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Heritage tourism: A driving force to bolster economy, promote interfaith harmony

By Fakhar Alam PESHAWAR, Sep 16 (APP): Known as the home to ancient civilizations of Mohenjo Daro (2500 BC) of the Indus Valley Civilization and...

ADB approves $US150 mln for Galiyat’s road

By Shams Abbasi ISLAMABAD - Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved over US$150 million for different infrastructure projects including major roads to ensure connectivity among...

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 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...

Pakistan sets up endowment fund to promote tourism

By Naveel Ahmed ISLAMABAD - With an aim to promote tourism in the country, Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation (PTDC) is moving forward briskly on materializing...

Pakistan’s coasts to get 5 tourist resorts

ISLAMABAD - With a beautiful coastline along the Arabian Sea, Pakistan's is the land enriched with natural marvels including beaches, lagoons, cliffs and headlands. And...

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Pakistan’s Truck art genre gaining immense popularity across globe as exciting, vibrant folk art-form

By Beenish Maqbool ISLAMABAD, Jan 17 (APP):Pakistan’s distinctive ‘truck art’ is becoming a great source of attraction for painters and...

Natural Lifestyle: Re-connecting with nature to combat modern-day diseases

By Taj Nabi Khan ISLAMABAD, Jan 17 (APP):The older generations, despite having lesser modern-day facilities, had probably lived longer, healthier...

KP to serve as trade corridor between Pakistan, regional countries upon completion of Dera-Peshawar, Swat phase-II Motor

By Fakhar Alam PESHAWAR, Jan 17 (APP):Strategically located in close proximity with Afghanistan and gateway to Central Asian Republics (CARs),...

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Pakistan’s Truck art genre gaining immense popularity across globe as exciting, vibrant folk art-form

By Beenish Maqbool ISLAMABAD, Jan 17 (APP):Pakistan’s distinctive ‘truck art’...

Natural Lifestyle: Re-connecting with nature to combat modern-day diseases

By Taj Nabi Khan ISLAMABAD, Jan 17 (APP):The older generations,...