Single country three day Thailand Exhibition kicks off

A three-day single country Thailand Exhibition kicked-off on Saturday with 50 companies showcasing their range of products at local hotel here in Karachi. Muffasar Atta Malik, President of Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KCCI) inaugurated the exhibition along with Khun Apipan Cheecharoen, acting Consul General of Royal Thai Consulate-General Karachi, Suebsak Dangboonrueng, Director Thai Trade Centre, Dhaka, Department of International Trade Promotion, Ministry of Commerce, Royal Thai Government, Arif Suleman, Honorary Trade Advisor, Thailand and Director Event & Conference International Rashid ul Haq.

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FPCCI expresses great concern over the bill titled ‘Pakistan Courier and Logistics Regulatory Authority Act 2017”

Representatives of service providers of shipping, maritime and logistic sector have expressed great concern over the bill titled ‘Pakistan Courier and Logistics Regulatory Authority Act 2017’, now pending approval with the Senate to become an act, and urged the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) to take-up the case with the government to resolve this matter once and for all.

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Eighteen launches Satellite Office in Karachi

Eighteen – Pakistan’s most luxurious and modern, mixed use, residential project, in an aim to enhance more convenience for its investors and end-users based in the city of lights, today announced the opening of its sales office in Karachi.

With its profound local presence in all major cities of Pakistan, featuring Islamabad, Lahore, Peshawar and Karachi, Eighteen also has set its strong foothold globally with presence in UK, UAE, USA and Canada

The launch event of Eighteen’s booking and sales office in Karachi also marked the inauguration by Tarek Hamdy, CEO, Eighteen along with other senior officials of the group.

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UberPITCH broadens road to opportunity for startups

Uber, the global smartphone app that seamlessly connects riders to drivers, has announced launch of UberPITCH 2018, a nationwide competition to select a startup with the most compelling idea. This announcement was made at an event attended by Uber’s management, thought leaders from various industries and entrepreneurs.Powered by Ignite and in collaboration with the National Incubation Centres (NIC), UberPITCH will see selected startups guided by experienced trainers, as they have their ideas judged by investors and mentors during the course of the competition.

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Jaffer Business Systems partners with SAP

Jaffer Business Systems (JBS) and SAP have recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU). According to the MoU, JBS has partnered with SAP for providing licensing, implementation and support services in Pakistan.In Pakistan, there are number of public and private sector companies which are now relaying on SAP’s enterprise solutions.

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Bank Alfalah and CLS announce strategic partnership in Pakistan

Bank Alfalah Limited (“Bank Alfalah”), the majority shareholder of Alfalah Securities (Private) Limited (“Alfalah Securities”), and CLSA JV Holdings Limited (“CLSA”), a subsidiary of CITIC Securities, are pleased to announce a strategic partnership in Pakistan that will leverage Alfalah Securities’ market leading position and CLSA’s award-winning research and outstanding client base of global institutional investors.

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Three-day exhibition ‘Conurbations’ in Art Council

President of Arts Council Karachi Muhammad Ahmad Shah said that Arts Council continues its efforts concerning the elevation of arts and literature and it’s been our motive to highlight the art of our young artist along with the senior ones. “High proportion of opportunities are also being given to our young artists so it may wider the door of creativity and so they are considered vibrant future of arts”, said Ahmed Shah.

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UIT students leave for 10-day Europe study tour

To expand their knowledge and to get hands-on experience of the industry, forty students from the Usman Institute of Technology have left for a 10-day study tour in Europe. During the tour, the students will visit the Mercedes plant, the BMW plant and the Philips Museum located in Germany, France and the Netherlands.

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Thailand Exhibition targeting to enhance existing US$1 billion bilateral trade to open Saturday

A three-day single country Thailand Exhibition eyeing to enhance existing US$d1 billion bilateral trade and expecting around 50,000 visitors from all walks of life will be opened on 1st September 2018 at Pearl Continental Hotel Karachi. President Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KCCI) Muffasar Atta Malik will inaugurate the event as chief guest along with H.E Suwat Kaewsook, Consul General Royal Thai Consulate-General Karachi and Suebsak Dangboonrueng, Director Thai Trade Centre, Dhaka, Department of International Trade Promotion, Ministry of Commerce, Royal Thai Government.

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Gwadar now powered with best-in-class 4G services

In yet another landmark development, Telenor Pakistan has powered Gwadar city, historically an old fishing village that is now poised to become one of the world’s most thriving seaports, with its best-in-class 4G services. Due to the unavailability of long-haul fiber optic to carry traffic in the region, Telenor Pakistan has used state-of-the-art satellite solution to deliver 4G services to Gwadar.

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FPCCI appreciates PM prompt action on a complaint


The President Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FPCCI) Ghazanfar Bilour extended his gratitude and appreciation on the behalf of FPPCI to Prime Minister Imran Khan for taking prompt action on a complaint sent to him by Federation.

Tariq Haleem, Vice President of FPCCI who is from the Maritime Sector was approached by the business community about a problem of agriculture and maritime sectors which required immediate help.

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