Following successfully completing growing crops from saline water being extracted from Thar Coal mines, Sindh Engro Coal Mining Company (SECMC) on Tuesday announced to have successfully undertaken a pilot project to grow fish from the saline water.
SECMC, the firm mining coal at Thar Coal Field’s Block II, which successfully completed a pilot project of biosaline agriculture by growing crops on underground water, has also attained the success of marketable fish farming on the brine being extracted from the Coal Field’s 2nd and 3rd aquifers.
An agreement to implement the first phase of development of an integrated industrial and residential zone in Sokhna, Egypt has been signed in Dubai today between global trade enabler DP World, the Suez Canal Authority and the Suez Canal Economic Zone (SCZone).
Standard Chartered PLC (the Group) today releases its results for the year ended 31 December 2017. “The transformation of the Group continued in 2017 with the significant improvement in underlying profits, a strong capital position and emerging clarity on regulatory capital requirements allowing us to resume paying dividends.
HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, today announced four new additions to its award-winning portfolio of Android smartphones – Nokia 8 Sirocco, Nokia 7 Plus, new Nokia 6 and Nokia 1. Delivering all the craftsmanship you expect from a Nokia phone, each new smartphone offers durability and reliability as standard, with the range setting new benchmarks in materials and design.
Yousuf Dewan Companies, one of Pakistan’s most prominent business houses, entered into a joint venture with the Kolao Group of South Korea in April 2016. The new JV Company, Daehan-Dewan Motor Company, unveiled Daehan SHEHZORE, the immensely popular pickup, as it resumes vehicle production at its automobile assembly plant in Sujawal, Sindh.
President of Korangi Association of Trade & Industry (KATI), Senior Vice President Salman Aslam and Vice President of the association Junaid Naqi urged for policy reforms to attain benefits of GSP Plus status. In a joint statement it was learned that previously required measures wasn’t taken to take benefits of the status and market access to EU.
Telenor Group has joined the Telecom Infra Project (TIP). The global mobile operator will contribute to two TIP project groups focused on wireless networking: Open Cellular and mm Wave. News that Telenor Group became a member of TIP was announced at a press event at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona today.
The clarification is with reference to the statement issued by Haleem Adil Sheikh, Senior Executive and Vice president of PTI (Sindh), which are deemed baseless and untrue. National Bank of Pakistan (NBP), strongly refutes the baseless acquisitions linked with the serving CEO and President of NBP, Mr.
The Board of Directors of Bank Alfalah Limited met in Abu Dhabi under the chairmanship of His Highness Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, on Sunday to review the performance of the Bank and approved the financial statements of the Bank for the year ended December 31, 2017.
Jazz, Pakistan’s number one digital company, has launched Jazz Digit 1 – a 4G enabled ‘smart’ feature phone for customers across Pakistan. The launch is in line with Jazz’s commitment of introducing affordable products and services in a bid to bridge the prevalent digital divide.
The global liquefied natural gas (LNG) market has continued to defy expectations of many market observers, with demand growing by 29 million tonnes to 293 million tonnes in 2017, according to Shell’s annual LNG Outlook. Such strong growth in demand is consistent with Shell’s first LNG Outlook, published in 2017.
Degree of Doctor of Medical Science (Honoris Causa ) was conferred on renowned Kidney Specialist and President, Transplantation Society of Pakistan by Hamdard University, in its 22nd Convocation, held on February 24, 2018 at Al Moid hall, Madinat al Hikmah, Karachi .
A panel discussion titled “Improving Women’s Health in South Asia: Working towards achieving SDG 3 and FP2020 Goals” was held in a local hotel in Karachi during the 17th Bienniel Society of Obstetricians & Gynecologists of Pakistan (SOGP) conference. This session was supported by Sukh Initiative, a multi-donor funded, family planning project serving one million underserved population in peri-urban areas of Karachi, Sindh.
Syed Mazhar Nasir, Sr. Vice President, Waheed Ahmed, Shabnam Zafar Vice Presidents of FPCCI along with the Consul General of Sri Lanka, Consul General of Korea, Acting Consul General of Afghanistan inaugurating 2nd Gems Bazaar Exhibition at Federation House, Karachi. Senior Members of Business community Abdul Sami Khan, Dr.
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