Daily Archives: February 21, 2019

‘Prince Mohammed bin Salman Award for Saudi-Chinese Cultural Cooperation’ announced

Beijing Saudi Minister of Culture Prince Badr bin Abdullah bin Farhan announced ”Prince Mohammed bin Salman Award for Cultural Cooperation between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the People’s Republic of China” during his visit to King Abdulaziz Library at …

Pakistan lodges a strong protest with India about a Pakistani prisoner beaten to death in Indian jail

Subsequent to media reports regarding the death of a Pakistani prisoner, Mr. Shakir Ullah in Jaipur Jail India, our High Commission sought clarity in this regard from the Indian authorities on 20th February 2019 and have been informed now that …

KP CM directs concerned authorities to make plan for promotion of tourism

Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mahmood Khan has directed the concerned authorities to make a comprehensive plan for the promotion of tourism in the province especially tribal districts.

Presiding over a meeting in Peshawar, he said tourism force will be established …

Govt Decides Against Increasing Metro Bus Service Fares

Punjab government has decided not to increase the fares for the Metro Bus Service. The government not only decided against ending the subsidy for Metro Buses but also released funds for the Orange Line Metro Train Project.

The provincial finance …

Pakistan, Belgium sign MoU to enhance cooperation

Pakistan and Belgium signed a memorandum of understanding to enhance cooperation in business and investment sectors in Brussels today (Thursday).

The historic MOU was signed between Trade Development Authority of Pakistan jointly with trade and investment bodies of three regions …

The Gambia launches Independence Day celebrations

Jeddah On February 18, the Republic of The Gambia launched the celebrations that mark the West African country’s 54th Anniversary of Independence from Britain.

The Gambia, the smallest country within mainland Africa, is almost entirely surrounded by Senegal with the …