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PU launches new website

Punjab University Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Mujahid Kamran inaugurated the varsity’s new website at the varsity’s New Campus on Monday. The website was launched by Information Technology (IT) Centre. Deputy Director IT

Generations set to be educated in SITE

The lives of at least 800 schoolchildren, aged between eight to 16 years, are at stake: the North Nazimabad-based Generation’s School is set to shift its campus to the Sindh Industrial and

Luxurious SITE 21H in Lahore

Amidst a changing market and growing community needs, City Developers bring to Lahore SITE 21H, luxury residential apartments in the very heart of the city. A total of 31 one, two and

British jets destroy tanks, missile site in Libya

LONDON – British warplanes have bombed Libyan tanks, armoured vehicles and a surface-to-air missile site around Misrata, where rebels were pounded by Muammar Gaddafi’s forces, officials said Thursday.
RAF Tornado aircraft flying from the Italian base of Gioia del Colle carried out the strikes Wednesday around the rebel-held city as part of a multinational operation to protect civilians, the Ministry of Defence announced.
“In the course of these patrols the aircraft launched

SITE audit uncovers massive irregularities

KARACHI – Setting aside the concerns by industrialists over massive irregularities in audit reports, the Sindh Industrial Trading Estates (SITE) Limited is continuously approving the erroneous financial reports from a firm.
Reliable sources told Pakistan Today that despite the SITE General Body private members terming the accountancy firm’s performance as unsatisfactory; the SITE senior management was insisting to carry out auditing from the same firm to cover up its financial

Finding permanent dumping site becomes challenge for CDA

ISLAMABAD – After the removal of encroachments by the Capital Development Authority (CDA), the civic body is facing another challenge to find permanent dumping site in the federal capital. As per details, the federal capital, with a population of about 1.5 million, generates almost 600 to 700 tons of garbage a day but there is no permanent dumping site to dispose this huge amount of garbage.
The CDA is struggling to introduce an effective and modern system of waste management on

SITE instructed to recover Rs 10m dues

KARACHI – Sindh Commerce and Industries Minister Rauf Siddiqui on Thursday instructed the Sindh Industrial and Trading Estate (SITE) Ltd to recover outstanding dues of at least Rs 10 million from various private and government departments by March 30.
The directions came in the meeting of SITE officials with the provincial minister, who also ordered the computerisation of all SITE departments so the functioning of the industrial body could be further improved.
Commerce and

SITE slams proposed rise in power tariff

KARACHI – SITE Association of Industry Senior Vice Chairman Asad Nisar Barkhurdaria has expressed serious concerns over the rise in power tariff in the head of fuel adjustment charges by National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA). He said that a 96 paisa per unit increase in KESC tariff in the head of fuel adjustment charges, as announced by NEPRA, is detrimental for the industries, already faced with crises.
He stated that the present rate of power tariff is

Official files should not go missing, SITE officials warned

KARACHI – Sindh Commerce and Industries Minister Rauf Siddiqui has told SITE Ltd officials to ensure that official record and files do not go missing. According to press release issued on Saturday, the minister, while addressing an immediate session of SITE official at SITE head office, said that negligence in the department would not be tolerated at any cost.
“If employees are found guilty in cases of missing files, they will be terminated from the service and stern legal action

CDGK harasses SITE industrialists with tax notice

KARACHI – Although Sindh’s industries are facing long power outages and other serious problems, the City District Government Karachi (CDGK) has once again issued property taxes to industries located in the Sindh Industrial and Trading Estate (SITE), it has been learnt from reliable sources.
The issuance of property tax notices to the industries by the city district government is not a new practice with the authorities having honed it in the last couple of years and garnering