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United States Works to Improve Pakistan’s Financial Sector

Islamabad, April 29, 2014 The results of a first of its kind financial study for Pakistan, Consumer Protection and Financial Literacy (CPFL), was funded and released by the U.S. government, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the World Bank at a one-day workshop in Islamabad. More than 220 leaders and professionals ...
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U.S. Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan Visits Islamabad

April 25, 2014 U.S. Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan Ambassador James Dobbins concluded his visit to Pakistan today following a series of meetings  with senior Pakistani leaders. He met with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, Interior Minister  Chaudhry Nisar, Advisor to the Prime Minister on Foreign Policy and National Security Sartaj  Aziz, and Chief of ...
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United States forms a Cultural Bridge with Pakistan through the Lincoln Corner at University of AJK

Islamabad, April 24, 2014 – U.S. Embassy Public Affairs Counselor Angela Aggeler and University of Azad Jammu and Kashmir Vice Chancellor Prof. Syed Dilnawaz Ahmad Gardezi signed a three-year agreement to continue their partnership with the Lincoln Corner Muzaffarabad, today in Islamabad. Lincoln Corners are multipurpose resource centers which provide information about U.S. culture and ...
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Deosai Film Premiere – U.S. Supports Wildlife Conservation in Pakistan

April 24, 2014 Islamabad, April 25, 2014 – In celebration of Earth Day 2014, Walkabout Films’ documentary, Deosai – The Last Sanctuary, about endangered Himalayan brown bears living on the Deosai plateau premiered on April 24 at the Pakistan National Council of the Arts in Islamabad. U.S. Ambassador Richard Olson and Pakistani natural history film ...
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U.S. and Pakistan Celebrate Dr. Norman E. Borlaug and 50 years of Agriculture Partnership

Islamabad | April 23, 2014 The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), the International Center for Maize and Wheat Improvement (CIMMYT), Pakistani research partners, and the daughter of Dr. Norman E. Borlaug, Jeannie Borlaug Laube, celebrated Dr. Norman E. Borlaug’s 100th birthday and 50 years of U.S.-Pakistan partnership in agriculture today. Dr. Borlaug, known as ...
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