Muddassir Ayaz

Public Holiday Declared in Islamabad on 1st March, 2017

The Federal Government has declared public holiday on 1st March 2017 in the capital of Pakistan. The holiday has been announced due to the ECO Summit being held in Islamabad. The notification regarding declaration of holiday i the capital states that there will be half holiday (After 1 pm) on 28th February, 2017 and full day holiday on 1st March, 2017 in the revenue territories of Islamabad. All educational institutes

Ayan Ali Leaves for Dubai After Her Name Removed from ECL

The Interior Ministry, Government of Pakistan has removed the name of Ayyan Ali from Exit Control List so that she can travel freely to any country. The model girl was involved in a currency laundering scandal which is under trial at the moment. Allegedly, she was carrying 500 thousand dollars to Dubai and was caught at the airport. Her name was included in ECL but supreme court denied the inclusion

Pakistan Cattle Show 2017 "Cow Chapter" at Model Cattle Market Sheikhupura

Pakistan Cattle Show 2017 (Cow Chapter) will be held on 9th – 11th March 2017 at Model Cattle Market Sheikhupura with an aim to promote indigenous breeds of Pakistan. Salient events & features of Pakistan Cattle Show 2017 (Cow Chapter) include: Milking competition for Sahiwal Cow Milking Competition for Cholistan Cow Breed show for Sahiwal Bull Breed show for Cholistan Bull Virtual Farm Tours Awareness Seminars Free Milk Corner Traditional

Notification of Annual Official Holidays in Punjab for Year 2017

The Services and General Administration department of Punjab government has issued notification for official holidays in the province during the current year 2017. The holidays include Kashmir Day, Pakistan Day, Labour Day, Eid ul Fitr holidays, Independence Day, Eid ul Azha, Ashura, Eid Milad un Nabi, Quaid-e-Azam Day and Christmas Day holidays. Furthermore, banks will remain closed on 2nd January, 27th May, 2017 (or 1st day of Ramzan) and on 3rd

Lahore: Blast in Defense Z-Block Market

Lahore (23 Feb, 2017): The blast took place in the basement of a restaurant. Samaa News has reported that 7 persons died and 15 are injured in the incident. Police and other law enforcing agencies reached the place and started rescue operations. Injured persons have been shifted to General Hospital Lahore for treatment. Offcials of Counter Terrorism Department sealed the premises after the blast. It is yet to investigate whether

HASCOL to Get LPG Marketing and Distribution License

HASCOL petroleum, a rapidly growing oil and marketing company, has applied to OGRA for getting marketing and distribution license of LPG. The company intends to develop a 15 acre storage and distribution setup at Port Qasim. In a submission with Pakistan Stock Exchange, Zeeshan UI Haq (Company Secretary) informed that the company has already acquired 5 acre of land at Port Qasim. In order to acquire further 10 acre piece of

Jobs in Election Commission as Election Officer (BPS-17)

The Election Commission of Pakistan has invited applications for the post of Election Officer (BPS-17). The last date to apply for this job is 22nd March, 2017. 1 Case Number / File No. F.No.3(2)/2017-Estt-I 2 Title Election Officer 3 BPS 17 4 Salary As per Government Pay Scales 5 No. of Posts 22 (See Quota Wise Distribution in Description Field below) 6 Last Date 22-03-2017 7 Place of Posting Anywhere

EDI Invites Mir Muhammad Ali Khan for Talk on 25th Feb 2017

The Entrepreneurship Development Institute has invited Mir Muhammad Ali Khan for a talk on 25th February, 2017. The charges to join the event are Rs. 850. All participants will be served Hi-Tea during the event. In an email, EDI has invited stating “Come and join us on this exciting platform and ask Mir Muhammad Ali Khan about your startup and life problems” he event ha been organized for Startup founders

Jobs in Counter Terrorism Department, Punjab for the post of Corporals

The Government of Punjab has announced recruitment for 322 (including 5% posts reserved for minorities & 5% posts reserved for women) permanent posts of “Corporals (BS-09)” in Counter Terrorism Department Punjab. The recruitment of corporals was made 3 years back in CTD and the corporals are serving very effectively in research, intelligence wing and also in field. Qualification critieria is given below: Bachelor’s degree from a HEC recognized institution. Age:- 18-25 (on

Punjab Government Announces Subsidy on Potash Fertilizers

The Government of Punjab has declared hue amount for providing subsidy on potash fertilizers for the current growing season. The subsidy will be provided on both SoP (Sulphate of Potash) and MoP (Murate of Potash) fertilizers bags. Each bag of Suplate of potash has subsidy of Rs. 800 and for Murate of Potash, the subsidy is Rs. 500 per bag. The total amount of subsidy allocated for this program is