Category Archives: World Bank

Healthcare facilities being improved across province: Majid Abro

Balochistan Health Minister Mir Abdul Maajid Abro has said that healthcare facilities are being improved across the province.

Talking to people in Dera Murad Jamali, he said availability of doctors and paramedical staff at all health units and hospitals will …

Punjab govt launches Doing Business Reform Plan

Punjab government has launched the 100 Days to Doing Business Reform Plan to facilitate businesses and start-ups to improve the investment environment in the province.

The Doing Business reform agenda also seeks to improve Pakistan's ranking on the Doing Business …

Global Economy to Edge Up to 3.1 percent in 2018 but Future Potential Growth a Concern

Islamabad, January 10, 2018 (PPI-OT):The World Bank forecasts global economic growth to edge up to 3.1 percent in 2018 after a much stronger-than-expected 2017, as the recovery in investment, manufacturing, and trade continues, and as commodity-exporting developing economies benefit from

Global Economy to Edge Up to 3.1 percent in 2018 but Future Potential Growth a Concern

Islamabad, January 10, 2018 (PPI-OT):The World Bank forecasts global economic growth to edge up to 3.1 percent in 2018 after a much stronger-than-expected 2017, as the recovery in investment, manufacturing, and trade continues, and as commodity-exporting developing economies benefit from

Pakistan Mulls NATO Offer to Ship Afghan Supplies Through Gwadar Port

ISLAMABAD Pakistani officials say the U.S.-led NATO military coalition in Afghanistan has offered to import vital supplies through the southwestern port of Gwadar, calling it a much shorter and economically viable route into landlocked Afghanistan.

The federal minister for

Govt taking concrete steps for promotion of quality education in province: Khattak

Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak says the government is taking concrete steps for promotion of quality education in the province.

Addressing a function in Malakand agency today, he said English medium courses have been introduced in government schools

Saudi Federation for Cyber Security and Programming’s board formed

Riyadh, (UNA-OIC) - Chairman of the Board of Directors of the General Sports Authority (GSA) Turki Al Asheikh has approved the formation of the Board of Directors of the Saudi Federation for Cyber Security and Programming.

This was on the …

Country has made unprecedented progress: Tanvir

Minister for Defence Production Rana Tanvir Hussain says the country has made unprecedented progress during the current government.

Addressing a public gathering in Lahore, he said some elements are playing with the national interests for their personal interests.

Source: Radio …

Chairman NAB takes notice of alleged embezzlement in MCQ

Chairman National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Javed Iqbal taking notice of alleged embezzlement in the affairs of Metropolitan Corporation Quetta has directed the Director General NAB Balochistan to conduct inquiry into the allegations.

Source: Radio Pakistan

42 villages electrified in Loralai

In Loralai, forty-two villages of the district have been electrified under a federal government funded project.

The federal government has also approved a gas plant for Duki district.

Source: Radio Pakistan