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PR inks accord with GE to procure 55 locos

The Pakistan Railways (PR) Saturday signed an agreement with General Electric (GE) USA to procure 55 locomotives. PR Director Procurement Ziauddin Ahmed Qureshi and Mr Ishfaq, representative of General Electric of the


PR gets 9 Chinese locomotives

KARACHI Pakistan Railways (PR) Minister Khawaja Saad Rafiq on Saturday expressed the determination that performance of the department would be improved by inducting new engines. He was addressing a ceremony of inducting


PR minister vows to quit if railways privatised

Railways Minister Saad Rafique on Monday announced to resign from his post if the government privatised the railways. Talking to newsmen in Lahore, the minister said that all necessary measures are being


Deal cancelled!

The Pakistan Railways (PR) has cancelled locomotive purchase order from China after series of complaints. The decision was taken by the railways ministry after a report was submitted by the concerned officials.


PR to get used locomotives: what about new ones?

The Pakistan Railways (PR) will float international tender for obtaining used locomotives on lease and deferred payment basis. An official of the PR told APP that the maintenance of these locomotives would


‘Get back to work, gentlemen!’

Federal Minister for Railways Saad Rafique has called back all the employees of Pakistan Railways who had gone on a leave abroad to return back to their duties immediately. Earlier, the minister