Tag: PSDP

Olive cultivation project: Inclusion of NARC employees' names in FIR criticised

Clara Jan 19, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The members of a parliamentary body on Wednesday expressed severe displeasure over the nomination of innocent employees of NARC in a case r...

Experts for promoting integrated long-term energy planning

Clara Jan 11, 2017 0

Energy experts in a policy roundtable have urged the government to promote integrated long-term planning in the energy sector and check gaps in the ma...

Potential of agriculture, food exports highlight

Clara Dec 20, 2016 0

The chairman of the Regional Standing Committee on Horticultural and Agricultural Produce of the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Indus...

Diamer-Bhasha Dam: financing plan given approval

PAR Dec 6, 2016 0

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif approved, in principle, the financing plan for construction of Diamer-Bhasha Dam from indigenous resources with directives...

Good olive gone bad

PAR Sep 9, 2016 0

Ministry of National Food Security and Research is reportedly sitting on a fact-finding inquiry conducted by a parliamentary panel against a "specific...

Land acquisition for Diamer-Bhasha dam: NA body fails to finalise report about process

PAR Jul 2, 2016 0

The National Assembly Sub-Committee of Standing Committee on Kashmir Affairs and Gilgit-Baltistan failed on Friday to finalise an interim or final rep...

Government may raise MPs’ Salaries

PAR Jun 25, 2016 0

ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly on Wednesday passed ‘The Finance Bill 2016-17’ giving legal cover to the budgetary proposals for the next financial y...

2,665MWs electricity added in system during 3 years

PAR Jun 9, 2016 0

Water and power minister says $36b being invested in energy sector under CPEC MQM stages walkout from NA over raid at Farooq Sattar’s residence Fede...

Prices of only 177 medicines increased,Senate told

PAR Jun 8, 2016 0

Minister of State for National Health Services Saira Afzal Tarar responding to a calling attention notice said prices of only those medicines had be...

CM doubts constitutional status of last NEC moot

PAR Jun 2, 2016 0

Karachi: The Sindh chief minister said on Wednesday that he believed the meeting of the National Economic Council (NEC) in Islamabad chaired by Prime...

Chabahar Accord poses no threat to Pakistan

PAR Jun 1, 2016 0

Federal Planning and Reform Minister Ahsan Iqbal yesterday said Chabahar was no threat to Pakistan and claimed that Gwadar was seven years ahead of an...

Pakistan’s Democracy to be Run Online by PM Sharif

PAR May 30, 2016 0

Online platforms for giving approval of the fiscal year budget 2016-17. Yes, the Pakistani PM is going to set a unique trend by running the country “O...

Rs 1.7 trillion development budget proposed for upcoming fiscal

PAR May 28, 2016 0

ISLAMABAD: Amid annoyance and uneasiness expressed by ministries, as well as a protest by the Balochistan chief minister, the Annual Plan Coordination...

Govt proposes allocation of Rs 163.554 billion for hydropower projects

PAR May 27, 2016 0

Dar terms 5.7% GDP growth target more realistic; APCC all set to okay Rs1,675 billion for PSDP, provincial uplift outlays for budget today; nominal GD...

Govt’s tight pockets could hamper CPEC projects

PAR May 27, 2016 0

ISLAMABAD: Financial constraints may hamper progress on critical projects of the much-trumpeted China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), as the Planni...