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Proof of Registration Card Modification Centres close temporarily in Pakistan

March 18, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, March 17, 2020 (PPI-OT): The Proof of Registration Card Modification (PCM) Centres in Pakistan have temporarily been closed as of Tuesday, 17 March 2020. Activities at PCM Centres are suspended until further notice as a precautionary measure. This aligns …

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Voluntary repatriation for Afghan refugees suspended temporarily

March 18, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, March 17, 2020 (PPI-OT): Following the closure of the Torkham and Chaman official border-crossing points with Afghanistan, the voluntary repatriation of registered Afghan refugees in Pakistan has been suspended. This is due to precautionary measures taken by the Government …

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Federal Secretary for IT and Telecom Shoaib Ahmed Siddiqui meets Huawei Middle East President

March 18, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, March 17, 2020 (PPI-OT): Federal Secretary for IT and Telecom Mr. Shoaib Ahmed Siddiqui meets “Huawei Middle East President, Mr. Charles Yang, for discussion on Digital Pakistan, E-governance and the National ICT Plan.

 

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The Technology Park Islamabad is expected to act as a state-of-the-art facility and part of the enabling environment to foster collaboration, innovation and product development

March 18, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, March 17, 2020 (PPI-OT): The Technology Park Islamabad is expected to act as a state-of-the-art facility and part of the enabling environment to foster collaboration, innovation and product development. It would act as an interface to bring cohesion among …

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Inspector General of Police Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Dr. Sanaullah Abbasi chairs meeting regarding FATF action plan

March 18, 2020 | General, Official News

Peshawar, March 17, 2020 (PPI-OT): The coordination meeting related to FATF action plan was held at CPO Peshawar today. The Inspector General of Police Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Dr. Sanaullah Abbasi chaired the meeting while it was attended by DIGs Special Branch, …

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Delegation from PCMA visits PBIT

March 18, 2020 | Official News

Lahore, March 17, 2020 (PPI-OT): Chairman and Vice Chairman along with members of Pakistan Cosmetics Manufacturers Association (PCMA) met Director Facilitation, PBIT wherein the association shared its ongoing issues with regards to certifications and hurdles in export. PBIT’s team briefed …

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American film showcase and envoy promote women’s empowerment through film across Pakistan

March 18, 2020 | Embassies, Official News

Islamabad, March 17, 2020 (PPI-OT): Promoting women’s empowerments and gender equity through film, the U.S. Mission in Pakistan’s American Film Showcase (AFS) screened U.S. documentaries and conducting workshops with a U.S. documentary specialist March 2 to 13.

 

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Operation of metro buses will be operated by ICT administration: Ali Nawaz Awan

Islamabad, March 18, 2020 (PPI-OT): Operation of Metro Buses will be operated by ICT Administration. This was said by SAPM on CDA Affairs, Ali Nawaz Awan will giving a briefing at Ministry of Planning on Wednesday. The briefing was held …

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Masood urges India to allow international health experts to deal corona menace in IOJK

March 18, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, March 18, 2020 (PPI-OT): Sardar Masood Khan, President Azad Jammu and Kashmir, has said that the continued lockdown in Indian Occupied and Jammu and Kashmir may lead to an increase in coronavirus infections within the occupied territory. He said …

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Managing Director Pakistan Bait-ul-Mal briefs about organization’s relief activities for vulnerable populace of the country

Islamabad, March 18, 2020 (PPI-OT): While meeting with Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue, Dr. Abdul Hafeez Sheikh, Managing Director Pakistan Bait-ul-Mal (PBM), Aon Abbas Buppi briefed about the organization’s relief activities for the vulnerable populace of the …

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USF awards contracts of six projects’ worth Rs 2.8 billion for hi-speed broadband in first six months of FY 2019-20

Islamabad, March 18, 2020 (PPI-OT): Ministry of IT and Telecommunication through Universal Service Fund (USF) has made landmark achievements in the first six months of FY 2019-20 (July-December). During this period, six Next Generation Broadband for Sustainable Development (NGBSD) projects …

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Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh chairs meeting of Economic Coordination Committee of the Cabinet

Islamabad, March 18, 2020 (PPI-OT): Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh chaired the meeting of the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet here at the Cabinet Division. The Ministry of Overseas Pakistanis …

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