Pakistani-American Expert Supports Pakistan’s Knowledge Economy and Intellectual Property Rights on Embassy Sponsored Tour of Pakistan

Emphasizing the link between protecting intellectual property and economic growth, Pakistani-American attorney and patent expert Haris Bajwa met this week with students and entrepreneurs in Islamabad, Lahore, and Karachi.  Bajwa’s visit, which is part of the U.S. Embassy’s 2017 Entrepreneurship Speaker Series, coincided with World Intellectual Property Day, April 26.

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Participants of National Management Course visit NHA

Early completion of CPEC top priority: Chairman NHA

The participants of Inland Study Tour of National Management Course visited NHA head office today where they were given a detailed briefing about the organization, its working and a detailed overview of development projects currently under construction in various parts of the country.

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Zong enters into strategic partnership with UBL

Zong, Pakistan’s No.1 4G Network, has entered into a strategic partnership with United Bank Limited (UBL), one of the leading banks in the country. The two companies signed anMoU for Mobile Broadband (MBB) under which UBL credit card customers and UBL employees will get MBB devices with upfront purchase of 12 months MBB bundles.

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Tree Saplings Planted in Thar to Mark Earth Day

SECMC Promises to Plant 100,000 Trees

To mark the celebrations and importance of Earth Day, Sindh Engro Coal Mining Company (SECMC) has pledged to plant more than 100,000 trees. Brig (retd) Tarique Quadir Lakhiar, General Manager, Administration and CSR of SECMC said “Besides actively engaged in the extraction of coal, Sindh Engro Coal Mining Company (SECMC) has started afforestation in Thar coal’s block-II and for the purpose, 100,000 tree saplings will be planted using saline water”.

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DP World reports 5.7% gross volume growth 1Q 2017

DP World Limited handled 16.4 million TEU (twenty-foot equivalent units) across its global portfolio of container terminals in the first quarter of 2017, with gross container volumes growing by 5.7% year-on-year on a reported basis, and 5.0% on a like-for-like basis, well ahead of the industry estimate of 2.6%

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