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بیجنگ، 13 دسمبر 2017ء/پی آرنیوزوائر/– 10 دسمبر 2017ء کو ایئر چائنا نے بیجنگ اور برسبین کے درمیان اپنے نئے روٹ کی افتتاحی پرواز کے لیے خصوصی تقریب کا انعقاد کیا۔ تقریب میں متعدد معزز مہمانوں نے شرکت کی، بشمول اینڈریو ہوگ، ٹور ازم آسٹریلیا میں ریجنل جنرل مینیجر برائے شمالی ایشیا ؛ نک ایلیٹ، ٹورازم […]
Karachi, Byco Petroleum Pakistan Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that Board of Directors meeting of the Company will be held on December 20, 2017. The agenda of the meeting will to consider the Annual Accounts for the period ended June 30, 2017. Further, the company has declared the closed period from December 14, 2017 to December 20, 2017. Byco Petroleum Pakistan Limited was incorporated in Pakistan as a public limited company on January 9, 1995. The foundations of the company are laid under the Companies Ordinance, 1984. The certificate of commencement of business was awarded to the company on March 13, 1995. Byco Oil Pakistan Limited is the parent company and holds 82.27% shares in the company. It is a wholly owned subsidiary of Byco Industries Incorporated, Mauritius which acts as the ultimate parent company. The company is principally engaged in the production, marketing and sale of petroleum products. The shares of the company are listed on Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad Stock Exchanges of Pakistan. The registered office is situated at Karachi. The company operates using two major activities namely Oil Refinery Business and Petroleum Marketing Business. Crude oil refining business commenced in 2004 with a rated capacity of 35,000 barrels per day. It is engaged in the business of refining crude oil into various saleable components including Liquefied Petroleum Gas, Light Naphtha, Heavy Naphtha, High Octane Blending Component, Motor Gasoline, Kerosene, Jet Fuels, High Speed Diesel and Furnace Oil. The Oil Refinery is located at Hub, Balochistan. Petroleum Marketing Business was launched in 2007 and comprises 231 retail outlets across the country. The wholly owned subsidiary of the company is Byco Terminal Pakistan Limited incorporated in Pakistan as a private limited company on June 14, 2002. The symbol “BYCO” is being used by the stock exchanges for the shares of Byco Petroleum Pakistan Limited.
BEIJING, Dec. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — On 10 December 2017, Air China held a launch ceremony for the inaugural flight on its new route between Beijing and Brisbane. The ceremony was attended by a number of distinguished guests, including Andrew Hogg, Regional General Manger at North Asia at Tourism Australia; Nick Elliott, executive of Government […]
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ISLAMABAD The United States has warned Pakistan it could lose control of its territory unless Islamabad abandons ties with terrorist groups operating in the country that are growing in “size and influence.”U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson issued…
WASHINGTON Pakistan’s Peshawar High Court on Wednesday ruled that Ehsanullah Ehsan, the former spokesman of U.S.-designated terrorist group Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), be kept in captivity.
The ruling came after concerns that Pakistani authorities might release Ehsan as part of a deal with TTP’s commander. The court asked the state to continue the investigation of Ehsan.
In a detailed response to the court, the government said it would continue to keep him under custody and investigation.
Ehsan was captured by Pakistani authorities in April. The government has reportedly been questioning him about TTP.
The Provincial Court issued its verdict following a petition filed by a resident of Peshawar who lost his son in the 2014 Army Public School massacre that claimed more than 130 lives, mostly children.
TTP claimed responsibility for the attack. Ehsan was the group’s spokesman at the time.
Who is Ehsan?
Liaqat Ali, commonly known as Ehsanullah Ehsan, hails from the Mohmand Agency of the northwestern tribal region of Pakistan, which shares a border with Afghanistan.
Ehsan reportedly joined TTP during college in 2008, where his role was to be the group’s mouthpiece for the Mohmand Agency. He subsequently became TTP’s main spokesman.
When a faction of TTP parted ways with the terrorist organization and established Jammat-ul-Ahrar (JuA) in 2014, Ehsan became that newly created group’s spokesman.
Jammat-ul-Ahrar has claimed responsibility for numerous deadly terrorist attacks in Pakistan, including a suicide bombing in Lahore Park during Easter last year that killed at least 70 people, the majority of them Christians.
JuA also claimed responsibility for a series of deadly bombings across Pakistan earlier this year.
The United States placed Jammat-ul-Ahrar on a list of specially designated global terrorist organizations last year.
In April 2017, Pakistan’s military announced the capture of Ehsan.
At the time, the military declared the arrest of Ehsan � who was allegedly operating out of the northwestern tribal region � to be a major success in the country’s counterterrorism efforts.
In a confession recorded on video and released shortly after his arrest, Ehsan is heard revealing that Tehreek-e-Taliban and Jamaat-ul-Ahrar have connections with Afghan and Indian spy agencies.
Ehsan accused Afghanistan and India of supporting TTP and JuA in their terrorist attacks on Pakistani soil.
Both Kabul and New Delhi denied Ehsan’s allegations and accused Islamabad of orchestrating Ehsan’s confession in an effort to shift the blame of militancy to Afghanistan and India.
A senior Afghan security official told Reuters in April that Ehsan’s comments are just a planned distraction by Pakistan, which is accused of providing safe havens to the Afghan Taliban on its soil.
Pakistan has always been pushing this narrative of being a victim of terrorism, while the fact is it sponsors and supports terrorist activities in Afghanistan and India,” the Afghan security official said.
Now, Pakistan is under enormous pressure from the international community to crack down on extremists, and it is trying to evade responsibility by playing victim once again, he added.
Source: Voice of America
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