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Aga Khan and Musharraf Discuss Regional Issues New microfinance and tourism initiatives - 2002-03-12

His Highness the Aga Khan in conversation with President Pervez Musharraf.  2002-03-12
Source: 
akdn.org

His Highness the Aga Khan, Imam of the Ismaili Muslims, and Pakistan?s President Pervez Musharraf yesterday launched two major initiatives: one to address the problem of endemic poverty, and the other to realise more fully the potential of an underdeveloped sector of Pakistan?s economy. These were also amongst topics discussed between the two leaders in private meetings.

Aga Khan calls on Musharraf, Jamali - 2003-12-03

Source: 
www.dawn.com/2003/12/04/top12.htm

Prince Karim Aga Khan called on President Pervez Musharraf and Prime Minister Mir Zafarullah Jamali here on Monday and exchanged views on issues of mutual interest.In his separate meetings with the president and the prime minister, Prince Karim Aga Khan held detailed discussions regarding investment cooperation in various fields, especially in the telecommunications, financial, social and economic development sectors.
He appreciated the direction of the government's economic policies which had helped in restoring investors' confidence.

Aga Khan laments West's bias against Islam - 2002-03-13

Prince Karim Aga Khan on Tuesday said the West needs to improve its understanding of Islam and also recognise the issues that are agitating the mind of the Muslim Ummah. Prince Karim Aga Khan, who is on a visit to Pakistan, said this while talking to a group of editors.Aga Khan deliberated upon the various facets of US' understanding of Islam and lamented the bias against Islam in the West. Commenting on the post-Sept 11 developments, he emphasised the need for a better understanding of Islam and the issues perturbing the Muslim mind around the world by the West.

Aga Khan meets Jamali - 2003-05-04

Source: 
www.dawn.com/2003/05/04/top9.htm

The spiritual head of the Ismaili community, Prince Karim Aga Khan, currently visiting Pakistan, called on Prime Minister Mir Zafarullah Khan Jamali at the Prime Minister's House here on Saturday.According to a statement issued here Prince Karim Aga Khan and Prime Minister Jamali exchanged views on matters relating to the development projects undertaken by the Ismaili community in Pakistan.
The prime minister lauded the contribution being made by the community in the socio-economic development of the country, especially in the health and education sectors.

Aga Khan meets Musharraf - 2003-05-03

Source: 
www.dawn.com/2003/05/03/top9.htm

Spiritual leader of the Ismalli community, Prince Karim Aga Khan, called on President Gen Pervez Musharraf at the Aiwan-i-Sadr on Friday.Welcoming the Aga Khan, the president appreciated the various philanthropic and development projects undertaken in Pakistan at his initiative.
President Musharraf praised the keen personal interest of Aga Khan in health, education and other welfare projects in the social sector. The Aga Khan lauded the recent economic achievements of Pakistan, and said the country offers an investment-friendly climate.

Faisal calls on Prince Karim Aga Khan - 2005-12-07

Source: 
www.onlinenews.com.pk/details.php?id=90507

Minister for Kashmir Affairs and Northern Areas Makhdoom Syed Faisal Saleh Hayat called on spiritual leader of Ismaili community Prince Karim Aga Khan at Serena Hotel, here on Tuesday.
Faisal thanked Prince Karim Aga Khan for paying visit to Azad Kashmir to express solidarity with the earthquake victims.

The minister also thanked the prince for extending assistance for the quake victims.

Faisal Saleh Hayat lauded the development and welfare activities of Aga Khan Foundation in Northern Areas.

First Rs 11b HBL tranche after Eid - 2004-01-28

Source: 
www.dailytimes.com.pk/default.asp?page=story_28-1-2004_pg5_8

The Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development (AKFED) will pay Rs 11 billion, or 52% of the bid price, soon after Eid-ul-Azha as the first instalment to acquire management control of Habib Bank Limited (HBL) while the rest of the amount will be paid within the next two years, a senior official of the Privatisation Commission said here Tuesday.After the first instalment, the remaining amount of Rs 11.409 billion, or 51.85 percent, will be paid by the AKFED in two years along with a certain amount of mutually agreed mark-up, he added.

