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Budget 2017-18: Government to Increase Pay by 10-15%

Federal Budget 2017-18 is in the final stage of formulation, and the government has ensured the new opportunities for the Federal Government employees. Chances for the pay increase up to 10 to 15% are high subject to suitable finalization of terms and conditions with IMF. According to officials at Federal Ministry of Finance, recommendation for increasing salaries and pensions from 10 to 20% are under consideration.  It will take the additional expense of approximately fifty billion rupees. In addition to several new opportunities, the government is going to withdraw the several tax reliefs as per the instructions of the IMF. As per the instructions of IMF, the new taxes of worth PKR 350 billion will be imposed. After the failure …

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1st May Labour Day to be observed as Public Holiday in Pakistan

The Labour day, which is celebrated across the globe to acknowledge the achievements and struggles of the labourers, will be commemorated as the public holiday in Pakistan. It is not much that you see the holidays coming in as the Federal Government emphasis more on the work strategy rather than going up with the holidays. This year the Labour Day will be marked as the Public Holiday in Pakistan, that means all the government-private sector school, offices and banks will remain close over the occasion. Different walks will be organised nationwide in order to throw light over the plight and exploitation of labours in Pakistan. The government offices will also hold events with honouring the role of the labour in …

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Punjab Government Orange Cab Scheme: Eligibility Criteria & Online Registration

After the Yellow Cab Scheme, the Punjab Government is going to take another initiative with the name of Orange Cab Scheme. Just like previous scheme, this scheme is also being launched to accommodate the unemployed youth of the province. With the launch of this new scheme, Punjab Government wants to revive its program Apna Rozgar Scheme that was launched to make the unemployed youth to earn on their own basis rather than waiting for jobs or working for the others. A couple of days before, the CM Punjab Government has announced that the new Orange Cab Scheme will be launched in the running year. ‘”The scheme will provide 100,000 people with a source of income,” he said, adding, “Previously, as …

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1 May Labour Day 2017 in Pakistan: Government Announced Public Holiday

The Federal Government has announced public holiday on 1st May 2017 to celebrate as a Labour Day. Every year this day is celebrated across the world to recognize the achievements and struggles of the workers that are why this day is also called as Workers Day as well. As per the official notification of the Ministry of Interior vide its letter number F.No.2/4/-2017(Public)/Holidays, Monday 1st May 2017 will be celebrated as Labour Day, and there will be a public holiday across the country. Different countries have different days regarding the celebration of Labour Day but in Pakistan, the day is celebrated on the 1st of May. The origin of Labour Day dates back to the movement of Labour Union to …

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20 Best Welfare Organizations and NGOs in Pakistan

Pakistan is a country with a rapidly growing population, most of which lives below the poverty line. Neglect of the lower cadres of the population by consecutive governments in Pakistan gave rise to the need of alternate Organizations addressing the core issues of illiteracy, health problems and many others faced by the ‘have nots.’ Edhi Foundation Edhi Foundation is one of the best social welfare service providers across the world running on non-commercial, non-political, and non-communal basis, serving round-the-clock without any discrimination of color, class, and creed is enjoying exclusive credentials in the shape of awards and shields conferred upon Mr. Abdul Sattar Edhi and Mrs. Bilquis Edhi by governmental and non-governmental organizations on national and international level for rendering …

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Panama Leaks Decision and Reaction Over Social Media

The Honorable Supreme Court is going to announce the historical decision of long-awaited pending Panama Case tomorrow. The decision will be announced right at 2:00 PM tomorrow. Supreme Court has already made it clear that it will be not a short judgment at all rather will be a long, detailed judgment that will be remembered for decades. Countdown has begun, and the Pakistanis have started to express their opinions over the social media platforms. Panama verdict to be released on 4.20. Well played! #Panamagate — Muntaqa Peracha (@muntaqa) April 18, 2017 The decision of Panama case will be 420 for the people of Pakistan. #Panamagate @javeednusrat — Asim Mubeen (@asim_mubeen) April 18, 2017 Anxious about tomorrow’s decision of #PanamaGate Scandal.#Pakistan …

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FBR NTN Registration Process: How to Register for Tax Online?

