Open Society Foundations Call for Release of Wrongfully Imprisoned Kavala

New York, Nov. 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Open Society Foundations join today with thousands of voices inside and outside Turkey, calling on the Turkish government to comply with the rule of law and end the imprisonment of Osman Kavala, the philanthropist and businessman who today marks his fourth year behind bars.
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NetJets Celebrates One Year of Global Sustainability Program Launch

The World’s Largest Private Aviation Company Announces Latest Sustainability Metrics and Enters Sustainable Aviation Fuel Market in Europe
COLUMBUS, OHIO, Nov. 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — NetJets, the leader in private aviation with more than 760 aircraft worldwide, today celebrates the first anniversary of its Global Sustainability Program by sharing a progress update and highlights of the last year: EarliRead More…

Bolstering economic ties with UAE top priority: Ambassador

Islamabad, November 01, 2021 (PPI-OT):Pakistan Ambassador to the UAE Afzaal Mahmood has said that bolstering economic ties with the UAE is one of the top priorities of the government. The UAE is one of Pakistan’s major economic and trading partners, it has always supported Pakistan and over a million Pakistani expatriates are working in this country making it a major source of remittances, he said.
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ICCI for enhancing hydropower share in energy mix to reduce production cost

Islamabad, November 01, 2021 (PPI-OT):Availability of cheap energy played a key role in promoting business and economic activities and the government should focus on enhancing the share of hydropower in the total energy mix that would help reduce manufacturing cost and boost business activities, industrialization and exports. This was said by Muhammad Shakeel Munir, President, Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and IndustRead More…

Pakistan desires to strengthen bilateral relations with Australia in diverse fields: Qureshi 

Islamabad, November 01, 2021 (PPI-OT):Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has expressed Pakistan’s desire to strengthen bilateral relations with Australia in the fields of economy, trade, education, defense, agriculture and science and technology. In a telephonic conversation with Australian counterpart Marise Payne, he said Pakistan gives importance to its relations with Australia.
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Government pursuing agenda of making Pakistan hub of regional trade, transit: Tarin 

Islamabad, November 01, 2021 (PPI-OT):Adviser on Finance Shaukat Tarin has reaffirmed the government’s determination to facilitate and provide an enabling environment to the businesses including small and medium enterprises for growth and innovation. Addressing an event in Islamabad on Monday, he said we consider Pakistani business community as the biggest asset of the country and it is these entrepreneurs and Read More…

Hope of freedom rising in people of IIOJK: Fawad

Islamabad, November 01, 2021 (PPI-OT):Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhry Fawad Hussain says despite Modi government’s heinous acts against Kashmiris in Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir hope of freedom is rising.
He said this in a tweet on Monday while quoting a story of Al Jazeera regarding lodging of criminal cases against the students of two medical colleges in the region for celebrRead More…

Covid-19 positivity rate drops to 1.18% in country

Islamabad, November 01, 2021 (PPI-OT):There has been a significant drop in coronavirus infections in the country with positivity rate recorded at 1.18 percent over the last 24 hours. According to the latest statistics, 482 new cases surfaced in the country after the tests of 40,621 whilst six people died of the virus.
For more information, contact:
Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
Government of Pakistan
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Rivers flows and reservoirs level report 

Lahore, November 02, 2021 (PPI-OT):The position of the river inflows and outflows at Tarbela, Mangla and Chashma along with the reservoirs levels and the barrages today is as under:
Rivers: Indus at Tarbela: Inflows 29300 cusecs and Outflows 45000 cusecs, Kabul at Nowshera: Inflows 5100 cusecs and Outflows 5100 cusecs, Jhelum at Mangla: Inflows 13200 cusecs and Outflows 30000 cusecs, Chenab at Marala: Inflows 16200 cRead More…

Pakistan Navy participates in 8th multinational exercise in Turkey 

Islamabad, November 01, 2021 (PPI-OT):Pakistan Navy participated in the 8th multi-national Special Operations Exercise NUSRET 2021 in Turkey. Special Operation Forces from 12 countries participated in the Exercise. The aim of the Exercise was to develop synergy and interoperability among the Special Operation Forces’ of participating teams.
For more information, contact:
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