Senator Mushahid Hussain Sayed

Mushahid Hussain Sayed is a journalist, geo-strategist, politician, and an avid writer and reader. Born in Sialkot, Mushahid was raised in a family of five siblings. His father, Col (r) Amjad Hussain Sayed, was a prominent veteran of the Pakistan struggle and a recipient of the gold medal from the Prime Minister in 1997 for his outstanding services. His mother, Sameen Sayed, belonged to an eminent old family of Lahore and was also an activist in the Pakistan Movement. Hailing from a middle-class background, Mushahid was raised in a progressive and forward looking atmosphere, where quality education and hard work were of central focus. Read More

6th Think Tanks Forum of the Islamic Countries


Senator Mushahid Hussain's Speech

Islamabad Trilateral Dialogue Inaugural Session

Senator Mushahid Hussain Sayed Speech at Senate Session on January 6, 2015

Senator Mushahid Hussain Sayed Speech at Senate Session on January 6, 2015

Senator Mushahid Hussain Sayed Speech on December 26, 2014

Senator Mushahid Hussain Sayed Speech on December 26, 2014

Books by Mushahid

Latest News

Mushahid Hussain re-elected as Chairman, Senate Defence Committee, says Committee will promote civil-military harmony, condemns crime against humanity in Karachi.Islamabad, May 13, 2015:  Senator Mushahid Hussain Sayed was unanimously re-elected as Chairman of the Senate Defence Committee at a meeting of members of the Committee held at Parliament House today.  His name was proposed by Senator Col. (R) Syed Tahir Hussain Mashhadi of MQM and seconde Read More

Senator Mushahid Hussain condoles envoys deaths in chopper tragedyIslamabad: May 8, 2015. (PCP) Senator MushahidHussainSayed has offered condolences to victims' families after a fatal helicopter crash in Naltar area of Gilgit, in which the envoys of Norway and Philippines along with wives of Ambassadors of Malaysia and Indonesia were killed, while the envoys o Read More

Chinese President Xi Jinping confers Islamabad ,April 21: Senator Mushahid Hussain, Chairman of the Pakistan China Institute, was conferred with the "Five Principles of Peaceful Co-existence Friendship Award" by Chinese President Xi Jinping during a simple but elegant ceremony. President Mamnoon Hussain was also present on th Read More

Mushahid elected Co-Chairman of think tank 'Research and Development International'Islamabad / Haikou, (Hainan Island, China), April 18: On the eve of President Xi Jinping's visit to Pakistan, a 3-day conference in the picturesque Chinese island of Hainan decided to launch a new Joint Pakistan-China Think Tank dedicated solely to research and development of the China-Pakistan Read More

Mushahid lauds President Xi's proposal for dialogue among Asian Civilisations Islamabad (March 29, 2015): Chairman Pakistan-China Institute Senator Mushahid Hussain Sayed signing MoU with a visiting delegation from the China World Peace Foundation, a prominent Chinese NGO, led by its Chairman, Dr Li Ruo Hong, to seek mutual cooperation on culture, environment and regional con Read More

Mushahid terms Al Shifa Trust Eye Hospital founder, Lt Gen Jehandad Khan, as 'role model' for his contributions, on Al-Shifa DayRawalpindi (March 28, 2015): Senator Mushahid Hussain termed it as 'heartening' that private sector initiatives like Al Shifa Trust Eye Hospital were serving suffering humanity, acknowledging its founder, the late Lt Gen Jehandad Khan as a 'role model' worthy of emulation, who put co Read More

Pak-Turkish expanding friendship backed by historical links: Mushahid Hussain ISLAMABAD: Chairman Senate's Defence Committee Senator Mushahid Hussain Syed said here Wednesday that robust and special bond of friendship between Pakistan and Turkey was nurtured by expression of solidarity of its founding fathers even before Pakistan came into being.

He was speaking Read More

Pakistan-China Institute to host next session of 'World Islamic Forum'Islamabad (March 8, 2015): Advisor to Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs and National Security Sartaj Aziz delivering the keynote address, during the 6th Tank Tanks Forum of Islamic Countries, here on Sunday.

Islamabad, March 09: Pakistan-China Institute to host next session Read More

Islamic World Istanbul Awards “The Islamic World Istanbul Awards”, will be given this year for the first time, in order to promote and honour the successful people and institutions which are strenghtening the depth and integration of Islamic World’s vision.

Prizes will be awarded Read More

President launches '6th Think Tanks Forum of Islamic Countries' on 7th Senator Mushahid Hussain Sayed on Thursday announced that for the first time in Pakistan, the two-day ‘Think Tanks Forum of the Islamic Countries’ would be held on March 7-8, in Islamabad, under the joint auspices of Pakistan-China Institute (PCI), the Turkish Asian Centre for Strategic Read More

6th Think Tanks Forum of the Islamic Countries Islamabad, March 5: Senator Mushahid Hussain Sayed has announced that for the first time in Pakistan, the two-day 'Think Tanks Forum of the Islamic Countries' would be held on March 7-8, in Islamabad, under the joint auspices of the Pakistan-China Institute (PCI), the Turkish Asian Center fo Read More

Funds approved for broadcast of Senate proceedings ISLAMABAD: Senate Finance Committee on Wednesday approved funds for broadcasting Senate proceedings and Standing Committees through Webcasting and a dedicated FM radio.

In addition the Finance Committee also approved financial and human resources for the think-tank, Senate Forum for Policy Read More

Regional affairs: Talking foreign policy on the road to China LAHORE: Lahore Literary Festival’s panel talk Do All Roads Lead to China? covered a variety of themes, including the roles played by China and the United States, lack of knowledge in Pakistan about China and the dynamic between Pakistan, China and the United States.

Th Read More

Pakistan, Iran, China top three victims of cyber warfare: MushahidIslamabad, Feb19 : Chairman of Senate Defence Committee, Senator Mushahid Hussain, has said Pakistan's importance was evident from the revelations of Edward Snowden who had exposed the U.S. National Security Agency spying on various countries in which the top three victims were Pakistan, Iran an Read More

Chairman, Pakistan-China Institute, Senator Mushahid Hussain sends new year greetings to Chinese people XIN NIAN KUAI LE  , Happy New Year

"Let me send my best wishes to all the Chinese people around the global who are now celebrating the Chinese New Year 2015, the year of goat, the gentle and compassionate, expressed Chairman, Pakistan-China Institute, Senator Mus Read More

Senator Mushahid Hussain meets Chinese Foreign Minister Wang YiIslamabad, Feb 15: Chairman, Pakistan-China Institute, Senator Mushahid Hussain met Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi at the Pakistan-China Friendship Center Islamabad on Friday on the side lines of a launching ceremony marking the 2015 Pakistan-China Year of Friendly Exchanges.

During the Read More

China-Pakistan-Afghanistan the anti-terror tripodSpeakers urge need for joint efforts for peace and development in the region

“Soft power is the more effective and efficient concept in contemporary global politics because of its endurance and sustainability. Hard power, however, is less useful today as the global system changes in Read More

Germany backs efforts to bring Afghanistan closer to Pakistan, ChinaISLAMABAD: Deputy Secretary General and Head of European and International Cooperation of Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS) Dr Gerhard Wahler said that Germany would support all efforts to bring the people of Pakistan, China and Afghanistan closer to ensure a long-term stable future for the region, add Read More

Book on China, Afghanistan, Pakistan to be launched today ISLAMABAD: Senate Standing Committee on Defence, under the chairmanship of Senator Mushahid Hussain Sayed, will hold launching ceremony of the “Post-Conference Book” of the “Islamabad Trilateral Dialogue: China-Afghanistan-Pakistan”, in collaboration with the Pakistan-China I Read More