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Archive for May 20th, 2019

Missing body of teacher recovered in Bandipora

May 20, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, May 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, body of a missing teacher was recovered near Wullar Lake in Bandipora district, today. The body of Mushtaq Ahmad Lone (29) was spotted by locals from Laharwapora near Wullar Lake in the …

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World urged to stop India treating IOK prisoners inhumanly

May 20, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, May 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Democratic Freedom Party (DFP) has appealed to the United Nations Commission on Human Rights, Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch and International Committee of Red Cross to put pressurize on India to …

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Indian army provides training, weapons to VDC members in Jammu

May 20, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, May 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, in order to harass and keep the local Muslims under constant threat, Indian Army has started providing armed training and weapons to the notorious anti-Muslim elements, mostly associated with Hindu extremist outfits, …

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Ministry of Commerce reaches out to Faisalabad business community on China Pakistan FTA Phase II

May 20, 2019 | General Business News

Karachi, May 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): Secretary Commerce, Sardar Ahmad Nawaz Sukhera, held consultations with the business community in Faisalabad on the recently concluded Phase II of Pakistan China FTA, on export growth with the trade associations and discussed the industrial …

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GE announces Scholarship Award winner from Pakistan

May 20, 2019 | General Business News

Islamabad, May 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): GE (NYSE: GE) Renewable Energy – Hydro Solutions, recently announced the scholarship award winner from Pakistan. Hissam Karim, who is a student of National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) obtained a fully funded ‘Master …

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Telenor’s Investments are making a Socioeconomic Impact in Pakistan

May 20, 2019 | General Business News

Islamabad, May 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): Mobile phones have a major influence on sustainable development, especially in emerging markets like Pakistan. While some of us depend on connectivity to maintain lifestyles in today’s increasingly digital age, the mobile phone remains the …

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PACRA Maintains the Broker Management Rating of Ismail Iqbal Securities Private Limited

May 20, 2019 | General Business News

Lahore, May 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): The rating reflects the company’s continuous efforts to retain its market share in the brokerage industry despite vast volatility and lackluster trading volumes in Pakistan’s Stock Market. The rating incorporates the business strategy of the …

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Pakistan bound online remittances set to surge in the next two weeks of Ramadan

May 20, 2019 | General, Official News

Karachi, May 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): Data from leading online money transfer service WorldRemit shows that the week before Eid-al-fitr was the company’s busiest period for transfers to Pakistan in 2018. The State Bank of Pakistan recently revealed that Overseas Pakistanis …

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Qarshi Industries visited PBIT

May 20, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, May 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): Qarshi Industries visited PBIT to discuss their keen interest in establishment of SEZ in Punjab. PBIT assure to facilitate them in establishing SEZ in Punjab.

For more information, contact:
Punjab Board of Investment and Trade …

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Secretary Communications directs timely and quality completion of improvement activities at M-9

May 20, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, May 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): As per vision of Prime Minister of Pakistan Mr. Imran Khan and on instructions of Federal Minister for Communications and Postal Services Mr. Murad Saeed, Federal Secretary Communications Mr. Shoaib Ahmad Siddiqui is paying detailed …

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Monetary Policy Statement

May 20, 2019 | General, Official News

Karachi, May 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): Key developments since the last MPC statement

There have been three notable developments since the last Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting in March 2019. First, the government of Pakistan has reached a staff-level agreement with …

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IG Punjab directed RPO Rawalpindi to make example of the officials involved in a stated rape of student

May 20, 2019 | General, Official News

Lahore, May 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): Inspector General of Police Punjab Captain (R) Arif Nawaz Khan said that protection of the lives and properties of citizen especially of women and children is my first priority he further said that officials violating …

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