Daily Archives: July 1, 2022

Pakistan and India Exchange Lists of Prisoners

The Government of Pakistan today shared with the Indian High Commission in Islamabad a list of 682 Indian prisoners detained in Pakistan including 49 civilians and 633 fishermen.This step is consistent with clause (i) of the Consular Access Agreement b...

US Keen to Invest in Various Sectors in Pakistan Including Renewable Energy

A US delegation headed by State Department’s Special Representative for Commercial and Business Affairs Dilawar Syed called on Federal Minister for Finance and Revenue Miftah Ismail at Finance Division on Friday.The US delegation showed its interest in...

US, Frontier Corps KP Sign Agreement for Joint Project Worth $4.6 Million

US officials and senior Frontier Corps Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) leadership Friday signed an agreement for the construction of women’s facilities at eight existing FC KP South regional headquarters.The $4.6 million U.S. government-funded project will pro...

MG All Set to Launch Locally Assembled Vehicles in Pakistan

MG Pakistan invited ProPakistani on a formal tour of its production facility in Lahore earlier this week where they gave a thorough tour of their local assembly line.They showed important sections of the facility including the welding section, assembly...

Pakistan Reluctant to Abolish Death Penalty Despite EU’s Pressure

Pakistan has declined to ratify the ‘stringent terms’ of the European Union (EU), including the abrogation of the death penalty, for the extension of the new Generalized Scheme of Preferences Plus (GSP+) status for 2024 on account of “legal and

PM Says July LNG Tender Was Scrapped to Preserve Forex Reserves

Pakistan didn’t go ahead with the July LNG tender of $39.8 per MMBtu in order to preserve its forex reserves.According to Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif, accepting the tender would have finished off the low level of reserves. He made these