Tag Archives: Embassies

American social media company coaches Pakistani entrepreneurs

Islamabad, July 10, 2013 (PPI-OT): Dilawar Syed, the prominent CEO of the American social media company Yonja Media Group, coached aspiring young Pakistani entrepreneurs today at a workshop sponsored by the U.S. Embassy in Islamabad.

United States, Khyber Pakhtunhwa, Telenor partnership helps Swat farmers Use New Mobile Technology to improve Livelihood

Islamabad, April 19, 2013 (PPI-OT): Peach and potato farmers in Swat will be able to increase their incomes, improve their access to markets, and fight crop diseases more effectively thanks to a new USAID-funded program

United States envoy Olson visits Lahore and meets civil society and business leaders – Meets with Civil Society and Business Leaders

Lahore, April 16, 2013 (PPI-OT): U.S. Ambassador Richard Olson visited Lahore today and met with leading civil society and business leaders to discuss ways to expand the U.S.-Pakistan relationship to benefit the people of both

United States promotes economic opportunities for Pakistani women

Islamabad, April 01, 2013 (PPI-OT): The US-funded Entrepreneurs Project in Pakistan spurs entrepreneurial growth among low-income communities to address a growing need for economic opportunity. This project provides skills and improves the business know-how of

Launch of Travelling Expo on Energy for a Sustainable World

Islamabad, March 20, 2013 (PPI-OT): “A two month travelling exhibition titled “Energy for a Sustainable World” is currently touring Pakistan after being launched by the French Ambassador to Pakistan, Mr. Philippe Thiébaud, the Secretary Ministry

Pakistani businesses can export more than 3,500 items to United States duty free

Peshawar, March 08, 2013 (PPI-OT): Mr. James Fluker, Commercial Counsellor at the U.S. Embassy in Islamabad, held a session at the KP Chamber of Commerce and Industry to help local businesses understand how to be

Sheep Farmers increase incomes by 80pc after USAID’s Best Practice Business Training

Islamabad, March 01, 2013 (PPI-OT): For Ghulam Shahwani Farooq, a small-scale livestock farmer from Mastung in Balochistan, his work is more than a livelihood, it is a legacy. “This herd has been with our family

Defence production industry of Pakistan made significant progress in developing indigenous capabilities for production of sophisticated weapon systems

Abu Dhabi, February 20, 2013 (PPI-OT): The robust and vibrant Defence production industry of Pakistan has made significant progress in developing indigenous capabilities for production of sophisticated weapon systems and equipment and has the capacity