Telenor Microfinance Bank inaugurates new head office in Karachi

Telenor Microfinance Bank (TMB) announced that it was relocating its head office to a new purpose built location on main Khayaban e Nishat, Defence Housing Authority, Karachi. The Bank’s head office was previously located at K.C.H.S Union. The move comes in wake of the Bank’s expanding customer base and services and the new location will serve the purpose effectively.

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Carfirst expands its operations to Faisalabad

CarFirst, Pakistan’s most trusted used car trading platform commenced its operations in Faisalabad with the bid to rapidly expand its network in the major metro cities in Punjab. CarFirst will be opening purchase centres, sales centres and offering franchising services in Faisalabad within the next two months.

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The 12th International Urdu Conference

The 12th international Urdu conference will be held at Arts Council of Pakistan Karachi from Thursday, said President Arts Council of Pakistan Muhammad Ahmed Shah in a press conference at Arts Council Karachi. It would be inaugurated by Chief Minister Sindh Syed Murad Ali Shah.

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60% of SMEs globally not supported to tackle bribery and corruption

The research, commissioned by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), has highlighted that of 932 cross-sector accountants surveyed, fewer than one in three believe there is enough support for small businesses to tackle bribery and corruption.

In the professional accountancy body’s report Combating bribery in the SME sector, respondents outlined fears that procedures and policies and risk assessments are not always in place to help management and the employees.

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KPT handles cargo smoothly

The total cargo handled at Karachi Port during the last 24 hours closed at 123,208 Metric Tons. The breakup shows that the port has handled 37,322 Metric Tons of export cargo and 85,886 Metric Tons of import cargo during the said period.

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EBM’s founder – Khawar Masood Butt gets the prestigious AFAA award at AdAsia 2019

The Asian Federation of Advertising Associations (AFAA) has bestowed its prestigious ‘Leadership Award’ to the founder and Chairman of English Biscuit Manufacturers (EBM) – Mr. Khawar Masood Butt, during its conference in Lahore. This accolade was presented in recognition of his tremendous contributions to the marketing and advertising industry of Pakistan as well as his vision and good governance resulting in EBM’s successful growth over the years.

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