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Press Statement on Diesel Supply in Country

Islamabad, May 11, 2020 (PPI-OT): Spokesperson for Petroleum Division negates the speculation over severe diesel supply in country amid wheat harvesting season in the most of areas of the country. Spokesperson says that presently, country has an ample HSD stocks

Ambassador of Germany accompanied by French Ambassador and Economic Counsellor called on Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh –

Islamabad, May 11, 2020 (PPI-OT): Mr. Bernhard Stephan Schlagheck, Ambassador of Germany accompanied by French Ambassador Dr. Marc Barety and Economic Counsellor, Mrs. Anais Boitiere, called on the Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue Dr. Abdul Hafeez

MOHR took several initiatives to protect rights of transgenders

Islamabad, May 11, 2020 (PPI-OT): Ministry of Human Rights took several initiatives to protect rights of transgenders in Pakistan. These initiatives include Transgender Act and formulation of its rules through national consultation. A national committee has been established for implementation

First special PIA flight for stranded Pakistanis in the US

Islamabad, May 11, 2020 (PPI-OT): A special charter flight arranged by the Government of Pakistan in collaboration with the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) for repatriation of stranded Pakistanis left with around 200 passengers today from Dulles International Airport (IAD), Washington

Punjab develops app to indicate bed occupancy and ventilator availability

Islamabad, May 09, 2020 (PPI-OT): The National Command and Operations Center (NCOC) was told on Saturday that an application had been developed to indicate bed occupancy and availability of ventilators in each and every hospital of the Punjab. The application

Universal Service Fund awards contract worth Rs 588 million to Telenor Pakistan for providing hi-speed Broadband in Sanghar

Islamabad, May 07, 2020 (PPI-OT): The Universal Service Fund (USF) has awarded contract worth PKR 588 Million to Telenor Pakistan for providing hi-speed broadband in Sanghar Lot (Sindh). Federal Minister IT and Telecom, Syed Amin ul Haque inaugurated the Next

Secured Transactions Registry inaugurated by Advisor to Prime Minister on Finance

Islamabad, May 07, 2020 (PPI-OT): Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh, Advisor to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue, formally launched the Secured Transactions Registry (STR) today. The STR, established under the Financial Institutions (Secured Transactions) Act, 2016,for registration of security

Meeting of National Command and Operations Center held

Islamabad, May 07, 2020 (PPI-OT): A meeting of the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC) was held on Thursday to evaluate the hospitals’ preparedness regarding the handling of the Coronavirus positive patients across the country. Led by Special Assistant to

Government of Pakistan will be operating special charter flights for repatriation of stranded Pakistanis from United States

Islamabad, May 07, 2020 (PPI-OT): The Government of Pakistan will be operating special charter flights for repatriation of stranded Pakistanis from the United States in collaboration with the national flag carrier Pakistan International Airlines (PIA). Initially two special flights will

Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh chaired meeting to deliberate on the contours of financial assistance package for Small and Medium Enterprises in the wake of Corona Virus pandemic

Islamabad, May 07, 2020 (PPI-OT): Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh chaired a meeting here at the Finance Division to deliberate on the contours of a financial assistance package for the Small and