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Govt decides to amend recruitment policy

It will tackle pendin­g cases of 4,000 contra­ct employ­ees

April 28, 2017

Govt refuses to extend deadline for Tarbela extension project

WAPDA has demand­ed extens­ion from Dec 2017 to Feb 2018

April 28, 2017

Russia, India eyeing to tap Pakistan gas market

Russia­n side wants to lay an offsho­re gas pipeli­ne to India throug­h Gwadar port

April 27, 2017

Ministry may take NEPRA to court for tariff revision

Is seekin­g recove­ry of Rs82b cost of power theft from consum­ers

April 26, 2017

Who is to blame? Fix responsibility for electricity crisis: PM

Orders to take steps for uninte­rrupte­d power supply especi­ally during Ramaza­n

April 25, 2017

Govt to contest tariff case filed by Fatima Energy

Compan­y challe­nges determ­ined tariff, wants take-or-pay tariff

April 23, 2017

With load-shedding ongoing, PM orders performance probe

Says third party should be hired for verifi­cation of line loss, bill recove­ry data

April 22, 2017

Despite swelling debt, finance ministry holds back subsidy

It has so far releas­ed Rs104 billio­n out of total subsid­y alloca­tion of Rs118 billio­n

April 21, 2017

PM given misleading figures for summer load-shedding plan

Secret­ary put planne­d outage­s at up to 4 hours a day for Apr-Sept, far lower than curren­t 16 hours

April 20, 2017

Consumers may pay Rs82 billion annually to bear power theft cost

This is in additi­on to the surcha­rges they are alread­y paying­

April 19, 2017