• Dawn

    Suspension Of NAB Officers Extended

    MULTAN: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) chairman retired Justice Javed Iqbal has extended the suspension of three officers from Multan NAB office for taking a Rs10.5 million bribe. According to a NAB notification issued on August 27, the suspension period of additional director Ahmed Mumtaz Bajwa and assistant directors Ali Arslan and Faisal Manzoor was extended […]

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  • Dawn

    ACE Launches Probe Into Rs4.5bn Corruption In RBOD-II Project

    HYDERABAD: A formal inquiry into Rs4.5 billion misappropriation in Right Bank Outfall Drain-II (RBOD) project has been launched by the anti-corruption establishment (ACE) department last month after a departmental inquiry by the Sindh irrigation department detected financial irregularities in July. An inquiry by four member committee led by Chief Engineer Zahid Shaikh was conducted which […]

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  • Dawn

    Tug Of War Between CDA, Metropolitan Corporation Intensifies

    ISLAMABAD: The tug of war between the Capital Development Authority (CDA) and the Metropolitan Corporation Islamabad (MCI) over transfer and posting powers has intensified after the CDA told the MCI that it could not transfer CDA employees working under it. In an official letter, the CDA told the MCI on Monday that until its rules […]

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  • Pakistan Today

    Bill Moved In Senate To Restrict NAB From Prosecuting Offences Of Rs500m

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan People’s Party Parliamentarians (PPPP) Senator Farooq Hamid Naek on Monday introduced a legislative proposal in the Senate, seeking amendments in the National Accountability Ordinance (NAO) 1999. The bill – the National Accountability (Amendment) Bill, 2019 – sought amendment in Section 5 to ensure that only offences of Rs500 million or more are to be […]

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  • The Nation

    NAB Recovered Rs 71b Money In Last 22 Months

    ISLAMABAD        –    Chairman National Accountability Bureau Justice (Retd) Javed Iqbal chaired a meeting to review its 22-month performance from October 2017 to till date. During the meeting, it was informed that during the last 22 months, NAB recovered directly and indirectly Rs 71 billion from corrupt elements and deposited in the […]

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  • The News

    NAB Seeks Record Of EPD Projects, Purchases

    LAHORE: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has directed the Environmental Protection Department (EPD) Punjab to submit the record of development projects as well as purchases. A letter, written by the NAB on August 20, said that in connection with a complaint being processed, the department is required to direct the representative concerned to provide a […]

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  • The News

    State Land Reclaimed

    An anti-encroachment operation to reclaim valuable state land was conducted in Harbanspura, tehsil Shalimar, by the Anti-Corruption Establishment. State land measuring approximately 3-Kanal was reclaimed from illegal occupation. According to Revenue Department, the cost of the land is approximately Rs51,000,000. Meanwhile, a successful trap raid was conducted by the ACE in the supervision of a […]

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  • The News

    Corruption Case: Court Dismisses Accused’s Plea For Going Abroad

    KARACHI: The Accountability Court has dismissed the application of an accused in the Rs17 billion JVLL corruption case, who had been barred from going abroad. The verdict said that the documents produced to support the application could not convince the court and that the accused had already misused the court’s earlier leniency and was now […]

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  • Dawn

    Exporters Get Rs22bn Refunds Via New System

    ISLAMABAD: The Fede­ral Board of Revenue (FBR) on Monday released Rs22 billion of verified sales tax refunds to exporters through the newly installed Fully Automated Sales Tax e-Refund (FASTER) system. The first payment through FASTER module against the refund claims for July has been made and the State Bank of Pakistan confirmed the credit of […]

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  • Dawn

    PTCL Not Paying Due Amount To Pensioners

    ISLAMABAD: A Senate panel on Monday criticised the Pakistan Teleco­mmunication Company Ltd (PTCL) for not paying the due amount to its pensioners and decided to forward a complaint against its management. Chairperson of the Senate Standing Committee on Information Technology and Telecommunication Rubina Khalid assailed the information technology ministry for not taking the PTCL management’s […]

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