Saturday, July 31, 2021

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Pakistan government aims to buy all private fuel oil-fired power plants

The government of Pakistan is evaluating buying all of Pakistan’s private fuel oil-fired power plants, including Hub Power Co. (HUBCO), at a one-time cost that would help it save at least Rs300 billion on payments over the next seven...

Uber launches “Uber Connect” a new delivery interface in Pakistan

Uber in Pakistan has announced the launch of Uber Connect, a delivery tech solution that enables users to send/receive packages and request for deliveries through the Uber app. The additional service will further support the growing community of customers...

Gerry’s dnata partners Virgin Atlantic Airways for Pakistan’s passenger, cargo operations

Gerry’s dnata, a joint venture of Ground Handling Services between dnata Dubai and Gerry’s Group Pakistan, on Thursday, announces its partnership with Virgin Atlantic Airways by becoming the airline’s preferred Ground Services Provider (GSP) for Lahore-London and Islamabad-London/Manchester flight...

MilKar Signs MOU with Million Smiles Foundation.

Milkar signs an MOU with the Million Smiles Foundation in an attempt to provide the Million Smiles volunteers network with countless other volunteering opportunities & spread "Smiles for Humanity". The MOU was signed between Dr. Umar Saif, Founder, MilKar, and...

Pakistan re-elected as member UNHRC

Pakistan has been re-elected to the United Nations Human Rights Council (HRC) with an overwhelming majority securing 169 votes in the 193-member UN General Assembly. Elections were held in New York on Tuesday. Among the five candidates from the...

Death toll rises 22 after 5.8 magnitude earthquake hits Pakistan

The number of victims of 5.8 magnitude earthquake in northeastern Pakistan on Tuesday increased to 22 with more than 300 injured, said a senior police official. Television footage shows several vehicles trapped in a large crack in the road as...

Imposition of tax on LNG to heighten energy crisis – Makda POGEE 2019 to provide many solutions of the energy crisis

The present government should resolve energy crisis prevailing in the country otherwise all efforts to lift the ailing economy could prove to be futile, this was stated by the Chief Guest and President, Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry...

3 killed in blast in Pakistan’s Balochistan province

The explosion occurred in the suburb of Kila Abdullah and targeted the car of a local tribal leader, killing him and killing two of his bodyguards immediately, the Geo TV reported in its English edition. Pakistani authorities have begun investigations...

Prime Minister Imran Khan meets CEO, World Bank

The Prime Minister met Ms. Kristalina Georgieva, CEO of the World Bank on the sidelines of the second Belt and Road Forum (BRF), says a press release received here today from Beijing, China. He was accompanied by the Foreign...

Pakistan: At least 20 dead, several injured in Quetta blast

At least 20 people were killed and several others got injured on Friday in a blast at Quetta’s Hazarganji sabzi mandi. DIG Quetta Abdul Razaq Cheema confirmed the casualties and added that eight of the victims were belonging to the...

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Construction may fetch Rs 2000 Billion investment if amnesty extended: Fayyaz Ilyas

Chairman Association of Builders and Developers of Pakistan (ABAD) Fayyaz Ilyas has said that the investment in Construction Industry...
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