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Archive for February 27th, 2020

Pakistan Air Force commemorates the victory in Operation Swift Retort in a befitting manner

February 27, 2020 |

Karachi, February 27, 2020 (PPI-OT): Pakistan Air Force celebrated 27th February as a day of decisive victory in Operation Swift Retort. Besides an august ceremony at Air Headquarters, a scintillating Air Show at Karachi and an Aviation Art Exhibition at …

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Government of Sindh launches a counter-terrorism project in collaboration with the European Union and UNODC

February 27, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, February 27, 2020 (PPI-OT): In their resolve to support the efforts of Government of Sindh to counter the threats of terrorism, the European Union and the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) Country Office Pakistan, have launched …

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Pakistan and FAO to join hands to fight the Desert Locust emergency

February 27, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, February 27, 2020 (PPI-OT): FAO representative in Pakistan Mina Dowlatchahi met Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research, Makhdoom Khusro Bakhtiar in Islamabad today following the first national locust coordination meeting on Friday. The discussion focused on better …

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Naval Chief visits Coastal Areas and Units at Sea amid Major Naval Exercise SEASPARK – 2020

February 27, 2020 | General, Official News

Karachi, February 27, 2020 (PPI-OT): Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi reviewed operational readiness of naval installations and units at Turbat, Gwadar and boarded Pakistan Navy Ships operating at sea during on-going major Maritime Exercise SEASPARK-20. The …

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Pakistan’s Liquid Foreign Reserves Position

February 27, 2020 | General, Official News

Karachi, February 27, 2020 (PPI-OT): State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has said that the total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$ 18,742.8 million on 21-February-2020. The break-up of the foreign reserves position is as under:-

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Introduction of similar syllabus discussed

February 27, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Karachi, February 27, 2020 (PPI-OT): Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah and Federal Education Minister Shafqat Mahmood in a meeting here on Thursday at CM House discussed introduction of similar syllabus designed by the federal education ministry for whole …

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Sindh requests ‘private hospital’ to purchase drugs, equipment for coronavirus on government expense

February 27, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Karachi, February 27, 2020 (PPI-OT): Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that the detection of one case of coronavirus in Karachi is a serious issue, and his government has decided to screen all those people who have …

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Dr. Zafar Mirza chairs high level meeting regarding Novel Corona virus

February 27, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, February 27, 2020 (PPI-OT): Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Health Dr. Zafar Mirza chaired a high level meeting regarding Novel Corona virus. Meeting was attended by Federal Secretary Health Dr. Allah Bakhsh Malik, Executive director National Institute of …

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UNHCR welcomes EU’s humanitarian aid of Euro 21 million for Afghan refugees and host communities

February 27, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, February 27, 2020 (PPI-OT): UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency Thursday welcomed the European Union’s generous humanitarian aid of Euro 21 million for Afghan refugees and their host communities in Iran and Pakistan. This funding will be channelled towards basic …

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DRAP acts against overpricing of personal protection equipment against coronavirus in the country

February 27, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, February 27, 2020 (PPI-OT): Spokesperson of Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan told that a country wide raid has been conducted against the elements who are selling overpriced personal protection equipment (PPE) against coronavirus. DRAP has initiated strict surveillance of …

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17 employees of NHA will perform hajj this year

February 27, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, February 27, 2020 (PPI-OT): Hajj Balloting 2020 was arranged in the Head Office of National Highway Authority today. As per balloting, 17 employees of National Highway Authority will proceed for Hajj this year. A large number of officers and …

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Pollen is likely to start soon in Islamabad/Rawalpindi

February 27, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, February 27, 2020 (PPI-OT): The Pollen is likely to start in first week of March in Islamabad and Rawalpindi and expected to attain peak during second fortnight of March 2020. Pollen season is expected to end by mid April. …

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