2019 November 16 : AsiaNet-Pakistan

Archive for November 16th, 2019

Pioneering Zhongshan pursuing quality development, seizing strategic opportunities

November 16, 2019 | Press Release

ZHONGSHAN, China, Nov. 16, 2019 /Xinhua-AsiaNet/ — All sectors of society in China commemorated the 153rd anniversary of Sun Yat-sen’s birth in various forms on November 12, 2019. A memorial ceremony of the great national hero, who pioneered China’s democratic …

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Bahria University Islamabad Campus holds 22nd Convocation

November 16, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, November 16, 2019 (PPI-OT): Bahria University Islamabad Campus held its 22nd Convocation at Jinnah Convention Center Islamabad. Vice Admiral Kaleem Shaukat HI (M) graced the occasion as Chief Guest. Rector Bahria University Rear Admiral Habib ur Rehman HI (M) …

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Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi meets Romanian Chief of Defence Staff and Chief of Romanian Naval Forces

November 16, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, November 16, 2019 (PPI-OT): Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi is on an official visit to Romania. During visit, the Naval Chief called on Romanian Chief of Defence Staff, Chief of the Romanian Naval Forces and …

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Ensuring timely care to new-borns can reduce the burden of death and disability due to preterm births

November 16, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, November 16, 2019 (PPI-OT): Children born too soon can survive if they receive the right care at the right time and in the right place, says the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) as the World Prematurity Day (WPD) is …

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Pakistan becomes the first country to introduce Typhoid Conjugate Vaccine

November 16, 2019 | Ministries, Official News

Lahore, November 16, 2019 (PPI-OT): Pakistan today became the first country in the world to introduce typhoid conjugate vaccine (TCV) into its routine immunization program. The government of Pakistan is launching the vaccine with a campaign in Sindh Province, where …

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Afridi urges developed world to fulfill its responsibility on humanitarian issue of Kashmir

November 16, 2019 | Ministries, Official News

Karachi, November 16, 2019 (PPI-OT): Minister for Narcotics Control and SAFRON Shehryar Khan Afridi Saturday urged the developed world to play their due role in resolving the Kashmir dispute which was a humanitarian issue according to the UN resolutions and …

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CDA to start rehabilitation, renovation and improvement of road lights on Kashmir Highway

November 16, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, November 16, 2019 (PPI-OT): Capital Development Authority (CDA) to start rehabilitation, renovation and improvement of road lights on Kashmir Highway. Tenders in this regard have been issued in the national dailies. Road lights at Kashmir Highway are being made …

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Mechanism and criteria of shifting of schools from residential premises has been proposed

November 16, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, November 16, 2019 (PPI-OT): After two months consultative process, CDA has prepared draft proposal for relocation of schools. In the draft report mechanism and criteria regarding shifting of schools from residential premises has been proposed. Proposed recommendations would be …

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Replacement of conventional traffic system with Smart Traffic Signals at Kashmir Highway

November 16, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, November 16, 2019 (PPI-OT): In line with its efforts to eradicate traffic interventions on the roads of the Capital City, Capital Development Authority (CDA) to replace conventional traffic signals installed on Kashmir Highway with smart traffic signal system. Initially …

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Sindh Government formulated a plan to curb the growing population of stray dogs in the province: Roshan Shaikh

November 16, 2019 | Ministries, Official News

Karachi, November 16, 2019 (PPI-OT): Secretary Local Government Sindh Roshan Ali Shaikh said that Sindh government has formulated a plan to curb the growing population of stray dogs in the province. Roshan Shaikh said that there will be no stray …

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Pakistan welcomes Hearing of the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission of the U.S. Congress on the situation in Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir

November 16, 2019 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, November 16, 2019 (PPI-OT): Pakistan welcomes the public hearing on human rights in occupied Jammu and Kashmir held by the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission of the U.S. Congress, held on 14 November 2019 at Washington D.C.. The deliberations …

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Pakistan Steers the Annual Meeting of the Convention of Certain Conventional Weapons to a Successful Conclusion

Islamabad, November 16, 2019 (PPI-OT): The annual Meeting of the Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons (CCW), held in Geneva from 13-15 November 2019, successfully concluded under the chairmanship of Ambassador Khalil Hashmi, Permanent Representative of Pakistan to the United Nations …

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