United States donates 6.6 million Pfizer vaccine doses to Pakistan to address fourth covid-19 wave 

Islamabad, September 04, 2021 (PPI-OT):Over the next ten days, the United States will deliver an additional 6.6 million Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines through the COVAX facility to Pakistan. This donation brings the total number of COVID-19 vaccines donated by the U.S. Government to the Pakistani people to 15.8 million.
This tranche of 6.6 million vaccines is part of the 500 million Pfizer doses the United States purchasedRead More…

European Union to launch first-ever business forum in Islamabad

Islamabad, September 04, 2021 (PPI-OT):European Union would launch the first-ever EU-Pakistan Business Forum in Islamabad on Wednesday next to provide opportunities for bilateral trade enhancement between the two sides. Talking to APP, Ambassador of the European Union to Pakistan Mrs Androulla Kaminara said that the initiative is aimed at to promote and facilitate trade activities between Pakistan and EU with a focusRead More…

Pakistan, Britain reaffirm resolve to upgrade relationship

Islamabad, September 04, 2021 (PPI-OT):Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi held wide-ranging talks with British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab in Islamabad on Friday. The latest situation in Afghanistan, Pakistan-UK bilateral relations, and issues of mutual interest were discussed. Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi emphasized on addressing the dire humanitarian needs and to ensure economic stability inRead More…

President urges for adopting holistic approach to make elections more transparent 

Islamabad, September 04, 2021 (PPI-OT):President Dr Arif Alvi has urged the need to adopt a holistic approach by reforming all stages of the electoral process to make the upcoming elections more transparent, secure and impartial. The President stated this during a meeting about the electoral reforms process in Islamabad.
He said that it was the national obligation of all political parties and other concerned stakeholRead More…

Government committed to attract investment in Pakistan: Prime Minister 

Islamabad, September 04, 2021 (PPI-OT):Prime Minister Imran Khan says the government is committed to attract investment in Pakistan’s burgeoning travel and tourism sector which offers immense opportunities. In a tweet, Prime Minister welcoming the Air Arabia Group to the country wished them success in their partnership with local investors to establish a new Pakistani airline. Earlier, the Prime Minister held aRead More…

Chief of the Army Staff assures army’s support, commitment to Kashmir cause 

Islamabad, September 04, 2021 (PPI-OT):Chief of the Army Staff, General Qamar Javed Bajwa has assured army’s full support and commitment to the Kashmir cause and the people of Kashmir. Talking to AJK Prime Minister Sardar Abdul Qayyum Niazi, who called on him today (Saturday), General Qamar Bajwa congratulated the AJK PM on assumption of his new office and expressed his best wishes for prosperity of the region Read More…

Government to introduce reforms in electoral system by using latest technology for transparency: Usman Dar

Islamabad, September 04, 2021 (PPI-OT):Special Assistant on Youth Affairs, Muhammad Usman Dar says Prime Minister Imran Khan is determined to introduce reforms in the electoral system by using latest technology for bringing transparency.
Talking to a private news channel, he said those who oppose electronic voting system want to promote rigging in the electoral structure and playing politics on the issue of ElectroniRead More…

Coronavirus claims 79 more lives in country 

Islamabad, September 04, 2021 (PPI-OT):Seventy-nine more deaths due to coronavirus infection and 3,980 positive cases were reported in the country during the last 24 hours. According to the National Command and Operation Centre statistics, 64,053 tests were conducted and positivity ratio remained six point twenty-one per cent.
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Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
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NCOC imposes new restrictions in 24 districts of Punjab due to increasing Covid-19 

Islamabad, September 04, 2021 (PPI-OT):National Command and Operation Centre has enforced special no pharmaceutical interventions in 24 districts of Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Islamabad in wake of increasing Covid-19. According to a letter issued by NCOC in this regard, the NPIs will remain enforced from 4th to 12th of this month.
In Punjab these districts include; Rawalpindi, Gujrat, Gujranwala, Sheikhupura, SiaRead More…

Citizens’ issues related to Sehat Insaf Card linked to Pakistan Citizen Portal

Islamabad, September 04, 2021 (PPI-OT):Citizens’ issues related to Sehat Insaf Card have been linked to Pakistan Citizen Portal. According to the Prime Minister Office, on the direction of the Prime Minister, the Prime Minister’s Delivery Unit has issued a directive in this regard.
This portal will enable citizens to lodge direct complaints regarding refusals for treatment in hospitals, lack of facilitiesRead More…