Multiplying initiatives under the umbrella of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), the Sindh Engro Coal Mining Company (SECMC) and Wateen Telecom on Tuesday announced to make first ever Free WiFi villages of Tharparkar, Sindh.The announcement was made by SECMC CEO, Mr. Shamsudin Shaikh and Wateen Telecom Chief Mr.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Speakers at the concluding session and in scientific sessions stressed on research and more research on medicinal herbs and plants to meet the challenges globalization of Tibb I Unani. The concluding session of 4th Hamdard International Conference on Unani Medicine was held at auditorium, Madinat al Hikmah, Karachi.
Mr. Zubair F. Tufail, President of the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry highly appreciated and acknowledged the services of Mr. S. M. Muneer Chief Executive Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) for playing instrumental role in the package as announced by Prime Minister for exporters.
In response to Karachi Chamber’s suggestion, Mayor Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) Waseem Akhtar agreed to form a liaison committee between KMC and KCCI to look into the civic issues of Karachi and accordingly give recommendations for resolving the same on priority basis.
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.
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.
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.
Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif Tuesday announced a major Rs.180 billion package of “Export-led growth” to enhance country’s exports over the next five years. He was addressing a function of leading exporters here at the PM Office.The event was also attended by Minister for Finance Ishaq Dar, Minister of Commerce Khurram Dastgir Khan, besides other cabinet members.
Patron in chief of Korangi Association of Trade & Industry (KATI) S M Muneer and President Masood Naqi applauded the initiatives taken by Prime Minister Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif for establishing water reservoirs and Hydro power projects, in statement released by KATI.
he country’s leading oil marketing company Pakistan State Oil (PSO), in continuation of its support for motor sports and efforts to promote peace in the country, sponsored yet another thrilling motor sports event ‘PSO Lowari Snow Jeep Rally 2017’ at Lowari Top, Upper Dir, held on January 8, 2017.
President of the Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry Shamim Ahmed Firpo, Senior Vice President KCCI Asif Nisar and Vice President KCCI Muhammad Younus Soomro have congratulated Majyd Aziz, Former President KCCI on his unanimous election as President of Employers Federation of Pakistan (EFP).