German Ambassador in Pakistan awarding prize to winning team.

German Ambassador declares Pakistan a Land of Opportunity

German Ambassador in Pakistan H.E. Dr. Cyrill Nunn has declared Pakistan as the land of opportunity at Android Game/Apps Competition for Pakistani students, organized by KWICK High Tech & Solutions in Islamabad..

Pakistni doctors in Cuba

Pakistan and Cuba celebrate graduation of Pakistani doctors in Cuba

Pakistan and Cuba are celebrating a milestone with the graduation of 600 Pakistani doctors who have successfully completed 7 years of education in Cuba as part of the free Scholarship Program provided by Government of Cuba…

Online Shopping Trends in Pakistan

Key Trends shaping Pakistan’s e-commerce industry

In recent years, the trend of online shopping has caught up quite speedily in Pakistan. The country’s e-commerce market has more than doubled in 2014 to $60 million. The most common types of products Pakistani people buy online include clothing, electronics, mobile phones and footwear…

A four-day sporting and educational event in Islamabad offered street children a brilliant opportunity.

Islamabad’s street kids learn life skills through Sports

Exploring the power of Sports to empower Pakistani Youth Sports is more than just winning or losing. Playing sports is a chance to stay healthy, make friends, have fun, and learn some valuable life lessons such as teamwork, fair play, tolerance, cooperation, confidence and improving self-esteem. This is exactly what 13-year-old Kinza Kausar learned at…

Chinese artists performing at Cultural Festival in Islamabad

Food and Culture Festival marks Chinese New Year in Islamabad

Chinese New Year is the longest and China’s most important traditional holidays. On this festival, homes and streets are lightened with red lanterns to celebrate happy life. Also known as Spring festival, it is an occasion for family reunions as the traditional activities include the family dinner, sharing gifts.

A delegation of European Parliament at the Prime Minister’s House in Pakistan.

Pakistan and EU enjoy strong Bilateral ties and Trade relations

Pakistan and European Union enjoy strong bilateral relations and recent statistics indicate signs of ever-growing trade ties. Member European Parliament Richard Howitt said on Friday that strong relations now exist between Pakistan and the European Union. The growing trade relations between Pakistan and EU are especially significant…

US Ambassador Richard Olson inaugurating the Women’s Entrepreneurial Center in Islamabad. Photo: US Embassy Pakistan

Pakistan’s First Center for Women Entrepreneurs launched in Islamabad

The first-of-its-kind center for women entrepreneurs has been launched in Islamabad to provide training, support, and mentorship for women entrepreneurs in Pakistan. U.S. Ambassador to Pakistan Richard Olson, inaugurated the Center which would increase women’s participation in the economy.

Pakistan cricket team

Australia and NZ HCs wish Pakistan best of luck for World Cup 2015

Islamabad  – On the eve of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, Australian and New Zealand High Commissioners for Pakistan, have conveyed their best wishes for Pakistan cricket team ahead of the Cricket World Cup 2015. The World Cup, co-hosted by Australia and New Zealand, begins on 14 February. The Australian High Commission has also put together…

Cricket tournament received a heartening response diplomatic community in Islamabad.

Cricket World Cup fever ramps up in Islamabad

As the ICC Cricket World Cup excitement is building up among millions of cricket fans in Pakistan, a two-day cricket tournament was held in Islamabad to celebrate the game of cricket. The participants included teams of Indian, Australian, British, Sri Lankan, Bangladesh high commissions and the Afghan embassy

Pottery workshop in Islamabad.

Students of Islamabad explore the Art of Ceramics

More than 60 art students from twin cities of Islamabad and Rawalpindi had the chance to explore the art of ceramics at an art workshop organized by Pakistan National Council of Arts (PNCA)

Pakistan’s first Model Disability Survey launched

Pakistan has launched its first Model Disability Survey (MDS) that would help estimate the percentage and potential of people with disability – most unheard and uncounted population of the country. The survey can be  a valuable document for the policy-makers as it would also help identify challenges faced by disabled Pakistan and define interventions needed…