Embassies - Part 2

Category: Embassies

Innovation can make Pakistani textiles industry more competitive

August 12, 2016 | Embassies

Karachi, August 12, 2016 (PPI-OT):The Pakistani textiles industry faces serious challenges regarding water and energy costs. One of the solutions to make the industry more globally competitive is to use innovative enzyme solutions to reduce overall costs. To highlight the …

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American Embassy promotes Cultural Preservation in Pakistan with Documentaries of World Heritage Sites Taxila Remains, Lahore Fort and Rohtas Fort Jhelum

August 9, 2016 | Embassies

Islamabad, August 09, 2016 (PPI-OT):American Ambassador to Pakistan David Hale opened the screening event to showcase three documentary films highlighting the archaeological and cultural heritage of Pakistan at the Pakistan National Council of the Arts today. Through the support of …

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Pakistani Businesses Attend Major U.S. Healthcare Trade Show to Build Business Opportunities

August 5, 2016 | Embassies

Islamabad, August 05, 2016 (PPI-OT):Eleven Pakistani businesses recently attended the 68th American Association for Clinical Chemistry Annual Scientific Meeting and Clinical Lab Expo in Pennsylvania. At the Expo, the delegation learned about the latest healthcare technology and attended sessions on …

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Pakistani students and faculty travel to United States to conduct energy research

August 4, 2016 | Embassies

Islamabad, August 04, 2016 (PPI-OT):U.S. and Pakistani officials gathered today to recognize 33 Pakistani graduate students and two faculty members who will soon travel to the United States to spend a semester at Arizona State University and Oregon State University. …

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Three years progress in petroleum, natural resources and water and power sectors as well as improving road connectivity in the country June, 2016

June 20, 2016 | Embassies

Washington DC, June 20, 2016 (PPI-OT):Petroleum and Natural Resources

The current gas supply in the country is less than 4 Billion Cubic Feet per Day (BCFD), while the demand is over 6 BCFD.

The Government’s target is to have surplus …

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Ambassador Jalil Abbas Jilani meets Senator Ed Markey at the Capitol Hill

June 16, 2016 | Embassies

Washington DC, June 16, 2016 (PPI-OT):Ambassador Jalil Abbas Jilani met Senator Ed Markey today at the Capitol Hill and discussed matters related to global nuclear non-proliferation. During the discussion, Ambassador Jilani briefed Senator Markey on the steps taken by Pakistan …

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4th Annual United States-Pakistan Business opportunities conference

June 4, 2016 | Embassies

Islamabad, June 04, 2016 (PPI-OT):The Government of the United States and the Government of Pakistan convened the fourth annual U.S.-Pakistan Business Opportunities Conference on June 2-3 in New York City. Hundreds of U.S. and Pakistani business leaders joined government officials …

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Pakistan Embassy in Ankara organizes Chughtai Art Awards competition in Konya province

June 3, 2016 | Embassies

Islamabad, June 03, 2016 (PPI-OT):As part of Cultural Diplomacy, the Pakistan Embassy in Ankara organized the Chughtai Art Awards competition in the Konya province. The thematic focus of the competition was “Mughal/Turkish Art and Architecture of Pakistan.” The event was …

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United States Department of State to provide support to Government of Pakistan in building Pakistan’s law enforcement capability

May 25, 2016 | Embassies

Islamabad, May 25, 2016 (PPI-OT):American Ambassador David Hale and Pakistan Economic Affairs Division Secretary Tariq Bajwa signed a one-year $48.6 million bilateral assistance agreement at a ceremony in Islamabad on May 25. Under the agreement, the U.S. Department of State’s …

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American Embassy and United States Agency for International Development hosts discussion on role of development sector in achieving sustainable development goals

May 19, 2016 | Embassies

Islamabad, May 19, 2016 (PPI-OT):The American Embassy’s Lincoln Reading Lounge and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) hosted the discussion, “The Role of the Development Sector in Achieving Sustainable Development Goals,” at the National Library of Pakistan on May …

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American Ambassador and Chief Minister Sindh inaugurate Maternity Ward at Jinnah Hospital

May 5, 2016 | Embassies

Karachi, May 05, 2016 (PPI-OT):American Ambassador David Hale and Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah inaugurated a new PKR 628 million maternity ward at Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre that was funded by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). …

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United States recognizes Pakistan’s positive progress on Intellectual Property Rights

April 27, 2016 | Embassies

Islamabad, April 27, 2016 (PPI-OT):The United States recognized Pakistan’s positive progress on IPR today in the annual Special 301 Report on Intellectual Property Rights (IPR). In this year’s Report, Pakistan has moved from the Special 301 “Priority Watch List” to …

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