PM: (PM to address UN General Assembly session on Friday next)

Islamabad:Prime Minister Imran Khan will address the UN General Assembly session on Friday next. Addressing weekly news briefing here on Friday, Foreign Office Spokesperson Zahid Hafeez Chaudhri said due to the restrictions imposed by the local administration in New York, there will be no in-person high-level participation from outside. He said the General Debate of the 75th Session of the UN General Assembly wRead More…

Minister: (Pakistan to come out of FATF grey list soon: Info Minister)

Islamabad:Minister for Information and Broadcasting Senator Shibli Faraz has expressed the confidence that Pakistan will come out of Financial Action Task Force (FATF) grey list. In a tweet on Thursday, he said those who are dreaming to push Pakistan in the blacklist will not succeed in their nefarious designs. He said the legislation has been done in the national interest under the leadership of Prime MinisterRead More…

PM: (Govt committed to promote science and technology for country’s progress: PM)

Islamabad:Prime Minister Imran Khan has said the government is committed to promote science and technology for progress in the country. He was addressing the inaugural ceremony of Pak-Austria Fachhochschule Institute of Applied Sciences and Technology in Haripur on Thursday. The institute will offer courses in artificial intelligence, engineering, food technology and various other disciplines. The Prime MinisteRead More…

PM: (Pakistan has enough talent in cricket which needs to be polished: PM)

Islamabad:Prime Minister Imran Khan has said there is a lot of cricket talent in Pakistan which needs to be polished. He was addressing the signing ceremony of agreements between PTV, PCB and cable operators regarding Pakistan Cricket broadcast and cable distribution rights here on Wednesday. The Prime Minister while terming the agreement as positive step, said it will provide lead to PTV in cricket broadcasts. HeRead More…

Senator: (Govt plans to introduce law to protect rights of children, women)

Islamabad:Senator Faisal Javed Khan has said the government is planning to introduce a law to protect rights of children and women. Addressing a presser here on Wednesday, he said government is taking the Lahore Motorway issue very serious and protection of the citizens is responsibility of the state. He said Prime Minister Imran Khan has directed the interior ministry to draft a bill for publicly hanging rapists.Read More…

PM: (PM calls for effective policing, new legislation, social fight to check crimes against women, children)

Islamabad:Prime Minister Imran Khan has called for effective policing, new legislation for strict punishment and social fight against vulgarity to check the immoral and sexual crimes against women and children. In an interview with a private news channel, the Prime Minister describing the recent motorway incident near Lahore as very unfortunate and distressing said that has shaken entire nation. He also stresseRead More…

PM: (Country registered increase of 31% in remittances in first two months of current FY: PM)

Islamabad:Prime Minister Imran Khan has said the country has registered an increase of thirty-one percent in remittances in the first two months of current fiscal year as compared to the same period of last year. In a tweet on Monday, he said overseas Pakistanis sent 2,095 million dollars in remittances in the month of August this year which is 24.4 percent higher than the corresponding period last year. He said tRead More…

PM: (Reforms in tax system Govt’s top priority: PM)

Islamabad:Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that reforming the tax system to make it fair and transparent is the top priority of the government. He was chairing a high-level meeting on tax system reforms in the country, here on Monday. He said a fair and transparent tax system is of seminal importance in improving the efficiency of the government, ensuring effective governance and welfare of the people. The PrRead More…

PM: (Development of Rashakai SEZ to boost industrialization: PM)

Islamabad:Prime Minister Imran Khan has said the development of Rashakai Special Economic Zone (SEZ) will help boost industrialization and create job opportunities in the country. Addressing the ceremony of Rashakai Special Economic Zone development agreement between Pakistan and Chinese companies here on Monday, he termed the initiative as a golden opportunity for industrial development of the country. The PriRead More…