Friday, January 27

Tag: Prime Minister Imran Khan

PM: (PM vows to expose India’s belligerent designs towards Pakistan, Modi Govt’s fascism)

ISLAMABAD:Prime Minister Imran Khan has reiterated the commitment to continue to expose India's belligerent designs towards Pakistan and Modi government's fascism. In a series of tweets on Monday, he urged the international community to stop India from its reckless and militarist agenda before the Modi government's brinkmanship pushes the region into a conflict it cannot afford. Imran Khan regretted that Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi continues to turn India into a rogue state. He said Indian sponsorship of terrorism in Pakistan, its abuses in illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir and a fifteen year global disinformation campaign against us stand exposed. He said India's own media now has revealed the dirty nexus that is pushing our nuclearized region to the brink of a conflict. ...

PM: (Broadsheet exposed ruling elites’ corruption, money-laundering: PM)

ISLAMABAD:Prime Minister Imran Khan has said Panama Papers exposed our ruling elites' corruption and money laundering earlier and now Broadsheet revelations have again exposed the massive scale of our ruling elites' corruption and money laundering. In a tweet on Wednesday, he said these elites cannot hide behind "victimization" card on these international revelations. He said these revelations are tip of the iceberg. The Prime Minister said we want complete transparency from Broadsheet on our elites' money laundering and on who stopped the investigations.

50 fire tenders by PM a gift to Karachiites: Sindh Governor

KARACHI:Sindh Governor Imran Ismail has said that 50 state-of-the-art fire tenders for the people of Karachi by Prime Minister Imran Khan and two water bowsers having a capacity of 18,000 liter are New Year's gifts, fulfilling another promise made by the federal government. He further said that the value of modern fire tenders and water bowsers is Rs 1.44 billion. The governor said that KMC had only 11 fire tenders in in working condition in 26 fire stations in the city at present while 33 out of 44 fire tenders are out of order, he said while addressing at a function with regard to 50 fire tenders and two bowsers for the city of Karachi. The Governor Sindh further said that such a large number of fire tenders had never been procured. "Under private public partnership, 9 industrial a...

PM: (PM assigns targets to various ministries to improve governance)

ISLAMABAD:Prime Minister Imran Khan has assigned targets to various ministries to improve governance and prioritize projects, especially rationalizing the power sector and subsidies, encouraging wealth creation, and enhancing exports.   He was speaking at the signing ceremony of agreements between the Prime Minister and federal ministries to evaluate performance of various departments and sectors in achieving targets.   He said prioritized projects will vigorously be followed and evaluated to ensure performance. He said now it is time to perform and every ministry has to achieve its targets.   The Prime Minister said power sector is the biggest challenge to provide affordable electricity to consumers. He said the government is providing subsidies of billion...

PM: (PM urges all political parties to ensure sanctity of Parliament)

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ISLAMABAD:Prime Minister Imran Khan has urged all the political parties to ensure sanctity of the Parliament and uphold democratic values in the country.   Talking to Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser here on Monday, he said Parliament is the biggest constitutional and key institution of the country not only for legislation, but for the continuity of democracy as well.   He said people always look towards their elected representatives for raising their voice in the parliament for resolution of their problems.   He said Parliament's real strength lies in serving the masses and upholding the Constitution. Views were also exchanged on parliamentary system of the country.

PM: (PM calls for promoting SMEs to improve economic indicators)

ISLAMABAD:Prime Minister Imran Khan has stressed for promoting small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to improve the economic indicators which are already on positive trajectory.   He was chairing a meeting of National Coordination Committee (NCC) on Small and Medium Enterprises here on Thursday. The Prime Minister directed to achieve at the earliest the targets set for the promotion of SMEs.   He said the SMEs are an important component of economy and their promotion will strengthen economy and create job opportunities.   The meeting was informed that the database of the SMEs is being updated on priority basis in order to extend timely facilities to them. The tax form of the SMEs is being simplified for them.   The meeting was informed that the pro...