COAS, US Deputy Secretary of State discuss matters of mutual interest, regional security

Islamabad, October 08, 2021 (PPI-OT):Deputy Secretary of State Wendy R. Sherman, United States called on Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Friday. During the meeting, matters of mutual interest, regional security situation and collaboration in Humanitarian measures in Afghanistan were discussed.
The COAS said that Pakistan is committed to making all-out efforts for peace and stability in Afghanistan anRead More…

NSC reiterates Pakistan’s commitment to peaceful, stable Afghanistan

Islamabad, October 08, 2021 (PPI-OT):The National Security Committee (NSC) has reiterated Pakistan’s commitment to a peaceful, stable and sovereign Afghanistan and urged the international community to provide assistance to avert any humanitarian crisis. The NSC, which met in Islamabad on Friday with Prime Minister Imran Khan in the chair, discussed the ongoing situation in Afghanistan.
The Prime Minister receivRead More…

Ambassador Imtiaz Ahmad held meeting with Governor of Gumna Prefecture

Islamabad, October 08, 2021 (PPI-OT):Ambassador Imtiaz Ahmad held a meeting with Governor of Gumna Prefecture, Mr. Ichita Yamamoto at the Governor house. The Ambassador briefed Mr. Ichita about the current state of bilateral relationship with Japan and the role of our Diaspora in positively contributing towards the Japanese economy and society.
Mr. Ichita praised the role of about 1200 Pakistanis for positively contrRead More…

Two days National Rehmatul-Lil-Aalameen conference 2021/1443 a.h. to held on 12th Rabi-Ul-Awwal 1443 A.H.

Islamabad, October 08, 2021 (PPI-OT):Two days National Rehmatul-Lil-Aalameen Conference will be held on 11/12th RABI-UL-AWWAL 1443 A.H. (19th October 2021 subject to the sighting of moon) at Islamabad. Mehfil-e-Milad and Seerat prize distribution ceremony will be held on 11th Rabi-ul-Awwal 1443 A.H. from 04:00 pm to 08:00 pm at Pakistan National Center of Arts (PNCA) Auditorium, Islamabad.
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Chinese-side is working on a MoU on Agricultural cooperation with Ministry of National Food Security and Research

Islamabad, October 08, 2021 (PPI-OT):During the meeting, Chinese Ambassador proposed that Minister may deliver opening remarks at upcoming meeting of Pak-China Joint Economic Cooperation (JEC) to be held on 29/10/2021. Chinese ambassador also informed the Minister that Chinese-side is working on a MoU on Agricultural cooperation with Ministry of National Food Security and Research.
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Federal Secretary Ministry of IT and Telecommunication, Dr. Muhammad Sohail Rajput inaugurated the internship portal

Islamabad, October 08, 2021 (PPI-OT):Federal Secretary Ministry of IT and Telecommunication, Dr. Muhammad Sohail Rajput inaugurated the internship portal here at Pakistan Software Export Board head office. Senior officers from MoITT and PSEB attended the launching ceremony.
Speaking on the occasion, Secretary IT Dr. Sohail Rajput said the future growth of Pakistan’s ICT industry is directly dependent on the availabRead More…

Foreign Minister’s meeting with U.S. Deputy Secretary of State

Islamabad, October 08, 2021 (PPI-OT):The U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Ms. Wendy R. Sherman met with Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi today. The Deputy Secretary of State was accompanied by Assistant Secretary for South and Central Asia Mr. Donald Lu. Views were exchanged on bilateral relations, Afghanistan, and regional peace and stability.
As regards the situation in Afghanistan, the Foreign MinisterRead More…

UN terms Ehsaas as international best practice

Islamabad, October 08, 2021 (PPI-OT):In the recently released edition of UN Principles for Responsible Digital Payments 2021, Pakistan’s Ehsaas programme has been featured as an international best practice. According to UN’s report, Ehsaas simplified the know-your-customer procedure for users by collecting simple data fields and issuing accounts after basic verification.
Incentivized 500,000 branchless bankinRead More…

President’s visit to the United Arab Emirates (9-10 October 2021)

Islamabad, October 08, 2021 (PPI-OT):President Dr. Arif Alvi will be undertaking a visit to the United Arab Emirates on 9-10 October 2021. During the visit, the President will meet the UAE dignitaries and formally inaugurate the Pakistan Pavilion in Dubai Expo 2020.
Dubai Expo 2020 is the largest and most diverse exhibition in the region with participation from 192 countries, multilateral organizations and businessesRead More…

Joint Virtual Launch of the Logo – 70th Anniversary of Pakistan-Thailand Diplomatic Relations

Islamabad, October 08, 2021 (PPI-OT):Joint Logo Commemorating the 70th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Pakistan and Thailand was launched at a virtual ceremony today, with recorded messages by Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi and Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of the Kingdom of Thailand Mr. Don Pramudwinai.
The proceedings were co-led by Mr. Asim Iftikhar Ahmad, AdditRead More…