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Archive for March 27th, 2020

Privatisation Process running steadily and cautiously: Muhammad Mian Soomro

March 27, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, March 27, 2020 (PPI-OT): Despite dire situation of lockdowns and non connectivity, Privatisation program is moving ahead at consistent pace by quickly shifting to video conferences and completion of pre-requisites of due diligence by national and international financial advisors(FAs)as …

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UNHCR steps up efforts to support the COVID-19 response in Pakistan

March 27, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, March 27, 2020 (PPI-OT): UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency is dispatching core relief items in support of the Government of Pakistan’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The relief items include medical supplies and sanitation products such as sanitary clothes, …

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Important Notice

March 27, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Lahore, March 27, 2020 (PPI-OT): The Government has decided that All Public, Private Colleges and Universities to remain Closed till 31st May, 2020.

 

For more information, contact:

Higher Education Department

Government of the Punjab

Civil Secretariat, the Mall, Lahore, …

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Higher Education Commission to fund research to address covid-19 crisis: Chairman HEC

March 27, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, March 27, 2020 (PPI-OT): The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has sought proposals from universities, institutes, and individual researchers on ideas to address the Novel Coronavirus crisis. This was decided on Tuesday in a special video meeting of HEC’s senior …

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Telecom sector revenues cross PKR 552 billion in 2019

March 27, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, March 27, 2020 (PPI-OT): According to the Annual Report 2018-2019 issued by Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA), telecom sector contributed over 96 billion to the national exchequer in terms of taxes, duties and levies, attracted investments to the tune of …

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State Bank of Pakistan implements Regulatory Approval System for ease of doing business

March 27, 2020 | General, Official News

Karachi, March 27, 2020 (PPI-OT): SBP has launched a Regulatory Approval System (RAS) for submission of cases related to foreign exchange policy and operations dealt by its Exchange Policy Department (EPD), SBP and Foreign Exchange Operations Department (FEOD), SBP‐BSC respectively. …

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1000-Bed Field Hospital at Expo Centre Lahore to be functional in a week

March 27, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Lahore, March 27, 2020 (PPI-OT): In the wake of coronavirus threat, sites have been identified to establish field hospitals across the province and a 1000-bed field hospital would be functional in Expo Centre Lahore in a week. This was stated …

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Health Minister reaches Mayo Hospital to inquire about Corona death

March 27, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Lahore, March 27, 2020 (PPI-OT): Punjab Health Minister Dr. Yasmin Rashid reached Mayo Hospital on Friday to inquire about the death of the COVID-19 patient. The Minister constituted two-member committee to probe the death and look after the services provided …

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Telecom operators’ initiatives in the wake of covid-19 pandemic

March 27, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, March 27, 2020 (PPI-OT): In light of the present Covid-19 pandemic, telecom operators have been undertaking many initiatives to facilitate their subscribers across Pakistan and to provide them with awareness about Corona virus and uninterrupted services. In this context, …

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US Ambassador Assures Cooperation to Deal with The Coronavirus

March 27, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Lahore, March 27, 2020 (PPI-OT): The U.S. Ambassador Paul W. Jones has assured of every possible cooperation to Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar to deal with the coronavirus. In a letter, the Ambassador said his country stands with Pakistan …

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Cabinet Committee on Coronavirus decides to shut Karyana Shops, Grocery and General Stores at 8pm

March 27, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Lahore, March 27, 2020 (PPI-OT): Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar presided over the video-link meeting of cabinet committee for the eradication of coronavirus here at his office on Friday to review the arrangements made for the treatment of patients. …

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Pakistan Flour Mills Association delegation calls on Chief Minister Punjab to Donate 31000 Flour Bags

March 27, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Lahore, March 27, 2020 (PPI-OT): A delegation of Pakistan Flour Mills Association (PFMA) led by its Central Committee Chairman Asim Raza called on Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar at his office here on Friday and presented a donation of …

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