First-Ever Global Study of Diversity in Graduate Management Education Sheds Light on Gaps in Race and Gender

Report finds higher participation of African Americans in U.S. business schools than their white counterparts while women worldwide remain underrepresented, particularly in Europe
RESTON, Va., Oct. 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Graduate Management Admission Council™ (GMAC™), a global association of leading graduate business schools, today released a special report, “The Global Diversity of Talent – AtRead More…

Expereo Achieves Cradlepoint 5G for Enterprise Branch Specialization

AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, Oct. 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The world’s leading provider of Global Internet, Cloud Access Optimization, SASE and SD-WAN services, Expereo, is proud to announce today that it has achieved 5G for Enterprise Branch Specialization from Cradlepoint, the global leader in cloud-delivered LTE and 5G wireless network edge solutions. The 5G for Enterprise Branch Specialization identifiRead More…

At a CDWP meeting presided over by Deputy Chairman Planning Commission Mohammad Jehanzeb Khan, recommended two projects worth Rs. 345.626 billion 

Islamabad, October 26, 2021 (PPI-OT):At a CDWP meeting presided over by Deputy Chairman Planning Commission Mohammad Jehanzeb Khan, recommended two projects worth Rs. 345.626bn to the Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) for further consideration.
Secretary Planning Hamid Yaqoob Sheikh, senior officials from Planning Commission and Federal Ministries/Divisions also participated in the meeting Read More…

PTA-GSMA Workshop on Mobile Identity Opportunity in Pakistan 

Islamabad, October 26, 2021 (PPI-OT):The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) and the GSMA, organized a workshop on 25th Oct, 2021 at PTA Auditorium, with the aim of exploring the benefits of digital Identity to consumers and businesses in order to advance the digital transformation agenda in Pakistan. The workshop was attended by PTA senior officers, representatives of all mobile operators and Infobip, a globaRead More…

National Command and Operation Centre directs to ensure strict compliance of denial of services to non-vaccinated individuals 

Islamabad, October 26, 2021 (PPI-OT):National Command and Operation Centre has appreciated all the federating units including Azad Jammu and Kashmir and Gilgit Baltistan for enhanced vaccination drive under the Obligatory Regime launched from 15th of this month. The NCOC session chaired by National Coordinator Major General Zafar Iqbal took detailed stock of epidemic curve chart data, vaccination targets and progressRead More…

Dr Faisal urges people to get vaccinated against Covid-19 

Islamabad, October 26, 2021 (PPI-OT):Special Assistant on National Health Services Dr Faisal Sultan has appealed the people to get themselves vaccinated against the Covid-19 pandemic. He was talking to the media, after visiting a community health centre in Islamabad today (Tuesday). He said anti-Covid vaccination is being administered free of cost and the people should take advantage of this to protect themselves andRead More…

Foreign Minister in Iran to attend ministerial meeting of Afghanistan’s close neighbours 

Islamabad, October 26, 2021 (PPI-OT):Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has arrived in Tehran on a two-day official visit. Iranian Ambassador to Pakistan Mohammad-Ali Hosseini and Pakistan’s envoy in Iran Rahim Hayat Qureshi received the foreign minister at the airport.
During his stay, the Foreign Minister will attend a ministerial meeting of Afghanistan’s close neighbours to be held tomorrow. The ForRead More…

COVID-19: Six more deaths, 572 positive cases reported in country 

Islamabad, October 26, 2021 (PPI-OT):Six more deaths due to Coronavirus infection and 572 positive cases have been reported during a single day. According to the National Command and Operation Centre’s statistics, 42,096 tests were conducted on Monday and positivity ratio remained 1.35 percent.
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Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
Government of Pakistan
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Foreign Minister Qureshi leaves for Tehran to attend ministerial meeting of Afghanistan’s close neighbours

Islamabad, October 26, 2021 (PPI-OT):Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has left for Tehran to attend a ministerial meeting of Afghanistan’s close neighbours to be held on Wednesday. The Foreign Minister will present Pakistan’s viewpoint at the meeting on the current Afghan situation. Shah Mahmood Qureshi will also hold talks with the Iranian leadership in Tehran.
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Khusro Bakhtyar to represent Pakistan at Abu Dhabi Dialogue

Islamabad, October 26, 2021 (PPI-OT):The 6th Ministerial-Level Abu Dhabi Dialogue begins in Dubai on Tuesday. Minister for Industries and Production Khusro Bakhtyar will lead the Pakistani delegation at the dialogue. He will also lead Pakistani delegation at the side-lines meetings with Ministers of the prominent state members followed by the tour to Dubai Expo 2020.
During the visit, the Minister will also meet withRead More…