Daily Archives: January 9, 2021

40 people died of Coronavirus in country during last 24 hours

Islamabad, January 09, 2021 (PPI-OT): 2007 new cases of Covid-19 surfaced in the country after the tests of 40,898 people carried out over the last twenty four hours. According to the latest statistics, 40 more people died of the virus

Funeral prayer of shuhada of Mach incident offered in Quetta

Islamabad, January 09, 2021 (PPI-OT): Funeral prayer of the shuhada of Mach incident offered at Hazara graveyard in Quetta a short while ago. Deputy Speaker National Assembly Qasim Khan Suri, Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Overseas Pakistanis Zulfiqar Abbas

Pakistan, Korea agree for further talks on proposed FTA to promote free trade

Islamabad, January 09, 2021 (PPI-OT): Pakistan and Korea have agreed to hold further negotiations on proposed Free Trade Agreement for increasing bilateral trade and promote free trade between the two countries. An official of the Ministry of Commerce told APP

Federal government will extend full cooperation for development of Gilgit-Baltistan: Asad

Islamabad, January 09, 2021 (PPI-OT): Minister for Planning and Development, Asad Umar says Federal Government will extend full cooperation to the Gilgit Baltistan Government for development of the region. Talking to Chief Minister Gilgit Baltistan Muhammad Khalid Khursheed in Islamabad,

Access to quality healthcare is basic right of every citizen: Prime Minister

Islamabad, January 09, 2021 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that government would extend all possible cooperation to the private sector for establishing hospitals in the country’s far flung areas. Chairing a briefing in Islamabad regarding Universal Health Coverage

Pakistan improves position on WB Ease of Doing Business Index

Pakistan has improved its position on World Bank Ease of Doing Business Index for the second consecutive year. This has been stated in the annual report issued by Security and Exchange Commission of Pakistan in Islamabad. As per World Bank’s

Upgradation process of all bus stands initiated throughout province: Jahanzeb

Punjab Transport Minister Jahanzeb Khan Khichi has said that a decision has been taken to upgrade all bus stands at district level. In a statement, he said that the upgradation process of all bus stands has been initiated throughout the

Information Minister launches ‘Academy of Media Excellence’ at PBA, Islamabad

Information Minister Shibli Faraz launched the ‘Academy of Media Excellence’ at Pakistan Broadcasting Academy in Islamabad this evening. Addressing the event, the Information Minister said the Academy of Excellence will be helpful in introducing new talent in the country. He