Daily Archives: May 22, 2017

Industrial zone to be established in Mirpur under CPEC: AJK PM

Industrial zone to be established in Mirpur under CPEC: AJK PM

MIRPUR, 22 MAY (DNA) – Sardar Masood Khan, President Azad Jammu and Kashmir on Monday said that a state of the art industrial zone will be established in Mirpur under…

Pakistan values its partnership with OIE: Bosan

Pakistan values its partnership with OIE: Bosan

ISLAMABAD, 22 MAY (DNA) – Minister for National Food Security Sikandar Hayat Bosan has said that Pakistan greatly values its partnership with World Organization for Animal Health for its livestock…

Cotton yarn, cloth production increase 0.78%, 0.51% in 9 months

Cotton yarn, cloth production increase 0.78%, 0.51% in 9 months

ISLAMABAD, 22 MAY (DNA) – Domestic production of cotton yarn and cotton cloth grew by 0.78 percent and 0.51 percent respectively during first three quarters of current financial…

Ahsan asks people to reject propaganda of anti-CPEC elements

Ahsan asks people to reject propaganda of anti-CPEC elements

ISLAMABAD, 22 MAY (DNA) – Minister for Planning, Development and Reforms, Ahsan Iqbal Monday asked the people to reject the propaganda of anti China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) elements, saying…

CPEC to promote mutual trade ties between Pakistan, China: Dastgir

CPEC to promote mutual trade ties between Pakistan, China: Dastgir

SIALKOT, 22 MAY (DNA) – Federal Minister for Commerce Engineer Khurram Dastgir Khan on Monday said that the grand project of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) was opening the possibilities…

Govt to impose five percent import duty on makeup products

Govt to impose five percent import duty on makeup products

Government has geared up to impose five percent import duty on the cosmetics in upcoming budget for fiscal year 2017 to 2018. According to Federal Board of Revenue (FBR), the…

Pak’s rich, diverse landscape can contribute to enhance GDP growth: Marriyum

Pak’s rich, diverse landscape can contribute to enhance GDP growth: Marriyum

ISLAMABAD, 22 MAY (DNA) – Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Marriyum Aurangzeb on Monday said that Pakistan has a very rich and diverse landscape which can also contribute…

First Orange Line Metro train to reach Lahore in July 2017

First Orange Line Metro train to reach Lahore in July 2017

The first of twenty-seven trains designed for Orange Line Metro will reach Lahore in July this year. The first train will be handed over by Chinese company to Punjab…

Pakistan has established world’s largest surveillance network for polio: Saira

Pakistan has established world’s largest surveillance network for polio: Saira

GENEVA, 22 MAY (DNA) – Minister of State for National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination Saira Afzal Tarar has said that the Government of Pakistan is carrying out aggressively the…

TEL, ThalNova sign coal agreement with SECMC

TEL, ThalNova sign coal agreement with SECMC

ISLAMABAD, 22 MAY (DNA) – With an aim to increase share of indigenous resource into the energy mix, the Sindh Engro Coal Mining Company (SECMC) have signed two separate Coal…