Category: Press Release

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$5m project aims to empower Sindh’s landless farmers

AN internationally funded project was launched in Sindh last week in an attempt to improve land tenancy for landless farmers. Landless farmers (or haris) in the province...

EU Sindh

Workplace-based training programme launched to train 18,000 youths

KARACHI: Launch of the Workplace-based Training in Sindh in a ceremony held at a local hotel in Karachi. The objective is to train 18,000 young men and women and...

EU Asia

The EU remembers Asia Bibi

Jan Figel, the special envoy of EU for the promotion of religious freedom around the world, in his recent visit to Pakistan candidly communicated to the Pakistani...

EUTVET

EU envoy stresses focus on youth technical prowess

Pakistan’s youth bulge is an asset but it also poses a unique challenge for the country; most prominently, its role in socioeconomic uplift. For this, quality...

EU energy

Pakistan, EU to cooperate in energy conservation

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and the European Union have agreed on cooperation in energy conservation and energy efficiency. In this regard, the power division will send a...

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Sindh launches EU-funded programme to reduce stunting rate to 40 per cent

Launching the European Union-funded ‘Programme for Improved Nutrition in Sindh’ (PINS), Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah said on Tuesday malnutrition had...

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GSP Plus proves an affirmative success since 2014: Dastgir

ISLAMABAD – “GSP Plus has proved an affirmative success since coming into force in January 2014. Pakistan’s exports to the EU have risen 39% while...

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GSP+ to be maintained for Pakistan: EU Trade Chief MEP Sajjad Karim

ISLAMABAD: Member European Parliament Sajjad Karim has expressed his belief that Pakistan was on the right course towards maintaining its GSP+ trade status. European...

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EU lauds Pak efforts in addressing challenges faced by country

Chairman Foreign Affairs Committee of European Parliament David McAllister has appreciated efforts of Government of Pakistan in addressing challenges faced by the...

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Chitral youth scholarship expo held

ISLAMABAD: Students and professionals of Chitral living in the capital converged to an exposition of international scholarships at a local hotel the other day....