MISSIONS ATTESTATION?

By Muhammad Javed According to the well-known anchor Dr. Shahid Masood (Live with Dr. Shahid Masood 16 November 2016), the letter from Qatari Price presented to the Court by the defense Lawyer in Panama Leaks was attested by the “Pakistani Ambassador in Qatar”.  He questioned “do the Ambassadors attest the documents?” …

Pakistan’s real estate sector hits the brakes

By Uzma Nawaz The real estate sector in Pakistan is unfolding some interesting scenarios. Over the past two years, starting from June 2014, the market saw a bullish trend with tremendous growth across all segments including residential, commercial and agricultural land. There has been an almost 80 to 120 per …

Open letter to Chairman, Federal Pakistan Chamber Garments Industry

Mr. Muhammad Nadeem Bhatti,                                  21 November 2016 Chairman Federal Pakistan Chamber Garments Industry Karachi. Dear Sir, پھر قصرِ جہانگیر ہے زنجیر سے خالی  Your article “Instant justice blessing of God” refers wherein mentioning Wafaqi Mohtasib (in brackets therein you added Federal Ombudsman),  you say that one can file a complaint “in English …

19 major steps for overseas Pakistanis announced

ISLAMABAD: The federal government on Friday announced a series of major policy initiatives to facilitate overseas Pakistanis for their vital contribution to national progress and economy. After appointment the Grievance Commissioner for Overseas Pakistanis by the Honorable Wafaqi Mohtasib, following steps have been taken for Overseas Pakistanis:

December 18 proposed as National Overseas Pakistanis Day

Associated Press of Pakistan ISLAMABAD: December 18 would be celebrated as ‘National Overseas Pakistanis Day’ to acknowledge the contribution of 8.4 million Pakistanis working abroad in terms of sending home remittances. The proposed celebration of Overseas Pakistani Day on December 18, every year will be a source of encouragement for …

Overseas Pakistanis, families to get free health facilities in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: Chairman Board of Governors, Overseas Pakistanis Foundation (OPF), Barrister Amjad Malik has said a proposal was under consideration to establish a hospital in the federal capital for providing free health facilities to the Overseas Pakistanis and their families. He said presently two hospitals under OPF were operating in Mirpur, …

Complaints of Overseas Pakistanis to be heard through Skype

Associated Press of Pakistan Ministry of Overseas Pakistanis and Human Resource Development will make necessary arrangements about hearing the complaints of Overseas Pakistanis (OPs) at the Federal Ombudsman Secretariat through Skype. Talking to APP on Saturday, Senior Adviser and Grievance Commissioner for Overseas Pakistanis Hafiz Ahsaan Ahmed Khokhar said that …

Special educational facilities for overseas Pakistanis announced

ISLAMABAD: Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) has decided to extend special educational facilities to overseas Pakistanis, particularly those living in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar, UAE, Sultanate of Oman and Bahrain. Accordingly, the University announced its admission-schedule for the overseas Pakistanis. The students residing abroad could avail facility by …