Saudi Arabia imposes fine for performing Umrah without permit

MAKKAH: Saudi Arabia has announced to impose a fine of 10,000 Riyals ($2,666) for those who attempt to perform Umrah without a permit, according to a Twitter post by the Kingdom’s national security team. The announcement also stated that a

Man approaches court over Rs300 fine on motorway

ISLAMABAD: A man has approached the Islamabad High Court to cancel a fine imposed by Motorway Police which he claims does not violate the rules. On February 27, the motorway police stopped the vehicle of Muhammad Noman Awam, a resident

Pakistan granted stay order over $6 billion penalty in Reko Diq case

ISLAMABAD: The World Bank’s International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes has granted stay on the enforcement of a hefty penalty imposed on Pakistan in the Reko Diq mining dispute. In a statement in Islamabad, the office of Attorney General

Citizens to be fined for not wearing face masks in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: The government has made it mandatory to wear face masks at public places, markets and public transport to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus. In this regard, Islamabad Deputy Commissioner Hamza Shafaat on Sunday said wearing masks or

Saudi Arabia to impose fines for not wearing face masks

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia will impose 1,000 riyals fine for people who do not wear face masks or fail to adhere to social distancing rules. The Saudi Ministry of Interior made the announcement on Saturday, adding that people who refuse to

Foreign driving licences are now valid in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad traffic police has announced that it will not impose any fine for driving with foreign driving licences in the capital city. Prime Minister Imran Khan had directed the relevant authorities to accept driving licences issued by other

CCP imposes Rs75 mn fine on PFMA for fixing flour prices

ISLAMABAD: The Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP) on Monday imposed Rs 75 million penalty on the Pakistan Flour Mills Association (PFMA) for fixing the price of wheat flour and its quantities of production. According to a press release, the CCP