Minister of IT, Mrs. Anusha Rahman launched the National Incubation Centre by JAZZ, Pakistan’s Number 1 digital company under the public-private partnership of Ministry of Information Technology & Telecom through National ICT R&D Fund and Teamup. The NIC will provide startups with a free of cost workspace, incubation, acceleration – Jazz xlr8 program – seed funds, and access to 50 million plus mobile customers.Commenting
Pakistan’s No.1 4G network, China Mobile Pakistan (Zong) has reaffirmed its stated commitment of adding more investment in Pakistan in the coming years.
It is important to mention that the organization has already invested over USD 2 Billion in Pakistan in the recent years and was the first to invest in the auctioned 3G and 4G licenses.
Pakistan’s top banking institution, Bank Alfalah Limited (BAL), has signed an agreement with Punjab Beverages Company (PBC) to initiate a pilot to digitize the last mile retailer in the PBC supply chain. The main objective of the project is to digitize incentive payouts and expense reimbursements made by PBC to its distributors and retailers.
In continuation of National Bank of Pakistan’s (NBP) journey for embracing the future banking, NBP unveiled NBP Prepaid cards with the brand of UnionPay International in a grand launch ceremony. Initially, three types of Cards have been launched including Corpay – for small ticket size payroll; YouthPay – for younger generations of Pakistan; and PocketPay – for daily consumption for families.
The biennial Shell Tameer Awards took place at the British Deputy High Commission in a ceremony attended by prominent industry and business leaders as well as young entrepreneurs of the country. The jury comprising established professionals judged the top 12 finalists in four categories.
President Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) Shamim Ahmed Firpo receiving memento from Senior Vice Chairman of Pakistan HVACR Importers and Traders Association Muhammad Anis Shaikh at the Certificate Distribution Ceremony organized by Pakistan HVACR Importers and Traders Association which was attended by President KCCI as Chief Guest.
Governor State Bank of Pakistan Mr. Ashraf Mahmood Wathra has urged the banks to understand the needs of the economy and focus on agri. financing as it is a viable business activity having huge cash flows, and significant contribution in GDP with strong backward and forward linkages.
IBA Karachi is proud to announce that Mr. Muhammad Zubair, Alumnus of 1980 has been appointed as the 32nd Governor of Sindh. He was sworn in as the Governor of Sindh on Thursday in a ceremony at Governor House in Karachi.
President of Federation Chambers of Commerce and Industries (FPCCI) Zubair F Tufail has appointed Ghazanfer Ali Khan chairman of FPCCI’s Standing Committee on Automotive Industries for the year of 2017. According to a statement this decision was taken after keeping view the expertise and experience of Ghazanfer Ali khan in Automotive Industry.
The President of the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) Mr. Zubair F. Tufail organized an inter-active session on the export package of Rs. 180 billion recently announced by the Prime Minister. The session was attended by leading businessmen and representatives of associations.
The country’s largest oil marketing company Pakistan State Oil (PSO) has recently contracted to place vending machines at its retail outlet with the brand name “Refuel”. The state of the art vending machines have been currently installed at PSO stations in Karachi; Ideal Service Station (Shahrah-e-Faisal), AB Ghazi Service Station, near Abdullah Shah Ghazi.
A 100 member team of Navy War College visited FPCCI Head Office, Karachi in a study tour Let by Mr. Imran Nisar, Commodore S.I. (M) The President FPCCI Mr. Zubair F. Tufail while welcoming the delegation gave a comprehensive briefing on the role of FPCCI and its activities on national and international level.
As per wish of President Hamdard Foundation Pakistan, Mrs. Sadia Rashid and instruction by the Director General, Farrukh Imdad blankets were distributed among the poor and neediest in the slum areas of Karachi and some parts of interior Sindh such as National Highway, Thatta, Gharo and Baldia Town by the workers of Hamdard Foundation Pakistan under the supervision of Syed Mohammad Arsalan, Deputy Director HR & Administration, HFP.
The United Business Group (UBG) of FPCCI on Thursday lauded the efforts of Prime Minister, Muhammed Nawaz Sharif to boost exports through incentives and improved supply of energy.Energy projects of CPEC would add around ten thousand and five hundred megawatt of electricity in the national grid within two years while other initiatives would also add thousands of megawatt of power providing relief to masses, industry and agriculture, said a press release here on Thursday.
The leadership of Businessmen Group (BMG) and Office Bearers of the Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KCCI) have congratulated Muhammad Zubair on his appointment as 32nd Governor of Sindh which would surely yield positive results. In a statement issued, Chairman BMG and Former President KCCI Siraj Kassam Teli, Vice Chairmen BMG and Former Presidents Tahir Khaliq, Zubair Motiwala, Haroon Farooki and Anjum Nisar, President KCCI Shamim Ahmed Firpo, Senior Vice President KCCI Asif Nisar, Vice President KCCI Muhammad Younus Soomro and KCCI Managing Committee members warmly welcomed Prime Minister’s decision to appoint Muhammad Zubair for Sindh’s top constitutional slot.