Daily Archives: March 9, 2017

PACRA upgrades UIC’s rating to AA-

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Credit Rating Agency (PACRA) has upgraded the IFS rating of The United Insurance Company of Pakistan Limited (UIC) to “AA-“(Double A Minus). The rating denotes very strong capacity to meet policyholder and ……

Minister: (Nisar directs FIA to complete impartial investigation into spot fixing in PSL)

ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ahmed has directed FIA to complete an impartial investigation into the spot fixing in Pakistan Super League (PSL) at the earliest.

The Interior Minister issued these directives during a meeting ……

Rollout of PCV-10 vaccine effectively protects children from two deadly diseases, study

Karachi: Pneumonia and meningitis account for nearly one in three child deaths in Pakistan every year. A four-year study of the impact of the Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine (PCV-10), has found that the vaccine prevents children ……

Demand to take all-out steps for transparent census

Karachi: An all parties’ conference arranged by Pasban e Pakistan here, in a resolution, demanded to hold the coming national census in a transparent manner and take all-out steps in this regard.

The APC presided ……

Trade: (CDA asked to construct parking and underpass in Blue Area)

ISLAMABAD: Khalid Iqbal Malik, President, Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) has called upon the CDA to take urgent measures for construction of parking and underpass in Blue Area as lack of these facilities ……

KP: (Jhagra, Hilal discuss matters pertaining to welfare of people)

ISLAMABAD: Senator Hilal-ur-Rehman called on the Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Iqbal Zafar Jhagra at Peshawar on Friday.

He remained with the Governor for some time and discussed matters pertaining to the welfare of people of ……