Press Information Department - Part 2

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The Graduation Model of BISP to be implemented in collaboration with Asian Development Bank

Islamabad, February 19, 2018 (PPI-OT): A delegation of Asian Development Bank (ADB) lead by Director General Central and West Asia Department (CWRD) Mr. Werner E. Liepach called on Secretary BISP Mr. Omar Hamid Khan here at Islamabad. DG ADB appreciated …

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Enormous trade potential exists between Pakistan and Azerbaijan: President

Islamabad, February 19, 2018 (PPI-OT): President Mamnoon Hussain has said that there is an enormous potential for growth in economic cooperation and bilateral trade between Pakistan and Azerbaijan. Both countries should work together to benefit from these opportunities, he added. …

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Minister appreciates role of Islamabad Chambers of Commerce and Industry for promoting economic activities

Islamabad, February 19, 2018 (PPI-OT): Minister of State for Finance, Rana Muhammad Afzal Khan, attended the Round Table Conference on Charter of Economy arranged by the Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industries in coordination with Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SPDI) …

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Ahsan Iqbal chairs launching ceremony of “Inclusive and Sustainable Development” an analytical Basis and Policy Framework report

Islamabad, February 19, 2018 (PPI-OT): Federal Minister Planning, Development and Reform Ahsan Iqbal has maintained that the government while devising action plan for the implementation of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) realized the need to devolve education and health sectors at …

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Chairperson BISP addresses Conference on Social Protection and Emergency Safety Net Response in Frankfurt, Germany

Frankfurt, February 19, 2018 (PPI-OT): Conference on Social Protection and Emergency Safety Net Response was arranged by World Bank at Frankfurt (Germany) from 19th to 22nd February 2018. Minister for State and Chairperson Benazir Income Support Program (BISP) Ms. Marvi …

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Azerbaijan’s Finance Minister calls on Prime Minister

Islamabad, February 19, 2018 (PPI-OT): H.E. Mr. Samir Sharifov, Finance Minister of the Republic of Azerbaijan, undertook a brief visit to Pakistan on Monday, 19 February 2018, to deliver a special message from the President of Azerbaijan to the Prime …

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Rana Afzal receives Azerbaijani Counterpart

Islamabad, February 19, 2018 (PPI-OT): Minister of State for Finance, Rana Mohammad Afzal received his Azerbaijani counterpart, Mr. Samir Sharifov for a meeting here on Monday. Mr. Samir was accompanied by the Azerbaijan Ambassador Ali Alizad on the occasion. Welcoming …

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National Assembly Special Committee vows to obliterate child abuse from Pakistan

Islamabad, February 19, 2018 (PPI-OT): Special committee of National Assembly on Child Abuse which met here today vowed to obliterate child abuse from Pakistan. The committee also elected Minister of state for Information, Broadcasting, National History and Literary Heritage Ms. …

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DRAP asks Provincial Governments for strict compliance of the Drug Sales Rules for medicines containing controlled substances

Islamabad, February 19, 2018 (PPI-OT): Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan has asked Chairmen of Provincial Quality Control Boards of Punjab, Sind, KPK, Baluchistan, Gilgit Baltistan and AJK to ensure strict compliance of the Drug Sales Rules particularly related to the …

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Pakistan High Commission London to hold “Councillors Convention-2018” on 24 February 2018

Islamabad, February 17, 2018 (PPI-OT):The High Commission for Pakistan in London will hold the “Councillors Convention-2018” on Saturday, 24 February 2018. This is the 2nd Councillors Convention in London and is being organized after receiving positive feedback from the participants …

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Mr. Pervaiz Malik, Commerce Minister of Pakistan meets Ontario Chamber of Commerce

Islamabad, February 17, 2018 (PPI-OT): Mr. Pervaiz Malik, Commerce Minister of Pakistan held a meeting with Ontario Chamber of Commerce, here today to brief them on economic opportunities in Pakistan. President of Ontario Chamber of Commerce Mr. Rocco Rossi and …

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Amnesty International urges Prime Minister Trudeau to call on Prime Minister Modi to immediately ban the use of pellet-firing shotguns in Kashmir

Islamabad, February 16, 2018 (PPI-OT): “Amnesty International urges Prime Minister Trudeau to call on Prime Minister Modi to immediately ban the use of pellet-firing shotguns as a means of policing protests, and work with the state government of Jammu and …

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