Yearly Archives: 2015

OPF housing scheme zone-V Islamabad 1

Alotees to get possession within 3 months Development work at the Overseas Pakistanis Foundation (OPF) Housing Scheme Zone-V Islamabad will soon be completed and letters will be handed over to the allotted within three months. OPF Managing Director Habibur Rahman said that work on all ongoing projects will be completed […]

Bahria Town increases transfer fees

Taking a cue from many other housing societies, Bahria Town increased transfer fees for properties. Although Bahria Town is a prominent developer with numerous dedicated projects to its name, this move might deter potential investors in the short term. According to several real estate agents, Bahria Town does not have […]

AJK to resolve overseas Pakistanis issues

The Azad Jammu Kashmir (AJK) government has decided to adopt Overseas Pakistanis Commission (OPC) Punjab model to address the problems of overseas Pakistanis belonging to AJK and has requested OPC Punjab to extend cooperation for establishing an online system align to OPC Punjab to deal with the complaints of overseas […]


Lahore: As a result of the efforts made by the Overseas Pakistanis Commission (OPC) Punjab as many as 15 houses in housing scheme “Eden Abad Phase-II” have been handed over to the long awaited overseas Pakistanis. Commissioner OPC Punjab Afzaal Bhatti while addressing a ceremony held in this connection informed that Overseas Pakistanis had booked […]

Online ID card services for overseas Pakistanis

As per National Database & Registration Authority’s (NADRA) instructions, manual booking of National Identity Card for Overseas Pakistanis (NICOP) applications, through forms, has been stopped. According to a release issued today, from now onwards, visitors will only be able to apply online for NICOP services at the NADRA Section of […]

Ombudsman wants E-gate immigration facility for overseas Pakistanis

The Federal Ombudsman Secretariat has asked the agencies concerned to start work on providing Electronic-gate (E-gate) immigration process at departure and arrival counters of major airports to ensure quick immigration process for passengers. “The basic requirement before providing the E-gate facility is Machine Readable Passports and Smart National Identity Cards. […]