Two day Workshop on ‘OBE & Complex Engineering Problems’ held at PHEC

  Punjab Higher Education Commission (PHEC) and Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC) organised a two day workshop in Lahore on “Outcome Based Education (OBE) and Complex Engineering Problems”. Chairman Punjab Higher Education Commission (PHEC), Prof Dr Fazal Ahmad Khalid attended the inauguration ceremony of the workshop. While talking to the attendants he said that “Evidence suggests […]

Task force to be formed to control illegal construction in Karachi

  Rooshan Sheikh Secretary local government has given the go-ahead to constitute task force against illegal construction in Karachi. This step has been taken to stop mushroom growth of illegal construction, putting lives of millions at stake in Karachi. It is expected that vice chairman of task force will be selected from Association of Builders […]

Oil and Gas discovered in Kohat

  The joint venture of Oil and Gas Development Company Limited (OGDCL), Mari Petroleum Company Limited (MPCL) and Saif Energy Limited (SEL) has stuck oil in Kohat at the exploratory Well Togh # 01. Mari and Saif Energy have 33.3 pc and 16.7pc of shares, respectively. According to a preliminary test, the well can produce, […]

All funds for Karachi Package released by government

    In a recent development the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI)-led federal government has released a huge amount of funds approved under Karachi Package.  Almost all the allocated funds for Greenline Bus Rapid Transit System have also been released by the government. Karachi package includes construction of Fly-over at Sakhi Hassan, Five Star, & KDA Roundabout […]

Hutchison Port Holdings’ to invest $240m at Karachi Port

    A delegation of Hutchison Port Holdings led by their Group Managing Director Eric Ip called on Prime Minister Imran Khan at Islamabad. The delegation from Hutchison ports also included Andy Tsoi, Managing Director Middle East & Africa, Eric Ng, Business Director Middle East & Africa and the leadership of their Pakistan management team. […]

NIE in shambles due to lack of administrative staff

National Assembly Standing Committee on Science and Technology, which met here with Sajid Mehdi was told that the NIE working under the Ministry of Science and Technology is unable to perform efficiently and is facing various difficulties in the pursuance of administrative matters as well as the implementation of projects due to the absence of […]

2nd phase of CPFTA to come in effect from 1st December 2019

  Prime Minister’s Advisor on Commerce, Textile, Industries and Production and Investment, Abdul Razak Dawood has said that China Pakistan Free Trade Agreement–II (CPFTA-II) will be operational from December 1, 2019. Addressing a press conference, Dawood, who accompanied Prime Minister Imran Khan during his recent visit to China, said that during the meeting with the […]