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CDA’s Estate Management-II collected Rs.1869 million revenue during the month of April, 2020

May 6, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, May 06, 2020 (PPI-OT): Estate Management II Directorate of Capital Development Authority has collected an amount of Rs. 1869 million rupees during month of April. The amount was outstanding against different people and entities in different heads. The officers…

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CDA’s Estate Management-II collected Rs.1869 million revenue during the month of April, 2020

May 6, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, May 06, 2020 (PPI-OT): Estate Management II Directorate of Capital Development Authority has collected an amount of Rs. 1869 million rupees during month of April. The amount was outstanding against different people and entities in different heads. The officers…

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Supreme Court Bar Association of Pakistan shows grave concern over proposed amendments in Legal Practitioners and Bar Councils (Amendment) Act 2019 

February 13, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, February 13, 2020 (PPI-OT):Syed Qalb-e-Hassan, The President Supreme Court Bar Association of Pakistan (SCBAP) showed his grave concern and took serious notice over the recent news published in National Dailies regarding the proposed amendments to be made in Legal…

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World Bank approves package of assistance worth US$100 million to support implementation of Punjab Health Sector Reform Project

June 3, 2013 | Financial Services, Misc.

Islamabad, June 03, 2013 (PPI-OT): The World Bank approved on Friday a package of assistance worth US$100 million to support the implementation of thePunjab Health Sector Reform Project, which will focus on enhancing the number of people who access quality essential health services, particularly in the low performing districts of Punjab. “Punjab holds the key […]

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World Bank approves $400 million for Supporting Education in Sindh

March 15, 2013 | General Business News

Islamabad, March 15, 2013 (PPI-OT): The World Bank approved on Thursday a package of assistance worth US$400 million to support the Second Sindh Education Sector Reform Program (SERP II). The program will support Sindh Government’s efforts to increase school participation and measure student achievement by improving sector governance and accountability and strengthening administrative systems. “Improving […]

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Netherlands Government and the World Bank have signed

[ 0 ] October 10, 2012 | General Business News

Islamabad, October 10, 2012 (PPI-OT): The Netherlands Government and the World Bank have signed an agreement today regarding the Netherlands’ contribution of US$ 5 million in support of the Multi Donor Trust Fund (MDTF) for Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP), Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) and Balochistan. At the request of the Government of Pakistan, the MDTF […]

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World Bank to help immunize 34.8 million children in Pakistan against Polio

[ 0 ] October 3, 2012 | General Business News

Islamabad, October 03, 2012 (PPI-OT): The World Bank’s Board of Directors approved on Tuesday a US$24 million second additional financing for the Third Partnership for Polio Eradication Project (TPPEP) to support the Government of Pakistan’s efforts to immunize 34.8 million children against the crippling effects of polio with the goal of eradicating the disease from […]

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World Bank approves two credits totalling $220 million for Punjab government

[ 0 ] September 12, 2012 | General Business News

Islamabad, September 12, 2012 (PPI-OT): The Punjab Government’s holistic approach to developing rural and urban areas in tandem received impetus on Tuesday when the World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors approved two credits totaling $220 million. The $150 million Punjab Cities Governance Improvement Project is aimed at realizing the growth potential of five largest cities […]

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Hafeez reiterates government’s resolve to accelerate growth, reduce poverty and address inequality

[ 0 ] July 24, 2012 | Financial Services

Islamabad, July 24, 2012 (PPI-OT): Growth is a prerequisite for poverty reduction, but growth alone does not suffice. Pro-poor policies and equitable growth are essential for vulnerable segments of society to catch up and not get permanently left behind because of uneven playing field. This was the main message emanating from “Poverty and Inequality”, latest […]

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US$ 5 million grant for Balochistan Disaster Management Project

[ 0 ] July 19, 2012 | General Business News

Islamabad, July 19, 2012 (PPI-OT): The World Bank announced today the approval of a US$ 5 million grant from the Khyber Pakhthunkhwa, Federally Administered Tribal Areas and Balochistan Multi Donor Trust Fund (MDTF) for the Balochistan Disaster Management Project (BDMP), which will strengthen the capacity of Provincial Disaster Management Authority (PDMA) Balochistan to prepare for, […]

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Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency for supporting hydropower plant in Pakistan

[ 0 ] June 29, 2012 | General Business News

Washington, June 29, 2012 (PPI-OT): The Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA)—the political risk insurance arm of the World Bank Group—today announced it is supporting a hydropower plant in Pakistan. In addition to alleviating chronic power shortages, the plant will contribute to lowering the country’s average electricity generation costs and greenhouse gas emissions, and reducing reliance […]

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‘Teachers can play a significant role to aware students about drug abuse’

[ 0 ] June 26, 2012 | General Business News

Islamabad, June 26, 2012 (PPI-OT): The teachers can play significant role to aware the students about drug abuse situation in Pakistan to convey message to the entire society regarding this alarming issue. This was said by Professor Dr. Sahibzada Sajid Ur Rehman, President International Islamic University, Islamabad while addressing to a public awareness seminar at […]

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