Monday, 21 July 2014

FPSC's CONSOLIDATED ADVERTISEMENT NO. 6/2014

The Federal Public Service Commission vide its CONSOLIDATED ADVERTISEMENT NO. 6/2014
has announced posts in BPS-16 and above in various disciplines

To See the details please click here

and to apply online please click here

Friday, 18 July 2014

RATE OF MARK-UP ON STATE PROVIDENT FUND i.e. GENERAL PROVIDENT FUND FOR THE FISCAL YEAR 2013-14.

No. F .8(l )GS-1/2007-865
Government of Pakistan
Finance Division
(Budget Wing)
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From:               Niamatullah Khan
Section Officer (GS-1)
                        Ph: 9204700

To:                   The Controller General of Accounts,
Islamabad.

SUBJECT:  RATE OF MARK-UP ON STATE PROVIDENT FUND i.e. GENERAL PROVIDENT FUND FOR THE FISCAL YEAR 2013-14.

Dear Sir.
            I am directed to convey that Federal Government has been pleased to fix the following rate of mark-up on State Provident Fund, i.e. General Provident Fund:-

Fiscal Year
Rate of Mark-up
2011-2012
13.70%
2012-2013
12.00%
2013-2014
13.50%



Yours faithfully,

Sd/-
(Niamatullah Khan)
Section Officer (GS-1)

Wednesday, 4 June 2014

Relief measures for government employees, pensioners and labor announced in Budget 2014-15

The following measures are announced: 

(a)      A 10% ad-hoc relief will be allowed to all federal government employees with effect from 1st July 2014;

(b)     A 20% increase will be allowed to those employees in Grade-1 to 15 drawing fixed medical allowance of Rs.1000 per month;

(c)      A 5% increase will be allowed in conveyance allowance to those employees working in Grade-1 to 15;

(d)     The post of superintendent is being upgraded from Grade-16 to Grade-17;

(e)      One pre-mature increment will be allowed to employees of Grade-1 to 4.

(f)      For welfare of the labor class, and in line with the increase in pay of government employees, the minimum wage rate is also being increased from Rs.10,000 to Rs.12,000. 



Minimum pension Rs.6000 and a 10% increase in pension will also be allowed to all retired federal government employees.

The above abstract is taken from the budget speech of FM available on http://www.finance.gov.pk/budget/Budget_Speech14_15_Eng.pdf

Tuesday, 3 June 2014

GRANT OF BPS-17 TO SUPERINTENDENT (BPS-16)

THE POST OF SUPERINTENDENT IS BEING UPGRADED FROM BPS-16 TO BPS-17
FINANCE MINISTER

Saturday, 31 May 2014

OPTION FOR RE-FIXATION OF PAY.


Government of Pakistan
Finance Division
(Regulations Wing)
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F. No. 3(18) R-2/99                                                             Islamabad, the 20th May, 2014

OFFICE MEMORANDUM

Subject: -   OPTION FOR RE-FIXATION OF PAY.

            The undersigned is directed to refer to Finance Division's Office Memorandum of even number dated 6th July, 2001 on the subject cited above (copy attached) and state that the said Office Memorandum may be treated as withdrawn ab-initio.
Sd/-
(Nadeem Ijaz Ahmed)
Section Officer (R-2)
Tele: 9245846
All Ministries/Divisions/Departments



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Government of Pakistan
Finance Division
(Regulations Wing)
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F. No. 3(18) R-2/99             Islamabad, the 08th July, 2001.

OFFICE MEMORANDUM


Subject:-    OPTION FOR RE-FIXATION OF PAY.


      The undersigned is directed to refer to Finance Division's Office Memorandum No. F. 3(18)R-2/99 dated the 27th November 1999 on the subject noted above and to state that the said Office Memorandum may please be treated as with drawn with immediate effect.
Sd/-
( IFTIKHAR AHMAD )
 SECTION OFFICER (R-2)

ALL MINISTRIES/DIVISIONS/DEPARTMENTS


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Government of Pakistan
Finance Division
(Regulations Wing)
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F. No. 3(18) R-2/99          Islamabad, the 27th November,1999

OFFICE MEMORANDUM

Subject:-    OPTION FOR RE-FIXATION OF PAY.

          The undersigned is directed to state that in terms of Finance Division’s Office Memorandum NO. F. 3(2)Gaz.Imp.I/75 dated the 14th October, 1975 such civil servants who are promoted before reaching at the maximum of their pay scales to a higher pay scale between 2nd June and 30th November of a year were allowed to opt for re-fixation of their pay in the higher scale concerned, w.e.f. first of December of the year of their promotion with reference to their presumptive pay on that date in their pre-promotion scale.

