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Archive for June, 2020

Award of contracts worth Rs 518 million to PMTL (Ufone) approved for project in Balochistan

June 30, 2020 |

Islamabad, June 30, 2020 (PPI-OT): The Universal Service Fund (USF) Board Monday approved award of contracts worth Rs 518 million to PMTL (Ufone) for Next Generation Broadband for Sustainable Development project in Balochistan. Federal Secretary Ministry of IT and Telecom…

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Director General KDA visits Gulistan-e-Johar Block 40-A and 40-B on the complain of Allotters

June 30, 2020 |

Karachi, June 30, 2020 (PPI-OT): Director General KDA, Mr. Asif Ikram visited Gulistan-e-Johar Block 40-A and 40-B on the complain of Allotters. On that occasion Director General KDA gave directions to Estate and Enforcement Department for the operation against illegal…

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Highest ever hydel generation in a Fiscal Year; WAPDA provides 37.4 billion units to National Grid in FY 2019-20

June 30, 2020 | General, Official News

Lahore, June 30, 2020 (PPI-OT): The outgoing year 2019-20 proved to be a historic for hydel power generation in Pakistan, as WAPDA provided highest ever number of hydel electricity i.e. 37.4 billion units to the National Grid. Previous record of…

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UNDP concludes Digital Hackathon in Punjab to find solutions for Climate Change disasters and COVID-19

June 30, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, June 30, 2020 (PPI-OT): The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) concluded the final event of the “Master the Disaster” Digital Hackathon for Disaster Risk Reduction in Punjab, yesterday. After two successful digital Hackathons in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Sindh, the…

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IG Punjab chaired high-level session at Safe City Authority Headquarters Qurban Lines

June 30, 2020 | General, Official News

Lahore, June 30, 2020 (PPI-OT): Inspector General of Police Punjab Shoaib Dastgir said that safe city and traffic police should made their coordination more effective to speed up actions in order to timely receiving of E Challans by reducing the…

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Video Conference at CPO

June 30, 2020 | General, Official News

Peshawar, June 30, 2020 (PPI-OT): The Inspector General of Police Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Dr. Sanaullah Abbasi presided over a high-level meeting at CPO Peshawar today. The meeting thoroughly reviewed the steps taken for the redressal of public complaints at district level….

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IPU 130th anniversary and international day of Parliamentarism on 30th June, 2020

June 30, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, June 30, 2020 (PPI-OT): Chairman Senate Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani in his special message on the occasion of International Day of Parliamentarianism has called for amplifying the message of significance of Parliaments especially during the COVID-19 crisis. June 30 is…

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Federal Board of Revenue achieves its revenue target in FY 2019-20

June 30, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, June 30, 2020 (PPI-OT): Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has collected 411 billion revenue in the month of June, 2020 against the set target of 398 billion. With the addition of revenue collected in the month of June till…

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Foreign Minister conveys appreciation to UNSG for their strong condemnation on PSX terrorist attack

June 30, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, June 30, 2020 (PPI-OT): Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has conveyed deep appreciation to United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres and our friends in the International community for their strong condemnation and solidarity on attempted PSX terrorist attack. In…

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Terrorist attack on Pakistan Stock Exchange

June 30, 2020 | General, Official News

London, June 30, 2020 (PPI-OT): The law enforcement agencies of Pakistan successfully foiled a terrorist attack, today, targeting Pakistan Stock Exchange in Karachi. All four terrorists involved in the attempted attack were killed in the encounter. Four of our valiant…

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Ministry of IT, FAO launch ‘AgriSurge 2020 Innovation Challenge’ to address challenges facing agriculture sector

June 30, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, June 30, 2020 (PPI-OT): Consequent to the framework collaboration agreement signed between Ministry of IT and Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of UN on 25 March 2020, to jointly work for the development of agriculture sector of Pakistan, using…

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State Bank of Pakistan extends Rozgar Scheme for Supporting Employment for another 3 months and widens its scope in collaboration with Government of Pakistan

June 30, 2020 | General, Official News

Karachi, June 30, 2020 (PPI-OT): Soon after the outbreak of Covid-19 pandemic, SBP took a number of steps to provide economic support to businesses and households. SBP reduced the financial cost to the private and public businesses and households by…

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