Dawlance bags Occupational Health and Safety Management Certification OHSAS 18001

Dawlance – Pakistan’s no.1 home appliances brand, bagged the prestigious OHSAS 18001 certification for occupational health and safety, which was presented to the organization by SGS – a multinational company headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland which is known for providing inspection, verification, testing and certification services, and has also featured on Forbes Global 2000 thrice; in 2015, 2016 and 2017 respectively.

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Rise in prices of petroleum products will cause increase in inflation and cost of doing business

Chairman of the Businessmen Panel of and former provincial of Mian Zahid Hussain on Wednesday said that high rise in prices of petroleum products will highly increase the cost of doing business ultimately affecting all industries equally. Prices of POL have risen on June 20 this year and again with a difference of only 10 days, prices are again increased.

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FPCCI demands withdrawal of hike in oil prices

Tariq Haleem, Vice President of the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) has urged the caretaker Prime Minister Nasirul Mulk to withdraw the recent price hike in P.O.L products and keep it at the June 20, 2018 price level by slashing the various tax rates and levies on their imports.

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Haroon Rashid becomes MD of Shell Pakistan

Haroon Rashid has been appointed as the Chief Executive & Managing Director of Shell Pakistan Limited (SPL) with effect from July 01, 2018. Haroon has been a Director on the Board of SPL since 2011. He replaces Jawwad Cheema who is moving on to another senior leadership role within the Royal Dutch Shell Group.

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TYF 2016 alumnus receives prestigious ‘Queen’s Young Leaders Award’ for digital learning project

Haroon Yasin, a Telenor Youth Forum (TYF) 2016 alumnus, has received the prestigious Queen’s Young Leaders Award from Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth at the Buckingham Palace, London, in recognition of his digital learning project ‘Orenda’. The Award recognizes and celebrates exceptional people aged 18-29 from across the Commonwealth, who are taking the lead in their communities and using their skills to transform lives.

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U.S. Embassy opens state-of-the-art facility

Ambassador David Hale, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Alice Wells and Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations Project Director Tracy Thomas participated in a ribbon-cutting ceremony to mark the opening of a new consular facility, offices and residences.

“The new Embassy provides a modern and environmentally sustainable platform for diplomacy between our two nations,” said Ambassador Hale. 

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