June 8, 2013 - AsiaNet-Pakistan

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We will work to achieve food and nutritional security for growing population in Pakistan: Minister

Islamabad, June 08, 2013 (PPI-OT): Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research, Sikandar Hayat Khan Bosan said “We will work to trace the pathways to achieve food and nutritional security for a growing population in Pakistan”. He further added that managing food security in Pakistan required an understanding about the dimensions of food insecurity, […]

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Mumtaz Ali Bhutto calls on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif

Islamabad, June 08, 2013 (PPI-OT): Mr. Mumtaz Ali Khan Bhutto called on Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif at the Prime Minister’s House this morning. Mr. Mumtaz Ali Khan Bhutto congratulated the Prime Minister on the assumption of the office of the Prime Minister and discussed the prevailing situation in the country. The Prime Minister said […]

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Pakistan-United States-Afghanistan Trilateral meeting of military commanders held

Rawalpindi, June 08, 2013 (PPI-OT): Pak-US-Afghanistan Trilateral meeting between military commanders was held today at Rawalpindi. It was attended by General Joseph F. Dunford, Commander ISAF, General Sher Mohammad Karimi, CGS ANA and COAS General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani. The three discussed matters of mutual interest with particular emphasis on coordination measures at Pak-Afghan Border and […]

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Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan takes charge as Minister for Interior

Islamabad, June 08, 2013 (PPI-OT): The Federal Minister for Interior, Chaudhry Nisar Ali khan has formally taken the charge as Federal Minister for Interior. The Secretary Interior, Raja Muhammad Abbas and other senior officers of the Ministry briefed the Federal Minister about working and performance of Interior Ministry, here at Ministry of Interior. At this […]

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German Foreign Minister calls on Prime Minister

Islamabad, June 08, 2013 (PPI-OT): German Foreign Minister H. E. Dr Guldo Westerwelle, at the head of a six member delegation, called on Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif at the Prime Minister’s House this afternoon. During the meeting, he discussed with the Prime Minister bilateral relations as well as the prevailing regional situation. The German […]

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National interest will be Kept Supreme: Ishaq Dar

Islamabad, June 08, 2013 (PPI-OT): Federal Minister for Finance Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar has said that national interest will be kept supreme anything against Pakistan’s interest will neither be practiced nor tolerated. All our actions will be for Pakistan and we all are responsible to Allah Almighty and people of Pakistan. The Finance Minister gave […]

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Profile of Muhammad Nawaz Sharif, Prime Minister of Pakistan

Islamabad, June 08, 2013 (PPI-OT): The eldest of three siblings of Late Mian Muhammad Sharif, Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif was born on December 25, 1949 in Lahore. Mr. Muhammad Nawaz Sharif got his early education from prestigious schools and earned his graduation from the famous Government College, Lahore. After completion of his academics, he […]

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Saddruddin Rashidi assumes charge as Minister for Overseas Pakistanis, Human Resource Development

Islamabad, June 08, 2013 (PPI-OT): Pir Syed Saddruddin Shah Rashidi, Federal Minister for Overseas Pakistanis and Human Resource Development has assumed the charge of Federal Minister and visited his office in Human Resource Development Secretariat today in Islamabad. He presided over a joint meeting of newly merged divisions of Overseas Pakistanis and Human Resource Development […]

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Housing Minister orders submission of Survey Report, list of Illegal occupants

Islamabad, June 08, 2013 (PPI-OT): Barrister Usman Ibrahim who formally assumed charge as Minister of State for Housing and Works here Saturday gave instructions for provision of a complete and updated Survey Report, submitted in the Supreme Court, regarding status of all government housing units in Islamabad. He also directed the concerned officials to prepare […]

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National Accountability Bureau asks State Bank of Pakistan to clarify the position of insider trading offence committed by M/s JS Bank

Islamabad, June 08, 2013 (PPI-OT): The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has asked the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) to clarify the position of insider trading offence committed by M/s JS Bank. As per inquiry report received by NAB from the Security and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP), the JS bank has clearly been implicated and […]

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Maulana Fazal Ur Rehman calls on Prime Minister

Islamabad, June 08, 2013 (PPI-OT): Maulana Fazal Ur Rehman, JUI-F Chief, called on Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif at Prime Minister’s House this morning. During the meeting the overall political situation in the country came under discussion. While talking to Maulana Fazal Ur Rehman, Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif reiterated that the enormity of the […]

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Libya invites Pakistani investors to invest in construction Projects

June 8, 2013 | Chambers of Commerce

Islamabad, June 08, 2013 (PPI-OT): Mr. Abdul Wahed Abugila, Charge’d Affairs, Embassy of Libya visited Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry to discuss possibilities of improving bilateral trade relations between Pakistan and Libya. Addressing the business community informed that lot of construction projects were underway in Libya, which offered huge investment potential to foreign investors. […]

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