Infrastructure

Karachi Circular Railway track to be cleared of encroachments

March 21, 2019

Karachi: In regards to the decision of Supreme Court (SC) Commissioner Iftikhar Shallwani held a meeting for the revival of Karachi Circular Railway (KCR). The relevant authorities have been directed to clear off encroachments from both sides of the railways rack within 50 feet limit. Shallwani has ensured of the[...]

LDA constructions rules revised with improvements

March 21, 2019

Lahore: In a meeting presided by Lahore Development Authority (LDA) Director General Amna Imran Khan, Pakistan Engineering Council Chairman Javed Saleem Qureshi met with a five-member deputation over revisions in LDA construction rules and regulations. Discussions about adopting state of the art technology for fire fighting, safety, plumbing, electrical networks,[...]

Private sectors to present proposals for federal budget 2019-20

March 20, 2019

Lahore: Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI) and National Network of Economic Think Tanks recently met. SDPI Joint Executive Director Dr. Vaqar Ahmed said, growth strategy of Punjab government needs to figure out ways private sector could benefit from prospects in CPEC’s following phase. Sectors which can present an opportunity for[...]