Dharejo shows concern over closure of gas to non-export industries

ISLAMABAD: Provincial Minister for Industries and Commerce and Cooperative Department Ikramullah Dharejo, while expressing concern over the closure of gas to non-export industries, has said that the closure of gas to non-export industries is a regrettable act. Federal government is deliberately destroying Sindh’s industry with artificial load shedding. Dharejo added: “Sindh’s industries are the economic […]

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Inflation and poverty is increasing rapidly: Hussain

KARACHI: Chairman of National Business Group Pakistan, President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum, and All Karachi Industrial Alliance, and former provincial minister Mian Zahid Hussain on Friday said oil-producing countries have pushed the world into a serious economic crisis to maximize their profits. The global economic system and developing countries are under threat as inflation […]

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NLC trucks carrying goods from Karachi reach Turkish capital Istanbul

ISLAMABAD: A dignified ceremony was held at Murat Bey Customs Post in Istanbul to mark the arrival of the first two National Logistics Company (NLC) trucks carrying goods from Pakistan to Turkey, via Iran, under the Transports Internationaux Routiers (TIR) convention, on Friday. According to PID information, the NLC trucks departed from Karachi on 28th […]

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Pakistan denounces terrorist attack on Afghanistan mosque

KARACHI: Pakistan government on Friday condemned a terrorist attack on a mosque in Kunduz, Afghanistan. In a statement, Pakistan Foreign Office spokesperson said: “We are deeply grieved at the dastardly terrorist attack on a mosque today (Friday) in Kunduz province of Afghanistan which has reportedly resulted in loss of innumerable precious lives and injuries to […]

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Fawad criticizes previous govts for economic woes of country

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhary Fawad Hussain has strongly criticized the previous governments for the economic woes of the country. In a tweet on Friday, he said the twelve billion dollars loan which we paid this year could have been used for giving subsidy on oil and electricity. He said the effects of […]

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National Resilience Day being observed

ISLAMABAD: The National Resilience Day is being observed today (Friday) across the country to express solidarity with the victims of October 8, 2005 earthquake. The earthquake claimed thousands of lives besides causing massive damage to the infrastructure especially in Azad Kashmir and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Different events are being organized in different parts of the country […]

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Customs foils bid to smuggle foreign gears

PANJGUR: Collectorate of Customs, Balochistan claimed to have foiled a bid to smuggle foreign gears worth millions of rupees in two different operations conducted in Panjgur area of the province on Friday. According to a statement issued by the media cell of Collectorate of Customs, Balochistan, foreign gears, including dried Iranian milk, engine oil, 15000 […]

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National Security Committee meeting reiterates commitment to a peaceful Afghanistan

KARACHI: The National Security Committee meeting was convened under the chairmanship of Prime Minister Imran Khan to discuss the ongoing situation in Afghanistan. According to PID information on Friday, the meeting was attended by relevant Federal Cabinet members, all Services Chiefs, and heads of intelligence services. The Prime Minister received a detailed briefing on the […]

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