Latest News for: Karachi office


Some PIA experiences

Dawn 08 May 2021
For return ticket confirmation, I visited the PIA office in Karachi’s Avenue Centre every alternate day and returned after simply being told that I was on ‘priority waiting list’ ... operation and office in Bahrain, which was one of the most lucrative destinations for the airline.

MQM-P raises concern over rise in extortion, street crime in city

The News International 08 May 2021
Addressing a press conference at the party’s office, MQM-P leader Senator Faisal Subzwari said cases of extortion were on the rise in Karachi mainly because police in the city were non-local ... Former mayor and MQM-P Senior Deputy Convener Wasim Akhar said Karachi had been plagued ...

All parties except PPP boycott NA-249 recount

The News International 07 May 2021
KARACHI ... The recount hit a snag on Thursday when the candidates objected to the unsealed bags and got out of the DRO's office in protest ... The petition filed states that before the by-election, around 17,000 votes were transferred from Karachi to other cities and preferred officers were brought in from the education department as presiding officers.

High court asks for mechanism to collect dog-bite data from DMCs

Dawn 07 May 2021
KARACHI ... DMCs and municipal officers and file a report on the next hearing. The bench also took exception to the absence of the Karachi administrator despite being put on notice and directed him to appear in person on June 2 and explain his failure to comply with the court order.

PCB completes first phase of COVID-19 vaccination for players and support staff

Hindustan Times 07 May 2021
The vaccination drive started on March 4 in Karachi and carried on for ... The vaccination drive started in Karachi and our first priority was to get the players and support staff involved in the tournament vaccinated," PCB Chief Operating Officer Salman Naseer said in a statement.

PCB approach Emirates Cricket Board to stage remainder of 2021 PSL season in UAE

The National 07 May 2021
The outstanding matches were rescheduled for June, with a view to holding them in Karachi ... “There was a view we should do it in UAE, simply because things in UAE are, to an extent, more manageable,” Sameen Rana, the chief operating officer of Lahore Qalandars, told The National on Tuesday.

Syed Hasan appointed Deputy Commissioner IR

Urdu Point 07 May 2021
... -IR (BS-19 on regular basis), Large Taxpayers Office, Islamabad ... FBR also notified that Mohammad Farooq Azam Memon, a BS-20 officer of IR Service has appointed as Commissioner-IR (Appeals-II), Karachi.

Pakistan vaccinates male cricketers, support staff in first phase

Indian Express 07 May 2021
The vaccination drive started on March 4 in Karachi and carried on ... The vaccination drive started in Karachi and our first priority was to get the players and support staff involved in the tournament vaccinated,” PCB Chief Operating Officer Salman Naseer said in a statement.

CM orders providing Covid vaccine to private hospitals for free inoculation

The News International 07 May 2021
The meeting was told that the new Covid cases were on the rise in Karachi, where the detection ratio had been recorded at 14.32 per cent, which was quite dangerous ... The district administration of Karachi sealed 64 shops, arrested seven persons and warned 369 others.

Four, including former COO, booked for alleged scam at fertilizer company

The News International 07 May 2021
Karachi police have booked former chief operating officer (COO) Muhammad Rafiq Bhojani, his son, and two others including his nephew, for theft and forgery of documents of a private fertiliser company ... Sheikh Anas had filed a complaint at the police station on May 5, against Rafiq Bhojani and the three others ... .

Four political parties boycott NA-249 Karachi by-poll recount

Dawn 06 May 2021
Four political parties — including the PTI, the PML-N, the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) and the Pak Sarzameen Party (PSP) — announced on Thursday a boycott of the recounting of votes in Karachi's NA-249 constituency. The parties accused the returning officer (RO) of failing to ...

Pakistani aid group sees former recipients return as volunteers for Ramadan food drive

The National 06 May 2021
Hamdaard Haath is now in its fifth year of operation, catering to the needy in Pakistan’s two largest cities, Lahore and Karachi ...Last year, the pandemic struck us hard and there were days we didn’t have anything to eat,” an office worker volunteering at this year’s dastarkhwan near Karachi’s Khayaban-e-Shahbaz told The National.

After 6pm all shops, including groceries to be closed: Murad Shah

Urdu Point 06 May 2021
KARACHI, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 6th May, 2021 ) .Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah on Thursday decided to close all the shops, including groceries after 6 pm and the restaurants would not be allowed to offer takeaway facility after Iftar, however they would be ...

Companies’ registration jumps 186 percent in April

The News International 06 May 2021
ISLAMABAD ... The highest numbers of companies of 736 were registered in Islamabad, followed by 667, 378 and 151 companies registered in Lahore, Karachi and Peshawar, respectively. The company registration offices in Multan, Faisalabad, Gilgit-Baltistan, Quetta and Sukkur registered 131, 48, 48, 23 and 3 companies, respectively ... .

KE working to add 900MW to its network, governor told

Dawn 05 May 2021
KARACHI. The Karachi Electric (KE) authorities on Tuesday informed Governor Imran Ismail that the Bin Qasim Power Station-III (BQPS-III) would add 900 megawatts to the power utility’s network in the metropolis ... I have also assured them of fullest support from my office and from the government of Pakistan,” he added.