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Swabi transporters agree to reduce fares as per Govt revise price list SWABI: The transporters union of Swabi district here Tuesday agreed to reduce fare as per the Govt prescribed price list revised by Provincial Transport Authority (PTA) following reduction of petroleum prices.This assurance was given to the administration during a meeting between police officers and transporters association held at the office of DSP Headquarters Zain Khan Jadoon called to review implementation on the revised fare list in the wake of reduction of petroleum prices announced by the Federal Government few days ago.Traffic incharge, Niaz Gul Khan, President Union Transport Hakeemdad Khan, Manager Shah Khalid, Transport Union Secretary Aman Khan and other office bearers attended the meeting.It was decided to reduce prices as per the revised fare list prepared by Govt in the aftermath of massive slash in petroleum prices.It was agreed to fix fare lists at prominent places in the passengers vehicles and strict action against transporters and drivers found guilty ...

More hydel power generation this winter: WAPDA ISLAMABAD: The hydel power stations operated by the Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) have generated more electricity to the National Grid during November so far as compared to the corresponding period of last year.Likewise, the hydel power generation is set to increase during upcoming December and January as well, said a press release issued on Monday.This increased generation is due to better hydrological conditions particularly in relation to Mangla Reservoir, and efficient operation ...
IESCO issues power suspension programme ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad Electric Supply Company (IESCO) on Friday issued a power suspension programme for various areas of its region due to necessary maintenance and routine development work.According to an IESCO spokesman, the power supply of the following feeders/grid stations would remain suspended as under: On 22 November 9 am to 2 pm, Sadiqabad, Faizabad, New Gulzar-e-Quaid feeders, 9 am to 3 pm, Sagri New, Kalyam, HPT-2 & 3, SUPARCO, Kallar, feeders, On 23 November ...
Shipping activity at Port Qasim KARACHI: Five ships C.V CMA CGM Lamartine, C.V Moersk Atlanta, M.I Fong Hai-33, M.T Qem Slar and M.V Virginia carrying Containers, 18,500 tonnes Palm oil,3,041 tonnes Chemicals and 48.517 tonnes wheat were arranged berthing at Qasim International Container Terminal, Liquid Cargo Terminal, Engro Vopak Terminal and Crain & Fertilizer Terminal respectively at Port Qasim on Wednesday, 19th Novemebrr 2014.Meanwhile four more ships scheduled to lood/offload containers, Cemont, Phosphoric Acid and Diesel oil also arrived at ...
Shipping activity at Port Qasim KARACHI: Four ships C.V K Phoenix, M.T SC Dong Hai, M.T Golden Ambrosia and M.T AL-Mahboobah carrying containers, palm oil and chemicals were arranged berthing at Qasim International Container Terminal, Liquid Cargo Terminal, Multi Purpose and Engro Vopak Terminal respectively at Port Qasim on Sunday.Meanwhile another containers ships also arrived at outer anchorage of Port Qasim during last 24 hours.Berth occupancy was managed at the port at 50% on Sunday, where seven ships namely ships ...


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Banking Review 2013

Foreign Debt $61.805bn
Per Cap Income $1,386
GDP Growth 4.14%
Average CPI 8.6%
Trade Balance $-2.380 bln
Exports $2.181 bln
Imports $4.561 bln
WeeklyNovember 13, 2014
Reserves $13.268 bln