Peace in Afghanistan shared responsibility of all stakeholders: Foreign Minister

Islamabad, June 21, 2021 (PPI-OT): Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi says peace in Afghanistan is a shared responsibility of all stakeholders. Talking to media in Islamabad today (Monday), he expressed concerns over speedy withdrawal of foreign forces from Afghanistan. The Minister said sixty percent of foreign troops have already been pulled out. He said Pakistan wants that withdrawal of the forces and peace proRead More…

CCI approves National Electricity Policy 2021

Islamabad, June 21, 2021 (PPI-OT): Council of Common Interests unanimously approved National Electricity Policy 2021 today. This was announced by Minister for Energy Hammad Azhar while addressing a news conference along with Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue Dr. Waqar Masood Khan in Islamabad today (Monday). He said new electricity policy will be effective for ten years and new projects wRead More…

Government determined to revamp agriculture sector, NA informed

Islamabad, June 21, 2021 (PPI-OT):Minister for Economic Affairs Omar Ayub Khan says the government has introduced deep seated reforms to improve the efficiency of the energy sector. Participating in the budget debate in the National Assembly on Monday, he said the previous government of PML (N) signed expensive power contracts and the country continues to bear the brunt of it in the form of capacity payments.
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Peace in Afghanistan remains shared objective: Foreign Officer

Islamabad, June 21, 2021 (PPI-OT): Pakistan has reiterated its hope that the United States will continue its engagement and efforts for the success of Afghan Peace Process. Responding to media queries, Foreign Office Spokesperson Zahid Hafeez Chaudhri said peace in Afghanistan remains a shared objective. To a question about Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and Dr Abdullah Abdullah’s visit to the United States, he Read More…

Faisal congratulates provincial Government, partners for successful anti-polio campaign

Islamabad, June 21, 2021 (PPI-OT): More than 33 million children under five year of age received their vaccination during the sub-national anti-polio campaign. The campaign was conducted from 7 to 11th in 124 districts of the country including Islamabad and Azad Jammu and Kashmir. The sub-national campaign was inaugurated by Prime Minister Imran Khan reaffirming the government’s commitment to eradicate polio. MRead More…

UNICEF Provides PSS to 262,180 Persons: Report

Islamabad, June 21, 2021 (PPI-OT): United Nations Children’s Fund has provided Psychosocial Support and Services to 262,180 parents, caregivers, children and individuals in Pakistan. According to a humanitarian situational Report till 31 May 2021, 42,718 girls, 41,783 boys, 89,946 women and 87,733 men received Psychosocial Support and Services by trained social workforce professionals. The Psychosocial Support and Read More…

Beneficiaries to get additional amount under Indexation Policy approved by ECC

Islamabad, June 21, 2021 (PPI-OT): Economic Coordination Committee has approved Indexation Policy for Cash Transfer and allowed BISP to adopt the institutional mechanism for periodic update of regular cash transfer benefits to Ehsaas Kafalat beneficiaries. The approval was given in ECC meeting with Minister for Finance and Revenue, Shaukat Tarin, in the chair held in Islamabad today (Monday). The beneficiaries will rRead More…

Prime Minister visits Rehribaan Market in Islamabad

Islamabad, June 21, 2021 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan visits Rehribaan market in Islamabad today (Monday). He visited the market by driving himself.
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Government to provide full facilitation to Chinese companies in Pakistan: Shaukat

Islamabad, June 21, 2021 (PPI-OT): Minister for Finance and Revenue Shaukat Fayaz Ahmed Tarin has said that Government of Pakistan would provide full facilitation to the Chinese companies in Pakistan to ensure long term and sustainable foreign investment in the country. This was expressed by the minister during a meeting with Chinese Ambassador Nong Rong who called on the minister in Islamabad today (Monday). MinisteRead More…

Senate passes two bills

Islamabad, June 21, 2021 (PPI-OT): Senate resumed its session at the Parliament House in Islamabad this afternoon with Chairman Sadiq Sanjrani in the chair. The House offered Fateha for late Senator Usman Khan Kakar. Molana Faiz Muhammad led the prayer. Acknowledging the services of Usman Khan Kakar, leader of the House Shahzad Waseem and opposition leader Syed Yousaf Raza Gilani prayed for the departed soul and exteRead More…