Uber reaches Peshawar with uberMOTO

The global smartphone app that seamlessly connects riders to drivers has launched its affordable bike-hailing service in Peshawar. Uber officially marks Peshawar as its 8th city of operation in Pakistan with the launch of uberMOTO. After successful launches in Lahore, Karachi, Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Hyderabad, Gujranwala and Faisalabad, Uber has arrived in Peshawar with its safe, reliable and convenient uberMOTO service for the people of Peshawar.

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FPCCI urges the Finance Minister to include its representatives in the Economic Reform Committee

Syed Mazhar Ali Nasir, Senior Vice President and Chairman, Budget Advisory Council of the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FPCCI) has urged Dr. Miftah Ismail, Federal Finance Minister to, inter-alia, also include two representatives of FPCCI as member of the Economic Reform Committee (ERC), recently formed for reviewing and making recommendations for the improvement of the economy.

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Telenor Velocity hosted Pakistan’s first ‘IoT Hackathon’ in Lahore

Pakistan’s first ever Internet of Things (IoT) based Hackathon successfully concluded by Telenor Velocity in Lahore on 5thMay.The two day event brought together innovators, key industry players, startups and experts to witness and participate in the historic event where Telenor Velocity partnered with Plan9 and DIY Geeks to provide passionate developers the opportunity to innovate and present one click digitized solutions for everyday problems.

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ITA ensures quality education for hundreds of school children

Hundreds of school children in a government school of rural Sindh will have unhindered access to quality education with the upgradation of their school through a comprehensive school improvement project carried out by social sector. The project has been executed at Government Boys Comprehensive Higher Secondary School in Kotri, Hyderabad district, which is the largest public school in Hyderabad.

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Martin Dow Group hosts the 1st Pakistan Summit in Islamabad

Martin Dow Group hosted the 1st Pakistan Summit held in Islamabad at Marriot Hotel yesterday. The theme of this year’s summit was “Finding bright spots.” The Pakistan Summit is an engagement of the national intelligentsia of the country with General Zubair Hayat, Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee as the keynote speaker, High Commissioners and Ambassadors, the academia, Government dignitaries, members of the media and learned delegates from the Corporate & Social sectors and movers and shakers of the civil society.

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NAVTTC performance in producing skilled workforce is commendable

President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF), President AKIA, Senior Vice Chairman of the Businessmen Panel of FPCCI and former provincial minister Mian Zahid Hussain on Monday said that under the strategy of TVET, various programs have been launched to produce fine and skilled work force in all developing and developed countries of the World.

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KATI condemns attack on Ahsan Iqbal

Karachi: Korangi Association of Trade and industry (KATI) has condemned attack on federal interior minister Ahsan Iqabl. According to the statement Petron in Chief of KATI SM Muneer, President Tariq Malik, Senior Vice President Salman Aslam, Vice President Junaid Naqi, Zubair Chhaya, Gulzar Firoz and other office bearers of the association condemned the attack and urged to bring culprits in the court of justice.

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