e-Filing 0r e-Enrollment is a facility provided to the taxpayers by the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR)  to file income tax returns/statements through the internet. E-Service is simply a way to serve your documents using internet and taxes online system. It saves time and, quite often, a significant amount of money over traditional methods. What are the benefits of e-file? These are the benefits of e-filing: Convenience: – You can electronically file 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Security: – Your tax return information is encrypted and transmitted over secure lines to ensure confidentiality. Accuracy: – Electronic filed returns have 13 percent fewer errors than paper returns. Proof of Filing: – An acknowledgment is issued when your return …

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TPL Maps Launches Pakistan Street View Maps App

With the aim of launching the first digital mapping solution for Pakistani cities, TPL Maps today has launched the Pakistan street view map feature in its apps for Android smartphones. The mapping service of TPL Maps was launched many times before, and today it has launched street view maps for major Pakistani cities. Currently, the TPL Maps is offering street view maps for three Pakistani cities namely Islamabad, Karachi, and Lahore. This new update is the part of TPL Maps official app for Android smartphones. The iPhone users have to wait for the launch of this new feature. This new system of TPL Maps will make the smartphone users able to virtually view the streets of Islamabad, Lahore, and Karachi. …

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27 Countries Pakistanis Can Travel Without a Visa

Despite the fact that international media is painting the Pakistan a terrorist state to visit, but still many countries are offering to Pakistani passport holders to visit their country without the requirement of a visa at all. Whenever a person plans to visit a vacation abroad, the one thing that comes to mind with some hurdles is visa process. But don’t worry now as there are almost twenty-seven countries in the world where you can travel without the requirement of a prior visa at all. The countries we are going to mention in the upcoming lines will immediately stamp your passport without even asking for a visa. So, grab the passport, take bags and buy tickets for these twenty-seven countries …

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Digital Pakistan Policy 2017: Importance, Key Components & Salient Features

Technology has grabbed an exclusive place in the dynamic world of knowledge and information today. It is also spreading at the fastest rate in Pakistan as well. For past five years, Pakistan has been witnessing continuous growth in the IT sector. The demand for BPO outsourcing, software developers, programmers, app designers, writers, etc. is increasing in the country. At present, there are almost two thousand call centers and IT companies in the country. The number of IT professionals and expertise are even many times higher than the number of companies. The continuous demand and growth in the IT sector compelled the competent authorities to formulate the IT policy. Now Ministry of Information Technology has formulated the Digital Pakistan Policy 2017 …

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Official List Of Websites Banned In Pakistan

Although YouTube got a green signal by Government of Pakistan and Pakistan Telecommunication Authority three years ago still many websites are blocked in Pakistan. We will like to make it clear that we are not talking about adult and pornography sites only. There are hundreds of social, entertainments, music, movies, and foreign news channels sites that are blocked by PTA as per the direction of Government of Pakistan and Ministry of Information and Technology. Here is the list of some websites that we have found are totally banned in Pakistan till date. Some websites contain the URL of Facebook and YouTube because of containing blasphemous and anti-Islam posts and videos respectively. http://www.facebook.com/pages/Everybody-Draw-Mohammed-Day/121369914543425?ref=mf http://www.facebook.com/pages/Everybody-Draw-Mohammed-day-May-20/112498195453416?ref=search&sid=100001050496784.3964918704..1 http://www.drawmuhammadday.com http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z7ok4njJXI8 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3sD-1-1sbik http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_TcNWY0E-PA http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WRxijt8dqEA http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MGuSK2hVukA http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0BP_xW29kCU http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OMz0aIM2_sM …

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PEMRA Banned Geo News Morning Show Geo Pakistan

It seems PEMRA want to strict the broadcasting conditions very tight in the running year. Since the start of 2017, many shows have been banned for some period, some TV channels even got banned for few days and recently the most popular morning show on Geo News, Geo Pakistan has been banned for five days and Rs. 1 million fines has been imposed as well. According to the press release at this moment issued by the PEMRA, the competent authority banned the morning show because of airing indecent content. The ban is for five days and is for all type of airing of the show either it is repeated telecast, fresh episode or re-broadcasting. PEMRA has imposed a ban of …

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List of Proxies to Open Banned Websites in Pakistan

