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Brazil shows interest to reduce Pakistan’s energy crises

BRASILIA: Brazil is the 7th largest economy of the world with lot of experience and expertise in various fields and it was ready to cooperate with Pakistan in overcoming its problems in energy, agriculture and other sectors, observed Brazilian Ambassador Claudio Raja Gabaglia Lins. He was addressing the business community at Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) on Monday. ... Read More »

Ayyan Ali case: FBR investigators to meet on Monday to review progress

Intelligence officials say no evidence that $500,000 was ‘white money’ Bank account holders who transferred huge amounts to supermodel Ayyan Ali also included in investigation ISLAMABAD: The joint investigation committee formed by the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) to probe Ayyan Ali money smuggling case will meet on Monday to review the progress made so far in the case. The ... Read More »

Warid to introduce LTE services in Sialkot after Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Faisalabad

KARACHI: Warid will now introduce LTE services in Sialkot after the successful launch of LTE services in Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Gujranwala and Faisalabad. Now the customers of Warid Telecom in Sialkot will also be able to experience the fastest-ever mobile internet at a blazing speed, it said. Customers can stream videos, play online games and download data anytime, anywhere ... Read More »

Warid to introduce LTE services in Sialkot after Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Faisalabad

KARACHI: Warid will now introduce LTE services in Sialkot after the successful launch of LTE services in Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Gujranwala and Faisalabad. Now the customers of Warid Telecom in Sialkot will also be able to experience the fastest-ever mobile internet at a blazing speed, it said. Customers can stream videos, play online games and download data anytime, anywhere ... Read More »

Warid to introduce LTE services in Sialkot after Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Faisalabad

KARACHI: Warid will now introduce LTE services in Sialkot after the successful launch of LTE services in Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Gujranwala and Faisalabad. Now the customers of Warid Telecom in Sialkot will also be able to experience the fastest-ever mobile internet at a blazing speed, it said. Customers can stream videos, play online games and download data anytime, anywhere ... Read More »

$500,000 smuggling case: Customs court rejects bail plea of model Ayyan

ISLAMABAD: Supermodel Ayyan has to face another blow on Monday, when a Customs court in Rawalpindi rejected her bail plea. Ayyan was arrested on Saturday by the Customs officials at Islamabad’s Benazir Bhutto International Airport for ‘smuggling’ $500,000 out of the country. The model had claimed that she had received $500,000 after selling property to former interior minister Rehman Malik’s ... Read More »

FBR chief Bajwa holds one-to-one meeting with DG Internal Audit Customs Rubina Wasti

KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Tariq Bajwa recently held one-to-one meeting with the Director General of the Directorate of Internal Audit-Customs Rubina Wasti at FBR Headquarters, Islamabad. The well informed sources disclosed Customs Today that Mr Bajwa during the meeting, lauded the efforts of the officers of the Directorate General of Internal Audit-Customs, for pointed out the revenue leakages ... Read More »

2800 mmcfd demand, 1500 in system: SNGPL to implement load-management plan to curb 1300 mmcfd shortfall

ISLAMABAD: The Sui Northern Gas Company Limited (SNGPL) is facing 1300 mmcfd (million cubic feet) gas shortfall and going to implement load-management plan in the biggest province (in population) of the country, Punjab, and federal capital. Sources said that the SNGPL would implement load-management plan in Lahore, Sheikhupura, Sahiwal, Multan, Gujranwala, Gujrat, Faisalabad, Sargodha, Islamabad, Rawalpindi and Bahawalpur regions. The ... Read More »

1500 mmcfd gas shortfall: SNGPL to implement load-management plan

ISLAMABAD: The Sui Northern Gas Company Limited (SNGPL) is facing around 1500 mmcfd (million cubic feet) gas shortfall and going to implement load-management plan in the biggest province (in population) of the country, Punjab, and federal capital. Sources said that the SNGPL would implement load-management plan in Lahore, Sheikhupura, Sahiwal, Multan, Gujranwala, Gujrat, Faisalabad, Sargodha, Islamabad, Rawalpindi and Bahawalpur regions. ... Read More »

LTE service launches in Pakistan by Warid

LAHORE: Warid Telecom, the most popular and innovative mobile service of Pakistan announced the official launch of LTE services in Pakistan. Starting from 26th December, Warid customers would be able to enjoy the customers trail service free, first 7 days in Lahore, Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Karachi, Faisalabad and Gujranwala. Warid has always taken great pride on putting its consumers first; to ... Read More »

