DP World to develop free zone in Somaliland

Global trade enabler DP World will develop a greenfield economic free zone in Somaliland to complement the development of the Port of Berbera, which has seen record container volumes under DP World management. DP World Group Chairman and CEO Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem and Republic of Somaliland Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Dr.

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Etihad Aviation Group, Alibaba Group and ant financial sign MoU to improve guest experience And enhance logistics efficiency

Etihad Aviation Group (EAG), Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA) and Ant Financial Services Group (ANT Group) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to expand their partnership and deliver superior products and services to Chinese customers. The groups plan to expand cooperation through greater collaboration on respective loyalty programmes.

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Bigger and Faster – Zong 4G successfully upgrades its backbone transmission network to 100Gbps

Zong 4G, Pakistan’s No.1 4G Network has successfully expanded its Backbone transmission network from multiples of 10Gbps to 100Gbps, in order to keep up with its fast rising subscriber base. Operating the country’s largest 4G network, this large-scale upgrade allows the company to move forward in a new phase of expansion, leading to a more enhanced user-experience in terms of speed and reliability.

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Auditor General of Pakistan acknowledged colossal savings in award of road contracts: Chairman NHA

The Auditor General of Pakistan, in its annual audit report for year 2016-17 has acknowledged that savings worth billions of rupees were made in the award of highway and motorway contracts through an open and transparent process. This was stated by Chairman Shahid Ashraf Tarar during the meeting of the sub-committee of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) held at the parliament house recently.

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APCMA: Capacity utilization touches 93% in October 2017

Cement consumption continued to surge in October 2017 as the monthly despatches of the commodity reached a record high of 4.222 million tons, which is 19.71 percent higher than 3.526 million tons despatches in October 2016. The total despatches of cement in the country has reached 14.570 million tons in the first four months of 2017-18 that is 16.53 percent higher than the despatches of 12.503 million tons during the corresponding four months of last fiscal.

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Chinese delegation to Karachi Chamber

Senior Vice President Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry Abdul Basit Abdul Razzak, presenting crest to leader of the delegation from Auto & Steel Sector, Chengdu, China, Mr. Xu Yingliang during the visit of a Chinese delegation to Karachi Chamber. Vice President KCCI M.

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