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PR No. 219 World Health Assembly- Pakistan hailed as the first Country to Conduct External Evaluation of Capacities for Preparedness Islamabad: May 21, 2017


Pakistan was presented as a model to countries attending the World Health Assembly as the first nation to conduct Joint External Evaluation of Core Capacities to respond to disease outbreaks and level of preparedness to deal with pandemics. The recognition came at a special session on International Health Regulations at the World Health Assembly in Geneva on Saturday. more...

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PR No. 218 CHAIRMAN OPF CALLS UPON PAKISTANI COMMUNITY IN BELGIUM TO REPRESENT PAKISTAN MORE EFFECTIVELY Brussels: May 20, 2017


“The present government attaches high priority to the Overseas Pakistanis and is keen to promote, nurture and sustain a mutually beneficial and productive relationship between Pakistan and Overseas Pakistanis” this was stated by Barrister Amjad Malik, Chairman Board of Governors of the Overseas Pakistanis Foundation while addressing a gathering of Pakistani diaspora more...

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PR No. 217 Islamabad: May 20, 2017


Ambassador of Pakistan to Saudi Arabia, Khan Hasham Bin Saddique, while underscoring the importance of economic relations, has expressed the earnest hope that volume of bilateral trade between the Pakistan and Saudi Arabia shall enhance in the coming days which will further cement the ties between the two strategic partners. He stated that the Embassy of Pakistan is ready more...

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PR No. 216 DELEGATION OF FERTILIZER MANUFACTURERS CALLS ON ISHAQ DAR Islamabad: May 20, 2017


A delegation of the fertilizer manufacturers called on the Finance Minister, Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar, here on Saturday. The delegation presented budget-related proposals and tax-related matters of the fertilizer sector to the Finance Minister, which were thoroughly deliberated upon during the meeting. The Finance Minister said that government would accord due more...

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PR No. 215 Islamabad: May 20, 2017


President Mamnoon Hussain has expressed deep grief on the sad demise of Member Parliament Abdur Raheem Mandokhel and prayed for forgiveness and salvation of the departed soul. The President said that as a senior political worker the late Abdur Raheem Mandokhel has rendered valuable services for strengthening and stability of democracy which will be remembered more...

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PR No. 214 Islamabad: May 20, 2017


Health Minister Saira Afzal Tarar is in Geneva and campaigning for Pakistan's candidate for the position of Director General of World Health Organisation being held in Geneva on 23rd May. In separate sessions she addressed the ambassadors and permanent representatives of the americas, south east asian countries, western pacific countries and member states of the more...

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PR No. 213 ALL PAKISTAN TEXTILE PROCESSING MILLS ASSOCIATION (APTPMA) DELEGATION MEETS FINANCE MINISTER Islamabad: May 20, 2017


A delegation of the All Pakistan Textile Processing Mills Association (APTPMA) called on the Finance Minister, Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar, here on Saturday.The delegation was led by Mr. Zubair Motiwala. The delegation presented APTPMA’s budget-related proposals and tax-related matters to the Finance Minister, which were discussed in detail. The Finance Minister more...

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PR No. 212 Islamabad: May 20, 2017


Pakistan Railways may increase its role as regulator so that process, of providing travelling facilities to passengers, can be made easy, fast and comprehensive. After World War II, no investment and value addition has happened on Railways in our region, said Federal Minister for Railways, Khawaja Saad Rafique. But now we cannot live with this century old system. Pakistan more...

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