Karachi (Urdu:کراچی / ALA-LC: Karācī IPA:[kəˈrɑːˌtʃi]) is the largest city of Pakistan and the capital of the province of Sindh as well as one of the largest and most populous metropolitan cities in the world. It is also the main seaport and financial center of the country. Karachi metro has an estimated population of over 23.5million people as of 2013, and area of approximately 3,527km2 (1,362sqmi), resulting in a density of more than 6,000 people per square kilometre (15,500 per square mile).
Karachi is also ranked as a beta world city. It was the capital of Pakistan until Islamabad was constructed as a capital to spread development evenly across the country and to prevent it from being concentrated in Karachi. Karachi is the location of the Port of Karachi and Port Bin Qasim, two of the region's largest and busiest ports. After the independence of Pakistan, the city population increased dramatically when hundreds of thousands of MuslimMuhajirs from India and from other parts of South Asia came to settle in Karachi.
DHAKA/KARACHI, Pakistan...Pakistani officials at the NBP’s head office in Karachi were unavailable for comment despite repeated requests ... increase in total provisioning to BDT137 million,” Sana Tawfik, banking sector analyst at Karachi-based Arif Habib Limited, told ArabNews.
According to a press statement from the commissioner office, the meeting was attended among others by transport secretary Shariq Ahmed, the deputy commissioners of East, South and Malir districts, the chief executive officer of TransKarachi, and senior officials of the Mass ...
KARACHI, (UrduPoint / PakistanPointNews - 4th Mar, 2021 ) .Sindh Chapter of Association of Private Sector Universities, Pakistan has been formed to ensure better coordination among the universities in Sindh ...Abdul Rehman while speaking at oath taking ceremony of the newly elected office bearers of Sindh Chapter of the association, at M.
While, Rs 20 million had been kept for construction of barrack accommodation for ASF personnel along with mess and allied facilities at Chitral airport, Rs 65 million for construction of double storey barracks for ASF at FaisalabadAirport, Rs 21.280 million for construction of ...
KARACHI ... In an online corporate briefing, KE Chief Financial Officer (CFO) AamirGhaziani reiterated the company’s commitment with taking Karachi to a power surplus position by 2022. The upcoming 900MW RLNG-based BQPS-III is proceeding as per expected timelines while renewable energy projects of 350MW were also in the pipeline, he said ... .
The NationalCommission for Justice and Peace (Karachi office) organised the seminar the other day on the premises of the St ... Farooq, who is also UrbanResourceCentre’s joint director, also asked the commission to take notice of the ongoing anti-encroachment drive in Karachi that is causing displacement of hundreds of minority families ... .
ISLAMABAD ... In blow to Imran, his finance minister loses senate seat to former PM Gilani. Khan will get majority votes from lawmakers in the 342-member lower house when the voting is held, Mohammed Sohail, the chief executive officer at Topline Securities Ltd, in Karachi said. Qureshi said the premier will seek a vote “soon,” without giving a date ... .