Tag Archives: K-P

K-P businessmen seek removal of property tax | The Express Tribune

PESHAWAR: The industrialists have expressed concern over collection of property tax from two industrial estates in Peshawar, terming it double taxation which should be abolished immediately. During a meeting on Tuesday, they urged the provincial government to review its decision regarding fixation of minimum wage for industrial workers and revise …

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Delay in submitting challans vitiates fair trial in K-P: SC | The Express Tribune

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court has declared that unjustifiable delay in the submission of investigation reports (challans) vitiates fair trial and due process in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa. “The British colonial rulers had enacted the Code in 1898 and had bound themselves to submit investigation reports (challans) promptly. In 1992, the Code was amended …

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Heatwave hits many cities in Pakistan | The Express Tribune

ISLAMABAD: An intense heatwave has swept Pakistan, with temperatures reaching above 40 degrees Celsius in many cities on Thursday. According to the Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD), the maximum temperature of 48˚C was recorded in Sindh’s Jacobabad. It said that Kashmore, Qambar Shahdadkot, Shikarpur, Larkana, Sanghar, and Shaheed Benazirabad districts recorded …

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K-P takes lead in IT sector with first-ever 5G trial | The Express Tribune

KARACHI: The country took one step further towards expanding its internet horizon on Thursday with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (K-P) conducting the successful test of 5G technology for consumers at the Durshal Incubation Center in Peshawar. The PTCL Group and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Information Technology Board (KPITB), under the umbrella of Department of …

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ECC meeting to discuss 13-point agenda | The Express Tribune

ISLAMABAD: The cabinet’s Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) is likely to approve a total of 500,000 metric tonnes of wheat for Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and a technical supplementary grant for wheat to Gilgit-Baltistan at subsidised rates in its next meeting. The ECC meeting will be held tomorrow (Thursday) under Federal Minister for …

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‘Only one certified cardiac doctor for whole of K-P’ | The Express Tribune

ISLAMABAD: During a hearing regarding substandard stents at the Supreme Court (SC) on Wednesday it was revealed that there was only one certified cardiac doctor in the whole of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P). A three-member bench headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan Gulzar Ahmed heard the case. The apex court expressed anger over the …

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