Post-Conflict Trade Opportunities highlighted in new study published at World Government Summit

A new study on how post-conflict trade opportunities can be developed by emerging countries was published on the concluding day of the World Government Summit attended by thousands of government and business leaders. “Post-Conflict Trade: Case studies and lessons for Ethiopia and Eritrea” was launched by the Economist Intelligence Unit after being commissioned to conduct the research by global trade enabler DP World.

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SICPA Pakistan wins CSR Award

SICPA Pakistan has won the NFEH Award for the third consecutive year in the ‘Best Practices’ category. The Award was given by the National Forum for Environment & Health’s 11th Annual CSR Summit 2019. SICPA Pakistan is a joint venture of SICPA SA, Switzerland and Pakistan Security Printing Corporation.

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shell Eco-Marathon Asia returns to Malaysia in its 10th year

Shell announced today that Malaysia will host Shell Eco-marathon Asia in 2019 as part of its global Make the Future Live programme. Held at Sepang International Circuit, Kuala Lumpur, the Asia competition comes back to where it was first held in 2010, and celebrates its 10th year of challenging bright young student minds to design and build ultra-energy-efficient cars, and then take them out on the track in competition.

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Engineer Daro Achakzai, President of Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI)) has once again appointed Gulzar Firoz as Chairman, FPCCI Standing Committee on Environment. It is for fourth consecutive year that Gulzar Firoz has been given this responsibility, said a press release issued earlier this week.

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Federal Minister for Communications and Postal Services Murad Saeed inaugurated ‘E-Commerce facility at Pakistan Post in Islamabd on Saturday. The minister, on the occasion, expressed his confidence in the E-Commerce facility and said this initiative would lead the department towards financial prosperity, a private news channel reported.

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Pakistan is unable to attain potential level of export to EU: Mian Zahid Hussain

President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF), President All Karachi Industrial Alliance (AKIA), Senior Vice Chairman of the Businessmen Panel of FPCCI and former provincial minister, Mian Zahid Hussain on Friday said that despite availability of GSP+ status in European Union, Pakistan’s bilateral trade is far below the potential level.

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2nd day of Mai Kolachi Family shopping & food festival

Appreciating efforts of government and law enforcement agencies, Minister Local Government Sindh Saeed Ghani has said that people in city are now feeling a sigh of relief and breathing in a free environment. People are now enjoying festivities.

He was talking to organizers during his visit to three-day Mai Kolachi Family Shopping and Food Festival organized by the Karachi Admin Association and Talha De’ Internattional at the society office.

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Harnessing technology platforms is the way forward for enhancing agricultural productivity- Governor SBP

“I would urge the stakeholders including banks, federal and provincial governments to harness technology platforms for enhancing agricultural productivity”, said Tariq Bajwa, Governor State Bank of Pakistan while presiding the mid-term review meeting of Agricultural Credit Advisory Committee (ACAC) held in Hyderabad on 7th February, 2019.

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Engro Foundation celebrates change agents – Announces IATC Impact Award 2018-19 winners

Engro Foundation announced the recipients of I Am The Change (IATC) Impact Awards for 2018-19 in a ceremony held today. In addition to the senior management of Engro, from the private, public, and the development sectors were also in attendance.

A flagship initiative of Engro Foundation, IATC envisions to empower organizations making sustainable impact in the lives of people in Pakistan.

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BankIslami Introduces ‘OneTouch Banking’a complete biometric banking solution

With the growing prevalence of technologically advanced solutions in banking industry, BankIslami breaks through the industry with OneTouch Banking, a complete Biometric solution which enables you to carry out all your transactions by just an impression of your thumb.

BankIslami, for the first time in Pakistan, introduces One Touch Banking where your Thumb is your Bank, at a ceremony held in Karachi where President & CEO of BankIslami along with the Bank’s top management and Moin Khan, the Brand Ambassador of BankIslami, unveiled its technologically advanced One Touch Banking solution.

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