2019 January 17 : AsiaNet-Pakistan

Archive for January 17th, 2019

Pakistani Youth invited to Visit Japan under the Japan-SAARC Network Program of People-to-People Exchange

January 17, 2019 |

Islamabad, January 17, 2019 (PPI-OT): A delegation of eight Pakistani university Students seeking medical education and six young civil servants mainly working in the health sector will embark upon their visit to Japan on the short term invitation extended by …

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Steps taken to alleviate unemployment of PhDs

January 17, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, January 17, 2019 (PPI-OT): Vice Chancellors have committed themselves to reviewing CVs uploaded on HEC website. Recently, Shaheed Benazir Bhutto University Banazirabad has decided to offer jobs to 22 PhDs out of the 105 CVs in relevant disciplines. Similar …

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NAB clarifies a news item published in daily Jang and The News

January 17, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, January 17, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Spokesman NAB has clarified a news item titled “NAB closes investigation of Multan Metro Money Laundering” published in daily The News and Jang and termed it totally baseless and incorrect. It is important to …

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US delegation headed by H.E Mr Zalmay Khalilzad, General Austin Scott Miller, Commander Resolute Support Mission met COAS at GHQ

Rawalpindi, January 17, 2019 (PPI-OT): US delegation headed by H.E Mr Zalmay Khalilzad, General Austin Scott Miller, Commander Resolute Support Mission met COAS at GHQ. Regional security environment and Afghan peace and reconciliation process was discussed.

The delegation appreciated Pak’s …

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Indian Army resorted to unprovoked and indiscriminate fire in Khuiratta Sector along Line of Control targeting civil population

Rawalpindi, January 17, 2019 (PPI-OT): Indian Army resorted to unprovoked and indiscriminate fire in Khuiratta Sector along Line of Control (LOC) targeting civil population. A citizen Muhammad Mushtaq resident of Tain Village got injured and evacuated to hospital.

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A meeting of the Senate committee on Rules of Procedures and Privileges

January 17, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, January 17, 2019 (PPI-OT): A meeting of the Senate committee on Rules of Procedures and Privileges held here today in Parliament House under the Chairperson Senator Ayesha Raza Farooq. The meeting was attended by Senators Dr. Asif Kirmani, Pervaiz …

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Maintenance Of Peace And Provision Of Basic Facilities To The Citizens Of Karachi Is Imperative For The Development And Prosperity Of The Country: NA Speaker

January 17, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, January 17, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser has said that Karachi was considered as city of lights and the hub of economic activities, and to maintain peace and provide basic facilities to its citizens was imperative …

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Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad holds delegation level talks with the Foreign Secretary at Ministry of Foreign Affairs

January 17, 2019 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, January 17, 2019 (PPI-OT): US Special Representative for Afghan Reconciliation Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad held a delegation level meeting with the Foreign Secretary this afternoon to discuss developments in the Afghan reconciliation process. Ambassador Khalilzad was accompanied by an interagency …

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Record of Weekly Press Briefing by Spokesperson on 17 January 2019

January 17, 2019 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, January 17, 2019 (PPI-OT): Bismillah Ir Rehman Nir Rahim, Assalaam-o-Alaikum,

Opening Remarks

Indian atrocities have intensified in IOK with continuing use of pellet guns. In yet another low, Indian occupation forces have resorted to firing on funeral processions. India …

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Afghan President Ashraf Ghani calls Prime Minister Imran Khan

Islamabad, January 17, 2019 (PPI-OT): Afghan President Muhammad Ashraf Ghani made a telephone call to Prime Minister Imran Khan today to discuss the recent efforts for peace and reconciliation in Afghanistan. President Ghani expressed his gratitude for Pakistan’s sincere facilitation …

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Cargill to Grow Pakistan Business with US$200 million Investment Planned Investment Across Agricultural Trading, Oilseeds Crushing, Edible Oils, Animal Feed and Dairy Industries

Islamabad, January 17, 2019 (PPI-OT): Cargill renewed its long standing commitment to Pakistan by announcing plans to invest more than US$200 million in the next three-to-five years. The announcement was made soon after Cargill’s global executive team, led by Marcel …

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Prime Minister’s Youth Programme to Launch National Youth Development Index

Islamabad, January 17, 2019 (PPI-OT): “For the first time in the history of Pakistan, our Government is working on National Youth Development Index (NYDI) to introduce a culture of youth development in the country under the aegis of National Youth …

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