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 in Pakistan, representatives from MasterCard …

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 another year (April 2018 – …

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 Islamabad, Ambassador Wells met with …

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 (USAID) Acting Deputy Mission Director …

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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) […]