Although YouTube got a green signal by Government of Pakistan and Pakistan Telecommunication Authority a three years ago still many websites are blocked in Pakistan. We will like to make it clear that we are not talking about adult and pornography sites only. There are hundreds of social, entertainments, music, movies, and foreign news channels sites that are blocked by PTA as per the direction of Government of Pakistan and Ministry of Information and Technology. There are multiple ways to open all type of blocked websites in Pakistan. First of all, there was proxy software then comes the proxy server and online proxy websites that have made it easy for the internet users to get an easy and free access to …

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NADRA to Launch Online Pakistani Visa Service for Foreigners

After launching the online passport service for Pakistanis living in abroad, Federal Ministry of Interior is all set to take another step towards the online visa service for foreigners. According to Press Information Department of Pakistan, Federal Government will soon launch online application system for issuance of a visa to foreigners. In a new conference in Islamabad, Interior Minister Chaudhary Nisar Ali Khan has stated, “government has taken bold and concrete steps for transparent processing of visa applications and NADRA has been directed to establish a centralized Data Bank of foreigners for this purpose.” “Dozens of foreigners were allowed to enter Pakistan without valid documents in the past. He said that any foreigners who come to Pakistan without any valid …

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Punjab Police New Uniform Pics

On the order of the Government of the Punjab, the Punjab Police is finally going to get a new live green outfit to replace traditional black and khaki uniform. The officials of Punjab Police in most of the areas have started to wear the new outfit rather than old one. The new uniform has got mix response. Some are appreciating it while most persons are criticizing the color because it is not according to universal approval and is dull at the same time.  “Picture of the one shared earlier with the regional police officers (RPOs) and district police officers (DPOs) before final approval was more attractive and graceful than the one to be distributed now,” a police employee told media. …

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23rd March Parade 2017 Full Video – Pakistan Day

This year Pakistan Day 23 March 2017 is amazing and unique in many ways. Chinese and Turkish forces displayed their love for Pakistan. Pak Army demonstrated their amazing skills during ceremony. The joint armed offerings parade on Thursday held near Shakarparian in Islamabad resulting from 77th Pakistan Resolution Day. 23 March Parade 2017 Full Video YouTube HD: Download 23 March Parade 2017 Full Show: President Mamnoon Hussain, prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, Khawaja Muhammad Asif, navy chief general Qamar Javed Bajwa, Vice chief of Air personnel Air Marshal Asad Lodhi, Naval chief Admiral Zakaullah, Chairman Joint chief of group of workers Committee Zubair Mehmood Hayat had been gift in the parade. chief of Air body of workers Air chief Marshal Sohail …

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Govt. Announced 23 March Pakistan Day as Public Holiday

The Federal Government through its official gazetted holidays via Federal Ministry of Interior has announced 23rd March Pakistan Day as national holiday. The day will be celebrated in remembrance of the leaders of Muslim League who gathered up in Minar e Pakistan and passed a resolution called Lahore Resolution and later on given then name of Pakistan Resolution. The resolution aimed to get freedom from the British Empire for the Muslims of the sub-continent. Every year, the day is celebrated with full zeal and enthusiasm. The day will be start with thirty one gun salute in Islamabad and twenty one gun salutes in provinces capital. The important event of the day will be military parade that will be held in …

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23 March Pakistan Day 2017 Holiday Announced by Government

The day of Pakistan Day is very close and the Federal Government has officially announced the public holiday on this historical day. According to a circular of Ministry of Interior, there will be a public holiday across the country on Pakistan Day, March 23, 2017. The notice regarding public holidays in Pakistan in the year 2017 was issued by the Ministry of Interior on January 11, 2016, that contains the Pakistan Day in the section of Public Holidays for the Year 2017. 23 March that is also said as Pakistan Day has great importance in the history of Pakistan. Every year it is being celebrated to mark the Lahore Resolution for Pakistan that was held on March 23, 1940. Lahore …

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23 March Pakistan Day 2017: Facebook & WhatsApp Profile DPs, Cover Photos, SMS & Wallpapers

