2018 January 26 : AsiaNet-Pakistan

Archive for January 26th, 2018

Haroon seeks Japanese investment for infrastructure development

January 26, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, January 26, 2018 (PPI-OT):Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Revenue//Federal Minister Mr. Haroon Akhtar Khan on Tuesday invited the Japanese businessmen and investors to visit Pakistan and explore investment opportunities in a broad range of areas, particularly infrastructure development…

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Member Administration Mr Yasir Pirzada attends 32nd Annual Prize Distribution Ceremony at CDA Model School

January 26, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, January 26, 2018 (PPI-OT):Exceptional performance of students both in curricular and extra-curricular activities reflects the best professional skills of the teachers of the Capital Development Authority (CDA) Model School. Academic activities in combination with extracurricular activities can prepare our…

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Competition Commission of Pakistan listens to all stakeholders in public hearing on sugar sector

January 26, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, January 26, 2018 (PPI-OT):The Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP) held an open hearing to discuss the competition concerns in the sugar sector and to get the viewpoint of all stakeholders on relevant issues. The CCP’s bench, comprising the Chairperson…

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Trade bodies meet Haroon to mull budget proposals

January 26, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, January 26, 2018 (PPI-OT):Office-bearers and representatives of various trade associations met Special Assistant to PM on Revenue/Federal Minister Haroon Akhtar Khan here at FBR House to discuss with him various proposals aimed at further facilitating the business community and…

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The Council of Chairmen in its last meeting today asked the heads of various committees to transact all the legislative and other parliamentary business

January 26, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, January 26, 2018 (PPI-OT):The Council of Chairmen in its last meeting today asked the heads of various committees to transact all the legislative and other parliamentary business as soon as possible to avoid any pendency and complete its assigned…

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Senate Special Committee to examine Annual Report of the FPSC for the year 2015

January 26, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, January 26, 2018 (PPI-OT):Senate Special Committee to examine Annual Report of the FPSC for the year 2015 in its meeting on Friday was told by FPSC that the Committee’s recommendations on restructuring the composition of the Commission will be…

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Zainab murder case: Senate body discusses public hanging issue

January 26, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, January 26, 2018 (PPI-OT):Senate Standing Committee on Law and Justice in its meeting on Thursday considered the matter whether an amendment would be required in the Pakistan Penal Code for provision of penalty of death by hanging publicly in…

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Kashmiris observed Indian Republic Day as Black Day

January 26, 2018 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, January 26, 2018 (PPI-OT):Kashmiris on both sides of the Line of Control and across the world observed Indian Republic Day, on Friday as Black Day to convey to the world that India has usurped the right to self-determination of…

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Two-day Gwadar Expo begins on Monday

January 26, 2018 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, January 26, 2018 (PPI-OT):The first ever two-day Gwadar Expo-2018 begins in Gwadar on Monday. Addressing a news conference in Islamabad, Chinese Counsellor Jiang Han said the exhibition will provide more business opportunities for foreign entrepreneurs under China-Pakistan Economic Corridor….

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World Bank, International Finance Corporation keen in tapping renewable energy resources in Pakistan

January 26, 2018 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, January 26, 2018 (PPI-OT):Minister for Power Division Sardar Awais Ahmed Khan Leghari says renewable energy institute will be established to conduct research in the existing potential and propose policy matters on alternative energy. He was talking to a delegation…

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Power Division to Establish Renewable Energy Institute: Minister IFC to Assist in Renewable Energy Projects in KP and Balochistan

Islamabad, January 26, 2018 (PPI-OT):Federal Minister for Power Division Sardar Awais Ahmed Khan Leghari has said that Power Division is planning to establish renewable energy institute to conduct research, study the existing potential and propose policy matters to the government…

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Pakistan, Indonesia agree to work jointly for Afghan peace

Islamabad, January 26, 2018 (PPI-OT):President Mamnoon Hussain and President of Indonesia Ir. H. Joko Widodo have agreed to work together for peace in Afghanistan and said that peace in Afghanistan is necessary for the development and progress of the region….

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