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Those responsible for artificial inflation to be severely punished: Asad

02 February, 2020 3:47 pm 3:47 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Reform Asad Umar on Sunday warned that those responsible for artificial inflation will be severely punished. Addressing a ceremony in Karachi, the minister admitted the inflation crisis in the country and Prime Minister Imran Khan will give relief to the public after taking strict action … Read More


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Railway deficit case: SC issues notices to Sh Rasheed, Asad Umar & Kh ...

02 February, 2020 3:56 pm 3:56 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Supreme Court of Pakistan has issued notices to Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed, Asad Umar and Khawaja Saad Rafique in the railway deficit case for February 12. The court also issued notices to the Attorney General of Pakistan, the Planning secretary. It asked Railways Sheikh Rasheed and Asad Umar … Read More


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Youth-specific projects to be completed on priority: Asad Umar

01 January, 2020 11:48 pm 11:48 pm

ISLAMABAD (Web desk) – Minister Planning and Development Asad Umar says youth specific projects would be completed on priority basis under Prime Minister’s directions. He said while talking to Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Youth Affairs Muhammad Usman Dar today. During the meeting, Usman Dar briefed Asad Umar regarding progress on projects initiated … Read More


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Federal govt ready to work with PPP for public welfare: Asad Umar

01 January, 2020 4:24 pm 4:24 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – Minister for Planning and Development Asad Umar has said that the federal government is ready to work with the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) for public welfare. Addressing a press conference with Sindh Governor Imran Ismail on Wednesday, he said that the PPP roots among the masses had weakened. “Work would have … Read More


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‘I will not beg you: Khaqan Abbasi lashes out at NA speaker

12 December, 2019 12:01 am 12:01 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Lashing out at national Assembly Speaker Asad Qaiser, Former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Tuesday said that he had been attending the NA session not because of speaker’s production orders but because of the court’s ruling. Speaking to the floor of NA, Kahqan Abbasi, after a long time on production … Read More


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Moody’s upgraded Pakistan’s outlook to stable from negative

12 December, 2019 4:52 pm 4:52 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The international rating agency Mooday’s has upgraded Pakistan’s outlook to stable from negative. In a statement, the Ministry of Finance said that the upgradation of outlook to stable is an affirmation of the government’s success in handling the country’s economy. The finance ministry said the government remains fully committed to its … Read More


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Loan from China under CPEC is $5.8 billion; Ahsan clarifies Asad Umar

11 November, 2019 5:05 pm 5:05 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N) stalwart Ahsan Iqbal contradicted with former finance minister Asad Umar, saying that the total loan volume granted by China for the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) was USD 5.8 billion not USD 18 billion. In a tweet on Sunday, the PML-N leader said, “Handle to correct the figures … Read More


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Asad Umar takes oath as Minister for Planning, Special Initiative

11 November, 2019 3:20 pm 3:20 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Asad Umar on Tuesday took oath as federal minister for planning and special initiative at the President House. President Arif Alvi administered the oath to Umar at the Aiwan-e-Sadr in Islamabad. Khusro Bakhtiar, who previously served as the minister for planning development and reforms, will now serve … Read More


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Asad Umar to be made Minister for Planning and Special Initiative

11 November, 2019 8:14 pm 8:14 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan has re-inducted Asad Umar into the cabinet, appointing him as Minister for Planning and Special Initiative. In a tweet, Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Firdous Ashiq Awan said that the government had decided to make Khusru Bakhtiar as Minister for Petroleum. وفاقی کابینہ … Read More


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Grey list: Anti-Money Laundering, Foreign Exchange Regulation (Amend) Bills...

07 July, 2019 11:52 am 11:52 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Pakistan has achieved another success to get rid of Financial Action Task Force’s grey list as two important bills with amendments have been endorsed by the National Assembly’s standing committee on finance and revenue. The Foreign Exchange Regulation (Amendment) Bill, 2019, and the Anti Money Laundering (Amendment) Bill, 2019, will be … Read More


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Those who looted national kitty to be held accountable: Asad Umar

06 June, 2019 2:13 pm 2:13 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Former finance minister Asad Umar on Thursday said that accountability is the law of Almighty Allah and those who looted national kitty will be held accountable on Thursday. Responding to former president Asif Ali Zardari’s speech while addressing to the National Assembly session, the PTI senior leader said that arrests for … Read More


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My iftar dinner drew 4-times more people than Nawaz rally, says Rasheed

05 May, 2019 11:02 pm 11:02 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Commenting on the Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N) rally to give former premier Nawaz Sharif a warm send-off upon his return to Kot Lakhpat Jail, Minister for Railways Shiekh Rasheed said his iftar dinner drew five times more people than those who attended the rally. Addressing a press conference, the minister dismissed … Read More


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Asad Umar made member of Standing Committee on Finance

05 May, 2019 12:11 am 12:11 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Former finance minister Asad Umar was made the member of Standing Committee on Finance, sources said. According to the sources, the Parliamentary Committee on Finance has been reshuffled and finalized with former finance minister Asad Umer staging a comeback in the midst of Pakistan’s economic affairs. Asad Umar replaces Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insafs’ … Read More


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Asad Umar to be appointed as chairman Standing Committee on Finance

05 May, 2019 11:46 pm 11:46 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan gave go ahead to appoint former finance minister Asad Umar as the chairman for National Assembly’s Standing Committee on Finance, Revenue and Economic Affairs. It was reported that the prime minister has informed Asad of his decision and issued directives to National Assembly Chief Whip Amir Dogar. … Read More


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PM meets Asad Umar, offers to rejoin cabinet

05 May, 2019 9:37 pm 9:37 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday met with former finance minister Asad Umar and offered him to rejoin the cabinet. According to the sources, Asad Umar had a one-to-one meeting with the prime minister today. The meeting was a part of the efforts to convince Asad Umar to rejoin the cabinet. … Read More