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December 16, 2018 12:00 AM NAB to record statement of Kh Saad’s wife in Paragon scam

LAHORE: National Accountability Bureau has decided to record statement of wife of Khwaja Saad Rafique in Paragon Housing scam. The News has learnt that NAB is likely to summon Ghzala Saad Rafique, the wife of Khwaja Saad Rafique in a couple of days to record her statement . NAB sources said a combine investigation team would record her statement. As per NAB, former

December 16, 2018 12:00 AM Colombia fines, bans Odebrecht over graft

BOGOTA: A Colombian court has fined Brazilian multinational Odebrecht more than $250 million and banned it from tendering for state contracts for 10 years after finding it guilty of corruption to secure contracts. The Brazilian firm has acknowledged being at the centre of a massive graft scandal, handing out more than $750 million in bribes across 12 mostly

December 15, 2018 12:00 AM Housing foundation to complete 400 apartments soon

Islamabad: Dr. Imran Zaib, Federal Secretary Housing and Works, inaugurated the newly established Project Directorate of Federal Government Employees Housing Foundation Karachi. Sajid Manzoor Asadi Director General Federal Government Employees Housing Foundation, Asghar Ali Mungrio Deputy Project Director, Shahid Farzand Director General Pakistan Public

December 14, 2018 10:31 AM PM Imran inaugurates shelter home for homeless people in Peshawar

PESHAWAR: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday inaugurated a newly established shelter home for homeless people in Peshawar. According to a statement, over 200 homeless people will be provided food and medical facilities at the shelter home. Wheel chairs will also be arranged for special people in the facility, the statement. The prime minister inspected 3

December 14, 2018 12:00 AM PTCL upgrades services in Multan

KARACHI: The Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) has upgraded Gulgasht and New Multan exchanges through its network transformation project (NTP), a statement said on Thursday. Under the project, PTCL has planned to transform 100 exchanges across Pakistan, of which 53 had already been upgraded. The new and improved network enables customers

December 12, 2018 6:37 PM NAB gets 10-day physical remand of Khawaja brothers

LAHORE: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Wednesday obtained a 10-day physical remand of PML-N leaders Khawaja Saad Rafique and his brother Salman Rafique in connection with the Paragon Housing Society scam. The anti-corruption watchdog presented the brothers in the accountability court and requested for their 15-day physical remand. The court

December 12, 2018 12:00 AM Port Qasim plans to deepen channel for energy cargos

KARACHI: The Port Qasim Authority (PQA) has planned improvement and deepening of the alternative channel to accommodate upcoming oil, gas and bulk terminals, PQA Chairman Asad Chandna said. “We are conducting studies at the moment, and you will start seeing progress in six months,” he said while talking to journalists on Tuesday. He said the economy 1

December 12, 2018 12:00 AM Japan to provide scholarships to govt officials

Islamabad: Japan International Cooperation Centre (JICE) has announced to provide twenty fully-funded scholarships to Pakistan for the officers of the federal government of Pakistan to study at the universities in Japan under the Project for Human Resource Development Scholarship (JDS). Through this scholarship, 18 scholars for Master's programme (2 years) 1

December 11, 2018 12:00 AM DICE Pakistan Fellowship announced

KARACHI: The British Council of Pakistan and School of Leadership are set to launch DICE (Developing Inclusive and Creative Economies) Pakistan Fellowship programme, a statement said on Monday. The launch ceremony took place on Monday. DICE is a multiyear project and would be rolled out in five priority countries; Pakistan, South Africa, Egypt, Indonesia

December 11, 2018 12:00 AM ADB approves $75m loan to improve KP roads

ISLAMABAD: The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $75 million loan as additional financing for a project that aims to improve road conditions, capacity, and road safety on provincial roads in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in Pakistan. The additional funding will widen and enhance 42 kilometers of the total length (53.9 km) of the chronically congested