Senate Standing Committee on Maritime Affairs

Islamabad, September 18, 2020 (PPI-OT): The Senate Standing Committee on Maritime Affairs in its meeting held today at Parliament House considered Point of Public Importance regarding ldquo Rent demurrage charges on goods imported during lockdown due to the COVID 19 Pandemic. The Committee was also briefed on the Blue Economy Policy and Shipping Policy. The Committee was informed that the Karachi Port Trust KPT in coRead More…

Pakistan keep to further Deepen Trade Economic Links Parliamentary Cooperation with Germany: Mandviwalla

Islamabad, September 18, 2020 (PPI-OT):Saleem Mandviwalla Deputy Chairman Senate of Pakistan emphasized the need to further strengthen the existing bilateral relations between Pakistan and Germany through enhancing parliamentary ties and cooperation in various areas of mutual interest. He said this while talking to Bernhard Schlagheck Ambassador of Germany in Pakistan here at Parliament House on Thursday.
The Deputy Read More…

Senate Standing Committee on Interior

Islamabad, September 16, 2020 (PPI-OT): The meeting of Senate Standing Committee on Interior was held today on Wednesday at the Parliament House under the chairmanship of Senator A Rehman Malik the meeting of the Standing Committee reviewed in detail the Anti-Terrorism Third Amendment Bill 2020 introduced by Senator Sajjad Hussain Turi in the Senate session on September 15 2020.
In his opening remarks Chairman CommitRead More…

Senate House Committee

Islamabad, September 16, 2020 (PPI-OT): The Senate House Committee in its meeting on Wednesday discussed matters pertaining to construction of additional family suits in Parliament Lodges the U-plan of 83 suits of Senators at Parliament Lodges and Installation of new Distribution boxes and transformers by IESCO Non-availability of medical staff and facilities at the Parliament Lodges Clinic was taken-up as well chairRead More…

Senate House Committee

Islamabad, September 16, 2020 (PPI-OT): The Senate House Committee in its meeting on Wednesday discussed matters pertaining to construction of additional family suits in Parliament Lodges the U-plan of 83 suits of Senators at Parliament Lodges and Installation of new Distribution boxes and transformers by IESCO Non-availability of medical staff and facilities at the Parliament Lodges Clinic was taken-up as well chairRead More…

Meeting of Senate Standing Committee on Interior held

Islamabad, September 15, 2020 (PPI-OT): The meeting of the Senate Standing Committee on Interior was held today on Monday in the Parliament House under the Chairmanship of Senator A. Rehman Malik. “The Cooperative Societies Amendment Bill 2020” was considered in the meeting of the committee. The committee approved the Bill after a detailed review and discussion however Senator Farooq H Naik agreed with the objectRead More…

Senate Standing Committee on Science and Technology meets

Islamabad, September 15, 2020 (PPI-OT): The Senate Standing Committee on Science and Technology in its meeting held on Tuesday at Parliament House discussed in great detail the use of efficient technology to conserve electricity. It also reviewed the matter of ratification of nomination of Senator Prof Dr. Mehr Taj Roghani as Member of the Board of Governors of the Pakistan Council for Science and Technology by the SRead More…

House Business Advisory Committee

Islamabad, September 15, 2020 (PPI-OT): House Business Advisory Committee (HBAC) of the Senate met here at the Parliament House on Tuesday. The Committee, presided over by Chairman Senate Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani, discussed in detail legislative business to be transacted during the 303rd Session of the Senate. Besides legislative business, the session would take up discussion on current situation of important nationalRead More…

Deputy Chairman Senate Saleem Mandviwalla while addressing a seminar in connection with “International Democracy Day”

Islamabad, September 15, 2020 (PPI-OT): Deputy Chairman Senate Saleem Mandviwalla while addressing a seminar in connection with “International Democracy Day” has reiterated that legislature, executive and judiciary, all need to resonate the same ideals of democratic principles if we are to speed up our progress. The seminar was organized by Bhuttoo Foundation at Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhuttoo Institute of Science aRead More…

Parliamentary Committee on Minorities meets

Islamabad, September 14, 2020 (PPI-OT): The Parliamentary Committee on Minorities in its meeting held on Monday, considered in great detail cases of forced conversions in Pakistan and dynamics that due to which these are caused. Chairman Committee, Senator Anwaar ul Haq Kakar was of the view that the rest of the Committee members unanimously stressed the need to visit areas in Sindh, where such cases were on the incrRead More…