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Corona virus in China: Update on Welfare of Pakistani Community in Wuhan

ISLAMABAD, JAN 25 (DNA) – This Ministry and the Pakistan Embassy in China are actively monitoring the situation of Corona virus outbreak in Wuhan, China. The Embassy in Beijing and other sub-Missions in China are also in touch with the Pakistani community as well as Chinese authorities.Over 500 students and other community members in Wuhan, and in other parts of China, are safe. There is no report of infection in any Pakistani community member thus far. The community has been reassured of full support and requested to follow health protocols issued by the Chinese authorities and stay indoors. The current situation calls for greater patience and perseverance.

Regional seminar on the judicial solution of election disputes held in Ganja

BAKU, – A regional seminar on the judicial solution of election disputes has been held in Ganja by the Central Election Commission.The meeting was attended by members of the Central Election Commission Fuad Javadov, Gabil Orujov, Supreme Court Judge Ilgar Huseynov, Chairman of the Ganja Court of Appeal Tapdig Mahmudov, Judge Teyyub Mukhtarov and chairmen of regional election commissions.The seminar, which was held with the participation of relevant judicial authorities and chairmen of constituencies is aimed at raising awareness of the constituency election commissions on the resolution of complaints on violation of electoral rights, strengthening the effectiveness of the work in this direction and ensuring electoral rights of citizens.

CEC publishes new booklets in connection with elections to Azerbaijani Parliament

BAKU, JAN 25 – The Central Election Commission (CEC) issued several booklets as part of the project to raise awareness of voters in connection with the parliamentary elections scheduled for February 9, 2020.According to the information, instruction booklets are designed for mass media representatives, police officers and observers. Instruction booklets were prepared based on the Election Code of the Republic of Azerbaijan and in accordance with the regulations approved by the CEC.

China lauds PM Imran’s remarks about CPEC

BEIJING, JAN 25 (DNA) – China on Saturday appreciated Prime Minister Imran Khan’s remarks about China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and said it was ready to work with Pakistan to continue to promote high-quality development of the Corridor and bring more benefits to the two people.The Chinese side has taken note of Prime Minister Khan’s remarks and appreciates that,” said a Chinese foreign ministry’s statement referring to Prime Minister Imran Khan’s recent interview in which he said, “Pakistan is grateful to China as they helped us in difficult time by making investments.

Azerbaijani carpets to be exhibited at UNESCO’s Headquarters

An exhibition “Undiscovered: New motives in Azerbaijan carpetry” will open at UNESCO’s Headquarters in Paris on January 29.The exhibition will reflect different aspects of Azerbaijan’s tapestry history, focusing mainly on the historical and cultural heritage of the carpets produced by the Sheki Carpet School.The event is co-organized by Heydar Aliyev Foundation, the Embassy of Azerbaijan in France.During the opening ceremony, a documentary video will tell the story of the exhibition project and of the city of Sheki.The project will also reflect the motifs of the famous Chaki Khans Palace, built in the 18th century, which represents the masterpiece of Qajar-style architecture.

Organizations seeking to hold exit poll appeal to CEC

BAKU, JAN 24 – According to the legislation, organizations wishing to hold an Exit Poll should apply to the Central Election Commission (CEC) 20 days prior to the voting day,” Deputy Chairman of the Central Election Commission Rovzat Gasimov told.Gasimov said that appeals had already been submitted to the CEC. “The CEC is currently working on it. The information on organizations that submitted their documents to the CEC will be presented to the media in the coming days,” he added.

5 522 state, private and family preschool education institutions are established during the year

TASHKENT, JAN 24 – As previously reported, the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev addresses the Senate and the Legislative Chamber of the Oliy Majlis.
Tashkent’s International Congress Hall brought together members of the Senate of the Oliy Majlis, deputies of the Legislative Chamber, heads of the executive and economic management bodies, representatives of non-governmental organizations and the public.