2019 July 02 : AsiaNet-Pakistan

Archive for July 2nd, 2019

UHC benefit package and costing model for Pakistan disease control priorities-3 (DCP3)/ London school of hygiene and tropical medicine mission

Islamabad, July 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): Dr Zafar Mirza, Special Assistant to PM On Health addressing the introductory session of a two-day national workshop on Universal Health Coverage, Benefit Package (UHC-BP) and Costing Model for Pakistan held in Islamabad. The workshop …

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Rich tributes paid to Pakistani blue helmets at UN

Islamabad, July 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): Rich tributes were paid to Pakistani blue helmets at the UN where the Permanent Mission of Pakistan organized a photo exhibition showcasing the country’s stellar record in Peacekeeping operations, says a press release received here …

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Gilani condemns continued illegal detention of Hurriyat leaders

July 2, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, July 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference Chairman, Syed Ali Gilani, strongly condemning the continued illegal detention of Hurriyat Chief Spokesman Ghulam Ahmed Gulzar has said that political space is being denied to the …

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Amaranth Yatra badly affects movement of tourists, civilians

July 2, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, July 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, hundreds of vehicles carrying tourists were halted on the Kashmir highway at Pampore on Tuesday, leaving the visitors fuming. Witnesses said that more than hundred tourist vehicles and other civilian vehicles were …

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Editor of prominent English daily from IOK quizzed by NIA

July 2, 2019 | General, Official News

New Delhi, July 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): India’s National Investigation Agency (NIA) questioned the editor-in-chief of a prominent English daily from occupied Kashmir for the second consecutive day on Tuesday in connection with a false case. Media reports quoting officials said …

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India’s NIA again summons Gilani’s grandson to New Delhi

July 2, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, July 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, India’s infamous National Investigation Agency (NIA) has once again summoned the All Parties Hurriyat Conference Chairman Syed Ali Gilani’s grandson, Anees-ul-Islam, to New Delhi for questioning in a false case registered against …

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Emirates commits to reducing single-use plastic on board

July 2, 2019 | General Business News

Karachi, July 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): Emirates has made a network-wide commitment to reduce single-use plastics on board its aircraft. As of June 1st, eco-friendly paper straws have been introduced and all Emirates flights will soon be plastic straw-free.

The airline …

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Govt. asked to address concerns of business community on tax measures taken in budget 2019-20

July 2, 2019 | General Business News

Islamabad, July 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) has called upon the government to take urgent measures to address the concerns of business community on tax measures taken in Federal Budget 2019-20 as the traders …

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Stuck Up Cases of Last Year’s Amnesty Scheme: Junaid Makda favours refund suggestion for last year’s unprocessed cases

July 2, 2019 | General Business News

Karachi, July 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): President Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) Junaid Esmail Makda, while referring to his conversation with Minster of State for Revenue Hammad Azhar and Member IR – FBR Dr. Hamid Ateeq Sarwar during meetings …

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VIS Credit Rating Company Reaffirms Entity Ratings of Meezan Bank at AA+/A-1+

July 2, 2019 | General Business News

Karachi, July 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): VIS Credit Rating Company Limited has reaffirmed the entity ratings of Meezan Bank at ‘AA+/A-1+’ (Double A Plus/ A-One Plus). VIS has also reaffirmed ratings of the outstanding Basel 3 Compliant Tier 1 and Tier …

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VIS Reaffirms Entity Ratings of Bank Alfalah Limited

July 2, 2019 | General Business News

Karachi, July 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): VIS Credit Rating Company Limited (VIS) has reaffirmed the entity ratings of Bank Alfalah Limited (BAFL) at ‘AA+/A-1+’ (Double A Plus/A-One Plus). Rating of BAFL’s Basel 3 Tier-1 debt instrument has also been reaffirmed at …

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Participants of National Security Workshop from Balochistan visit Air Headquarters

July 2, 2019 | General, Official News

Karachi, July 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): The participants of National Security Workshop Balochistan visited Air Headquarters, Islamabad today. The visiting members from the 4th chapter of this workshop included parliamentarians, tribal elders, religious scholars, political figures, notables, bureaucrats, educationists, lawyers and …

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