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PFA confiscate gutka under GUTKA-FREE PUNJAB MISSION

Lahore : Crackdown of Punjab Food Authority is continuing against those supplying gutka under Gutka-Free Punjab Mission. DG Punjab Food Authority Noor ul Amin Mengal took action against big warehouse of gutka at a hotel at Railway station and recovered two lakh and 12 thousand packets of gutka. According to ... Read More »

Finance Minister Ishaq Dar budget speech complete draft

Lahore :  Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has presented budget 2017-18 in National Assembly. Following is his budget speech complete draft .   Mr. Speaker, 1. Today I present the fifth consecutive budget of the PML(N) government with Allah’s (SW) blessings and mercy. Mr. Speaker, 2. It is for the first ... Read More »

Sahiwal Coal Power Project will start production from tomorrow

Lahore : The Sahiwal Coal Power Project is a coal power plant project 15 kilometers (9.3 mi) to the northeast of Sahiwal in Pakistan’s Province which will start producing 660 megawatts from tomorrow from its first plant . The power plant will be Pakistan’s first supercritical coal power plant, and will consist of two 660-megawatt (890,000 hp) plants for a combined capacity of ... Read More »

318 Ramzan Bazaars will be established in Punjab

Lahore : The Punjab Government will established 318 Ramzan Bazaars and Agriculture Fair Price Shops throughout the province of Punjab to facilitate the people at large during the holy month of Ramzan with the subsidy worth more than Rs.9 billion announced by the Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif on edibles ... Read More »

CM Punjab inaugurates the ISBOP Expo- 2017

Lahore : Chief Minister Punjab Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif inaugurated the ISBOP Expo- 2017, which has been set up in connection with second international seminar on investment opportunities in the Punjab, at Expo Center, Johar Town, today. Provincial Ministers Sheikh Allauddin, Dr. Ayesha Ghaus Pasha, Mansha Ullah Butt, members of the ... Read More »

Railways would not give its land on lease to individuals : Kh Saad

Lahore : Pakistan Railways should devise a complete working plan for remedial management of unauthorized small and medium enterprises on Railways land. Railways companies like REDEMCO, RAILCOP and Property and Land department should prepare the detailed policy in consultation with local and provincial governments, street vendors are integral part of ... Read More »

Pakistan’s economy is among the top performers of South Asia :

Lahore : Provincial Minister for Finance Dr. Ayesha Ghaus Pasha has said that according to the World Bank Report, Pakistan’s economy is among the top performers of South Asia with GDP growth expected to reach 5.2 percent in FY17,a substantial increase from 4.7 percent in FY16. Increase in GDP rate ... Read More »

Pakistan Railways to launch a new Rail Car for Rawalpindi to Kohat

Lahore : Minister for Railways Kh Saad Rafiq has said that Pakistan Railways will be launching a new Rail Car for Rawalpindi to Kohat. While chairing a meeting , the minister directed that work on the improvement of track between Rawalpindi to Kohat should be completed in 4 months and renovation ... Read More »

ML-1 track would be upgraded for speed of 160 km/hour : Kh Saad Rafiq

Lahore : Pakistan Railways Minister Khawaja Saad Rafiq said on that the framework agreement for investment of Rs 1000 billion on upgradation of PR’s Main-Line (ML-1), signed with China was a big breakthrough for the Railways. Addressing a press conference at the PR headquarters here, he said that these funds would ... Read More »

Agri uplift should be focused in budget: FPCCI

Lahore : The Federation of Pakistan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) on Sunday asked the government to pay special attention to the agricultural development in the upcoming budget. Pakistan’s economy is based on agriculture and this sector is providing majority of jobs but its share in the GDP is ... Read More »

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