Pakistan urges developed countries to help address challenges oceans face

Pakistan has called on the developed countries to take lead in addressing the challenges facing the world's oceans, seas and marine resources.Speaking at United Nations Ocean Conference in Lisbon, Portugal, permanent representative of Pakistan to the U...

Hamza Shehbaz to continue as chief executive of Punjab: Marriyum

Minister for Information and Broadcasting Marriyum Aurangzeb has expressed the confidence that Punjab Chief Minister Hamza Shehbaz will continue as chief executive of the province after establishing majority in the re-counting of votes in the Punjab As...

COAS calls on Emir of Qatar during official visit

Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa who is on an official visit to Qatar met Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani and Deputy Prime Minister Dr Khalid Bin Mohammed Al Attiyah on Thursday.According to ISPR, matters of

President calls for expeditious FTA signing between Pakistan, Switzerland

President Dr Arif Alvi has expressed the need for the expeditious signing of the mutually agreed upon Free Trade Agreement between Pakistan and Switzerland.Talking to the outgoing Ambassador of Switzerland in Pakistan Bénédict de Cerjat, who paid a far...

Govt taking steps to remove all impediments for further facilitation of investors: PM

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has said Pakistan is open to investment and coalition government is taking steps to remove all impediments for further facilitation of investors.Talking to a delegation of Chinese state owned company NORINCO in Islamabad, ...

Chairman Senate calls for regional collaboration to expedite process of regional growth

Chairman Senate Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani has called for regional collaboration to expedite the process of regional growth and prosperity in trade, energy, agriculture besides other diverse sectors. He was speaking at a Conference of Non-Alligned Moveme...

Responsibility rests with world’s parliaments for sustainable development: President

President Dr. Arif Alvi has said special responsibility rests with the parliaments of the world for sustainable development and fundamental human rights.In his message on International Day of Parliamentarism being observed on Thursday, he said the parl...

Minister for BOI briefs PM about measures taken to increase investment

Minister for Board of Investment Chaudhary Salik Hussain called on Prime Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif in Islamabad today (Thursday) and briefed him in detail about the measures taken to increase investment in the country. Separately, MNA Khalid Hu...