President felicitates Ishaq Dar on getting best Finance Minister award

President Mamnoon Hussain Sunday congratulated Minister for Finance senator Ishaq Dar on getting the ‘Finance Minister of the year 2016 for South Asia’ award. The President conveyed his felicitation message to the Finance Minister on phone and said that his selection as the best...

Chinese delegation meets CM

A delegation of Chinese investors met Punjab Chief  Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif and expressed keen interest in investment in the industrial sector of Punjab. Chinese investors showed willingness in setting up of a state-of-the-art industrial zone in Punjab and said that they...

US urges pakistan, india to hold dialogue to resolve kashmir issue

The United States has urged Pakistan and India to hold meaningful dialogue to try to address on the issue of Kashmir to bring down the tension. During the briefing in Washington, US Department of State Spokesperson John Kirby said we are expecting for leaders in Pakistan and...

Foreign investors express keen interest in pakistan’s INT’L SUKUK 2016

Foreign investors showed unprecedented interest in Pakistan’s economy during the road-shows for the promotion of Pakistan’s International Sukuk 2016. The investors were particularly appreciative of the remarkable turnaround in Pakistan’s economy as a result of...

Pakistan fully prepared to respond to any threat: Army Chief

Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif has emphatically stated that any aggression or strategic miscalculation on the part of our enemy will meet the most befitting response. Addressing the passing-out cadets at PAF Academy in Risalpur on Thursday, the COAS said Pakistan...

PM reiterates desire to resolve Pakistan-India issues through composite dialogue

Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif has said that Pakistan wants to resolve all the outstanding issues with India through composite dialogue. He was speaking on a motion moved by Law Minister Zahid Hamid regarding discussion on Kashmir issue including human rights violations in...

Pakistan expresses concern over JASTA to target sovereign states

Pakistan, Wednesday has noted with concern the overturning of the United States Presidential veto on Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act (JASTA) which is a law passed by the US Congress “ aimed at targeting sovereign states”. “We have noted with concern the overturning of...

PM for enhancing bilateral trade with Belarus upto $1 bln in 4 years

Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif, Wednesday emphasizing the need to fully tap the business potential between Pakistan and Belarus, urged to work towards enhancing the bilateral trade volume from existing $50 million to $1 billion in the next four years. “We need to encourage...

Pakistan signs agreement with qatar to import 1.3m tons LNG annually

Pakistan and Qatar have signed an agreement in Islamabad for import of initially 1.3 million tons per annum Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) to Pakistan. The agreement was signed at the PM House between Global Energy Infrastructure Limited of Pakistan and Qatar Gas. Prime Minister...

Pakistan calls for briefing to UNSC over Indian provocations on LOC

Pakistan’s UN Ambassador Maleeha Lodhi is meeting UN chief Ban Ki-moon on Friday to inform him about the continued provocations by India along the Line of Control. Earlier, Maleeha Lodhi met with New Zealand’s UN Ambassador Gerard van Bohemen, who is current president...