Monday, November 29, 2021

Current Affairs

Pakistan’s N-reactor using Hualong One tech completes thermal testing

T he K2 unit at the Karachi Nuclear Power Plant in Pakistan, the first overseas unit using China’s homegrown Hualong One technology, has successfully completed Hot Functional Tests (HFT).

Karachi Circular Railway to be Completed by Mid-2023

The government has decided to complete the much-awaited Karachi Circular Railways for Karachi by mid-2023. Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Special Initiatives Asad Umar chaired a progress review meeting of the Karachi Circular Railway (KCR) project.

Exports fall but trade balance improves

The Commerce Ministry said on Thursday that the country's exports have posted a downfall of 19.5 percent to $1.586 billion in August 2020 as compared to $1.969 billion in the corresponding month of last year.

JUI-F MPA Threatens to Blow Up KP Assembly

Speaker of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly, Mushtaq Ghani, on Tuesday suspended Jamiat-e-Ulama-e-Islam-Fazal (JUI-F) member provincial assembly for threatening to blow up the assembly with bombs. Maulana Aisamuddin was expelled from the House, and a resolution condemning his remarks was also passed, which was backed by the opposition parties, including ANP.

Four in five businesses in Pakistan anticipate a better future: Survey

According to the report, four in five businesses (81 per cent) were confident that the future would be better. Net future business confidence score rose by 65 per cent since the first quarter of 2020.

Balochistan Now Has Its First Mobile Police Station To Ensure Timely Service

According to details, citizens will be able to carry out all essential tasks at these mobile police stations.

China to provide 90% funding for $6.8 billion Pakistani railway project ML-1

“About 90 percent of financing for the project will be provided by the Chinese government [through the government concessional loan] while the remaining amount will be shared by us,” the railways minister informed.