Daily Archives: May 16, 2019

“Super brains” in board and card games from all over the world play together in Hengshui

HENGSHUI, China, May 16, 2019 /Xinhua-AsiaNet/– The 2019 IMSA World Masters Championship (Hengshui) is an international A-level event hosted by the International Mind Sports Association (IMSA) and organized by the Board and Card Games Administrative Center of the General Administration

“Tour around Fujian, Have all Blessings” Activity Series — The 1st Culture and Tourism Industry Development Conference of Longyan, Fujian takes place in Gutian, Shanghang County

GUTIAN, China, May 16, 2019 /Xinhua-AsiaNet/– In the warm and beautiful days of May, guests and friends come from around the world to gather in Longyan. Recently the 1st Culture and Tourism Industry Development Conference of Longyan, Fujian was officially

Govt to Construct Sports Facilities Worth Rs. 1.5 Billion in Merged FATA Districts

The recently merged districts of formerly FATA have some good news for the traumatized youth. KPK government has set aside Rs. 1.5 billion for sports facilities in the previously wartorn region.All 7 districts including Bajaur, Mohmand, Khyber, Orakzai...

Jordan’s king affirms need to intensify international efforts to achieve twostate solution

Paris King Abdullah II of Jordan stressed the need to step up international efforts to achieve just and lasting peace based on the twostate solution, guaranteeing the establishment of an independent Palestinian state on the 4 June 1967 lines with

High winds force SpaceX to postpone first launch of Starlink satellites

Billionaire Elon Musk's SpaceX postponed a planned Wednesday night blastoff of a Falcon 9 rocket carrying the first 60 satellites for his new Starlink internet service, citing excessive winds over the Florida launch site.Launch of the mission, aimed at...

Lowcost Housing Schemes in Layyah, Bhakkar, Khushab to start soon

Punjab Housing and Town Planning Agency has decided to start lowcost housing schemes in Layyah, Bhakkar and Quaidabad (Khushab) under the Naya Pakistan Housing Scheme.This was decided in a meeting held under the chair of Punjab Minister for Housing Mia...

NA Standing Committee on Climate Change meets

A meeting of the Standing Committee on Climate Change was held on 16th May, 2019 in Committee Room No. 7 (4th Floor) Parliament House, Islamabad.The Committee discussed the implementation status of previous recommendation and recommended that represen...

Speaker NA initiates pre-budget discussion on budget proposals for Agriculture Development Pakistan’s sufficiency in food security, poverty alleviation and jobs creation is contingent upon transformation in agriculture through sustainable farming;

Islamabad, The Speaker National Assembly Mr. Asad Qaiser initiated comprehensive discussion on pre-budget proposals for agriculture development. He outlined that farmers' profitability, improved productivity, technology transfer and adaptation, access...