DIG South shows strong resolve to curb street crime

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.

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DP World Chairman meets Ecuador Minister of Foreign Trade

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.

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Easypaisa continues to facilitate customers with biometrically verified swift and secure transactions

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.

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A team of National Management College meets Pakistan’s High Commissioner for Singapore

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.

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Leading Pakistani companies participates in the 5th OIC Halal Expo / World Halal Summit, Istanbul

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).

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Rizwan Ahmed becomes Chairman PNSC

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.

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Google launches Datally android app

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.

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MD Sindh Solid Waste Management Board visits KATI

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.

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Pakistan’s liquid foreign reserves position

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.

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First meeting of Exports Sub-Committee KCCI

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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