Daily Archives: January 7, 2021

Chief Secretary Sindh reviews security, arrangements for by-elections

Karachi, January 07, 2021 (PPI-OT): An important meeting was held at Sindh Secretariat under the chairmanship of Chief Secretary Sindh Syed Mumtaz Ali Shah here on Thursday. The meeting reviewed security and other administrative arrangements for the by-elections to be

Mukesh Kumar Chawla directs officers to further improve the tax collection

Karachi, January 07, 2021 (PPI-OT):Provincial Minister for Excise and Taxation and Narcotics Control Department and Parliamentary Affairs Mukesh Kumar Chawla has directed the officers to further improve the tax collection situation as timely collection of taxes is a matter of

State Bank of Pakistan reserves increase by US$ 261 million

Karachi, January 07, 2021 (PPI-OT): State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) said in a statement on Thursday that total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$ 20,512.1 million on 31-December-2020. The break-up of the foreign reserves position is

David Helvey visits Pakistan

Islamabad, January 07, 2021 (PPI-OT): David Helvey, Performing the Duties of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Indo-Pacific Security Affairs, met with Pakistan’s Chief of the General Staff Lieutenant General Sahir Shamshad Mirza. Mr. Helvey thanked Lt. Gen. Mirza for

Governor State Bank of Pakistan steers the third Stakeholders Meeting on Digital Financial Services

Karachi, January 07, 2021 (PPI-OT): The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) organized the third nationwide Stakeholders’ meeting on Digital Financial Services today chaired by Governor SBP, Dr. Reza Baqir. The goal of these meetings has been to accelerate the agenda

National Accountability Bureau authorized a probe against Atif Zaman on looting billions of rupees

Islamabad, January 07, 2021 (PPI-OT): NAB had authorized a probe against Atif Zaman on looting billions of rupees from large numbers of people including Mureed Abbas late anchor of a private TV Channel on false promise of giving inflated profits

VIS Upgrades Fund Stability Rating of UBL Income Opportunity Fund

Karachi, January 07, 2021 (PPI-OT): VIS Credit Rating Company Limited (VIS) has upgraded the Fund Stability Rating (FSR) of UBL Income Opportunity Fund (UIOF) (formerly UBL Financial Sector Bond Fund (UFBF)) to ‘AA- (f)’ (Double A Minus (f)) from ‘A

OGRA approves K-Electric License for Construction and Operation of Pipeline for Transmission of Natural Gas /RLNG

Karachi, January 07, 2021 (PPI-OT): In welcome news for the citizens of Karachi, the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) has approved K-Electric’s application for a license to construct and operate a gas pipeline, that will supply Re-gasified Liquefied Natural