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Govt committed to introduce fiscal reforms in country: Dr Aisha

May 17, 2022 |

Minister of State on Finance and Revenue Dr Aisha Ghous Pasha held a meeting with Country Director World Bank Najy Benhassine at the Finance Division on Tuesday.The World Bank’s Country Director apprised the Minister on World Bank funded Development Po…

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All resources will be utilized to ensure protection of Chinese investors: Ahsan

May 17, 2022 |

Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal says all available resources will be utilized to ensure protection of Chinese investors and businessmen in the country.Talking to members of Chamber of Commerce and notables in Gwadar, he said the prese…

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Federal Cabinet approves constitution of committee to amend laws pertaining to NAB

May 17, 2022 |

The Federal Cabinet has approved constitution of a committee to amend laws pertaining to National Accountability Bureau.The cabinet which met in Islamabad on Tuesday with Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif in the chair, approved that the committee to be hea…

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Assassination Plot Claim Prompts Pakistan to Boost Security for Ex-PM Khan

May 16, 2022 |

Pakistan has ordered enhanced personal security for former prime minister Imran Khan, a day after he repeated his claim at a massive rally that there was a plot to assassinate him.Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif’s office said Monday he had directed feder…

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Central Asia Caught Up in Power Play Between US, China

May 16, 2022 |

In the two most recent U.S. presidential administrations, Central Asia has been caught up in Washington’s “strategic competition” with Beijing, experts say.And, they add, that under the presumption that Central Asians share Washington’s concerns, the U…

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PM affirms resolve to fast-track ongoing & new projects under CPEC

May 16, 2022 |

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif held telephonic conversation with his Chinese Counterpart Li Keqiang on Monday. Both the leaders shared the view that the Pakistan-China All-Weather Strategic Cooperative Partnership must continue to serve the vital inte…

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Pakistan interested in importing leather from Kyrgyzstan

May 15, 2022 |

Published by Azer News By Trend President of Kyrgyzindustry JSC Zharasul Abduraimov met Director General of Brizbane Group of Companies (Pakistan) and Yiwu Bold Look Import & Export Co, Ltd (USA) Asif Muhammad Sulehri, Trend reports citing Kabar. At the meeting, the parties discussed the possibility of implementing joint projects, Kyrgyzindustry JSC reported. Zharasul Abduraimov […]

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Chairman Senate visits UAE embassy, offers condolences on sad demise of UAE President

May 15, 2022 |

Chairman Senate Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani visited the UAE Embassy in Islamabad and offered condolences on the sad demise of Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan.Sadiq Sanjrani wrote in the visitor’s’ book that demise of President Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed A…

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Govt committed to reduce poverty in Pakistan: Miftah Ismail

May 15, 2022 |

Finance Minister Miftah Ismail has stressed that present government is committed to improve the poverty situation in Pakistan and Kamyab Pakistan Program is a good platform in this regard.Presiding over a meeting on Kamyab Pakistan Program in Islamabad…

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Govt taking steps to keep rupee stable against US dollar: Miftah

May 15, 2022 |

Finance Minister Miftah Ismail has said that the government is committed to take all possible measures to keep Pak rupee vis-à-vis the US Dollar stable without interfering into market mechanism. Presiding over a meeting with heads of all the major Exch…

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COAS visits Headquarters Bahawalpur Corps

May 14, 2022 |

Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa has visited Headquarters Bahawalpur Corps.According to the ISPR, he was given a detailed briefing on operational, training and administrative aspects of the formation. The COAS while interacting with office…

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Water stress real danger for Pakistan causing natural disasters: Sherry

May 14, 2022 |

Federal Minister for Climate Change Senator Sherry Rehman has said that water stress is a very real danger for Pakistan which is causing natural disasters and silting up of the Indus River as it heads towards south.In a tweet, she said it needs immedia…

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