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Gatwala Commercial Hub , Faisalabad is Punjab’s biggest and Pakistan’s second largest mixed use, real estate project. It has a covered area of over 3.1 million sq. ft.

This mega project, designed and developed by Shah Nawaz Associates, is located, at the junction of Canal Expressway and Lahore Sheikhupura Road. The road in front of the GCH project, has an average traffic count of 30 vehicles per minute. become, the city’s next mega center for trade, commerce, industries as well as residential projects.

 

Gatwala Commercial Hub

Big-9 Disruptive Technologies and Real Estate Landscape

Technology has become a permanent aspect of our lives, with multi-faceted advantages and continuously harnessing new opportunities. At this juncture of time when no feature of our lives remains alien to technology, the concept of ‘disruptive technologies’ or ‘Big-9’ is resonating in the real estate sectors all across the world.  These technological aspects are changing the outlook of the real estate sector across the world and transcending real estate from conventional to modern domains. This transformation in the real estate sector is also evident from ‘PropTech’ evolution which has been evolving since the revolution of the internet, handheld devices, and mobile applications.   Significance of Disruptive Technologies In a survey conducted,...

The Importance of ‘Urban Mobility’ in Urban Centres

As life unfolds in the urban areas, people -owing to the advancements in telecommunication and transportation are connected like never before. The mobility of people has reached an extent where vast distances are covered in a fraction of time. Owing to the enhanced connectivity; people in search of opportunities, and for earning their bread and butter move from one place to another. Similarly, the movement of freight and commodities is another characteristic of urban centres that is essential for running businesses and providing people with routine supplies.   What is Urban Mobility? This ‘movement’ is the vigour of cities in formal terms is also known as Urban Mobility; the phrase...

CDA to link Islamabad’s Jinnah Avenue with F-8, PIMS

ISLAMABAD: In a meeting chaired by Chairman Amer Ali Ahmed in the chair, the Capital Development Authority (CDA) has launched a project to link Islamabad’s Jinnah Avenue with F-8 and the Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS). Under this project, two loops will be constructed on each side of the existing underpass on Faisal Avenue and Blue Area by the authority along with the Machinery Pool Organisation (MPO) of CDA The construction of both the loops is scheduled to be completed within two months. In addition, the road in front of Serena Hotel will also be widened to relieve traffic congestion in the area and is scheduled to be completed...

PPPA approves Sialkot-Kharian motorway project

ISLAMABAD: In a meeting of the Public-Private Partnership Authority (PPPA) presided by the Minister for Planning Development and Special Initiatives Asad Umar, the Board of Directors (BoD) approved the construction of the Sialkot-Kharian Motorway project under the PPP Programme. The proposed 69 km long Sialkot-Kharian Motorway will comprise of four-lanes and will be constructed on a Build, Operate and Transfer (BOT) basis. After review, the meeting approved the transaction structure, commercial and financial feasibility study, and the request for a proposal package.   For news and blogs, visit Graana.com. ...

وزیرِ اعظم نے ہاؤسنگ یونٹس کی تعمیر کے لیے قرضوں کی فراہمی مزید آسان کرنے کی ہدایت کردی

اسلام آباد: وزیرِ اعظم پاکستان عمران خان نے بینکوں کو نیا پاکستان ہاؤسنگ پروگرام کے تحت لوگوں کو قرض کے حصول میں مزید آسانیاں فراہم کرنے کی ہدایت کردی۔ وہ نیشنل بینک آف پاکستان (این بی پی) کے ٹیلیتھان سے خطاب کررہے تھے جہاں اُن کا کہنا تھا کہ ابھی بھی لوگوں کو قرض کے حصول میں دشواریوں کا سامنا ہے جسے دور کرنے کی ضرورت ہے۔ اُن کا کہنا تھا کہ لوگ جب گھروں کی تعمیر کریں گے تو اس سے تعمیراتی صنعت میں ایک انقلاب آئے گا اور معاشی سرگرمیاں بڑھیں گی۔ اُنہوں نے کہا کہ سکیم کے تحت قرضوں کی حد کو 100 فیصد کردیا گیا...

سی ڈی اے کا شہر کے صنعتی احاطوں میں ترقیاتی کام تیز کرنے کا فیصلہ

اسلام آباد: مقامی صنعتکاروں کے ایک وفد کی چیئرمین کیپیٹل ڈیویلپمنٹ اتھارٹی (سی ڈی اے) عامر احمد علی سے ملاقات ہوئی جس میں یہ فیصلہ کیا گیا کہ صنعتی احاطوں میں ترقیاتی کام تیز کیے جائیں۔ صنعتکاروں کے وفد کی سربراہی صدر اسلام آباد چیمبر آف کامرس اینڈ انڈسٹری (آئی سی سی آئی) سردار یاسر الیاس خان نے کی۔ صنعتکاروں نے چیئرمین سی ڈی اے کو اپنے مسائل سے آگاہ کیا جنہیں دور کرنے کی مکمل یقین دہانی کرائی گئی۔ مزید خبروں اور اپڈیٹس کے لیے وزٹ کیجئے گرانہ بلاگ۔ ...

اسٹیٹ بینک کے ذخائر میں 275 ملین ڈالر اضافہ

کراچی: اسٹیٹ بینک آف پاکستان (ایس بی پی) کے ذخائر میں پچھلے ہفتے 275 ملین ڈالر کا اضافہ ہوا ہے۔ اضافے کے بعد کُل ذخائر 13.3 ارب ڈالر کی سطح عبور کرگئے ہیں۔ سینٹرل بینک نے تاحال ذخائر میں اضافے کی کوئی وجہ نہیں بتائی۔ مزید خبروں اور اپڈیٹس کے لیے وزٹ کیجئے گرانہ بلاگ۔ ...

WAPDA Chief  reviews progress on Diamer Bhasha Dam

  MIRPUR: Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) Chairman Lt Gen Muzammil Hussain (Retd), on Thursday, visited Diamer Basha Dam and Dasu Hydropower Project to assess progress on the two mega projects. According to the officials, the chairman was informed that construction work is underway.  WAPDA Chairman informed that despite the Covid-19 pandemic, the construction work is at a fast pace.  Moreover, he advised the project authorities to make sure that they achieve major construction milestones conforming to the set timelines. For news and blogs, visit Graana.com. ...

Digital water flow meters to be installed by CDA

  ISLAMABAD: Capital Development Authority (CDA) has announced to install digital flow meters on main pipelines in the city.  For this, a PC-1 of an amount of Rs 166.419 million has been approved. According to the officials, the purpose of this step is to gather accurate data regarding the flow of water and to prevent water theft and waste.  This project will help CDA in better utilization of natural resources.   For news and blogs, visit Graana.com. ...

SBP reserves surge by $275m to $13.3bn

  KARACHI: The foreign exchange reserves held by the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) increased by 2.11pc on a weekly basis, according to data released on Thursday. According to the details, forex reserves held by the SBP were reported to be at $13,295 million, up BY $275 million in contrast with $13,019.7 million in the last week.  Moreover, the liquid foreign currency reserves including net reserves held by banks other than the SBP were recorded at $20,434.6 million. In addition to that, the net reserves held by banks amounted to $7,139.6 million For news and blogs, visit Graana.com. ...