VimpelCom and Dhabi Group announce completion of Mobilink and Warid deal

 VimpelCom, Global Telecom Holding (GTH), together with Warid Telecom Pakistan and Bank Alfalah (Dhabi Group shareholders), have received the approvals from Islamabad High Court to merge Pakistan Mobile Communications Limited (Mobilink) and Warid Telecom (Warid). Earlier this year Mobilink and Warid had received approvals from Pakistan Telecom Authority, Competition Commission of Pakistan, Securities and Exchange Commission Pakistan, local and international creditors and State Bank of Pakistan.

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Telenor Khushaal Zamindar wins PIF award

Pakistan’s premier telecom and digital services provider, Telenor Pakistan’s mobile-agriculture service ‘Khushaal Zamindar’ has bagged the prestigious Pakistan Innovation Foundation (PIF) Award in the ‘Agri & Rural Innovation’ category at the 3rd Annual Pakistan Innovation Forum 2016. Poised to be Pakistan’s first mobile-agri service, ‘Khushaal Zamindar’ offers a host of solution-focused and ground-breaking advisory services which aim to facilitate increase in agricultural yield and trigger robust growth in the agriculture sector of Pakistan.

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PSX receives bids for divestment of its shares

In order to sell 40% equity stake held by existing shareholders of Pakistan Stock Exchange Limited (Formerly: Karachi Stock Exchange Limited) [“PSX”] under Stock Exchanges (Corporatization, Demutualization and Integration) Act, 2012 and Regulations framed there under, the Divestment Committee of PSX, under the chairmanship of Mr.

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Deep research in Tibb-I-Unani’s medicines stressed

A one-day Seminar on “Hepatitis” was held yesterday in continuation of a series on ‘education and training of Tibb-i-Unani’s physicians’ at Bait al-Hikmah auditorium, Madinat al-Hikmah, Karachi. Speaking on the occasion Dr. Navaid ul Zafar, Managing Direcator, Hamdard Laboratories (Waqf) Pakistan said, if we wanted to get Tibb-i-Unani recognized on world level there was no other way than to adopt research culture in this system of medicine.

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JazzCash and Micro Ensure Pakistan launch JazzCash Sehat Sahulat

Recently, JazzCash entered in to a strategic alliance with MicroEnsure Pakistan, a leading provider of mass market insurance worldwide, whereby innovative small ticket insurance products and solutions were to be offered JazzCash customers. Understanding the scarcity of financial issues related to healthcare matters and scarcity of health insurance products for the common person in Pakistan, the two organizations worked together and developed an innovative solution in partnership with a leading local insurance company.

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Adamjee Life donates PKR2 million to the Citizens Foundation

In an initiative to fund education for children across Pakistan, Adamjee Life donated PKR 2 million to The Citizens Foundation (TCF) through their #Ensure A Smile digital campaign.

Keeping up to date with the rise of social media and the digital uprising, Adamjee Life introduced the #Ensure A Smile digital campaign, in which the company donated PKR 10 to TCF each time the hashtag was retweeted or shared on Twitter and Facebook.

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FPCCI appreciates services of IG of Sind Police

Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce & Industry would like to place on record the relentless services rendered by Allah Dino Khawaja Inspector General of Police Sind in improving law and order situation in Sind specially in collaboration with Rangers. His actions against the corrupt police officers, since he was posted as Inspector General of Police Sind in March 2016 were hailed by all concerned.

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