Category Archives: Business & Finance

Govt taking all steps to put the national economy on right path: CM Punjab

Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Khan Buzdar has said government is taking all steps in best interest of the country aimed to put the national economy on the right path.

He was talking to various delegations from Dera Ghazi Khan division which called on him in Lahore today.

The Chief Minister reiterated to materialize dream of ‘New Pakistan’ of the Prime Minister at all costs.

Usman Buzdar said that corruption has plagued the economy of the country and we would root out this menace with the power of two hundred and twenty million people.

Source: Radio Pakistan

Provision of basic amenities of life to people top priority of govt: CM KP

Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mahmood Khan says provision of basic amenities of life to the people is the top priority of the government.

He was talking to the General Manager Sui Northern Gas Pipelines limited Arbab Saqib in Peshawar today (Saturday).

The chief minister directed to complete Swat gas transmission line and Reggi Model Town gas project within stipulated time to facilitate the people.

Meanwhile, a delegation of Upper Dir district led by MPA Shafiullah called on the chief minister in Peshawar and apprised him about the problems being faced by the people of his constituency.

Mahmood Khan assured the delegation for solving their problems at the earliest.

Source: Radio Pakistan

Pakistan Air Force donates over Rs100m to dams’ fund

Chief Justice Supreme Court Justice Mian Saqib Nisar visited PAF Complex in Islamabad today (Wednesday) on request of Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan.

He delivered a lecture on “Role of Judiciary in governance in Pakistan” to officers of Pakistan Air force. He also gave them an overview of Judicial System of Pakistan.

Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan acknowledged the landmark initiative by Supreme Court of Pakistan for construction of dams in Pakistan and handed over a cheque of over 100 million rupees on behalf of all ranks of Pakistan Air Force as donation to the Fund.

Source: Radio Pakistan

Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With Australia Foreign Minister Marise Payne

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:?

Secretary Michael R. Pompeo met with Australian Foreign Minister Marise Payne today. The two praised the vibrancy of the bilateral relationship, including our joint efforts to promote a free, open, and prosperous Indo-Pacific. The ministers coordinated on our top foreign policy goals, particularly achieving a fully denuclearized North Korea. The two exchanged information on events and engagements around the just-completed UN General Assembly Leaders Week and on supporting the upcoming East Asia Summit in Singapore and the APEC Leaders Summit in Papua New Guinea. As part of our joint commitment to the Pacific, the ministers discussed opportunities to align our efforts on regional infrastructure needs. The two pledged to continue robust cooperation based on our mutual interests, principles, and values.

Source: U.S. Department of State

Govt committed to resolve public issues: Sindh Governor

Sindh Governor Imran Ismail has said that Federal Government is committed to resolve the public issues on priority basis.

He was talking to a 9-member delegation of Grand Democratic Alliance in Karachi on Sunday.

Governor asked the GDA delegation to submit their projects in their respective districts which are beneficial for general public.

Source: Radio Pakistan

Govt committed to resolve public issues: Sindh Governor

Sindh Governor Imran Ismail has said that Federal Government is committed to resolve the public issues on priority basis.

He was talking to a 9-member delegation of Grand Democratic Alliance in Karachi on Sunday.

Governor asked the GDA delegation to submit their projects in their respective districts which are beneficial for general public.

Source: Radio Pakistan