The passing away of the late Professor Miyawaki, a Japanese botanist and expert in plant ecology

Islamabad, September 10, 2021 (PPI-OT):Dr. MIYAWAKI Akira, a Japanese botanist and expert in plant ecology passed away at the age of 93 in July this year. In Pakistan, He is known for “Miyawaki method,” tree planting approach actively promoted at the initiative of Prime Minister Imran Khan. Under this approach, dozens of species that suit the environment are planted in the same area, close to each other, which enRead More…

Providing maximum relief to citizens, top priority: SSP 

Islamabad, September 10, 2021 (PPI-OT):Senior Superintendent of Police (Operations) Dr. Syed Mustafa Tanweer on Thursday said that 11 persons including six POs were arrested during the last 24 hours in a massive crackdown against drug-peddlers and criminals. The police also recovered weapons from them. According to the details, Aabpara police arrested accused Attiq Ur-Rehman and recovered one 30 bore pistol from him,Read More…

Workers’ Remittances in August 2021 

Karachi, September 10, 2021 (PPI-OT):Workers’ remittances continued their strong trend, reaching $2.66 billion in August 2021. This is the sixth consecutive month when inflows recorded around $2.7 billion on average, and the fifteen consecutive month they have been above $2 billion. In terms of growth, remittances increased by 26.8 percent (y/y) in August, which is a decade high growth rate for that month.
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Governor Sindh attends a ceremony at JS global Capital Limited’s head office 

Karachi, September 10, 2021 (PPI-OT):Capital market fraternity welcomed Air Link Communication Limited CEO Muzzaffar H Piracha, at a high-profile launch ceremony, presided by Sindh Governor Imran Ismail at JS Global Capital Limited’s head office. Governor Ismail, congratulating key stakeholders, said, “I would like to place on record and give credit to PM Imran Khan’s vision whereby he made everyone work hard tRead More…

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the state of Qatar called on General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff 

Rawalpindi, September 10, 2021 (PPI-OT):His Excellency, Mr Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman bin Jassim Al Thani, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the state of Qatar called on General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff (COAS). During the meeting, matters of mutual interest, regional security situation especially current situation in Afghanistan and cooperation in various fields were discusseRead More…

Spanish Foreign Minister Jose Manuel Albares to arrive Pakistan today 

Islamabad, September 10, 2021 (PPI-OT):The Foreign Minister of Spain, Jose Manuel Albares is arriving in Islamabad today (Friday). He will hold talks with Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi to discuss the latest developments in Afghanistan. Bilateral relations will also be part of discussions during the delegation-level talks. Pakistan and Spain enjoy cordial relations, bilaterally as well as in the context of EurRead More…

National Action Plan committee decides to set up National Crisis Information Management Cell

Islamabad, September 10, 2021 (PPI-OT):The Apex Committee of National Action Plan has decided to set up a National Crisis Information Management Cell to ensure timely, correct and smooth flow of information about internal security issues. The meeting presided over by the Prime Minister Imran Khan in Islamabad also decided that the ministries of interior and information would be the lead bodies of the cell.
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Pakistan wants lasting peace, stability in Afghanistan: Moeed 

Islamabad, September 10, 2021 (PPI-OT):National Security Adviser Dr Moeed Yusuf says Pakistan wants lasting peace and stability in Afghanistan which should be a priority of all stakeholders and key partners. In an interview with the US news channel CNN, he said instead of waiting for a security and humanitarian crisis to arise, the global powers should work with Afghanistan to prevent it.
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Pakistan, neighbouring countries of Afghanistan emphasize for inclusive political set up in Kabul

Islamabad, September 10, 2021 (PPI-OT):Pakistan and the five other neighbouring countries of Afghanistan have emphasized the importance of an inclusive political structure in Kabul with the participation of all ethnic groups. The Foreign Ministers of Pakistan, China, Iran, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan in a virtual meeting agreed that after the withdrawal of foreign troops, the people of Afghanistan now havRead More…

Pakistan rejects allegations alluding to its involvement in Panjshir 

Islamabad, September 10, 2021 (PPI-OT):Pakistan has rejected the allegations alluding to its involvement in Panjshir valley of Afghanistan. Foreign office spokesperson Asim Iftikhar while responding to questions about motivated stories carried by certain segments in the international media termed it part of a mischievous propaganda campaign. Noting as to how part of the Indian media’s fake news has been thoroughly Read More…