2018 May 03 : AsiaNet-Pakistan

Archive for May 3rd, 2018

Pakistan Chemicals and Dyes Merchants Association Rejected Budget 2018-19

May 3, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, May 03, 2018 (PPI-OT): Commercial importers have threatened country-wide protests against abolition of final tax regime (FTR) and increasing tax burden. Muhammad Arif Lakhani, Chairman, Pakistan Chemicals and Dyes Merchants Association (PCDMA) in a statement, rejected budget 2018-2019 and …

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State Bank of Pakistan organizes Seminar on Responsible Banking Conduct

May 3, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, May 03, 2018 (PPI-OT): SBP conducted a Seminar on “Responsible Banking Conduct – a cultural transformation” at SBP Headquarters Karachi on May 3, 2018. The event was organized to emphasize the importance of Responsible Culture in banks for sustainable …

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Murad says MQM won’t be allowed to start terrorism again

May 3, 2018 | Ministries, Official News

Karachi, May 03, 2018 (PPI-OT): Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that the MQM had given dead-bodies in gunny bag to this city and now they would not be allowed to start terrorism in the under the …

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Punjab Chief Minister takes notice of Torture on Women in Faisalabad

May 3, 2018 | General, Official News

Lahore, May 03, 2018 (PPI-OT): Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif has taken strict notice of the incident of torture on women in Railway Colony area of Faisalabad and has sought a report from the CPO. He directed that legal …

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Chief Minister Punjab message on International Firefighters’ Day

May 3, 2018 | General, Official News

Lahore, May 03, 2018 (PPI-OT): Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif has said that firefighters provide every possible support to the citizens during the incidents of fire without caring for their lives. In his message issued here today on the …

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PML-N Sindh’s Sherazi brothers call on Chief Minister Punjab

May 3, 2018 | General, Official News

Lahore, May 03, 2018 (PPI-OT): Pakistan Muslim League-N Sindh’s Sherazi Brothers met with PML-N President and Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif, here today. During the meeting, they paid tributes to the performance of Shehbaz Sharif for taking wonderful steps …

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Pakistan needs right Projection to boost trade in World: Swiss Consul General

May 3, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, May 03, 2018 (PPI-OT): Pakistan needs to take more efforts to counter its negative image portrayed in many countries and to promote a real picture to successfully sell its huge economic potential in the world. “Unfortunately, Pakistan’s image perception …

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American Embassy Launches New English-Language Program at Air University

May 3, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, May 03, 2018 (PPI-OT): English skills lead to better jobs and educational prospects, and 100 young people from suburban Islamabad will now have that chance through the U.S. Embassy’s English Access Microscholarship Program at Air University in Islamabad. At …

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Chief Minister Punjab condoles death of Maulana Musharraf Thanvi

May 3, 2018 | General, Official News

Lahore, May 03, 2018 (PPI-OT): Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif has condoled the death of renowned religious scholar Maulana Musharraf Thanvi and prayed that may Almighty Allah rest the departed soul in eternal peace and grant courage to the …

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FPCCI Shows concern over Dissolution of EDB

Karachi, May 03, 2018 (PPI-OT): Syed Mazhar Ali Nasir Sr. Vice President FPCCI showed his serious concern over the decision of abolishing of Engineering Development Board (EDB) and termed it as anti-industry which would affect the engineering industrialization in Pakistan …

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General Election 2018 Reviewed

May 3, 2018 | Ministries, Official News

Karachi, May 03, 2018 (PPI-OT): Chief Secretary Sindh Rizwan Memon has advised all Divisional and Deputy Commissioner to ensure full coordination and cooperation with the Provincial and District Election Commissioner for peaceful completion of General Election 2018. He instructed this …

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Pakistan’s Liquid Foreign Reserves Position

May 3, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, May 03, 2018 (PPI-OT): The total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$17,712.9 million on 27April2018.The break-up of the foreign reserves position is as under:-

i) Foreign reserves held by the State Bank of Pakistan: US$ …

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