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Former finance minister, Miftah Ismail, appear, NAB

Former finance minister Miftah Ismail fails to appear before NAB in LNG cas...

05 May, 2020 12:42 pm 12:42 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – Former finance minister Miftah Ismail failed to appear before the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) in the LNG case on Wednesday. However, his counsel appeared in the NAB office and received the questionnaire. The NAB has directed Miftah Ismail to submit the reply within two weeks. The anti-graft watchdog had summoned Miftah … Read More


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IHC suspends AC’s decision about auction of Ishaq Dar’s Lahore house

01 January, 2020 2:20 pm 2:20 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Tuesday suspended the accountability court’s decision regarding auction of former finance minister Ishaq Dar’s Lahore house. A bench of the IHC comprises of Chief Justice Athar Minallah and Justice Lubna Saleem Pervez issued the restraining order against accountability court decision about auction of Dar’s house … Read More


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Miftah Ismail released from Adial Jail on bail

12 December, 2019 5:24 pm 5:24 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Former finance minister Miftah Ismail released from Adiala Jail on bail Thursday in Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) scandal case. According to the details garnered, an accountability court issued release order of the former minister in the LNG scandal after his lawyer submitted Rs 10 million surety bond in the court. Earlier … 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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Interpol issues Ishaq Dar a clean chit

11 November, 2019 10:25 am 10:25 am

LONDON (92 News) – The International Criminal Police Organisation (Interpol) has issued former finance minister Ishaq Dar a clean chit on Monday. According to official papers, the INTERPOL General Secretariat has urged all NCBs to update their national databases accordingly by deleting any data pertaining to Ishaq Dar in their system “as well as to … Read More


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Miftah Ismail arrested in LNG case

08 August, 2019 2:33 pm 2:33 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Wednesday arrested former finance adviser Miftah Ismail after the Islamabad High Court rejected his bail plea in the LNG case. Miftah Ismail had approached the IHC for pre-arrest bail. His plea was heard by a division bench comprising Chief Justice Athar Minallah and Mohsin Akhtar … Read More


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New PNG leader aims to ‘maximise gain’ from resources sector

05 May, 2019 10:28 am 10:28 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Former finance minister James Marape was elected prime minister of Papua New Guinea ( PNG) on Thursday, and the critic of a major global gas development deal vowed to review management of the nation’s resource riches. Marape received 101 votes to eight in parliament in the capital, Port Moresby, a day after … 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


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If we are inept then you were most incompetent, Asad Umar tells PPP

04 April, 2019 5:00 pm 5:00 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Responding to the Pakistan Peoples’ Party (PPP), former finance minister Asad Umar has said that if the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) is incompetent then the PPP was the most incompetent. Addressing the National Assembly session for the first time after being removed as finance minister, Asad Umar lashed out at the PPP, … Read More