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NICOP has been abolished 1

Ministry of Overseas Pakistanis has announced through following tweet that overseas Pakistanis do not need to acquire NICOP anymore. NICOP has been abolished for the Pakistani labor that goes abroad. Having the Pakistani passport and work permit is enough. The NICOP is unnecessary added expense for the poor so we […]


Notices to 5 illegal housing schemes owners by RDA 2

APP Rawalpindi Development Authority (RDA) directed owners of five illegal housing schemes i.e. Safari Green Farm Housing Scheme, Adyala Road, Mahmood Town, Dhamyal road, T&T (extension), Defence road, Kohsar (extension), Taxila road and Al-Miraj Garden, Chakri road, Rawalpindi to stop illegal advertisements and developments. Spokesman RDA Hafiz Irfan said that […]


Separate police stations for overseas Pakistanis

Associated Press of Pakistan The Punjab government has given approval for establishing separate police stations and facilitation center’s for overseas Pakistanis, said Chairman Task Force Overseas Pakistanis Iftikhar Ahmad Warsi. Such police stations would be established in Lahore, Gujranwala, DG Khan and Rawalpindi divisions, he said. On Tuesday, the chairman heard complaints related to police, […]


Multiple ID cards issue for overseas Pakistanis

Expats can apply online to get multiple cards issue resolved, The Express Tribune has reported Overseas Pakistanis can now apply online for getting DUP clearance after the National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) revised its relevant policy to facilitate the expatriate community. A citizen obtaining two or more identity cards […]