT): H.E. Syed Ibne Abbas, Pakistan High Commissioner to the UK commended the work of Pakistani fashion designers who displayed their fabulous designs at the Grand […]

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Country to benefit from Gen Zubair’s professional acumen: President Mamnoon

November 30, 2016 | Press Information Department

Islamabad, November 29, 2016 (PPI-OT): President Mamnoon Hussain while congratulating General Zubair Mahmood Hayat on his appointment as Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee has hoped that the country will […]

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Three Indian soldiers killed, 4 injured in attacks in IOK

November 30, 2016 | General

Srinagar, November 29, 2016 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, three Indian soldiers including an officer were killed and four others were injured in two separate attacks in Jammu region, this morning. […]

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Night raids won’t deter us from pursuing freedom cause: TeH

November 30, 2016 | General

Srinagar, November 29, 2016 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Tehreek-e-Hurriyet (TeH) Jammu Kashmir has condemned the arrest spree unleashed by the puppet authorities saying that these arbitrary arrests, intimidation and […]

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Modi wrongly projecting conducting of exams in IOK: APHC

November 30, 2016 | General

Srinagar, November 29, 2016 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyet Conference has strongly criticized Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s assertions in which he tried to falsely link the […]

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