PEC urges to use local engineers for Bhasha Dam project

Engr. Javed saleem sheikh chairman Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC) has urged the government to use Pakistani engineers in the in the construction of Bhasha dam to save money and enhance the skills of the local engineers. While appearing on a news channel, he appreciated the government’s steps to ensure the construction of Bhasha dam. The […]

MOL commence work on Mardankhel 3 Pipeline

MOL Pakistan has started construction of the Mardankhel 3 pipeline immediately after the commissioning of Mardankhel 2 well. The pipeline would stretch up to seven kilometers and pass through 17 villages of Hangu, creating significant employment opportunities in the otherwise deprived district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. . In this connection, a meeting was held in which […]

Chief Justice visits Mangla Dam

Honourable Chief Justice of Pakistan Mr. Justice Mian Saqib Nisar accompanied by other honorable Judges of the apex court, and  a delegation comprising foreign and local water experts, who attended the International Symposium “ Creating Water-Secure Pakistan” visited Mangla Dam – the largest water reservoir in Pakistan. They were received by Chairman WAPDA Lt Gen […]

Swiss enterprises Eyeing Pakistani Market

The Swiss Ambassador Thomas Kolly visited Punjab Board of Investment and Trade (PBIT) along with a high level delegation for the renewal of MoU between the board and Swiss Business Council to encourage investment, augment business linkages, and facilitate people-to-people contacts. He expressed his country’s desire to increase investments in Pakistan. Switzerland is among the […]

Pakistan elected as Vice Chairman to the ICMW

The Conference of the OIC Ministers for Water has elected Pakistan as its member for a period of 2 years 2019-2020. The decision was taken during the fourth session of the conference held in Cairo Egypt. The conference asked the member states and their respective research institutions to share their experiences in the field of […]

Audit exposes irregularities in LNG deals

Islamabad: Minister for Petroleum Ghulam Sarwar Khan and Minister for Information Chaudhry Fawad Hussain briefed the media about the decisions taken by the cabinet meeting. They explained that the government has decided to renegotiate LNG terminals deals as an audit unearthed that those contracts were signed at an unprecedented high rate of return in dollars […]

Lakhra Plant to be rescued

A Senate panel met under the chairmanship of Senator Nauman Wazir Khattak and decided to restore “wrongly designed” 150MW local coal- fired Lakhra Power Plant on the basis of Balancing- Built-Own-Transfer (BBOT)- a terminology coined by the head of the panel. Senator Ahmed Khan and Officials and technical experts of Lakhra Power Plant and Karachi […]

Pakistan invited as guest of honor in China


Peshawer: PM Imran khan’s visit to China in November is expected to bring huge investments for Pakistan. The PM will attend a Conference of the members of Belt and Road Initiative where Pakistan has been invited as a guest of honor. In Addition to that PM will also visit the China International Import Expo and […]