Trade cannot be one way; Pakistan needs to focus on improving exports to Switzerland: Envoy

Karachi, January 21, 2021 (PPI-OT): Ambassador of Switzerland Benedict de Cerjat has said that although trade balance between Pakistan and Switzerland was largely in favour of his country but the trade cannot be one way as it works well when everybody earns profits therefore, Pakistan needs to focus more on improving its exports to Switzerland.
“Although it is not my job to increase Pakistan’s exports to SwitzerlRead More…

CDA asked to complete remaining development works in Super Market

Islamabad, January 21, 2021 (PPI-OT): With the efforts of ICCI, the CDA had initiated development works in markets including F-6 Markaz, Super Market, Islamabad, which was laudable and it should complete the remaining development works in Super Market including installation of filtration plant, addressing sanitation and sewerage issues to upgrade this important business centre of the federal capital at par with well-Read More…

COVID situation: Sindh has 12 death, 716 new cases

Karachi, January 21, 2021 (PPI-OT): sAs many as 12 more patients of COVID-19 died overnight lifting the death toll to 3,855 and 716 new cases diagnosed when 6,380 tests were conducted. In a statement issued here from CM House on Thursday. He said that 12 more patients of Coronavirus died overnight lifting the death toll to 3,855 that constituted 1.6 percent death rate. Mr Shah said that 6,380 samples were tested whicRead More…

Murad Ali Shah approves Rs.170 million grant for KMC, vows to make KMC financially strong organization

Karachi, January 21, 2021 (PPI-OT): Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has vowed to make Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) a financially stable organization by giving it a workable financial model and reorganizing its various wings responsible for revenue collection. For the purpose, he constituted a committee headed by Minister Local Government Syed Nasir Shah, Advisor law Murtaza Wahab, Secretary Local GRead More…

Gilgit-Baltistan Scouts lifts the Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee Alpine Ski Cup

Islamabad, January 21, 2021 (PPI-OT): Waqar Junior’s outstanding run in both Slalom and Giant Slalom events helped Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) Scouts lift the Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (CJCSC) Alpine Ski Cup at Pakistan Air Force (PAF) Ski Resort, Naltar.
He was in supreme form in both Slalom and Giant Slalom races, and clinched gold and a silver medal in both categories, says a press statement issued by tRead More…

State Bank of Pakistan launches complaint resolution portal to promote affordable housing

Karachi, January 21, 2021 (PPI-OT): The Prime Minister of Pakistan chaired a meeting of National Coordination Committee on Housing, Construction and Development (NCCHCD) in Islamabad today. Governor State Bank, Dr. Reza Baqir, presented key features of an online complaint resolution mechanism developed by State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) to resolve complaints of potential customers under Government’s Mark-up Subsidy ScRead More…

Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa visits Inter-Services Intelligence Headquarters

Rawalpindi, January 21, 2021 (PPI-OT): Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa visited Inter-Services Intelligence Headquarters. Lieutenant General Faiz Hamid, DG ISI received the Army Chief. Comprehensive briefing was given on regional and national security situation. COAS appreciated the tireless efforts of ISI for national security and expressed his satisfaction over professional preparedness.
For morRead More…

Use of digital media vital to counter Indian lies: AJK President

Islamabad, January 21, 2021 (PPI-OT): The Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) President Sardar Masood Khan has said that the nation will have to rise above all political, factional and personal interests, in order to effectively and vociferously present Kashmir issue before the international community. He urged the youth to use the digital space to counter India’s false propaganda considering it their national obligatRead More…

Mainstreaming differently abled and destitute segment of the society; collective responsibility: National Assembly Speaker

Islamabad, January 21, 2021 (PPI-OT): A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between Kashmir Orphan Relief Trust (KORT) and Capital Development Authority (CDA) at Parliament House to make Islamabad disable friendly at the Parliament House today. The MoU was signed by Chairman KORT and Director General CDA.
Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser after witnessing the signing of the MOU said that taking care of nRead More…

Pakistani Ambassador to Afghanistan calls on Speaker National Assembly

Islamabad, January 21, 2021 (PPI-OT): Pakistan Ambassador to Afghanistan Mansoor Ahmad Khan called on Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser in Parliament House today. Enhancing parliamentary and bilateral relations between Islamabad and Kabul came under discussion.
The Speaker while talking to the Ambassador said that Pakistan and Afghanistan both were intertwined in religious, cultural and historic bonds and shared Read More…