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NA session to vote on budget 2021-22 underway

NA session to vote on budget 2021-22 underway

ISLAMABAD: A session of the National Assembly to vote on budget 2021-22 is underway.  A resolution to present the budget for approval was adopted after vote count following an objection from an Opposition member over verbal voting. Earlier, PPP MNA Nafeesa Shah had criticised the government’s budget measures, saying that …

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Shahbaz Sharif fails to deliver budget speech once again

Shahbaz Sharif fails to deliver budget speech once again

Leader of the Opposition Shahbaz Sharif addressing on the floor of the National Assembly in Islamabad, on June 16, 2021. — YouTube Leader of the Opposition in National Assembly Shahbaz Sharif for the third time on Wednesday failed to deliver his  budget speech in the National Assembly — despite being …

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Sindh govt employees to get 20% pay raise in tax-free budget

Sindh govt employees to get 20% pay raise in tax-free budget

KARACHI: The Sindh Cabinet has approved an increase of 20% in the salary of government employees and set minimum wage at Rs25,000 ahead of the budget for fiscal year 2021-22. The Sindh government will present the budget for next fiscal year 2021-22 in provincial assembly in Karachi today (Tuesday). It …

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PTI’s budget an ‘economic attack’ on people, Bilawal says

PTI's budget an 'economic attack' on people, Bilawal says

KARACHI: The PTI-led government’s proposed budget for the fiscal year 2021-22 is an “economic attack on Pakistanis”,  PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said Saturday as he condemned it. In a statement, the PPP chairman said PTI would not be permitted to “play with the nation’s future”, vowing his party would …

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Budget 2021-22: Rs42.45 million allocated for HEC

Budget 2021-22: Rs42.45 million allocated for HEC

The logo of the Higher Education Commission. — File photo ISLAMABAD: The Higher Education Commission (HEC)  is set to get Rs42,450 million for the fiscal year 2021-22 under the Public Sector Development Programme (PSDP). According to the budget document issued on Friday, Rs29,736 million have been earmarked for ongoing schemes …

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