FPCCI organizes 43rd Export Award

The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) organized 43rd FPCCI Export Award Ceremony at Governor House Karachi which was graced by the President of Pakistan Dr. Arif Alvi and attended by Mr. Azarakhsh Haifizi President ECO-CCI, Mr. Mustafa Rifat Hisarciklioglu President of TOBB, Sheikh Yoused Khalawi Secretary General Islamic Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture (ICCIA) and foreign delegates from Qatar, Turkey, Afghanistan, Iran, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Palestine, Maldives, Kuwait, Egypt, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan etc which was significant part of the trophy.

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PM attends briefing on privatization

Prime Minister Imran Khan received a briefing on privatization, in Islamabad yesterday. The meeting was attended by Minister for Privatization Mr. Muhammadmian Soomro, Adviser to PM on Finance Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh, SAPM on Information & Broadcasting Dr. Firdous Ashiq Awan, SAPM Sayed Zulfiqar Abbas Bukhari, SAPM Mr.

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Pakistan’s liquid foreign reserves increased

The total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$15,502.4 million on 08-November-2019.The break-up of the foreign reserves position is as under:-

Foreign reserves held by the State Bank of Pakistan : US$ 8,397.3 million

Net foreign reserves held by commercial banks : US$ 7,105.1 million

Total liquid foreign reserves              : US$ 15,502.4 million


During the week ending 08-November-2019, SBP’s reserves increased by US$40 million to US$8,397.3 million.

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Ambassador Ali J. Siddiqui talks about politico-economic discourse on Pakistan

Oxford University hosted a discussion on Pakistan’s relationship with the United States and its investment potential with Ambassador Ali J. Siddiqui, Pakistan’s Ambassador At-Large for Foreign Investment and former Ambassador to the United States.

The event hosted with Ambassador Siddiqui is a part of a series of talks designed to build cross-cultural dialogue and awareness by the Oxford South Asian Society.

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PPL clinches top award for corporate philanthropy

Muneer Kamal Jadun, GMCS of Pakistan Petroleum Ltd (right) receives the top award for corporate philanthropy conferred on Pakistan Petroleum Limited by Honourable President of Pakistan Dr. Arif Alvi (centre). The award ceremony was arranged by Pakistan Centre for Philathropy (PCP) on November 7, 2019 in Islamabad and based on their prestigious annual corporate philanthropy survey for 2018.

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