Tag Archives: Embassy of the United States of America

American Embassy and PTA Jointly Hold Seminar on financial inclusion and e-commerce

Islamabad, May 08, 2018 (PPI-OT): The U.S. Embassy Islamabad, in conjunction with the Pakistan Telecommunications Authority (PTA), hosted a day-long seminar on financial inclusion and e-commerce. In addition to a panel discussion on financial inclusion …

Partnership between U.S. Embassy Islamabad and the University of Azad Jammu and Kashmir renewedfor another year

Muzaffarabad, April 20, 2018 (PPI-OT): The U.S. Embassy Islamabad and the University of Azad Jammu and Kashmir (UAJK) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) renewing their partnership overseeing the Lincoln Corner in Muzaffarabad (LCM) for …

Senior United States Official from the Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs Ambassador Alice Wells visits Pakistan

Islamabad, April 03, 2018 (PPI-OT): The U.S. Department of State’s Senior Bureau Official for the Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs Ambassador Alice Wells visited Islamabad and Karachi March 28 – April 3. In …

USAID Creates Pathways to Success for Young Women

Islamabad, January 23, 2018 (PPI-OT):The U.S. Government demonstrated its commitment to increasing opportunities for Pakistani women during a panel discussion focused on education, economic participation, and gender equality. The United States Agency for International Development …

American Embassy congratulates International Medal of Art Winner Imran Qureshi

Islamabad, January 17, 2017 (PPI-OT):The American Embassy in Islamabad congratulates Lahore-based artist Imran Qureshi, winner of the 2017 International Medal of Arts. Mr. Qureshi, along with contemporary artists Nick Cave, Jenny Holzer, and Wolf Kahn, …

American Hip-Hop Group Mahogany Jones performs and shares message about Women’s Empowerment

Islamabad, December 15, 2016 (PPI-OT):American musician Mahogany Jones and her band introduced hip hop to an excited audience at Aiwan-e-Quaid hall Sunday evening. The group’s performance, sponsored by the American Embassy, emphasized the importance of …

United States to provide $81 million for construction of Stage 1 of Kurram Tangi Dam Project

Islamabad, December 14, 2016 (PPI-OT):The United States signed an agreement to provide over 8.5 billion rupees to the Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) for the construction of the Kaitu Weir project in North Waziristan …

American Ambassador Hale celebrates Global Entrepreneurship Week

Islamabad, November 17, 2016 (PPI-OT):American Ambassador David Hale hosted a reception for members of Pakistan’s entrepreneurship community to celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW). He was joined by guest of honour Minister of Information Technology and …

Exchange Alumni Call for Coherent Efforts to Mitigate Effects of Climate Change in South, East and Central Asian Nations

Islamabad, November 14, 2016 (PPI-OT):On Saturday, the Pakistan-U.S. Alumni Network (PUAN) launched a three-day international climate change conference “Changing Minds for Climate Change” in Islamabad. More than 250 alumni of U.S. government-sponsored exchange programs from …

Lincoln Reading Lounge opens at the National Library of Pakistan

Islamabad, October 25, 2016 (PPI-OT):Ambassador David Hale and Dr. Tariq Fazal Chaudhry, Minister of State for Capital Administration and Development Division (CADD), inaugurated the newly renovated Lincoln Reading Lounge (LRL) at the National Library of …