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  • 03
    May

    PM lauds PEC for developing NSS-based building code

    ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan Thursday was informed that as per his vision and instructions on standardisation of building codes, standards and specifications for low cost housing, the Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC) has developed the first-ever National Standard Specifications (NSS) based on Building Code of Pakistan. To this effect, the prime minister chaired a meeting […]

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  • 18
    Mar

    CDA to build 4,400 housing Units, raise Metropolitan Police.

    Kashif Abbasi – Published March 16, 2021 – Updated 2 days ago The apartments will be allotted to displaced persons of katchi abadis through the CDA and the beneficiaries of Naya Pakistan Housing and Development Authority through auction. — File ISLAMABAD: City managers on Monday took major decisions, including construction of 4,400 low-cost housing units, establishment of Metropolitan Police […]

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  • 22
    Dec

    Governor State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) Dr.Reza Baqir, informed to Prime Minister about disbursement of loans for Construction of Houses in meeting of National Coordination Committee (NCC)

    ISLAMABD: A meeting of the National Coordination Committee (NCC) on Housing, Construction and Development has been informed by the State Bank of Pakistan that in coordination with all the commercial banks, a steering committee was constituted that regularly reviews modalities for disbursement of loans to the housing sector. A weekly meeting of the NCC on […]

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  • 24
    Nov

    State Bank announces new regulatory incentives

    KARACHI: The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has announced five regulatory relaxations to incentivise banks to finance low-cost and affordable housing. The move comes amid the central bank’s efforts to provide an enabling regulatory environment to promote housing and construction finance. To support the provision of finance to this sector, the definition of low-cost housing […]

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  • 26
    Aug

    Impacts of Construction Sector on Employment and GDP

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  • 18
    Aug

    HOUSING SERVICE CELL

    HOUSING SERVICE CELL A step up by Zaigham M. Rizvi (related email correspondences)   I am happy that you people have formed this group. As I see queries from different people, and we seems to be late, but still ahead of many people in the area. You may focus on the following areas. I may […]

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  • 24
    Apr

    Urban housing, rural housing, slum prevalence

    When we talk about housing issues, we tend to keep our attentions limited only to urban areas, and forget the rural areas and hapless rural population. According to Pakistan Bureau of Statistics, ratio of Pakistan’s urban-rural population is 32.5%:67.5%. (Source: Pakistan Statistical Bureau) Up until now, this huge 67.5% rural population was always ignored in […]

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  • 01
    Apr

    RURAL REAL PAKISTAN – ENDLESS RUSTIC BEAUTY, WAITING FOR CARING HANDS

    Just a bird’s eye view, rather from a bus’s eye view of enchanting, endlessly spreading rural Pakistan, picturesque Pakistan, from horizon to horizon. Pakistan, land of 881,913 square kilometre, is a land of picturesque contrast, from highest mountain ranges at the north-most region through arable greener planes of Punjab and Sindh to stony, rocky big Balochistan, to blue […]

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  • 18
    Dec

    Naya Pakistan Housing Project – Corner Stone Of PTI’s Economic Uplift

    NAYA PAKISTAN HOUSING FOR ALL INITIATIVE :   One of the key features for Naya Pakistan is to improve the housing situation for Pakistanis. There is a shortfall of over 10 million houses, and every year we are adding to this backlog. This government intends to promote access to housing to the people of Pakistan […]

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