Topic: Footing
anti dengue campaign launched war footing adiala jail
September 17, 2014, 1:51 pm

Anti dengue campaign launched in Adiala jail

Rawalpindi- Anti dengue campaign has been launched on emergency basis in Adiala jail in Rawalpindi. This campaign has been initiated under the directives of Punjab government. In the face of growing number of dengue cases in jails, Inspector general jails Punjab Mian Farooq Nazir has issued ...

vows bring economy strong footing
March 06, 2014

PM vows to bring economy back on strong footing

ISLAMABAD - Expressing satisfaction over the improvement in national economy as compared to the last year, Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif expressed his government's resolve to bring back the economy on strong footing.Talking to a group of Parliamentarians from Gujranwala here on Wednesday ...

US must move off ‘permanent war footing’

WASHINGTON  - In a major policy speech, President Barack Obama touted his efforts to end the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan so as to move the United States off ‘a permanent war footing’, as he reminded that drone strikes too have been restricted.The President also said “a small ...

war footing
June 09, 2013

Let’s work on a war footing

A report on the inner story of Bhasha dam has appeared in a newspaper in which serious concerns have been shown from World Bank that is not in favour of this dam while Chairman WAPDA favours Dasu dam, which is a run of the river project without any water storage capacity, as per adviser Water and ...

china economy grows shaky footing
April 15, 2013

China economy grows but on shaky footing

BEIJING (AFP) - China’s economic growth likely picked up slightly in the first quarter of this year, according to an AFP poll of analysts, but they say the rebound is fragile and key data unreliable.First-quarter gross domestic product (GDP) for the world’s second-largest economy is due ...

Country's banking system standing on strong footing

KARACHI - Pakistan's banking system is standing on strong footing and there is no threat to it by world economic turmoil. This was stated by the former governor State Bank of Pakistan and Director IBA Dr Ishrat Hussain while speaking at a seminar on Global Financial Melt Down organised by the ...

Zardari Ending Loadshedding War Footing
October 11, 2008, 6:36 pm

Zardari for ending loadshedding on war footing

President Asif Ali Zardari Saturday said power and energy was most critical for economic development of the country and directed swift measures to end loadshedding and power shortages on war footing. During a detailed presentation on "International Competitive Bidding for New IPP and Rental Power ...

Euro Firm Footing Dollar
July 02, 2008

Euro on firm footing against dollar

LONDON (AFP) - The euro firmed against the dollar on Tuesday as the foreign exchange market awaited fresh economic data ahead of a likely eurozone interest rate hike later this week. The European single currency edged up to 1.5746 dollars in morning London trading from 1.5745 dollars in New York ...