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PSX launches surveillance system pilot version


KARACHI, APR 08 (DNA) – Pakistan Stock Exchange integrated and successfully completed the pilot run of the Surveillance system in the last week of March 2020 in close coordination with the SECP.   In this exercise the SZSE pilot version of Surveillance Software has been successfully Integrated with existing trading system of PSX to further strengthen the market surveillance capabilities of PSX.   In November 2019, Pakistan Stock Exchange signed a contract with Shenzhen Stock Exchange (SZSE) for the acquisition of a Trading & Surveillance System to bring the technologicalRead More

Kashmiris fighting Indian army and pandemic simultaneously: Masood


  MUZAFFARABAD, APR 08 (DNA) – The Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) President Sardar Masood Khan, has said that timely preventive measures adopted by the State government has contained the spread of COVID-19 pandemic in the Azad territory, but our brethren on the other side of the Line of Control face two plagues at the same time i.e. Indian imperialism and COVID-19, and they are valiantly resisting both.   In an interview with a Pakistani English-language magazine, he said that the latest situation unfolding in occupied Kashmir is a matterRead More

Iran sanctions must be lifted to avoid humanitarian disaster: Nafisa

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 ISLAMABAD, APR 08 (DNA) – Spokesperson of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) says that the US should lift sanctions to avert humanitarian and economic disaster that Iran confronts.   The PPP lader Nafisa Shah while responding to a query of IRNA Wednesday said that it is very unfortunate that despite international pressure the US has not lifted sanctions it has imposed on Iran.   “If COVID-19 pandemic will not make us come together what will? It was expected that the present outbreak would lead to the world community rising to theRead More

Raja Riaz defends Jahangir Tareen after sugar crisis report

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FAISALABAD , APR 8  – Raja Riaz has said that inquiry report on sugar and flour crisis has been issued in haste and Jahangir Tareen did not commit any corruption. Raja Riaz expressed these views during a press conference; he said that a complete report should have been published on April 25 instead of this incomplete report. He added subsidy is not illegal as it is given on sugar all over the world and people who approved the policy are actually responsible for the crisis. He also warned of hugeRead More

PM orders immediate activation of Tiger Relief Force


ISLAMABAD, APR 08 (DNA) – Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday directed for immediate activation of the Corona Tiger Force in order to provide relief to daily wagers amid coronavirus lockdown. As per details, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Youth Affairs Usman Dar and Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Social Protection and Poverty Alleviation Dr Sania Nishtar has finalized plan on the instructions of PM Imran. Usman Dar said that Tiger Force will be mobilized with district administration soon and all preparations have been finalized inRead More

Govt set a new benchmark of self-accountability in country: Firdous


ISLAMABAD, APR 08 (DNA) – Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Media and Broadcasting Firdous Ashiq Awan on Wednesday said that the premier has set a new example of self accountability in the country in the wake of the FIA probe on wheat, sugar and rice. In a series of tweets, SAPM Awan said that the opposition rather than nitpicking and critiquing the report whilst politicising it should praise the efforts and actions taken by the government after the emergence of the report. She also said that the oppositionRead More