Govt decision to hold peace talks with TTP supported

Islamabad, October 05, 2021 (PPI-OT): The Pakistan Economy Watch (PEW) on Tuesday hailed the decision of the Prime Minister Imran Khan to hold peace talks with Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) as it is impossible to ensure peace and prosperity without engaging militants. All the militants should be included in the national mainstream to ensure social and economic development and the decision of the PM is a step in theRead More…

Meezan Bank signs MGPay to Launch Fast Track Digital Payments in Merchant Acquiring Business

Karachi, October 05, 2021 (PPI-OT): Meezan Bank, the Best Bank in Pakistan and MYGLU Pvt. Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of the US based MYGLU LLC offering next generation business solutions via integrated information technology products and services, have entered into a strategic collaboration to enable Point Of Sale (POS) payment services, branded as MGPay. According to this recently signed agreement, MGPay will bRead More…

Italy wants to further strengthen bilateral trade and economic relations with Pakistan

Islamabad, October 05, 2021 (PPI-OT): H.E. Mr. Andreas Ferrarese, Ambassador of Italy said that the business environment in Pakistan is much better now and his country wants to further strengthen bilateral trade and economic relations with Pakistan to achieve mutually beneficial outcomes. He said that 21st century is the century of Asia and Italy wants to develop closer cooperation with Pakistan and help it to improvRead More…

INTERNATIONAL NON-PROFIT OCEANIC GLOBAL LAUNCHES THE BLUE STANDARD TO ESTABLISH UNIVERSAL ACCOUNTABILITY FOR SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS LEADERSHIP

FIRST-OF-ITS-KIND CROSS-INDUSTRY STANDARD EMPOWERS BUSINESSES TO ELIMINATE PLASTICS, ADOPT SUSTAINABLE OPERATING PRACTICES, AND PROTECT OUR BLUE PLANET
New York, NY, Oct. 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — NEW YORK, NY – On Thursday, October 5th, the international non-profit Oceanic Global launched the Blue Standard (Blue) a first-of-its-kind cross-industry standard that empowers industries and businesses of alRead More…

Sindh Cabinet directs food department to release wheat for Rs1,950/40 kg to stabilize atta prices

Karachi, October 05, 2021 (PPI-OT): The provincial cabinet of Sindh in its meeting held under the chairmanship of Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah on Tuesday at CM House has decided to release wheat from October 15 at a rate of Rs1,950 per 40 kg so that atta prices could be stabilized. The meeting was attended by all the provincial ministers, advisors to CM and special assistants, Chief Secretary Mumtaz Shah Read More…

COVID-19 claims 9 more patients, infects 498 others

Karachi, October 05, 2021 (PPI-OT): As many as 9 more patients of Coronavirus died overnight lifting the death toll to 7,451 and 498 new cases emerged when 11,823 tests were conducted. This was stated by Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah in a statement issued here on Tuesday. He added that 9 more patients of COVID-19 lost their lives lifting the death toll to 7,451 that constituted 1.6 percent death rate.
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Commander Royal Saudi Naval Forces calls on Chief of the Naval Staff

Islamabad, October 05, 2021 (PPI-OT):Commander Royal Saudi Naval Forces, Vice Admiral Fahad Bin Abdullah Al Ghofaily called on Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad Amjad Khan Niazi at Naval Headquarters Islamabad. Upon arrival at Naval Headquarters, the visiting dignitary was received by Naval Chief. A smart contingent of Pakistan Navy presented Guard of Honour to the Commander Royal Saudi Naval Forces. The visiRead More…

Government of Japan through FAO supports the Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa for Locust Control in the Province

Islamabad, October 05, 2021 (PPI-OT): The Government of Japan in collaboration with the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations handed over locust control items to the Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, in a ceremony organized in Islamabad, under the Grant in Aid project titled “Project for the Restoration of Livelihoods in the Merged Districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa”.
 
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Chief Minister Punjab chairs meeting to review ADP Spending

Lahore, October 05, 2021 (PPI-OT): Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar chaired a meeting at P and D Board to review progress on ADP 2021-22. Chairman P and D briefed that Rs. 241 billion have been released under ADP. CM directed to accelerate work on development projects adding that completion of more than 15,500 projects in three years is appreciable. 3975 development schemes will be completed in the current fRead More…

Chief Minister Punjab seeks report from RPO Faisalabad

Lahore, October 05, 2021 (PPI-OT): Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar has sought a report from RPO Faisalabad about the inhuman treatment meted out to an elderly woman in the precinct of PS Chak Jhumra. The police have arrested two criminals while registering a case against them and raids were being conducted to nab accomplices.
 
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