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President Mamnoon Hussain was born on December 23, 1940 at Agra, British India. He migrated to Pakistan in 1949 with his entire family.

Mr. Mamnoon Hussain received his education in Karachi. He did his B.Com (Hons.) from Karachi University in 1963, and then joined the prestigious Institute of Business Administration (IBA), Karachi from where he completed his M.B.A. in 1965.He joined his father’s factory on completion of his education. Later, he shifted to textile business.
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President Mamnoon Hussain on Thursday said that there were numerous opportunities for social and economic development. 14/12/17
the member states of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) and urged the countries to enrich cooperation in the infrastructure.
President Mamnoon Hussain has said that Islamic Ummah has given a highly effective and appropriate response to the new situation arising in Palestine which would help to resolve the Palestine issue. 14/12/17
The President said this while talking to the outgoing Turkish Ambassador S. Babur Girgin who called on him here at the Aiwan-e-Sadr, Islamabad on Thursday.
President Mamnoon Hussain has said that road network of Pak-China Economic Corridor will soon be completed . 13/12/17
He added that full-fledged activities will start at the Gwadar Port in the near future .
While strongly condemning the terrorist attack on military convoy in North Waziristan. 12/12/17
He prayed for eternal peace of the departed souls of Second Lieutenant Abdul Moeed and Sepoy Basharat who embraced martyrdom.
President Mamnoon Hussain has said that eradication of corruption echoes in the voice of the Pakistani nation and the Government of Pakistan 8/12/17
He added the tradition of fulfilling the requirements of justice should be promoted by discouraging practice of hurling blame and accusations without evidence and rule of law should be maintained.
President Mamnoon Hussain has said that Prince Karim Aga Khan is rendering invaluable services for global peace and stability, brotherhood, tolerance. 8/12/17
The President said this while talking to Prince Karim Aga Khan, who alongwith his daughter Princess Zahra Aga Khan and a delegation called on him at the Aiwan-e-Sadr.
President Mamnoon Hussain has called upon health professionals to prepare workable models for the provision of basic health facilities in the backward areas of the country. 7/12/17
President Mamnoon Hussain has called upon health professionals to prepare workable models for the provision of basic health facilities in the backward areas of the country.
President Mamnoon Hussain has said that Pakistan strongly condemns the recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel by the United States. 7/12/17
He added that it will have a negative impact on the peace and stability of the region.
President Mamnoon Hussain has emphasized that every individual of the society must realize that his fate can only be decided through his vote. 7/12/17
He added that it is necessary that apart from making electoral process functional, fast and transparent, sanctity of the vote should be ingrained in the minds of children from early age
First Lady Begum Mehmooda Mamnoon Hussain on Sunday said that vibrant nations get actively engaged with contemporary cultures to keep themselves abreast with new trends and learn good things from others to develop their own societies. 3/12/17
Addressing at the annual charity bazaar of Pakistan Foreign Office Women’s Association (PFOWA) at Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
President Mamnoon Hussain on Saturday called upon the intelligentsia of the country to join their heads to build a national counter-terrorism. 2/12/17
Addressing the annual International Seerat Conference held by Ministry of Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony in connection with Eid Milad-un-Nabi (PBUH).
President Mamnoon Hussain has strongly condemned the terrorist attack in Peshawar. 1/12/17
President Mamnoon Hussain has strongly condemned the terrorist attack in Peshawar.
President Mamnoon Hussain Saturday reposed his confidence in the young segment of society and said that he believed, the youth with the blessings of Almighty Allah and unwavering commitment would confront the huge challenges and would not rest till the country reaches to its true destination. 25/11/17
The president said Pakistan was a great blessing of Almighty Allah for the Muslims of the subcontinent as its peoples had resolved to make it an exemplary country
President Mamnoon Hussain on Friday said that the government would soon start the refund of taxes to the traders to enhance their trust in the government institutions enabling them to pay more taxes for public welfare projects 24/11/17
Talking to a traders’ delegation led by Malik Umar Din here at Aiwan-e-Sadr, the president said infrastructure of Karachi’s industrial zone would be improved so that the investors could invest their capital more.
President Mamnoon Hussain on Friday said effective measures were being taken to curb smoking, which besides other reasons was one of the major causes of heart diseases. 24/11/17
He, however, added that in addition to the government efforts the people should also change their lifestyle and improve their food for the prevention of heart and other ailments.
While expressing deep grief and sorrow at the martyrdom of Major Ishaq President Mamnoon Hussain said that he embraced martyrdom to achieve a great objective which is the elimination of terrorism. 22/11/17
He added that the sacrifice of Major Ishaq for his beloved country will not go in vain.
