Tag: federal government

CPEC would give maximum credits to Karachi: Sindh Governor

PAR Aug 10, 2017 0

A special Karachi development package sponsored by the federal government is being prepared in view of the opinions of concerned political stakeholder...

46 sites identified for establishing SEZs under CPEC

PAR Aug 8, 2017 0

BoI spokesman says out of these, 9 sites declared as Priority Zones. The government has identified forty-six sites for establishing Special Economic...

Govt agrees to release fertiliser subsidy

par Aug 1, 2017 0

LAHORE: The federal government and fertiliser producers have reached an agreement on the process to be adopted to resolve the subsidy issue and the co...

CPEC will play an important role in the development of Baluchistan: Marriyam

PAR Jul 28, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Minister of State for Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage Marriyum Aurangzeb Wednesday said that the development of Balochistan...

70 bn approved for up-gradation of Kohat-D.I Khan section

PAR Jul 25, 2017 0

The federal government has approved seventy billion rupees for up gradation of Indus Highway from Kohat to Dera Ismail Khan. Official sources told Ra...

Rs. 38 Billion to be allocated by the government for Hakla Yark Motorway

PAR Jul 14, 2017 0

According to PSDP 2017-18 development projects, Federal government has allocated Rs. 38 billion for constructing Hakla (M-1) to Yark, Dera Ismail Khan...

Urea export increases to 0.6 million metric tons

PAR May 25, 2017 0

In order to facilitate the domestic fertiliser producers, the federal government has enhance urea quota 100 percent to 0.6 million. According to State...

Senate Commerce Committee for simplification of procedure to help women in trade, business

par May 10, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The Senate Standing Committee on Commerce has asked the Ministry of Commerce to simplify the procedure for trade and business for all the h...

Govt urged to raise minimum wage to Rs25,000

PAR Apr 20, 2017 0

The federal government should adopt the policy of national economic self reliance to tackle the growing unemployment among the 1.8 million youth enter...

CPEC a journey towards economic regionalisation: Governor Punjab

PAR Apr 5, 2017 0

LAHORE: Punjab Governor Malik Rafiq Rajwana Tuesday said that China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CEPE) was not just a framework of regional connectivit...

Chinese firm awarded Rs55bn power project at Gwadar

PAR Mar 31, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet on Thursday allowed award of Rs55 billion worth of 300-megawatt coal power project...

KCR revival plan prepared under CPEC, construction to start in October

PAR Mar 24, 2017 0

KARACHI: Sindh Mass Transit Cell has submitted a plan for the revival of Karachi Circular Railway (KCR) project to the provincial Planning and Develop...

Thar coal cheapest solution to tame energy crisis

PAR Mar 23, 2017 0

Thar coal is the cheapest solution to tame energy crisis which continue to compromise significant of the GDP while consensus on Kalabagh Dam is a matt...

Chinese Foreign Ministry officials laud economic progress

PAR Mar 18, 2017 0

A seven-member delegation of Chinese Foreign Ministry visited Punjab Civil Secretariat here on Thursday. Punjab Chief Secretary Capt (r) Zahid Saeed r...

Textile package: It is too early to forecast full impact, FBR tells Senate body

PAR Mar 9, 2017 0

The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has observed that it is too early to forecast the full impact of textile package on exports as announced by Prime M...