KCCI meeting with Director General, Pakistan Rangers (Sindh),

Chairman Businessmen Group and Former President KCCI Siraj Kassam Teli and President KCCI Shamim Ahmed Firpo presenting crest to Director General, Pakistan Rangers (Sindh) Major General Muhammad Saeed during his visit to Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI). Vice Chairman BMG Haroon Farooki, Vice President Muhammad Younus Soomro, Former Presidents KCCI A.Q.

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The 21st Convocation of Hamdard University

1395 graduating of the Hamdard University received their degrees, in recipient were 817, absensia 578, including 13 Ph.D and 56 M.Phil at the 21st Convocation of Hamdard University, held on Saturday, February 18, 2017 at the main campus of the university, Madinat al-Hikmah, Karachi, presided over by Mrs.

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QEC-IBA Karachi Hosts Awareness Seminar for All Pakistan QECs

Quality Enhancement Cell-IBA-Karachi organized an “Awareness Seminar on ISO 9001-2015 and Processes The purpose of the seminar was to create awareness on ISO 9001-2015 standards; Six Sigma Methodology; its significance and implementation in universities. The seminar was also aimed at providing consultancy to universities -both public and private sectors-on how universities can setup their strategic directions to improve teaching-learning and administrative processes including HR, Finance, ICT-IT etc.

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DPS Students Outshine at the IKLC

The students have won laurels for Dawood Public School by winning across multiple categories at national, district and institutional level

Dawood Public School is proud to announce that its students have outshone at the International Kangaroo Linguistic Contest (IKLC). The students, belonging to Class I all the way up till A’ Levels participated and garnered medals in different categories. 

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Easypaisa partners with the Bank of Punjab for greater financial inclusion

In line with its commitment to promote financial inclusion in the country, Pakistan’s first and foremost branchless banking service Easypaisa has entered into a strategic partnership with the Bank of Punjab (BOP)to expand the scale of branchless banking services. The partnership will facilitate BOP’s extensive customer base in availing services through Easypaisa’s network of countrywide agents.

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KE’s project Ujala in full swing

K-Electric, under its flagship project Ujala, continues to invest and improve its distribution network across the city and organized a Mela in Chakra Goth, a Katchi Abadi located in Korangi in order to create awareness about KE’s ongoing UJALA Project and to facilitate consumers with their complaints and provide them with new meters along with Aerial Bundled Cables.

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A delegation of China Council for the Promotion of International Trade visited KATI

A delegation of China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) visited Korangi Association of Trade & Industry (KATI). On this occasion President of KATI Masood Naqi welcomed the delegation and said that Pakistani industrialists and traders are willing to introduce Pakistani products in Chinese Market along with promotion of bilateral trade between the two countries.

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TPL Trakker & SIM4 Joint Venture

TPL Trakker Limited, Pakistan’s largest tracking solutions provider have embarked into a Joint Venture with SIM4, a startup incubated at Teamup. The entity formed under the Joint venture is TPL mobile which will offer high quality and affordable mobile communication services to resident and non-resident Pakistanis.

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Govt asked to control widening current account deficit :Mian Zahid Hussain

President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF), President AKIA, Senior Vice Chairman of the Businessmen Panel of FPCCI and former Provincial Minister Mian Zahid Hussain on Wednesday asked the government to take steps to contain widening current account deficit. Last year’s current account deficit stood at 3.3 billion dollars while the deficit for the current year may hit the mark of nine billion dollars, he said.

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KarandaazPakistan-partnered‘LUMS Startup Weekend’ concludes with great entrepreneurial fervor

Country’s largest entrepreneurial festival ‘LUMS Startup Weekend’, a collaboration of Karandaaz Pakistan and Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), concluded today with the NFC payment solution ‘Paycard’ winning the competition. The event was in line with Karandaaz Pakistan’s mission to foster financial and digital inclusion in the country as it brought together scores of aspiring entrepreneurs and mentors working together to revitalize Pakistan’s startup landscape.

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KPT starts the online transfer of pension to its pensioners

The Karachi Port Trust (KPT) took a bold initiative to facilitate its pensioners through commissioning an online transfer system to transfer pension directly in the accounts of KPT Pensioners. The facility was inaugurated by Chairman KPT Vice Admiral (R) Shafqat Jawed HI (M) in the Pension Office at KPT Head Office building, while pressing button of the system, in presence of General Manager Finance Mr.

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ECO to develop into a key regional economic bloc soon: PM

Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif Tuesday expressed his confidence that the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) would soon develop into a key regional economic bloc.

“Synergizing our strengths, we can soon change our region’s destiny. The way forward for us has been laid out in ECO Vision 2025 in the form of pragmatic and tangible organisational targets,” the prime minister said in his video message released on the occasion of 13th Summit being held on Wednesday (March 1).

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Exporters of Leather in Punjab, facing the worst-ever crisis due to complete stoppage of cheques of duty drawback claims

In his press statement, Mr. Azam Malik Chairman Pakistan Tanners’ Association (Northern Zone) said that exporters Lahore and Multan are badly hit by liquidity crisis which is worsening due to held up of their funds in duty drawback refunds. Respective collectorates are unable to release pending cheques against sanctioned claims of duty drawback.

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