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Pakistan, China to sign development agreement of Rashakai SEZ tomorrow

September 13, 2020 |

Islamabad, September 13, 2020 (PPI-OT): Pakistan and China will sign the first development agreement of China Pakistan Economic Corridor’s Rashakai Special Economic Zone, in Islamabad on Monday. This was stated by Chairman Board of Investment, Atif R. Bokhari in a press release issued in Islamabad on Sunday. Rashakai Special Economic Zone will provide conducive business […]

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National Assembly session to be held tomorrow

September 13, 2020 |

Islamabad, September 13, 2020 (PPI-OT): The National Assembly session will be held at Parliament House in Islamabad tomorrow at 4:00 in the afternoon. The Senate will hold its meeting on Tuesday at 10:30 in the morning. Besides legislative business, both Houses will take up matters of national and international importance. For more information, contact: Ministry […]

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Government making concerted efforts to bring reforms in institutions: Hammad

September 13, 2020 |

Islamabad, September 13, 2020 (PPI-OT): Federal Minister for Industries and Production Muhammad Hammad Azhar has said that the government is making concerted efforts to bring reforms in the state institutions. Talking to newsmen in Lahore on Sunday afternoon, he said that the government will take on all the mafias in the country one by one. […]

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Ravi City, Bundle Island projects to attract huge foreign investment and create various job opportunities: President

September 13, 2020 |

Islamabad, September 13, 2020 (PPI-OT): President Dr. Arif Alvi chaired a high-level meeting at the governor’s house in Karachi on Sunday. The meeting was briefed about the projects of Ravi City and Bundle Island. During the meeting, the investors expressed their full satisfaction on the steps taken for the construction sectors by Prime Minister Imran […]

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Reforms in criminal justice system Govt’s top priority: Ali

September 13, 2020 |

Islamabad, September 13, 2020 (PPI-OT): Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Ali Muhammad Khan has said that the reforming criminal justice system and ensuring speedy justice to the common man are the top most priorities of the government. Talking to a private news channel, he condemned the motorway incident, and assured that the culprits involved in the […]

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President ECOSOC assures Pacific island states for help to resolve economic challenges

September 13, 2020 |

Islamabad, September 13, 2020 (PPI-OT): Pakistan’s Ambassador Munir Akram, in his capacity as the President of UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), has told envoys from the Pacific Small Island Developing States that he will use the 54-member body to help small Island nations respond to the double blows of the coronavirus pandemic and climate […]

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Pakistan committed to bring peace in Afghanistan: Khattak

September 13, 2020 |

Islamabad, September 13, 2020 (PPI-OT): Defence Minister Pervez Khattak says Pakistan is committed to bring peace in Afghanistan. Addressing a public gathering in Nowshera, he termed resumption of intra-Afghan dialogue a good omen for the region. He said peace in Afghanistan is vital for the prosperity of Pakistan. Speaking about the national issues, Pervez Khattak […]

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Girl martyred, four injured in Indian firing along LoC

September 13, 2020 |

Islamabad, September 13, 2020 (PPI-OT): Indian troops have resorted to unprovoked ceasefire violation along LoC targeting civil population with automatics and heavy mortars in Tatta Pani and Rakhchikri sectors. According to ISPR, an 11 years old innocent girl embraced martyrdom and four civilians including a 75 years old lady and two young boys sustained critical […]

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Commencement of Intra-Afghan dialogue is historical milestone: Shibli

September 13, 2020 |

Islamabad, September 13, 2020 (PPI-OT): Information Minister Senator Syed Shibli Faraz has said that the commencement of the Intra-Afghan dialogue is a historical milestone and a dawn for the war-torn Afghan people. In a tweet on Sunday, he said this initiative is victory of Prime Minister Imran Khan’s stance that a political settlement is the […]

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Over 90% patients recovered from coronavirus in Pakistan

September 13, 2020 |

Islamabad, September 13, 2020 (PPI-OT): Over ninety-six percent patients of coronavirus have recovered from the infection so far in Pakistan showing a steady progress towards the elimination of the pandemic in the country. According to the latest statistics out of 301,481 cases reported so far, 289,429 patients have recovered from coronavirus in Pakistan. Now the […]

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Afghan government for humanitarian ceasefire with Taliban

September 13, 2020 |

Islamabad, September 13, 2020 (PPI-OT): The Afghan government has called for a humanitarian ceasefire with Taliban, as the first-ever peace talks between two sides are underway in Doha, Qatar. The head of Afghanistan’s peace council, Abdullah Abdullah stressed that there is no winner through war. Taliban leader Mullah Baradar Akhund expressed hope that negotiations would […]

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ML-1 tender to be announced by end of Sept: Rashid

September 13, 2020 |

Islamabad, September 13, 2020 (PPI-OT): Minister for Railways Sheikh Rashid Ahmed says the tender of Main Line-1 project will be announced by end of current month. Talking to a private news channel, he said after completion this project would bring a major change in the railway traveling. Shaikh Rashid said the national economy has been […]

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