Health, Ehsaas, Kissan cards amongst top priorities of Government: Prime Minister

Islamabad, October 12, 2021 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan has said provision of complete health facilities to the people through government’s Health Card is a unique step in the entire world. He was chairing a high-level meeting to review progress on Kissan, Health, and Ehsaas Cards in Islamabad on Tuesday.
The Prime Minister said these cards will provide massive relief to the oppressed class. He said speRead More…

Federal Cabinet approves establishment of Rehmatul-lil-Alameen Authority

Islamabad, October 12, 2021 (PPI-OT): The Federal Cabinet which met under the chairmanship of Prime Minister in Islamabad has approved establishment of Rehmatul-lil-Alameen Authority to portray true picture of Islam as per teachings of the Holy Prophet [Sallallah-o-Alaihe wa Aalehi wa Sallam Khatam-un-Nabiyyeen].
This was stated by Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhry Fawad Hussain while briefing media Read More…

Fast changing dynamics of warfare demand highest degree of professionalism: Chief of Army Staff

Islamabad, October 12, 2021 (PPI-OT): Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa has said fast changing dynamics of warfare demand highest degree of professionalism and rigorous training with due focus on harnessing sophisticated technologies. He was interacting with officers and troops at the commissioning of Chinese origin VT-4 Tank into Strike Formation in Gujranwala.
General Bajwa witnessed demonstration of VT-4 Tank wRead More…

Foreign Secretary meets the Danish Climate Ambassador

Islamabad, October 12, 2021 (PPI-OT): Foreign Secretary Sohail Mahmood received Mr. Tomas Anker Christensen, Climate Ambassador of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark, today. The Foreign Secretary outlined Pakistan’s perspective on addressing the critical issue of Climate Change. He highlighted the various steps taken by Pakistan to tackle Climate Change at the national level including through the Eco-SystemRead More…

County Director of British Council Aamir Ramzan meets Federal Minister Shafqat Mahmood to discuss collaboration between two countries on heritage and culture

Islamabad, October 12, 2021 (PPI-OT): The County Director of British Council Mr. Aamir Ramzan met the Federal Minister for Education, Professional Training, National Heritage and Culture Shafqat Mahmood to discuss the collaboration between two countries on Heritage and Culture.
In 2022, from February to August, The U.K is planning a season to mark the 75th anniversary of bilateral relationships in London between fourRead More…

Under Ehsaas Policy, BISP board approves “bell curve concept” for employee performance management

Islamabad, October 12, 2021 (PPI-OT): Senator Dr. Sania Nishtar chaired the 53rd meeting of the BISP board. The board approved ‘Bell Curve Concept’ for the performance management of employees. The board also approved the national scale up of Ehsaas Nashonuma and new organogram of BISP to improve organization’s effectiveness. The existing Performance Management System (PMS) at BISP is similar to the methodology Read More…

PM’s Aide Malik Amin urges provinces to set up forest monitoring units to stem deforestation

Islamabad, October 12, 2021 (PPI-OT): Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Climate Change Malik Amin Aslam has said the monitoring of forest resources through remotely sensed data, and backed by field-based observations, is vital for effective assessment of forest-related greenhouse gas emissions that have negatively altered the global climate system and their removals from atmosphere to slow down global warming.
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Foreign Minister’s participation in the 6th Ministerial Meeting of CICA

Islamabad, October 12, 2021 (PPI-OT): Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi addressed the 6th Ministerial Meeting of the Conference on Interaction and Confidence Building Measures in Asia (CICA) through a video statement. The meeting was hosted by the current CICA Chair, Kazakhstan, in Nur-Sultan on 11-12 October 2021.
The Foreign Minister lauded CICA’s role in providing an invaluable platform for promotinRead More…

Prime Minister Imran Khan chairs meeting of Federal Cabinet

Islamabad, October 12, 2021 (PPI-OT): At the beginning of the meeting, the Cabinet offered Fateha for late Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan. The Cabinet was briefed on the progress regarding introduction of electronic voting machines (EVM) and empowerment of Overseas Pakistanis to vote. The Cabinet directed to celebrate Eid Milad-un-Nabi in a grand manner.
The federal cabinet decided to have a look at the comparative prices of Read More…

Government will provide sugar to people at Rs80 per kg: Cheema

Islamabad, October 12, 2021 (PPI-OT): Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Food Security Jamshed Iqbal Cheema says government will provide sugar to the people at 80 rupees per kg. In a statement on Tuesday, he said we will also provide relief to the people in the prices of ghee and pulses.
The Special Assistant said there have been good crops of cotton and sugarcane this year. He said the farmers will also get Read More…