Day: June 8, 2022


Six First Place Winners Selected from Thousands of Global Photo Submissions Surrounding 2022 Theme Revitalization: Collective Action for the Ocean New York, New York, June 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The winners of the ninth annual United Nations World Oceans Day Photo Competition were announced today during the United Nations World Oceans Day (UNWOD) 2022 […]

GLOBALLY RECOGNIZED ROSEN LAW FIRM Encourages Arqit Quantum Inc. f/k/a Centricus Acquisition Corp. Investors with Losses to Secure Counsel Before Important Deadline in Securities Class Action Commenced by the Firm – ARQQ, ARQQW, CENH, CENHU, CENHW

NEW YORK, June 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — WHY: Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, reminds purchasers of the securities of Arqit Quantum Inc. f/k/a Centricus Acquisition Corp. (NASDAQ: ARQQ, ARQQW, CENH, CENHU, CENHW): (i) between September 7, 2021 and April 18, 2022, both dates inclusive (the “Class Period”); and/or (ii) all holders of […]

Secretary Planning Development and Special Initiatives holds meeting with DG, NLC 

Islamabad, June 08, 2022 (PPI-OT):Secretary Ministry of Planning Development and Special Initiatives Syed Zafar Ali Shah on Thursday held a meeting with Director General, National Logistics Cell (NLC), and Major General Yusuf Jamal and discussed overall NLC’s portfolio. The meeting was attended by the officials of NLC and PD and SI. Director General, NLC briefed the Secretary about the operational, administrative and financial matters of the organization with special reference to the accomplished tasks and future development plans of NLC. During the meeting, the DG, NLC informed the Secretary that an additional 150 vehicles have been booked enhancing the fleet

Chairman Senate Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani, exchanging views with Mr Najy Benhassine, Country Director, World Bank for Pakistan in Islamabad

Islamabad, June 08, 2022 (PPI-OT):Chairman Senate Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani on Wednesday expressed hope that the World Bank will continue to support Parliament and the Government of Pakistan in institutional reforms for governance and service delivery. He was talking to World Bank Country Director in Pakistan, Mr Najy Benhassine who called on Chairman Senate in Islamabad. Ongoing schemes and initiatives in the areas of energy, education, and health and development sector were discussed during the meeting. The meeting also discussed various ongoing projects in Pakistan in collaboration with the World Bank. The government is committed to tackling the energy crisis and

Sikh pilgrims from India arrive in Pakistan to attend death anniversary of Guru Arjan Dev Singh 

Islamabad, June 08, 2022 (PPI-OT):One hundred fifty Sikh pilgrims from India arrived at Wagah Border, Lahore on Wednesday, to attend the death anniversary of Guru Arjan Dev Singh. Spokesman of Evacuee Trust Property Board told Radio Pakistan that Senior Officers of and Pardhan of Pakistan Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee welcomed Indian Sikh yatrees. He said that all kinds of immigration and customs formalities are under progress at Wagah and later yatrees will go to Panja Sahib, Hassanabdal to perform their rituals. Sikh yatrees will return to their homeland after completing their 10-day visit to Pakistan. For more information, contact: Ministry of

Government making efforts to ensure production of export quality agricultural products: Prime Minister 

Islamabad, June 08, 2022 (PPI-OT):A delegation of the American Business Council comprising members of Pharma, Food Processing IT, and E-Commerce, Retail, Textiles, Sports and Logistics sectors called on Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif in Islamabad on Wednesday. Speaking on the occasion, he said it is for the first time that the government is calling for the consistency of the policies as the subjects of the national economy and public welfare were above politics. The Prime Minister told the delegation that the government is making efforts to ensure the production of export quality agricultural products. He directed Ministry of Commerce and Investment

Marriyum advises citizens to get themselves registered for subsidy on petrol, diesel 

Islamabad, June 08, 2022 (PPI-OT):Minister for Information and Broadcasting Marriyum Aurangzeb has advised the citizens having monthly income of less than forty thousand rupees to send their Computerized National Identity Card numbers to 786 to get registered for the subsidy on petrol and diesel. In a series of tweets, she said the government is giving an additional two thousand rupees per month to those who were already enrolled in Benazir Income Support Programme to save them from increase in the petroleum products’ prices under the “Subsidized Petrol and Subsidized Diesel Scheme”. For more information, contact: Ministry of Information and Broadcasting

Government determined to present progressive budget: Miftah 

Islamabad, June 08, 2022 (PPI-OT):Finance Minister Miftah Ismail has said that the government is determined to present a progressive budget, with special focus on fiscal consolidation to bring down the budget deficit below five percent of the Gross Domestic Product. Addressing the Pre-Budget Business Conference, he said an effective strategy has been evolved to achieve six percent GDP growth and control inflation. Miftah Ismail said the incumbent government had to take difficult decisions to put the economy on track. He said the PML-N came into power in a difficult situation and it will leave the government in a much better

National Assembly session at Parliament House today 

Islamabad, June 08, 2022 (PPI-OT):The session of the National Assembly will be held at the Parliament House in Islamabad this afternoon. Besides legislative business, the House will take up matters of national and international importance. For more information, contact: Ministry of Information and Broadcasting Government of Pakistan 4th Floor, Cabinet Block, Pak. Secretariat, Islamabad, Pakistan Tel: +92-51-9103557 Email: Website: