ISLAMABAD, Sep 16 (APP):Prime Minister Imran Khan Wednesday while calling the interests of Pakistan and opposition leaders opposed to each other, categorically said the government could make any compromise with the opposition for country and democracy, but never on corruption. “We told them that it is in Pakistan’s interest…(Having witnessed) the way they negotiated (to… Continue reading Every compromise possible with opposition, but not on corruption: PM
ISLAMABAD, Sep 16 (APP):Minister for Information and Broadcasting Shibli Faraz Wednesday said that the business community was the lifeline of country’s economy and current government’s key focus was on facilitating them in promoting trade activities. , he said the contribution of business community in economic progress in unprecedented and unmatched In the past, the business… Continue reading Promotion of business activities, key focus of PTI Govt, says Shilbi
ISLAMABAD, Sep 16 (APP):Minister for Information and Broadcasting Senator Shibli Faraz on Wednesday said that the addition of agricultural component in China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) would help in developing scientific farming increasing crop yield and ensuring food security in the country. Talking to Chinese Ambassador in Pakistan during a farewell meeting here, the minister… Continue reading Addition of agri component in CPEC to help develop scientific farming in country: Shibli
ISLAMABAD, Sep 15 (APP):Federal Minister for Science and Technology Chaudhry Fawad Hussain Tuesday hinted at the return of Nawaz Sharif to the country following the court’s verdict. He was talking to the media after the signing ceremony of Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) and the Capital Development Authority… Continue reading Nawaz may return following court verdict: Chaudhry Fawad
ISLAMABAD, Sep 15 (APP):The Federal Cabinet on Tuesday directed the city managements to step up their efforts for formulating master plans to effectively discourage illegal construction and haphazard expansion in major urban areas across the country. Minister for Information and Broadcasting Shibli Faraz apprised the media about decisions of the Federal Cabinet, which met with… Continue reading Cabinet directs to formulate master plans for major cities to curb illegal construction
LAHORE, Sep 15 (APP):Prime Minister Imran Khan Tuesday said the Ravi River Urban Development Project (RRFUD) would be a reflection of Naya Pakistan, addressing burgeoning issues of the Lahore city like contamination of the Ravi River and fast depletion of underground water, besides stimulating economic activities. Addressing a ground breaking ceremony of Ravi River Urban… Continue reading PM links construction of RRFUD project vital for rejuvenation of Lahore
ISLAMABAD, Sep 14 (APP):Prime Minister Imran Khan Monday stressed upon the need to get the young generations fully acquainted with different aspects of Seerat-e-Nabi of our Holy Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (Peace Be Upon Him) and the teachings of different Sufis. The prime minister was chairing a meeting to review progress on establishment of Al-Qadir University.… Continue reading PM underlines need for awareness about Seerat-e-Nabi in young generations
ISLAMABAD, Sep 14 (APP):Minister for Information and Broadcasting Senator Shibli Faraz on Monday said that the government was working to bring the country’s education sector up to international standards. The information minister said this during a meeting with Chairman of Higher Education Commission( HEC) Tariq Banuri who called on him. The minister said development of… Continue reading Govt working to bring education sector up to international standards: Shibli
ISLAMABAD, Sep 9 (APP):National Assembly Speaker Asad Qaiser Wednesday said the legislation based on research and dialogue was essential to address the challenges presently faced by the country. He expressed these views while addressing the participants of a dialogue on “Partnership for Protecting the Environment” organized by the National Assembly’s Standing Committee on Climate Change.He… Continue reading Legislation based on research, dialogue necessary to address country’s challenges: Asad Qaiser
ISLAMABAD, Sep 9 (APP): Minister for Information and Broadcasting Senator Shibli Faraz on Wednesday said the Kashmiri people are not alone in their just struggle for freedom from the illegal Indian occupation. Speaking at the oath taking ceremony of newly-elected office-bearers of All Kashmir Newspapers Society (AKNS) here, he said the entire Pakistani nation stands… Continue reading Kashmiris not alone in their struggle for freedom: Shibli
ISLAMABAD, Sep 08 (APP):Prime Minister Imran Khan told the Federal Cabinet that the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) had been tasked in collaboration with the provincial governments to make assessment about the flood losses across the country so that a comprehensive relief strategy could be formulated for the victims. Briefing media persons about the cabinet… Continue reading Cabinet tasks NDMA to assess flood losses for devising relief strategy
ISLAMABAD, Sep 7 (APP):The government on Monday announced to reopen educational institutions across the country from September 15 under strict anti-COVID-19 standard operating procedures (SOPs) after registering a significant decrease in the novel coronavirus cases. Minister for Education and Professional Training Shafqat Mahmood formally announced the decision during a televised media briefing along with Special… Continue reading Shafqat announces phase-wise reopening of educational institutions from Sept 15
ISLAMABAD, Sep 07 (APP): Minister for Defence Pervez Khattak Monday said Pakistan considered Saudi Arabia as a confident and trust worthy friend and would like to continue this friendship with same space and momentum. The minister stated this during a meeting with Ambassador of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to Pakistan Nawaf bin Saeed Al-Maliky… Continue reading Pakistan considers Saudi Arabia as a confident, trust worthy friend: Khattak
ISLAMABAD, Sep 7 (APP):Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday stressed the need of better coordination among all the concerned federal and provincial institutions to tackle the challenges of climate change. He expressed these views while presiding over the meeting of National Coordination Committee (NCC) on Floods here. Minister for Information Senator Shibli Faraz, Minister for… Continue reading PM for better coordination among all federal, provincial institutions to tackle challenges of climate change
ISLAMABAD, Sep 7 (APP): Prime Minister’s Special Assistant on Health Dr Faisal Sultan and Punjab Health Minister Dr Yasmin Rashid called on Prime Minister Imran Khan here on Monday. The meeting discussed expansion in Sehat Insaf Card (health card) in Punjab on lines of the similar programme already in place in Khyber Pukhtunkhwa.
ISLAMABAD, Sep 7 (APP): Advisor on Parliamentary Affairs Dr Babar Awan called on Prime Minister Imran Khan here on Monday. Various matters of importance came under discussion.
ISLAMABAD, Sep 03 (APP): National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) on Thursday called for a clear communication strategy for educational institutions before recommencement to drive massive awareness campaigns ensuring public compliance of health guidelines. The meeting chaired by the NCOC National Coordinator reviewed the current process of reopening of education sector. The meeting discussed… Continue reading NCOC calls for clear communication strategy before recommencement of educational institutions
ISLAMABAD, Sep 2 (APP): Senior leaders of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) called on Prime Minister Imran Khan here on Wednesday. During the meeting, National Assembly Speaker Asad Qaiser and Advisor to the PM on Parliamentary Affairs Dr Babar Awan apprised the prime minister of the matters pertaining to the parliamentary proceedings as well as legislation. Foreign… Continue reading Senior PTI leaders call on prime minister
ISLAMABAD, Sep 2 (APP): Director General Strategic Plans Division (SPD) called on Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs here on Wednesday. The DG SPD updated the Foreign Minister about the performance of the division. The Foreign Minister lauded the role played by SPD relating to strategic and tactical domain.
ISLAMABAD, Aug 31 (APP):A delegation of American Business Council Monday called on Prime Minister Imran Khan and presented an additional cheque worth Rs 17 million for PM’s Corona Relief Fund on behalf of the Council. The Council had, earlier, also donated Rs20 million to PM’s Corona Relief Fund. The prime minister, on the occasion, said… Continue reading American Business Council presents Rs17 mln cheque to PM for Corona Relief Fund