Daily Archives: January 7, 2021

Chief Secretary Sindh reviews security, arrangements for by-elections

Karachi, January 07, 2021 (PPI-OT): An important meeting was held at Sindh Secretariat under the chairmanship of Chief Secretary Sindh Syed Mumtaz Ali Shah here on Thursday. The meeting reviewed security and other administrative arrangements for the by-elections to be...

Chief Secretary Sindh reviews security, arrangements for by-elections

Karachi, January 07, 2021 (PPI-OT): An important meeting was held at Sindh Secretariat under the chairmanship of Chief Secretary Sindh Syed Mumtaz Ali Shah here on Thursday. The meeting reviewed security and other administrative arrangements for the by-elections to be...

Mukesh Kumar Chawla directs officers to further improve the tax collection

Karachi, January 07, 2021 (PPI-OT):Provincial Minister for Excise and Taxation and Narcotics Control Department and Parliamentary Affairs Mukesh Kumar Chawla has directed the officers to further improve the tax collection situation as timely collection of taxes is a matter of...

State Bank of Pakistan reserves increase by US$ 261 million

Karachi, January 07, 2021 (PPI-OT): State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) said in a statement on Thursday that total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$ 20,512.1 million on 31-December-2020. The break-up of the foreign reserves position is...

David Helvey visits Pakistan

Islamabad, January 07, 2021 (PPI-OT): David Helvey, Performing the Duties of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Indo-Pacific Security Affairs, met with Pakistan’s Chief of the General Staff Lieutenant General Sahir Shamshad Mirza. Mr. Helvey thanked Lt. Gen. Mirza for...

Governor State Bank of Pakistan steers the third Stakeholders Meeting on Digital Financial Services

Karachi, January 07, 2021 (PPI-OT): The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) organized the third nationwide Stakeholders’ meeting on Digital Financial Services today chaired by Governor SBP, Dr. Reza Baqir. The goal of these meetings has been to accelerate the agenda...

National Accountability Bureau authorized a probe against Atif Zaman on looting billions of rupees

Islamabad, January 07, 2021 (PPI-OT): NAB had authorized a probe against Atif Zaman on looting billions of rupees from large numbers of people including Mureed Abbas late anchor of a private TV Channel on false promise of giving inflated profits...

National Accountability Bureau introduced CIT system to benefit from collective wisdom of senior officers

Islamabad, January 07, 2021 (PPI-OT): Honourable Justice Mr. Javed Iqbal, Chairman NAB chaired a meeting to review performance of Operations and Prosecution Divisions of NAB at NAB Headquarters. During the meeting, Chairman NAB said that corruption is the mother of...

Trade and Business cooperation between Pakistan and Cuba need of the hour: Saleem Mandviwalla

Islamabad, January 07, 2021 (PPI-OT): Deputy Chairman Senate Saleem Mandviwalla has said that the level of bilateral cooperation at political level between Pakistan and Cuba signifies to broaden the mutual collaboration in diverse fields to work jointly for the growth...

Prime Minister directs KP Government to ensure availability of essential commodities

Islamabad, January 07, 2021 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan has directed the government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to ensure sufficient availability of essential commodities in the province. During a meeting with Chief Minister Mahmood Khan in Islamabad on Thursday, he commended...