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ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Overseas Pakistanis and Human Resource Development Pir Syed Saddaruddin Shah Rashdi on Friday said that Government has geared up efforts for recovery of out-standing salaries and end service benefits of repatriated Pakistani workers from Saudi Arabia. He said after the four-day official visit to Saudi Arabia...
ISLAMABAD: The President International Islamic University, Islamabad (IIUI) Prof. Dr. Ahmed Yousif Ahmed Al Draiweesh long with IIUI delegation is presently visiting different Indonesian universities. During the visit, he has signed a number of MoUs with different Indonesian Universities/Institutions of higher education, says a Press release. Executive Director, Iqbal International...
KARACHI: Ambassador of Bosnia & Herzegovina Sakib Foric has advised the business and industrial community of Karachi to explore the investment opportunities in Bosnia & Herzegovina where they can enjoy many benefits including cheaper fuel and electricity along with tax free regime and other facilities being offered through the...
KARACHI: The Government of Japan extended a grant of US$77,476 to Family Educational Services Foundation (FESF) for "The Project for Improvement of a Special Education School for Deaf in Rashidabad", under the scheme of the Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects (GGP), says a Press release. The signing ceremony...
KARACHI: The Government of Japan extended a grant of US$66,500 to Al-Mustafa Welfare Society for "The Project for Provision of Medical Equipment for Al Mustafa Medical Centre in Karachi", under the scheme of the Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects (GGP), says a Press release. The signing ceremony was...
QUETTA: The country's largest-ever sponsored football tournament, Pakistan Petroleum Limited (PPL) Balochistan Football Cup 2018, moved into the final round following culmination of qualifying round matches from all provincial divisions. Kharan, Lasbela, Harnai, Gwadar, DFA Quetta, Quetta City, Qilla Saifullah, Kacchi, Chaman City and Duki successfully entered the final round...
LAHORE: Central Working Committee (CWC) of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) appointed Chief Minister Punjab Shahbaz Sharif as interim president of the party. The ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif suggested the name of his brother as successor following he had been disqualified as party president by the Supreme Court earlier this month. Senior...
LAHORE: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) officials on Wednesday questioned Chaudhry Moonis Elahi, son of former Punjab chief minister and PML-Q leader Chaudhry Pervez Elahi, in connection with an inquiry pertaining to offshore companies. Sources say Elahi was grilled by a three-member team of the bureau about offshore companies for...
ISLAMABAD: Minister of State for Information, Broadcasting, National History and Literary Heritage Marriyum Aurangzeb announced the first ever film and cultural policy of the country at the conclusion of a three-day National Artists Convention and CPEC Cultural Caravan at PNCA, which would come into force immediately. The policy envisages formally...
KARACHI: The top trade-fair organizer of Pakistan - Ecommerce Gateway is all set to organize 5 international mega-exhibitions, starting in Karachi from 13th March and concluding on 15th of March 2018. The multiple events will be held at the Karachi Expo Center. These 3 day events will include Auto &...
KARACHI: A panel discussion titled "Improving Women's Health in South Asia: Working towards achieving SDG 3 and FP2020 Goals" was held in a local hotel in Karachi during the 17th Biennial Society of Obstetricians & Gynecologists of Pakistan (SOGP) conference. This session was supported by Sukh Initiative, a multi-donor...