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Turkey honours Allama Muhammad Iqbal; award for “Service to Islam”

December 17, 2016 | Embassies

Konya, December 17, 2016 (PPI-OT):Pakistan’s national poet-philosopher Allama Muhammad Iqbal has been honoured in Turkey, through the conferment of the “Dost Award” for “Service to Islam.” Iqbal’s grandson, Walid Iqbal, received the award on behalf of the Iqbal family.

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Japan inaugurates Child Health Institute in Karachi

December 15, 2016 | Embassies

Islamabad, December 15, 2016 (PPI-OT):The Government of Japan has expanded facilities of the Child Health Institute in Karachi and provided 149 beds and approximately 140 items of most sophisticated medical equipment to the institute. The hospital was officially inaugurated today. …

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United States to provide $81 million for construction of Stage 1 of Kurram Tangi Dam Project

December 14, 2016 | Embassies

Islamabad, December 14, 2016 (PPI-OT):The United States signed an agreement to provide over 8.5 billion rupees to the Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) for the construction of the Kaitu Weir project in North Waziristan Agency of FATA. The United …

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American Ambassador Hale celebrates Global Entrepreneurship Week

November 17, 2016 | Embassies

Islamabad, November 17, 2016 (PPI-OT):American Ambassador David Hale hosted a reception for members of Pakistan’s entrepreneurship community to celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW). He was joined by guest of honour Minister of Information Technology and Telecommunications Anusha Rahman Khan. Several …

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Exchange Alumni Call for Coherent Efforts to Mitigate Effects of Climate Change in South, East and Central Asian Nations

November 14, 2016 | Embassies

Islamabad, November 14, 2016 (PPI-OT):On Saturday, the Pakistan-U.S. Alumni Network (PUAN) launched a three-day international climate change conference “Changing Minds for Climate Change” in Islamabad. More than 250 alumni of U.S. government-sponsored exchange programs from across Pakistan and South, Central …

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Pakistan highlights initiatives taken for women empowerment at OIC moot in Istanbul

November 4, 2016 | Embassies

Istanbul, November 04, 2016 (PPI-OT):The Federal Minister for Human Rights, Senator Kamran Michael, represented Pakistan at the 6th Session of the Ministerial Conference on the Role of Women in the Development of OIC Member States held at Istanbul from 1-3 …

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Lincoln Reading Lounge opens at the National Library of Pakistan

October 25, 2016 | Embassies

Islamabad, October 25, 2016 (PPI-OT):Ambassador David Hale and Dr. Tariq Fazal Chaudhry, Minister of State for Capital Administration and Development Division (CADD), inaugurated the newly renovated Lincoln Reading Lounge (LRL) at the National Library of Pakistan. The corner was remodeled …

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Prime Minister’s Special Envoys on Kashmir conclude fruitful visit to Turkey

October 13, 2016 | Embassies

Ankara, October 13, 2016 (PPI-OT):Prime Minister’s Special Envoys on Jammu and Kashmir — Mr. Muhammad Pervez Malik and Mr. Mohsin Shah Nawaz Ranjha — have concluded a highly successful and productive visit to Turkey. During their stay, they apprised the …

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American Ambassador David Hale meets with Pakistani “Let Girls Learn Ambassadors”

September 28, 2016 | Embassies

Islamabad, September 28, 2016 (PPI-OT):American Ambassador David Hale welcomed back from the United States Pakistan’s Let Girls Learn Ambassadors Summayka Qadir and Deepa Kumari who represented their country in New York City during United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) week. The …

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United States Embassy and The Indus Entrepreneurs congratulate StartUp Cup Finalists

September 6, 2016 | Embassies

Islamabad, September 06, 2016 (PPI-OT):Today the U.S. Embassy in Islamabad and The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE) Islamabad Chapter concluded the 2016 Pakistan StartUp Cup, a nationwide business model competition. Over the past six months, more than 950 teams from Lahore, Karachi, …

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American Ambassador urges public and private sector representatives to Foster Women’s Entrepreneurship

August 31, 2016 | Embassies

Islamabad, August 31, 2016 (PPI-OT):American Ambassador David Hale encouraged public and private sector representatives to continue their efforts to support women’s entrepreneurship in Pakistan during a workshop in Islamabad today. Ambassador Hale’s remarks occurred during the final conference of the …

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Pakistan-United States Alumni Network supports Pakistani Boy Scouts Leadership weekend

August 22, 2016 | Embassies

Islamabad, August 22, 2016 (PPI-OT):The Pakistan-U.S. Alumni Network (PUAN) partnered with the Pakistan Boy Scouts Association (PBSA) to host a three-day leadership camp for Pakistani Boy Scouts on the grounds of the PBSA headquarters in Shakar Parian Park, Islamabad, August …

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