Prime Minister’s vision is to augment business activities in country: Swati

Islamabad: Minister for Railways Azam Khan Swati says Prime Minister Imran Khan’s vision is to augment business activities in the country. Addressing the inaugural ceremony of Freight Train Service in Karachi on Monday, he said that the freight train service will help ease the delivery of goods to other parts of the country. He said that for the first time in history the railways will be made a for-profit entity anRead More…

President directs educational institutions to focus on skill development

Islamabad: President Dr. Arif Alvi has directed the educational institutions to focus on skill development for youth so as to put them on the path of development. Addressing the 19th Convocation of the Iqra University in Karachi on Monday, he said that the main components of our education must be the promotion of logical thinking and communication skills to polish the talent of our young generation.Read More…

Prime Minister wins praise from international community for economic boom in the country: Prof Cheng

Islamabad: Prime Minister Imran Khan has won full recognition and praise from the international community for taking people out of hardships and making great economic achievements in the country. These views were expressed in an article written by Cheng Xizhong, visiting Professor at Southwest University of Political Science and Law in Beijing. The Chinese scholar noted that The Economist published a normalcy index Read More…

Pakistan hits its highest ever IT Exports in six months: Faisal

Islamabad: Chairman Senate Standing Committee on Information and Broadcasting Senator Faisal Javed Khan says Pakistan hits its highest ever Information Technology Exports in six months. In a tweet, he said our IT Exports during last fiscal year surged to 1.302 billion dollars at the growth rate of 36 percent against 959 million dollars during the same period of 2020-21. He expressed the hope that the country will beRead More…

PPP govts established largest number of higher education institutions: Bilawal

ISLAMABAD: Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has said that PPP governments in Pakistan established the largest numbers of higher education institutions and colleges besides record primary and non-formal schools in the country to promote education. In his message on the eve of International Day of Education being observed globally tomorrow, Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said that education remaRead More…

PM felicitates Govt on achieving GDP growth of 5.37% in 3-years

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has congratulated his government on achieving GDP growth of 5.37 percent in three years leading to substantial jobs creation and rise in per capita income. In a tweet on Friday, he said our economic reforms success has been recognized internationally. He said Bloomberg predicted that Pakistan will sustain high growth trajectory and employment levels. Additionally, the Prime MiniRead More…

Pakistan’s gas reserves depleting nine percent annually: NA told

ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly was informed on Friday that Pakistan’s gas reserves are depleting at the rate of nine percent annually. Responding to a calling attention notice, Minister for Energy Hammad Azhar categorically stated in the House that gas theft will not be tolerated in any part of the country. He expressed satisfaction that Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited has significantly reduced its system losRead More…

PM, Bill Gates agree to continue working together on shared objectives

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan had a telephonic conversation with Bill Gates, Co-Chairman of Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, on Friday and discussed matters of shared concern including Polio Eradication in Pakistan and the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. The Prime Minister expressed appreciation for the work of Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation in fighting poverty, disease, and inequity around the world. He in pRead More…

Engaging youth in healthy activities Govt’s top priority: SAPM

ISLAMABAD: Special Assistant to the Prime Minister (SAPM) on Youth Affairs Usman Dar has said that engaging youth in the healthy activities is a priority of the government. Addressing a news conference along with Chief Executive Officer of Lahore Qalandars Atif Rana here on Friday, he said sixty-eight percent population in the country is below 30 years of age, and they need to be engaged in healthy activities. The SRead More…

President for facilitating cross-border trade in Balochistan to boost exports

ISLAMABAD: President Dr Arif Alvi has called for further facilitating cross-border trade with neighbouring countries to boost exports as well as provide employment opportunities to the people living near the border areas of Balochistan. He asked the relevant stakeholders to fully equip the existing border stations by upgrading the road infrastructure, providing telecommunication facilities and establishing banking cRead More…