May 31, 2021

PDWP Approves Various Development Schemes

Lahore: The Punjab Provincial Development Working Party (PDWP) has approved eight development schemes of various sectors at an estimated cost of Rs. 26,006.72 million. These projects were recognized in the 39th meeting of the ...
May 29, 2021

The ECNEC Has Approved The Sukkur-Hyderabad Motorway And Other Projects

According to press reports, the Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) approved ten development projects totaling PKR 361.5 billion on Wednesday, including the 306-kilometer Hyderabad-Sukkur Motorway (M6).   Finance Minister Shaukat Tarin ...
May 27, 2021

The LDA Develops Strategies To Address Traffic Issues

Lahore: To address the increasing traffic challenges in the provincial capital, the Lahore Development Authority (LDA) has proposed various new development projects.   Commissioner Lahore Capt (retd) Muhammad Usman conducted a meeting in this ...
May 26, 2021

CDWP Has Approved Six Development Projects

The Central Development Working Party (CDWP) has approved six development projects worth Rs348.5 billion. The CDWP approved three uplift projects worth Rs. 6.5 billion and proposed three schemes worth Rs. 342 billion for review ...
May 25, 2021

CM Punjab Announces To Establish Labor Tower For Workers in Lahore

Usman Buzdar, Chief Minister of Punjab, announced on Sunday the construction of a labor tower in Lahore on land evacuated during an anti-encroachment effort, as well as the evaluation of industrial worker hostel construction. ...
May 24, 2021

The Prime Minister Inaugurates The Lahore Central Business District At The Walton Airport Site

According to media sources, Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan laid the foundation stone for the groundbreaking Central Business District (CBD) project at the Walton Airport site on Friday, expressing hope that this ‘out of ...
May 21, 2021

CDWP Approves Three Uplift Projects Worth Rs55.5 Billion

The Central Development Working Party (CDWP) approved three development projects totaling Rs55.5 billion on Thursday, including an Rs31.2 billion information technology scheme for Karachi.   A CDWP meeting presided over by Deputy Chairman of ...
May 18, 2021

World Bank: Remittance flow into the country rose by 17 percent last year

Lahore: Despite the Covid-19 pandemic, remittances to South Asian countries increased in 2020, according to a World Bank survey, and Pakistan was no exception. Remittances to Pakistan rose by 17% in 2020, according to ...
May 18, 2021

88 percent work on first CPEC Karot Hydro Power Project completed

Asim Saleem Bajwa, chairman of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor Authority (CPECA), said on Wednesday that 88 percent of the work on the Karot hydropower project had been completed. Mr. Bajwa, who shared details of ...
May 7, 2021

PM Launches Peri-Urban Housing Project in Lahore

Prime Minister Imran Khan unveiled a peri-urban low-cost housing scheme project at Raiwind on Thursday, which will be constructed at ten sites to assist low-income individuals residing in smaller cities and rural areas of ...