Day: December 2, 2022

Yucheng Deyuan Charcoal Carving, an Intangible Cultural Heritage of Shandong Province

YUCHENG, China, Dec. 2, 2022 /Xinhua-AsiaNet/– Yucheng, named after Yu the Great who succeeded in flood taming, is the birthplace of Chinese farming civilization and one of China’s 100 millennia-old ancient counties. Steeped in history, the four-thousand-plus-year old city of Yucheng is home to countless local myths and tales of Yu the Great’s taming of […]

The federal government is committed to the development of Balochistan, Federal Minister for Planning, all projects will be completed on priority basis, Ahsan Iqbal 

Islamabad, December 02, 2022 (PPI-OT):Federal Minister for Planning and Development and Special Initiatives Professor Ahsan Iqbal has said that the federal government is taking vigorous steps for the development of Balochistan and all development projects will be completed on a priority basis. The federal minister expressed these views while presiding over a meeting with a 5-member delegation from Balochistan headed by the Minister of Health, Balochistan on Friday. Minister of Food Balochistan and Chief Secretary Balochistan also participated in the meeting. On this occasion, Federal Minister Ahsan Iqbal highlighted the recent steps taken by the federal government for the development

Federal Minister for Planning and Development Professor Ahsan Iqbal presided over a meeting regarding establishing a teacher institute in Islamabad 

Islamabad, December 02, 2022 (PPI-OT):To transform Pakistan into a knowledge-based economy, the education system has to be completely changed: The Federal Minister is establishing the most modern institution in Islamabad, which will be a model for the provinces: The Federal Minister has changed the curriculum of the teachers. It is necessary to harmonize the training system: The federal minister should train the teacher to highlight the creative and cooperative working abilities of the students: The federal minister has revolutionized every department in the last 50 years, but the teaching process has not changed: Federal Minister Teacher training should be reformed

KSA extends term for a $3 billion deposit in the State Bank of Pakistan through SFD in support of the Pakistani economy 

Karachi, December 02, 2022 (PPI-OT):In implementation of the directives of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud - may Allah protect him; the Saudi Fund for Development (SFD) extended the term for the deposit provided by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in the amount of 3 billion dollars to the State Bank of Pakistan. The extension of the term of the deposit is a continuation of the support provided by the government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, as the deposit aimed to shore up the foreign currency

Conference on Role of Banking Sector in Business and Economic Growth of Pakistan 

Karachi, December 02, 2022 (PPI-OT):National Institute of Banking and Finance (NIBAF) in collaboration with the Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of Pakistan (ICMA Pakistan) conducted a conference on “Role of the Banking Sector in Business and Economic Growth of Pakistan” on December 2nd, 2022 at Marriott Hotel, Karachi. This full day event focused on the emerging challenges, opportunities and modes of innovation for banking sector in Pakistan. The event featured keynote addresses and high level policy deliberations for the way forward in Banking and digital financial services spectrum. The panelists, speakers and attendees included key industry market movers, academicians,

Senate Chairman Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani on Thursday vowed to make extraneous efforts for building stronger and sustainable ties with Qatar

Islamabad, December 02, 2022 (PPI-OT):He was talking to a delegation of Qatar led by member of the Qatar’s Royal Family Sheikh Falah Bin Jassim. Balochistan Chief Minister Abdul Quddus Bizenjo was also present during the meeting held in Balochistan House, Islamabad. The matters of mutual interest and ways to enhance bilateral relations between the two countries came under discussion. Sanjrani said there were immense investment opportunities in Pakistan which could be exploited to create a successful business environment. He said the development and prosperity of Balochistan were the first priority of the government and all necessary steps were being taken

CM Pervez Elahi’s Punjab Government Has Taken Revolutionary Steps in 100 Days

Lahore, December 02, 2022 (PPI-OT):On the instructions of Chief Minister Punjab Chaudhry Pervez Elahi, a high-level meeting was held at the Chief Minister Secretariat under the chairmanship of Chairman Grievance Cell Zubair Ahmed Khan. Director Grievance Cell Athar Ali Khan and other officers including District Chairman Grievance Cell also participated in the meeting. Chairman Grievance Cell Zubair Ahmed Khan while speaking said that according to the vision of Chief Minister of Punjab, immediate relief should be given to the people at the lowest level. The complaints received in the complaint cell are being resolved promptly with the help of the

Pak-Thailand bilateral ties moving in upward trajectory: Shazia Marri 

Islamabad, December 02, 2022 (PPI-OT):Minister for Poverty Alleviation and Chairperson Benazir Income Support Programme Shazia Marri says bilateral relation between Pakistan and Thailand are moving in upward trajectory. She said this in her speech during a ceremony held in connection with 95th National Day of the Kingdom of Thailand in Islamabad on Friday. She highlighted the cultural and historical similarities of both counties and emphasised that like Thailand Pakistan also supports and promotes multilateralism and regional cooperation. 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:

Next general elections to be held on time in 2023: Marriyum 

Islamabad, December 02, 2022 (PPI-OT):Minister for Information and Broadcasting Marriyum Aurangzeb has categorically said that next general elections will be held on time in October next year. She said this on Friday while answering PTI Chief Imran Khan's statement. 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: