Government & Politics

Kyrgyzstan prime minister resigns amid election protests

In Kyrgyzstan, Prime Minister Kubatbek Boronov has resigned after widespread unrest that has pushed the Central Election Commission to cancel the results of parliament elections. According to media reports, Boronov has been replaced by a nationalist politician Sadyr Japarov, who was released from jail by the protesters. Unrest over the polling sparked a tumultuous in […]

Government & Politics

Punjab Cabinet approves necessary amendments in Punjab Local Govt Act 2019

Punjab Cabinet approved necessary amendments in Punjab Local Government Act 2019 during its meeting in Lahore. Cabinet meeting, chaired by Provincial Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar also gave approval to changes in licensing regime to facilitate business community. It also decided to end the local government’ licensing fee for professionals. Punjab Cabinet also approved procurement […]