Pakistan committed to using digital technologies for achieving SDGs: PM

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ISLAMABAD, Dec 17 (APP): Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday reiterating the importance of digital solutions for improved governance, said Pakistan was committed to using digital technologies for achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). It would help the vulnerable sections of the society, in particular, to get maximum benefit from the social welfare and social… Continue reading Pakistan committed to using digital technologies for achieving SDGs: PM

PM directs KP Govt to extend Kamayab Jawan Program to merged areas

Prime Minister Imran Khan participates in a cheque distribution ceremony under Kamyab Jawan Program in Peshawar on Wednesday

PESHAWAR, Dec 16 (APP): Prime Minister Imran Khan here Wednesday directed the Khyber Pakthunkhwa government to extend the ambitious Kamayab Jawan Program to merged tribal districts. He also directed improving internet and mobile network’s coverage in merged tribal districts for benefits of tribal people. The Prime Minister passed these directives while chairing a high-level meeting… Continue reading PM directs KP Govt to extend Kamayab Jawan Program to merged areas

PM inaugurates Rs 994mln expansion project of Hayatabad Sports Complex

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PESHAWAR, Dec 16 (APP): Prime Minister Imran Khan Wednesday inaugurated Rs. 994 million Hayatabad Sports Complex expansion project to develop it as per the international quality and standards of International Cricket Council. Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mahmood Khan, Provincial Health Minister, Taimur Saleem Jhagra, Chief Secretary Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Dr. Kazim Niaz, Secretary Sports Abid Majeed,… Continue reading PM inaugurates Rs 994mln expansion project of Hayatabad Sports Complex

Universal health coverage to revolutionalize healthcare system: PM

Universal health coverage to revolutionize healthcare system: PM

PESHAWAR, Dec 16 (APP): Prime Minister Imran Khan Wednesday said universal health coverage, under Sehat Insaf Cards in Khyber Pakthunkhwa, would eventually revolutionalize the healthcare system and termed it a major step towards welfare state under sublime principles of Riyasat-e-Madinah. Addressing opening ceremony of 262-bed state-of-the-art Peshawar Institute of Cardiology (PIC), he said Sehat Insaf… Continue reading Universal health coverage to revolutionalize healthcare system: PM

PM chairs meeting of federal cabinet

ISLAMABAD, Dec 15 (APP): Prime Minister Imran Khan chaired the meeting of federal cabinet here on Tuesday. The meeting discussed various agenda items relating to development projects and other issues of importance, the PM office said.

PM briefed on regional maritime security during visit to Naval HQs

ISLAMABAD, Dec 14 (APP): Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday was briefed on regional maritime security and the measures taken by Pakistan Navy for the development of maritime sector during his visit to Naval Headquarters, Islamabad. The Prime Minister said the government would continue to provide all possible assistance to the Pakistan Navy and was… Continue reading PM briefed on regional maritime security during visit to Naval HQs

PM prays for early recovery of Maulana Tariq Jamil

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ISLAMABAD, Dec 14 (APP): Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday prayed for the speedy recovery of religious scholar Maulana Tariq Jamil, who was tested positive with COVID-19. The Prime Minister in a tweet said, “Praying for Maulana Tariq Jamil’s speedy and full recovery from Covid-19.” Maulana Tariq Jamil was hospitalized on the advice of doctors.

PM once again reiterates that he will not give an NRO to corrupt leaders

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ISLAMABAD, Dec 13 (APP): Prime Minister Imran Khan Sunday once again categorically reiterated that he would not give an NRO to any opposition leader facing graft cases. In an apparent response to Pakistan Democratic Movement’s (PDM) public meeting in Lahore today, the prime minister tweeted that whatever PDM leadership might have plans to blackmail the… Continue reading PM once again reiterates that he will not give an NRO to corrupt leaders

PM approves Civil Servants (Efficiency and Discipline) Rules, 2020

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ISLAMABAD, Dec 2 (APP): In order to ensure transparent and effective internal accountability of civil servants and bring efficiency in the process of ensuring efficiency and discipline, Prime Minister Imran Khan has approved the Civil Servants, (Efficiency and Discipline) Rules, 2020. Salient features of the Civil Servants (E&D) Rules, 2020, issued by the PM Media… Continue reading PM approves Civil Servants (Efficiency and Discipline) Rules, 2020

Holding public meetings amidst spike in COVID-19 deaths tantamount to playing with people’s lives: PM

ISLAMABAD: December 01 - Prime Minster Imran Khan chairing a meeting of the Federal Cabinet. - APP File Photo

ISLAMABAD, Dec 1 (APP): Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday said that holding public meetings amidst spike in deaths due to COVID-19 in the country was tantamount to playing with the lives of people. “As the number of single-day deaths due to COVID in the country has reached 67 on Monday, the highest so far,… Continue reading Holding public meetings amidst spike in COVID-19 deaths tantamount to playing with people’s lives: PM

