• Daily Times

    Sindh CM worried about Rs 119bn shortfall this year

    Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah, presiding over a cabinet meeting on Thursday, said that the federal government, during nine and half months of the current financial year, had transferred Rs 406 billion against a share of Rs 526 billion; thereby making a shortfall of Rs 119 billion. “This has badly affected the development […]

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  • The News

    NAB receives complaints against land frauds

    The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Karachi on Thursday held a monthly public hearing (Khuli Kachehri) at the NAB office and received various complaints from the general public. A spokesman for the NAB Karachi said that a large number of complainants submitted their applications regarding land frauds committed by government officials in connivance with private persons. […]

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  • Dawn

    Alvi stresses corruption-free environment to attract investment

    FAISALABAD: President Arif Alvi said that Faisalabad has become the centre stage of trade and business activities in the wake of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project. Addressing the Export Excellence Award ceremony organised by the Pakistan Textile Exporters Association (PTEA) here on Thursday, he said that Pakistan is expanding its business ties with more nations […]

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  • Tribune

    ‘Govt, opposition in talks for NAB reforms’

    ISLAMABAD: The government and the opposition are holding negotiations on amending the law governing the National Accountability Bureau (NAB). Law Minister Farogh Naseem said on Thursday that he and Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi frequently met opposition members to discuss the matter. “But the opposition’s response to the government’s recommendations has not been positive so […]

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  • Tribune

    Apex court summons FIA, anti-corruption in disabled job quota case

    ISLAMABAD.: The Supreme Court on Thursday summoned members of the anti-corruption establishment and the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) to court to probe allegedly the unlawful recruitment on quotas originally meant for persons with disabilities. A three-judge bench headed by Justice Azmat Saeed decided that action would be taken against all individuals found facilitating undeserving people […]

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  • The News

    NAB chairman to review performance of bureaus, headquarters

    ISLAMABAD: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chairman Justice (Retd) Javed Iqbal directed all Director Generals of NAB to conduct all complaint verifications, inquiries and investigations according on merit in accordance with law. The NAB chairman chaired the monthly meeting of NAB Regional Bureaus to review the performance of all Regional Bureaus and NAB Headquarters in order […]

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  • Pakistan Today

    Govt to revise property valuation rates from July 1, says minister

    ISLAMABAD: Minister of State for Revenue Hammad Azhar on Thursday said that the government would revise property valuation rates from July 1. Responding to a calling attention notice in the Senate, Hammad said the government was taking steps to broaden the tax net and added that the next year would be focused on fiscal consolidation […]

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  • Business Recorder

    NAB holds training session for KP anti-graft agency

    PESHAWAR: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Khyber Pakhtunkhwa organized a training session on the topic “Role of Public Interests Disclosure Act, 2017 in Prevention of Corruption” at Provincial Anti-Corruption Establishment KP here on Thursday. About 50 Officers (Circle Incharge and Assistant Directors) of the Anti-Corruption Establishment from across the province attended the session. The training was […]

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  • Business Recorder

    SHC expresses dissatisfaction against NAB IO in land grabbing case

    KARACHI: Sindh High Court (SHC) on Wednesday expressed dissatisfaction against National Accountability Bureau’s (NAB) assistant director Imtiaz Ruk for his poor investigation in a case pertaining to 13,00 acres of occupied land of forest department. A division bench, headed by SHC chief justice Ahmed Ali M Shaikh, heard the case pertaining to the investigation in […]

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  • Dawn

    SC wants to find solution in Pindi, Murree land cases

    ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court said on Tuesday it intended to find a solution under the law in the cases relating to encroachment of forest and Shamlat lands by Messsers Bahria Town (Pvt) Ltd in the areas of Rakh Takht Pari in Rawalpindi, and Sulkhtar and Manga in Murree. But, at the same time, a three-judge […]

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