The Global Environment Facility (gef) will provide US $ two million for transforming the leather processing industries towards low emissions and climate resilient development paths project for Korangi Industrial Area, Karachi. This was disclosed by Ivan Kral, Industrial Development Officer, Department of Agri Business Development of United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) in a workshop organized by Pakistan Tanners Association (Southern Zone) Environmental Society, earlier this week.
Arçelik A.Ş., leading global household appliances manufacturer which recently acquired Dawlance – Pakistan’s leading home appliance manufacturer, has been identified as a global leader in corporate sustainability and has been awarded a position on this year’s A List for climate and water by CDP, the non-profit global environmental disclosure platform.
A 17-member parliamentary delegation of Pakistan led by Mr. Muhammad Pervaiz Malik, Federal Minister for Commerce & Textile Industry and Chairman of Pakistan-Turkey Friendship Group in National Assembly is visiting Turkey from 26 October to 1 November 2017. Upon their arrival in Ankara yesterday, Chairman of Turkey-Pakistan Friendship Group in Turkish Parliament Mr.
Marks a significant development in the ACCA Qualification as ACCA held the launch event for their Ethics and Professional Module in Pakistan. The event featured a panel discussion on ACCA’s report, ‘Ethics and trust in a digital age.’ The panellists included; Helen Brand OBE – Chief Executive, ACCA, Dr.
Pakistan’s leading digital services provider, Telenor Pakistan, has unveiled its rejuvenated brand philosophy ‘Jo Har Pakistani Chahay’ along with forthcoming 4G expansion plans signifying its relentless focus on delivering on the evolving customer needs while ensuring enhanced 4G experience and accessibility in Pakistan.
Khushhali Microfinance Bank (KMBL) has inaugurated its new branch in Hunza. This branch will offer all-inclusive banking services including Group and MSME loans, deposit, remittances, online transfer and insurance. The new Hunza branch is KMBL’s third branch in the Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) region; the other two are present in Gilgit and Gahkuch.
Standard Chartered Bank (Pakistan) Limited today announced its results for third quarter and first nine months of 2017. The Bank delivered resilient financial performance with year to date Profit before tax of PKR 10.6 billion compared to PKR 12.1 billion in corresponding period last year.
Engro Corporation today announced its 3rd Quarter results showcasing a strong overall performance in its businesses. Profitability was augmented by the steady performances of terminal services and power, fertilizer, petrochemicals and the signing of major financial agreements for SECMC.
On a consolidated basis, Engro Corporation’s revenue was PKR 86,431 million for the first three quarters of 2017, a 20% decrease from PKR 107,834 million for the comparative period last year.
GE Power (NYSE: GE) signed a 10-year agreement with Engro to implement the Asset Performance Management (APM) solution, powered by Predix, at six power plants – the Engro Powergen Qadirpur Ltd. 220 megawatts (MW) Combined Cycle Power Plant, Engro 660 MW Thar Power Plant, Kolachi 450 MW Combined Cycle Power Plant and two upcoming wind power generation sites in Pakistan, as well as the GEL 75 MW facility in Nigeria.
Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, Group Chairman and CEO of global trade enabler DP World, unveiled plans to develop Saudi Arabia’s Jeddah port in support of the Saudi Vision 2030 recently launched by HRH Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz. Mr.