KATI demands refunds release

President of Korangi Association of Trade & Industry (KATI) Tariq Malik, Senior Vice President Salman Aslam and Vice President Junaid Naqi demanded to issue Custom Drawback Duty and tax refund. It was also said that to resolve this long awaited issue, whatever strategy would be finalized by business community , KATI will stand by it, in a statement released by KATI.

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DP World Chairman & Dominican Republic President discuss strategy to attract foreign investment

DP World Group Chairman and CEO Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem met with Dominican Republic President Danilo Medina recently to discuss the expansion of the global trade enabler’s Caucedo port operations, including its logistics park and quay side facilities. During their meeting in Caucedo, discussions focused on a growth plan that would attract more foreign investment to the country.

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Businessmen Group, KCCI to celebrate 20 Years of Public Service today

The Businessmen Group and the Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KCCI) will celebrate 20 years of “Public Service” to the Business and Industrial Community and Karachiites at a captivating and glittering ceremony today (Friday, October 13, 2017) at Baradari. According to a statement issued, the Celebration will be attended by Chief Minister Sindh Syed Murad Ali Shah along with his entire Cabinet whereas prominent dignitaries, top government functionaries, heads of law enforcing agencies, and members of diplomatic corps will also be present on the occasion.

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Ashar Haleem Qureshi new Chairman of APCNGA

Noted businessman of the energy sector Ashar Haleem Qureshi has been elected unopposed as Chairman of the All Pakistan CNG Association (APCNGA) for the year 2017-18. Mr. Qureshi hails from Rawalpindi and he has been working in oil and gas sector since the last twenty years while his vision is taken seriously in the concerned circles.

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Hamdard Laboratories receive FPCCI Achievement Award – 2017

Mrs Sadia Rashid, Chairperson, Hamdard Laboratories (Waqf) Pakistan receiving the FPCCI Achievement Award – 2017 (Gold medal) on outstanding performance in export of Rooh Afza and herbal medicines from Mr. Muhammad Zubair, Governor of Sindh at the 5th FPCCI Achievement Awards distributing ceremony, held at hotel Pearl Continental, Karachi on October 4, 2017.

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WowBox becomes number 1 free lifestyle app in Pakistan

The digital lifestyle app by Telenor, WowBox, was launched in May 2016 in Pakistan which is fully home grown and has now become Pakistan’s number 1 free lifestyle appon Google Play Store with 1 million active users. Telenor Pakistan envisions to empower Pakistani society and has been a frontrunner in developing the digital ecosystem through its products and services.

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Overseas Pakistanis remit US $4.8 billion in the first three months of FY18

Overseas Pakistani workers remitted US $4790.01 million in the first three months (July to September) of FY18, compared with US $4740.37 million received during the same period in the preceding year. During September 2017, the inflow of worker’s remittances amounted to US $1293.88 million, which is 33.79% lower than August 2017 and 19.75% lower than September 2016.

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K-Electric bags two awards at Pakistan Digi Awards 2017

K-Electric was announced the winner of ‘Best Use of Creativity / Innovation / Out of the Box’ and ‘Best Digital Marketing Communication (Social Media)’ at Pakistan Digi Awards 2017 held at PAF Museum Karachi. The awards are testimony to KE’s newly implemented cutting edge customer relationship management software which enables the power utility to maximize convenience for customers through its social media platforms.

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