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Pakistan Army inducts advanced air defence system

Chinese made LY-80 (LOMADS) Surface to Air missile defence system

LY-80 is a Chinese mobile Air Defence system, capable of tracking and destroying variety of aerial targets at longer ranges Pakistan has inducted an advanced Chinese made LY-80 (LOMADS) Surface to Air missile defence system to secure its airspace from any sort of misadventure, a statement from the ISPR said. Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa was ... Read More »

Pakistani athletes head to Austria for Special Olympics Games 2017

Pakistani athletes head to Austria for Special Olympics Games 2017

Three special athletes from Pakistan all prepared to depart for Austria to participate in the Special Olympics World Winter Games 2017. The Chief Minister’s Special Monitoring Unit (SMU) in Punjab has started an initiative to encourage participation of differently abled youth in globally acknowledged sports events. Chief Minister Punjab Shehbaz Sharif hosted the differently abled athletes of Pakistan’s Special Olympics ... Read More »

LUMS Business School among world’s top 300 business schools

LUMS Business School among world's top 300 business schools

Suleman Dawood School of Business at LUMS has been ranked among the world’s top 300 business schools by a British ranking agency. The Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB) at Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) now stands amongst top 300 business schools of the world according to the latest rankings by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings by Subject ... Read More »

Pakistan Private Investment Initiative invests Rs15.6b in Pakistan’s SME sector

USAID Mission Director Mr. John Groarke, Representative of Pakistan Catalyst Fund Mr. Asad Shafqat and Representative of Abraaj Pakistan Fund Mr. Nayyer Hussein and Mr. Ali Saigol of the Baltoro Growth Fund at the USAID’s Pakistan Private Investment Initiative at a year of progress event.

USAID’s Pakistan Private Investment Initiative is helping local investment firms to support the SME sector to grow and thrive ISLAMABAD – The U.S. government is investing Rs 15.6 billion in Pakistan’s dynamic small and medium-sized business in partnership with three investment funds under the Pakistan Private Investment Initiative (PPII) programme. Pakistan Private Investment Initiative (PPII), a program of the U.S. ... Read More »

Emir of Qatar seeks security cooperation with Pakistan

Emir of Qatar seeks security cooperation with Pakistan

Qatar seeks Pakistan Army’s cooperation in cyber security, defence production Qatar’s Prime Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani has acknowledged Pakistan’s role in developing and strengthening of their armed forces. Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani expressed intend to learn from Pakistan Army’s experience in security domain and sought their assistance strengthening of their ... Read More »

WAPDA awards Rs 180 billion Dasu Hydropower contract to Chinese firm

WAPDA awards Rs 180 billion Dasu Hydropower contract to Chinese firm

Pakistan government awarded Rs180 billion worth of two contracts to a Chinese firm for first stage of the Dasu hydropower project. Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) signed agreement of Rs180 billion worth of two contracts to China Gezhouba Group Company (CGGC) for construction of main civil works in the first stage of the Dasu hydropower project. Dasu Project Director ... Read More »

KP launches Durshal Government Innovation Lab

KP launches Durshal Government Innovation Lab

KP IT Board, Code for Pakistan and World Bank launched the third cycle of the KP Civic Innovation Fellowship Program Khyber Pakhtunkhwa IT Board, Code for Pakistan, and the World Bank Group launched the third cycle of the KP Civic Innovation Fellowship Program today at Durshal Government Innovation Lab in Peshawar. Durshal Government Innovation Lab provides co-working space for young ... Read More »

Kuwait lifts its visa ban on Pakistan after six years

Kuwait lifts its visa ban on Pakistan after six years

The visa ban was applied due to ‘difficult security conditions in the five countries’ in 2011. Pakistanis citizen willing to go Kuwait can now apply for Kuwait’s visa as the country has announced to lift its visa prohibition on Pakistan after six years. This big announcement was made after a meeting held between Pakistan’s Prime Minister Mian Nawaz Sharif and ... Read More »

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