Meeting of Senate Standing Committee on Petroleum held under the Chairmanship of Senator Muhammad Abdul Qadir

Islamabad, October 12, 2021 (PPI-OT): Meeting of Senate Standing Committee on Petroleum was held under the Chairmanship of Senator Muhammad Abdul Qadir here at Parliament House today. Meeting Commenced with briefing by Ministry of Energy regarding gas shortages/crisis in the Country during last two years and steps taken to overcome the same.
Ministry officials informed the committee that both Sui Companies are makingRead More…

National Assembly’s Standing Committee on Kashmir Affairs and Gilgit-Baltistan meets

Islamabad, October 12, 2021 (PPI-OT): The National Assembly’s Standing Committee on Kashmir Affairs and Gilgit-Baltistan summons Chief Secretary, Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) and Managing Director, National Engineering Services Pakistan (NESPAK), in the next meeting. 9th meeting of the Standing Committee on Kashmir Affairs and Gilgit-Baltistan held today at 11:00 a.m. in the Parliament House, Islamabad, under the CRead More…

National Assembly Standing Committee on Housing and Works meets

Islamabad, October 12, 2021 (PPI-OT): The Standing Committee on Housing and Works expresses concern over disbanding of Thallian Housing Scheme Islamabad by the Federal Government Employees Housing Authority (FGEHA) with the view that the fate of its members might get heart with this closure. 16th meeting of the Standing Committee on Housing and Works held today at 03:00 p.m. in the Parliament House, Islamabad, under Read More…

Minister for Energy reiterate to provide uninterrupted gas to domestic consumers, power, exports, fertilizer sectors this winter

Islamabad, October 12, 2021 (PPI-OT): Minister for Energy Hammad Azhar has reiterated to provide uninterrupted gas to domestic consumers, power, exports, and the fertilizer sectors this winter. He was chairing a meeting to finalize load management plan for this winter in Islamabad on Tuesday.
The meeting was informed that the local gas is already being provided to the domestic consumers on priority basis. It was saidRead More…

Minister for Energy reiterate to provide uninterrupted gas to domestic consumers, power, exports, fertilizer sectors this winter

Islamabad, October 12, 2021 (PPI-OT): Minister for Energy Hammad Azhar has reiterated to provide uninterrupted gas to domestic consumers, power, exports, and the fertilizer sectors this winter. He was chairing a meeting to finalize load management plan for this winter in Islamabad on Tuesday.
The meeting was informed that the local gas is already being provided to the domestic consumers on priority basis. It was saidRead More…

Foreign Minister shares Pakistan’s perspective on contemporary global issues at NAM meeting

Islamabad, October 12, 2021 (PPI-OT): Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has underscored the significance of the essential role of Non-Aligned Movement as an important international grouping dedicated to peace and development – to counter global issues including COVID-19 pandemic and climate change.
In a video statement at the High-Level Commemorative Meeting to mark the 60th Anniversary of the Non-Aligned MRead More…

Pak-Iran agree for collective efforts to restore peace in Afghanistan

Islamabad, October 12, 2021 (PPI-OT): Pakistan and Iran agreed for collective efforts in formation of a strong government and establishment of peace in Afghanistan. This understanding was reached during a meeting between Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmad and Iranian Parliamentary delegation led by member Irani member parliament Dr Ahmad Amirabadi Farhani in Islamabad on Tuesday. The meeting also discussed bilaterRead More…

Foreign Minister calls upon international community to support Afghan people for peace, stability, development

Islamabad, October 12, 2021 (PPI-OT): Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has called upon the international community to support the Afghan people in their quest for peace, stability and development at the critical juncture in their history.
He was addressing the 6th Ministerial Meeting of the Conference on Interaction and Confidence Building Measures in Asia through a video statement. Foreign Minister lauded CICA&Read More…

A seven-member delegation of Senate Standing Committee on Defence visits Joint Staff Headquarters, Rawalpindi

Islamabad, October 12, 2021 (PPI-OT): A delegation comprising seven members of the Senate Standing Committee on Defence headed by its Chairman Senator Mushahid Hussain Sayed, visited Joint Staff Headquarters, Rawalpindi on Tuesday and met Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee General Nadeem Raza.
According to ISPR, the Committee was given a comprehensive briefing on Roles and Functioning of Joint Staff HeadquarterRead More…

Government providing monthly stipend of Rs2000 to special persons: President

Islamabad, October 12, 2021 (PPI-OT): President Dr. Arif Alvi has stressed the need of bringing special and differently abled persons to mainstream with focus on their training in special schools. Addressing the foundation laying ceremony of Al-Shifa Trust in Karachi, he said the incumbent government, under Ehsaas programme, is providing monthly stipend of two thousand rupees to special persons. The President urged tRead More…