Etihad Airways supports autism awareness

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), is showing its support for Autism Awareness Month. Highlighting the need for increased awareness and understanding for autism, Etihad Airways joined thousands of businesses, buildings and iconic landmarks in ‘Light It Up Blue’ – a global initiative on World Autism Awareness Day – by bathing the exterior of its facilities in blue light.

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AlHuda CIBE Organized Tanzanian Islamic Banking and Finance Award in Dar-Es-SalamTanzania

National Islamic Banking and Finance awards” distribution ceremony in Tanzania was celebrated on 29th of March 2017 on the occasion of 4th African Islamic Finance Summit organized by Al-Huda Center of Islamic Banking & Economics (CIBE) at Hyatt Regency, Dar Es Salam, Tanzania with a specific purpose to encourage Islamic banking & Finance Industry as well as to recognize and celebrate outstanding achievements and contributions of individuals and institutions within Islamic Finance industry locally.

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KATI delegation called on Export Processing Zone

Chairman Export Processing Zone Authority (EPZA) Mumtaz Ali Shah has said that Development of Export Processing Zone Phase Three has be started, to boost production activities facilities will be provided to investors , he was talking to a delegation of Korangi Association of Trade & Industry (KATI) headed by president KATI Masood Naqi.

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Yamaha Motor Pakistan launches new YB125Z

Yamaha Motor Pakistan announced the launch of their new model YB125Z atits launch ceremony in Lahore today. Yamaha Motor Pakistan re-started its motorcycle business in Pakistan 2 years ago with the introduction of YBR125 & YBR125G. After successful acceptance of YBR series especially among youth, Yamaha Motor always feels to introduce a model which would cater every common motorcycle users in Pakistan and today’s introduction of YB125Z is the perfect answer to that.

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Pakistani officials complete six-year USDA agricultural export training program

Nearly thirty Pakistani government officials and agricultural industry representatives completed a six-year U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) sponsored training program in a ceremony at the Marriott Hotel in Islamabad.  The graduation was presided over by David Williams, Agriculture Counselor, US Embassy Islamabad, Muhammad Tariq Khan, Deputy Director Department of Plant Protection, Karachi, and Dr.

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HRCP elects new office-bearers

The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) elected its new office-bearers for a three-year term (2017-2019). Dr Mehdi Hasan was elected chairperson and Uzma Noorani co-chairperson. The provincial vice-chairpersons were: Habib Tahir (Balochistan), Kamran Arif (Khyber Pakhtunkhwa), Salima Hashmi (Punjab) and Asad Iqbal Butt (Sindh).

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FPCCI holds meeting on port congestion surcharge

Mr. Tariq Haleem, Chairman, FPCCI Standing Committee on Ports and Shipping arranged a well-represented meeting of the stakeholders of trade and industry viz importers, customs authorities, Customs agents, KPT, Shipping agents and carrier’s representatives at FPCCI Head Office, Karachi which was presided over by Mr.

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National Bank of Pakistan and Xpress Money have launched a promotional campaign where hundreds of Remittance customers sending their remittances through Xpress Money from across the globe and receiving them from any of the NBP’s 1400+ branches will be eligible to win Cash prizes worth hundreds of thousands of rupees. 

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