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Friday, May 24th, 2019


Chinese Vice President to arrive in Islamabad on Sunday


BEIJING (DNA) – Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan  will arrive in Islamabad on Sunday on a two-day official visit to Pakistan. The Chinese vice president would be visiting Pakistan from May 26 to 28 at the invitation of Prime Minister Imran Khan. Wang Qishan will meet President Arif Alvi and hold talks with Prime Minister Imran Khan and exchange views on deepening bilateral relations and international and regional issues of mutual interests. Pakistan and China will sign MoUs and agreements and inaugurate projects to enhance bilateral cooperation in a broad rangeRead More

Iranian Foreign Minister meets army chief

RAWALPINDI, MAY 24: Foreign Minister of Iran, Javed Zarif, meets Chief of Army Staff, General Qamar Javed Bajwa, at GHQ, on Friday.=DNA PHOTO

RAWALPINDI, MAY 24 (DNA) – Foreign Minister of Iran, Javed Zarif called on General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) at GHQ. During the meeting matters of mutual interest and evolving situation in the region were discussed. COAS General Qamar Javed Bajwa said war is not in anyone’s interest and all sides need to make efforts to keep conflict away from the region. Foreign Minister appreciated Pakistan’s positive role for regional peace and stability.=DNA ===============

Pakistan supports oppressed people of Kashmir, Palestine: Mushahid

ISLAMABAD, MAY 24: Senator Mushahid Hussain, Chairman of Senate Foreign Affairs Committee, speaking on the occasion of Parliamentary Forum, he hosted to highlight atrocities of Palestine, Kashmir and Rohingya.=DNA PHOTO

ISLAMABAD, MAY 24 (DNA) – The Parliamentary Forum on Palestine, Kashmir and Rohingya (PKR) hosted by Senator Mushahid Hussain, Chairman of the Senate Foreign Affairs Committee organized a seminar on Palestine which was addressed by Federal Minister for Human Rights, Dr. Shireen Mazari and Chairman of the Parliamentary Committee on Kashmir, Fakhar Imam as well as Senator Afrasiab Khattak and Senator Farhatullah Babar. The seminar was attended by diplomats as well as parliamentarians, students and civil society activists. In his opening remarks, Senator Mushahid Hussain referred to the vision ofRead More

Uzbek ambassador Furqat Sidikov highlights religious tourism potential of Uzbekistan


ISLAMABAD, MAY 24 (DNA) – Ambassador of Uzbekistan Furqat Sidikov has highlighted the potential of his country in especially religious tourism adding Pakistani people were welcome to visit Uzbekistan and explore Uzbek potential. He made these remarks while speaking during a conference held at the Uzbek embassy. Noted religious figures of Pakistan as well as members of civil society attended the conference. Ambassadors of Central Asia, Azerbaijan, Russia and Belarus also attended the seminar. Ambassador Furqatbek Sidikov highlighted Uzbekistan’s religious tourism potential through documentaries and presentations. He talked about variousRead More

PM Modi will play role in improving relations with Pakistan, assures Ajay Bisaria


ISLAMABAD, MAY 24 (DNA) – Indian High Commissioner to Pakistan Ajay Bisaria on Friday has assured that re-elected Prime Minister (PM) Narendra Modi will play his key role in improving relations with Pakistan. In a statement, the Indian High Commissioner said that both countries need to take solid measures to overcome the hostile relations. He further announced that talks on Kartarpur Corridor will be held on May 27. The statement of the High Commission to Pakistan came after Hindu-nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) won Lok Sabha elections 2019 with maximumRead More

AlHuda CIBE sign MOU with Uzbekistan Lessors Association


DUBAI, MAY 24 (DNA) – Uzbekistan Lessor Association (ULA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with AlHuda Center of Islamic Banking and Economics (CIBE), to implement promote Islamic leasing business in the country with the help of its association members. According to this Memorandum of Understanding both organizations will draw a strategy to promote Islamic leasing business enabling environment and to organize trainings and capacity building programs in the country. The main purpose of the great initiative is to mold the expertise, scholastic ideas and international best practices according toRead More