MUHAMMAD ASAD CHAUDHRY

  • TISLAMABAD   -   After serving over a decade in the capital city from Additional Deputy Commissioner to the Commissioner Islamabad, a grade-20 officer of Pakistan Administrative Services Amir Ali Ahmed is now going to hold the charge of Chairman Capital Development Authority, ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -   The National Highway Authority is going to hand over its building spreading over an area of 7-kanal located in the scenic Naran Valley to a private firm for establishment of a rest area cum resort on a throwaway rent, which is approximately Rs1,41,000 per ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - A citizen while using ‘Pakistan Citizen Portal’ suggested the National Highway Authority to name the motorways across the country after Holy Prophet (PBUH) and other eminent personalities of the Islamic history to implement the premier’s vision regarding ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Federal Government Employees Housing Foundation has received 88 proposals from 39 private firms in which they offered to share around 570,000 kanals of land across the country to execute the Prime Minister’s flagship ‘Naya Pakistan housing project’.  Prime ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - At the time when incumbent government is claiming to retrieve hundreds of acres encroached land from land grabbers, the National Highway Authority is continuously ignoring massive enrichments done by the Giga Mall Rawalpindi on the Right of Way of National Highway N-5, commonly known as ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Issuance of licences to sell seasonal fruits in the capital city has become one of the sources of money-making for officials deputed at the Directorate of Municipal Administration (DMA) of the Metropolitan Corporation Islamabad (MCI). DMA grants licences to sell oranges and fish in ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - An on-ground inspection revealed that Gojra-Khanewal portion of Faisalabad-Multan Motorway (M-4) is most likely to miss its completion deadline of January 2019 due to pending work at site, a report stated. The report recommends that ‘liquidated damages’ should be imposed on ...

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  • TISLAMABAD   -  The audit report 2017-18 blamed National Transport Research Centre (NTRC) for the non-finalisation of National Transport Policy, which is under preparation from last many years while it also recommends recovery of over Rs.3.72 million from eighteen experts on account ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -   The pace of ongoing projects executed by the National Highway Authority (NHA) is expected to be increased in coming months as most of the contractors got their pending dues after the release of around Rs25 billion by the Finance Division. “There were liabilities ...

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  • TISLAMABAD   -  The audit report for year 2017-18 has found ‘irregularities’ in the purchase of a bulletproof vehicle for then minister for housing and works Akram Khan Durrani while it also pointed out unauthorised allocation of two additional vehicles to him.  ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The textile sector alone cannot achieve the exports target of the country and we will have to move towards the export of engineering goods, it was said by the Advisor to Prime Minister for Commerce, Textile & Industries Production and Investment Abdul Razaq Dawood. He has appeared ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The government has been failed to achieve anything ‘substantial’ through its months-long tussle with the opposition over chairmanship of Public Accounts Committee as there is nothing new in the agreement reached between treasury and opposition benches last week.  The ...

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  • TIslamabad-The Capital Development Authority (CDA) has asked the district administration to move against the management of Ghouri Town under section 46 of the CDA Ordinance, which provides six months imprisonment or fine or both for its violators.  A letter in this regard was written by the ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - It seems that another controversy is on the cards as the National Highway Authority (NHA) is going to withdraw toll tax exemption given to the vehicles of legislators while traveling on national highways and motorways. Sources inside NHA informed that the decision to withdraw said ...

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  • TISLAMABAD-The Capital Development Authority issued notices to owners of farmhouses including ‘bigwigs’ for regularisation of their compoundable excess covered area while notices were also served to the owners of those farmhouses, where the excess covered areas is liable to be ...

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  • TIslamabad-A project to extend the Metro Bus from Peshawar Morr to the Islamabad International Airport (IIA) is going to miss another deadline of December 2018, which was earlier set for its completion.  The project is facing continuous delays since August 2017, which was initially slated as ...

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  • TIslamabad  -  As the incumbent government under the vision of Prime Minister Imran Khan provides temporary shelters to homeless people in big cities during cold winters, the one and only Public Inn (Sarai-e-Aam) of the federal capital is awaiting the attention of city managers since the ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - A parliamentary committee on Thursday expressed resentment over the continuous absence of Federal Secretary Communication Shoaib Ahmed Siddique and National Highway Authority Chairman Jawad Rafique Malik from its meetings. A sub-committee was formed by the Senate Standing Committee on ...

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  • TISLAMABAD   -  A total of 41 private companies submitted their proposals to the Federal Government Employees Housing Foundation (FGEHF) to become partner in the execution of Prime Minister’s initiative of 5 million houses project. Prime Minister Imran Khan had announced his ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - State Minister for Communication Murad Saeed has presented report on the performance of his ministry and its allied departments in pursuance of the Prime Minister’s 100-day plan in a press conference at the NHA headquarters on Tuesday. The report showed that the ministry retrieved ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - A tourists’ camping resort commonly known as ‘happy campsite’—located at the doorstep of Rose and Jasmine Garden was one of the famous destinations for foreigners around five years ago. However, the same facility has now been turned into a ‘ghost ...

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  • TIslamabad  -  A two-day International Rahmatul-Lil-Alameen Conference on Thursday concluded at the Jinnah Convention Centre, Islamabad with a keynote address of President Dr Arif Alvi. The conference was organised by the Ministry of Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony on the eve of ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The National Highway Authority has terminated all the concessional contracts awarded to seven advertisers — allowing them the promotional and display rights alongside the highways networks across the country. The move came in implementation of an order passed by the Supreme Court ...

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  • TIslamabad-There appears to be an effort to regularise Imran Khan’s Bani Gala residence in the guise of ongoing ‘regularisation process’ by declaring it a part of Islamabad’s Zone-IV. However, this is being done without proper identification of the highest watermark of Rawal ...

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  • Tislamabad - According to a report launched on Thursday, a person is killed or badly injured in a road accident in Pakistan every five minutes. The economic cost of such is estimated to be 3-5 percent of Pakistan’s total GDP. The data, however, is inconsistent with available official records. ...

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  • TISLAMABAD   -   According to a report launched on Thursday, in every five minutes, someone is killed or badly injured in road traffic crash in Pakistan while the economic cost is estimated at 3-5 percent of the country’s total GDP. The data however is inconsistent with ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The Prime Minister’s Advisor for Commerce, Textile, Industries and Production Abdul Razak Dawood assured textile mills’ owners of implementing the Economic Coordination Council’s decision on uniform energy rates for five zero-rated industries including textile in ...

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  • Tislamabad - The National Highway Authority launched its mobile application titled ‘NHA-IS’ to facilitate the citizens while travelling on national highways and motorways. State Minister for Communication Murd Saeed participated as the chief guest in launching ceremony of the application ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The National Highway Authority in line with the austerity drive launched by the incumbent government fetched Rs213.7 million by selling 201 vehicles at its headquarters and regional offices. The weeklong auction process concluded on Monday with the last auction held at Gilgit office of ...

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  • TIslamabad-A cricket turned multipurpose ground—renovated and maintained by the private sector—located on Embassy road is one of the best models of Corporate Social Responsibility Initiatives (CSRI). The excellent model needs to be replicated in other parts of the city as well. There are ...

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