President Mamnoon Hussain has said that professional skills of the teachers should also be improved besides increasing the number of students. 21/11/17
The President said this while talking to the Chairman, National Commission for Human Development, Mrs Razina Alam Khan. Federal Minister for Education and Professional Training.
President Mamnoon Hussain has strongly condemned the terrorist attack in Quetta in which a police officer along-with his family members embraced martyrdom. 15/11/17
While expressing heartfelt condolences to the bereaved families the President stated that the attack on police and civilians is cowardly act which cannot be tolerated
President Mamnoon Hussain has said that United States efforts to prop up India as a major power of the region can seriously jeopardize the peace in this region15/11/17
He emphasized that Kashmir issue is the major obstacle in the restoration of peace in the region and without its resolution peace in the region would remain a dream.
President Mamnoon Hussain on Tuesday said the Government accorded high priority to the study of science and technology. 14/11/17
Addressing at 5th International Conference on Aerospace Science & Engineering here at Institute of Space Technology.
President Mamnoon Hussain on Monday accorded his approval for grant of financial support to the deserving artists from across the country out of the Federal Government Artists Welfare Fund 13/11/17
He also directed for making special arrangements for the treatment of the ailing artists under the Prime Minister’s health programme.
President Mamnoon Hussain on Monday said Pakistan values its relations with Saudi Arabia and both the countries always supported each other at difficult times. 13/11/17
The president was talking to ambassador of Saudi Arabia to Pakistan Nawaf Saeed Ahmad Al-Maliki, who called on him at the Aiwan e Sadr.
Member Council of Islamic Ideology Allah Bakhsh Kalyar called on President Mamnoon Hussain here at Aiwan-e-Sadr. 10/11/17
The President congratulated him on his appointment as member of the Council of Islamic Ideology.
President Mamnoon Hussain on Friday expressed deep grief over the demise of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah’s daughter Dina Wadia. 3/11/17
In his message to Nusli Wadia, the son of late Dina Wadia and the family, the president said the whole nation felt their distress and shared their grief.
Envoys designate of Oman, Netherlands, Mauritius, France and Denmark presented their credentials to President Mamnoon Hussain. 1/11/17
Envoys designate of Oman, Netherlands, Mauritius, France and Denmark presented their credentials to President Mamnoon Hussain on Wednesday during credentials ceremony at the Aiwan-e-Sadr
President Mamnoon Hussain has said that Sri Lanka is the closest friend of Pakistan and stressed the need to further enhance trade relations between the two countries. 31/10/17
The President said this while talking to the High Commissioner-designate of Pakistan to Sri Lanka Maj. Gen. ® Shahid Ahmed Hashmat who called on him here at Aiwan-e-sadr on Tuesday.
President Mamnoon Hussain has said that unprecedented development is being undertaken in Pakistan in various sectors including health, education, economy and agriculture by utilizing Telecommunication technology which is resulting in further progress and economic stability of the country. 30/10/17
The President said this while talking to the President and CEO of Telenor Group Sigve Brekke who along with his delegation called on him at the Aiwan-e-Sadr, Islamabad on Monday.
The President of Pakistan has conferred upon Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi, Nishan-e-Imtiaz (Military); one of the highest Military honours of the country, during an impressive ceremony held at Aiwan-e-Sadr Islamabad today. 30/10/17
The Military Award has been conferred upon the Naval Chief in recognition of his long meritorious services, exceptionally commendable performance and inspirable devotion to duty.
Spokesman of the President House on Thursday contradicted a news item appeared in daily Express saying that President Mamnoon Hussain, in his Wednesday's address in Bannu, said nothing about the foreign debts taken by the current government as mentioned in the news story. 19/10/17
The president did not also mention any volume of the foreign debt by the current government during 2013 to 2017.
President Mamnoon Hussain has said that bilateral relations between Pakistan and Saudi Arabia will further expand and deepen with each passing day. 19/10/17
He stated that both countries are linked together in historical, religious and cultural relations and the people of the two countries enjoy sincere fraternal relations.
President Mamnoon Hussain on Wednesday said that political stability was pre-requisite for sustainable economic progress, development, prosperity. 18/10/17
The President was addressing students, parents and faculty members of the 2nd Convocation of the University of Science and Technology Bannu (USTB) where he conferred degrees and gold medals on 117 students and position holders in a impressive function here .
