Tuesday, November 16th, 2021
ISLAMABAD, NOV 16: Prime Minister Imran Khan took pride on Tuesday in what he described as his government’s foresight to focus on long-term development, prioritising the future of coming generations over success in elections. “Nations progress when they think about their future generations, not the coming elections,” he said while addressing the groundbreaking ceremony of the 128-kilometre-long Lillah-Jhelum Road in Islamabad. Giving the example of China, which he said had progressed immensely over a period of 30 years, the premier explained that the neighbouring country saw prosperity because its leadershipRead More
LONDON, NOV 16 /DNA/ – High Commissioner for Pakistan to the UK, Moazzam Ahmad Khan held the 10th virtual ‘Khuli Katchehry’ with the British Pakistani community today. A large number of diaspora members discussed and sought redressal of their problems regarding visas, NICOPs, POCs, passports, Roshan Digital Account and property matters in Pakistan.The High Commissioner redressed some problems of the community members instantly assuring that the remaining issues would be taken up with the concerned authorities in Pakistan. He also welcomed the suggestions of the diaspora members for the improvementRead More
Myanmar’s junta has charged ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi with committing electoral fraud during the 2020 polls, state media reported Tuesday. Myanmar has been in turmoil since a military coup in February sparked nationwide protests and a deadly crackdown on dissent. Detained since the putsch, Suu Kyi, 76, faces a raft of charges including illegally importing walkie talkies, sedition and corruption, and faces decades in jail if convicted. The latest charges entail “election fraud and lawless actions”, state-run newspaper Global New Light of Myanmar reported, without giving details onRead More
KARACHI, NOV 16 /DNA/ – Karachi Marriott Hotel has appointed Mr. Maurizio Romani as its new General Manager. The official announcement for the new General Manager was made by Mr. Haseeb Gardezi – Chief Operating Officer, Hospitality and Education Division, Hashoo Group, during the dinner reception held at Islamabad Marriott Hotel. Prior to joining Karachi Marriott Hotel, Mr. Romani was the General Manager at Islamabad Marriott Hotel since 2018.
LAHORE, NOV 16: Pakistan will host the Men’s Champions Trophy in 2025, the International Cricket Council (ICC) announced on Tuesday. It will be the first major global cricket tournament to be played in Pakistan since 1996 when it hosted the Men’s Cricket World Cup alongside India and Sri Lanka. The final was played in Lahore with Sri Lanka claiming the title. Reacting to the announcement, Pakistan Cricket Board Chairman Ramiz Raja said it was a matter of great pride and delight that the country would host the major ICC tournament.Read More
Nazir H Siyal KARACHI: A Joint Venture of Ghani Global Holdings Limited (GGL) and Kilowatt Labs Inc USA held a Signing Ceremony here at the local hotel on Tuesday.On the occasion, Guest of honour Mr. John Coronado US Commercial Counselor Pakistan, the President GGL group Mr. Ashraf Bhawani and CEO Atique Ahmed Khan, Chairman AKD group, Aqeel Karim Dhedhi and various other business heads and CEOs of local and international organizations attended the Joint Venture event. The Speakers spoke high about the electric super Capacitor energy is the future ofRead More