The Speaker said that PIPS
was a feather in the cap of the incumbent parliament and would provide an excellent facility for the capacity building/training of Parliamentarians and the parliamentary support staff.
Ihsan Ali, Vice Chancellor University of Education, Dr Rauf-i-Azm National Coordinator Inter University Consortium and NBF book ambassador Mohammad Murtaza Noor and others, have greeted Zafarullah Khan on his appointment as ED PIPS
Ayaz Sadiq highlighted that PIPS
warranted a competent and a visionary individual at the highest management position who could exhibit acute leadership skills and bring innovative changes in the institution.
The Executive Director PIPS
informed him that PIPS
is now member of Parliamentary Research Centers of 12 countries of Middle East, Asia and North Africa and it is already providing guidance to Sri Lankan Parliament to set up their PRC.
Acting Speaker Murtaza Javed Abbasi after assuming the Presidency of PIPS
Board of Governors approved assigning of acting charge for the post of Executive Director (PIPS
) to Director (Research and IT) Mohammad Rashid Mehfooz Zaka for a period of three months.
Expressing his sentiments on the occasion, Deputy Speaker NA and Vice President PIPS
Faisal Karim Kundi appreciated the gesture and tradition set by the Chairman Senate and President PIPS
by giving farewell to outgoing members of NA who were part and parcel of PIVS board of governors and played important role not in establishment of PIPS
through an act of Parliament in 2008 as well as up to its present phase of consolidation.
Zafarullah Khan was appointed as PIPS
executive director for two year in May 2016 on contract basis.
He expressed his desire for further expediting enactment of legislation, and directed the PIPS
administration to provide all out support to the parliamentarians in that regard.
The main agenda of this meeting was to review the performance of Pakistan Institute of Parliamentary Services (PIPS
) and to further enhance its skills for capacity building of Parliamentarians and staff of the Parliament.
Market made a "grand return" to the streets ofMiddlesbroughthis afternoon.
In 2015-16, the weekly rate of PIPs
was between PS55.10 and PS82.30.
Muhammad Rashid Mafzool Zaka and other staff members