Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Ambassador Alice Wells visits Pakistan

Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Alice Wells visited Islamabad April 29-30 to review key items on our bilateral agenda and to discuss regional security, including joint efforts to advance the Afghan peace process.

Ambassador Wells met with the Finance Adviser to the Prime Minister Abdul Hafeez Shaikh, Foreign Secretary Sohail Mahmood, Additional Secretary for Interior Tariq Sardar, and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee General Hayat.

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Affordable quality primary healthcare now accessible to 1 million deserving patients through SINA Trust

SINA Health, Education and Welfare Trust is providing affordable and accessible quality primary healthcare to the poorest of communities in Karachi since 1998. Having treated 850,000 patients last year, the trust recently shared its vision of treating 1 million patients by FY 2019-20 whereby initiating a fundraising campaign to secure donations to achieve this milestone.

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Nestlé Pakistan announces 1Q results

Nestlé Pakistan Limited recorded sales of PKR 29.1 billion for the first quarter ending March 2019, a decrease of 9.0% over the same period of last year on comparable basis. Sales were impacted by the slowdown in the consumer demand mainly due to ongoing economic situation.

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Profiteering before Ramazan slated Masses facing price hike, load shedding: Mian Zahid Hussain

President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF), President All Karachi Industrial Alliance (AKIA), Senior Vice Chairman of the Businessmen Panel of FPCCI and former provincial minister, Mian Zahid Hussain on Monday said that slated profiteering across the country before the advent of the holy month of Ramazan which has added to the miseries of the masses.

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OLX Launches Xsellerate – startup acceleration program at Momentum Tech Conference

OLX Pakistan’s number one marketplace launched ‘OLX Xsellerate’, a digital acceleration program and also joined hands with Momentum Tech Conference as the official marketplace partner of the event. Xsellerate is an initiative by OLX which provides an opportunity for founders from all around Pakistan to pitch their startup ideas and get valuable insights from the OLX team.

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