Tourism

Italy ready to support Pakistan’s tourism sector

ISLAMABAD (APP) - Italy is ready to extend technical and financial assistance for promoting sustainable tourism in Pakistan which will eventually help redress specific social issues. Italian...

Pakistan & Maldives – Rich potential in business, tourism

LAHORE (APP) - Ambassador of Maldives to Pakistan Ahmed Saleem has urged upon the Pakistani business community to focus on improvement of contacts with...

Buddhist trail in Pakistan set up with 20 ancient sites

By Naveel Ahmed ISLAMABAD (APP):As a part of its plans to promote religious tourism in Pakistan, the government of province Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) has set...

Pakistan offers tax holiday for foreign investment in tourism sector

By Shams Abbasi ISLAMABAD - The government of Pakistan is offering tax holiday for  foreign investments in tourism sector in a bid to attract Foreign Direct...

Pakistan’s tourism body facilitates 9,000 tourists to China, India visits

Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation (PTDC) has provided transportation services to some 9,000 foreign and local tourists, visiting China and India during the last fiscal year. The...

Natural landscapes in Pakistan: Ignored beauties beyond rough trails

By Seema Mir/M. Ashraf Wani/ Taj Nabi Khan SKARDU,KALAM,KUMRAT Sep 4 (APP):No doubt, Pakistan has huge potential to attract foreign and domestic tourists to the...

Yak polo & Yak race – 13,000 ft high scenic Broghil valley to offer rare tourist attractions

PESHAWAR - The scenic Broghil valley, which is bestowed with natural beauty including snow covered peaks, glaciers, meadows, lakes and trekking routes is going...

Lahore to hold Sikh conventions ahead of Baba Guru Nanak’s 550th birth anniverary

LAHORE - The Punjab government has decided to hold Sikh conventions in connection with the 550th birthday anniversary of the founder of Sikhism Baba...

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CPEC — a boon for all-weather Pak-China strategic partnership

By Dr Saeed Ahmad Ali LAHORE, Apr 18 (APP): The great initiative, China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), is swiftly exploiting immense...

Meals on wheels: PM’s ‘truck-kitchen’ initiative to help set up Riyasat-e-Madina

By Dr Saeed Ahmad Ali LAHORE, Apr 11 (APP):The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government is playing a great role in ending...

Shelter for people without homes: Revival of housing sector to boost economy

By Muhammad Naeem Khan Niazi LAHORE, Apr 11 (APP):Food, shelter and clothing have been described as the basic human needs...

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