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Diplomat of the day Gender Equality Health

German federal president awards ‘Order of Merit’ to Dr Chris Schmotzer

By Shabbir Hussain ISLAMABAD, Thursday, December 17, 2020 (WNP/DL): The German federal president Thursday awarded ‘Order of Merit’ to Dr Chris Schmotzer, medical doctor and director of the Leprosy Hospital in Rawalpindi, for her tireless service to humanity. German Ambassador to Pakistan Bernhard Schlagheck bestowed the Cross of Merit on the ‘German sister’ – as […]

CPEC trade Chinese envoy
Diplomacy Diplomat of the day

CPEC will turn this region into a hub of int’l trade: Chinese envoy

ISLAMABAD, Tuesday, December 08, 2020 (WNP/DL): China’s ambassador to Pakistan Nong Rong on Tuesday called on Senate Chairman Sadiq Sanjrani and discussed matters related to CPEC and mutual interest. Speaking during the meeting, he said the friendly relations between the two countries would set a path of economic and social progress in the region. “We […]

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Diplomat of the day Health

Pakistan, US launch innovative platform to evaluate safety, effectiveness of new medicines

ISLAMABAD, Wednesday, December 2, 2020 (WNP/DL): The Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (DRAP), in partnership with the United States (US) government, launched an innovative online platform that will enable the government of Pakistan to more quickly and effectively evaluate the safety and effectiveness of medicine, leading to greater health security in the country.   The government […]

Androulla for catering basic needs of vulnerable people amid 2nd wave of COVID-19
COVID-19 Diplomacy Diplomat of the day

Androulla for catering basic needs of vulnerable people amid 2nd wave of COVID-19

By Shabbir Hussain ISLAMABAD, Sunday, Novemeber 29, 2020 (WNP/DL): European Union (EU) Ambassador to Pakistan Androulla Kaminara Sunday said the EU was trying to help the most vulnerable segments of the society by ensuring basic amenities of lives at their doorsteps, including health, clean drinking water, sanitation and hygiene environment amid surging second wave of […]

Collective efforts must for COVID-19, climatic issues redressal: Ambassador Kaminara
Climate Change COVID-19 Diplomat of the day

Collective efforts must for COVID-19, climatic issues redressal: Ambassador Kaminara

By Shabbir Hussain ISLAMABAD, Sunday, October 25, 2020 (WNP/DL): European Union (EU) Ambassador to Pakistan Androulla Kaminara Sunday said collective efforts were required to address the international issues particularly COVID-19 and climate change. She said while talking to this scribe, the United Nations (UN) was the only platform to response the global issues accordingly. Since […]

Pakistan, Iraq intertwine in social, religious, culture bonds: Mandviwalla
Diplomacy Diplomat of the day

Pakistan, Iraq intertwine in social, religious, culture bonds: Mandviwalla

ISLAMABAD, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 (WNP/DL): Senate Deputy Chairman Saleem Mandviwalla Wednesday said Pakistan and Iraq are intertwined in social, religious and cultural similarities and these bonds keep the people of the two sides connected with each other. He said this during a meeting with Ambassador Iraq Hamed Abbas Lafta here at the Parliament House. […]