JINNAH chair to be Established at London School of Economics !


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The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) is considering establishing a ‘Jinnah Chair’ at the institute in recognition of the achievements of the founder of Pakistan, Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah.LSE Director Professor Craig Calhoun on Tuesday informed Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif that they are considering establishing the ‘Jinnah Chair’ at the institute.Expressing gratitude to the head of LSE for the gesture, the prime minister said, “Pakistani government will encourage and welcome partnerships of LSE with local universities.”

Appreciating the overall improved situation in Pakistan, the LSR director said that they see a new-found hope in Pakistan, which was not there a few years ago. “We see improved security and much better economy in Pakistan. The improved security environment and positive economic indicators have contributed towards building a positive image of Pakistan”, said Professor Craig Calhoun.Offering to share experiences with Pakistan, Professor Craig Calhoun further said that LSE will extend help to parliamentarians. “We want to help Pakistan in producing economist leaders for policy making.”

AFP

 

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