PTCL concludes Flagship Summer Program

PTCL concludes its Experia Flagship Summer Program at a Closing Ceremony held at PTCL Headquarters, Islamabad. The Experia program is conducted every year in which selected students develop their professional skills over the course of six weeks.

This program enables selected students of renowned universities with experiential learning and hence contribute towards the development of future leadership.

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Increasing exports to $36.7 bn in five years very difficult: 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 IMF has given impossible targets to Pakistan without properly diagnosing economic ills and giving implementable solutions.

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Statement on Ambassador Khalilzad’s visit to Pakistan

Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad visited Islamabad on August 1 and 2 and held discussions with Pakistani leadership on developments in the Afghan peace process. In his meetings with Prime Minister Imran Khan, Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi, and Chief of Army Staff General Javed Bajwa, Ambassador Khalilzad outlined the positive momentum in the Afghan peace process and next steps.

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Realme – fastest mobile brand to became the global Top 10

Counterpoint, the international authoritative analysis institution, recently announced a mobile phone shipment report for Q2 2019. According to the report, emerging smartphone brand realme showed eye-catching performance. After only one year of establishment, it quickly became one of the top 10 mobile phone manufacturers in the world, alongside with Samsung, Huawei and Apple.

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PTCL supports NIC Karachi on graduation of its first cohort of startups

PTCL is proud to support the startups incubated at National Incubation Center (NIC), Karachi at a special graduation ceremony for their first cohort of startups at its facility in NED University, Karachi.

The ceremony was attended by Syed Shahzad Shah, Executive Vice President, Marketing & Communication, PTCL, Fariha Tahir Shah, GM Corporate Communication, PTCL, Atif Rais Khan, Chief Executive Officer, LMKT, Shabahat Ali Shah, Executive Director National Information Technology Board (NITB), Shahjahan Chaudhry, Project Director, NIC Karachi, along with tech entrepreneurs, business leaders, professionals and students.

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Liquid Foreign Reserves Position on 1st Aug

The total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$15,061.8 million on 26July2019.The break-up of the foreign reserves position is as under:-

  • Foreign reserves held by the State Bank of Pakistan: US$ 7,767.0 million
  • Net foreign reserves held by commercial banks : US$ 7,294.8 million
  • Total liquid foreign reserves               : US$ 15,061.8 million

During the week ending 26July2019, SBP’s reserves increased by US$155 million to US$7,767 million, due to official GoP inflows.

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Pak-Qatar Family Takaful opens new branch in Bahadurabad!

Pak-Qatar Family Takaful Limited (PQFTL) opened its new branch in Bahadurabad. The new branch was inaugurated jointly by Muhammad Nasir Ali Syed (CEO, PQFTL) and Deputy CEO Muhammad Menhas, along with senior management team. The new branch will create great convenience and provide a wide range of Takaful services to a vast number of consumers, living in Bahadurabad and nearby vicinities.

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