President Mamnoon Hussain has said that universities and other educational institutions play an important role in the economic development of the country. 06/10/17
The President said this while talking to the Chancellor of Riphah International University Mr. Hasan Muhammad Khan and Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Anis Ahmad who called on him at the Aiwan-e-Sadr, Islamabad on Friday.
President stresses effective national security strategy to address internal, external threats. 13/10/17
President Mamnoon Hussain on Friday said that region's situation had cast deep impact on the country's political, social and economic matters and called for devising effective strategies on national security to address internal and external threats.
First Lady Begum Mahmooda Mamnoon Hussain on Thursday emphasized for bringing an end to hypocrisy and falsehood. 12/10/17
Addressing the students of Islamabad Model School for Girls at Aiwan-e-Sadr, the first lady said the main reason behind prostrating before Allah was to offer thanks to Him for his blessings of making us as the noblest creature besides consecrating us with Islam.
President Mamnoon Hussain has directed COMSTECH to expedite the implementation of decisions taken during the OIC Summit in Astana. 11/10/17
The President, who is also the Chairman of COMSTECH, said this during a briefing by the Coordinator General of COMSTECH, Dr. Shoukat Hameed here at the Aiwan-e-Sadr, Islamabad on Wednesday.
President Mamnoon Hussain has said that Pakistan and China have witnessed historic expansion and depth in their bilateral relations during the last four years . 05/10/17
The President stated that this period will always be remembered as a golden era of Pak-China relations...
President Mamnoon Hussain has strongly condemned the terrorist attack at Dargah Fatehpur in Jhal Magsi district of Balochistan on Thursday. 05/10/17
The President prayed for the eternal peace of the departed souls and grant of courage to the bereaved families to bear this irreparable loss.
Outgoing Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah, NI (M) paid a farewell call on President Mamnoon Hussain here at Aiwan-e-Sadr, Islamabad on Thursday. 05/10/17
The President has said that the professional manner in which Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah carried out his responsibilities as the Chief of Naval Staff has not only strengthened our Naval Defense it has also increased the confidence of the people on Pakistan Navy.
Today's Pakistan carried a better image of improved law and order and economic situation as compared to the Pakistan of year 2013: President Mamoon Hussain. 28/9/17
Addressing the convocation of National Textile University (NTU) here at Jinnah Convention Centre, the President said the undeterred commitment of Pakistani nation and the government along with joint efforts of State institutions had resulted in overall improved situation.
Begum Mehmooda Mamnoon stresses upon adherence to basic moral values. 26/9/17
First Lady Begum Mehmooda Mamnoon Hussain Tuesday stressed upon students to fine‑tune their lives by strictly adhering to basic moral values without which a society could not aspire accomplishment, rather in their absence, it could head towards anarchy.
Armed forces fully capable of tackling all challenges: President . 25/9/17
President Mamnoon Hussain said on Monday that Armed forces were capable of tackling any type of challenges.
President urges corporate sector to help uplift education sector to modern trends. 22/9/17
:President Mamnoon Hussain Friday emphasized the corporate sector to strive for bringing the education sector at par with modern trends by exploiting its experiences and observations besides urging the universities to focus on the applied research to achieve real progress.
President Mamnoon Hussain has said that emphasis should be laid on increasing the bilateral trade between Pakistan and Switzerland and attracting Swiss investment in Pakistan.21/9/17
: President Mamnoon Hussain has said that emphasis should be laid on increasing the bilateral trade between Pakistan and Switzerland and attracting Swiss investment in Pakistan.
President Mamnoon Hussain has said that establishment of IT University in Rawalpindi will further accelerate the process of social and economic development and foreign investment in the education sector will be appreciated.19/9/17
The President said this while talking to a delegation of foreign investors who called on him at the Awian-e-Sadr, Islamabad on Tuesday.
President Mamnoon Hussain on Monday returned home after concluding his three-day official visit to Turkmenistan.18/9/17
Earlier at the Ashgabat International Airport. the President was seen off by Turkeminstan’s Deputy Prime Minister Dadebay Amangeldiyev.
President Mamnoon Hussain Gwadar port lucrative for Tajikistan’s import, export 17/9/17
ASHGABAT, Turkmenistan, Sep 17 (APP): President Mamnoon Hussain on Sunday said Pakistan offered excellent opportunities to Tajikistan for its imports and exports through Gwadar port and invited the country to benefit from the trade route of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).
President Mamnoon Hussain on Sunday attended the opening ceremony of 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games (AIMAG) 17/9/17
The 130-member Pakistani sports contingent waving green national flags passed through the stadium as the country took pride with participation of its 13-year-old female swimmer Jahan Ara Nabi, the youngest athlete of the event.
