Day: January 16, 2023

Elo Partners with FreedomPay to Transform the Digital In-Store Experience

PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 16, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — FreedomPay, the global leader in Next Level Commerce™, and Elo, a leading global provider of interactive solutions and interactive display solutions, announce the integration of Elo’s M60 Pay handheld computer with FreedomPay’s secure commerce technology. Built to accept today’s popular payment and loyalty cards, the M60 Pay has a built-in EMV, […]

Closing ceremony of Islamabad Capital Police Internship program held

Islamabad, January 16, 2023 (PPI-OT):On the special orders of Federal Minister for Interior Rana Sana Ullah Khan, the Islamabad capital police organized a `Youth Internship Program’ to enhance the professional capabilities of young persons and provide them opportunities for better understanding of policing affairs, a police public relations officer said. Following the orders, Inspector General of Police Islamabad Dr. Akbar Nasir Khan organized the program for the first time in Islamabad Capital Police, in which equal opportunities were provided to women and minorities. A closing ceremony of Islamabad capital police internship program was held at Police Lines headquarters. Capital Police

ICCI delegation visit IGP Islamabad office 

Islamabad, January 16, 2023 (PPI-OT):A delegation from Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industries (ICCI) visited the central police office and met with the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Islamabad Dr. Akbar Nasir Khan. The delegation paid tribute to Shaheed head constable Adeel Hussain of Islamabad Capital Police and handed over a check of Rs 5 lakh to IG Islamabad for the deceased family. The delegation highly appreciated the bravery of the officers of the Islamabad Capital Police who saved the city from a major disaster without caring for their lives. SSP (Operations Safe City) Dr. Khurram Rasheed was also present

Election on LB reserved seats to be held within a month to finalize process: Murad Ali Shah 

Karachi, January 16, 2023 (PPI-OT):Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that the conduct of free, fair, and peaceful elections of local bodies in the second phase was the manifestation of his government's commitment to the people of the province and to the democratic process. He also congratulated all the candidates, irrespective of their party affiliation, who have returned in the Local bodies election. He also disclosed that elections on reserved seats would be held within a month to complete the process. This he said while talking to the media at Expo Center where he visited the Iranian

Meeting of the Senate Standing Committee on States and Frontier Regions held here at Old PIPS Hall, Parliament Lodges on Monday with Senator Hilal-ur-Rehman in Chair

Islamabad, January 16, 2023 (PPI-OT):The Senate body discussed the non-implementation of commitments made by Federal Government during 25th Constitutional Amendment for mainstreaming of merged districts of erstwhile FATA. Sohail Khan, DG Sustainable Development Unit (SDU) KPK, apprised the committee that Federal Government made commitment of 1 Trillion rupees for development of erstwhile FATA in 10 years with Rs.100 Billion per annum but Federal Government has only released Rs. 85.5 Billion in last four years and currently there is deficit of Rs.314.5 Billion. He further added that if Federal Government released all the promised funds then it will help only in

CBD Punjab Started Slabbing for Kalma Chowk Underpass Remodeling

Lahore, January 16, 2023 (PPI-OT):Punjab Central Business District Development Authority (PCBDDA) also known as Central Business District (CBD Punjab), has completed the excavation and started slabbing barrels for CBD Punjab Boulevard and Kalma Chowk Underpass Remodeling project. As per the instructions of the CEO of PCBDDA, Mr. Imran Amin, the development pace is at full throttle. Out of 2000 retaining piles 1840 have been completed. CBD Punjab’s technical team has also started construction of a Rainwater Harvesting Tank at Saint Marry Park and the sump pump/water well for the sewerage water disposal station at Centre Point is also near completion.

The Speaker and Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly expressed their condolences on the death of Former Provincial Minister and Senior Political Leader Amanullah Khan Kundi

Islamabad, January 16, 2023 (PPI-OT):Speaker National Assembly Raja Pervaiz Ashraf and Deputy Speaker National Assembly Zahid Ikram Durrani expressed their deep sorrow and grief over the death of former provincial minister and senior political leader Amanullah Khan Kundi, father of former Member National Assembly Dawar Khan Kundi. The Speaker and Deputy Speaker in their separate condolence messages to the former member of the National Assembly Dawar Khan Kundi, while paying tribute to the political and social services of the deceased, said that the country has lost a principled and experienced politician with the death of the late Amanullah Khan Kundi.

SDGs Secretariat of NA Pakistan Launching APCEA Sustainable Development Report 2022 on 17th January 2023 

Islamabad, January 16, 2023 (PPI-OT):SDGs Secretariat, National Assembly of Pakistan in collaboration with the All Pakistan Chinese Enterprises Association (APCEA) is organizing the launch of a report titled “APCEA Sustainable Development Report 2022” on January 17th, 2023 at Pakistan Institute of Parliamentary Services, Islamabad, Pakistan. The report would provide a comprehensive overview of the CPEC projects in Pakistan, while highlighting the contribution of the CPEC in the implementation of the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals Agenda. The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is a significant strategic imperative that has received attention both in Pakistan and around the world. CPEC’s continuing second phase

Promoting education indispensable for the development of the country: NA Speaker Raja Pervez Ashraf 

Islamabad, January 16, 2023 (PPI-OT):Chairman Higher Education Commission Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed called on National Assembly Speaker Raja Pervez Ashraf at Parliament House on Monday. The matter regarding establishment of University in Gujar Khan and initiation of early classes were discussed in the meeting. Speaker National Assembly Raja Pervez Ashraf has said that promoting education is indispensable for the development of the country. He also said there is a need for a political approach for the development of the education and health sector. He said that the youth of Pakistan has been blessed by Allah Almighty with immense abilities. He stressed