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WAPDA awards Rs 180 billion Dasu Hydropower contract to Chinese firm

WAPDA awards Rs 180 billion Dasu Hydropower contract to Chinese firm

Pakistan government awarded Rs180 billion worth of two contracts to a Chinese firm for first stage of the Dasu hydropower project. Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) signed agreement of Rs180 billion worth of two contracts to China Gezhouba Group Company (CGGC) for construction of main civil works in the first stage of the Dasu hydropower project. Dasu Project Director ... Read More »

KP launches Durshal Government Innovation Lab

KP launches Durshal Government Innovation Lab

KP IT Board, Code for Pakistan and World Bank launched the third cycle of the KP Civic Innovation Fellowship Program Khyber Pakhtunkhwa IT Board, Code for Pakistan, and the World Bank Group launched the third cycle of the KP Civic Innovation Fellowship Program today at Durshal Government Innovation Lab in Peshawar. Durshal Government Innovation Lab provides co-working space for young ... Read More »

Kuwait lifts its visa ban on Pakistan after six years

Kuwait lifts its visa ban on Pakistan after six years

The visa ban was applied due to ‘difficult security conditions in the five countries’ in 2011. Pakistanis citizen willing to go Kuwait can now apply for Kuwait’s visa as the country has announced to lift its visa prohibition on Pakistan after six years. This big announcement was made after a meeting held between Pakistan’s Prime Minister Mian Nawaz Sharif and ... Read More »

Pakistan govt to construct iconic ‘CPEC Tower’ in Islamabad

Govt decided to construct ‘Iconic CPEC Tower’ in the Islamabad

The iconic tower would help attract maximum investors and serve as a symbol of branding Pak-China Friendship The government of Pakistan has approved to build a China Pakistan Economic Corridor Tower ‘A symbol of friendship’ between Pak-China in the capital city Islamabad. CPEC Tower has been approved in a meeting chaired by the Minister of Planning Development and Reform Mr. Ahsan ... Read More »

Quetta Gladiators to clash with Peshawar Zalmi in PSL 2 final

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Pakistan is set to mark historic day for the final of Pakistan Super League (PSL) at Gaddafi Cricket Stadium in Lahore LAHORE – The wait is over as buoyant Peshawar Zalmi and rampant Quetta Gladiators are set to clash in the final of the second edition of Pakistan Super League (PSL 2017) on Sunday at Gaddafi Cricket Stadium in Lahore. ... Read More »

International Safe Secure Pakistan 2017 Exhibition to begin on March 7

International Safe Secure Pakistan 2017 Exhibition to begin on March 7

Over 200 companies from 30 countries to participate in 13th International Safe and Secure Pakistan Exhibition-2017 Pakistan is ready to host 13th international exhibition and conference “Safe Secure Pakistan 2017” on March 7, regarding safety, security at Pak-China Friendship Centre Islamabad. Safety & Security has become major challenge for every community and organization. Safe Secure Pakistan provides an excellent opportunity ... Read More »

Zong partners with WhatsApp to launch affordable data bundle

Zong partners with WhatsApp to launch affordable data bundle

Zong customers can now enjoy affordable WhatsApp voice and video calling with Zong 4G World’s leading messaging platform WhatsApp and Zong 4G have entered in a partnership to offer users on the Zong 4G network extremely affordable data rates for utilizing video and voice calling features. The deal intends to make WhatsApp’s industry-leading calling service more affordable and convenient in ... Read More »

10-country ECO summit ends in Pakistan with pledge to enhance connectivity and trade

10-country ECO summit ends in Pakistan on call for connectivity closer ties

ECO summit was attended by heads of state of all ECO member states and Executive Foreign Minister of China Zhang Yesui was special guest of the conference. The 13th summit of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) ended on creating a positive and optimistic note of collectively fight the “challenge of terrorism” and push for greater collaboration on trade, energy, and ... Read More »

Malnutrition costs Pakistan $7.6b annually, study reveals

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Malnutrition is a heavy burden both for the mother of a weak baby, but also for the economy of Pakistan.  Malnutrition costs Pakistan US$7.6 billion annually, the consequences of malnutrition includes lost laborers, healthcare expenses and lower productivity which is 3 percent of GDP, according to a new report. The study was launched by the Pakistan Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Secretariat ... Read More »

Google honours Pakistan’s ‘Angel of Mercy’ with doodle

Google honours Pakistan's 'Angel of Mercy' with doodle

Google pays tribute to ‘Angel of Mercy’ Edhi with doodle on his 89th birthday. Google honored Abdul Sattar Edhi with a Google Doodle, which is a tribute from Google to his organization’s welfare services elderly, Doodle depicts a man standing on a street with an ambulance, hospital and a woman and child. On Tuesday 28th February, which is the 89th ... Read More »

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