Tokyo holds first World Assembly for Women

Global women’s forum calls for political, biz support for female empowerment   An international symposium on empowering women called for tax benefits, a shift in immigration policy and changes in corporate culture to help women play more active roles in the economy. The...

Farewell ceremony for Turkey scholarship holders

The Turkish Embassy in Islamabad organized a farewell ceremony for the students who were awarded scholarships to study in Turkey, under the Turkiye Scholarships programme, for 2014 – 2015 academic year. Families of scholarship recipients and also Pakistani graduates of Turkish...

RCCI Best Young Entrepreneur of the year 2014

This award is conferred upon a renowned internationally acclaimed educationist, mentor and Social Entrepreneur who has rendered services for scaling of education, empowering & transforming youth, connecting global classrooms, enriching Pakistan with state of the art teaching...

Reforms vital to economic development: Mamnoon

President Mamnoon Hussain said reforms and improvement of infrastructure can provide an enabling environment for sustainable economic growth and development. Talking to Takehiko Nakao, President Asian Development of Pakistan (ADB), at the Aiwan-i-Sadr, the President said the...

President of Pakistan urges enhanced ties with Kosovo

President of Pakistan Mr. Mamnoon Hussain who is currently in Turkey met with the President of the Republic of Kosovo Mrs. Atifete Jahjaga. It was the first ever highest level meeting between the Presidents of the two countries. Pakistan formally recognized the Republic of Kosovo...

Pak-Malaysia Joint Committee met to strengthen Defence Cooperation

By Sajid Ali Zaidi   The 12th meeting of Joint Committee on Defence Cooperation (JCDC) was held at Ministry of Defence, Rawalpindi, Pakistan. Lt Gen (Retd) Muhammad Alam Khattak, Secretary Defence leading the Pakistani delegation whereas Malaysian delegation was headed by...

Pakistani fabrics exhibited in Paris

The Ambassador of Pakistan to France Mr. Ghalib Iqbal has said that Pakistani Textile products have great potential of finding more space in European markets. He was talking to Mr. Michal Scherppe, the President of Taxworld Fair being held here. The Ambassador visited Pakistani...

Pakistan Ambassador-designate to Kuwait meets President to review assignments

The President urged the newly appointed Pakistan Ambassador to Kuwait Muhammad Aslam Khan for making concerted efforts to encourage entrepreneurs and investors of Kuwait to invest in Pakistan and avail the investment and business friendly initiatives and packages of the...

PM reiterates stance on Kashmir in UN speech

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif told the 69th session of the UN General Assembly on Friday that he had been disappointed by India’s decision to cancel foreign secretary-level talks with Pakistan. In a speech that showed greater emphasis on the Kashmir dispute than seen during the...

Mr. Jassim, Ishaq Dar review bilateral relations

Mr. Jassim M. Al-Khaldi, Charge d’ Affaires, Embassy of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia called on the Federal Minister for Finance, Muhammad Ishaq Dar. The Minister conveyed greetings to the Saudi Ambassador for the Saudi National Day. The Minister also greeted Mr. Khaldi and extended...
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