Monthly Archives: September 2019


New Pakistan housing program registrations update 2

11 Lakh citizens have been registered so far throughout Pakistan. Province wise breakdown of registrations is as under. KPK: 109475 FATA: 2065 Punjab: 477337 Blochistan: 79218 Sindh: 130981 Islamabad: 248424 Gilgit Baltistan: 13984 Azad Kashmir: 9813 City wise breakdown of registrations is as under. Islamabad: 248424 Faisalabad: 106371 Lahore: 101483 […]


New Pakistan housing phase two update 4

Lahore:  Under Naya Pakistan Housing Program, policy paper is ready for construction of houses and apartments in Lahore.  According to the policy document out of nine locations selected for Lahore, Punjab government will construct houses on 6 locations whereas construction work on 3 locations will be completed by federal government. […]


Pak rupee exchange rates 24 September 2019

Following are Pakistan rupee exchange rates against major currencies on 24th September 2019. Pakistan rupee has slightly appreciated against dollar in September. CURRENCY LOW RATE HIGH RATE US$ (Interbank) 156.00 156.50 US$ (Open Market) 155.50 156.50 Saudi Riyal 41.30 41.70 UAE Dirham 42.30 42.70 EURO 170.80 172.50 UK Pound 193.10 […]


one million registrations for Naya Pakistan Housing

So far One million citizens have registered for Naya Pakistan Housing Program. Around 25 percent applicants are from Lahore, 13 percent from Islamabad and Rawalpindi, 5 percent from Multan and only 3.5 percent from Karachi. A reasonable number of applicants belong to well settled middle class families. Nearly 40 percent […]


کامیاب جوان پروگرام کا نام اور شرائط تبدیل 3

New name of Kamyab Jawan Program is Prime Minister’s “Kamyab Jawan Youth Entrepreneurship Scheme”. Application forms will be available at youth portal only. One hundred rupees (100) fee will be charged for the form. The processing time for banks has been increased from 15 days to 30 days. Loan processing […]


How overseas Pakistanis can invest in National Savings?

بیرون ملک مقیم پاکستانی اگر وہاں سے ہی نیشنل سیونگ سکیمز میں انویسٹ کرنا چا ہیں تو درج ذیل طریقے سے ایسا کر سکتے ہیں۔  اس کے لۓ نیشنل سیونگز کے آفیسر انچارج کے نام بینک ڈرافٹ بمع پا سپورٹ اور شناختی کارڈ  کی فوٹو کاپیزبھیج دیں۔ ڈرافٹ غیر ملکی […]


Pak rupee exchange rates 4 September 2019

Pakistan rupee has strengthened against all major currencies in the open market as well as interbank. Following are exchange rates on 4th September 2019. CURRENCY LOW RATE HIGH RATE US$ (Interbank) 156.30 156.80 US$ (Open Market) 155.70 157.20 Saudi Riyal 41.45 41.65 UAE Dirham 42.40 42.80 EURO 171.00 172.75 UK […]


Real Estate Regulatory Authority being setup 1

رئیل اسٹیٹ ریگولیٹری اتھارٹی کا قیام Pakistan government is setting up Real Estate Regulation and Development Authority for regulation of real estate sector. Appellate Tribunal is also being setup for resolution of disputes. Following are salient features; All real estate agents will have to register with the authority. No development […]


لاہور میں عمودی تعمیرات کی حوصلہ افزائ کی پالیسی 2

Lahore: Governing body of LDA has approved new policy to encourage vertical buildings in the city.  Salient features; Hospital parking length will be allowed up to 200 meters compared to 100 meters previously allowed. Medium rise buildings up to 160 feet height allowed on 30 feet roads as well. On […]