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State Bank conducts awareness campaign on SME finance in Sialkot, Gujranwala and Gujrat

State Bank of Pakistan has completed its four-day SME finance awareness campaign in Sialkot, Gujranwala and Gujrat from March 13 to March 16, 2019 wherein meetings and interactions were held with over 2,000 representatives of various SME clusters. Over 300 senior bankers including regional & zonal heads of the banks participated in these programmes.

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Oracle Corporation operating income increases by 3% in USD in 3QFY19

Oracle Corporation has announced fiscal 2019 Q3 results. Total Revenues were $9.6 billion, down 1% in USD and up 3% in constant currency compared to Q3 last year. Cloud Services and License Support revenues were $6.7 billion, while Cloud License and On-Premise License revenues were $1.3 billion.

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Nestlé Pakistan and Metropolitan Corp. launch “Tree Plantation Drive” in the Islamabad

With its commitment to Prime Minister’s ‘Clean Green Pakistan’ initiative, Nestlé Pakistan is paving the way for a sustainable environment by launching a country-wide tree plantation drive. Advancing the initiative, Nestlé Pakistan in partnership with Metropolitan Corporation of Islamabad (MCI), conducted a tree plantation activity in Rose and Jasmine Garden, Islamabad led by Mayor Sheikh Anser Aziz.

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ICAP holds CFO Conference 2019

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) organized the tenth CFO Conference, in Karachi and Islamabad with theme 5 Steps to Greatness – Rising to Your True Potential CFO & Beyond. The event, organized by ICAP’s Professional Accountants in Business (PAIB) Committee, was attended by the top management of renowned national and multinational organizations, with over a thousand attendees.

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Progress on TAPI is appreciative: 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 Wednesday said that early completion of TAPI gas pipeline project will benefit the entire region particularly the participating countries including Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, India and Pakistan.

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Telenor Pakistan celebrates 14 years of empowering Pakistan

Pakistan’s leading telecom and digital services provider, Telenor Pakistan, is celebrating its 14th anniversary with a renewed commitment to empowering Pakistan. Since the beginning of its commercial operations in 2005, the company has emerged as the second largest cellular operator in the country with 44 million strong and growing customer base and 28% share in the Pakistani telecom market.

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Ahlan Bahrain! Khaadi opens over 4000 sq feet new store!

Khaadi, Pakistan’s premium retail and lifestyle brand opens doors to a 4026sq. feet new international store in Bahrain, their first ever in the country. Located at the City Centre Bahrain, this new store is home to Khaadi’s unstitched and ready to wear product lines, in an ambience of detailed decor and contemporary style.

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Joint efforts of FPCCI and CCI of Turkmenistan to enhance the bilateral trade

Engr. Daroo Khan Achakzai, President of The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) and Mr. Rahimberdy Jepbarov, Chairman of the Board of the State Bank for Foreign Economic Affairs of Turkmenistan on behalf of the Chamber of Commerce of Turkmenistan (CCI of Turkmenistan) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the establishment of the Pak-Turkmen Joint Business Council in presence of Mr.

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