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Archive for April 3rd, 2020

Nisar Ahmed Khuhro demands to declare Bhutto’s killing as judicial murder

April 3, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Karachi, April 03, 2020 (PPI-OT): Adviser to Sindh Chief Minister for Universities and Boards, Nisar Ahmed Khuhro, has demanded of higher judiciary to declare hanging of Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto as judicial murder to keep the history straight. In a …

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Jam Ikramuallah Dharejo pays tribute to those performing duties during lockdown

April 3, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Karachi, April 03, 2020 (PPI-OT): Sindh Minister for Industries and Commerce and Cooperative Deptt and Anti-Corruption Jam Ikramuallah Dharejo, while paying rich tribute to those who are performing their duties in this difficult time, has said that due to Coronavirus …

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Pakistan Navy seizes 100kg meth

April 3, 2020 | General, Official News

Karachi, April 03, 2020 (PPI-OT): Pakistan Navy in an offshore intelligence based joint operation with Pakistan Customs Intelligence seized approximately 100 kg crystal meth at Ibrahim Hyderi near Bin Qasim area of Karachi. The drug valued at approximately Rs 1.6 …

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World Bank signs financing agreement worth US$ 200mln with Pakistan for Covid-19 pandemic response

April 3, 2020 | General, Official News, World Bank

Islamabad, April 03, 2020 (PPI-OT): Federal Minister for Economic Affairs, Muhammad Hammad Azhar witnessed the signing ceremony through video link for Project “Pandemic Response Effectiveness in Pakistan” worth US$ 200 million with the World Bank (WB) held here at Economic …

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Extension in Suspension of International Flights

April 3, 2020 | General, Official News

Karachi, April 03, 2020 (PPI-OT): As per decision taken by the Government of Pakistan, suspension of operation of all International Passenger, Chartered and Private Aircraft inbound flights to Pakistan is extended upto Saturday, April 11, 2020, 2359 PST.

 

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Pakistan’s Economic Growth Faces Headwinds in 2020, Recovery in 2021

April 3, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, April 03, 2020 (PPI-OT): Economic growth in Pakistan is expected to slow to 2.6% this year due to ongoing stabilization efforts, slower growth in agriculture and the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak, before recovering to 3.2% in 2021 according …

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Minister for Planning, Development and Special Initiatives Asad Umar chairs meeting of Cabinet Committee on Energy

April 3, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, April 03, 2020 (PPI-OT): Minister for Planning, Development and Special Initiatives Asad Umar chaired a meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Energy (CCOE) today. On a summary of the Petroleum Division regarding negotiations with LNG terminal companies, the CCOE …

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Minister for Planning Development and Special Initiatives chairs meeting to review the status of progress on the Diamer Basha Dam Project

April 3, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, April 03, 2020 (PPI-OT):Minister for Planning Development and Special Initiatives chaired a meeting to review the status of progress on the Diamer Basha Dam Project here today. The Minister was informed that work on Diamer Basha Dam Project was …

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IG Punjab Shoaib Dastagir issued promotion notification of 123 sub inspectors to the rank of Inspectors

April 3, 2020 | General, Official News

Lahore, April 03, 2020 (PPI-OT): Inspector General of Police Punjab Shoaib Dastagir has issued formal notification of names of promoted officers who were promoted from sub inspectors to inspectors after approval of Departmental promotion board. The promoted officers include 123 …

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State Bank of Pakistan extends its relief package to borrowers availing loans under Refinance Schemes

April 3, 2020 | General, Official News

Karachi, April 03, 2020 (PPI-OT): State Bank of Pakistan has continuously been reviewing the challenges arising out of COVID‐19 pandemic situation with particular reference to the financial sector and taking measures. Expanding the scope of its recently announced relief package …

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Video Conference held at Central Police Office

April 3, 2020 | General, Official News

Peshawar, April 03, 2020 (PPI-OT): The Inspector General of Police Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Dr. Sanaullah Abbasi has said that a summary regarding one month additional salary as a bonus for police officials performing duty at Quarantine Centres throughout the province would …

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As per directions of IGP Punjab Shoaib Dastagir, precautionary steps are continued in order to save CPO staff from Corona Virus

April 3, 2020 | General, Official News

Lahore, April 03, 2020 (PPI-OT): As per directions of Inspector General of Police Punjab Shoaib Dastagir preferential precautionary steps are being taken in order to save police force and employees from Corona virus. In this regard, under comprehensive strategies not …

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