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marble factories to be moved out of residential areas

Marble factories to be moved out of Sector B-17

September 2, 2019

Islamabad:     Pakistan Environmental Protection Agency (Pak-EPA) has decided to move out marble factories being set up in the residential areas of Sector B-17. Pak-EPA Director General (DG) Farzana Altaf Shah told media that there are currently 22 marble units functional in Sector B-17 area (Sangjiani) of the Islamabad Capital Territory[...]

Ban lifted on lease, transfer, conversion of state land

August 8, 2019

KARACHI:      The Supreme Court partially lifted a ban on the lease, transfer and conversion of state land in Sindh. The provincial government was directed to consider lease applications for the areas where land records had been computerised. The three-judge bench headed by Justice Gulzar Ahmed also stated that the ban[...]