Foreign Minister Qureshi meets the UAE’s Minister of State for Foreign affairs, his Excellency Ahmed Bin Ali Al Sayegh

Islamabad, April 19, 2021 (PPI-OT): Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi met His Excellency Ahmed bin Ali Al Sayegh, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs at the UAE’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation in Abu Dhabi today. The Foreign Minister conveyed warm wishes to the UAE’s leadership from the Prime Minister. He reaffirmed Pakistan’s longstanding fraternal ties with the UAE aRead More…

Minister NFSR Syed Fakhar Imam chaired a meeting on cotton and wheat

Islamabad, April 19, 2021 (PPI-OT): A meeting on Cotton and Wheat was held, Minister NFSR, Syed Fakhar Imam chaired the meeting. Agriculture Minister Sindh, Mr. Ismail Rahoo, Secretary Agriculture Sindh, Agri Minister Balochistan Mr. Eng. Zamarak, secretary Agriculture KP and Secretary Agriculture Punjab participated the meeting. Minister Sindh said cotton will be planted on 600,000 ha. So far sowing on 50% area has Read More…

A delegation of leading Russian businessmen called on Prime Minister Imran Khan in Islamabad on 19th April, 2021

Islamabad, April 19, 2021 (PPI-OT): Lead by Dmitry Pumpyanskiy, Chairman, Board of Directors TMK and President of Sinara group, the delegation included Mr Mikhail Popov, Mr Alexander Pumpyanskiy, Mr Andrey Parkhomchuk, Mr Vladimir Shcherbatykh, Mr Anton Zubikhin, Mr Evgenii Poplavskii and Mr Maxim Pavlov. While the Pakistani side included, Mr Hammad Azhar, Shaukat Fayyaz Tarin, Abdul Razzaq Dawood, Zulfiqar Abbass BuRead More…

FEB and GIF beneficiaries can draw benevolent grant from NBP from July 1

Islamabad, April 19, 2021 (PPI-OT):All those beneficiaries who are taking benevolent grant from the Federal Employees Benevolent and Group Insurance Fund (FEB and GIF) are hereby informed that in order to ease out the difficulties being faced by the beneficiaries, while drawing benevolent grant from National Bank of Pakistan, the BoT, FEB and GIF has decided that w.e.f. 1″ July, 2021 the amount of the monthly BRead More…

Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi meets H.E. Sheikh Nahyan Mabarak Al Nahyan, UAE’S Minister of tolerance and coexistence and commissioner general for expo 2020 Dubai

Islamabad, April 19, 2021 (PPI-OT): Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi met the UAE’s Minister of Tolerance and Coexistence and Commissioner General of EXPO 2020 Dubai, His Excellency Sheikh Nahyan Mabarak Al Nahyan, today. Acknowledging Sheikh Nahyan’s contributions to bilateral relations between the two countries, the Foreign Minister termed him as a ‘True Friend of Pakistan’. He appreciated the Read More…

Federal Minister for Finance and Revenue Shaukat (Fayyaz Ahmed) Tarin holds an introductory meeting with Secretary Planning, Development and Special Initiatives/ Chief Statistician

Islamabad, April 19, 2021 (PPI-OT): After taking Oath of Office, the Federal Minister for Finance and Revenue, Shaukat (Fayyaz Ahmed) Tarin held an introductory meeting with Secretary Planning, Development and Special Initiatives/ Chief Statistician, to evaluate the current techniques of data collection and analysis used by the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS).
The Chief Statistician gave a detailed briefing to thRead More…

President Alvi calls for modernising dairy sector

Islamabad, April 19, 2021 (PPI-OT): President Dr Arif Alvi has emphasised the need for promoting dairy sector to generate employment opportunities in the country as well as earn foreign exchange by exporting dairy products. He said that the dairy industry needed to be strengthened and developed along modern lines as it played vital role in the growth and development of national economy. He made these remarks while taRead More…

Prime Minister receives call from President of Turkey

Islamabad, April 15, 2021 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan received telephone call from President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The two leaders exchanged felicitations on the advent of the holy month of Ramzan. The two leaders discussed issues of mutual interest including further strengthening of bilateral relations in all areas. In the regional context, the Prime Minister stressed the importance of a negotiated politicalRead More…

Dr. Fehmida Mirza calls a meeting with delegation of Pakistan Football Federation and Normalization Committee to resolve their issues

Islamabad, April 15, 2021 (PPI-OT): President Pakistan Sports Board (PSB) and Federal Minister for Inter Provincial Coordination Dr. Fehmida Mirza called a meeting with delegation of Pakistan Football Federation (PFF) and Normalization Committee to resolve their issues in her office today in Islamabad. The Federal Minister said that the government as a neutral observer wants to hear both sides and wants the NormalizaRead More…

Secretary IT directs speedy completion of projects

Islamabad, April 15, 2021 (PPI-OT): Federal Secretary Ministry of IT and Telecommunication Shoaib Ahmad Siddiqui chaired meeting regarding Progress Review of PSDP Projects for FY-2020-21 held at the committee room of the Ministry of IT and Telecom on Thursday. The meeting reviewed in detail all the IT projects and assess the working on the projects.
The representatives of National Information Technology Board (NITB),Read More…