Embassy - News & Press Releases 



      Message of President on 68th Independence Day (14th August, 2014)

   Message of Prime Minister on 68th Independence Day (14th August, 2014)

     .    Message of Ambassador on 68th Independece Day (14th August, 2014)   

      .    Speech of Ambassador Durrani on the occasion of Independece Day celebration   

      .    68th Independece Day celebration at Embassy of Pakistan   
     .  ISPR: Operation Zarb-e-Azb Updates/ Archives

   Pakistan Vision 2025 .Ministry of Planning and Development Pakistan

.   Ambassador Durrani, visit to Karachi Chamber of Commerce 

      .    UAE Polio campaign in Pakistan

     .   Advertisement: Trade development Officer vacancy in Embassy of Pakistan

      ·       Pak foreign remittances rise to $9b in 7 months

·    Ambassador Durrani presents his credentials to UAE leadership

 

 

 

 


Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Pakistan - News & Press Releases 


   Record of Press briefing by Spokesperson 7th August, 2014 

   Press Briefing by Foreign Secretary of Pakistan on 24th July, 2014 

   Record of the Briefing by Spokesperson on 17th July, 2014

   Record of the Briefing by Spokesperson on 10th July, 2014

   Record of the Briefing by Spokesperson on 3rd July, 2014

 

 

 

Founder of Pakistan

Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah

Pakistan, one of the largest Muslim states in the world, is a living and exemplary monument of Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah. With his untiring efforts, indomitable will, and dauntless courage, he united the Indian Muslims under the banner of the Muslim League and carved out a homeland for them, despite stiff opposition from the Hindu Congress and the British Government.
 
Muhammad Ali Jinnah was born in Karachi on December 25, 1876. His father Jinnah Poonja was an Ismaili Khoja of Kathiawar, a prosperous business community. Muhammad Ali received his early education at the Sindh Madrasa and later at the Mission School, Karachi. He went to England for further studies in 1892 at the age of 16. In 1896, Jinnah qualified for the Bar and was called to the Bar in 1897. more...
 

 

 

President of Pakistan

 

 Honorable Mr. Mamnoon Hussain

Born on December 23, 1940 at Agra in British India, Mamnoon Hussain, the President of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, migrated to Pakistan in 1949 with his entire family. Graduating in commerce (Hons.) from Karachi University in 1963, he joined the Institute of Business Administration (IBA), Karachi to do Master in business Administration in 1965. Initially supporting and strengthening his father's business, he shifted to his own business in textile. more...

 

 

Prime Minister of Pakistan

 

 

Muhammad Nawaz Sharif, Prime Minister of Pakistan

The eldest of three siblings of Late Mian Muhammad Sharif, Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif was born on December 25, 1949 in Lahore. Mr. Muhammad Nawaz Sharif got his early education from prestigious schools and earned his graduation from the famous Government College, Lahore. After completion of his academics, he joined the family business and also participated actively in social and charitable activities. more...

 


 

Adviser to the PM on National Security & Foreign Affairs


Mr. Sartaj Aziz

Mr. Sartaj Aziz is a development economist and obtained a degree in commerce from the Punjab University in Pakistan and subsequently a Masters’ degree in development economics from Harvard University, USA in 1963.
 
            His career can be divided in four phases: The first phase as a civil servant lasted from 1952 to 1970 in the Ministry of Finance and in the Planning Commission, where he was Joint Secretary, Plan Coordination from 1967 to 1971, and received the award of Sitara-e-Khidmat for his contribution.
 
            In 1971, he began his 12 year international career, when he joined FAO as Director of Commodities and Trade Division in Rome. In 1974, he served as Deputy Secretary General of the World Food Conference, held in Rome in November 1974 and was one of the architects of the global food security system which emerged from the Conference and of the proposal to establish the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD). In 1977, after serving as Deputy Executive Director of the World Food Council for two years he was Assistant President, Policy and Planning at IFAD from December 1977 to April 1984.
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