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PA resumes its session, continuing debate on next fiscal year’s provincial budget

June 21, 2019 |

Punjab Assembly resumed its session in Lahore today, with Deputy Speaker Sardar Dost Muhammad Mazari in the chair.

The House is continuing general debate on next fiscal year's provincial budget.

Source: Radio Pakistan

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AJK tax free budget with total outlay of over Rs 121bln announced in Muzaffarabad

June 18, 2019 |

The Azad Jammu and Kashmir tax free budget for the fiscal year 2019-20 amounting to over 121 billion and 56 crore rupees was presented in AJK legislative Assembly in Muzaffarabad today.

Presenting the budget in the house, AJK Finance and …

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SAPM, Governor Punjab discuss political situation

June 18, 2019 |

Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Political Affairs Naeem Ul Haq called on Punjab Governor Chaudhary Muhammad Sarwar in Lahore on Tuesday.

Matters of mutual interest and political situation were discussed during the meeting.

Speaking on the occasion, the Governor …

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EU, UN welcome Sarraj’s proposal to resolve Libyan crisis

June 17, 2019 |

The European Union and the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) welcomed the initiative of Head of the Presidential Council of Libya's Government of National Accord (GNA) Fayez Al-Sarraj to resolve the Libyan crisis.

"The European Union has always …

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Govt stops de-industrialization due to economic reforms: Dawood

June 11, 2019 |

Dilating upon the positive indicators of last ten months, Advisor on Commerce Razaq Dawood said due to economic reforms, the government had stopped de-industrialization.

He said government had given huge incentives to local industries, including textiles and manufacturing sectors to …

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Punjab Health Minister pays surprise visit to DHQ Hospital Sahiwal

June 10, 2019 |

Punjab Health Minister Dr Yasmeen Rashid has paid a surprise visit to DHQ Hospital Sahiwal.

The Minister visited medical ward, emergency and CCU.

She reviewed health facilities being provided and issues related to service delivery in the hospital.

Source: Radio …

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Economic Survey of Pakistan for year 201819 to be launched

June 8, 2019 |

Economic Survey of Pakistan for the current financial year 201819 will be launched on Monday.

The survey will provide an overview of the national economy, highlighting performance and achievements in different sectors during the fiscal year.

Its launching marks the …

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Nigeria’s envoy elected as President of 74th session of UN General Assembly

June 5, 2019 |

Nigeria's Permanent Representative to the United Nations Tijjani Muhammad-Bande was elected by acclamation on Tuesday to head the UN General Assembly, taking over from Ecuadorian Maria Fernanda Espinosa Garces.

Muhammad-Bande's election to serve the one-year role as the President of …

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Israeli forces kill Palestinian, injure another east of Bethlehem

May 31, 2019 |

Bethlehem, A young Palestinian man was killed and another injured by Israeli military gunfire as they attempted to cross Wadi Abu alHummus, east of Bethlehem, to Jerusalem.

According to WAFA, Israeli forces opened fire on two Palestinians who attempted to …

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Center in Northeastern Syria Seeks to Deradicalize IS Teens

May 30, 2019 |

A child rehabilitation center in the Kurdish-controlled northeastern Syria is hosting dozens of Islamic State (IS) child recruits in an effort to reform them back to normalcy.

Horie Center for Child Protection and Education was established in 2017 by Prisons …

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Palestine is the Kingdom’s top priority issue: Saudi FM

May 30, 2019 |

Makkah Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister Dr. Ibrahim Al-Assaf reaffirmed that the Palestinian cause will remain the Kingdom's top priority until the people of Palestine get their full rights and establish their independent state with East Jerusalem as its capital.

Al-Assaf …

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Bullish trend being witnessed at Pakistan Stock Exchange

May 29, 2019 |

The Pakistan Stock Exchange was bullish today.

The KSE-100 Index closed today at 35959.43 points as compared to 34949.28 points on the last working day with a positive change of 1010.15 points.

The total turnover was 182,477,040 as compared to …

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