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Pakistan High Commissioner to Canada holds telephonic conversation with victim of knife attack

Islamabad, June 26, 2021 (PPI-OT):Pakistan’s High Commissioner to Canada, Raza Bashir Tarar has held a telephonic conversation with Muhammad Kashif, the victim of knife attack in Saskatoon. According to Pakistan High Commission in Toronto, the High Commissioner conveyed him good…

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Fawad reaffirms Pakistan’s commitment to continue to facilitate Afghan peace process

Islamabad, June 26, 2021 (PPI-OT):Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhry Fawad Hussain has reaffirmed Pakistan’s commitment to continue to facilitate the Afghan peace process. In a video message on Saturday, he said we desire peace in Afghanistan as it is…

General

FBR issues clarification on FMCG/Flour Mills again

Islamabad, June 26, 2021 (PPI-OT):Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has once again clarified that the table prescribing tax rates for minimum tax on turnover basis has been substituted in the Finance Bill-2021 to provide relief to retailers of Fast Moving…

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Pakistan is not in danger of falling back to FATF blacklist: Azhar

Islamabad, June 26, 2021 (PPI-OT):Minister for Power Division Hammad Azhar has said that Pakistan is not in danger of falling back to the blacklist of Financial Action Task Force (FATF). He was addressing a presser along with Director General National…

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Government sets 5.8 trillion rupees revenue targets for next fiscal year: Tarin

Islamabad, June 26, 2021 (PPI-OT):Minister for Finance Shaukat Tarin has said the government has set 5.8 trillion revenue targets for coming year 2021-22, which is a sign of the government’s aggressive economic policy. Talking on the fiscal policies in senate…

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Pakistan, Germany pledge to further expand defense and security cooperation at all levels

Islamabad, June 26, 2021 (PPI-OT):Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa says Pakistan Army would like to expand bilateral defense cooperation to benefit from German expertise in training and technological advancements. The Army Chief expressed these views during an…

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International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking being observed today

Islamabad, June 26, 2021 (PPI-OT):International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking is being observed today (Saturday). The theme of the day is “Share Facts on Drugs, Save Lives”. Observance of the day aimed to raise awareness to fight against…

General

President calls for effective measures to curb drug usage and its illicit trafficking

Islamabad, June 26, 2021 (PPI-OT):In his message on International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking, President Dr. Arif Alvi said effective measures to curb drug use and its illicit trafficking are a top priority of the government of Pakistan….

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Pakistan will do everything for political settlement of Afghan conflict: Prime Minister

Islamabad, June 26, 2021 (PPI-OT):Prime Minister Imran Khan says Pakistan will do everything to promote a political settlement of the long-running conflict in Afghanistan, except the use of military action. In an interview with New York Times, Imran Khan said…