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Archive for February 1st, 2018

National Assembly Standing Committee on National Food Security and Research meets

February 1, 2018 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, February 01, 2018 (PPI-OT): 42nd meeting of the Standing Committee on National Food Security and Research was held today at 10:30 a.m. in Committee Room of Parliament House, Islamabad under the Chairmanship of Malik Shakir Bashir Awan, MNA.

Secretary, …

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SEPA gives exemption to selected projects to create ease in doing business

February 1, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, February 01, 2018 (PPI-OT): As a part of the Government of Sindh’s current focus on moving aggressively to transform the regulatory environment of the province, the Sindh Environmental Protection Agency (SEPA) has de-notified the requirement for environmental approval for …

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To strengthen security dialogue and cooperation and combat human trafficking; Qatar and US launch strategic dialogue with partnership agreements

February 1, 2018 | Embassies, Official News

Islamabad, February 01, 2018 (PPI-OT): Qatar and the United States have signed agreements and memorandums of understanding to strengthen security dialogue and cooperation and fight human trafficking as part of the strategic dialogue between the two countries. The two countries …

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Egypt keen to promote trade with Pakistan: Envoy

February 1, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, February 01, 2018 (PPI-OT): H.E. Ahmed Fadel Yakoub, Ambassador of Egypt to Pakistan said that his country was keen to promote trade relations with Pakistan as both countries have good potential to do trade in many items with each …

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Abdul Basit Abdul Razzak assumes charge as Acting President KCCI

February 1, 2018 | General Business News

Karachi, February 01, 2018 (PPI-OT): Abdul Basit Abdul Razzak, Senior Vice President KCCI has assumed charge as Acting President of the Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) during the absence of President KCCI Muffasar Atta Malik who is travelling …

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Navy War College visited FPCCI Headquarters, Karachi on a study tour

February 1, 2018 | General Business News

Karachi, February 01, 2018 (PPI-OT): A Ninety member team of Navy War College visited FPCCI Head Office, Karachi in a study tour under the leadership of Codr. Sajjad Akber Khan. The Vice President FPCCI Zahid Saeed while welcoming the delegation …

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Pakistan’s Liquid Foreign Reserves Position

February 1, 2018 | General Business News

Karachi, February 01, 2018 (PPI-OT): The total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$19,354.5 million on 26 January 2018. The break-up of the foreign reserves position is as under:-

i) Foreign reserves held by the State Bank …

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AmTrust Announces Partnerships with Israeli Technology Firms at OurCrowd Global Investor Summit in Jerusalem

February 1, 2018 | Technology

Artificial-Intelligence Driven Research Platform from Spark Beyond to Foster Enhanced Customer Intelligence

Partnerships with Reply.ai and Verishow will Support Enhanced Customer Interaction Including Video Chat, Automated Billing and Payments

JERUSALEM, Feb. 01, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — AmTrust Financial Services, Inc.

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Supreme Court hears cases regarding implementation of Wage Board Award and upholds Judgment of Islamabad High Court

February 1, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, February 01, 2018 (PPI-OT): A three member bench, headed by Hon’ble Mr. Justice Mian Saqib Nisar, Chief Justice of Pakistan, and comprising other two Hon’ble Judges, Mr. Justice Umar Ata Bandial and Mr. Justice Ijaz Ul Ahsan heard the …

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Senior U.S. Official visits Pakistan to discuss Afghan Refugees

February 1, 2018 | Embassies, Official News

Islamabad, February 01, 2018 (PPI-OT): During a visit to Pakistan this week, United States Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Refugees and Migration Nancy Izzo Jackson recognized Pakistan’s generosity hosting one of the largest, most-protracted refugee populations in the …

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Abdul Basit Abdul Razzak assumes charge as Acting President KCCI

February 1, 2018 | Chambers of Commerce, Official News

Karachi, February 01, 2018 (PPI-OT): Abdul Basit Abdul Razzak, Senior Vice President KCCI has assumed charge as Acting President of the Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) during the absence of President KCCI Muffasar Atta Malik who is travelling …

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Navy War College visited FPCCI Headquarters, Karachi on a study tour

February 1, 2018 | Chambers of Commerce, Official News

Karachi, February 01, 2018 (PPI-OT): A Ninety member team of Navy War College visited FPCCI Head Office, Karachi in a study tour under the leadership of Codr. Sajjad Akber Khan. The Vice President FPCCI Zahid Saeed while welcoming the delegation …

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