Asad vows to address water related issues of Islamabad in next one to two years

Minister for Planning and Development Asad Umar has expressed the commitment to address the water related issues of Islamabad in the next one to two years.He expressed these views while addressing the signing ceremony of an agreement between PCRWR and …

Minister for Planning and Development Asad Umar has expressed the commitment to address the water related issues of Islamabad in the next one to two years.

He expressed these views while addressing the signing ceremony of an agreement between PCRWR and CDA in Islamabad on Thursday.

He said water issue had always been a major issue in Islamabad which would now be resolved with the help of latest technology.

Speaking on the occasion, Minister for Science and Technology Syed Shibli Faraz said steps are being taken to secure the rain water from wastage in the best interest of the country.

Source: Radio Pakistan

Govt taking steps to highlight tourist destinations of GB at int’l level: Shafqat

Minister for Federal Education Shafqat Mahmood has said that Federal Government is taking steps to highlight the tourist destinations of Gilgit-Baltistan at international level and promote tourism in the region.Addressing a briefing session in Gilgit t…

Minister for Federal Education Shafqat Mahmood has said that Federal Government is taking steps to highlight the tourist destinations of Gilgit-Baltistan at international level and promote tourism in the region.

Addressing a briefing session in Gilgit today (Thursday), he said the federal government would cooperate with the regional government for the promotion and protection of GB culture.

He said Pakistan National Council of Arts office would be opened in Gilgit and Museum Cultural Hall and other infrastructure would also be constructed in the area.

Shafqat Mahmood said that work is underway for a uniform middle and high level curriculum in the country.

He said Gilgit-Baltistan has vast energy opportunities that can be used to generate more energy than the region needs.

Source: Radio Pakistan

Chairman NPHA briefs PM on progress of Naya Pakistan housing projects

Chairman Naya Pakistan Housing Authority Lieutenant General Retired Anwar Ali Haider called on Prime Minister Imran Khan in Islamabad on Thursday.On the occasion, the Chairman Naya Pakistan Housing Authority briefed the Prime Minister on the progress o…

Chairman Naya Pakistan Housing Authority Lieutenant General Retired Anwar Ali Haider called on Prime Minister Imran Khan in Islamabad on Thursday.

On the occasion, the Chairman Naya Pakistan Housing Authority briefed the Prime Minister on the progress of construction and especially Naya Pakistan housing projects.

Source: Radio Pakistan

PBM to support deserving students of Malakand Division of KP

Managing Director Pakistan Bait-ul-Mal Malik Zaheer Abbas signed a Memorandum of Understanding with four educational institutions to support deserving students of Malakand Division.The MoU will provide education stipends to deserving students all over …

Managing Director Pakistan Bait-ul-Mal Malik Zaheer Abbas signed a Memorandum of Understanding with four educational institutions to support deserving students of Malakand Division.

The MoU will provide education stipends to deserving students all over the country including 200 students of Malakand.

The MoUs were signed with Saidu Medical College and University, Jahanzeb College, Boner University and University of Malakand under which 50 deserving students of each Institution will be awarded scholarships by PBM annually.

Source: Radio Pakistan

Sindh govt introduces an e-transfer system for teachers

Sindh Government has launched an e-portal policy system called Sindh Schools Information and Management System.Addressing the launching ceremony, Sindh Minister for Education Saeed Ghani termed it as a revolutionary step, taken by the provincial govern…

Sindh Government has launched an e-portal policy system called Sindh Schools Information and Management System.

Addressing the launching ceremony, Sindh Minister for Education Saeed Ghani termed it as a revolutionary step, taken by the provincial government.

He said that under the e-portal policy, for the transfer and appointment of teachers, they will no longer have to visit offices but they can submit their applications on their mobile or computer through the e-portal ssims.sindheducation.gov.pk

Source: Radio Pakistan

Dual carriageway b/w Taunsa, Balochistan will trigger new business activities: Buzdar

Chief Minister Punjab, Sardar Usman Buzdar has said that dual carriageway between Taunsa and Balochistan will not only provide road link but also trigger new business activities in the area.Addressing the foundation stone laying ceremony of Taunsa Balo…

Chief Minister Punjab, Sardar Usman Buzdar has said that dual carriageway between Taunsa and Balochistan will not only provide road link but also trigger new business activities in the area.

Addressing the foundation stone laying ceremony of Taunsa Balochistan dual road project at Salar area of Dera Ghazi Khan today (Wednesday), he said two new cement factories will also be set up in the area to provide more job opportunities to the people of the area and meet the increasing needs of construction industry.

Sardar Usman Buzdar said construction work on University in Taunsa will soon be started and a bridge is to be built on hill torrent Sangarh.

Earlier, speaking at Chowki wala area of Taunsa Sharif, Sardar Usman Buzdar said 32 percent of the total jobs of the province will be provided to the jobless youth of Southern Punjab.

Source: Radio Pakistan

Punjab govt setting up 13 trauma centers in province: Dr Yasmin Rashid

Punjab Minister for Health Dr Yasmin Rashid directed the officials to strictly observe deadlines in ongoing development projects in a review meeting at the Primary and Secondary Healthcare Department.Chairing a meeting of for P&SH, she said tha…

Punjab Minister for Health Dr Yasmin Rashid directed the officials to strictly observe deadlines in ongoing development projects in a review meeting at the Primary and Secondary Healthcare Department.

Chairing a meeting of for P&SH, she said that the government is setting up 13 trauma centers in the province, adding that these centers are being set up in far flung areas. She said that 26 existing trauma centers are being upgraded, adding that better facilities would be available after revamping of these hospitals.

Source: Radio Pakistan

KPK hosts huge investment opportunities: Shah Farman

Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Shah Farman has said the province hosts huge investment opportunities in the fields of Olive, Honey, Saffron and precious gemstone. He was talking to the ambassador of Belarus Andrei Metelitsa who called-on him in Nathiagali…

Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Shah Farman has said the province hosts huge investment opportunities in the fields of Olive, Honey, Saffron and precious gemstone.

He was talking to the ambassador of Belarus Andrei Metelitsa who called-on him in Nathiagali today (Wednesday).

Matters of mutual interest including bilateral relations were discussed in the meeting.

They also discussed the overall situation in the entire region and agreed to further enhance trade activities between both the countries.

Source: Radio Pakistan

Role of AGP office very significant in effective utilization of national resources: Jam

Chief Minister Balochistan, Jam Kamal Khan has said the role of office of the Auditor General Pakistan is very significant in effective utilization of national resources. Talking to Auditor General Pakistan, Javaid Jehangir, who called on him in Quetta…

Chief Minister Balochistan, Jam Kamal Khan has said the role of office of the Auditor General Pakistan is very significant in effective utilization of national resources.

Talking to Auditor General Pakistan, Javaid Jehangir, who called on him in Quetta today (Wednesday), he said comprehensive measures should be taken to further strengthen the process of audit.

During the meeting, Auditor General Pakistan briefed the Chief Minister about the performance of the institution and new initiatives taken to further improve the performance of the institution.

They also agreed to promote coordination and cooperation to make the audit system effective.

Source: Radio Pakistan