Dialogue for peace and understanding held at Pakistan House, Washington, DC 

Islamabad, October 21, 2021 (PPI-OT):Ambassador of Pakistan Dr. Asad M. Khan and Mrs. Zunaira Asad Khan hosted a group of women leaders from the DMV area at a Luncheon Event themed “Dialogue for Peace and Understanding” at Pakistan House today. In his remarks, the Ambassador highlighted the significance of Rabi-ul-Awal as the month of birth of Holy Prophet Hazrat Mohammad (SAW) and the universality of his messageRead More…

Certificate distribution ceremony of “Training of Trainer” (Master trainer) for promotion of Fish Cage Culture held

Islamabad, October 21, 2021 (PPI-OT):Certificate distribution ceremony of “Training of Trainer” (Master trainer) for promotion of Fish Cage Culture was organized on 21st October 2021 at Rawal Town Fish Hatchery, Islamabad by the Fisheries Development Board (FDB).
Fisheries Development Board under Ministry of National Food Security and Research, Government of Pakistan hold a 10 days “Training of Trainer” progrRead More…

Prime Minister of Pakistan tasked Prime Minister’s Inspection Commission to examine matter and propose further action 

Islamabad, October 21, 2021 (PPI-OT):Consequent upon disclosures made by International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) regarding certain Pakistani individuals, their offshore companies, trusts and assets, the Prime Minister of Pakistan tasked Prime Minister’s Inspection Commission (PMIC) to examine the matter and propose further action.
PMIC has commenced its proceedings and has at the outset sought Read More…

Prime Minister Imran Khan chairs a meeting on blocking pornographic websites in country

Islamabad, October 21, 2021 (PPI-OT):Prime Minister Imran Khan chaired a meeting on blocking pornographic websites in the country. The Prime Minister said,” Character building is very crucial in modern tech-savvy. Era. The proliferation of tech gadgets and 3G/4G internet technology has made all sort of content available to everyone.”
“We need to protect our youth especially kids from being exposed to immoral anRead More…

Financial Action Task Force reviews Pakistan’s progress on FATF Action Plans in its plenary meeting

Islamabad, October 21, 2021 (PPI-OT):The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) has reviewed Pakistan’s progress on FATF Action Plans in its plenary meeting held on 21st October 2021. The FATF has recognized considerable progress made by Pakistan on both the Action Plans.
With regard to the 2021 Action Plan, Pakistan has completed four of the seven Action Plan Items. Pakistan has completed these four Action Plan items Read More…

Prime Minister Imran Khan chairs a meeting on integrated agriculture and development plan for KPK 

Islamabad, October 21, 2021 (PPI-OT):Prime Minister Imran Khan chaired a meeting on integrated agriculture and development plan for KPK, especially Chashma Right Bank Canal (CRBC). The Prime Minister said, “The construction of Lift-cum-Gravity project of Chashma Right Bank Canal (CRBC) would be a real game changer for the socio-economic uplift of a vast area in southern KPK.”
“Once completed, the project would Read More…

Federal Minister Makhdum Khusro Bakhtyar holds 8th National Coordination Committee on SME Development in virtual format

Islamabad, October 21, 2021 (PPI-OT):In order to finalize SME policy, Makhdum Khusro Bakhtyar, Federal Minister for Industries and Production held 8th National Coordination Committee on SME Development in virtual format today. Mr. Jawwad Raffique Malik, Secretary Industries and Production, along with senior officials of Ministry, Makhdum Hashim Jawan Bakht, Finance Minister Punjab, Chief Secretary Punjab, Deputy GoveRead More…

Investment is a vital component of economic growth and development, especially in developing countries: Hammad Azhar 

Islamabad, October 21, 2021 (PPI-OT):Mr. Hammad Azhar, Minister for Energy made a statement on behalf of the Prime Minister of Pakistan at the “World Leaders’ Investment Summit”, one of the high-level events of 7th World Investment Forum (WIF) on 19th October, 2021.
The 7th WIF is being hosted by the UAE Government virtually, in collaboration with United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) fromRead More…

Pakistan mission to the UN organized Mehfil-e-Milad to celebrate the birth of The Holy Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) 

Islamabad, October 20, 2021 (PPI-OT):On the auspicious day of Eid Milad-un-Nabi, a Mehfil-e-Milad ceremony was held at the Pakistan Mission to the UN to celebrate the birth of the Holy Prophet Muhammad (PBUH). Eid-Milad-un-Nabi is being celebrated by Muslims around the world on the 12th day of Rabbi Ul Awal, on the occasion of the birthday of Holy Prophet Muhammad (PBUH), says a press release received here today fromRead More…

Sania speaks at 2021 IMF-WB human capital ministerial conclave 

Islamabad, October 20, 2021 (PPI-OT):Senator Dr. Sania Nishtar, SAPM spoke at the World Bank Group’s Human Capital Ministerial Conclave during the 2021 IMF-World Bank Group Annual Meetings. The World Bank Group President, David Malpass opened the Conclave. Ministers of Finance and Planning from over 80 Human Capital project countries, key development partners, other high-level officials, and the World Bank’s seniRead More…