Daily Archives: October 2, 2020

Murad Ali Shah urges for issuance of NOC to MPCL for exploration in Jamshoro

Karachi, October 02, 2020 (PPI-OT): Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has directed Environment department to expedite EPA study of Taung Block, Jamshoro where Mari Petroleum Company Limited (MPCL) has to start exploration which would create job opportunities and...

Application for Visa for foreign nationals eligible for Phased Measures toward Resuming Cross-Border Travel

Islamabad, October 02, 2020 (PPI-OT): From October 1, 2020, the Government of Japan has started its new border measures to allow foreign nationals to apply for visas for new entry into Japan The details of the new measures and relevant...

A meeting held at Central Police Office under the chair of IG Punjab on professional matters of Lahore Police

Lahore, October 02, 2020 (PPI-OT): Inspector General of Police Punjab Inam Ghani said that steps should be taken to improve traffic management on roads in Lahore especially on main highways and sensitive places through efficient use of available resources and...

State Bank of Pakistan issues guidelines for Development Finance Institutions to undertake Shariah compliant business

Karachi, October 02, 2020 (PPI-OT): To enlarge the scope of Shariah compliant financial services in the country, State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has taken another important step by issuing guidelines for Development Finance Institutions (DFIs) to undertake Shariah compliant businesses...

India acquiring more lethal arms to kill Kashmiris, AJK President

Islamabad, October 02, 2020 (PPI-OT): While expressing his deep concern over reports of procurement of one million multi-mode hand grenades by India’s Defense Ministry, Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) President Sardar Masood said that war-monger Modi-RSS regime piling up arms...

Humanity at Stake in Indian Occupied Kashmir

London, October 02, 2020 (PPI-OT): To observe the Kashmir Black Day on 27th October, Government of Pakistan is hosting an International Declamation Contest in Islamabad. The theme of the contest is “Humanity at stake (Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir):...

SECP approves testing of technology driven solutions under Regulatory Sandbox

Islamabad, October 02, 2020 (PPI-OT): The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has granted approval to various innovative solutions for commencement of live testing and experimentation under its technology driven initiative – Regulatory Sandbox. The first cohort under the...

State institutions jointly working to curb corruption: President

Islamabad, October 02, 2020 (PPI-OT): President Dr Arif Alvi has expressed satisfaction on government’s performance to curtail inflation in the country. In an interview with a private TV channel on Friday, he said the government is making vigorous efforts to...

Prime Minister urges comprehensive strategy to address energy challenges

Islamabad, October 02, 2020 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan has stressed the need for a coherent and comprehensive strategy to address energy challenges, being faced by the country. Chairing a meeting on oil and gas exploration and production in Islamabad...

ECP releases final voter lists, registered voters cross 115.74m in Pakistan

Islamabad, October 02, 2020 (PPI-OT): The Election Commission of Pakistan has released the final voter lists showing 115,748,753 of registered voters in Pakistan. According to ECP, there are 64,078,616 men, 51,667,599 women and 2,538 transgender voters in the country. The...