Category Archives: Ministries

Pakistan strongly condemns terrorist attack carried out in the market in Baghdad

Islamabad, January 18, 2018 (PPI-OT):Pakistan strongly condemns the terrorist attack carried out in the market in Baghdad on 15 January 2018, in which 38 innocent people lost their lives, while more than 100 people were wounded. The government and people

Pakistan expresses condolences over plane crash in Turkey

Islamabad, January 18, 2018 (PPI-OT):The news of a military plane crash in Isparta province of Turkey on 17 January 2018 has been received with grief and sorrow in Pakistan. The Government and people of Pakistan would like to convey their

Record of Press Briefing by Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ Spokesperson

Islamabad, January 18, 2018 (PPI-OT):
Opening Remarks

Bismillah IrRehman NirRahim Assalaam Alaikum

Before coming here to the weekly press briefing, I have just summoned the Indian Deputy High Commissioner, Mr. J.P. Singh and condemned the unprovoked ceasefire violations by the …

Bilateral Policy Consultations between Foreign Secretary and Philippines Deputy Minister held

Islamabad, January 18, 2018 (PPI-OT):The 5th round of the Pakistan-Philippines Bilateral Policy Consultations was held in Islamabad today. Pakistan side was led by Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua, while Mr. Enirque A. Manalo, Undersecretary (Deputy Minister) for Policy, Department of Foreign

FPCCI hails decision of Prime Minister for one-time tax amnesty scheme on offshore assets

Karachi, January 18, 2018 (PPI-OT):Mr. Ghazanfar Bilour President FPCCI welcomed the Prime Minister’s decision of one-time tax amnesty scheme to bring back the offshore wealth of Pakistanis deposited with foreign banks. They have invested in Middle East, Far Eastern countries,

FATA reforms and merger of tribal areas into KP to be completed in phased manner: Prime Minister

Islamabad, January 17, 2018 (PPI-OT):Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi says the government is working on a multipronged strategy to reform the country’s tax structure. Sharing some details at Pakistan Economic Forum in Islamabad on Wednesday, he said the government has

Pakistan to never compromise on national interests: Asif

Islamabad, January 17, 2018 (PPI-OT):Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif has emphatically stated that Pakistan will never make compromise on its national interests. Speaking in the meeting of Senate’s Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs in Islamabad, he said Pakistan desires balance in

Political gathering in Lahore rejected by people: Marriyum

Islamabad, January 17, 2018 (PPI-OT):Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting, Marriyum Aurangzeb has said Senate and general elections will be held on time. Talking to media in Islamabad on Wednesday, she said it would be first time in history

Pak, Saudi Arabia agree to enhance bilateral ties in diverse fields

Islamabad, January 17, 2018 (PPI-OT):Pakistan and Saudi Arabia have agreed to enhance bilateral cooperation in diverse fields. The agreement was reached during the two-day 11th Session of Pakistan-Saudi Arabia Joint Ministerial Commission that concluded in Islamabad on Wednesday. The session

Pakistan welcomes talks between Republic of Korea and Democratic Peoples’ Republic of Korea

Islamabad, January 16, 2018 (PPI-OT):Pakistan welcomes the recent talks held between the Republic of Korea (RoK) and Democratic Peoples’ Republic of Korea (DPRK). Pakistan hopes that this new phase of talks between the two sides would help to ease tensions