Posts From Zubair Ahmed

New airline Serene Air is going to launch in Pakistan soon

An addition of new airline, Serene Air, will be added very soon in the aviation of Pakistan, reported by ProPakistani. The airline is expected to start the domestic flight operations in Pakistan in the near future. The timeframe of the launch is not yet confirmed; however, the company is actively looking for an appropriate time to begin the operation in the country. As per the rules, the airline will initially

SBP starts receiving 10 rupee coin; will introduce it in couple of weeks

According to the spokesperson of State Bank of Pakistan (SBP), the SBP has started to receive 10 rupee coin from Pakistan Mint from Monday. However, the federal government is expected to introduce the 10 rupee coin in a couple of weeks. While talking to Express Tribune, the spokesperson of SBP stated: “The SBP started receiving Rs10 coins from Pakistan Mint — the nation’s oldest mint located in Lahore’s Shalimar Town

Amnesty International declares Pakistan as the third largest host for refugees

According to a report released by Amnesty International, Pakistan is declared as third largest host for refugees in the world. The top refugee hosting country is Jordan with over 2.7 million refugees followed by Turkey with 2.5 million refugees. Pakistan managed to grab third position in the world as it is home to over 1.6 million refugees. The London-based human rights body stated that 10 countries (Jordan, Turkey, Pakistan, Lebanon,

Pakistan Railways launches its e-ticketing service

The first node that comes in the mind of any customer regarding Pakistan Railways is its chaotic situation and never ending queues especially at the ticket counter. According to ministry of railways, it is the responsibility of Pakistan Railways to provide fast, affordable and comfortable railway transport to the customers. Due to the recent and sorry condition and mismanagement of this department, people tend to avoid traveling through train. But

China’s Foton Motor intends to expand their business in Pakistan

Foton Motor Company, business transport producers of China is planning to invest in Pakistan. As a result, a group of Foton Motors met the Finance Minister of Pakistan Ishaq Dar last week. The company exhibited interest to utilize their resources into the neighborhood automobile industry to expand their business. The government had made some adjustments in the auto policy for the next 5 years which was highly appreciated by the

Indus Motor Company officially launches Toyota Hilux Revo in Pakistan

After months of rumors and speculations, Indus Motor Company (IMC) has finally and officially launched Toyota Hilux Revo in Pakistan. The company arranged an event in Karachi to mark the introduction of IMC (3S) dealership in the Pakistani market. Moreover, the officials also celebrated the launch of Toyota Hilux Revo. The officials of IMC and Toyota were present at the time of launching much anticipated vehicle. According to the sources

License of BOL TV is restored by Sindh High Court

Headed by Justice Zulfiqar Ahmed, Sindh High Court (SHC) has ordered to reinstate the license of BOL TV. The license of BOL TV was cancelled around one year ago. During the hearing, the court termed the cancellation as illegal. In addition, the court asked Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) and other concerned authorities to let BOL TV work. Justice Zulfiqar also asked PEMRA to submit an official response as

You can now register complaints via using Rescue 15 app

Lahore police has taken a great step by launching a GPS-aware complaint system for android devices. The application Rescue 15 will help users to lodge their complaints through an app. Supported with an embedded feature of GPS; the concerned department can track the whereabouts of the complainant. Subsequently, it will enable the department to take swift and prompt action against criminals. Following are the 3 services that the app provides: 1-

China has invested $14 billion in CPEC projects so far

Under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), China has so far financed $14 billion in 30 early harvest projects. These projects will be completed under CPEC which is a flagship project of the “One Belt One Road” initiative. It was launched by Chinese President Xi Jinping. Chinese Embassy Deputy Chief of Mission, Zhao Lijian was quoted as saying: “Out of the 30 projects, 16 were under construction” Additionally, he stated that

31 PhD and 26 MPhil programmes shut down across number of Pakistani universities

Due to the failure of meeting the requirements set by the Higher Education Commission (HEC), as many as 31 PhD and 26 MPhil programmes have been shut down across number of universities in Pakistan. The Chairperson of HEC, Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed during a press conference explained that different institutes offering MS, MPhil and PhD programmes were inspected by the education commission’s Quality Assurance Agency. The programmes that couldn’t meet the quality requirements