Hamdard Public School celebrates YOUM-I-BABUL-ISLAM

Hamdard Public School, Karachi following the tradition of its founder, Shaheed Hakim Mohammed Said, who was the torch-bearer of Youm Babul Islam’s movement, yesterday has organized at Bait al-Hikmah auditorium, Madinat al-Hikmah Karachi a function, comprised speeches, screening of a documentary on the conquest of Sindh in 712 A.D., and dua-i-Said to celebrate the Youm-i-Babul-Islam —- 10th of Ramazan and to pay tribute to the great warrior and the Young Muslim Commander, Muhammad bin Qasim who conquered the Sindh at the age of 17 years.

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JazzCash to facilitate students of Headstart School System through its Online Payment Gateway

JazzCash and Headstart School System (Headstart) have signed an agreement, whereby students can now use JazzCash’s payment gateway for monthly fee payment. This can be done through debit/credit cards, JazzCash mobile accounts or through JazzCash retailers spread across the country. Speaking about providing this online payment facility to Headstart, Aniqa Afzal Sandhu, Chief Digital and Financial Services Officer – Jazz, stated, “As the world embraces the ongoing digital revolution, online payments are becoming everyday norm.

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Cement exports declined by 45 percent in May 2017

Uptake of cement in the domestic market accelerated to 10.90 percent in May 2017 while exports continue to mar the performance of the cement sector registering a decline of 44.58 percent in May 2017, the fourth massive decline in exports which declined by 45.69 percent in February, 60.39 percent in March and 50.75 percent in April.

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Easypaisa to support Coca-Cola’s fundraising campaign for Edhi by facilitating donations

Further fostering the spirit of the holy month of Ramadan, Telenor Microfinance Bank (formerly Tameer Microfinance Bank) through its mobile banking platform, Easypaisa, is joining Coca-Cola Pakistan to facilitate a nationwide donation drive for Edhi Foundation where the beverages giant has pledged to donate Edhi Foundation twice the amount donated by people during Ramadan.

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LeneGaathaug joins Telenor Pakistan as Chief Human Resource Officer

Telenor Pakistan announced today that LeneGaathaug has been appointed the new Chief Human Resource Officer effective August 2017. As a Vice President, she will be part of the top management at the company, reporting to the CEO. Welcoming Lene to Telenor Pakistan, CEO Irfan Wahab said, “We are excited to welcome Lene to Telenor Pakistan as our second female Vice President.

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Chinese interested in signing MoU with FPCCI

A high powered delegation led by Mr. Wang Dong, Director General of Linyi Trade City visited Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce & Industry on Tuesday May 30, 2017.Mr. Saqib Fayyaz Magoon, Vice President FPCCI and members of Pakistan China Business Council of FPCCI welcomed the delegation.

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National Bank of Pakistan signs MoU with Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund for Prime Minister Youth business loan scheme

Chairperson Prime Minister’s Youth Program, Ms. Leila Khan witnessed along with Chairperson BISP, Ms. Marvi Memon an MoU signing Ceremony between National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) and Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund (PPAF) for offering graduates of PM’s Interest Free Loan Scheme an opportunity to get business loans from Rs.

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Jazz to soon enable VoLTE across its network

Jazz has successfully tested Voice over LTE (VoLTE) in Pakistan with its collaboration partners – Huawei and Nokia. In line with the Telco’s digital agenda and strategy of leading innovation across the industry, subscribers will be able to enjoy this service in the near future, once more handset manufacturers join the ecosystem.  

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Mr. Zubair F. Tufail, President FPCCI is Presenting FPCCI Crest to Syed Khursheed Ahmed Shah, Opposition Leader in National Assembly after a meeting held on FPCCI Federation House Karachi. Mr. S.M. Muneer, Former CE TDAP & Former President FPCCI, Mirza Ishtiaq Baig, Mr.

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PSO and LWMC ink another chapter in business growth by signing fuel purchase contract

Pakistan State Oil (PSO) and The Lahore Waste Management Company (LWMC) have signed a contract for LWMC to procure petroleum products via PSO’s state of the art chip based fuel cards, for LWMC’s official vehicles. The agreement was executed between PSO and LWMC in the presence of senior management from both companies at a ceremony held at LWMC’s headquarters in Lahore.

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IBA-CEE Signs an MOU with Sindh Revenue Board (SRB)

IBA-CEE and Sindh Revenue Board signed an agreement for the training of 40 SRB officers. The contract was signed by Dr. Farukh Iqbal, Dean & Director IBA and Mr. Khalid Mehmood, Chairman SRB. The training will be given in 12 areas, including: Leadership, Management Skills & Organizational Behavior, Data Analysis through MS-Excel, E-Views & SPSS, Time Management, Negotiation Skills, Economics, Public Policy, Value Added Tax (VAT) & Practices (I), Principles of Accounting & Tax Auditing.

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Zong launches 4G awareness program in all provinces

Zong 4G, Pakistan’s No.1 data network, embarked on a journey across Pakistan, in all provinces, to spread 4G internet awareness throughout the country. In a nationwide activity undertaken simultaneously in several locations, Zong’s “New Hope” volunteers delivered sessions in schools, colleges and universities covering students of different age brackets.

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