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SC expresses annoyance over non regularization of LHW ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Thursday expressed annoyance over non-regularization of services of Leady Health Workers (LHW) and directed the all provincial governments to issue permanent job letters within 24 hours.The two-member bench headed by Justice Jawwad S. Khawaja heard the case. During the course of proceedings, the Advocate General Punjab submitted an affidavit before the bench regarding regularization of services of LHWs. The court rejected affidavit and directed to issue their appointment letters without any further delay.The Advocate General Sindh informed the court that the provincial government has completed 50 per cent work for regularization of LHWs services. On which, Justice Jawwad remarked that the court had issued its directives one month ago but it was not implemented in true spirit.He observed that if the provincial governments failed to issue permanent appointment letters to LHWs then the court would issue show cause notices.Later the court directed all four provincial ...

Ministry making efforts to vacate accommodation from unauthorized occupants: NA told ISLAMABAD: Parliamentary Secretary for Housing and Works, Syed Sajid Mehdi informed the National Assembly that the ministry was making all out efforts to vacate government's residential accommodations from unauthorized occupants.Replying to a calling attention notice moved by Aasiya Naz Tanoli, the Parliamentary Secretary said stay orders by the courts are major hurdles in this regard.He said the government accommodations are being allotted strictlyon the basis of seniority list.The secretary said that the government has vacated ...
PBS ready to conduct 6th Census: NA told ISLAMABAD: Parliamentary Secretary for Finance, Revenue, Economic Affairs, Statistics and Privatization Rana Muhammad Afzal Khan Thursday informed the National Assembly that Pakistan Bureau of Statistics had completed arrangements to conduct the 6th Population and Housing Census.During Question Hour, Rana Afzal Khan said the matter is under consideration by Council of Common Interests (CCI) and the government will announce the census date in consultation with the provinces.He said census was a priority of the government, which ...
PTI fails to play due role: Talal ISLAMABAD: PML-N central leader and Member National Assembly Talal Chaudhry said that Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) got two roles; opposition in the National Assembly and government in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, but failed to fulfill both.Talking to Radio Pakistan, he said that PTI also had not contributed significantly in legislative business at the federal level.Talal said that PTI wanted to fail the entire system by staging sit in protest as revenge of its own failure.He said ...
PTI would not be allowed to enter Red Zone: Marvi Memon ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim League-N leader Marvi Memon has said that this time PTI would not be allowed to enter the Red Zone of Islamabad as it had earlier sent a wrong message to the world.Talking to Radio Pakistan, she said that the government has provided relief to the people by reducing prices of petroleum products.She added that PML-N government always tried its best to give relief to the masses and was trying to overcome various ...
PTI set-aside KP issues, uses resources to conquer Islamabad: Aimal Wali %9 PESHAWAR: The Pakistan Tahrik e Insaf (PTI) Government has set-aside real issues faced by people of Khyber Pakthunkhwa and PTI leadership has started agitation politics with an ambition to take-control of Islamabad, said Awami National Party (ANP) General Secretary KP, Aimal Wali Khan on Wednesday."Inspite of our deep concerns over election results, the ANP had provided full opportunity to PTI leadership to fulfill their promises made with people after given a disputed mandate on the ...
NA panel asks PAL to play due role for promotion of national integrity, inter-provincial harmony ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly's Standing Committee on Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage on Tuesday asked the Pakistan Academy of Letters (PAL) to play its due role in promotion of national integrity, inter-provincial harmony and fight against extremism.The committee, which met here with Chairperson Marvi Memon in the chair, reviewed the performance of Pakistan Academy of Letters and Department of Archeology and Museums.Marvi Memon regretted said that the PAL was not serving the purpose for which ...


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Banking Review 2014

Foreign Debt $62.649bn
Per Cap Income $1,512
GDP Growth 4.24%
Average CPI 8.6%
Trade Balance $-1.988 bln
Exports $1.835 bln
Imports $3.823 bln
WeeklyOctober 08, 2015
Reserves $20.05 bln