Daily Archives: July 7, 2018

Court’s decision not to hit the economy

Islamabad, July 07, 2018 (PPI-OT): Islamabad Chamber of Small Traders on Saturday said the decision of the accountability court is not expected to hit the economy is a substantial way. The anxiety of the business community and any impact on …

Weak currency breaking the back of masses

Karachi, July 07, 2018 (PPI-OT): The country has lost the capacity to support an overvalued rupee which was a reason behind exchange rate erosion which continues to take a toll on the masses and the economy, a business leader said …

Neelum Jhelum Project’s contribution to National Grid becomes double; Project providing 484 MW to National Grid

Lahore, July 07, 2018 (PPI-OT): In yet another significant development, the contribution of Neelum Jhelum Hydropower Project to the National Grid has increased to 484 Megawatts (MW), as two units of the project (Unit No. 3 and Unit No. 2) …

In the pursuit of our national interests and strategic autonomy, we have decided to institute independent Regional Maritime Patrols in Indian Ocean Region: Naval Chief

Karachi, July 07, 2018 (PPI-OT): The 109th Midshipmen and 18th Short Service Commission (SSC) Course Commissioning Parade was held at Pakistan Naval Academy PNS RAHBAR.The Commissioning Parade comprised 45 Pakistani and 43 Midshipmen from friendly countries as well as 54 …

Sardar Masood Khan raises Kashmir issue at the Canadian International Council; condemns Indian terrorism in IOK; proposes setting up of peace table

Islamabad, July 07, 2018 (PPI-OT): Sardar Masood Khan, President of Azad Jammu and Kashmir who is visiting Toronto at the invitation of the Consulate General of Pakistan, Toronto and the Kashmir Committee, Canada, urged the Canadian Senate, House of Commons …

Electricity production from Neelum Jhelum to national grid doubled

Electricity production from Neelum Jhelum to national grid has doubled.

According to a WAPDA spokesperson, 484 megawatt electricity is being supplied to national grid from the project.

Source: Radio Pakistan

Japan: Death toll from record downpours rises to 38

In Japan, the death toll from record downpours has risen to at least thirty-eight as heavy rain continued to strike large areas in the west of the country.

Intense rainfall triggered huge landslides and flash floods in Hiroshima, Okayama, Kyoto …

Saudi women driving a boost to GCC business and tourism

Car dealership showrooms inside Saudi Arabia shouldn’t be the only sector gearing up to capture the new business opportunity offered by the recent driving ban lifted on Saudi women.Data released by SEMrush, a leading digital marketing suite, revealed …

Former Pakistan PM Sharif given 10-year jail term

A Pakistani court has sentenced former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to 10 years in prison on corruption charges related to four luxury London flats.The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) court handed down the verdict after a series of delays. His dau…