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IESCO issues power suspension programme ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad Electric Supply Company (IESCO) on Thursday issued a power suspension programme for various areas of its region due to necessary maintenance and routine development work on December 19 and 20.According to an IESCO spokesman, the power supply of following feeders/grid stations would remain suspended as under:On 19 December From 09:00am to 03:00pm, Officer Colony, Jhangi, Peshawar Road,Westridge, EME Complex, Q.A. Hospital, Chakra, Seham, Raja Abad feeders,On 20 December From 10:00am to 03:00pm, PTCL, A.Q Khan, I-10/3, NUST, Ali Market, Metro Cash & Carry, PHA-II, NDC-II, I-11/3 feeders,From 09:00am to 03:00pm, Aziz Chowk, H-8, Tarliey, F-7, ADBP, Wapda Colony, Abpara, CDA feeders and surrounding areas. Copyright APP (Associated Press of Pakistan), 2014 ...

FESCO issues shutdown programme FAISALABAD: The Faisalabad Electric Supply Company (FESCO) has issued shutdown programme for necessary repair, maintenance and expansion of electricity lines. According to the programme issued by the company here on Thursday, power supply from Model Town feeder emanating from 132-KV University grid station, SS-Road feeder originating from 132-KV OTP grid station, Bachiana feeder emanating from 132-KV Jaranwala grid station and Lathianwala feeder originating from 132-KV Khurarianwala grid station will remain suspended from 9:00 a.m. to ...
Reference for Martyrs of Peshawar held at Sindh Secretariat KARACHI: A condolence meeting, chaired by Chief Secretary, Sajjad Saleem Hotiana, was held on Thursday at Sindh Secretariat for the martyrs of Peshawar.On the occasion, provincial secretary for education, Dr. Fazllulah Peechuhoo presented a reference and resolution unanimously adopted by the meeting.Qari Amanullah recited verses from Holy Quran and Qari Abdul Rauf Qadri also made dua asking Allah Almighty to grant eternal peace to the departed victims of Peshawar and solace to the bereaved families.The ...
Heavy fog claims 4 lives,7 injured MANDI BAHAUDIN: Atleast four persons died while seven others including three women were critically injured when a passenger van smashed with a truck due to heavy fog here on Thursday.According to police details, Chak 89 sargodha bound passenger van No C,2716 collided with truck No, GLT 8946 due to fog near Sayeda.As a result Khalida Ishaq, Rabia Bibi, Abdul Rehman, And 12 years old boy Ali Akhtar died on the spot. Whereas critically injured Sumair ...
PPP stand by with victims' families: Kaira, Pervez Ashraf PESHAWAR: Former Prime Minister Pervez Ashraf and ex-Federal Minister Qamar Zaman Kaira here on Thursday said that PPP was standby with victims' families of school attack and the sacrifices rendered by the students would not go waste.Addressing a press conference here, Pervez Ashraf said attack on school is very barbaric act that was felt in the entire world.He said people and politicians should raise above party politics and by standing together we can defeat the ...
Police arrest three groups of illegal entrants NAWABSHAH: Police arrested three groups of illegal entrants from different parts of Nawabshah city, on Thursday.Airport Police station reported that a group of five illegal entrants into Pakistan from Afghanistan was arrested.Police said that they had no permission or permit to enter into the Pakistani boundries.Another group of three illegal Afghan entrants was traced in the jurisdiction of A-Section Police Station.They were identified as Naimatullah Khan, Zareef Khan and Hyder Khan. Police booked the illegal ...
Development schemes will be completed soon: Jamal Mustafa NAWABSHAH: Ongoing development schemes of Moro city would be completed within shortest possible time while Secretary Finance has finalized to make payment of required funds.This was disclosed by Commissioner Shaheed Benazirabad Division, Jamal Mustafa Syed while addressing a meeting at Moro Rest House on Thursday.He said that old National Highway passing through middle of the city was being reconstructed at a cost of Rs.120 million and scheme would be completed in a period of one ...


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ICT 2014

Foreign Debt $61.805bn
Per Cap Income $1,386
GDP Growth 4.14%
Average CPI 8.6%
Trade Balance $-2.309 bln
Exports $1.957 bln
Imports $4.266 bln
WeeklyDecember 18, 2014
Reserves $14.04 bln