Telenor Pakistan, country’s foremost telecom and digital service provider, hosted a Sustainability Conference to revisit the progress of and pledge commitment to the UN Sustainable Development Goal no. 10 ‘Reduced Inequalities’, at its campus 345. The event focused on Telenor’s sustainability efforts, its vision of empowering societies and sharing insights to accelerate progress on United Nations SDGs.
A group of 20 students from the London Business School visited Pakistan Microfinance Investment Company (PMIC) office in Islamabad on April 5, 2018. The group is currently visiting Pakistan on a trek, the fourth of a series of treks to Pakistan by students of three of the world’s top universities.
Federal Minister for Communications Senator Dr. Hafiz Abdul Karim has said that despite adverse conditions and hindrances, the PML (N) Government has placed tremendous developmental works on record. Completion of the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) will usher in a new era of development for the peoples of Pakistan and that of this whole region.
The president of Arts Council Karachi, Muhammad Ahmed Shah is visiting Abu Dhabi to attend World Culture Summit. The Abu Dhabi Culture Summit is the world’s first high-level summit that convenes leaders from the world of Arts, Culture, Performing Art, Music, Theatre, Public Policy and technology to identify ways that culture can raise awareness, build bridges and promote positive change.
The Professional Accountants in Business (PAIB) Committee of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) is organizing CFO Conference 2018 ‘Evolving Mental Models – Sustaining Competitive Edge; Reflect, Transform, Lead’ on April 10 & 12 in Karachi and Lahore respectively.
A high level delegation from Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) comprising of Mr. Jafarullah Khan, Deputy Speaker of Gilgit Baltistan Legislative Assembly, Mr. Kazim Niaz, Chief Secretary, GB, and Mr. Waqar Ali Khan, Secretary Tourism GB visited Antalya, Turkey and attended HESTOUREX – World Health Sport Tourism Congress & Exhibition held from 5-8 April 2018.
Minister of State for Information, Broadcasting, National History and Literary Heritage Ms Marriyum Aurangzeb, addressing the inaugural ceremony of Islamabad Spring Festival ( Family Gala ) on Saturday, said that as a result of the efforts of the government in line with the vision of the former prime minister the menace of terrorism had been controlled and peace restored in the country, leading to the return of the hustle and bustle of the sports fields and tourists spots, besides revival of the cultural activities.
Karachi Port Trust (KPT) has said on April 07 that a molasses leakage incident took place in a private terminal “Pakistan Molasses Company (PMC)” yard at (Shireen Jinnah Colony), near Karachi port yesterday. The terminal is a private entity, however, KPT has provided all rescue and medical support to the terminal and the Crisis Management Center of KPT immediately started rescue operations.
The real wealth of a country is human resources and those counties that are investing in human resource, education, science, technology and innovation (ESTI) are making rapid progress. Knowledge-based economy is the answer of all socio economic illness and health is also attached to the economic condition.
Recently, Jazz commenced a nationwide experience bus tour in a bid to aware masses of its Super 4G service. Three Jazz branded buses are currently on a two month long tour of universities and public places in the North, Central and Southern regions of the country.
In line with its commitment of facilitating passengers, the second national carrier of Pakistan Shaheen Air International (SAI) will start non-stop flights between Faisalabad and Muscat, launching its first weekly flight from Sunday April 15, 2018.
Flight NL758 will depart Faisalabad every Sunday at 7pm and arrive in Muscat at 9 pm whereas the flight NL759 will depart from Muscat every Sunday at 10pm and arrive at Faisalabad at 2am Monday.
At the Dell Experience Roadshow held in Lahore recently, the Company Dell unveiled a new suite of world class products to address the myriad ways people work and play. In addition to showcasing some of the latest devices that represent style and power, Dell also highlighted the incredible innovations embedded within these products that are intended to improve performance, functionality and the overall user experience.
Shell Rimula – the premium heavy duty engine oil launched a new campaign, “What Matters is Inside”. The campaign portrays the daily toils of Pakistani truck-drivers, and farmers emphasizing their tireless efforts put in each day to achieve their goals and reach their destinations safely.
The Business Community of Pakistan and the members of the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry hailed the announcement made by Hussain Islam, Provincial Minister of Baluchistan on behalf of Chief Minister Baluchistan Mir Abdul Quddus Bizenjo for allocation of amenity land of one acre free of cost to FPCCI for establishment of its liaison office at Gwadar.
Pakistan, the country’s foremost telecom and digital services provider has joined hands with Nokia to modernize and transform its network in order to expand its services to customers. An agreement has been signed between the two companies in this regard and the partnership is expected to assist Telenor Pakistan’s network expansion and upgradation goals along with increased penetration of 4G/LTE services.