Shell launches first performance fuel V-Power in Pakistan

In a ceremony led by the Honorable Minister for Petroleum & Natural Resources Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and accompanied by Jam Kamal Khan Minister of State for Petroleum, Shell unveiled its new global fuel offering Shell V-Power in Pakistan. Shell V-Power Unleaded is an innovative new premium formulation designed to protect against gunk and corrosion.

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Etihad Airways wins ‘World’s leading airline’ award

Etihad Airways has once again collected the ‘World’s Leading Airline’ award at the 23rd annual World Travel Awards (WTA) Grand Final Gala Ceremony 2016. This marks the eighth consecutive year that the airline has received the prestigious accolade. Last night’s beachside event was held before an audience of the industry’s leading luminaries and international media at the idyllic Sun Siyam Iru Fushi Beach Resort in the Maldives.

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FPCCI-Conference Production, entertainment trade event, FocusPK16, on Dec 3-4

The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) is organising its first-ever National Production and Entertainment Trade Conference-FocusPK16 on December03-04, 2016 at a hotel in Karachi. The conference will showcase the entire business of production, entertainment and media – film, TV, theatre, radio, print and digital media at the two-day trade-related event, according to a press release issued here on Tuesday.

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K-electric further strengthens knowledge platform for future engineers

Further strengthening the knowledge platform for future engineers, K-Electric has partnered with NED University of Engineering and Technology (NEDUET) to establish its electrical engineering lab along with the provision of integrated equipment. The state-of-the-art lab was inaugurated by Prof Dr Muhammad Afzal Haque, Vice Chancellor, NEDUET and Syed Fakhar Ahmed, Chief Marketing & Communication Officer K-Electric along with university staff during an interactive ceremony held recently.

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KCCI OPPOSES FBR AUDIT POLICY 2016 – Shamim Firpo terms it ‘yet another attempt’ to harass loyal taxpayers

President of the Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry Shamim Ahmed Firpo, while expressing sheer disappointment over the recently approved ‘FBR Audit Policy 2016’, termed it as ‘yet another attempt’ to harass the loyal taxpayers as this new policy empowers the officers to carry out audit of those cases again which have been audited last year.

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Etihad Aviation Group announces winners of Innovation Week Hackathon

Etihad Aviation Group has awarded the winners of a special ‘Hackathon’, which it hosted in partnership with Cognit, a joint venture between Mubadala and IBM Watson, as part of the UAE’s nation-wide Innovation Week celebrations last week. The Hackathon, which took place at Etihad Airways’ state-of-the-art Innovation Centre, saw more than 20 computer science and engineering students from leading Abu Dhabi based universities compete over three days to create innovative travel and aviation applications using IBM Watson’s cognitive technology. 

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