PM suggests watching Turkish Sufi drama serial on PTV

ISLAMABAD, Dec 1 (APP): Prime Minister Imran Khan Tuesday recommended watching of Turkish Sufi drama serial ‘Yunus Emre’, which was based upon life of a revered Turkish dervish, and now being shown on Pakistan Television (PTV). On his Twitter handle, the prime minister posted, “I strongly recommend the serial Yunus Emre being shown on PTV… Continue reading PM suggests watching Turkish Sufi drama serial on PTV

PM to launch AirSial airline on Dec 9

SIALKOT, Dec 01 (APP): Prime Minister Imran Khan will launch newly established airline, AirSial, on Dec 9, 2020 at a special ceremony to be held at Sialkot International Airport here. Chairman Sialkot International Airport Limited (SIAL) Mian Naeem Javaid disclosed it on Tuesday while addressing a meeting here. He said Sialkot exporters had established their… Continue reading PM to launch AirSial airline on Dec 9

Pakistan-China ties remain anchor of peace, stability in region and beyond: PM

ISLAMABAD: December 01 - Chinese State Councilor and Minister of Defence, General Wei Fenghe along with a high-level delegation called on Prime Minister Imran Khan. APP

ISLAMABAD, Dec 1 (APP): Prime Minister Imran Khan Tuesday emphasized that Pakistan-China ties remain an anchor for peace and stability in the region and beyond, and that both countries may further deepen strategic communication and coordination to deal with the emerging challenges and threats. He was talking to Chinese State Councilor and Minister of Defence… Continue reading Pakistan-China ties remain anchor of peace, stability in region and beyond: PM

Tourism promotion to help improve economy, reduce poverty: PM

ISLAMABAD, Nov 30 (APP): Prime Minister Imran Khan Monday said Pakistan was gifted with huge tourism potential owing to rich natural resources and promotion of the sector could not only strengthen the national economy but also help in eradication of poverty. Chairing a meeting of the National Coordination Committee on Tourism, the prime minister directed… Continue reading Tourism promotion to help improve economy, reduce poverty: PM

PM approves formation of a NEDP under STPF -2020-25

Abdul Razak Dawood, Advisor to PM called on Prime Minister Imran Khan. APP

ISLAMABAD, Nov 30 (APP): The Adviser to Prime Minister of Pakistan for Commerce and Investment, Abdul Razak Dawood on Monday said that Prime Minister Imran Khan has approved the formation of a National Export Development Board (NEDB) under the Strategic Trade Policy Framework (STPF) 2020-25. The National Export Development Board will hold its meetings monthly… Continue reading PM approves formation of a NEDP under STPF -2020-25

PM directs for special division on border management

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ISLAMABAD, Nov 30 (APP): Prime Minister Imran Khan Monday directed for creation of a special division on border management system under the supervision of an additional secretary of the Ministry of Interior. The prime minister was chairing a high level meeting on further improving and making the border management system more efficient, the PM Office… Continue reading PM directs for special division on border management

PM felicitates Sikh community on Guru Nanak’s 551st birth anniversary

ISLAMABAD, Nov 30 (APP): Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday felicitated the Sikh community on the 551st birth anniversary of Baba Dev Guru Nanak, saying the rights of all religious minorities in the country would be safeguarded. The prime minister, in his video message, assured the Sikh community that the government would fully protect their… Continue reading PM felicitates Sikh community on Guru Nanak’s 551st birth anniversary

PM directs financial assistance for uplift of fishermen

ISLAMABAD, Nov 30 (APP): Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday directed provision of financial assistance to fishermen besides taking steps for their uplift. The prime minister stated this in a meeting with Federal Minister for Maritime Affairs Syed Ali Haider Zaidi, who gave an update on the overall situation of ports in the country. The… Continue reading PM directs financial assistance for uplift of fishermen

UK-based company discuss with PM proposals on aviation services

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ISLAMABAD, Nov 30 (APP): Phillip Joeining, Executive Chairman of John Menzies called on Prime Minister Imran Khan here on Monday and discussed various proposals regarding promotion of linkages between aviation, airport services and tourism. The prime minister appreciated thee interest shown by international firms for establishment of tourism services in Pakistan. Prime Minister Imran Khan… Continue reading UK-based company discuss with PM proposals on aviation services

PM firm to recover looted money sent abroad

ISLAMABAD: November 30 - Dr. Shahid Kardar, renowned economist called on Prime Minister Imran Khan. APP

ISLAMABAD, Nov 30 (APP): Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday said recovery of the looted money illegally transferred abroad was the top priority of the government. The Prime Minister expressed these views in a meeting with economist Dr Shahid Kardar. Federal Minister Hammad Azhar, Adviser on Finance Dr Abdul Hafeez Sheikh and Special Assistant Dr… Continue reading PM firm to recover looted money sent abroad

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