Pakistan reiterates commitment to assist Afghanistan in field of education

Islamabad, September 17, 2021 (PPI-OT): Pakistan’s Embassy in Kabul has asked the Afghan students who have valid admissions in Pakistani academic institutions under scholarship programme or on self-finance basis to register themselves with the Embassy. In a press release, the Embassy said the process of crossing borders and joining of institutions will be initiated after registration. Pakistan has reiterated itRead More…

National Assembly to meet in Islamabad today

Islamabad, September 17, 2021 (PPI-OT): National Assembly will meet at Parliament House in Islamabad today (Friday). The first session of fourth parliamentary year will start at 11:00 a.m.
 
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Pakistan HC regrets that a state in South Asia systematically targeting minorities

Islamabad, September 17, 2021 (PPI-OT): Pakistan’s High Commissioner in London Moazzam Ahmad Khan has called on the international community to avoid the mistake of abandoning Afghanistan and adopt a pragmatic approach of sustain engagement.
 
On behalf of Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi, speaking at the virtual annual meeting of Commonwealth Foreign Affairs Ministers, he said Pakistan not only continRead More…

Pakistan, UNHCR agree to work closely for provision of relief goods to Afghan people

Islamabad, September 17, 2021 (PPI-OT): Minister for Interior Sheikh Rashid Ahmed and UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi at a meeting in Islamabad have agreed to arrange food, medicines, and other necessary items for Afghan citizens on humanitarian grounds.
 
Talking on this occasion, Sheikh Rashid Ahmed said Pakistan has already dispatched relief goods for Afghan people and will continue its humanRead More…

Finance Minister finalizes contours of KPP in consultation with all relevant stakeholders

Islamabad, September 17, 2021 (PPI-OT): A meeting chaired by Finance Minister Shaukat Tarin in Islamabad on Friday finalized the contours of Kamyab Pakistan Program (KPP) in consultation with all relevant stakeholders. After extensive discussion, it was decided that a robust bidding process will be undertaken for selection of wholesale lenders who in turn will exclusively engage with executing agencies. The governmenRead More…

Financial independence imperative for women empowerment: President

Islamabad, September 17, 2021 (PPI-OT): President Dr. Arif Alvi says financial independence is imperative for women empowerment. Addressing a ceremony in Islamabad on Friday, he said no society can make progress until women disparity is not removed and they are not given equal opportunities in all fields. The President said progress of women in society without education is very difficult because if a mother is educatRead More…

President urges India to end HR violations in Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir

Islamabad, September 14, 2021 (PPI-OT): President Arif Alvi has said the government has secured achievements on various fronts specially economy, social and human development and foreign policy to take the country towards a prosperous and shining future. Addressing the joint sitting of the Parliament at the Parliament House in Islamabad on Monday at the advent of 4th Parliamentary Year, he said that despite the negatRead More…

Pakistan, Syria agree to expand mutual relations

Islamabad, September 14, 2021 (PPI-OT): Pakistan and Syria have agreed to expand mutual relations between the two countries. This understating was reached during a meeting between Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmad and Syrian Charge D’affaires in Islamabad today (Tuesday). Both sides discussed bilateral relations including matters pertaining to mutual interest during the meeting. They also exchanged proposalRead More…

Army Chief visits Pano Aqil Cantt

Islamabad, September 14, 2021 (PPI-OT): Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa visited Pano Aqil Cantt today (Tuesday) where he was given detailed briefing on operational preparedness of the desert formation training in field. According to ISPR, Army Chief witnessed training of formation at Field Firing Ranges, Salehpat.
 
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Mansoor Ahmad, Amir Muttaqi discuss bilateral ties in diverse fields

Islamabad, September 14, 2021 (PPI-OT): Pakistan’s Ambassador to Afghanistan Mansoor Ahmad Khan called on Afghanistan Foreign Minister designate Amir Khan Muttaqi in Kabul on Tuesday. They discussed bilateral cooperation particularly facilitating humanitarian, economic and people to people exchanges between the two countries.
 
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