Musharraf For Peaceful Kashmir Solution - 2003-05-03

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www.paknews.com/flash.php?id=4&date1=2003-05-03

President General Pervez Musharraf said Friday that Pakistan stands for peaceful settlement of all issues with India including the core Kashmir dispute, is ready to enter into a dialogue and desires sincerity in this commitment.
'We seek peaceful resolution of all disputes and differences especially the core dispute over Jammu and Kashmir - we desire sincerity in this commitment - we on our part will demonstrate all our seriousness,' he stated at a banquet the President hosted in honour of Prince Karim Aga Khan, the spiritual head of Ismaili community.

Pakistan for peace with India: Musharraf - 2003-05-03

Source: 
www.hipakistan.com/en/detail.php?newsId=en24322&F_catID=&f_type=source

Islamabad ready for talks with Delhi at any time, anywhere; seeks ties of trust with Afghanistan; Aga Khan lauds Pak economic achievementsPresident General Pervez Musharraf said
Friday that Pakistan stands for peaceful settlement of all issues with India including the core issue of Kashmir. He said Islamabad is ready to enter into a dialogue with New Delhi and desires sincerity in this commitment.

President Musharraf and Aga Khan Launch the First MicroFinanceBank - 2002-03-11

His Highness the Aga Khan in conversation with President Pervez Musharraf.  2002-03-11
Source: 
akdn.org

President Pervez Musharraf today inaugurated The First MicroFinanceBank Ltd. in the presence of His Highness the Aga Khan, Imam of the Ismaili Muslims and Chairman of the Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development.
The Bank, the country?s first private financial institution dedicated to addressing the problems of endemic poverty, starts out with a capital of Rs.500 million contributed by the Aga Khan Rural Support Programme and the Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development

Aga Khan raising living standards in Northern Areas - 2003-10-16

Source: 
www.dailytimes.com.pk/default.asp?page=story_16-10-2003_pg7_43

Nestled amid the towering Himalaya, Hindukush and Karakoram ranges, communities in Pakistan?s Northern Areas have undergone a silent socio-economic upheaval in the past 20 years.
With $100 million, a development network headed by Prince Aga Khan, spiritual head of the Ismaelite sect, overhauled the region from a network of sleepy, marginalized communities in 1982 to a vibrant region boasting schools, healthcare, hydro-electric power schemes and even a micro-finance bank. The Northern Areas is home to 1.2 million people spread across 1,123 villages.

Aga Khan arrives - 2004-12-06

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Source: 
http://www.jang.com.pk/thenews/

Spiritual leader of the Ismailis Prince Karim Aga Khan arrived here on Sunday evening on a short visit. Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Makhdoom Khusro Bakhtiar and other government officials received the Aga Khan at the airport. During his visit the Aga Khan will meet Prime Minister Shaukat Aziz, Senate Chairman Muhammadmian Soomro and other federal ministers.

AKDN donates Rs30m - 2005-10-10

Source: 
www.dawn.com/2005/10/11/top16.htm

The Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) has announced an initial contribution of Rs30 million in support of the earthquake relief being provided by the government which will be matched by Habib Bank Limited with a further Rs30 million donation towards the President?s Emergency Relief Fund.
A press release issued on Monday also said that AKDN helicopters have been put at the disposal of the authorities to assist in humanitarian efforts.
CWS AID: The Church World Service-Pakistan/Afghanistan has chalked out a plan for rehabilitation of earthquake victims.

