KATI announced support to UBG in FPCCI election

Korangi Association of Trade & Industry (KATI) announced full support to United Business Group (UBG) in upcoming election of FPCCI. President of KATI Danish Khan said that Patron in Chief of KATI and UBG SM Muneer and Chairman UBG Iftikhar Ali Malik are consensus leaders of business community, and the community have confidence on their nominated candidates in the FPCCI election.

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Telenor to install Digital Self-Service Booths across CSD stores nationwide

Pakistan’s top digital and telecom services provider Telenor Pakistan has joined hands with the nation’s favorite retail chain CSDfor placement of its state-of-the-art Digital Self-Service Booths across CSD stores nationwide.

The contract was signedduring a ceremony held at Telenor campus ‘345’ in Islamabad which was attended by senior officials of both entities, including Bilal Kazmi, Chief Marketing Officer, Telenor Pakistan and Maj.

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Activemedia Pakistan wins South Asia Agency of the Year Awards 2018!

At the 25thedition of Campaign Asia-Pacific’s Agency of the Year awards held on 4th December in Mumbai India, Pakistan’s Activemedia won the bronze in the category of South Asia ‘Experiential Marketing Agency’ of the Year. The award was given in recognition of Activemedia’s work for numerous campaigns, including but not limited to campaigns such as The Coca-Cola Food & Music Festival, HBL Independence Interactive ATM and setting the Guinness world record for making tea in the biggest pan ever.

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PTCL upgrades city Hyderabad & Qasimabad exchanges

PTCL has transformed major exchanges in Hyderabad including Qasimabad and City Hyderabad under its Network Transformation Project (NTP). NTP covers more than 100 exchanges across Pakistan. PTCL has already upgraded 53 exchanges in 12 cities including Faisalabad, Gujranwala, Hyderabad, Islamabad, Karachi, Kharian, Lahore, Multan, Peshawar, Quetta, Rawalpindi and Sialkot.

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Could your child be suffering from malnutrition?

By Sami Wahid

Did you know that malnutrition causes 54% deaths in children living in developing countries annually? According to UNICEF, study from May 2016 : Monitoring the Situation of Children and women Current Status and progress, nearly half of all deaths in children under 5 are attributable to under nutrition, translating into the loss of about 3 million young lives a year.

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Bank Alfalah and Engro Polymer form Strategic SCF partnership!

Bank Alfalah Limited (BAFL) and Engro Polymer & Chemicals Limited (EPCL) have signed a MOU to design and implement customized Supply Chain Finance solution, exclusively for EPCL’s buyers. This unique initiative is a part of Bank Alfalah’s continued commitment towards financial inclusion and introducing global Supply Chain Finance (SCF) best practices in Pakistan by leveraging IFC’s international and local knowledge. 

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PWPA extends unconditional support to the Businessmen Panel in FPCCI Election 2019

Pakistan Waste Products Association (PWPA) has announced unconditional support the Businessmen Panel Pakistan in the forthcoming elections term 2019 of the Federation of Pakistan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI). The decision and announced after the meeting of the Businessmen Panel delegation comprised of various members including Zakaria Usman, Saquib Fayyaz Maggon, Shoukat Ahmed, Khurram Saeed under leadership of former provincial minister Mian Zahid Hussain.

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UIT holds entrepreneurship competition in collaboration DICE Foundation, USA

Usman Institute of Technology (UIT) affiliated with NED University of Engineering & Technology, Karachi, held a competition titled ‘Virtual Innovation Competition’ (VIC) organized by UIT DICE Student Chapter at UIT auditorium. The well attended event featured an innovative ‘idea competition’ which features opportunities for students and teams to pitch their innovative startup ideas for cash prize awards up to Rs.75,000.

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Ranger’s officials called on KATI

Sector Commander Pakistan Rangers Sindh Brigadier Shafiq-ur-Rehman called on Korangi Association of Trade & Industry (KATI). On this occasion President KATI Danish Khan, Senior Vice President Faraz-ur-Rehman, Vice President Maheen Salman, Chairman & CEO KITE Zubair Chhaya, Former Presidents Farhan-ur-Rehman, Rashid Siddiqi, Farrukh Mazhar, Johar Qandhari, Akbar Farooqi, Ehtesham Uddin, acting Chairman PTA Shaikh Mohammad Imran and other welcomed the senior rangers officials.

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SBP, USAID assure devising SMEs polices in consultation with KCCI

The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) and Unites States Agency for International Development (USAID) have assured that the Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) will be taken on board and frequently consulted prior to devising numerous polices for the Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) while special attention will be given to SMEs’ issues which are brought to SBP’s and USAID’s notice by KCCI.

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edotco committed to Pakistan’s digital growth

edotco Group (“edotco”), an integrated telecommunications infrastructure services company has reinforced its commitment in Pakistan, now considered a country with the potential to create one of the largest digital audiences in the world.

At a recent meeting with Imran Khan, the Prime Minister of Pakistan, Datuk Azzat Kamaludin, Chairman of edotco Group and Suresh Sidhu, CEO of edotco Group shared their optimism of Pakistan’s connectivity developments and reiterated edotco’s continuing commitment to invest in the country’s digital growth through improved telecommunications infrastructure.

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KCCI, USAID to jointly organize SME activity

President Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KCCI) Junaid Esmail Makda will be presiding over Small & Medium Enterprises Activity (SMEA) on December 19, 2019 Wednesday being organized jointly KCCI and United States Agency for International Development (USAID).

According to a statement issued, USAID SMEA is a five-year project that is supporting Pakistan in SME-led economic growth to help create jobs, foster entrepreneurship and contribute to increased GDP.

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PTCL upgrades Hayatabad, GT Road, Khyber & City exchanges in Peshawar

Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) has upgraded Hayatabad, GT Road, Khyber & City exchanges in Peshawar under its Network Transformation Project. Under the Network Transformation Project, 100 major exchanges are being upgraded across the country. Currently, 53 exchanges have been transformed in 12 cities including Faisalabad, Gujranwala, Hyderabad, Islamabad, Karachi, Kharian, Lahore, Multan, Peshawar, Quetta, Rawalpindi and Sialkot.

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