Fawad Yousafzai

  • TISLAMABAD - The Senate sub-committee on energy Friday expressed anger over the Mari Petroleum Company’s behavior towards public representatives and demanded the complete record of the company’s officials. “High ups of the Mari gas are retired military persons, they are ‘holy ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - In a span of less than three months, for the second time National Electric Power Regulatory Authority has imposed a fine of Rs10 million on National Transmission & Despatch Company Limited (NTDC) on account of un-due delay in power evacuation projects (i.e. transmission lines for ...

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  • TISLAMABAD -  The Senate Standing Committee on Energy Thursday passed the 'Regulation of Generation, Transmission and Distribution of Electric Power (Amendment) Bill 2017', aimed at streamlining the affairs of the National Electric Power Regulatory Authority. The committee that met here with ...

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  • TISLAMABAD -  A parliamentary committee was Thursday informed that it is unlikely that Railway ML-I track, from Karachi to Peshawar, will be started during the tenure of the present government. "Due to lack of experience in modern railways, ML-I track will not be started during my tenure" said ...

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  • TISLAMABAD -  Sindh has reiterated its stance that the province has no objection to building new dams if they were constructed with consensus. The province has also rejected the distribution of water under historical or three tier formula and demanded the implementation of Water Accord 1991 so ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -  Three Chinese experts groups are arriving Pakistan in March for preparation and early kick off of CPEC Industrial Zones, review energy project progress and explore the way forward in oil and gas sector.  The experts groups, working under Joint Working Groups, that are ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Taking notice of the flawed design and cost escalation of the Akra Dam in Balochistan, which has failed to provide drinking water to Gwadar, a Senate sub-committee on Tuesday recommended action against the officials responsible. Instead of the initial estimates of Rs150 million, the ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Central Development Working Party (CDWP) Monday approved 24 projects worth Rs184.8 billion, out of which 10 projects of Rs169.6 billion were referred to ECNEC. Central Development Working Party meeting was held under the chairmanship of Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Sartaj Aziz. ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The federal government has granted additional charge of the post of Pakistan Commissioner for Indus Waters (PCIW), for three months, to Syed Muhammad Mehar Ali Shah, Joint Secretary, Water Resource Division. "On the consideration of the proposal at para 20 read with para 23 of the ...

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