Tag Archives: Embassy of the United States of America

American Embassy congratulates International Medal of Art Winner Imran Qureshi

Islamabad, January 17, 2017 (PPI-OT):The American Embassy in Islamabad congratulates Lahore-based artist Imran Qureshi, winner of the 2017 International Medal of Arts. Mr. Qureshi, along with contemporary artists Nick Cave, Jenny Holzer, and Wolf Kahn, …

American Hip-Hop Group Mahogany Jones performs and shares message about Women’s Empowerment

Islamabad, December 15, 2016 (PPI-OT):American musician Mahogany Jones and her band introduced hip hop to an excited audience at Aiwan-e-Quaid hall Sunday evening. The group’s performance, sponsored by the American Embassy, emphasized the importance of …

United States to provide $81 million for construction of Stage 1 of Kurram Tangi Dam Project

Islamabad, December 14, 2016 (PPI-OT):The United States signed an agreement to provide over 8.5 billion rupees to the Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) for the construction of the Kaitu Weir project in North Waziristan …

American Ambassador Hale celebrates Global Entrepreneurship Week

Islamabad, November 17, 2016 (PPI-OT):American Ambassador David Hale hosted a reception for members of Pakistan’s entrepreneurship community to celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW). He was joined by guest of honour Minister of Information Technology and …

Exchange Alumni Call for Coherent Efforts to Mitigate Effects of Climate Change in South, East and Central Asian Nations

Islamabad, November 14, 2016 (PPI-OT):On Saturday, the Pakistan-U.S. Alumni Network (PUAN) launched a three-day international climate change conference “Changing Minds for Climate Change” in Islamabad. More than 250 alumni of U.S. government-sponsored exchange programs from …

Lincoln Reading Lounge opens at the National Library of Pakistan

Islamabad, October 25, 2016 (PPI-OT):Ambassador David Hale and Dr. Tariq Fazal Chaudhry, Minister of State for Capital Administration and Development Division (CADD), inaugurated the newly renovated Lincoln Reading Lounge (LRL) at the National Library of …

USAID Celebrates Pakistan’s Teachers on World Teachers’ Day

Islamabad, October 07, 2016 (PPI-OT): Today, the United States, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is celebrating World Teachers’ Day. In Pakistan, the day is known as ‘Salam Teachers’ Day’, which fosters …

American Ambassador David Hale meets with Pakistani “Let Girls Learn Ambassadors”

Islamabad, September 28, 2016 (PPI-OT):American Ambassador David Hale welcomed back from the United States Pakistan’s Let Girls Learn Ambassadors Summayka Qadir and Deepa Kumari who represented their country in New York City during United Nations …

United States Embassy and The Indus Entrepreneurs congratulate StartUp Cup Finalists

Islamabad, September 06, 2016 (PPI-OT):Today the U.S. Embassy in Islamabad and The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE) Islamabad Chapter concluded the 2016 Pakistan StartUp Cup, a nationwide business model competition. Over the past six months, more than …

American Ambassador urges public and private sector representatives to Foster Women’s Entrepreneurship

Islamabad, August 31, 2016 (PPI-OT):American Ambassador David Hale encouraged public and private sector representatives to continue their efforts to support women’s entrepreneurship in Pakistan during a workshop in Islamabad today. Ambassador Hale’s remarks occurred during …