2019 December : AsiaNet-Pakistan

Archive for December, 2019

ICCI thanks IIUI for giving it representation in ISAC

December 31, 2019 | General Business News

Islamabad, December 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): Saif ur Rahman Khan, Acting President and Tahir Abbasi, Senior Vice President, Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) have congratulated Muhammad Aslam Khokhar, Executive Member ICCI for his nomination by International Islamic University Islamabad …

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Prime Minister urged to declare 2020 as year of SMEs

December 31, 2019 | General Business News

Karachi, December 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Union of Small and Medium Enterprises (UNISAME) has urged Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan to declare 2020 as the year of the SMEs and give priority to the sector as the sector needs to …

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#Partners4Prosperity Highlights the United States-Pakistan Partnership

December 31, 2019 | Embassies, Official News

Islamabad, December 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): Did you know the United States is the largest provider of grant-based support to the government of Pakistan? For over 70 years, America has partnered with Pakistan to further Pakistan’s development priorities, including in energy, …

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Naval Chief presides over Command and Staff Conference at Naval Headquarters

December 31, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, December 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): Command and Staff Conference of Pakistan Navy concluded at Naval Headquarters, Islamabad. The Conference was chaired by Chief of the Naval Staff, Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi. Matters related to geo strategic environment and national security, …

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Rivers flows and reservoirs level report

December 31, 2019 | General, Official News

Lahore, December 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): The position of the river inflows and outflows at Tarbela, Mangla and Chashma along with the reservoirs levels and the barrages today is as under:

Rivers: Indus at Tarbela: Inflows 16100 cusecs and Outflows 10000 …

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100 Indian organizations unite to protest controversial Citizenship law

December 31, 2019 | General, Official News

Mumbai, December 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): Amid continuing India-wide protests, nearly 100 organizations from across the country have decided to fight against the controversial Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) as well as the National Register of Citizens (NRC) and the National Population …

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India orders ‘saffronisation’ of history textbooks in IOK

December 31, 2019 | General, Official News

New Delhi, December 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): In order to distort the history of Jammu and Kashmir, the Modi-led Indian government has decided to “revise” the curriculum followed in schools in occupied Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh region. For this, the …

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4 medium intensity earthquakes hit IOK

December 31, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, December 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, four medium intensity tremors with magnitudes ranging between 4.7 and 5.5 on Richter scale hit the territory. The first quake with a magnitude of 4.7 hit on Monday evening, followed by another …

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FM Qureshi warns of false flag operation by India in Kashmir

December 31, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, December 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Monday said Pakistan has once again drawn the attention of the world over Narendra Modi government’s intentions of staging a false flag operation to divert the world attention from …

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Flag carrier Air India may shut down in six months: Officials

December 31, 2019 | General, Official News

New Delhi, December 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): Amid growing economic recession since Modi government assumed charge for the second term in India, the flag carrier Air India may shut down by June next year, media reports quoting senior airline officials said. …

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General Rawat made India’s first defense staff chief

December 31, 2019 | General, Official News

New Delhi, December 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): Indian Army Chief General Bipin Rawat will the first Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) of India, the government announced has announced. General Bipin Rawat has been given an extension in service till the period …

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IOK political parties up in arms against outsiders’ recruitment

December 31, 2019 | General, Official News

Jammu, December 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the recent advertisement inviting, for the first time, applications from non-locals for various non-gazetted posts in High Court has triggered a sharp reaction from all local political parties and organizations saying opening …

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