2018 August 29 : AsiaNet-Pakistan

Archive for August 29th, 2018

Message from Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi NI(M) on the occasion of launching of one million pine tree plantation campaign

August 29, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, August 29, 2018 (PPI-OT):World is facing severe environmental challenges due to high deforestation rate. As per the statistics published by Food and Agriculture Organization of United Nation; in Pakistan, the percentage of forest with respect to land area has…

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Offals and remains of more than 96000 sacrificial animals collected and disposed off

August 29, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, August 29, 2018 (PPI-OT): Sanitation Directorate of Metropolitan Corporation Islamabad (MCI) has successfully completed cleanliness operation on the eve of Eid-ul-Azha. During this special operation, workers of the Sanitation Directorate have collected and disposed off offals, entrails and other…

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Bio metric of vaccinators to be done: Dr. Azra Pechuho

August 29, 2018 | Ministries, Official News

Karachi, August 29, 2018 (PPI-OT): Provincial Minister for Health and Population Welfare Dr. Azra Fazal Pechuho has directed to complete bio metric of the vaccinators in each district at earliest and health committees at district level to be made functional…

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Ban on swimming / bathing at the beaches/ sea sides

August 29, 2018 | Ministries, Official News

Karachi, August 29, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Government of Sindh has in exercise of the powers conferred under Section 144 (6) Cr. P.C. imposed ban on swimming / bathing at the beaches/ sea sides within the territorial limits of Karachi Division…

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Member Sindh Human Rights Commission Nominated

August 29, 2018 | Ministries, Official News

Karachi, August 29, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Speaker, Provincial Assembly of Sindh has nominated Mrs. Kulsoom Akhtar Chandio, MPA as member of Sindh Human Rights Commission as required under sub – section 2 (iii) of Section 3 of the Sindh Protection…

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World Bank Ready to Support Reform Plans of New Pakistan Leadership

August 29, 2018 | General, Official News, World Bank

Islamabad, August 29, 2018 (PPI-OT): The World Bank today said it was ready to support the reform plans of the new government in Pakistan that are needed to stabilize the economy and accelerate growth to end poverty and boost prosperity….

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WAPDA Chairman Speech at Round Table Conference on Water Scarcity in Pakistan

August 29, 2018 | General, Official News

Lahore, August 29, 2018 (PPI-OT): WAPDA Chairman Lt Gen Muzammil Hussain (Retd) speaks of the water situation, water issues in Pakistan and the way forward in his key note address at a ‘Round Table Conference on Water Scarcity in Pakistan’…

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General Zubair Mahmood Hayat, Chairman JCS Committee attended Chiefs of General Staff Meeting of SCO Member States in Moscow, Russia

Rawalpindi, August 29, 2018 (PPI-OT): General Zubair Mahmood Hayat, Chairman JCS Committee attended Chiefs of General Staff Meeting of SCO Member States in Moscow, Russia. The forum was briefed on international geo-political situation and activities of transnational terrorist organizations in…

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General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff (COAS), visited South Waziristan

Rawalpindi, August 29, 2018 (PPI-OT): General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff (COAS), visited South Waziristan. COAS was briefed about stabilisation operations and progress of fencing along Pak-Afg Border in Waziristan at Angoor Adda. COAS appreciated quality and speed…

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Namaz e Janaza of 1965 war veteran Sepoy Maqbool, Sitara e Jurrat offered at Chaklala Garrison

Rawalpindi, August 29, 2018 (PPI-OT): Namaz e Janaza of 1965 war veteran Sepoy Maqbool, Sitara e Jurrat offered at Chaklala Garrison. COAS and large number of officers and soldiers attended the prayer and paid respect to the national hero. The…

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Senate Standing Committee on National Food Security

August 29, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, August 29, 2018 (PPI-OT): Senate Standing Committee on National Food Security in its meeting on Wednesday has asked the Ministry of National Food Security and Research to hold a brainstorming session with all relevant stakeholders and present before the…

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Meeting of the Senate Standing Committee on Finance, Revenue and Economic Affairs held at Parliament House

August 29, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, August 29, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Senate Standing Committee on Finance, Revenue and Economic Affairs was held on Wednesday. Chaired by Senator Farooq H. Naek, the meeting was attended by Senator Mian Muhammad Ateeq Shaikh, Senator Mohsin Aziz, Senator Dilawar…

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