Our governments prefer symptomatic treatment and we run our day-to-day policy on the basis of ad-hocism
The appointed chairmen of CDA for the past seven years have been commanding the national institution with ad-hocism
, due to which no new mega project or residential sector was instigated.
It is basically a long-term or a scheduled commitment from either party to avoid pitfalls of ad-hocism
and also to provide predictability in budgeting exercise," says Padma Balaji, Manager of Contracts, Enterprise Infrastructure, Emitac.
He deplored that ad-hocism
, in the education department during the last 6 decades has further worsened the literacy rate in the already deprived province of Balochistan.
He said medical education had never been a priority of the government, which has been promoting ad-hocism
for many years.
The prime minister arrived here on a three-day visit, his sixth trip to Russia since 2004, that will also see the inking of three agreements in the field of defence, including one for ending ad-hocism
in servicing Russian military equipment.
Traditionally working out plans and drawings is at the centre of an architectural project, but here we were dealing with totally different rhythms of production and creation: an ad-hocism
While he is solid in describing the confusion and ad-hocism
The major failures and shortcomings, characterizing the development and operation of the energy sector, pointed out in the new policy, include: lack of strategic forward planning, and a management approach based on ad-hocism
and maintenance of status quo; hurdles in development of indigenous energy resources such as hydro, coal, gas and oil; inability to arrest the high growth rate of demand for energy in non-productive sectors; poor performance of power and gas utilities vis-a-vis quality and reliability of supply, shortages, losses, pilferage, project implementation delays, low plant availability, revenue leaks, corruption and bureaucratic red-tapism.
He said that in other provinces instead of transparency ad-hocism
is still reigning.
He said that every department is running on ad-hocism
The government should end the existing ad-hocism
in allowing pension/retirement benefits and accept the principle of One Scale One Pension to provide for an automatic adjustment of pension/retirement benefits whenever pay scales/service benefits are revised; The Foundation expresses its serious concern at the discrimination against pensioners.