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Experts call for expanding CPEC to Central Asia, Middle East

Experts call for expanding CPEC to Central Asia, Middle East

ISLAMABAD, MAR 18 (DNA) – There is an emergence of the multi polar and multi-power world, where Pakistan should diversify its relations instead relying too much on a single economic partner.Pakistan should open its doors and needs to work on expanding the CPEC to Central Asia, Middle East and the world in order to reap the maximum economic dividends, which in turn would help achieve strategic stability in the region.

NA speaker calls for following footsteps of Hakim Saeed, Edhi

NA speaker calls for following footsteps of Hakim Saeed, Edhi

ISLAMABAD, MAR 18 (DNA) -: The Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser has said that Hakeem Muhammad Saeed Shaheed and Abdul Sattar Edhi are the real characters whose services have made their names unforgettable in the annals of history.“Man remained alive forever because of his services to humanity and noble deeds. We must not get defeated by failures but these failures should be considered the stepping stone towards the destination of success” he added.

FM Qureshi reaches China on three-day visit

FM Qureshi reaches China on three-day visit

ISLAMABAD, MAR 18 (DNA) – Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi reached China on a three-day visit on Monday.The foreign minister will attend the first Pakistan-China Foreign Ministers’ Strategic Dialogue during his visit.Chinese envoy Mr. Yao Jing, Ambassador to China Masood Khalid and other embassy officials welcomed FM Qureshi upon his arrival.A Foreign Office (FO) statement said both sides will hold comprehensive discussions on the entire range of bilateral relations, including China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and also discuss regional situation and cooperation at multilateral forums.

Uzbekistan’s foreign trade turnover makes up US$6.39 billion in January-February

Uzbekistan’s foreign trade turnover makes up US$6.39 billion in January-February

Tashkent, Uzbekistan (DNA) — In January-February 2019, Uzbekistan carried out trade relations with more than 140 countries of the world. In particular, the foreign trade turnover of Uzbekistan in January-February 2019 reached US$6.39 billion and grew by US$1.29 billion, or 25.4% more than the corresponding period of last year.

Sixth death anniversary of MM Alam being observed

Sixth death anniversary of MM Alam being observed

LAHORE (DNA) – The sixth death anniversary of the 1965 war hero Muhammad Mahmood Alam, popularly known as MM Alam, is being observed on Monday.Alam was the eldest son of 11 siblings who was born in Calcutta on July 6 1935. He was brought up in Bengal, India but after Indo-Pak separation in 1947 his family migrated to the then called East Pakistan, now Bangladesh. Alam was granted  commission in PAF (then RPAF) on October 2 1953.

Pakistan has not put Somalia in negative list: sources

Pakistan has not put Somalia in negative list: sources

ISLAMABAD, MAR 18 (DNA)-. The sources in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Pakistan have dispelled the impression given in a  section of the press that Somalia has been put in the negative visa list.It may be mentioned here that according to some websites, it was reported that according to new visa policy, Pakistan along with India has also put Somalia in the negative list.Sources say the news is correct only in the case of India while for Somalia no such decision has been taken.

Pakistan’s envoy Raja Ali Ejaz presents credentials to Saudi king

Pakistan’s envoy Raja Ali Ejaz presents credentials to Saudi king

ISLAMABAD: MAR 17 (DNA) – Pakistan’s newly-appointed ambassador to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Raja Ali Ejaz on Sunday presented his credentials to King Salman bin Abdul Aziz in a ceremony held at Al -Yamamah Palace in Riyadh.The Custodian of two Holy Mosques welcomed the ambassador to the Kingdom. He wished him success and hoped that he will play a leading role to further enhance the relations between the Kingdom and Pakistan, said a statement issued by the Pakistan Embassy in the Saudi capital.