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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Debate on Finance Bill Consumes Major Part of NA Proceedings

ISLAMABAD, June 23, 2020: The National Assembly consumed major part of its proceedings in debate on the Finance Bill 2020 on Tuesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during twelfth sitting of 22nd  session of NA: Members’ Participation The House met for eight hours…

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NA Meets for Ten Hours, 24 Mins; Debates Federal Budget

ISLAMABAD, June 22, 2020: The National Assembly met for ten hours and 24 minutes on Monday and consumed major portion of the proceedings in debate on the federal budget 2020-21, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during eleventh sitting of 22nd  session of…

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Sindh Assembly Continues Debate on Finance Bill

ISLAMABAD, June 22, 2020 The Sindh Assembly continued general discussion on the Annual Budget 2020-21 on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during fourth sitting of the 10th session:  Members’ Participation The House met for five hours and 12 minutes. The sitting started…

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