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Day: November 16, 2020

Across China: Physically challenged share in China’s livestreaming boom

Press Release
LANZHOU, China, Nov. 16, 2020 /Xinhua-AsiaNet/ — Shi Zaohua, a 29-year-old wheelchair user, has garnered a huge following of 200,000 fans since finding her niche in livestreaming e-commerce. Shi Zaohua, a 29-year-old wheelchair user, has garnered a huge following of 200,000 fans since finding her niche in livestreaming e-commerce. One of a growing number of livestreamers, Shi is now fully occupied by China’s largest annual online shopping event, known as Singles’ Day or Double Eleven, which fell on Wednesday. Early in the morning, she prepared for the event and headed to her office in the city of Longnan, one of the least developed areas in northwest China’s Gansu Province. On her virtual store, she sells local specialties from Sichuan pepper to traditional Chinese medici...

Cordial industrial and business relations between Pakistan and Thailand exist

Quetta
QUETTA:Consul General of Thailand Thatree Chauvachata and Deputy Apepan Chauvachata said that cordial industrial and business relations between Pakistan and Thailand exist and stability of bilateral trade between the two countries is the need of time.   These views were expressed by them while addressing office bearers and members of Balochistan Chamber of Commerce and Industry during their visit of Balochistan Chamber of Commerce and Industry here on Monday.   Earlier, Haji Abdullah Achakzai, Senior Vice President, Balochistan Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Haji Akhtar Kakar, Vice President and others accorded welcome to the Consul General of Thailand Thatree Chauvachata and Deputy Apepan Chauvachata.

Boy dies in road mishap in Quetta

Quetta
QUETTA:A 12-year-old child was killed after being hit by a wagon near Sona Khan area of the provincial capital on Monday.   According to rescue sources, the deceased, identified as Sanaullah, son of Amanullah, 12, caste Pirkani, resident of Qadri Pump, was shifted to Sheikh Zaid Hospital, Quetta and later handed over to heirs after fulfilling necessary medico-legal formalities.   Meanwhile, Abdullah Khoso (BCS/BS-18), Deputy Secretary, Urban Planning and Development Department has been transferred and posted as Director, Operations, Balochistan Levies Force at Directorate General, Balochistan Levies Force (BLF) against an existing vacancy while Ejaz Ahmed (BCS/BS-18), awaiting posting in SandGAD, has been posted as Deputy Secretary, Urban Planning and Development Depa...

Bazai appointed Deputy Prosecutor General Accountability

Quetta
QUETTA:With the prior approval of the Chairman NAB, Justice (Retd) Javed Iqbal, Aminuddin Bazai Advocate, erstwhile judge of Anti-Terrorism Court and senior lawyer of Supreme Court of Pakistan has been appointed as Deputy Prosecutor General (Accountability), NAB, Balochistan region.   In pursuance of the order of National Accountability Bureau, Islamabad, Aminuddin Bazai Advocate assumed the charge of the post of Deputy Prosecutor General (Accountability), NAB, Balochistan.   It is pertinent to mention that apart from serving as Vice President, Balochistan High Court Bar Association, Bazai Advocate has rendered services as Deputy Attorney General of Pakistan for about five years and also served as Additional Advocate General, Balochistan for about six years.

Al-Nabet visits Air Headquarters

Islamabad
Islamabad:Staff Major General (Pilot) Salem Hamad Eqail Al-Nabet, Commander Qatar Emiri Air Force, along with his delegation, visited Air Headquarters, Islamabad today.   Upon his arrival, the distinguished guest was received by Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan, Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force. A smartly turned out contingent of the Pakistan Air Force presented Guard of Honour. The visiting dignitary also paid homage to PAF martyrs by laying a floral wreath at Yadgar-i-Shuhada (Martyrs’ Monument).   Later, the General had a detailed meeting with Air Chief. Both the Commanders discussed various matters pertaining to mutual interest. Commander Qatar Emiri Air Force lauded the professionalism of PAF personnel and the exceptional progress made by PAF over t...

National Assembly Secretariat issues instructions for facilities to ex-MPs

Quetta
QUETTA:National Assembly Secretariat has issued instructions for provision of facilities to the ex-members of the parliament.   A letter of National Assembly Secretariat addressed to Chief Secretary Balochistan states, “According to SRO issued by the Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs, the Federal Government has approved the following facilities for all ex-members of the Parliament who remained members of either House of the Parliament for at-least one term as detail below:   (a) free access to the Secretariats, Libraries and lounges of the Senate, National Assembly and all the Provincial Assemblies; (b) a permanent entry pass to observe the proceedings of the Senate and National Assembly; (c) use of VIP lounges at all airports in the country; (d) all ...