An insight into Energy Sector 

Engineering Post Report Energy is an integral component of the national economy and as such quite obviously is considered necessary for nearly all human activities.  In the recent decades there has been a rapid increase  in the global  demand that  was primarily derived from the expansion of economic activities, population growth, and rapid technological change . However, […]

A look at Public Private Partnership Authority working and performance

Engineering Post Report Public Private Partnership Authority (P3A) was notified on June 8, 2018 under the provisions of P3A Act 2017 (as amended). P3A is a fully functional authority spearheading  the initiative  of the Federal Government in the domain of Public Private Partnerships (PPP). The P3A Act devised a three-tier regulatory and approval process. Accordingly, all project concept, proposals and project qualification are […]

Railways likely to complete 6 ongoing schemes during current financial year

Engineering Post Report  Railways Division of the Railways Ministry is  executing 28 ongoing development  schemes in phased manner and out of these six projects are likely to be completed during the ongoing  financial year 2023-24 under the Public Sector Development Programme (PSDP)  of the Federal Government. Development schemes likely to be  completed by end June 2024  […]

CPEC generated 236000 jobs in Pakistan in 10 years 

Engineering Post Report The game changer under the China’s  Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) has quite successfully and appreciatively completed first ten years has entered the second phase and achievements in different sectors in Pakistan under its framework are now being counted  by the official quarters  concerned as the first decade’s celebrations […]

2463 new companies got registration in October 2023

SECP grants relief to corporate sector

Engineering Post Report Despite the prevailing economic and financial situation in the country due to varying factors,  it is good to note that new companies are being launched in  different sectors quite regularly. During October 2023, as many as 2463 new companies applied and got registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SECP)  enhancing the total number […]

Gas Consumers addition and Pipelines Construction

Engineering Post Report One of the two main national gas entities, Sui Northern Pipeline Limited (SNGPL) could add only 4460 new domestic  consumers  during the last financial year 2022-23 against a huge target of 400000 consumers only due to the moratorium  on new domestic gas connection  which was still in force. SNGPL added 1492  and 30 new […]

FWO Celebrates 57th Raising Day

Engineering Post Report  Frontier Works Organization (FWO) has celebrated its 57th Rising Day recently highlighting  its achievements over the years. FWO began its historic journey way back on October 31, 1966 with the construction of  Karakoram Highway (KKH), the one and only link between Pakistan and China. KKH.  According to FWO sources, KKH has at times been […]

Uzbek-Afghan-Pak Railway Project planned

Engineering Post Report  The Uzbekistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan railway project planned at the appropriate levels concerned  is being regarded  to  also become a game changer and emerge as a key connectivity hub  for Central Asian countries.. This somewhat ambitious railway project spanning over a total of 760 kilometers  is planned to  traverse through  Termiz in Uzbekistan, Logar and […]

Only two new schemes planned to be launched in IT and Telecom Sector during 2023-24

Engineering Post Report The Information technology & Telecom Division of the Federal Government has plans in hand to launch only two new development schemes in the Information Technology & Telecommunication Sector  under the Public Sector  Development Programme  (PSDP)  during the ongoing financial year 2023-24.  One of  these new schemes is “Digital Economy Enhancement Project” which is funded […]

Construction of New Gwadar International Airport at a slow pace

Engineering Post Report Aviation Division of the Federal government is responsible for the construction of   the prestigious  New  Gwadar International Airport but its slow pace raises many questions . As per Public Sector Development Programme (PSDP) 2023-24 document, the project was approved by the Executive  Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC)  in November 2021 at an […]