2019 March 18 : AsiaNet-Pakistan

Archive for March 18th, 2019

Statements of Imran Khan and Tayyip Erdogan reflect feelings of Muslim Ummah on terror incidents in New Zealand

March 18, 2019 |

Karachi, March 18, 2019 (PPI-OT): Punjab Minister for Information and Culture Syed Samsam Ali Bukhari has said that the Muslims have rendered their more sacrifices than other nation for peace in the world. Condemning severely gruesome act of terror in …

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Pakistan Air Force carries out road runway operations

March 18, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, March 18, 2019 (PPI-OT): PAF fighter aircraft carried out off-runway operations by operating from multiple locations along motorways and highways, today. After landing, PAF fighter aircraft were refuelled and re-armed. The exercise was conducted to demonstrate the capability of …

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Vice Chairman Pakistan Bar Council expresses deep sense of grief and sorrow on sad demise of Brig (R) Asad Munir

March 18, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, March 18, 2019 (PPI-OT): Syed Amjad Shah, Vice-Chairman, Pakistan Bar Council has expressed deep sense of grief and sorrow on the sad demise of Brig (R) Asad Munir who allegedly has committed suicide after being depressed and frustrated on …

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NAMA, UNHCR to empower Afghan refugee, Pakistani women through crafts

March 18, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, March 18, 2019 (PPI-OT): NAMA Women Advancement Establishment (NAMA) has signed its first-ever agreement with UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency to conduct a one-year project to support local and Afghan refugee women in Pakistan. NAMA’s affiliate, Irthi Contemporary Crafts …

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Director General of Central West Asia Development, Asian Development Bank visits Board of Investment

March 18, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, March 18, 2019 (PPI-OT): Mr. Werner E. Liepach, Director General of Central West Asia Development, Asian Development Bank, along with his delegation, called on Mr. Haroon Sharif, MOS/Chairman BOI, at BOI Islamabad today. During the meeting, Mr. Sharif stated …

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CEO of Mitsubishi Corporation Pakistan meets CEO PBIT

March 18, 2019 | General, Official News

Lahore, March 18, 2019 (PPI-OT): Mr. Kimihide Ando, CEO of the Mitsubishi Corporation Pakistan and recipient of the ‘Sitara-e-Pakistan’ civilian award met Jahanzeb Burana, the CEO of PBIT. During the meeting, potential investment opportunities in various sectors of the Punjab …

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World Bank delegation led by its Vice President South Asia calls on Prime Minister Imran Khan

Islamabad, March 18, 2019 (PPI-OT): A delegation of World Bank headed by Mr Hartwig Schafer, Vice President South Asia called on Prime Minister Imran Khan at Prime Minister’s Office. The delegation comprised of Ms. Annete Dixon, Vice President Human Development, …

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Shadow Foreign Secretary meets High Commissioner

Islamabad, March 18, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Shadow Foreign Secretary, Hon. Emily Thornberry MP, visited Pakistan High Commission to meet with the High Commissioner, Mohammad Nafees Zakaria, says a press release received from London here today. They discussed regional situation, recent …

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Pakistan High Commission London finalises preparations for Pakistan National Day Flag Hoisting Ceremony

Islamabad, March 18, 2019 (PPI-OT): To mark the Pakistan National Day on 23 March, the Pakistan High Commission London has finalised the preparations. A large number of Pakistani community will witness the ceremony with traditional zeal. Pakistan High Commissioner to …

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Dr Shireen M Mazari raises issue of rising Islamophobia in EU with Dutch Ambassador to Pakistan

Islamabad, March 18, 2019 (PPI-OT): While showing grave concerns on the terrorist attacks on Mosques in New Zealand, Human Rights Minister, Dr Shireen M Mazari raised the issue of rising Islamophobia in EU with the Dutch Ambassador to Pakistan, Ms. …

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Commitment of civil servants is crucial for completion of government’s agenda of socio-economic development and good governance: President Dr. Arif Alvi

Islamabad, March 18, 2019 (PPI-OT): President Dr. Arif Alvi has said that commitment of civil servants is crucial for completion of government’s agenda of socio-economic development of Pakistan and good governance. He added that an efficient and impartial civil service …

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Over 700 arrested in 77 days in IOK

March 18, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, March 18, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Indian authorities arrested over 700 resistance and religious leaders and activists during massive crackdown operations launched by Indian forces in every nook and corner of the territory over the past two and …

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