Fawad Yousafzai

  • ISLAMABAD - Central Development Working Party (CDWP) meeting on Monday approved the position papers of six projects worth Rs133.466 billion. Central Development Working Party (CDWP) presided over by Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Mohammad Jehanzeb Khan, approved two Position Papers worth ...

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  • Islamabad                 -                 Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet will today (Monday) approve Rs 1.2 ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-To ensure transparency and uniformity in figures of circular debt, the government is working on a new format of reporting which will bring an end to the discrepancies in the circular debt data.Cabinet Committee on Energy (CCOE) in a meeting here Friday directed NEPRA to ensure the ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Pakistan Railways on Tuesday announced the closure of its entire passenger train operations across the country till March 31 as a precautionary measure to avoid spread of Corona pandemic. The operations of trains will remain suspended from 12:00 am (Wednesday) till March 31, said a ...

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  • ISLAMABAD                   -                 Minister for National Food Security and Research Khusro Bakhtiar Monday said that ...

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  • Islamabad - The federal government is likely to approve a special relief package for the people and economy in the wake of Corona virus pandemic today, Monday. A high level meeting to be chaired by the Prime Minister, Imran Khan will be held that is likely to approve special relief package for the ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Changing its earlier decision regarding the closure of operations of 22 up and down trains from April 1, 2020, as a precautionary measure to avoid the spread of Corona pandemic, Pakistan Railways has notified the suspension of the operations of these trains for an indefinite time from ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Pakistan Railways has decided to close down the op­erations of its 34 express trains in phases with first 12 trains to come to standstill from March 22 as a precautionary measure to avoid the spread of Coro­na pandemic. Pakistan Railways has also decided to enhance the stops of ...

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  • Islamabad            -           Pakistan has failed to send a single technical intern or skilled worker to Japan in the past one year despite both the countries have signed a memorandum of ...

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  • ISLAMABAD          -             World Bank and Asian Development Bank have agreed to provide $ 588 million assistance in support for the COVID-19 emergency response plan and to address the ...

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  • Islamabad                  -           To reduce the gas tariff, the government has asked the gas utilities companies that instead of increasing gas prices, reduce ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The Planning Commission Monday approved the concept paper for Pakistan National Emergency Preparedness and Response Plan for COVID-19 and it has been proposed that, besides loan financing by World Bank and ADB for COVID-19, grant financing should be explored from other multilateral ...

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  • Islamabad                    -             Finance Division has released Rs5 billion to Special Federal Development Programme for Temporarily ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Federal Minister for Planning Asad Umar has said that the 18th Amendment has not any negative impacts on the Pakistan’s economy and the government is working on making the secretariat of Council of Common Interests (CCI) effective and operational to smoothly resolve differences ...

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  • Islamabad - Sui Southern Gas Company Limited (SSGCL) and Sui Northern Gas Pipeline Limited (SNGPL) have sought 20 to 100 percent increase respectively in the prescribed prices of gas in its Estimated Revenue Requirement (ERR) of 2020-21. In the petition for determination of Estimated Revenue ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-Pakistan has currently 30 E-Locust devices, which are required for effective ground surveillance of the pest, and asked Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) for provision of 100 more devices to fight the challenge effectively.“E-Locust devices are required for effective ground ...

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  • Islamabad                 -             The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the cabinet will today (Wednesday) consider summary for increasing the ...

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  • Islamabad - Prime Minister Office has directed Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) to keep the Unaccounted for Gas (UFGs) losses of the Sui gas companies at 4 percent against the current ratio of 11 to 13 %. The sub-committee of the National Assembly standing Committee on Energy that met ...

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  • ISLAMABAD          -            The Wheat Review Committee has recommended increasing Minimum Support Price (MSP) of wheat crop (2019-20) by Rs 35 per 40 kg. The Wheat Review Committee in a meeting also recommended banning supply of wheat to ...

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  • Islamabad              -           The government Monday increased the prices of re-gasified liquefied natural gas (RLNG) by 1.55 percent for the consumers of the Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC) and 1.51 percent for the consumers of ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - National Electric Power Regulatory Authority has reserved judgement on the K-Electric petition for the increase of Rs 1.37 per unit and Rs 1.44 per unit in power tariff respectively for last two quarters of 2019 and monthly fuel price adjustments for six months of last year. Nepra has ...

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  • ISLAMABAD                   -              Member NEPRA Rafique Ahmed Sheikh has said that despite having their respective Board of Directors, ...

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  • ISLAMABAD                 -             Pakistan and Chinese Authorities on Monday reiterated their commitment to take the multibillion dollar China-Pakistan ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) has increased the levelled tariff for the combined cycle RLNG based power plants at Haveli Bahadur Shah and Balloki by Rs2.90 per kWh (45.18 per cent) and Rs4.2216 per kWh (65 per cent) respectively. In its decision in the matter of ...

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  • Islamabad        -           Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) has categorically rejected the gas companies demand for additional Unaccounted for Gas (UFG) allowance over and above the Ogra’s approved ...

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  • Islamabad            -          The Ministry of Water Resources is likely to propose an allocation of Rs140 billion for 15 Hydropower Projects of WAPDA with the total cost of Rs1363 billion in the ...

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  • Islamabad                  -          The government has planned to save 3 Million Tone Equivalent of Oil (33,000 MW) by 2025 through energy efficiency and ...

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  • Islamabad                     -                  The PTI government has added a total of Rs 452 billion to the ...

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  • Islamabad        -       K-electric has once again approached to National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) for the increase of Rs 1.37 per unit and Rs 1.44 per unit in power tariff respectively for two quarters of April and ...

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  • Islamabad - A parliamentary committee was Wednesday informed that due to bad road network in Balochistan accidents have increased which have taken the lives of around 8000 people in one year. The Senate Committee on Planning, Development and Special Initiatives that met with Agha Shahzaib Durrani ...

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