Category Archives: PID

Prime Minister Imran Khan’s government pursuing people-centric social agenda: Maleeha

Islamabad, February 15, 2019 (PPI-OT): At the UN, Pakistan said that Prime Minister Imran Khan’s government was taking steps to address poverty and help the underprivileged to gain access to education, employment and health care, says a press release received …

Senate Rejects 53% Cut to Budget for the IT Sector

The Senate has rejected the 53% budget cut for the information technology sector in the country as unreasonable.The Senate Standing Committee on Information Technology urged the government to restore the budget for the sector.The huge budget cut for th…

Pakistan Ranked 7th Worst in Cyber-Security: Report

The entire global community is vulnerable to cyber-attacks. However, some countries are doing better in terms of cybersecurity than others.Unfortunately, Pakistan lags behind in terms of cybersecurity, so much so that it’s included in the bottom 10 acc…

Secretary Information stated that public representatives can certainly play an important role in educating people to reject violence in any form

Islamabad, February 12, 2019 (PPI-OT): A two-day capacity building workshop on “Strategic Communication and Media Engagement in Crisis Situation” for the parliamentarians started at the Pakistan Institute of Parliamentary Services here today. It was second training workshop for the Parliamentarians, …

Prime Minister Imran Khan meets Managing Director of IMF Ms. Christine Lagarde on the sidelines of World Government Summit in Dubai

Islamabad, February 10, 2019 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan had a meeting with Ms. Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on the sidelines of the World Government Summit in Dubai on Sunday 10th February 2019. The …

Zulfi Bukhari initiates Pakistan Banao Certificate Campaign in UK

Islamabad, February 09, 2019 (PPI-OT): Zulfikar Bukhari, Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Overseas Pakistanis and Human Resource Development graced the fundraiser as Chief Guest organized by Warsi Foundation in Bradford, United Kingdom. The Special Assistant was invited by Sayeeda …

British Pakistanis willing to invest in Pakistan: Zulfi Bukhari

Islamabad, February 09, 2019 (PPI-OT): Zulfikar Bukhari, Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Overseas Pakistanis and Human Resource Development was Chief Guest at an event organized by Naz Shah, Member British Parliament, in Bradford, United Kingdom, says a press release …

Workshop on “Conservation of Archival Material” held

Islamabad, February 09, 2019 (PPI-OT): A workshop on “Conservation of Archival Material” is being held in the National Archives of Pakistan (NAP). The basic function of the National Archives of Pakistan (NAP) is to preserve public record of Pakistan and …

Foreign Economic Assistance Estimates Increased to $5.6 Billion

Islamabad, February 08, 2019 (PPI-OT): A section of media has carried a story titled ‘Pakistan cuts loan estimates as $6.5b remains stuck’. The report asserts that the foreign inflows from multilateral and bilateral sources have dropped significantly in recent months …

Transfer of Remains of Late Roohi Bano

Islamabad, February 08, 2019 (PPI-OT): Pakistan’s iconic actor, Ms. Roohi Bano who passed away on 25 January at a hospital in Istanbul was buried at a graveyard in Istanbul as per doctors’ advice, says a press release received from Ankara …