PakTribune - PRINCE AGA KHAN DUE ON DECEMBER 2 - 2003-11-29

Source: 
www.paktribune.com/news/index.php?id=46382

The spiritual leader of Ismaili community, Prince Karim Aga Khan would be visiting Pakistan on December 2. During the six-day tour, the Prince will meet President General Pervez Musharraf, Prime Minister Mir Zafarullah Khan Jamali and the Pakistani cabinet members.
The Prime Minister Jamali will host a luncheon in the honour of the visiting dignitary on December 3 whereas the visiting guest will attend the dinner hosted by the President Gen Musharraf on the very same night.

Business Recorder 2 - AGA KHAN TO SETUP BANK IN AFGHANISTAN - 2002-03-12

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www.brecorder.com

President General Pervez Musharraf on Monday inaugurated the country's first private financial institution, The First Micro-Finance Bank Ltd. The institution is dedicated to address the problems of endemic poverty, starting out with a capital of Rs 500 million contributed by the Aga Khan Rural Support Programme and the Aga Khan Foundation.

PakNews - PRINCE AGA KHAN MEETS MUSHARRAF, JAMALI - 2003-12-03

Source: 
www.paktribune.com/news/index.php?id=46812

Prince Karim Aga Khan, who is on a visit to Pakistan, Wednesday called on President General Pervez Musharraf and Prime Minister Mir Zafarullah Khan Jamali at Aiwan-e-Sadr and Prime Minister House to exchange views on a number of issues of mutual interest.
Prince Karim Aga Khan held detailed discussions with the President and the Prime Minister regarding investment cooperation in various fields especially in the telecommunications, financial, social and economic development sectors.

PakTribune with photo - AGA KHAN ARRIVES IN ISLAMABAD - 2003-12-03

Source: 
www.paktribune.com/news/index.php?id=46812

Spiritual head of Ismaili sect and Chief of Aga Khan Foundation Prince Karim Aga Khan arrived in Pakistan on Tuesday night on his visit to Pakistan. Minister for Water and Power Aftab Ahmad Khan Sherpa as well as other senior officers welcomed him at the airport.Amid tight security the Prince was escorted to President's House where he would stay tonight.
He would meet Prime Minister Mir Zaffarullah Khan Jamali on Wednesday (today).

PakTribune 3 - PRINCE AGA KHAN MEETS MUSHARRAF, JAMALI - 2003-12-03

Source: 
www.paktribune.com/news/index.php?id=46812

His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan, Spiritual Leader of the Shia Ismaili Muslims, President General Pervez Musharraf & Prime Minister Mir Zafarullah Khan Jamali standing solemn silent in the respect of National Anthem at a reception, hosted by President in the honour of Prince at President House.ISLAMABAD - The spiritual leader of the Ismaili community, Prince Karim Aga Khan held separate meetings with President General Pervez Musharraf and Prime Minister Mir Zafarullah Khan Jamali here on Wednesday.

Pak News - PAK REPRESENTS AN ATTRACTIVE DESTINATION FOR INVESTMENT - 2003-12-04

Source: 
www.paknews.com/flash.php?id=15&date1=2003-12-04

His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan has stated that Pakistan represents an attractive destination for investment and Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development intends to expand its operations in financial services, telecommunications and tourism business.
This was stated by the distinguish guest during his meeting with Finance Minister, Shaukat Aziz here on Wednesday. He stated that Pakistan has tremendous potential as a Tourist destination particularly in the Northern Areas as well as along the coast line around Gawadar and these should be developed to attract tourists from all over the world.

International - The News - KASHMIR IN FOCUS - 2003-05-09

Source: 
jang.com.pk/thenews/may2003-daily/21-05-2003/main/main8.htm

President General Pervez Musharraf on Tuesday said Pakistan welcomed the recent thaw in relations with India, reiterating the country stands for peace in the region.
'Pakistan stands for peace in South Asia and the peaceful resolution of all outstanding issues with India including the core issue of Kashmir through a meaningful dialogue based on sovereign equality,' President Musharraf told top commanders who participated in the day-long 85th Corps Commanders Conference at General Headquarters (GHQ). He said Pakistan would never sideline the Kashmir issue.


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