Tag Archives: Survey

Oh the liabilities!

The government’s contingent liabilities have increased by Rs 146.6 billion which is around 0.7 percent of GDP, during the current fiscal year from Rs 62.4 billion in the last fiscal year, says

Weight, measurement survey launched

The Punjab Labour Department has launched a weight and measurement survey of shops, industrial and trade institutions, petrol pumps and CNG stations. The purpose of the survey is to collect data of

Economic survey 2010-11

Core inflation about 9.5pc: Core inflation (non-food, non-energy measure), estimated at 9.5 percent during the year 2010-11, remained subdued over corresponding increase of 11.2 percent on the back of tight monetary policy,

Nepotism haunts educated youth: survey

PESHAWAR – The massive corruption and favouritism in the country has played havoc with talented and educated people spoiled their future, a survey conducted by Pakistan Today said. According to the survey, influential people have divided vacant posts among their kith and kin while there is no job for poor educated youth.
Bright future for their children is the dream of parents. They make vigorous efforts and offer many sacrifices for their education. In view of the corruption and

Week-long survey of LPG,CNG stations

LAHORE – Environment department of the city district government has started week-long survey of the LPG cylinders and CNG stations in the city. Talking to APP on Wednesday deputy district officer environment Zahid Younis said that under the instructions of the commissioner Lahore division,joint teams of EPD,Civil Defence,OGRA and local district goverment will conduct survey of LPG cylinders selling units and CNG filling stations to check fitness of the
cylinders as well as

PTA fails to conduct quality survey

KARACHI – Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has failed to conduct its Quality of Service (QoS) survey last year, and it has yet to conduct any such effort this year. It has been learnt that PTA has failed to commence its ninth QoS survey for mobile operators which was supposedly due in November, last year. The authority faced litigation by the few mobile operators over issuing show cause notices to them in the light of their poor quality of service during the eighth QoS

Elected representatives urged to cooperate with poverty survey teams

KARACHI – The elected representatives should facilitate and help out the poverty survey teams in their respective constituencies to achieve the desired results under the Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP), said Sindh Culture Minister Sassui Palijo on Monday. She said this during a meeting with BISP Sindh Director General Akbar Aleem Shamim at her office. MPAs Amanullah Mehsood, Shama Arif Mithani, Farzana Baloch and Najma Saeed Chawla attended the meeting. Palijo – also the BISP

‘BISP’s poverty survey to help gather useful data’

KARACHI – The poverty survey being conducted by the Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP) in Sindh would help in learning useful facts and figures on poverty and benefit the poor being covered in the survey, BISP Director General Akbar Aleem Shamim said on Wednesday. He was speaking at in a meeting presided over by Sindh Culture Minister Sassui Palijo, who is assisting the programme on the directives of President Asif Ali Zardari. Palijo was briefed by Shamim on the overall progress