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Pakistan Day reception in Istanbul highlights strong Pakistan-Turkey relations

Consul General Istanbul and other guests cutting a cake to mark Pakistan Day in Istanbul

Pakistan’s Consul General, Dr. Yusuf Junaid, highlighted greater collaboration between Pakistan and Turkey, which is expected to lead to a comprehensive Free Trade Agreement ISTANBUL (Turkey) – Pakistan Day reception was hosted by Pakistan’s Consul General, Dr. Yusuf Junaid, in Istanbul in which guests highlighted growing relations and cooperation between the two brotherly countries, Pakistan and Turkey. A large number of distinguished guests participated in the reception as ... Read More »

Pakistan and Turkey share judicial experience to improve the system

Group photo of Pakistan delegation at Turkish Judicial Academy

A high-level delegation comprising members of high judiciary from Pakistan is visiting Turkey at the invitation of the Justice Academy of Turkey ANKARA (Turkey) – Judicial experts of Pakistan and Turkey, held a meeting in Ankara, to share each other’s experiences and improve the judicial system by collaboration in the field of judicial training. A high- level delegation comprising members of high judiciary from Pakistan is visiting Turkey ... Read More »

Rich Pakistani culture showcased at Cultural Celebrations in Ankara

Rich Pakistani culture showcased by students at Cultural Celebrations in Ankara

Pakistan’s Ambassador to Turkey Sohail Mahmood congratulated the students on organizing ‘Pakistan Day’ celebrations included folk dances, medley and display of truck art ANKARA (Turkey) – Pakistani students of Middle East Technical University (METU) organized culture festival celebrations and showcased rich Pakistani culture through an array of performances. The “Pakistan Day” celebrations included folk dances, a medley of Pakistani pop ... Read More »

Turkey pays tribute to Muslim scholar and Pakistan’s national poet Iqbal

Dr. Halil Toker speaking at Iqbal Day event

It is great honour for the association to commemorate the great Muslim philosopher in Turkey, said Ms. Ulay Hancioglu, Chairperson of Turkey-Pakistan Women Friendship Association ISTANBUL (Turkey) – National poet of Pakistan and great Muslim philosopher of the twentieth century Dr. Allama Muhammad Iqbal was commemorated in Istanbul at a literary event.  Istanbul branch of Turkey-Pakistan Women Friendship Association and the Consulate ... Read More »

Pakistan Women entrepreneurs to attend international Expo in Turkey

Pakistan Women entrepreneurs to attend international Expo in Turkey

Pakistan women entrepreneurs delegation aim to gain valuable insights into Turkey’s beauty industry as well as their market to introduce Pakistani products ISLAMABAD – A 13-member delegation of women entrepreneurs led by Samina Fazil, founder President, founder president Islamabad Women’s Chamber of Commerce and Industry (IWCCI) left for Turkey to participate in an international expo, explore opportunities and connect local businesses ... Read More »

Turkish Airlines passengers number exceeds to 9 million

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According to a statement by Turkish Airlines, its passenger number increased by 11.2 percent and reached 9.2 million passengers in January and February. According to traffic data of the company for January and February, the increase in passenger number was 12.6 per cent for domestic flights and 10.2 per cent for international flights. Seat occupancy rate was 73.3 per cent, ... Read More »

28 killed in massive explosion in Ankara

28 killed in massive explosion in Ankara

ANKARA (Turkey) – At least twenty eight people died and 61 other were injured in a large explosion in the Turkish capital on Wednesday, an explosion hit military vehicles. The explosion hit three military vehicles and a private vehicle in central Ankara, near Turkish parliament buildings, the vehicles were stopped for a traffic light at the time, the military said. ... Read More »

At least 30 dead as migrant boat sinks off Turkey

At least 30 dead as migrant boat sinks off Turkey

Several babies and children drowned on Saturday when a boat struck rocks and capsized en route to the Greek island ANKARA (Turkey) – At least 30 people, including five children, drowned off Turkey’s western coast Saturday, Their boat was heading for Lesbos, one of the main Greek islands located just a few kilometers off Turkey’s Aegean coastline. Among the casualties ... Read More »

Pakistan to promote Urdu language and literature in Turkey

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ANKARA – Pakistan Government would take further steps to promote the study and research of Urdu language and literature in Turkey, state Pakistan’s Ambassador to Turkey Sohail Mahmood during his visit to the Department of Urdu at Ankara University today. During the visit, Ambassador Sohail Mahmood handed over more than 100 books to the Chairperson of Urdu Department, Prof. Dr. ... Read More »

Heart of Asia Conf. delegates call for unified approach against terrorism

Heart of Asia Conf. delegates call for unified approach against terrorism

Conference stress enhanced cooperation for countering security threats and promoting connectivity in the Heart of Asia region ISLAMABAD – Dignitaries from Afghanistan, India, China, Turkey, Iran and other Asian countries called for enhanced cooperation for countering security threats and promoting connectivity in the Asian region at the Heart of Asia conference. The ‘Heart of Asia’ summit is jointly hosted by ... Read More »

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