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Bulgaria is eying on more cotton and rice from Pakistan

Islamabad, May 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): H.E. Ms. Liliya Ivanove, Deputy Minister of Economy of the republic of Bulgaria along with Bulgarian Ambassador H.E. Mr Roumen Pirontchev called on the Hon’ble Minister for NFS and R Sahibzada Mehboob Sultan in Islamabad …

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Health Minister Dr. Zafar Mirza leads Pakistan delegation to World Health Assembly-will share Govt’s Health Reform Agenda at The Global Forum

Islamabad, May 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): Minister of Health Dr. Zafar Mirza arrived in Geneva on Sunday at the head of Pakistan delegation to the 194 nation World Health Assembly that meets in the Swiss capital from Monday. In his arrival …

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Bio-data of Dr. Sania Nishtar: SI, FRCP, Ph.D

Islamabad, May 19, 2019 (PPI-OT): Dr. Sania Nishtar was appointed Special Assistant to the Prime Minister and Federal Minister on Poverty Alleviation and Social Protection, this week. She also chairs the Benazir Income Support Program (BISP), Pakistan’s largest safety net …

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Pakistan urges more global efforts to COMBAT illicit Financial Flows

Islamabad, May 18, 2019 (PPI-OT): At the UN Pakistan called for stepped up efforts to plug loopholes that impede the international community’s ability to combat illicit financial flows, says a press release received here today from UN. Speaking in the …

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Ministry of Commerce Reaches out to Faisalabad Business community on China Pakistan FTA Phase II

Islamabad, May 17, 2019 (PPI-OT): Secretary Commerce, Sardar Ahmad Nawaz Sukhera, held consultations with the business community in Faisalabad on the recently concluded Phase II of Pakistan China FTA, also held consultations on export growth with the trade associations and …

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World- Renowned Artist Jamil Naqsh passes away, High Commissioner condoles with the family

Islamabad, May 16, 2019 (PPI-OT): High Commissioner, Mohammad Nafees Zakaria, has condoled the demise of legendary artist of Pakistan, Jamil Naqsh, who breathed his last in St Mary’s Hospital, London this morning, says a press release received here today from …

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H.E. Mr. Manuel Duran Gimenez-Rico, Spanish Ambassador to Pakistan called on Dr. Fehmida Mirza, Federal Minister for Inter Provincial Coordination for enhancing cooperation in sports, particularly in Football

Islamabad, May 16, 2019 (PPI-OT): H.E. Mr. Manuel Duran Gimenez-Rico, Spanish Ambassador to Pakistan, accompanied by Spanish Football coach, called on Dr. Fehmida Mirza, Federal Minister for Inter Provincial Coordination, this afternoon. Secretary IPC and DG PSB also attended the …

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Mr. Kuninori Matsuda, Ambassador of Japan called on Prime Minister Imran Khan at the Prime Minister’s Office today

Islamabad, May 16, 2019 (PPI-OT): Mr. Kuninori Matsuda, Ambassador of Japan called on Prime Minister Imran Khan at the Prime Minister’s Office today. The Japanese Ambassador discussed areas of bilateral cooperation between Pakistan and Japan. The Prime Minister appreciated Japan’s …

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Health Minister Dr. Zafar Mirza announces Cabinet Decision to Reduce Drug Prices

Islamabad, May 16, 2019 (PPI-OT): Health Minister Dr. Zafar Mirza announces Cabinet Decision to Reduce Drug Prices-National Medicine Policy Soon to Ensure Essential Medicines are affordable for the Common man. Minister of National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination Dr. Zafar …

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Hamad Obaid Ebrahim Al Za’abi, the UAE ambassador to Pakistan to discuss bilateral issues especially related to cooperation in the fields of defence industry

Islamabad, May 16, 2019 (PPI-OT): The UAE Ambassador to Pakistan, Hamad Obaid Ebrahim Al Za’abi, has called on Federal Minister for Defence Production, Ms Zubaida Jalal today at Rawalpindi. The Minister and the Ambassador discussed bilateral issues especially related to …

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Yellow Line, Karachi Water Supply Project and East Bay Expressway of Gwadar Port recommended to ECNEC

Islamabad, May 16, 2019 (PPI-OT): Central Development Working Party (CDWP) meeting on Thursday, held under the chairmanship of Deputy Chairman Planning Commission/Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Reform Makhdum Khusro Bakhtyar accorded approval to one project worth Rs. 385.135 million …

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An amount of Rs. 224 million has been saved by the President Secretariat since the incumbent Government took over

Islamabad, May 16, 2019 (PPI-OT): An amount of Rs. 224 million has been saved by the President Secretariat since the incumbent Government took over, as part of the drive to slash expenses by adopting austerity measures. This has been done …

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