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Parliamentary committee on CPEC review the progress of SEZs

July 11, 2019 |

Islamabad, July 11, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Parliamentary Committee on CPEC, met here today (in-camera), at the Parliament House under the Chairmanship of Mr. Sher Ali Arbab, MNA. The Committee was briefed by the Secretary M/o Planning Development and Reforms regarding …

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President World Economic Forum called on SAPM for Petroleum: Nadeem Babar

July 11, 2019 |

Islamabad, July 11, 2019 (PPI-OT): SAPM for Petroleum Mr Nadeem Babar apprised President WEF on government’s new policy on renewable energy and shared details on energy consumption of country. Mr Nadeem Babar said, “We have set our target to achieve …

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Categorization of seed companies proposed in National Seed Council’s 16th Meeting

July 11, 2019 |

Islamabad, July 11, 2019 (PPI-OT): The 16th meeting of National Seed Council (NSC) of Pakistan was held today under the chairmanship of Minister National Food Security and Research Sahibzada Muhammad Mehboob Sultan. Federal Secretary National Food Security Dr. Hashim Popalzai, …

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SAPM on Health Dr. Zafar Mirza calls for urgent efforts to address population issue

July 11, 2019 |

Islamabad, July 11, 2019 (PPI-OT): Addressing National Seminar to mark World Population Day call for urgent efforts at all levels to address the issue of population in the country. There is highest level of political commitment to the cause with …

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Shutdown in IOK on Martyrs’ Day

July 11, 2019 |

Srinagar, July 11, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Joint Resistance Leadership has called for complete shutdown on the Kashmir Martyrs’ Day on Saturday to reiterate the urgent need for a peaceful and just settlement of the Kashmir dispute as …

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Pakistan to incentivize investment in export-led industry and import substitution: Khusro Bakhtyar

July 11, 2019 |

Islamabad, July 11, 2019 (PPI-OT): Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Reform Makhdum Khusro Bakhtyar has said that the incumbent Government is focusing on promoting export-led industry and import substitution for sustained economic growth. He stated that China can help …

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Ashraf Sehrai pays tributes to July 13, 1931 martyrs

July 11, 2019 |

Srinagar, July 11, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, senior APHC leader and the Chairman of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir, Mohammad Ashraf Sehrai, has paid tributes to the martyrs of July 13, 1931. On 13th July in 1931, the troops of …

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Export-led industry being focused by govt: Bakhtyar

July 11, 2019 |

Planning Minister Makhdum Khusro Bakhtyar says government is focusing on promoting export-led industry and import substitution for sustained economic growth.

Chairing a meeting with Chinese Business delegation in Islamabad today, he said China can help increase Pakistan’s exports by relocating …

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Pakistan Stock Exchange witnesses bullish trend on Thursday

July 11, 2019 |

The Pakistan Stock Exchange was bullish today.

The KSE-100 Index closed today at 33875.40 points as compared to 33840.05 points on the last working day with a positive change of 35.35 points.

The total turnover was 39,486,850 as compared to …

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Govt taking steps to attract national, foreign investors in GB: Adviser to CM

July 11, 2019 |

Adviser to Chief Minister Gilgit-Baltistan on Information Shams Mir says government is taking various steps to attract national and foreign investors in the area.

Talking to media in Gilgit on Thursday, he said the area has great potential for investment …

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High-tech ‘smart’ cards to keep Hajj pilgrims safe and secure

July 11, 2019 |

Jeddah, Up to 25,000 Hajj pilgrims in Mina this year will be issued wearable high-tech smart cards in a pilot program being launched by the Ministry of Hajj and Umrah.

The cards will store the pilgrims' personal information, health status, …

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Buzdar urges to make early warning system more effective

July 11, 2019 |
Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Khan Buzdar today visited the head office of Provincial Disaster Management Authority in Lahore today.He inspected various sections of the control room and also watched the early warning system and the media watch roo... Read

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