Finance Adviser Tarin to join PM Imran Khan on Saudi visit: Sources

WASHINGTON: Adviser on Finance and Revenue Shaukat Tarin has left Washington and is expected to join Prime Minister Imran Khan on a visit to Saudi Arabia this weekend, sources revealed. According to reports, Shaukat Tarin left Washington on Thursday without

Kuwait Emir accepts invitation to visit Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Emir of Kuwait Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah has accepted an invitation to to visit Pakistan in near future. The acceptance was conveyed in a letter in response to the invitation by President Alvi to visit Pakistan in the

PM postpones UK visit amid US troops withdrawal

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has reportedly postponed his visit to the United Kingdom scheduled for next month. The prime minister invited by British Prime Minister Boris Johnson for a visit during a telephonic conversation between the two leaders earlier

PM Imran Khan to visit Saudi Arabia tomorrow

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan will embark on a three-day official visit to Saudi Arabia from tomorrow (Friday) to strengthen bilateral ties between the two countries. The prime minister is visiting on the invitation of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin

Maryam Nawaz postpones Karachi visit due to COVID-19 situation

KARACHI: Pakistan Muslim League (PML-N) Vice-President Maryam Nawaz has postponed her visit to Karachi. This was announced by PML-N spokesperson Marriyum Aurangzeb who said the visit was postponed due to the coronavirus situation in the country and the risk to

FM Qureshi arrives in Turkey on two-day official visit

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Friday arrived in Istanbul on a two day official visit after concluding his tour of Iran. During his stay, he will participate in a trilateral meeting to be attended by the Foreign Ministers

FM Qureshi leaves for three-day UAE visit today

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi has left for a three-day official visit to the UAE today. During the visit, the foreign minister will meet his counterpart Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan and other UAE dignitaries. He will

PM Imran likely to visit Karachi on August 12

KARACHI: Prime Minister Imran Khan is likely to visit Karachi on Wednesday August 12 for an overnight visit, sources informed. According to details, PM Imran will hold important meetings with the Members of National and Provincial Assembly during the official

PM visits Qatar

After nearly two years of negotiations, the United States and Afghan Taliban are set to sign the peace deal which could end the decades-long conflict. Pakistan, who played a crucial role in the entire peace process, has also been invited

Erdogan’s visit

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has arrived in Pakistan on an official visit to strengthen bilateral and economic relations between the two countries. The visit is significant and comes at a critical juncture for Pakistan’s foreign policy but could place

Turkish President Erdogan to arrive in Islamabad today on two-day visit

ISLAMABAD: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will arrive in Pakistan today for a two-day visit where important meetings will be held with Pakistan’s top leadership including Prime Minister Imran Khan and President Dr. Arif Alvi. Prime Minister Imran Khan and

UN chief’s visit will promote Pakistan’s vital role for peace: Akram

NEW YORK: Permanent Representative of Pakistan to the United Nations Munir Akram has said the UN chief Antonio Guterres’ upcoming official visit to Pakistan will recognise the essential role of Islamabad in regional peace and stability. Munir Akram took to

US President Trump, First Lady to visit India late February

WASHINGTON: The White House has announced on Monday that the US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump will travel to India on February 24-25 to meet with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other officials. Press Secretary Stephanie Grisham

Modi govt plans $2.6 billion military deal ahead Trump’s visit

NEW DELHI: India is expected to give official approval to the American global defense and security company Lockheed Martin’s $2.6 billion deal for military planes ahead of President Donald Trump’s scheduled visit this month in February. The government of Prime

Chinese President Xi makes rare visit to meet coronavirus patients

BEIJING: Chinese President Xi Jinping put on a face mask and tested his temperature on Monday as he visited health workers and patients infected by the dangerous coronavirus that has killed over 1000 people so far in China. Considering the

