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Cabinet Division issues new list of Federal Cabinet members

Cabinet Division issues new list of Federal Cabinet members

ISLAMABAD  – Cabinet Division on Tuesday issued new lists of Federal Ministers, State Ministers, Advisers and Spacial Assistants to Prime Minister.The list also contains the name of former federal minister Azam Swati who has resigned from his post few days ago.Yousaf Baig Mirza has been appointed Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Media Affairs, […]

Cabinet approves Rs25.75b grant for zero-rated industries

Cabinet approves Rs25.75b grant for zero-rated industries

ISLAMABAD:The federal cabinet approved on Thursday a supplementary grant of Rs25.75 billion for the provision of subsidy to the zero-rated export-oriented industries and captive power plants consuming re-gasified liquefied natural gas (RLNG).Additionally, the cabinet approved a gas subsidy of Rs5.5 billion to maintain fertiliser prices at current levels. To minimise the price difference between the […]

Cabinet approves Rs25.75b grant for zero-rated industries

ISLAMABAD:The federal cabinet approved on Thursday a supplementary grant of Rs25.75 billion for the provision of subsidy to the zero-rated export-oriented industries and captive power plants consuming re-gasified liquefied natural gas (RLNG).Additionally, the cabinet approved a gas subsidy of Rs5.5 billion to maintain fertiliser prices at current levels. To minimise the price difference between the […]

Cabinet decides to withdraw FBR’s tax policy powers

Cabinet decides to withdraw FBR’s tax policy powers

ISLAMABAD:The federal cabinet on Thursday decided, in principle, to separate tax policy from administration amid half-hearted support from the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) that did not want to abolish its policy wing even after its transfer to the Finance Division.The subject of tax policy will be transferred to the Finance Division from the Revenue Division, […]

PM convenes Federal Cabinet meeting to review 100-day plan

PM convenes Federal Cabinet meeting to review 100-day plan

ISLAMABAD – Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan will take Federal Cabinet into confidence on his official tours of UAE and Malaysia today (Friday). A huddle has been summoned by the premier in this regard on Friday. As per details garnered, the huddle will start at 10AM in the morning at PM office. The cabinet will […]

Cabinet likely to approve ICT talent programme

Cabinet likely to approve ICT talent programme

LAHORE / ISLAMABAD: The cabinet, which is scheduled to meet on Thursday (today), is likely to approve an agreement for the information and communications technology (ICT) talent development programme between Huawei Technology Pakistan and the Higher Education Commission (HEC) as part of a strategy to boost IT-related exports. Prime Minister Imran Khan will chair the meeting […]

PM Imran to chair federal cabinet meeting on Thursday

PM Imran to chair federal cabinet meeting on Thursday

ISLAMABAD  – Prime Minister Imran Khan will preside over meeting of the federal cabinet in Islamabad tomorrow (Thursday).The federal cabinet meeting has been summoned to review issues regarding eight-point agenda and restructuring of Radio Pakistan Board. During the meeting, the prime minister will also take the cabinet members into confidence over his upcoming visit to […]

Raheel Sharif did not obtain NOC from cabinet for heading Saudi military alliance, SC told

Raheel Sharif did not obtain NOC from cabinet for heading Saudi military alliance, SC told

The Supreme Court was informed by the attorney general on Tuesday that former army chief Gen Raheel Sharif did not obtain a no-objection certificate (NOC) from the federal cabinet before leaving for Saudi Arabia to head a 41-nation military alliance. During the hearing of a suo motu case regarding dual nationality of civil servants and judges, […]

Sanjrani hosts iftar-reception for caretaker cabinet, CMs, governors

Sanjrani hosts iftar-reception for caretaker cabinet, CMs, governors

ISLAMABAD (APP):Acting President Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani Sunday hosted an Iftar dinner for members of the caretaker federal cabinet, chief ministers and governors. On the occasion, the participants discussed and exchanged views on the upcoming general election, administrative matters and confronted challenges, a press release said. The acting president said the commencement of election process was […]