Daily Archives: November 10, 2020

Govt working to ensure provision of maximum facilities to masses: KP CM

Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mahmood Khan said that the incumbent government is working to ensure the provision of maximum facilities to the people of the province. In a meeting with Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser and Defence Minister Pervez Khattak

Govt to Re-Tender the M-6 Motorway Project After Receiving a Poor Response

The government has decided to re-tender the Sukkur-Hyderabad Motorway (M-6) project which is estimated to be completed within Rs. 175 billion after receiving a poor response, with only one party showing interest in taking up the project under the Public-Private

Saudi Arabia May Refuse Delay in Pakistan’s $2 Billion Loan Repayment

Pakistan was hopeful to receive a rollover facility for one year from both the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates for the repayment of $2 billion loans from each country, but news reports are indicating that KSA

Pakistan among a few countries that manage COVID-19 effectively: Hafeez

Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance, Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh has said that Pakistan is one of a few governments of the world that effectively managed the COVID-19 pandemic and saved people from its negative effects. Speaking at Financial Pakistan

PBS launches dashboards to provide time series and info-graphic data

The Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) has  launched two dashboards, including PSLM_SDGs and Price, under its Digital Transformation initiative to provide latest information along with time series and info-graphic of data. The dashboards have been launched for achieving the bureau’s

Govt believes in equal development of all districts of Balochistan: CM

Balochistan Chief Minister Jam Kamal Khan has said that the present government believes in equal development of all the districts of the province. He was talking to a delegation of Khuzdar district led by Senator Mir Khalid Khan Bizenjo which

Punjab Govt to impose smart lockdown in areas with Corona cases

Under Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar’s direction, a special meeting of Cabinet Committee for Corona Control was held in Lahore which took important decisions to protect the public from the second Corona wave. The meeting decided to impose smart

Pakistan Railways resumes train operation b/w Quetta to Chaman

In Balochistan, Pakistan Railways has resumed its train operation between Quetta to Chaman from Tuesday. According to Quetta Railway Station administration, the train operation was suspended some seven month ago due to COVID-19.   Source: Radio Pakistan

Crimes against humanity being committed in IIOJ&K: AJK President

AJK President Sardar Masood Khan has said that crimes against humanity are being committed in Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJ&K). Addressing International Kashmir Conference in Islamabad on Tuesday, he said the Kashmiri people have been deprived of all

Preparation completed for holding free, fair election in GB: Raja Shahbaz

Chief Election Commissioner Gilgit Baltistan Raja Shah Baz Khan says all preparation have been completed for holding free, fair and transparent election in Gilgit Baltistan. Addressing a news conference in Gilgit today (Tuesday), he said allegations of pre- pool rigging