This update is meant to identify key developments during the month on Performance of Democratic Institutions in Pakistan with selected high-profile international developments included occasionally.

In this Issue:

  1. PM warns Nation of Tough Time ahead in view of Afghanistan
  2. Soft Image of Pakistan only through promoting Pakistaniat: Prime Minister
  3. Rule of law, Accountability and Justice are vision of Pakistan: PM
  4. National Assembly passes Elections Amendment Bills
  5. Pakistan Stays on FATF Grey List
  6. Federal Government to Monitor and Evaluate PSDP Projects
  7. Deplorable Conduct in Legislatures
  8. CCI approves National Electricity Policy 2021
  9. Fauji Foundation, Army Welfare Trust and 11 other institutions / organizations exempted from Income Tax in the Finance Act 2021
  10. Senate Standing Committee on Defence asks the Government to adhere to the 2012 recommendations of PCNS
  11. Information Minister claims India involved in Anti Pakistan propaganda on Social media
  12. CJP inaugurates Pakistan’s first Commercial court
  13. IHC upholds Civil Servants (Directory Retirement from Service) Rules, 2020
  14. PIC says information about Judiciary’s pension, perks, privileges and post-retirement benefits has to be made public
  15. IHC issues stay order against the appointment of HEC Chairman
  16. IHC sets aside appointments of NBP President and Chairman BoD
  17. PM presides inaugural session of NICC
  18. COAS receives Business Leaders
  19. COAs says Armed Forces have unwavering support of people
  20. Chairman Senate meets Foreign Dignitaries
  21. Speaker National Assembly meets Foreign Dignitaries
  22. Interactions of COAS with Foreign Dignitaries
  23. Prime Minister and COAS interactions