Category Archives: Culture & Tourism

China To Invest 1 Bln Yuan In Sanjiangyuan National Park Construction

XINING, Feb 6 (APP/Xinhua): A national park planned in the Sanjiangyuan area to protect the headwaters of the Yangtze, Yellow, and Lancang (Mekong) rivers will start this year with building roads and installing surveillance cameras to assist the protection work. The administration bureau of Sanjiangyuan

Foreign Skiers Term Malam Jabba A High Standard Slope

ISLAMABAD, (APP): The winners of CAS Karakoram Ski Championship and Malam Jabba International Alpine Ski Cup have said that the slope at the scenic Swat valley’s snow-laden mountains is of higher standard and even better than several European slopes. “I must admire that Nature has bestowed Pakistan’s

CPEC Cultural Caravan To Travel From China To Gwadar, Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, Feb 2 (APP): China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) Cultural Caravan being arranged by Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA) will travel from China to Gwadar, Pakistan makings stops at points of special interest. “PNCA invited professionals in the fields of film making, painting, music, photography and choreography

Ceremonies To Celebrate Chinese New Year Held

FAISALABAD, (APP): Under the directions of the Punjab government, various ceremonies were held and Chinese engineers and workers participated to celebrate their New Year. The main function was held at Sadhanwala Camp Chak No 441-GB tehsil Sammundri where Deputy Commissioner Salman Ghani, SSP Operation Rana

World Bank to Support Development of Tourism Sector

The World Bank would be supporting Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation (PTDC) in developing the tourist facilities and resorts in the country by sponsoring different projects. This was decided in a meeting held here between PTDC and the World Bank delegation on Monday. Managing Director PTDC Abdul Ghafoor said that

Chinese Film “Breaking the Silence” Screened at Lok Virsa

ISLAMABAD, (APP): Lok Virsa Mandwa Film Club on Saturday screened a Chinese film: “Breaking the Silence”. Executive Director Lok Virsa Dr. Fouzia Saeed and a large number of people from different walks of life participated in the screening. Dr. Fouzia Saeed welcomed the participants and said that Mandwa Film

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City Tour Buses in its Final Stages to Ply in Twin Cities

ISLAMABAD, Jan 25 (APP): Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation (PTDC) City Tours Bus Service preparations in its final stages these would be operated in twin cities of Islamabad and Rawalpindi. An official of PTDC told APP, the buses already acquired for the purpose and soon be launched in the

Chinese New Year Celebrations Held at The City School Capital Campus

Chinese New Year Celebrations held here at The City School (TCS) Capital Campus on Tuesday. The City School (TCS) also launched its Alumni Association (TCS-AA) on the occasion. The Chinese Cultural Counselor You Yi was the chief guest on the occasion. The association was launched to foster a spirit

Chinese Film to Be Screened at Lok Virsa on Jan 28

ISLAMABAD, Jan 24 (APP): Lok Virsa Mandwa Film Club would organize screening of a Chinese film “Breaking the Silence” on January 28 here at its Media center. Film “Breaking the Silence” is a 2000 Chinese film directed by Sun Zhou. It was China’s submission to the 73rd Academy Awards for