Mega Projects

Cost report of Rs3 billion 90 crores prepared for Rural Road Programme

March 28, 2019

Gujranwala: A report on construction and rehabilitation of 50 roads costing more than Rs3 billion 90 crores has been prepared. This project of the Punjab Government is a part of the ’Naya Pakistan, Manzilein Asaan’ rural road developmental plan. In a meeting, Commissioner Waqas Ali Mehmood has directed the developmental[...]

RDA directives on tree plantation within housing societies under consultation

March 28, 2019

Rawalpindi: In regards to Prime Minister Imran Khan’s green Pakistan vision, the Rawalpindi Development Authority (RDA) has decided to plant 1000 trees per 100 kanal within housing societies. Compliance to RDA directives have been made necessary in order to acquire clearance for housing societies. The builders and developers however have[...]

Decade long plan for development of tribal districts, under consultation

March 27, 2019

Bara: Members of a consultation team held a meeting on the provincial government’s 10 year development plan for merged districts of FATA and KPK. The matter of discussion had been that government should start the development plan from scrape. It is because of the decade long militancy that left the[...]
Central Development Working Party approves Rs 385 billion for upgrade of Pims Hospital

Mother and Child Hospital heads towards completion, Rs400 million released by Federal Government

March 25, 2019

Rawalpindi: Federal government has released Rs400 million from a total of Rs1 billion for the completion of Mother and Child Hospital in Rawalpindi. Inaugurated in 2005, the building has seen a delay of 13 years until 2018. In accordance with Supreme Court’s directions on July 1, 2018, the hospital will[...]

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[...]