President to inaugurate Pakistan Pavilion in Dubai Expo 2020

Islamabad, October 09, 2021 (PPI-OT): President Dr Arif Alvi will pay a two-day visit to United Arab Emirates today (Saturday) to inaugurate Pakistan Pavilion at Dubai Expo 2020. Themed as ‘Hidden Treasure’, the Pakistan Pavilion showcases the unexplored and undiscovered riches of the country. It has become one of the top destinations among visitors, having welcomed a large number of people since the Expo commencRead More…

Pakistan sends 13 more trucks carrying relief goods to Afghanistan

Islamabad, October 09, 2021 (PPI-OT): Under the Pakistan-Afghanistan Cooperation Forum, Pakistan has sent 13 more trucks carrying 345 tons of relief goods, which include food and medicines. The relief supplies to the people of Afghanistan were handed over by Deputy Commissioner Chaman Juma Dad Khan Mandokhel to the Representative of the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan Maulvi Muhammad Omar Karamat. So far 1,000 tons ofRead More…

Government determined to control inflation through high agri production: Fakhar

Islamabad, October 09, 2021 (PPI-OT): Minister for National Food Security and Research Syed Fakhar Imam says the government is determined to control inflation through high productivity in agriculture sector. Addressing a ceremony in Multan on Saturday, he said agriculture sector is backbone of the country’s economy and huge amount is being spent to improve production of different crops. He said the current inflatioRead More…

Pakistan-Russia joint military exercise Druzhba-VI concludes

Islamabad, October 09, 2021 (PPI-OT): Closing Ceremony of Exercise Druzhba-VI was held at Molkino Training Area, Krasnodar, Russia. According to ISPR, senior officials from Russia and Pakistan were present. The two-week long exercise was aimed at learning from mutual experience in Counter Terrorism domain with a view to learn and adopt best practices. Special Forces of Russia and Pakistan practiced various drills invRead More…

Statement by Ambassador Aamir Khan, Deputy Permanent Representative of Pakistan to the United Nations, on agenda item 86: “The rule of law at the national and international levels”

Islamabad, October 09, 2021 (PPI-OT): Madam Chair,
My delegation aligns itself with the statement delivered by the distinguished representative of Iran on behalf of the NAM.
We thank the Secretary-General for his report (A/76/235) on strengthening and coordinating the United Nations rule of law activities which captures in detail the activities of the organization in supporting several programs in member states reinfRead More…

Government to complete its constitutional tenure and opposition cannot mislead nation for long: Fawad

Islamabad, October 09, 2021 (PPI-OT):Information Minister says the government will complete its constitutional tenure and the opposition cannot mislead the nation for long. Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhry Fawad Hussain says the government will complete its constitutional tenure and the opposition cannot mislead the nation for long. He expressed these views in a statement today in reaction to the neRead More…

Pakistan and Yemen enjoy excellent brotherly relations: Yemeni Ambassador Motahar Alashabi

Islamabad, October 09, 2021 (PPI-OT): Pakistan and Yemen enjoy excellent brotherly relations as both are intertwined in shared bonds of religion, culture and values. This was stated by ambassador of Yemen to Pakistan Mohammed Motahar Alashabi in an exclusive interview with News and Current Affairs Channel of Radio Pakistan.
He said Yemen and Pakistan established diplomatic relations in 1981 by establishing their respRead More…

President, UAE Prime Minister reaffirm resolve to strengthen Pak-UAE ties

Islamabad, October 09, 2021 (PPI-OT): President Dr. Arif Alvi met with Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum in Dubai on Saturday. The President congratulated the Vice Minister and Prime Minister of the UAE for the successful inauguration of Dubai Expo 2020.
The President underlined that the Expo 2020 is a landmark event not just for the UAE but also for tRead More…

Overseas Pakistanis have an important role in Pakistan’ development: President

Islamabad, October 09, 2021 (PPI-OT): President Dr. Arif Alvi has said that overseas Pakistanis have an important role in the development of Pakistan. Addressing the inauguration ceremony of Roshan Apna Ghar Scheme in Dubai, he said that Pakistan produced brilliant doctors and engineers in 70s and 80s but the structure in Pakistan was unable to support them, therefore they immigrated to foreign countries. He said thaRead More…

President arrives in UAE on two Day visits

Islamabad, October 09, 2021 (PPI-OT): President Dr Arif Alvi on Saturday arrived in the United Arab Emirates on a two-day visit, where he will meet the UAE dignitaries and also inaugurate the Pakistan Pavilion at Dubai Expo 2020. The president was received by UAE’s Minister of Justice Abdullah bin Sultan bin Awad Al Nuaimi, at the Al Maktoum International Airport.
Begum Samina Alvi also accompanied the president. CRead More…