Pakistan calls for concrete actions against the rising tide of Islamophobia

Pakistan has reiterated its call for strengthening the legal and judicial framework for addressing the rising phenomenon of Islamophobia and hate crimes against Muslims globally. Addressing the 5th International Seminar of the OIC Independent Human Rights Commission (IPHRC) on Islamophobia held on 17-18 October 2018 at Istanbul, Turkey, Pakistan’s Ambassador in Turkey, Mr.

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In Memory of Hakim Mohammed Said a 3-day Book & Literary Fair

On the occasion of 21st martyrdom day, October 17, 2018 of Shaheed Hakim Mohammed Said a 3-day Book and Literary Fair from 16 to 18 October; Discussion on his life and achievements; contribution in development of education; programs of arts and dramas were held in his memory on the same 3 days at Bait al-Hikmah Library, Hamdard University, Madinat al-Hikmah, Karachi.

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Unlimited investment opportunities lie in Gwader.: Mian Zahid Hussain

President Pakistan Businessmen and wad Forum (PBIF), President AKIA, Senior Vice Chairman of the Businessmen Panel of FPCCI and former provincial minister, Mian Zahid Hussain on Wednesday said Gwader port started in March 2002 brought hopes of Gwader’s development and to develop Gwader on modern lines, Gwader Development Authority has been established in October 2003 which adopted proper town planning regulations.

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PTCL holds Eco-Hike at Trail 3

Pakistan Telecommunications Company Limited (PTCL) organized Eco Hike for its employees with the commitment to collect garbage along the way and contribute to the cleanliness of Trail 3 in Islamabad. PTCL is proud of all the volunteers, who participated enthusiastically in this activity, and performed their civic duty diligently.

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Jazz digital conference launches breakthrough policy report

Following the full-day digital policy conference called Accelerate to a Digital State, Jazz, Pakistan’s largest digital telecommunication company, released a sector report on a digital policy framework for the Government of Pakistan. This sector report laid out in-depth transformational recommendations on agriculture, health and education.

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KCCI denounces RD on 570 items urges review

President Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KCCI) Junaid Esmail Makda, while denouncing the imposition of Regulatory Duty on 570 items, stated that this step would terribly hit the common man due to exorbitant upsurge in prices of many imported items being widely used in every household of the country and would also affect the local production as the RD list carries numerous raw materials and industrial inputs as well.

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Uber launches Caller Anonymization as part of a new Safety Toolkit for riders and drivers

Uber to double down on safety and roll out Safety Toolkit for riders and drivers across 38 countries from Europe to Pakistan

Features to include Safety Center, Trusted Contacts, Share Trip, emergency assistance button and caller anonymization

Uber has announced the new Safety Toolkit which, over the next few weeks, will be rolled out to the millions of riders, drivers and couriers using the app across Europe, Middle East, Africa and Pakistan.

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100 textile mills to reopen given to incentives for textile sector: Mian Zahid Hussain

President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF), President AKIA, Senior Vice Chairman of the Businessmen Panel of FPCCI and former provincial minister, Mian Zahid Hussain on Monday said that Panama Leaks became a reason of political instability in the Country which has drawn worst impacts on the economic situation causing the 13 years higher GDP growth rate of 5.8 percent to only 3 percent for the current fiscal year as expected by the IMF.

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IndiGo begins new daily flights to Abu Dhabi International Airport

Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) today welcomed the IndiGo’s inaugural flight to and from India, commencing daily flights that connect the UAE capital with Cochin International Airport (COK) and Calicut International Airport (CCJ). IndiGo is amongst the fastest growing low-cost carriers in the world, bringing a simple philosophy of low-cost fares, on-time flights and a courteous, hassle-free travel experience.

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