Shura Hamdard demands inclusion of essays on Hakim Said in national curricula

Members and speakers at the meeting of Shura Hamdard Karachi chapter unanimously demanded the federal and provincial governments of Balochistan, Sindh and Punjab to include essays on Hakim Said in their school’s curricula, as did by KPK government, keeping in view his great services to the nation particularly in the fields of education and health.

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Delegation members of Pakistan-Afghan Joint visit KCCI

Delegation members of Pakistan-Afghan Joint Committee have underscored the need to effectively deal with numerous bottleneck hindering enhanced trade between Pakistan and Afghanistan which declined to less than US$1.5 billion in 2015 and continued to go down in 2016. Exchanging views during their visit to the Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the delegation members said that trade must thrive and move on a fast-track which can be done when business communities work together and play the role of a strong bridge by bringing people of the two countries close to each other.

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Maximizing learning potential: Oxford University Press Educators’ Symposium

Oxford University Press (OUP) is organizing a symposium for educators on the theme’Maximising Learning Potential’ on 15 January 2017 from 8.45 a.m. to 5.15 p.m. at the Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah. The event will showcase the textbooks, supplementary readers, and digital resources published by OUP China, India, and Pakistan for all Indian, Pakistani and Arabic medium schools.

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Dawlance signs MOU with MCB Bank Ltd for joint product promotion & services

Dawlance, Pakistan’s leading home appliance manufacturer signed a memorandum of understanding with MCB Bank Ltd, which will allow the Bank’s credit card consumers to avail all high-end Dawlance products at zero mark-up on 12-month and 18-month installments plans respectively. The promotion is applicable on selected Dawlance refrigerators, washing machines, deep freezers, split air conditioners and microwave ovens.

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Japanese companies are refocusing Pakistan after stability in situations: CG Japan, Toshikazu Isomura

Consul General of Japan Toshikazu Isomura said that after stabilizing situation in Pakistan, Japanese companies and investor are focusing back the Pakistani market, some of companies are already established here and more would consider placing their investment in Pakistan, Toshikazu showed hope on the occasion of his visit to Korangi Association of Trade & Industry on Wednesday.

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JazzCash and Western Union Expand Access to International Remittances

The Western Union Company, a leader in global payments services, and JazzCash, have   joined hands to enable JazzCash customers to receive international money transfers sent through Western Unionat Jazz Experience Centers and Mobilink Microfinance Bank Branches (MMBL).

 
 

Speaking at the signing ceremony, Aniqa Afzal Sandhu, Vice President, Digital and Mobile Financial Services, Mobilink, said, “JazzCash has always looked to provide digital and mobile solutions to meet the financial needs of its customers.

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Glimpses from 4th Hamdard International Conference

M. Hafizur Rahman, Department of Biochemistary and Cell Biology Bangladesh University of Health Sciences Darussalam, Dhaka, Bangladesh delivering a lecture on ” The art and Science of traditional medicine for the prevention and management of diabetes and its complication ” at the 4th Hamdard International Conference on Unani Medicine – 2017 at Hamdard University, Bait al Hikmah, Madinat al Hikmah, Karachi.

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