April, 2018

 

Pakistani-American women in the United States and discussed the future roadmap

The second panel of the Pakistani American Community & Youth Convention (PAC&YC) 2018 was titled “Role of Women.” The theme for the segment was “When Women Lead: Insights & Experiences from Successful Pakistani American Women.” In the discussion, the panelists highlighted the important role being played by the Pakistani-American women in the United States and discussed the future roadmap to mobilize more women to take lead in their respective roles. Women panelists included representatives of from Chicago, New York, and Pittsburgh as well as representatives from D.C., Maryland and Virginia.Read More


Japanese Cuisine Sushi Demonstration Held at the Embassy of Japan in Islamabad

Islamabad:  The Embassy of Japan in collaboration with the Asian Study Group organized a demonstration of making traditional Japanese cuisine Sushi on Saturday 14th April 2018 at the residence of the Ambassador of Japan H.E. Mr. Takashi Kurai.  A select gathering of Pakistani people were invited at the occasion to see and learn the art of making sushi who later also tried their skills to prepare this world renowned Japanese cuisine. Mr. Katsunori Ashida, Head of Public Affairs of the Embassy of Japan, who himself is expert in making thisRead More


President Hussain emphasized Pakistan and Turkey would strengthen people to people contacts.

  Islamabad: On the occasion of the 71st Anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Turkey and Pakistan, inauguration ceremony of the Photograph Exhibition under the theme of “Journey of Friendship and Brotherhood: A Pictorial Survey of Turkey-Pakistan Relations” was held today with the participation of President Mamnoon Hussain, Ambassador of Turkey İhsan Mustafa Yurdakul and Director of Yunus Emre Turkish Cultural Centre in Lahore Prof. Dr. Halil Toker.      Congratulating Turkish Embassy and Yunus Emre Institute for their efforts to enlighten the new generation about the common heritageRead More


Indonesia wants to promote Cultural,Tourism relation with Pakistan. Iwan Suyudhie Amri Indonesia Ambassador to Pakistan 

Rawalpindi:  Indonesian Ambassador, H.E. Iwan Suyudhie Amri accompanied the Minister of Commerce of Pakistan, H.E. Muhammad Pervaiz Malik to cut the ribbon as the sign of opening the International Rawal Expo 2018 in Rawalpindi, Pakistan. This year, Indonesian Embassy in Islamabad invited directly three reputable Indonesian companies namely PT. Indofood, PT. Wardah Cosmetics, and PT. Multi Estrada along with five Pakistan’s importer including two local travel agents as partner of Indonesian Embassy to promote Indonesian tourism.    The Minister of Commerce accompanied by the President of Rawalpindi Chamber of CommerceRead More


PTCL GROUP REVENUE OF RS.30 BILLION WITH 4% YOY GROWTH IN FIRST QUTER 2018. PTCL TO PLAY ITS DUE ROLE AS A NATIONAL COMPANY, SUPPORTING NATIONAL SPORTS

Islamabad: Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited ( PTCL) the Country leading telecom and ICT Services provider has announced its financial results for the Quarter ended March 31.2018 at its Board of Directors meeting held in Islamabad on April 12.2018 PTCL Groups revenue for Q1 2018 has grown yoy by 4% to Rs.30 Billion as a result of positive contribution by all group companies. After arresting the rate of revenue decline in 2017, PTCL Q1 2018 revenue of Rs. 17.5 billion has registered growth for the first time since Q2 2014 andRead More


America is committed to cultivating small- and medium-sized businesses in Pakistan. David Hale US Ambassador to Pakistan

Islamabad:  American Ambassador David Hale joined the  State minister of Information Technology and Telecom Anusha Rahman in Islamabad today to launch the USAID-supported Challenge Fund. Implemented by USAID’s Small and Medium Enterprise Activity, the Challenge Fund will support the growth of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the hospitality and Information Communications Technology (ICT) sectors.  The Fund will also incentivize the development and diffusion of innovative, scalable business ideas that will benefit both the private sector and consumers. While speaking at the event, American Ambassador David Hale said, “America is committedRead More


ASEAN Committee in Islamabad , ACI meeting was organized by Myanmar Ambassador who currently holds the Chairmanship of ACI

Islamabad: Indonesian Ambassador to Pakistan, Iwan Suyudhie Amri, took part in ASEAN Comiittee in Islamabad (ACI) meeting on April 11, 2018. The meeting was attended by Ambassador of Myanmar, Ambassador of Vietnam, High Commissioner of Malaysia, and Deputy Chief Of Missions of Thailand, the Philippines, and Brunei Darussalam. ACI meeting was organized by Myanmar Ambassador who currently holds the Chairmanship of ACI. In the meeting, Ambassador Iwan Amri shared his view on necessary steps to strengthen public awareness and posture of ASEAN in Pakistan such as the celebration of ASEANRead More


Indonesian Ambassador Meets Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Revenue.

Islamabad: Indonesian Ambassador to Pakistan, Iwan Suyudhie Amri, on Wednesday (11/4) called on Special Assistant to PM on Revenue, Haroon Akhtar Khan, at Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Office in Islamabad. During the meeting, matters of mutual interests came under discussion. Ambassador Iwan Amri mentioned that Indonesian President visit to Pakistan has become momentum to boost bilateral cooperation. The visit was significant to enhance mutual confidence to promote sustainable economic and trade cooperation between Indonesia and Pakistan. Currently Indonesia import kinnow, mangoes, rice from Pakistan. In addition to that, IndonesiaRead More


COMMANDER TURKISH NAVAL FORCES VISITS FIELD COMMANDS OF PAKISTAN NAVY AT LAHORE AND KARACHI.

Karachi: Commander Turkish Naval Forces, Vice Admiral Adnan Ozbal is on an official visit to Pakistan. During the visit, Commander Turkish Naval Forces called on Chief of the Naval staff, Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi at Naval Headquarters Islamabad on 02 Apr 18, where discussions on professional matters and avenues of existing and future naval collaboration were focused. In the second leg of the visit, Vice Admiral Adnan Ozbal met with Naval Field Commands at Lahore and Karachi. During the visit of Lahore, the dignitary met Commandant Pakistan Navy War College,Read More