ANF seizes 3.45-ton drugs worth Rs3,780m

ISLAMABAD: Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) has seized 3.391 tons charas and 58.5kg heroin worth Rs3,780 million in seven operations conducted in Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Attock, Jhelum, Karachi and Qilla Abdullah and arrested six accused including a Nigerian national. As per details, ANF Karachi, on pursuance of information, intercepted a Truck No TK-241at Super Highway near toll plaza and recovered 30kg heroin. The ... Read More »

ANF foils bids to smuggle Rs4,761m drugs abroad

ISLAMABAD: Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) has recovered huge quantity of drugs, including included 2.4 tons opium, 920gram amphetamine (Ice), 17.2kg charas and 7g cocaine worth Rs4,761 million in seven different operations carried out in Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Haripur, Multan, Karachi and Pishin. As per details, ANF Quetta carried out a successful intelligence led operation and seized 2,372kg opium an area of Killi ... Read More »

ANF recovers Rs52.24m worth 25.44kg charas, 4.03kg heroin in five operations

ISLAMABAD: Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) has launched five operations in Rawalpindi, Lahore, Muzaffargarh, Peshawar and Karachi and recovered Rs52.24 million worth of 25.44kg charas and 4.03kg heroin and arrested nine alleged drug smugglers including three women and two Afghan refugees, seizing four vehicles. According to details, ANF Rawalpindi intercepted a Suzuki Mehran Car No. VE-527 near Chungi No 26, GT Road ... Read More »

Rs5m worth traffic signals, sign boards, Rs10m boundary wall in Sector D-12 Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: CDA Chairman Maroof Afzal has reviewed the progress of uplift work being carried out in the federal capital. Chairing a high-level meeting at the CDA Headquarters, the chairman reviewed installation of traffic and street signboards in Sector D-12, construction of pre-cast boundary wall between sector D-12 and D-13 and progress of other development activities in sector D-12. Member Administration ... Read More »

Rs 50b project: Metro bus to ply on Islamabad roads by Jan 30

RAWALPINDI: The PML-N government is likely to inaugurate the metro bus service by January 25-30, authorities said. At the start of the project, the government increased the cost by Rs6.17 billion to Rs44.21 billion, which will be spent on Peshawar Mor Interchange. However, the pace of work by the National Logistic Cell (NLC) on the Peshawar Mor interchange and 9th ... Read More »

17 urban centres, 53 essential items: WoW SPI inflation drops 0.38%

ISLAMABAD: The weekly Sensitive Price Indicator inflation declined by 0.38 percent at the end of week. The Provisional data declared by Pakistan Bureau of Statistics confirm that the SPI for the week recorded at 212.10 points vs 212.90.The SPI inflation dipped 0.89 percent this week as compared to last week. The weekly SPI has been computed with base 2007-2008=100, covering ... Read More »

APDPA delegation calls on commerce minister

  SIALKOT: A delegation of All Pakistan Dry Ports Association (APDPA) led by Chairman Muhammad Ishaq Butt called on Commerce Minister Khurram Dastagir Khan in the Parliament House, Islamabad. The outline of the meeting was to address the issues of exporters, importers and upcountry dry ports which are hampering the business industry. Khurram took notice of issues related to Karachi ... Read More »

Warid-sponsored Pakwheel auto-show enthrall 50,000 automobile enthusiasts

ISLAMABAD: Warid is the most loved and favorite brand in youth, and Warid always laid huge stress on youth oriented fun and events. Warid Telecom wants to build strong relationship with youth. They support “ PakWheel Auto-Show”, an interesting event whose purpose is to bring the entire youth together on a single platform. Glow by Warid Telecom, Once again extended ... Read More »

Mamnoon emphasizes upon importance of maintainable energy production

ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain highlight that maintainable energy production system is a precondition for socio-economic development and the government is taking effectual actions to make sure continued, secure, clean, reasonable and friendly environment energy in the country. International Conference on Energy Systems and Policies tackling the opening ceremony of (ICESP) at Air University, the President said the government was aware ... Read More »

Moscow endorses CASA-1000, TAPI pipeline projects, 1,735-km project of $10b to have project leader by Feb 2015

MOSCOW: Islamabad and Moscow have agreed to further strengthen bilateral ties between the two countries by boosting cooperation in oil and gas exploration and other transnational energy projects, including CASA-1000 and Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) pipeline. During the third session of Pakistan-Russia Joint Working Group (JWG) on Energy, the Pakistani delegation – led by Ambassador to Russia Zaheer A Janjua – also ... Read More »