Bank Alfalah Signs deal with Mastercard to introduce rewards program in Pakistan

Bank Alfalah, Pakistan’s premier banking institution, has struck a strategic deal with Mastercard to capitalize on its well-known rewards system in order to develop a first-of-its-kind enterprise-level loyalty and rewards program in Pakistan. Mastercard’s reward system provides a cutting-edge experience through a robust, secure and flexible rewards processing platform.

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Hamdard University organized seminar on “Inteellectual Property Rights In Pakistan”

A seminar on intellectual property rights in Pakistan was jointly organized by Quality Enhancement Cell, Hamdard University and Intellectual Property Organization of Pakistan (IPO-Pakistan at Hamdard University, Main Campus, Karachi. The key objective of the seminar was to raise awareness among research scholars and students about the concept of Intellectual Property Rights and how to deal with IP issues in Pakistan.

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IBA Convocation 2016

IBA Karachi commemorated its annual convocation on the vast grounds of IBA-UBL Sports Complex at IBA, Main Campus. A total of 695 students (the largest cohort of graduates in IBA’s history) were conferred degrees for the completion of their undergraduate and post-graduate programs.

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Telenor Pakistan wins WCA

Cementing its reputation as the most customer-centric telecom and digital services provider, Telenor Pakistan has bagged the prestigious WCA (World Communication Award) Award for Best Customer Service. Telenor Pakistan demonstrated an impressive growth in terms of customer services infrastructure as well as the team’s customer-handling proficiency.

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FPCCI calls to enhanced trade ties with Syria

The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) has asked the business community of Pakistan to explore trade and investment opportunities in Syria. There is lot of scope for Pakistani textiles, rice, pharmaceuticals, sports goods and agricultural products in Syria, said Abdul Rauf Alam, President FPCCI.

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KCCI invited to visit Mauritius to explore trade, investment opportunities

Honorary Consul of Republic of Mauritius Sohail Yasin Suleman has formally invited the Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry to visit Mauritius which offers abundant trade and investment opportunities to the business and industrial community of Karachi. Speaking at a meeting during his visit to KCCI, he said that although Mauritius itself was a small country with a population 1.3 million but it was the gateway to 47 countries in Africa with a huge population of 650 million.

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RCG Asia meeting – Governor SBP for effective implementation of Macroprudential Policy Framework

Governor State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) Mr. Ashraf Mahmood Wathra emphasized on the need for implementing the macroprudential policy framework in line with international best practices to limit systemic risk facing the financial system during the meeting of Financial Stability Board (FSB) Regional Consultative Group Asia (RCG Asia).

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The Trade and Development Report (TDR) 2016

Institute of Business Administration, Karachi organized a presentation by UNCTAD on ‘The Trade and Development Report (TDR) 2016’ at G&T Auditorium, Main Campus. This presentation was a part of the ongoing discussion on the global economic environment, the opportunities provided by CPEC to Pakistan to integrate into the world economy and the overall impact of global slowdown on the Pakistani economy.

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Shell launches first performance fuel V-Power in Pakistan

In a ceremony led by the Honorable Minister for Petroleum & Natural Resources Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and accompanied by Jam Kamal Khan Minister of State for Petroleum, Shell unveiled its new global fuel offering Shell V-Power in Pakistan. Shell V-Power Unleaded is an innovative new premium formulation designed to protect against gunk and corrosion.

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Etihad Airways wins ‘World’s leading airline’ award

Etihad Airways has once again collected the ‘World’s Leading Airline’ award at the 23rd annual World Travel Awards (WTA) Grand Final Gala Ceremony 2016. This marks the eighth consecutive year that the airline has received the prestigious accolade. Last night’s beachside event was held before an audience of the industry’s leading luminaries and international media at the idyllic Sun Siyam Iru Fushi Beach Resort in the Maldives.

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