2018 November 16 : AsiaNet-Pakistan

Archive for November 16th, 2018

Industry for implementing ECC decision of energy tariff cut

November 16, 2018 |

Lahore, November 16, 2018 (PPI-OT): As the delay in the implementation of energy affordability initiative of the government has panicked the Punjab industry, the value-added knitwear industry has asked the government to get the ECC decision of lowering energy tariff …

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Asia-Pacific Employment and Social Outlook 2018: Advancing decent work for sustainable development

November 16, 2018 | General, Official News

Bangkok, November 16, 2018 (PPI-OT): Despite two decades of economic growth, Asia-Pacific still faces structural weaknesses in its labour markets, warns a new report published by the International Labour Organization (ILO). Based on the most recent available data, the ILO’s …

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HR abuses by Indian troops in IOK raised in London conference

November 16, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, November 16, 2018 (PPI-OT): Kashmiri representative and Hurriyat leader, Altaf Ahmad Butt, has said that India is committing gross human rights violations in occupied Kashmir.

Altaf Ahmad Butt addressing a conference “Human Rights violations and threat to media in …

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Care for the Preterm babies is Imperative to Improve Child Survival Indicators in Pakistan

November 16, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, November 16, 2018 (PPI-OT): Each day over 600 new-borns die in Pakistan due to complications related to Birth Asphyxia, Prematurity and Sepsis says the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF). Every year,15 million babies in the world are born prematurely …

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NDMA submits report on drought situation in Sindh to President

Islamabad, November 16, 2018 (PPI-OT): On the directives of President of Pakistan and keeping the Prime Minister’s initiative in mind National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) has submitted a comprehensive report on drought like situation in Sindh, containing short and long …

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Journalists in IOK faced restrictions, attacks in October: CPJ

November 16, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, November 16, 2018 (PPI-OT): A New York-based media watchdog, the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ), has said that journalists in occupied Kashmir faced restrictions and attacks between October 8 and October 30, 2018. The CPJ in a statement issued …

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Participants of Naval Staff College including student officers from friendly countries visited ISPR

Rawalpindi, November 16, 2018 (PPI-OT): Participants of Naval Staff College including student officers from friendly countries visited ISPR. Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor, DG ISPR interacted with the delegation on role of media in 5th generation warfare. Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor …

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Charge-sheet against Aasiya and others, PSA on Aalam denounced

November 16, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, November 16, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders and organizations have condemned the charge-sheet filed by India’s notorious National Investigation Agency (NIA) against ailing Dukhtaran-e-Millat Chairperson, Aasiya Andrabi, and her associates, Naheeda Nasreen and Fehmeeda Sofi, and slapping …

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Gilani reiterates demand for right to self-determination

November 16, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, November 16, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani, has reiterated his demand for right to self-determination saying that despite oppression, Kashmiri youth are sacrificing their lives to end the Indian …

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18-year boy abducted, killed in Pulwama

November 16, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, November 16, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, bullet-riddled dead body of a youth was recovered in Pulwama district. The 18-year-old boy, Nadeem Manzoor, was abducted by unknown persons from his residence at Safanagri in Shopian on Thursday evening and …

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Demo in Lolab area against arrest of two youth

November 16, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, November 16, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, people staged a protest demonstration in Sever area of Kupwara district, today, against the arrest of two youth by Indian troops. The troops arrested the youth identified as Abass Shafi Malla and …

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Board of directors meeting of Nimir Industrial Chemicals Limited

November 16, 2018 | Board Meetings

Karachi, Nimir Industrial Chemicals Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that board of directors meeting of the company will be held on November 23, 2018 at Lahore. The agenda of the meeting will to consider the EOGM Accounts for the period …

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