Analytica Announces Expansion of PeriCoach® Pelvic Health Solution into China

PeriCoach Pelvic floor exercise system for the treatment of stress urinary incontinence PeriCoach will be distributed through extensive network of postpartum care centres, hospitals, pharmacy chains, and online platforms serviced by the joint venture partners.
Joint venture will also leverage extensive network of over 30,000 clinicians in 100 cities to distribute PeriCoach in China.
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Murad Ali Shah urged Prime Minister to impose 2-week long ban on inter-city transport to contain COVID

Karachi, March 31, 2021 (PPI-OT):Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has suggested the National Coordination Committee (NCC) to impose a ban on inter-city transport for next two weeks to contain the dangerous third wave of Coronavirus, otherwise the situation may aggravate further.
The meeting was held under the chairmanship of Prime Minister Imran Khan. The chief minister along with his team, Minister Health DrRead More…

Bijarani briefs NDU delegation about provincial government policies for uplift, COVID vaccination

Karachi, March 31, 2021 (PPI-OT): Minister Public Health Engineering and Mines and Mineral Shabir Bijarani has said that the provincial government under the leadership of Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has carried out development works all over Sindh despite financial constraints created by the COVID-19 pandemic.
This he said while addressing on behalf of Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah to a 65-memRead More…

COVID-19 claims 5 more patients, infects 247 others

Karachi, March 31, 2021 (PPI-OT): As many as 5 more patients of Coronavirus died overnight lifting the death toll to 4,502 and 247 new cases emerged when 9,634 tests were conducted. This was stated by Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah in a statement issued here on Wednesday. He added that 5 more patients of COVID-19 lost their lives lifting the death toll to 4,502 that constituted 1.7 percent death rate.
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Pakistan Navy Ship NASR pays goodwill visit to Mombasa, Kenya

Islamabad, March 31, 2021 (PPI-OT): Pakistan Navy Ship NASR paid goodwill visit to Mombasa Kenya as part of Overseas Deployment to African region. Upon arrival at port of Mombasa, PN Ship was received by High Commissioner of Pakistan to Kenya, Pakistan Defence Advisor and host naval officials.
During the ship stay at Mombasa, Mission Commander and Commanding Officer of PNS NASR called on Kenyan Principal Secretary foRead More…

PARC conducts seminar for Rice farmers

Islamabad, March 31, 2021 (PPI-OT): PARC organized rice field seminar on 27th March, 2021 at Zaidi Farms, Kakar Gill, Shaikupura. Chairman PARC, Dr. Muhammad Azeem Khan was the chief guest while Member (NR) Dr. Sarfraz Ahmed; PSO, PI. Rice CEWRI-NARC, Dr. Ghani Akbar; DG Extension, Punjab Dr. Muhammad Anjum Ali, with farmers and professionals attended this seminar.
Dr. Muhammad Azeem Khan, Chairman, PARC viewed seminRead More…

PARC to use “Miyawaki Techniques” for Faster and Denser forest cover

Islamabad, March 31, 2021 (PPI-OT): PARC executed Miyawaki Method for the plantation of urban forestry under its agro-forestry program today on March 30, 2021 at Rangeland Research Institute, NARC. Chairman PARC Dr. Muhammad Azeem Khan inaugurated the Urban Forestry Model while DG NARC, Engr. Shamim ul Sibtain Shah, Member (NR), Dr. Sarfraz Ahmad, Maqbool Shahbaz, Director Rangeland Research Institute NARC along-withRead More…

Proof of Registration card renewal, verification exercise for Afghan refugees postponed due to COVID-19

Islamabad, March 31, 2021 (PPI-OT): The Government of Pakistan, together with UNHCR, has decided to temporarily postpone the commencement of the “Documentation Renewal and Information Verification Exercise” (DRIVE) due to a third wave of the COVID-19 pandemic. The card renewal and verification exercise for Afghan refugees was set to formally begin on 1 April 2021.
The Government of Pakistan and UNHCR remain commiRead More…

Mr. Sun Yaoguo, Chief Engineer / Vice President, China Road and Bridge Corporation along with delegation called on Mr. Atif R.Bokhari, MOS/Chairman

Islamabad, March 31, 2021 (PPI-OT): Mr. Sun Yaoguo, Vice President, China Road and Bridge Corporation and his delegation called on MOS/Chairman Board of Investment Mr. Atif Bokhari at the BOI office today. The interaction covered in detail the development progress and marketing plans for Rashakai Special Economic Zone and other matters of mutual interest.
Mr. Sun informed that development work of Rashakai SEZ is beinRead More…

ADB Approves $300 Million Loan for Hydropower Plant to Boost Clean Energy in Pakistan

Islamabad, March 31, 2021 (PPI-OT): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $300 million loan to finance the construction of a 300-megawatt hydropower plant that will increase the share of clean energy in Pakistan and improve the country’s energy security.
The plant will add 1,143 gigawatt-hours of clean energy annually to the country’s energy mix, enhancing the energy sector’s reliability and sustainabRead More…