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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

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

International Ferry Service to be launched in Pakistan

Minister of Ports and Shipping, Mir Hasil Khan Bizenjo conducted a meeting on Tuesday under the supervision of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif where discussions were held to finalize the requirement for the certification to launch a ferry service in Pakistan on both domestic and international grounds. The representatives of foreign affairs, interior, defense and narcotics control along with anti-narcotics and Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) attended this meeting. The Secretary

PIA is set to add 2nd A330 aircraft in its premier service next month

Pakistan International Airlines is set to add yet another A330 aircraft in its premier service next month. According to the reports, it will be the second A330 aircraft that PIA will use for the route of London via PIA premier service. The new service was officially launched on 14th August in the previous month on London route. While talking to APP, one of the sources said: “All flights of London

Gilgit-Baltistan Expressway to be the highest altitude road in the world

Chief Minister of Gilgit-Baltistan (G-B) Hafeezur Rehman has stated that the Gilgit-Baltistan Expressway would be the highest altitude road in the world. He made this comment while talking to PTV News. In addition, he said that the cost of this project is Rs. 82 billion which will essentially bring economic revolution in the entire region. He further stated: “An expressway costing Rs50 billion from Gilgit to Skardu will facilitate people

Spanish woman explains her fascinating tale of visiting Pakistan

Clara Arrighi, a Spanish woman recently visited Pakistan even though she did not want to. Her views before and after visiting the country had a 360 degree change. Before visiting Pakistan, she stated in her Facebook post: “When I was told I was going to Pakistan I started to think about all the reasons not to go, how to convince my office not to send me. I did not want