Sindh PA Passes Finance Bill, 2020 amid Opposition’s Protest

ISLAMABAD, June 27, 2020: The Provincial Assembly of Sindh Passed the Finance Bill, 2020 amid Opposition’s protest and approved 157 Demands for Grants for the upcoming fiscal year, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet on Saturday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during ninth sitting of the 10th session:  Members’…

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National Assembly Approves 167 Demands for Grants for FY 2020-21

ISLAMABAD, June 26, 2020: The National Assembly approved 167 Demands for Grants for the fiscal year 2020-21 related to various ministries and departments, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Friday. Following are key observations of the proceedings during 15th sitting of the 22nd NA session: Members’ Participation The House met for nine…

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Chief Minister Sindh Concludes Debate on Provincial Budget

 ISLAMABAD, June 26, 2020: The Provincial Assembly of Sindh concluded the general discussion on the annual budget for the year 2020-21, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 8th sitting of the 10th session:  Members’ Participation The House met for three hours and 57 minutes.…

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PM Takes National Assembly into Confidence over COVID-19, Economic Issues

Debate on Budget Ends in the Lower House ISLAMABAD, June 25, 2020: The Prime Minister came to the House before the conclusion of the budget debate to make a policy statement on issues related to economy, foreign affairs and the government efforts to tackle COVID-19, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily…

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Sindh PA Continues Debate on Provincial Budget

ISLAMABAD, June 25, 2020: The Sindh Assembly continued general discussion on the Annual Budget 2020-21 on Thursday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 7th sitting of the 10th session:  Members’ Participation The House met for six hours and 30 minutes. The sitting started at…

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Interim Report of PIA Plane Crash Laid in National Assembly

ISLAMABAD, June 24, 2020: The interim report of PIA plane crash was presented in the National Assembly by the Government, while the discussion on the federal budget 2020-21 continued on Wednesday as well, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during thirteenth sitting of…

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Budget Debate Consumes 89% of Sindh PA Sitting

 ISLAMABAD, June 24, 2020: The Sindh Assembly consumed major part of its proceedings in debate on the provincial budget 2020-21, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet on Wednesday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 6th sitting of the 10th session:  Members’ Participation The House met for seven hours and 22…

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Senate Session Prorogued After Adopting Recommendations on Finance Bill

ISLAMABAD, June 24, 2020: The Senate Session was prorogued on Wednesday after adopting recommendations on the Finance Bill, 2020 as reported by the Standing Committee on Finance, Revenue and Economic Affairs, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during ninth (last) sitting of…

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Lax Enforcement Prompts Increase in Prices of Flour, Chicken, and Meat

Lax Enforcement Prompts Increase in Prices of Flour, Chicken, and Meat

ISLAMABAD, June 24, 2020: As the financial year 2019-2020 headed for a close, market prices of essential commodities, including wheat flour, chicken, and meat continued to increase in various parts of the country. FAFEN’s Weekly Price Monitor found that the increase in market prices was not consistent with the officially notified prices, indicating weak monitoring…

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Sindh Assembly: 21 Lawmakers Participate in Debate on Provincial Budget

ISLAMABAD, June 23, 2020 The Sindh Assembly continued general discussion on the Provincial Budget and 21 lawmakers participated in debate, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Tuesday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 5th sitting of the 10th session:  Members’ Participation The House met for five hours and…

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