Erdogan’s visit to Pakistan will improve bilateral ties: PM Khan

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan said that the diplomatic efforts made by Pakistan had played an important role in minimizing tensions in the Middle East following the recent confrontation between the US and Iran, and up-coming President Erdogan’s visit to

Sadiq Sanjrani to visit MQM-P’s Bahadurabad office today

ISLAMABAD: Senate Chairman Sadiq Sanjrani and a delegation will visit the Bahadurabad office of Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) in Karachi to appease the Federal government’s central coalition partner. Sources claim that Chairman Senate Sadiq Sanjrani will visit MQM-P’s head office

US envoy Zalmay Khalilzad arrives on a day-long visit to Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: United States (US) Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad landed in Islamabad on a day-long visit on Friday. According to the sources Ambassador Khalilzad is scheduled to visit the Foreign Office and will attend consultative meetings with

PM Imran Khan to visit Malaysia on Feb 3

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan will leave for Malaysia on a two-day official visit on 3 February. As per reports, Prime Minister Imran Khan will be joined by a high-level delegation on his visit to Malaysia and negotiations between both

Israel permits citizens to visit KSA for cultural, business reasons

JERUSALEM: On Sunday, Israel officially allowed its citizens to travel to Saudi Arabia for religious and commercial visits, in a major step towards improving ties with KSA. As Israelis traveled to Saudi Arabia through third countries, especially Jordan in the

PM Khan to visit Karachi tomorrow to distribute loan cheques

KARACHI: Prime Minister Imran Khan would arrive for a day-long visit to Karachi tomorrow to distribute cheques among applicants of  business loans under the flagship Kamyab Jawan Program. Governor Sindh Imran Ismail, federal ministers and a huge number of young

Angela Merkel invites PM Khan to visit Germany at Davos

DAVOS: Prime Minister Imran Khan held an informal meeting on Thursday at the sidelines of the World Economic Forum 2020 with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Davos, Switzerland. During the informal meeting, Angela Merkel invited Imran Khan to visit Germany.

President Arif Alvi makes surprise visit to NICH

KARACHI: On Monday, President Dr Arif Alvi pledged to discuss with Prime Minister Imran Khan the expansion project of the National Institute of Child Health (NICH) which, he said, was urgently needed while more such facilities were to be established

ICC chief executive to visit Pakistan next week

LAHORE: Manu Sawhney, Chief Executive of the International Cricket Council (ICC), will be visiting Pakistan next week to initiate preliminary negotiations with the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on hosting ICC events in the 2023 and 2031 period. Sawhney, the 56-year-old

Trump’s visit to India

US President Donald Trump is likely to visit India next month on his first tour to the country since he took office over three years ago. A presidential visit has long been on the card with an invitation pending from

Trump plans maiden visit to India in February, reports

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump is planning his first visit to India next month, media reports said on Tuesday, mentioning a senior government official from India. According to the media reports, the United States and India are in contact to

PTI delegation to visit MQM-P’s headquarter today

KARACHI: A government delegation of Pakistan Tehreek Insaf will visit the Bahadurabad Center of the Muttahida Qoumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) on Monday to satisfy their coalition partner in the ruling alliance. After the resignation of MQM-P convener Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui from

Pakistan tourism video to appear on London’s New Year Day Parade

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan High Commission in the United Kingdom will be running a “Visit Pakistan” video message on London’s New Year’s Day Parade (LNYDP) 2020. The specially-produced video with the national anthem tune played in the background contains Prime Minister

PM Khan to visit to Saudi Arabia on Saturday

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan is expected to travel to Saudi Arabia soon as part of Pakistan’s continued efforts to facilitate rapprochement between Riyadh and Tehran. Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi, also accompanied by the head of Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI),

FM Qureshi lands in Sri Lanka for two-day visit

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mehmood Qureshi arrived in Colombo late on Sunday night. He will begin his two-day official visit of Sri Lanka on Monday. According to Foreign Office, Mr Qureshi will call on Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa