Development

Asian Development Bank (ADB) showed interest in mutual cooperation with Pakistan Railways (PR) to modernize its infrastructure

Asian Development Bank (ADB) showed interest in mutual cooperation with Pakistan Railways (PR) to modernize its infrastructure

By; Asghar Ali Mubarak, February, 19, 2018 ISLAMABAD: Manila –based Asian Development Bank (ADB) showed interest in mutual cooperation with Pakistan Railways (PR) to modernize its infrastructure, rolling stock and human resource management. This was discussed during meeting of Mr. Werber E .Liepopach, DG Central and West Asia Department, ADB with Mrs. Parveen Agha, Chairperson, […]

Newly appointed secretary ministry of Planning Development & Reform Mr. Shoaib Ahmed Siddique exclusively interacting with editors and senior journalists at Marriott.

Newly appointed secretary ministry of Planning Development & Reform Mr. Shoaib Ahmed Siddique exclusively interacting with editors and senior journalists at Marriott.

Islamabad: (Asghar Ali Mubarak) Newly appointed secretary ministry of Planning Development & Reform Mr. Shoaib Ahmed Siddique exclusively interacting with editors and senior journalists at Marriott.

Adviser Finance chairs meeting to review progress of projects financed by development partners

Adviser Finance chairs meeting to review progress of projects financed by development partners

By, Asghar Ali Mubarak Islamabad: 7 February 2018 Dr. Miftah Ismail, Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance, here on Wednesday chaired a meeting to review the progress of various projects being financed by international development partners. Senior officials of Economic Affairs Division briefed the Advisor on the portfolio of economic assistance relating to different multilateral and bilateral development […]

The 63rd meeting of the Standing Committee on Planning, Development and Reform was held under the Chairmanship of Mr. Abdul Majeed Khan Khanankhail

The 63rd meeting of the Standing Committee on Planning, Development and Reform was held under the Chairmanship of Mr. Abdul Majeed Khan Khanankhail

Islamabad 7thFebruary, 2018: The 63rd meeting of the Standing Committee on Planning, Development and Reform was held under the Chairmanship of Mr. Abdul Majeed Khan Khanankhail, MNA Islamabad: (Asghar Ali Mubarak) The meeting was started with the recitation from the Holy Quran and proceeded with given Agenda. The Committee unanimously confirmed the minutes of its 61st & 62nd meeting held […]

The 3rd session of Pak-Italy JEC was hosted by Ministry of Economic Development, Italy in ICE Headquarters at Rome

The 3rd session of Pak-Italy JEC was hosted by Ministry of Economic Development, Italy in ICE Headquarters at Rome

The 3rd session of Pak-Italy JEC was hosted by Ministry of Economic Development, Italy in ICE Headquarters at Rome on 29-30 January 2018. Islamabad: (Asghar ALi Mubarak) The Pakistan delegation was led by Rana Muhammad Afzal Khan, Minister of State for Finance while the Italian delegation was headed by Ivan Scalfarotto, Deputy Minister, Italian Ministry […]

Billions of rupees being spent on development, welfare projects: Shahbaz sharif

Billions of rupees being spent on development, welfare projects: Shahbaz sharif

News Desk : January, 28, 2018 Lahore: Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif says billions of rupees are being spent on development and welfare projects. Talking to a delegation of elected representatives of PML-N in Lahore on Sunday, he said the government has taken revolutionary measures for improvement in education, health, agriculture and other social sectors. […]

The federal government has decided to appoint Director General Immigration and Passports Usman Bajwa as chairman of the Capital Development Authority (CDA)

The federal government has decided to appoint Director General Immigration and Passports Usman Bajwa as chairman of the Capital Development Authority (CDA)

The federal government has decided to appoint Director General Immigration and Passports Usman Bajwa as chairman of the Capital Development Authority (CDA) and has moved a summary in this regard with the relevant quarters. Islamabad: (Asghar Ali Mubarak) However, confusion still persists as Islamabad Mayor Sheikh Anser Aziz has not yet been de-notified as the CDA chairman by the […]

CPEC is road to economic development, Rana Afzal Khan

CPEC is road to economic development, Rana Afzal Khan

Islamabad (Zain ul Abiddin) The CPEC is the road to economic development and prosperity; not only for Pakistan and China but also for the whole region. It will bring economic opportunities for different countries in the region.This was stated by Minister of State for Finance and Economic Affairs, Rana Muhammad Afzal Khan while speaking as chief […]

Pakistan has embarked on a broad based programme for social sector development.

Pakistan has embarked on a broad based programme for social sector development.

Pakistan Government duly recognizes the importance of societal development and empowerment of people and has embarked on a broad based programme for social sector development. This was stated by the Mr. Haseeb Athar Secretary, Ministry of Education Pakistan in his country statement at the 201st Session of the UNESCO Executive Board held in Paris, France. […]

CPEC development work at Gwadar gets investors’ attention

CPEC development work at Gwadar gets investors’ attention

Development work for the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) at Gwadar is gaining momentum and receiving attention from investors. Speaking to Geo News, Collector Customs of Gwadar, Saeed Akram said local and foreign investors are showing tremendous interest in this project and several are applying for acquiring license to China Free Economic Zone Company for […]

Dar Holds Bilateral with CEO of French Development Agency (AFD)

Dar Holds Bilateral with CEO of French Development Agency (AFD)

Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar, Pakistan’s Minister for Finance and Economic Affairs met with Mr. Remy Rioux, Chief Executive Officer of French Development Agency (AFD) in Paris yesterday. The CEO of AFD appreciated the progress that Pakistan has made in stabilizing economy and taking it to a higher trajectory of growth. During the meeting, Finance Minister […]

Pakistan fully supports UNESCO’s work for Social Sector Development

Pakistan fully supports UNESCO’s work for Social Sector Development

Paris, October, 10, 2016. Pakistan Government welcomes UNESCO’s help for its broad based agenda for the social sector development, especially in the fields of education, health, empowerment of women and preservation of cultural heritage. This was stated by the Ambassador the Permanent Delegate of Pakistan to UNESCO in his statement at the landmark 200th Session […]