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‘Inevitable’ electricity tariff hike put off for now ‘Inevitable’ electricity tariff hike put off for now
The government on Tuesday announced to take ‘decisive action’ on electricity tariff aimed at avoiding Rs420 billion annual subsidies but approved to supply subsidised gas to five export oriented sectors that will cost taxpayers Rs63.5 billion. The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet allowed provision of imported Re-gasified Liquefied Natural Gas (RLNG) to five Punjab-based indu...
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ECC likely to approve up to 26% hike in power tariff ECC likely to approve up to 26% hike in power tariff
The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the cabinet, scheduled to meet on Tuesday, is likely to approve an increase of up to 26% in power tariff for different categories of consumers. Officials of the Ministry of Energy (Power Division) said the power price hike was necessary because of the fresh tariff determined by the National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) which was higher...
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PML-N improves showing in NA, PA PML-N improves showing in NA, PA
The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) on Sunday managed not only improved its position in the National Assembly by bagging four NA seats, it also extended gains in the Punjab Assembly by securing five seat, according to results compiled by The Express Tribune. According to details, PML-N had vacated only one of the 11 NA seats up for grabs in the by-election, whereas PTI had vacated six and ...
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History to prove July 25 polls as most transparent: DG ISPR History to prove July 25 polls as most transparent: DG ISPR
Major General Asif Ghafoor, the premier spokesperson of Pakistan Army, has said the July 25 general elections were the most transparent in the country’s democratic history. People voted according to their wishes, but allegations of rigging were hurled at the armed forces of the country, said the DG Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) while having an informal interaction with the media in Lon...
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Govt seeks parliamentary probe into financial woes Govt seeks parliamentary probe into financial woes
The government on Thursday decided to seek the formation of a parliamentary committee to probe the financial decisions taken during the last 10 years that resulted in the worst financial crises the country was in today. “I will move [a] resolution in [my] personal capacity. I have discussed it with Prime Minister Imran Khan, who also approved the idea, directing that it should be done at the ea...
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PM vows to correct economy in six months PM vows to correct economy in six months
Rejecting criticism over seeking the International Monetary Fund (IMF) bailout package, Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday said it will take at least six months before the corrective economic measures taken by his government start showing results. The prime minister said a whopping current account deficit, unprecedented loans and dwindling exports forced the government to obtain the fresh l...
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Pakistan knocks at IMF door to avoid default Pakistan knocks at IMF door to avoid default
After weeks of dilly-dallying, Pakistan on Monday announced approaching the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for a bailout package aimed at avoiding default on international debt obligations and restoring confidence among the investors. “After taking into account the current situation and consultation with leading economists, the government has decided to approach the IMF for a bailout program...
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Pakistan conducts successful launch of Ghauri missile system Pakistan conducts successful launch of Ghauri missile system
Pakistan on Monday successfully conducted a training launch of the Ghauri Missile System, said the army’s media wing. According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the launch was carried out by the Army Strategic Forces Command (ASFC) to test their operational and technical readiness. The Ghauri Ballistic Missile can carry conventional and nuclear warheads up to a distance of 1,30...
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No chance of NRO, won’t let corrupt off the hook: PM Imran No chance of NRO, won’t let corrupt off the hook: PM Imran
Ruling out any possibility of striking a deal similar to NRO, Prime Minister Imran Khan has vowed not to let those involved in corruption off the hook. Addressing the first news conference after coming into power, the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief said that his government was being criticised for political victimisation of the opponents, but the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) is an...
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CPEC being reviewed to safeguard rights of all Pakistanis, says PM Imran CPEC being reviewed to safeguard rights of all Pakistanis, says PM Imran
Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) projects are being reviewed to safeguard rights of people of all provinces. Chairing a provincial cabinet meeting in Quetta on Saturday, he vowed that Balochistan would be paid more than its due share in CPEC projects. Khan said he will remain in constant contact with the chief minister, provincial leadership and ot...
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