Showcases breathtaking beauty of Gilgit-Baltistan

Ishrat Hayatt In order to motivate expatriates and others living in Islamabad to visit one of Pakistan’s most beautiful locations and with a view to promoting tourism to the Gilgit-Baltistan area in general, the CEO, Serena Hotels (South and Central Asia) Aziz Boolani and Mrs Wiqar-un-Nisa Boolani hosted a dinner...

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Prince Karim Aga Khan appreciates government’s efforts for poverty alleviation

ISLAMABAD, Mar 11 (APP): In a letter to Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani, the spiritual leader of the Shia Ismaili Muslims, Prince Karim Aga Khan has appreciated efforts of the government for undertaking projects for poverty alleviation and human resource development. He acknowledged the seriousness and dedication of the...

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BACIP entrepreneurs shine at the 7th Citi-PPAF Microentreprenuership Awards

Entrepreneurs trained by the Aga Khan Planning and Building Service Pakistan’s Building and Construction Improvement Programme (BACIP), Mr. Karim Khan and Mr. Jahangir, were recently awarded the 7th Citi-PPAF Microentrepreneurship awards 2010 at a ceremony held in Islamabad. The ceremony was attended by dignitaries such as Ms. Hina Rabbani Khar,...

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FOCUS Pakistan emphasizes on Building Partnerships for Disaster Risk Reduction

ISLAMABAD: An advocacy session on “Building Partnerships for Disaster Risk Reduction” was organised in Islamabad by Focus Humanitarian Assistance (FOCUS) Pakistan, an affiliate of the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN). The event was held as part of the project “Building Partnerships for Disaster Preparedness and Response in the Mountainous Areas...

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