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Industry and trade declining due to troubling situation

KARACHI, APR 7: /DNA/ – Chairman of National Business Group Pakistan, President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum, and All Karachi Industrial Alliance, and former provincial minister Mian Zahid Hussain on Friday said the poverty and anxiety of the people is increasing. The selfishness of the failed politicians is reaching its limits while the government is not being allowed to deliver despite a mandate till August, he said. Mian Zahid Hussain said that the government is unable to take necessary decisions for economic reforms due to political turmoil and the cost of politicalRead More

Reimagine and Restructure to Retain Valuable Talent

DNA ISLAMABAD, APR 7: S&P Global, in collaboration with Nutshell Group, held a webinar on ‘Career Development: Creating a Path for Employee Growth and Retention,’ recently. Leading corporate executives and HR experts examined the impact of technological advancements and organizational changes on workplace relationships. The discussion revolved around the ideal culture of a workplace that is continuously evolving, making it critical for organizations to redesign and re-think their work structures to retain their best talent. In his opening remarks, Mujeeb Zahur, Managing Director, S&P Global, said; “We at S&P GlobalRead More

Three more patients diagnosed with fatal coronavirus

FROM QAZI SHOAIB KHAN DNA ATTOCK (APRIL-07): Three more patients including one from Attock were diagnosed with fatal Coronavirus during the last 24 hours, raising the district’s confirmed cases to 47,853.As per the latest data released by the District Health Authority here Friday, the infected cases included 44,180 from Rawalpindi and 3,673 from other districts. Among the new cases, two patients had arrived from the Potohar town and one from Kahutta area.Presently, two patients were admitted to the Holy Family Hospital and one to the DHQ hospital Attock.The report addedRead More

Police forces directed to intensify crackdown against car, motorbike lifting

FROM QAZI SHOAIB KHAN DNA ATTOCK (APRIL-07): District Police Officer Attock Dr Sardar Ghiyas Gul Khan  on Friday while presiding over the crime control meeting has directed the police force to intensify the crackdown against the car and motorbike  lifting  across the district. A spokesman of Attock Police told media here on Friday.  DPO also urged the police officers to equally enforce the law making the success of all the projects launched for modern policing and smart working are subject to courteous behavioras well as prompt response of the publicRead More

Imparting modern skills to female personnel priority: IG

QAZI SHOIAB KHAN DNA ATTOCK (APRIL-07): Inspector General Police Punjab Dr. Usman Anwar while addressing the lady officers and personnel has said that lady police is being imparted training of modern policing skills of IT , weapon handling, anti-riot, traffic laws and community policing to utilize their potential in the police force. A spokesman of Punjab police told here on Friday. IG Punjab said that there are currently around 2 thousand lady officers under training in the Police Training College, Lahore, who will complete their training in the next fewRead More

Saudi Arabia signs $240m loan agreement to support Mohmand Dam

ISLAMABAD, APR 7: Saudi Arabia signed a $240 million loan agreement with Pakistan on Friday to support the Mohmand Multipurpose Dam Project, according to a statement issued by the Ministry of Economic Affairs. The agreement was signed by Sultan Abdulrahman Al-Marshad, CEO, Saudi Fund for development (SFD) and Kazim Niaz, Federal Secretary for Ministry of Economic Affairs. Saudi Ambassador to Pakistan Nawaf bin Said Al-Malki was also present on the occasion. The statement said this loan represents a strong partnership between Saudi Arabia and Pakistan in promoting sustainable development andRead More