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

By Dr Saeed Ahmad Ali LAHORE, Apr 18 (APP): The...

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...