Singapore to Leverage the Global Cyber Alliance’s IoT Threat Analytics Platform

GCA’s Automated IoT Defence Ecosystem provides early warnings on IoT cyberattacks
SINGAPORE and NEW YORK, Oct. 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, the Cyber Security Agency of Singapore (CSA) has announced that it will partner with the Global Cyber Alliance (GCA) to leverage the capabilities of GCA’s Automated IoT Defence Ecosystem (AIDE) platform to monitor and address IoT threats and safeguard the cybersRead More…

COVID-19 claims 20 more patients, infects 606 others

Karachi, October 06, 2021 (PPI-OT):As many as 20 more patients of Coronavirus died overnight lifting the death toll to 7,471 and 606 new cases emerged when 14,128 tests were conducted. This was stated by Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah in a statement issued here on Wednesday. He added that 20 more patients of COVID-19 lost their lives lifting the death toll to 7,471 that constituted 1.6 percent death rate.
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Continuing PM Initiative of Green Pakistan LCBDDA pledge to Plant over 5000+ Trees at Lahore Prime

Lahore, October 06, 2021 (PPI-OT):LCBDDA initiates plantation drive at “Lahore Prime”; a project by Lahore Central Business District Development Authority. During this plantation drive over 5,000+ saplings will be planted at Lahore Prime site, in order to further the, Prime Minister, Imran Khan’s initiative of “Plant for Pakistan”. DG NLC, Major General Yousaf Jamal and CEO – LCBDDA, Mr. Imran Amin, iRead More…

Climate action: Education roundtable focusses on need for universities to play a bigger role

Islamabad, October 06, 2021 (PPI-OT):The British Council together with the Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan on Wednesday hosted a roundtable entitled “Education for climate action: How universities can steer the climate crisis.” The higher education sector is enabling the world to understand the impact of climate change on the environment. However, there is still a long way to go before policRead More…

State Bank of Pakistan takes measures to curb undesirable foreign currency outflow

Karachi, October 06, 2021 (PPI-OT):In order to enhance transparency in the foreign currency transactions by exchange companies and to curb undesirable outflow of cash foreign currency, the State Bank of Pakistan has introduced following regulatory measures:
i. Persons travelling to Afghanistan will be allowed to carry only USD1, 000/- per person per visit with a maximum annual limit of USD6, 000.
ii. Exchange companiRead More…

Chief Minister Punjab inaugurates 24/7 helpline, markaz maal and launches app for overseas Pakistanis

Lahore, October 06, 2021 (PPI-OT):Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar has inaugurated Overseas Pakistanis Commission Punjab App, 24/7 helpline and Markaz Maal to facilitate overseas Pakistanis during his visit to overseas Pakistanis commission Punjab office, here today.
CM also visited the Nadra centre already established in OPC Punjab. While talking on this occasion chief minister said overseas Pakistanis now Read More…

Chief Minister Punjab announces free medical treatment for famous Dholchi Pappu Sain

Lahore, October 06, 2021 (PPI-OT):Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar has announced to give free medical treatment from Punjab government and bear all medical expenses of healthcare of the famous Zulfiqar Ali alias Dholchi Pappu Sain and directed the concerned authorities to constitute a special medical board for the treatment of the ailing Pappu Sain.
Meanwhile, on the directions of Chief Minister Punjab, SpecRead More…

Chief Minister Punjab chairs meeting to review proposed local government system draft

Lahore, October 06, 2021 (PPI-OT):Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar chaired a meeting to deliberate over the proposed local government system draft. Provincial Ministers Raja Basharat, Mian Mahmood ur Rasheed, advocate general, secretaries of law and local government departments, SMU head and others attended the meeting.
The participants were briefed about the new local government system and the powers of locRead More…

Chief Minister Punjab addresses a large gathering of PTI workers, parliamentarians and office bearers

Lahore, October 06, 2021 (PPI-OT):Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar met with PTIs parliamentarians from the provincial capital, provincial ministers, ticket holders, workers and office-bearers of minority, youth and women wings on Tuesday. He listened to their problems and assured them to resolve the issues on a priority basis. Senator Ejaz Ch. also spoke on the occasion.
Addressing the gathering, the CM termRead More…

Appointments / Promotions

Rawalpindi, October 06, 2021 (PPI-OT):Lieutenant General Nadeem Ahmed Anjum appointed DG ISI, Lieutenant General Muhammad Saeed appointed Commander Karachi Corps, Lieutenant General Nauman Mahmood appointed President NDU. Major General Muhammad Asim Malik promoted Lieutenant General and appointed Adjutant General of Pakistan Army.
For more information, contact:
Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR)
Hilal Road, RawalRead More…