Vertical Urbanization

How to Decorate Your Small Balcony?

May 20, 2021

If you live in an apartment or house with a small balcony, you don't have to say goodbye to your dream of an oasis. You can easily create a comfortable yet chic outdoor space for yourself to enjoy the great outdoors. Your tiny balcony has immense potential and this means[...]

Overview of Solid Waste Management in Pakistan 

May 12, 2021

Pakistan, like many other nations, is facing an environmental challenge. The burgeoning population and the absence of effective environmental policy are leading to increasing levels of pollution. The issue of sustainable development has been largely left unaddressed in political discourse. This lack of attention given to sustainable development in policy-making[...]

Ravi Riverfront Urban Development project launched to transform Lahore

August 12, 2020

LAHORE: The Ravi River Front Urban Development (RRFUD) Project launched to transform Lahore under Prime Minister Imran Khan’s vision of Naya Pakistan, is set to include state-of-the-art facilities to compete with modern cities around the world. The urban development project, aimed at improving the living condition and boosting the economy[...]

PM Imran Khan inaugurates Ravi Development Authority Project

August 8, 2020

LAHORE: Prime Minister Imran Khan inaugurated Ravi Development Authority (RDA) project in Lahore. Federal Ministers including Shibli Faraz, Shafqat Mahmood and Hammad Azhar, Advisor Shahzad Akbar and Chairman Naya Pakistani Housing and Development Authority Lt. General (retired) Anwar Ali were among the attendees of the event. The Ravi Development Authority[...]

ECNEC approves 4 road projects worth Rs289bn

July 19, 2020

ISLAMABAD: To improve inter-provincial connectivity among Sindh, Balochistan and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, the Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) has approved four major road projects worth Rs289 billion. The Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue, Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh presided over the meeting. The approved project[...]

Pak to construct over 32 hotels to promote tourism: SAPM Bukhari

July 16, 2020

ISLAMABAD: As announced by Special Assistant to the Prime Minister (SAPM) on Overseas Pakistanis and Chairman of the Tourism Development Corporation (TDC) Zulfi Bukhari, 32 three-star and five-star hotels will be constructed within the next two years in a bid to boost the tourism industry. The initiative is aimed at[...]

PC-I prepared to start Metro Bus for Islamabad International Airport

July 15, 2020

ISLAMABAD: On the directives of the federal government, the Capital Development Authority (CDA) has prepared the PC1 of the Metro Bus System that will connect the New Islamabad International Airport to the Peshawar Morr. Along with the preliminary cost estimation, the work to be done for the construction of allied[...]

LDA commits to Federal Government’s construction package

July 14, 2020

LAHORE: In accordance with Prime Minister Imran Khan’s vision, the Lahore Development Authority has committed to the Federal Government’s incentive package under the guidance of Chief Minister Punjab.  Under the initiative, the authority will approve the building plans of all residential, commercial, industrial and warehouse projects within 30 days of[...]
Nessaince: Islamabad's first taste of Florence

Naissance: Islamabad’s first taste of Florence

September 26, 2019

The era of rebirth sprouted the change in art, literature and architecture. The Renaissance was a period of creativity and liberty. The liberties taken with the contemporary practices of the Greeks and Romans introduced a whole new horizon, and Florence was the centre of it. The movement that originated in[...]

LDA approves construction of 40-storey hotel on Mall Road

August 6, 2019

Lahore:            The Governing Body of Lahore Development Authority (LDA) gave a green signal to the construction of a 40-storey (400 feet) hotel on the Mall Road of Lahore. However, the building plan will be approved in a high-level meeting chaired by the Chief Minister. It is the second high-rise building[...]