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PM inaugurates IDEAS 2016

Prime Minister of Pakistan Muhammad Nawaz Sharif inaugurated “Heavy Machine Gun PK-16″while Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif NI(M) launched newly developed “The Light Sniper Rifle” produced by POF Wah at POF Stall on 1st day of IDEAS-2016 at Expo Centre Karachi.

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Tremendous opportunities under GSP Plus should not be missed: Dutch Ambassador

Ambassador of the Netherlands Ms. Jeannette Seppen has stressed that the GSP plus granted by European Union offers tremendous opportunities to Pakistan and the Netherlands which should not be missed. “We can only encourage Pakistani traders to work closely with the government and all other stakeholders in the field of trade to ensure that all 27 conventions attached to GSP Plus are really implemented.

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PESA rebrands itself to VOP

The Pakistan Ex-servicemen Association (PESA) has decided to change its name to Veterans of Pakistan (VOP) following the worldwide practice but its objectives will remain unaffected. According to the details, at the Annual General Body Meeting of PESA it was unanimously approved to follow the worldwide practice of using the term ‘VETERANS’ instead of Ex-Servicemen for retired personnel of armed forces.

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Pakistan to participate in Cuban trade show: FPCCI

The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) on Monday said Pakistan would participate in Cuban trade show, an annual event in which around seventy countries take part. Pakistan can reach the Latin American markets through Cuba to increase exports, said Abdul Rauf Alam, President FPCCI.

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Commissioner Karachi says four schemes for industrial areas approved

Commissioner Karachi Ejaz Ahmed Khan has said that development schemes for Industrial Areas of the city, approved by CM Sindh Murad Ali Shah, will be implemented till January next year. While addressing a meeting at Korangi Association of Trade & Industry (KATI) he told that four associations representing their industrial areas have presented the plans for their needed projects, we are waiting it from other industrial areas the same and willing to start work on these schemes from the January next year.

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KATI is willing to play role for industry’s partnership in CPEC

President of Korangi Association of Trade & Industry (KATI) Masood Naqi has said that country’s private Industry is willing to play its role in CPEC as a partner. In a statement released by KATI Naqi also said that CPEC is a game changer for the region , it is now become the biggest attraction for Foreign investment, which would not only provide the employment opportunities and will also speed up industrialization in the country.

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