Export of Pakistani mangoes to Japan begins

Mango export from Pakistan to Japan has started this season. Last year, these exported Pakistani mangoes reached a record high of 120 tons.

US provides 100 ventilators to Pakistan to support COVID-19 response

The United States Government has donated 100 brand-new, state-of-the-art ventilators to support Pakistan in its fight against COVID-19 pandemic.

Coronavirus death toll of Pakistanis in UAE reaches 34

The death toll of Pakistani citizens who died of coronavirus in the UAE has reached 34 who have been laid to rest in the Gulf country.

Forced displacement affecting 1 per cent of humanity

ISLAMABAD: The UN Refugee Agency said on Friday that the year 2019 saw a sharp increase in global displacement, affecting more than 1 per...

Govt approves establishment of Khyber Pass Economic Corridor

The federal government has approved construction of the Khyber Pass Economic Corridor leading to the Pak-Afghan Torkham border from Peshawar.

Merged districts get Rs48b in budget development allocations

The NEC chaired by Prime Minister Imran Khan Wednesday approved the national development outlay of Rs1,324 billion for upcoming budget 2020-21.

Massive increase in coronavirus cases in Pakistan

Pakistan witnessed massive increase in coronavirus cases during the last 24 hours as the death toll has reached 1,433 and infections crossed 68,300.

European Asylum Office publishes report on Afghan refugees in Pakistan

The European Asylum Support Office (EASO) has published a Country of Origin Information (COI) report titled "Pakistan: Situation of Afghan Refugees".

Most vulnerable refugee families begin receiving Rs12,000 cash assistance

The first disbursements of emergency cash assistance to the most vulnerable refugee families impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic have started.

Pakistan opens Torkham, Chaman borders for 6 days a week

The Ministry of Interior has issued a notification the Torkham and Chaman borders will remain open 24 hours for six days except from Saturday.

Most vulnerable refugee families to receive Rs12,000 emergency cash assistance

The emergency cash is similar to the government’s Ehsaas emergency cash programme, where vulnerable families receive Rs12,000 to cover a four-month period.

Wheat harvest brings relief to farmers in tribal districts amid COVID-19 pandemic

The Rabi crop that was sown before the onset of COVID-19 is providing relief to farmers in North Waziristan, South Waziristan, Khyber, Orakzai, and Kurram.