2.             While said Office Memorandum (dated 14th October, 1975) did not cover the cases of Selection Grande, (due to non existence of Selection Grade scheme at that time), the exercise of option for re-fixation of pay in cases of Selection Grade and move-over was barred vide this Division’s letter No. F.1(2)Imp/98-140/Imp/97 dated 30-04-1995, addressed to the Office of the Auditor General of Pakistan.

3.            As selection grade is treated at par with promotion for the purpose of fixation of pay, it is decided, in partial modification of this Division letter dated 30.04.1998, that the concession of option for re-fixation of pay in the higher scale as contained in this Division’s Office Memorandum dated 14-10-1975 be extend-able and applicable to the cases of Selection Grade with effect from the date it was barred by the Finance Division i.e. 30-04-1998.
Sd/-
( IFTIKHAR AHMAD )
 SECTION OFFICER (R-II)

ALL MINISTRIES/DIVISIONS/DEPARTMENTS

UP-GRADATION OF THE POST OF TELEPHONE OPERATOR FROM BS-07 TO BS-09.

Government of Pakistan
Finance Division
(Regulations Wing)
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F. No. 1(24) R-I/2012-191/2014                                       Islamabad, the 29th May, 2014

OFFICE MEMORANDUM

Subject: -       UP-GRADATION OF THE POST OF TELEPHONE OPERATOR FROM BS-07 TO BS-09.

            The undersigned is directed to refer to subject cited above and convey the approval of Finance Division to the up-gradation of the post of Telephone Operator from BS-07 to BS-09 in all the Ministries/Division/ Departments of Federal Government as per recommendations of Establishment Division's made vide O.M. No. 8/54/2007-R-I dated 14-05-2014 subject to the following conditions:-

i)            Enhancement in the prescribed educational qualification for the post from Matric to Intermediate with two years experience in the relevant field,

ii)               Amendment in the Recruitment Rules and filling up the upgraded posts in the manner prescribed in Establishment Division's d.o. letter dated 31-12-2008.

iii)              The up-gradation of existing incumbents of the post of Telephone Operator presently working in. the Federal Ministries/ Divisions/ Departments as one time dispensation.

Sd/-
(Muhammad Bashir Zahid)
Accounts Officer(R-I)
Tele: 9245843


All Ministries/Divisions/Departments:

Friday, 30 May 2014

ORDER PASSED IN APPEAL NO.887 TO 890,912 TO 915,922 TO 925 & 930 TO 934 (R) CS-2011, 1166,1265,1416 TO 1420, 1455, 1575 & 1794 (R) CS 2011 FIELD BY MIRZA MUHAMMAD ISHAQUE, GHULAM MUSTAFA & OTHERS VS MINISTRY OF FINANCE.

Government of Pakistan
Finance Division
(Regulation Wing)
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No.F.13(13)-Reg.6/2011                                                     Islamabad, the 11th March, 2013

OFFICE MEMORANDUM 

Subject:-          ORDER PASSED IN APPEAL NO.887 TO 890,912 TO 915,922 TO 925 & 930 TO 934 (R) CS-2011,  1166,1265,1416 TO 1420, 1455, 1575 & 1794 (R) CS 2011 FIELD BY MIRZA MUHAMMAD ISHAQUE,  GHULAM MUSTAFA & OTHERS VS MINISTRY OF FINANCE.


                        In continuation of Finance Division’s O.M. No. 13 (13)-Reg-6/2011 dated 21st January, 2013, the undersigned is directed to say that it has been decided to implement the judgment of Federal Service Tribunal, Islamabad dated 05.01.2012 upheld by Supreme Court of Pakistan vide Judgment dated 24.04.2012 in respect of all the equally placed pensioners with effect from 1st July, 2013, in view of the fact that budgetary cover is not provided in the current financial year for this unforeseen expenses. This is subject to the condition that if the constitutional petition to be filed by the Government is accepted by the Apex Court, the Government would recover the amount of increases in pension on restored portion of pension being allowed to them. The beneficiaries of this O.M. are required to furnish an undertaking on Judicial Paper for Rs.50/- as per enclosed format, to the concerned accounts Officer.


     --Sd--
(MUHAMMAD KHALIL)
      Section Officer (Reg.6)

ALL MINISTRIES/DIVISION/DEPARTMENTS