K-Electric, under its flagship project Ujala, is continuously investing in improving its distribution network across the city. This is being done by converting the cables on loss-incurring PMTs to Aerial Bundled Cables (ABC) to improve the power supply to consumers residing in these areas.
Speakers at the meeting of Shura Hamdard Karachi chapter urged the government to hold regular elections of local bodies on appointed hour in order to evolve new leadership in the country. The meeting was held yesterday on the theme: “The foundation of political parties should be laid on socio-economic welfare of the masses”, presided over by Justice (Rtd) Haziqul Khairi at a local hall.
Vice President of Korangi Association of Trade & Industry (KATI) Mohammad Ghazanfar Ali Khan said that Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with Thailand could cause damage for local Automotive Parts Manufacturing industry. Ghazanfar Ali, who also chairs the standing committee of KATI for Automotive, said this in a meeting with auto part manufacturers.
Consul General of Indonesia Hadi Santoso has said that the trade volume between Pakistan and Indonesia, which stood at US$1.6 billion when he assumed charge as the Consul General in November 2014, has risen to almost US$2.3 billion in November 2016 when he was about to leave this city after successfully completing his tenure.
Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan met the British Home Secretary Ms. Amber Rudd in London on Monday. The Interior Minister is on a three-day visit to London where he is holding meetings with senior British government dignitaries.
The two leaders discussed a host of issues ranging from cooperation in counter-terrorism, illegal immigration, organized crimes, narcotics control, money laundering, and other issues of mutual interest.
Shaikh Khalid Tawab Sr. Vice President of the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FPCCI) hailed the arrival of first Chinese trade convoys carrying goods being exported to Middle East and African Countries through the Gwadar Port developed under the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).
With an ambition to develop a digital ecosystem in the country, Telenor Pakistan held the country’s first Google DevFest in collaboration with Google Developer Groups (GDG) Islamabad. The event featured product demos and talks on the future of digital innovation, Firebase, Telenor Appbox, Design Sprint, Women in Tech & other technologies across web, cloud and mobile platforms for students, professionals and educators.
President of the Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry Shamim Ahmed Firpo presenting souvenir to Consul General of the People’s Republic of China Wang Yu during the visit of KCCI delegation to Chinese Consulate in Karachi. Senior Vice President KCCI Asif Nisar, Vice President Muhammad Younus Soomro and Former President Abdullah Zaki are also seen in the picture.
The 91st meeting of the IBA Board of Governors was held on October 29, 2016 at the IBA City Campus. The Board offered Fateha for the departed soul of the late Mr. Wazir Ali Khoja, a member of the Board of Governors.
Telenor Group’s first regional Digital Winners Asia start-up event successfully concluded in Yangon, Myanmar on Wednesday. The event brought aboard eight Asian startups, including two promising teams from Pakistan, where Thailand’s Startup ‘TakeMeTour’ was crowned champion. The two-day event was aimed at enabling participants to achieve scale across markets.
With the latest version of the Easypaisa Android App, users of other mobile operators can now open and access the most popular branchless banking service that had been up till now limited to Telenor users only. Easypaisa is one of the most popular financial applications in Pakistan and is one of the fastest growing branchless banking applications with more than 200,000 installs in less than 6 months.
HomeNet Pakistan is highly thankful and acknowledges the remarkable efforts of Sindh Government in taking lead for protecting HBWs rights; Cheif Minister Sindh has approved Policy of HBWs in Sindh today. HomeNet Pakistan is striving for socio-economic and political rights of home based workers since 2005, HomeNet Pakistan has strived for HBWs policy formulation and finailiaztion in collaboration with relevant government departments.
VimpelCom (NASDAQ: VIP) will today ring the closing bell at NASDAQ, marking 20 years since it first listed in the United States. VimpelCom first listed on the New York Stock Exchange in 1996, before transferring across to the NASDAQ to take its place alongside the world’s most innovative and successful technology companies.
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