Category Archives: Medical/Health Care

UAE Approves a $6.2 Billion Support Package for Pakistan

United Arab Emirates (UAE) has approved a 6.2 billion dollar support package for Pakistan. The move is expected to boost the country’s foreign exchange reserves in the coming months.The contract was signed in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday. Under the agreement, …

CEO Careem Pakistan calls on Zulfikar Bukhari

Chief Executive Officer, Careem Pakistan Junaid Iqbal called on Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Overseas Pakistanis and Human Resource Development Zulfikar Bukhari in Islamabad on Monday.They discussed the ever-growing online market place, facil…

Depleting water resources, increasing population major problems: Amin

Advisor to Prime Minister on Climate Change, Malik Amin Aslam says the depleting water resources and increasing population are two major problems being faced by the country.He expressed these views while inaugurating the first private eco-friendly stea…

Karachi is hub of economic activities: Qaiser

Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser has said Karachi is the hub of economic activities and peace in the city is imperative for the development and prosperity of the country.He was talking to the Members of National Assembly belonging to Sindh provinc…

Second longest-serving Palestinian prisoner in Israel completes 36 years behind bars

Ramallah Maher Abdul Latif Younis, 61, from the town of Arra in northern Israel and the second longest-serving Palestinian resistance prisoner in Israeli jails, completed on Thursday 36 years behind bars, the Palestinian Prisoner Society (PPS) reported…

Khalifa Foundation announces $5m in urgent aid to Syrian refugees in Lebanon

Abu Dhabi The Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation announced emergency aid worth $5 million for Syrian refugees in Lebanon, where they are facing harsh winter conditions.The move follows the directives of UAE President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nah…

Govt wants to expand tax network: Hammad

Minister of State for Revenue, Hammad Azhar has said government wants to expand tax network by introducing business friendly policies.Talking to a private news channel, he said the previous governments could not achieve the tax target due to unfriendly…

Second ‘black box’ of Indonesia’s doomed Lion Air flight found

Jakarta The Jakarta Fleet Command has found the second black box (Cockpit Voice Recorder) from a Lion Air flight which crashed off the coast of Jakarta, Indonesia, on 29 October 2018.All 189 passengers and crew members on board were killed when Flight …

Saudi media minister meets editors-in-chief of local newspapers

Riyadh Saudi Arabia’s Media Minister Turki bin Abdullah Al-Shabanah met the editors-in-chief of Saudi newspapers at the headquarters of Saudi Press Agency (SPA) in Riyadh.During the meeting, they discussed media-related subjects and means to support an…

Health Minister visits Federal General Hospital at Chak Shahzad in Islamabad

Minister for National Health Services Aamer Mehmood Kiani visited Federal General Hospital at Chak Shahzad in Islamabad on Friday.He visited different wards of the hospital including its emergency and reviewed the facilities available to the patients t…