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Archive for February 14th, 2019

Bangladesh enjoys good relations with all regional countries: High Commissioner

February 14, 2019 | General, Official News

Karachi, February 14, 2019 (PPI-OT): Bangladesh enjoys very good relations with all regional countries including Pakistan on the basis of mutual respect and interests. These views were expressed by the High Commissioner of Bangladesh to Pakistan Tarik Ahsan while speaking …

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Pakistan’s Liquid Foreign Reserves Position

February 14, 2019 | General, Official News

Karachi, February 14, 2019 (PPI-OT): The total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$14,895.8 million on 08 February 2019. The break-up of the foreign reserves position is as under:-

i) Foreign reserves held by the State Bank …

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World Bank, International Panel of Experts appreciates Tarbela 4 success

February 14, 2019 | General, Official News

Lahore, February 14, 2019 (PPI-OT): The World Bank and the International Panel of Experts (IPOE) have appreciated the successful completion and effective operation of the 1410 MW – Tarbela 4th Extension Hydropower Project, commissioned in 2018 in a phased manner.…

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China Geological Survey Research Ship “HAI YANG DI ZHI SHI HAO” visited Karachi for Hydrocarbon Research and Geological Mapping under auspices of Pakistan Navy

February 14, 2019 | General, Official News

Karachi, February 14, 2019 (PPI-OT): China Geological Survey Research Ship (CGS) “HAI YANG DI ZHI SHI HAO” visited Pakistan for Hydrocarbon research and geological mapping under the auspices of Pakistan Navy. CGS Research Ship undertook this expedition from Dec 18 …

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Chief of Defence Staff Sri Lankan Armed Forces calls on Chief of the Naval Staff at Naval Headquarters

February 14, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, February 14, 2019 (PPI-OT): Chief of Defence Staff Sri Lankan Armed Forces, Admiral Ravindra C. Wijegunaratne called on Chief of the Naval Staff, Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi at Naval Headquarters, Islamabad. Upon arrival at Naval Headquarters, the visiting dignitary …

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Delegation of World Bank meets Director General KDA

February 14, 2019 | General, Official News

Karachi, February 14, 2019 (PPI-OT): Delegation of World Bank met with Director General KDA, Syed Mansoor Abbas Rizvi here in Civic Center. World bank delegation including Said Dadha, Afzal Zaidi, Abdul Aziz from Sindh Mass Transit Authority while Senior Director …

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Chief of the Air Staff Open Golf Championship kick-starts at Airmen Golf Course Korangi Creek

February 14, 2019 | General, Official News

Karachi, February 14, 2019 (PPI-OT): Featuring around 350 leading golfers from all over the country, Chief of the Air Staff Open Golf Championship kick-starts at Airmen Golf Course and Recreational Park, PAF Base Korangi Creek today. Air Vice Marshal Chaudhry …

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PARC and provincial institutes should work together for the benefit of small farmers Dr. Yusuf Zafar, Chairman, PARC

February 14, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, February 14, 2019 (PPI-OT): 10th Meeting of Inter Provincial Research Coordination Committee (IPARCC) held at PARC Head Quarters, Islamabad under the convenership of Dr. Yusuf Zafar, Chairman PARC. Provincial Partners of Agricultural Research / Livestock, Planners and Vice Chancellors …

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Variety Evaluation Committee on Rice recommends 12 new hybrids and one open pollinated variety for commercial cultivation in Pakistan

February 14, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, February 14, 2019 (PPI-OT): Variety Evaluation Committee (VEC) on Rice was held at Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC) HQ’s, Islamabad. National Coordinator (Rice) of PARC presented the working paper for all the twenty-six proposals of rice hybrids/varieties for recommendation …

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Finance Minister Asad Umar chaired meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Privatization

February 14, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, February 14, 2019 (PPI-OT): Finance Minister Asad Umar here on Wednesday chaired meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Privatization (CCoP). Minister for Privatization Muhammad Mian Soomro was also present on the occasion. Secretary Privatization Division shared with the meeting …

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Message from New Ambassador H.E. Mr. Kuninori MATSUDA

February 14, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, February 14, 2019 (PPI-OT): Assalam-O-Alaikum!

This is my first time to be assigned to Pakistan in my 37-year career in Foreign Service. Nevertheless, through many opportunities of meeting friends from Pakistan in my career, I have been keenly interested …

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Group Conference on “Preventing Drug Abuse In Educational Settings: Fostering Regional Cooperation and Partnership” from 11-12 Feb at Ministry of Foreign Affairs

February 14, 2019 | General, Official News

Rawalpindi, February 14, 2019 (PPI-OT): A High Level Expert Group Conference on “Preventing Drug Abuse In Educational Settings: Fostering Regional Cooperation and Partnership” from 11th to 12th February 2019 at Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) followed by a one day …

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