President Mamnoon invites Bosnian investors to Pakistan 10/9/17
President Mamnoon Hussain Sunday invited the businessmen and investors from Bosnia and Herzegovina to invest their capital in Pakistan as both the countries agreed to launch joint economic projects.
President suggests OIC states to launch joint projects in banking, modern sciences 10/9/17
President Mamnoon Hussain Sunday proposed the members of the Organizations of the Islamic Cooperation Organization (OIC) to launch multilateral joint projects in the fields of space technology, banking, astronomy, glaciology and water management.
President Mamnoon urges Muslim world to gain self‑sufficiency in all development sectors.
President Mamnoon Hussain Sunday urged the Muslim world to gain self‑sufficiency in all fields of modern science which could put it back on track of progress and prosperity .
President Mamnoon Hussain and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan Saturday unanimously believed that Afghan issue could not be resolved without Pakistan.
President Mamnoon Hussain and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan Saturday unanimously believed that Afghan issue could not be resolved without Pakistan, calling for recognition of country's efforts for peace and against terrorism. .
Pakistan, Kazakhstan agree to execute joint energy,communication, defence projects.09/09/17
Pakistan and Kazakhstan Saturday agreed to execute joint projects in the fields of defence, energy and communication to widen the bilateral cooperation. The agreement was reached during a meeting between President Mamnoon Hussain and Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Bakytzhan Sagintayev who arrived at President's residence for one-on-one meeting here.
President Mamnoon in Kazakhstan to attend OIC Summit on science, technology.09/09/17
President Mamnoon Hussain arrived here on a four-day official visit to attend the first summit of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation(OIC) on science and technology. .
President Mamnoon Hussain on Wednesday said the office of Auditor General of Pakistan is important in promoting transparency and national progress. 30-08-17
President Mamnoon Hussain on Wednesday said the office of Auditor General of Pakistan is important in promoting transparency and national progress. The President stated this in a meeting with Auditor General of Pakistan Javaid Jehangir who called on him, here at the Aiwan-e-Sadr.
President Mamnoon Hussain Saturday urged the students of Gilgit Baltistan to equip themselves with the latest education and serve the nation by utilizing all their capabilities and energies. 26-08-17
President Mamnoon Hussain Saturday urged the students of Gilgit Baltistan to equip themselves with the latest education and serve the nation by utilizing all their capabilities and energies.
President Mamnoon Hussain has said that Switzerland is a friend and an important trade and investment partner 18-08-17
President Mamnoon Hussain has said that Switzerland is a friend and an important trade and investment partner of Pakistan adding that Pakistan greatly values its relations with Switzerland, which are based on mutual trust, amity and cooperation.
President Mamnoon Hussain has appreciated the efforts of the Government for eradication of polio virus 17-08-17
President Mamnoon Hussain has appreciated the efforts of the Government for eradication of polio virus which is evident from the fact that only three cases of polio have been reported this year. The President hoped that Pakistan will soon get rid of polio owing to successful continuation of polio eradication drive.
Turkish whirling dervish dancers, local singers mesmerize 15-08-17
President Mamnoon Hussain has said that all possible measures will be taken to promote religious harmony in the country adding that in this regard.
Natioanl minorities day ceremony 11-08-17
President Mamnoon Hussain has said that all possible measures will be taken to promote religious harmony in the country adding that in this regard
ISLAMABAD, Aug 10 (APP): President Mamnoon Hussain Thursday expressed grief over the demise of Dr Ruth Pfau.
Lauding the unforgettable services of late Dr Pfau for the elimination of leprosy from Pakistan, he said she left her country and made Pakistan her homeland just to serve the humanity.
Country's prosperity linked with Balochistan's uplift, 09-08-2017
QUETTA, Aug 9 (APP): President Mamnoon Hussain on Wednesday said the future of Balochistan was bright as the country's prosperity was linked with the province's development and progress.
Oath taking ceremony of Cabinet, 04-08-2017
President Mamnoon Hussain administered the oath of office to 27 Federal Ministers and 16 Ministers of State at an impressive and dignified ceremony
Press Release - President's Secretariat on 24-7-2017
President Mamnoon Hussain on Monday expressed grief and sorrow over Lahore blast in which precious lives were lost.
Oath taking Ceremony - Federal Ombudsman 21-7-2017
President Mamnoon Hussain has administered the oath of office to Syed Tahir Shahbaz as Wafaqi Mohtasib (Ombudsman)
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