Prices of construction material should be controlled: Mian Zahid Hussain

Karachi, September 03, 2021 (PPI-OT):Chairman of National Business Group Pakistan, President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum, and All Karachi Industrial Alliance, and former provincial minister Mian Zahid Hussain on Friday lauded the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) for allowing bank financing for the under-construction projects.
Now people will be able to get bank loans for under-construction houses which wRead More…

On the special directives of Chief Executive Officer Faisalabad Electric Supply Company; FESCO First circle in initiating strict action against power theft in the circle

Faisalabad, September 03, 2021 (PPI-OT):On the special directives of Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Faisalabad Electric Supply Company (FESCO) Engr. Bashir Ahmed FESCO First circle in initiating strict action against the power theft in the circle. In this connection, under the supervision of Superintending Engineer (SE) First Circle Muhammad Saeed special task forces and surveillance teams of the all six divisions incRead More…

Easypaisa Launches Pakistan’s First-Ever ‘Digital-First’ Campaign for Easy load

Karachi, September 03, 2021 (PPI-OT):Easypaisa, Pakistan’s leading digital payments platform, continues its efforts to introduce ground-breaking innovations through its first-ever ‘digital-first’ marketing campaign. From concept to execution, the campaign is planned based on learnings and digital analytics that Easypaisa has accumulated over the years.
Shot in a vertical frame to customize its viewership specifRead More…

Weather Forecast 

Islamabad, September 04, 2021 (PPI-OT):Synoptic Situation
Continental air is prevailing over most parts of the country.
Saturday
Hot and dry weather is likely to prevail over most parts of the country. However, rain-wind / thundershower is expected at isolated places in lower Sindh, Kashmir and its surrounding areas.
Sunday
Hot and dry weather is likely to prevail over most parts of the country. However, rain-wind / Read More…

U.S. Embassy announces 700 additional graduate-level scholarships for Pakistani women 

Islamabad, September 03, 2021 (PPI-OT):On September 2, the United States Embassy in Pakistan announced it will award an additional 700 graduate-level scholarships to Pakistani women in partnership with the Higher Education Commission of Pakistan (HEC). These two-year scholarships, which begin this year and last until 2023, will be awarded to outstanding women to earn master’s degrees in agriculture, business, enginRead More…

Briefing regarding preparation of Provincial Disaster Management Plan for oil pipe line held 

Karachi, September 03, 2021 (PPI-OT):A briefing regarding preparation of Provincial Disaster Management Plan for oil pipe line was held with PARCO officers at PDMA head office.
For more information, contact:
Provincial Disaster Management Authority (PDMA)
Government of Sindh
Office Address: Bungalow No. 82, Lane No.10
Khayaban-e-Hilal Defence Phase-VI, Karachi, Pakistan
Phone: +92-21-99332701, +92-21-99332702
Fax: +9Read More…

PDMA Sindh is all ready to tackle challenges of monsoon 2021 

Karachi, September 03, 2021 (PPI-OT):On the direction of Director General PDMA Sindh, Syed Salman Shah, the PDMA Sindh is all ready to tackle the challenges of monsoon 2021.
For more information, contact:
Provincial Disaster Management Authority (PDMA)
Government of Sindh
Office Address: Bungalow No. 82, Lane No.10
Khayaban-e-Hilal Defence Phase-VI, Karachi, Pakistan
Phone: +92-21-99332701, +92-21-99332702
Fax: +92-2Read More…

Advisor to Chief Minister Sindh for Rehabilitation and Relief presides over a meeting regarding preparation of monsoon 2021 

Karachi, September 03, 2021 (PPI-OT):The Advisor to Chief Minister Sindh for Rehabilitation and relief presided over a meeting/briefing at PDMA Sindh regarding preparation of monsoon 2021.
For more information, contact:
Provincial Disaster Management Authority (PDMA)
Government of Sindh
Office Address: Bungalow No. 82, Lane No.10
Khayaban-e-Hilal Defence Phase-VI, Karachi, Pakistan
Phone: +92-21-99332701, +92-21-9933Read More…

Interior Minister inaugurates new building of Noon Police Station 

Islamabad, September 03, 2021 (PPI-OT):Minister for Interior Sheikh Rashid Ahmed on Thursday inaugurated the new building of Noon police station and assured to provide maximum resources to Islamabad police for effective policing. A smartly turned out contingent of Islamabad police presented guard of honour to the Interior Minister on his arrival at police station following which he unveiled the plaque of new police sRead More…

State Bank issues guidelines to promote housing finance in under construction projects 

Karachi, September 03, 2021 (PPI-OT):To facilitate buyers of under construction housing units in obtaining housing finance, State Bank of Pakistan has issued guidelines for banks and DFIs that allow them to extend loans for under construction projects. Currently banks are reluctant to provide such financing which limits the options of home buyers that need financing to completed units. SBP’s new guidelines provide Read More…