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Pakistan Test squad leaves for Colombo on Saturday
KARACHI, Aug 1 (APP): Led by veteran batsman Misbah-ul-Haq, a 15-member Pakistan Test squad is due to leave for Colombo on Saturday to play a two-Test match series against Sri Lanka starting in Galle on August 6.
 
Misbah 7th in Test batsmen rankings
ISLAMABAD, Aug 1 (APP): Pakistan skipper Misbah-ul-Haq is ranked 7th with 824 rating points in the latest Reliance ICC Player Rankings for Test Batsmen, released on Friday.
 
National ranking tennis tourney from Aug 2
ISLAMABAD, July 31 (APP): Pakistan Tennis Federation (PTF) will hold Warid National Ranking Tennis Tournament from August 2-7 here at PTF Complex.
 
FIH announce teams for Youth Olympic Games
ISLAMABAD, Jul 31 (APP): The International Hockey Federation (FIH) has announced the 20 teams that will be competing in the Hockey competition at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing next month.
 
Warid national ranking tourney from Aug 2
ISLAMABAD, July 30 (APP): Pakistan Tennis Federation (PTF) will hold Warid National Ranking Tennis Tournament from August 2-7 here at PTF Complex.
 
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Pakistan to become fourth largest nation on earth by 2050 PDF Print E-mail
ISLAMABAD, Jun 4 (APP): Pakistan will become the fourth largest nation on earth in terms of population by the year 2050, says Economic Survey 2009-10 released here on Friday.   With a median age of around 20 years, Pakistan is also a “young” country. It is estimated that currently there are approximately 104 million Pakistanis below 30 years.  The proportion of population residing in urban centres has risen to 36%. Since 1950, it is estimated that Pakistan’s urban population has expanded over seven fold. HTML clipboard
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Human development witnesses 3.58% increase in outgoing FY PDF Print E-mail
ISLAMABAD, Jun 4 (APP): The Pakistan Peoples Party-led coalition government took a number of measures for poverty alleviation that resulted in 3.58 per cent increase in human development during the fiscal year 2009-10 as compared to the previous year. According to the economic survey 2009-10 released by Finance Advisor Dr. Abdul Hafeez Sheikh, human development held the maximum proportionate share of 36.02 percent, which was 3.58 percent points higher than the previous year. HTML clipboard
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GDP grows at 4.1 percent despite difficulties:Hafeez Shaikh PDF Print E-mail
ISLAMABAD, June 4 (APP): Advisor to the Prime Minister on Finance, Senator Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh said on Friday that Gross Domestic Products (GDP) grew at 4.1 percent in the current financial year 2009-10 notwithstanding major economic challenges and difficulties. “Macroeconomic stability achieved over the past two years has started a moderate recovery in the economy, despite one of the most serious economic crises in the country’s recent history,” he told at a crowded press conference here on Friday.  HTML clipboard
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Countryís literacy rate improved: Survey PDF Print E-mail
ISLAMABAD, Jun 4 (APP): Overall literacy rate in the country has improved remarkably from previous 56% to 57 %, says the Economic Survey of Pakistan 2008-09 released on Friday.  The data shows that literacy remained higher in urban areas (74%) than in rural areas (48%), and is more prevalent for men (69%) compared to women (45%).  However, it is evident from the data that overall female literacy is rising over time, but progress is uneven across the provinces. HTML clipboard
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Energy consumption in all sources witness negative growth: Survey PDF Print E-mail
ISLAMABAD, June 4 (APP): Energy consumption in all sources witnessed a negative growth rate during 2008-09 mainly on the back of lower economic activity and circular debt problem during the period. Whereas, due to revival in the macroeconomic activity, the energy consumption in petroleum products, gas and coal has witnessed a positive growth rates of 8.1 percent, 3.0 percent and 10.0 percent respectively during July-March 2009-10 over the corresponding period last year, according to economic survey released by Finance Division here on Friday.  HTML clipboard
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