Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Police South Karachi Division Azad Khan has said that to curb street crime is top most priority of Police in Karachi. He was talking to a meeting held at Korangi Association of Trade &Industry (KATI). He told that to revamp force response 15 service has been uplifted on technologically and 100 mobile vans have been designated for rapid response with this signal task.
Google has launched Files Go, a new app for freeing up space, finding files faster and easily sharing them with others. Files Go is globally available from today on the Google Play Store for all phones running Android 5.0 (Lollipop) and higher.
DP World Group Chairman and CEO Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem met with Ecuador’s Minister of Foreign Trade, Pablo Campana, at the global trade enabler’s flagship Jebel Ali Port and Free Zone in Dubai recently. The visit follows the ground-breaking ceremony held in September this year to mark the start of DP World’s construction of a greenfield multi-purpose port project at Posorja, Ecuador.
Pakistan’s first and foremost branchless banking platform Telenor Microfinance Bank’s Easypaisa, is helping its customers make safe and secure financial transactions via the Biometric Verification System (BVS). Ensuring transparency in mobile-based money transfers, BVS enables beneficiaries of various financial support programs to withdraw funds in an easy and convenient manner.
Ambassador of Pakistan to Turkey Mr. Muhammad Syrus Sajjad Qazi while giving a briefing to the participants of the 107th National Management Course of the National School of Public Policy on the status of multi-faceted Turkey-Pakistan bilateral relations said that the brotherly ties are flourishing in diverse fields.
An 11 member delegation of National Management College (NMC) comprising of officers from various groups and services of the Government of Pakistan met the High Commissioner of Pakistan, Mr. Nasrullah Khan in Singapore yesterday. The High Commission hosted a dinner for the delegation that is on a 5 day visit, as part of the NMC’s Foreign Study Tour Programme.
DP World has completed the acquisition of an additional 66.67% stake in Empresa Brasileira de Terminais Portuários (Embraport) in Brazil from Odebrecht Transport (OTP). This transaction increases DP World’s shareholding to 100% and the terminal will be rebranded to DP World Santos.
A group of Pakistani Food Manufacturing Companies have participated in the 5th OIC Halal Exhibition, which was held from 23rd to 25th November 2017 at Istanbul in Turkey. An informative World Halal Conference was also alongwith fair for participants. The event was held in pursuance of the resolution adopted by the 32nd Ministerial Session of the Standing Committee for Economic and Commercial Cooperation of the OIC (COMCEC).
The federal government has appointed Mr. Rizwan Ahmed, a BS-21 officer of the Pakistan Administrative Service (PAS), as Chairman Pakistan National Shipping Corporation (PNSC). The new chairman assumed charge of his office on Monday, 4th December 2017.
Mr. Rizwan holds a Masters degree in Public Administration from Harvard University, USA.
Google has announced Datally, a smart and simple Android app that helps smartphone users understand, control, and save mobile data. Datally works on all smartphones running Android 5.0 (Lollipop) and higher, and is available today on the Google Play Store globally.
Pakistan’s leading home appliance brand – Dawlance, has unveiled its new and exclusive range of as many as 7 small domestic appliances (SDA) for its customers, stepping up further on providing an advanced level of convenience and supreme performance for the large consumer base of Dawlance in Pakistan.
Managing Director of Sindh Solid Waste Management Board (SSWM) A.D Sanjrani visited Korangi Association of Trade & Industry (KATI) and assured to control garbage and debris dumping at soundings of EMB causeway, in Malir River. He also briefed KATI regarding future plans of SSWM regarding industrial solid waste management.
According to state Bank of Pakistan, the total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$19,693.2 million on 24November2017.The break-up of the foreign reserves position is as under :-
Foreign reserves held by the State Bank of Pakistan: US$ 13,547.3 million
Net foreign reserves held by commercial banks : US$ 6,145.9 million
Total liquid foreign reserves : US$ 19,693.2 million
During the week ending 24November2017, SBP’s reserves increased by US$6 million to US$13,547 million.
DP World has launched an internship programme for Emiratis studying abroad at the Annual UAE Student Forum in Washington DC. The Emirati Abroad Programmeoffers UAE Nationals studying in countries where the company operates the opportunity to gain experience in diverse cultures and learn about global trade.
Chairman of Karachi Chamber’s Exports Sub-Committee Shamsul Islam Khan presiding over the first meeting of his Sub-Committee at Aiwan-e-Tijarat. In the Picture, President KCCI, Muffasar Atta Malik is seen addressing the meeting while Senior Vice President KCCI Abdul Basit Abdul Razzak, Vice President Rehan Hanif, Advisor of Sub-Committee Abdul Jabbar Dalal and others are also present at the picture.
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