23 March that is also said as Pakistan Day has great importance in the history of Pakistan. Every year it is being celebrated to mark the Lahore Resolution for Pakistan that was held on March 23, 1940. Lahore Resolution that was later on called as Pakistan Day Resolution is said to be the major milestone in the struggle of Muslims in present Pakistan and Bangladesh for an independent state in the undivided Hindustan. At the day of the event, Pakistan’s National Flag will be hoisted on all government buildings. A 31-gun salute in the Capital and 21-gun salute in the provincial capitals will be fired. On this important day, the change of guards at the mausoleum Founder of Pakistan Quaid …

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Prize Bond Schedule 2017 and Draw List

Prize bond is said to be the largest source of investment for Pakistanis. Rather than investing in other investing options or purchasing shares and stocks, common man like to invest in prize bond because he can easily understand the process of prize bond and how it works. The other thing that motivates the willing investors is that he has the confidence that even if he failed in winning the prize, he could still demand his entire invested amount. The National Savings regulate prize bonds, Defense Saving Certificates, Special Savings Certificates, Regular Income Certificates, Behbood Savings Certificates and Short Savings Certificates in Pakistan. Online Prize Bond Draw Result Download list from here http://savings.gov.pk/draws.asp Prize Bonds are bearer type of security available in …

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SnapDeal Pakistan Announces 50% Discount on Every Product

If you are in search for any special offers from the online shopping stores, then we are taking you to a right platform. Are you ready for some big discount? Kickoff the offer winter season with everything you need. SnapDeal Pakistan has announced special deal and discount of almost 50% on every of its products. It is offering a huge discount on almost all of its products like smartphones, clothes, jewelry, fashion accessories, watches, electronic products, lifestyle items and much more. In SnapDeal 50% Discount will make your day because now you are going to find a variety of products in fitness, health, money management, organization, nutrition and much more to achieve your 2017 buying plan. Get fit, organized and …

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UBL Launched Prepaid MasterCard in Pakistan – How it Works?

For the first time in the banking history of Pakistan, UBL has joined hands with MasterCard to launch prepaid services in the country. Now you can make the online purchases, payments and perform various other functions by way of this new service. With the launch of this service, UBL becomes the first commercial bank in Pakistan to provide its customers with this new service. Mr. Sharjeel Shahid attended the inauguration service – Group Head Banking Products & Corporate Service Group HBL, Mr. Shaheryar Saeed Khan – Head of Consumer Finance UBL and Mr. Aurangzaib Khan, Country Manager – Pakistan and Afghanistan MasterCard, along with senior UBL and MasterCard executives. The UBL customers can avail this new offer from any branch …

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TESCO Launched in Pakistan: Offers and Prices

The U.K based multinational general merchandise retailer, TESCO, has announced its entrance in Pakistan. However, it has made it clear that rather than directly investing the country, it is being partnered with ALPHA Supermarkets. With the growing middle class and purchasing power parity, multinational brands are taking it suitable to dip their toes in Pakistan. Talking to the media reports, head of new market development at Tesco, Jared Label said, “We have agreed on a wholesale partnership with Alpha Supermarkets in Pakistan, under which Tesco products will be stocked at two of its stores.” Here is the post made by Alpha Supermarkets: Alphas Stores aims to open at least fifty smaller express stores and four main stores stocking Tesco goods …

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No Valentine’s Day in Pakistan; Orders Islamabad High Court

In a case hearing the matter of Valentine’s Day in Pakistan, Islamabad High Court ordered to ban all type of Valentine’s Day celebration at the public level. IHC has also ordered the local government to take corrective measures to implement on the order. In its judgment, IHC said that Valentine’s Day festivities and related activities would not be allowed at any cost in public places. Moreover, media, marking and publication houses have also been ordered to prevent their selves to give any coverage to this day. President Mamnoon Hussain said, “Valentine’s Day has no connection without our culture, and it should be avoided.” The orders of IHC came after the decision of the court made in the petition of Abdul …

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Top Highest Paid Persons in Pakistan

Pakistan is developing in many ways either it is showbiz, banking, sports, commerce, tech or industrial sector of Pakistan. There are some lucky fields the employees and workers are which dominating. These fields have some millionaires who are leading their companies are leading in the country as well. The branches and network of their businesses and business are spread in different sectors of the countries and even is some other part of the world as well. The profile of CEO, President, Managing Director, Chief Marketing Officer, and some other white collar posts plays the very vital position in forming a company and leading it. These high profile persons support their company in every condition, develop the organization and get the …

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