Quetta is backbone of Balochistan’s Economy: Mian Zahid Hussain

President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF), President AKIA, Senior Vice Chairman of the Businessmen Panel of and former provincial of Mian Zahid Hussain on Monday said that the biggest provinces of the Country with respect to land has turned to a centre of sectarian terrorism, political instability and bad law and order which is equally affecting the masses and Country’s stability.

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With developing regional trade, Pakistan can overcome its trade deficit: Mian Zahid Hussain

President; Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF), All Karachi Industrial Alliance (AKIA), Senior Vice Chairman of the Businessmen Panel of FPCCI and Former Provincial Minister Mian Zahid Hussain on Friday said the portion of regional trade is 3.57 percent which is just $29 billion in the total global trade of $815 billion in 2016 four neighbouring countries including Pakistan, Iran, Afghanistan and India, which is thought provoking.

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Karachi faces environmental challenges: Commissioner

Commissioner Karachi Saleh Ahmed Farooqui said that Karachi is facing severe environmental challenges, to face them all stockholders should work together. He was addressing to a gathering of business community at Korangi Association of Trade & Industry (KATI).

On this occasion President KATI Tariq Malik, Senior Vice President Salman Aslam, Vice President Junaid Nqai, Deputy Commissioner Korangi Qurat ul Ain Memon , Ehtisham Uddin, SM Yahya, Assistant Commissioner Korangi Abdul Hameed, Municipal Commissioner KMC Dr Saif , Senior Director Municipal Services Masood Alam and others were also expressed their views.

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Federal Minister for Maritime & Foreign Affairs visits FPCCI

Mr. Abdullah Hussain Haroon, Federal Minister for Maritime & Foreign Affairs, visited FPCCI to meet leading businessmen of Federation and discuss matter of mutual interest. Photo shows Mr.
Ghazanfar Bilour, President FPCCI is Presenting Crest to Mr. Abdullah Hussain Haroon, Federal Minister for Maritime & Foreign Affairs, Syed Mazhar Ali Nasir, Senior Vice President FPCCI, Mr.

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Modern Library in Art Council

Group photo shows President of Arts Council of Pakistan, Muhammad Ahmed Shah, with participants of an international seminar/conference on Library, organized by Pakistan Library Club in Karachi. Shah said an international standard’s library would be set in art council with the support of Karachi University and Pakistan Library Club.

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Jazz offers customers direct carrier billing for purchases on Google Play

Jazz customers can now purchase apps and make in-app purchases from Google Play using their mobile balance or postpaid bill. This direct carrier billing service is automatically activated for customers using Android devices.

Through this service, the price for purchasing apps, games, and other mobile content will be automatically added to the monthly bill of the customers.

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2nd Parvez Abbasi Open Shooting Championship in Karachi

This is a unique event in Pakistan’s shooting calendar, as the tournament is open to everyone including general public as well as teams representing Pakistan Navy, Pakistan Army, Pakistan Air Force, Police and other law enforcement agencies. Over 400 shooters will compete in Air Pistol, Skeet and Trap categories during the 6-day tournament.

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Starbucks and Alibaba Group form Strategic Partnership to transform the customer experience in the Coffee Industry in China

Starbucks Coffee Company (“Starbucks”) (NASDAQ: SBUX) and Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (“Alibaba”) (NYSE: BABA) today announced a deep, strategic “New Retail” partnership that will enable a seamless Starbucks Experience and transform the coffee industry in China. Collaborating across key businesses within the Alibaba ecosystem, including Ele.me, Hema, Tmall, Taobao and Alipay, Starbucks announced plans to pilot delivery services beginning September 2018, establish “Starbucks Delivery Kitchens” for delivery order fulfillment and integrate multiple platforms to co-create an unprecedented virtual Starbucks store – an unparalleled and even more personalized online Starbucks Experience for Chinese customers.

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