Telenor Pakistan, in collaboration with Beaconhouse School System, has officially broken the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title for ‘Longest Chain of People Clasping Wrists’. The official attempt to make the new record took place on 29th September 2016 at Jinnah Stadium, Sports Complex Islamabad, where 2,950 participants formed the human chain and kept it intact for 60 seconds.… Read the rest
Pakistan’s foremost telecom and digital services provider, Telenor Pakistan, has emerged asone of the highest taxpaying private sector telecom companies in the country, as per the latest FBR tax directory stats.
With PKR 3,020,783,526 paid in financial year ended December 2014 in lieu of corporate income tax, which is one of thehighest of all private sector telecom companies, Telenor Pakistan has contributed atotal of PKR 236billion so far in direct and indirect taxes since its inception, always staying in the country’s top taxpayers list.… Read the rest
Expanding its digital footprint in the country, Pakistan’s leading telecom and digital services provider, Telenor Pakistan has entered into an agreement with Tower share, a leading independent owner and operator of wireless communications infrastructure focusing primarily on markets in the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia.… Read the rest
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, will increase frequency on the Dallas/Fort Worth – Abu Dhabi route to a daily service early next year in response to heightened demand from guests travelling between the two destinations. Beginning 2 February 2017, the Abu Dhabi-based airline will add four new flights each week on the route to support the existing Wednesday, Friday and Sunday services.… Read the rest
President Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry Shamim Ahmed Firpo receiving crest from Former President Jamiat Punjabi Saudagran-e-Delhi (JPSD) Muhammad Saeed Presswala at a ceremony held at Gulistan-e-Anis to pay tribute to Shamim Firpo on assuming Charge as President KCCI.
Chairman Businessmen Group & Former President KCCI Siraj Kassam Teli, Vice Chairman BMG Tahir Khaliq, President JPSD Irfan Asli Pari, Honorary General Secretary JPSD Muhammad Saleem Farooqui are also seen in the picture.… Read the rest
Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research – Sikandar Hayat Khan Bosan – has lauded Engro’s RAHBAR program hailing it as a unique initiative introduced to address and find solutions that would, in the near future, improve Pakistan’s food security as well as drive sustainable economic growth within the country.… Read the rest
Federal Minister for Ports & Shipping Mir Hasil Khan Bizenjo has said that the successful accomplishment of Chinese-administered Gwadar Port depends only on the inputs from the local industrialists who should review the planned facilities and accordingly give inputs for further improvements.… Read the rest
Mobilink is targeting the agriculture sector of Pakistan with the launch of its new value added service (VAS), ‘Ba Khabbar Kisaan’. The App based service utilizing interactive voice response technology will provide farmers information and services related to agriculture such as optimized cultivation methods, modern farming techniques, health education for farmers, health precautions for plants, 24/7 helpline with trainings, weather information, crop insurance, market related information and a platform for sales.… Read the rest
Pakistan’s premier microfinance bank, Tameer has been appointed partner by the Government of Punjab for implementation of its historic digital interest free loans scheme worth Rs. 77 billion to 4, 75,000 farmers across Punjab. The ambitious enterprise will employ Tameer Bank and the country’s foremost mobile banking channel, Easypaisa to support and expedite the loan disbursal scheme besides offering a host of digital and technological value added services to stimulate upturn in agricultural yield.… Read the rest
Systems Limited, Pakistan’s pioneering software house and technology-led BPO service provider, is proud to support the Pakistan Software Houses Association for IT & ITES (P@SHA) ICT Awards 2016 as a Bronze Sponsor. The awards ceremony was held on 14 October, 2016 at the Mövenpick Hotel in Karachi.… Read the rest