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Brazil eyes privatization of Eletrobras

BRASÍLIA: Brazil’s government is eying the privatization of giant power utility Eletrobras in a bid to balance a yawning budget deficit, the energy ministry said, sparking a surge in share prices Tuesday. “This is a move of fundamental importance for developing the Brazilian electricity sector,” Mining and Energy Minister Fernando ...

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UAE ambassador calls on COAS | Pakistan

Ambassador of UAE to Pakistan Essa Abdullah Al Basha Al-Noaimi met the Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Tuesday. -ISPR RAWALPINDI: Ambassador of UAE to Pakistan Essa Abdullah Al Basha Al-Noaimi called on Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa to bid farewell at the end ...

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Articles 62, 63 to be taken up in reforms committee

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Law and Justice Zahid Hamid Tuesday said the government would take up articles 62 and 63 of the constitution in the reforms committee. He was speaking during National Assembly’s session called to debate amendments to a proposed election law put forward by opposition parties. A member of ...

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Senate passes the Post Office (Amendment) Bill, 2017

ISLAMABAD: The Upper House of Parliament on Tuesday passed the Post Office (Amendment) Bill, 2017 after its clause by clause reading. Minister for Postal Services Molana Ameer Zaman tabled the bill and the House passed it through voice voting. Another bill – the Marine Insurance Bill, 2017 – was referred ...

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‘Super Power’ blames Pakistan for its failure in Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD: Former Foreign Secretary Akram Zaki, commenting on policy statement of American President Donald Trump Tuesday said the ‘Supper Power’ was blaming Pakistan for its failure in Afghanistan and it seemed that instead of Washington, the US policies regarding Pakistan were being formulated in New Dheli. Talking to APP about ...

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Tractor production grew by 54.59pc in FY 2016-17

ISLAMABAD: Tractor production in the country during financial year ended on June 30, 2017 increased by 54.59 percent as compared the production of same period last year. According to the Computation of Quantum Index Numbers of Large Scale Manufacturing Industries, about 53,564 tractors were manufactured during the period from July-June, ...

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Most political parties turn down MQM’s APC invite | Pakistan

KARACHI: Several political parties (major and minor) turned down Muttahida Quami Movement-Pakistan’s invite to attend its all parties’ conference (APC) scheduled for 3PM on Tuesday. After 12 PM, several political parties through their spokespersons sent out the word, declining the MQM-P’s invitation aimed at reaching out to other political players. ...

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