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Official Name: Islamic Republic of Pakistan
Capital: Islamabad
Provinces: 5 (Balochistan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Punjab, Sindh, and Gilgit Baltistan)
Area: 796,095 Square Kilometers
Population: 180 million Approximately
Geography: Located in South Asia bordering India in east; China in North; Afghanistan in Northwest; Iran in Southwest; and Indian Ocean in South
Land Boundaries: 6,774 Kilometers
Coastline: 1,046 Kilometers
Independence: August 14, 1947
Religion: Muslims 95 percent (Sunni 75 percent, Shia 20 percent), Christian, Hindu, and Parsi 5 percent
Official Language: Urdu
Government: Federal Republic
Traditional Food: Biryani(Rice with Chicken) Mutton Karahi with wheat bread (bread or nan), Chapal kabab,Seekh kabab
Legal System: Based on Common English Law with provisions of having Pakistan a status of an Islamic state
Work Days: Monday through Saturday
Financial Year: Starts from July 1 and ends on June 30 every year
Climate: Mostly hot with monsoon season from July through September, Arctic in North
Natural Resources: Pakistan has extensive natural gas resources, limited petroleum, coal, iron, copper, salt, and limestone

Ana C.

Surraiya Bano

I am Surraiya Bano, and I was born in Khyber Hunza, Pakistan. I got my early education at Sost Hunza. Then, I received a scholarship from Agha Khan Education Service. Then, I moved to another village to join college (FG GIRLS COLLEGE KARIMABAD HUNZA). It was difficult to further my education. So again, I applied for a scholarship, and earned it.

After that I came to Rawalpindi, Pakistan and did my graduation in commerce from Rawal Pindi College of Commerce (RCC). I also did an internship in Serena hotel in the Audit Department. Then, I started my professional life as an accountant at AL Rahim Multi-Purpose Cooperative Society Gilgit. I worked there for three years before earning a big opportunity to come to the USA through the Community College Initiative Program.

Ana C.

Mustafa Hayat

Hello, my name is Mustafa Hayat, and I am from Pakistan. I am a young professional, who holds a Master´s degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing. I have 4 years extensive job experience in the field of sales and marketing. I worked as a manager, marketing in a leading media group of Pakistan. I have expertise in problem-solving and unique creative solutions towards advertising-related issues.

As far as hobbies and interest, I am interested in networking, surfing the internet, eating traditional food, exploring new places and hanging out with friends. My biggest goal in life is to achieve a top management position in a good corporation before I enter my 30´s.

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