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Japan upgraded 54 Girls Elementary Schools worth Rs. 2.2 billion in Southern and Northern Rural Sindh

April 16, 2019 |

Islamabad, April 16, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Government of Japan has upgraded 54 Girls Primary schools into Elementary/Middle schools worth 1.78 billion Japanese Yen, equivalent to around Rs. 2.2 billion or US$ 16 million in Southern and Northern Rural Sindh. The …

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New CENTCOM Commander General McKenzie visits Islamabad

April 8, 2019 | Embassies, Official News

Islamabad, April 08, 2019 (PPI-OT): U.S. Marine General Kenneth F. McKenzie Jr., completed a two-day visit to Pakistan today, his first since assuming command of United States Central Command. General McKenzie met with high-level Pakistani civilian and military leaders, as …

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Statement on the Conclusion of Special Representative Khalilzad’s visit to Pakistan

April 8, 2019 | Embassies, Official News

Islamabad, April 08, 2019 (PPI-OT): Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation, Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad, visited Islamabad from April 5 to 6 to continue discussions with the Pakistani civilian and military leadership on the status of the Afghanistan peace process. Special Representative …

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Easter Celebration at Embassy of Pakistan, Washington DC

April 8, 2019 | Embassies, Official News

Washington, April 08, 2019 (PPI-OT): At the initiative of ‘All Neighbours International’, a Virginia-based community organization, and with the support of the Embassy of Pakistan, the Easter Celebrations Dinner was held at the Embassy tonight. Ambassador Dr. Asad M. Khan …

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Pakistanis and Americans Join Together to Celebrate U.S. Independence Day

April 4, 2019 | Embassies, Official News

Islamabad, April 04, 2019 (PPI-OT): To celebrate the 243rd anniversary of American independence, the U.S. Embassy hosted Pakistani officials, businesspeople, civil society, celebrities, and friends for a celebration that included music, traditional American food, and simulated fireworks. The evening’s guest …

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The Government of Japan Awards MEXT Research Scholarships to Pakistani students

March 25, 2019 | Embassies, Official News

Islamabad, March 25, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Government of Japan has awarded MEXT (Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan) Research Scholarships for Masters/Doctorate degrees for the year of 2019-2021 to ten (10) students of Pakistan aiming to …

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United States Consul General’s Multan visit highlights U.S.-Pakistan Cooperation

March 22, 2019 | Embassies, Official News

Multan, March 22, 2019 (PPI-OT): U.S. Consul General Colleen Crenwelge highlighted U.S.-Pakistan cooperation on a range of issues and encouraged job skills development for Pakistan’s youth during a March 18-19 visit to Multan. She welcomed students to two new U.S. …

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New Survey Highlights Progress and Challenges for Gender Equity

March 20, 2019 | Embassies, Official News

Islamabad, March 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): Over the last seven years, the number of Pakistani men who think women should have equal rights increased by 15 percent. This was one of the many findings revealed by a recent survey assessing attitudes …

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Government of Japan extends financial support to three development projects

March 11, 2019 | Embassies, Official News

Islamabad, March 11, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Government of Japan has extended financial support of US$ 189,421 to three development projects for local communities in Pakistan. The projects will be implemented by three development organizations: Al-Haseeb Public Girls Elementary School, Milestone …

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Public Notice on Visa Changes – Reciprocity Fees and Visa Validity

March 6, 2019 | Embassies, Official News

Islamabad, March 06, 2019 (PPI-OT): Effective January 21, 2019, an additional fee will be charged for H (Temporary Work Visa), I (Journalist and Media Visa), L (Intercompany Transfer Visa), and R (Religious Worker Visa) visas ONLY if the visa application …

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Khyber Pakhtunkhwa gets first Burns and Trauma Center

March 6, 2019 | Embassies, Official News

Peshawar, March 06, 2019 (PPI-OT): Burn victims in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) can now receive treatment in Peshawar thanks to the newly opened Burns and Trauma Center. While burn victims previously had to travel long distances to other parts of Pakistan …

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United States Ambassador’s Fund to award 200 new grants

March 5, 2019 | Embassies, Official News

Karachi, March 05, 2019 (PPI-OT): The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) announced new funding opportunities from the Ambassador’s Fund Grant Program. During the current five-year cycle, running from 2017-2022, this program will award approximately 200 grants in support of …

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