Terrorists are enemies of development and bright future of Pukhtuns, CM Read more

Terrorists are enemies of development and bright future of Pukhtuns, CM

Peshawar: Chief minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Amir Haider Khan Hoti has said that terrorists destroying schools were enemy to development and brighter future of Pakhtuns. He said that only educated nations could touch the apex of development. He said that economic and business development without roads was not possible. He said that development and welfare of people of the province was my prior responsibility and he didn’t believe in personal criticism. He was addressing a gathering in Sokai kalay, union council Ghala dher PK24 constituency Mardan. MPA Haji Ahmad Khan Bahader, and ANP …

Ibad inaugurates new pumping station at Dhabeji Read more

Ibad inaugurates new pumping station at Dhabeji

Karachi: Better management plan has resulted in better performance of 90 percent industries in the city, said Governor of Sindh Dr. Ishrat ul Ebad Khan. Speaking at the inauguration of new pumping station for 100 million gallon daily water supply to Karachi, he said we are going to introduce a new system for the water supply and sewerage pumping stations, which would ensure swift supply of electricity. M.D KW&SB Misbahuddin Farid briefed Governor Sindh regarding the problems faced by Water and Sewerage Board. Governor Sindh said that Karachi the heart and economic …

All set for India Expo 2012 Read more

All set for India Expo 2012

Karachi: Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry KCCI-President Muhammad Haroon Agar has said that his chamber in organizing multiproduct single country exhibition of India namely “India Expo 2012″ in collaboration with Federation of Indian Export Organizations FIEO from 21~23 December 2012 at Expo Centre Karachi. He said that Indian business delegation headed by Federation of Indian Export Organizations FIEO President Rafeeque Ahmed Mecca is due in Karachi today. Siraj Kassam Teli, Chairman Businessmen Group and former President KCCI will inaugurate India Expo 2012. Members of KCCI and the business community …

KESC confirms receiving investment from IFC, ADB Read more

KESC confirms receiving investment from IFC, ADB

Karachi: Karachi Electric Supply Company KESC has confirmed receiving the investment of USD 25 Million each, from International Finance Corporation IFC and Asian Development Bank ADB, which now makes these two Multilateral Agencies, equity holders in KESC. IFC a member of the World Bank Group and ADB have subscribed to additional share capital by converting USD 50 Million of their original USD 275 Million financing facility to the power utility. As per the loan financing agreement signed by IFC and ADB with KESC in 2010, the two international institutions had …

Sports: Cricket: Pakistani players sold big in BPL auction Read more

Sports: Cricket: Pakistani players sold big in BPL auction

Karachi: Pakistani players received lucrative contracts for playing in upcoming Bangladesh Premier League BPL with allrounder Shahid Afridi and opener Imran Nazir leading the table for Pakistan. Shahid Afridi and Imran Nazir were included in the top category, which enabled the duo to get some of the highest paid contracts. Imran Nazir received a $280,000 contract from the Chittagong Kings while Shahid Afridi received a $275,000 contract from the Dhaka Gladiators. Former Pakistani allrounder Azhar Mehmood, who has shown some remarkable performances in county cricket in England, was given a $206,000 …