Sindh Assembly: 11 Lawmakers Debate Provincial Budget

ISLAMABAD, June 19, 2015: The Sindh Assembly continued debate on the Provincial Budget 2015-16, as eleven lawmakers expressed their views on the annual financial statement on Friday, reports Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. The sitting started 56 minutes behind the schedule with 22 members (13%) present at the start and…

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Punjab Assembly Concludes Budget Debate

ISLAMABAD, June 19, 2015: The Punjab Finance Minister concluded debate on the provincial budget 2015-2016 amid low attendance of lawmakers during the 8th sitting of 15th assembly session on Friday, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet. The Finance Minister took 13 minutes to wind up the debate while 17 lawmakers, including…

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Finance Minister Winds up Budget Debate in National Assembly

ISLAMABAD, June 18, 2015: The Finance Minister wrapped up the general discussion on Federal Budget 2015-16 during 10th sitting of the 23rd session of National Assembly on Thursday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. The Finance Minister informed the House that 56 out of 92 recommendations forwarded by the Senate…

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26 Petitions Still Pending with Tribunals

ISLAMABAD, June 18, 2015: Eight more cases were decided by the election tribunals constituted by the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) in May 2015 – bringing the total number of decided cases to 385 out of 411, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) on Thursday.

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Sindh Assembly Continues Debate on Provincial Budget

ISLAMABAD, June 18, 2015: The Sindh Assembly continued debate on the Provincial Budget 2015-16, as fifteen lawmakers expressed their views on Thursday, reports Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. The sitting started 62 minutes behind the schedule with 20 members (12%) present at the start and 52 (31%) at the time…

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39 Lawmakers Debate Punjab Budget

ISLAMABAD, June 18, 2015: The Punjab Assembly continued discussion on the Provincial Budget 2015-16 on Thursday, as 39 lawmakers spoke on it for 91% of the proceedings’ time, reports Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. The House continued to witness low attendance of lawmakers with only 13 members (4%) present at…

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Low Attendance NA Sitting Continues Debate on Budget

ISLAMABAD, June 17, 2015: The National Assembly continued discussion on the 2015-16 Federal Budget amid low attendance of lawmakers and walkout by MQM legislators on Wednesday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Twelve lawmakers (3%) were present at the start of the sitting while 15 (4%) at the time of adjournment. The Prime Minister…

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Balochistan Budget Presented amid Opposition’s Boycott

ISLAMABAD, June 17, 2015: The Balochistan Assembly witnessed presentation of the Provincial Budget for the upcoming financial year, amid boycott of the opposition parties on Wednesday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. The sitting started 23 minutes behind the schedule with 43 members (66% of the total membership-65) present at…

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Ten Lawmakers Debate Sindh Budget

ISLAMABAD, June 17, 2015: The Sindh Assembly continued debate on the Provincial Budget 2015-16 on Wednesday, as ten lawmakers spoke on it for 78% of the proceedings’ time, reports Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. The sitting started 76 minutes behind the schedule with 40 members (24%) present at the start…

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Low Attendance Persists during Punjab PA Budget Debate

ISLAMABAD, June 17, 2015: The Punjab Assembly continued to witness low attendance of lawmakers, as the House continued discussion on the provincial budget 2015-16 on Wednesday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. The sitting started 25 minutes behind the schedule with only six members (2%) present at the start and…

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