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Getting Dirty to Get Clean! U.S. Government English Language Teachers and Alumni Join Local Environmental Campaign during South Asian Summit

November 21, 2019 | Embassies, Official News

Islamabad, November 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): The U.S. government’s English language programs place a special emphasis on the importance of community service. On November 16, more than 140 teachers, graduates, and trainers of a U.S. Department of State-sponsored English Access Microscholarship …

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United States Consulate provides English Training and Opportunities to 125 Students

November 6, 2019 | Embassies, Official News

Karachi, November 06, 2019 (PPI-OT): The U.S. Consulate in Karachi welcomed 125 students to the two year “English Access Microscholarship Program” in Karachi. This is part of the consulate’s ongoing $8 million investment to empower and educate young people in …

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25 United States Universities visit Karachi to promote Higher Education Opportunities in Pakistan

October 2, 2019 | General, Official News

Karachi, October 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): With thousands of academic programs, world-class institutions, and unmatched flexibility, the United States offers a wealth of higher-education opportunities. To better acquaint Pakistani students with the benefits of studying in the United States, representatives from …

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Peshawar Team Wins One Million Pakistani Rupees in StartUp Cup

June 14, 2019 | Embassies, Official News

Islamabad, June 14, 2019 (PPI-OT): Entrepreneurs can change the way we live and work. Their innovations often improve our standard of living. Their entrepreneurial ventures create wealth and also jobs, as well as the conditions for a prosperous society. This …

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Statement on the Conclusion of Special Representative Khalilzad’s visit to Pakistan

June 3, 2019 | Embassies, Official News

Islamabad, June 03, 2019 (PPI-OT): Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad visited Islamabad on June 2 and held discussions with Pakistani leadership on developments in the Afghan peace process. Ambassador Khalilzad met Prime Minister Imran Khan, MFA Additional …

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American and Pakistani Filmmakers share ideas with Audiences

May 3, 2019 | Embassies, Official News

Islamabad, May 03, 2019 (PPI-OT): From April 22-May 3, Pakistani and American filmmakers are taking part in the American Film Showcase, joining with industry-experts, university students, and the general public to discuss technical and thematic issues in film. Discussions explore …

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Pakistan – U.S. Cooperation Boosts Local Agricultural Sector

May 2, 2019 | Embassies, Official News

Islamabad, May 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): Representatives from government, academia, and business gathered today to celebrate the successful conclusion of a four-year program focused on improving the agricultural sector. Pakistan-U.S. cooperation helped Pakistani agricultural products gain access to bigger markets and …

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U.S. – Pakistan Trade and Investment Framework Agreement Aims to Create Jobs and Growth

May 2, 2019 | Embassies, Official News

Islamabad, May 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): As part of ongoing efforts to create jobs and economic growth in both countries, Pakistan and the United States on May 2nd held regular consultations under the U.S.-Pakistan Trade and Investment Framework Agreement (TIFA). The …

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Statement on the Conclusion of Special Representative Khalilzad’s Visit to Pakistan

April 30, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, April 30, 2019 (PPI-OT): Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad visited Islamabad from April 29 to 30 to hold discussions with Pakistani leadership on developments in the Afghan peace process. Ambassador Khalilzad met Foreign Secretary Mahmood and …

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U.S. Mission Pakistan Starts Publishing Air Quality Data

April 30, 2019 | Embassies, Official News

Islamabad, April 30, 2019 (PPI-OT): U.S. Mission Pakistan, as part of a broader State Department global effort, installed two regulatory-grade air quality monitors at the U.S. Embassy in Islamabad. This initiative was done in collaboration with the U.S. Environmental Protection …

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Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Ambassador Alice Wells visits Pakistan

April 30, 2019 | Embassies, Official News

Islamabad, April 30, 2019 (PPI-OT): Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Alice Wells visited Islamabad April 29-30 to review key items on our bilateral agenda and to discuss regional security, including joint efforts to …

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U.S. Consulate, Pakistan Cricket Board, and Peshawar Zalmi Foundation Promote Leadership and Health through Cricket

April 29, 2019 | General, Official News

Lahore, April 29, 2019 (PPI-OT): Forty young women from Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa completed a two-day U.S. government-funded cricket camp at the National Cricket Academy, participating in activities designed to build leadership skills and encourage healthy lifestyles.

“These students are …

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