New USAID initiative brings technology to agriculture

USAID and the Pakistan Ministry of National Food Security and Research launched USAID’s Pakistan Agricultural Technology Transfer Activity today.Partnering with roughly 30 of the largest private agri-technology businesses, the four-year initiative will introduce advanced technologies to an estimated 122,500 farmers, whose agricultural sales are projected to reach $8.58 million.

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Khalq Cattle Farm launches with vibrant social media presence, offering best breeds of sacrificial animal

A cattle farm that offers best Pakistani breeds of sacrificial animals that are kept in most clean, modern, and scientifically maintained environment was inaugurated in Gadap Town area, off M-9 section of motorway.  The Khalq Cattle Farm from the day one of its inauguration provides an opportunity to its customers as either to physically visit the farm off M-9 motorway or do a virtual visit of it while using dedicated facebook page, youtube channel, or website of the farm.

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Mian Zahid Hussain : CPEC’s first phase completes

President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF), President AKIA, Senior Vice Chairman of the Businessmen Panel of and former provincial minister Mian Zahid Hussain on Monday said that 2018 is an important year regarding China – Pakistan Economic Corridor as first phase of this historical project comprised of energy and infrastructure sectors have successfully completed.

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Chairman FBR visits FPCCI

Mr. Tariq Mahmood Pasha, Chairman Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) visited federation to discuss matter of mutual interest with businessmen. Syed Mazhar Ali Nasir, Senior Vice President FPCCI is presenting federation Crest to Mr. Tariq Mahmood Pasha, Chairman Federal Board of Revenue (FBR), Mr.

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Prime Minister of Pakistan congratulates the Turkish President on historic victory in the Parliamentary and Presidential elections

Prime Minister of Pakistan, Justice (Retd) Nasir-ul-Mulk, in a message, congratulated President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan of Turkey on his historic win in the presidential election as well as the success of his Justice and Development Party (AKP) in the parliamentary elections, held on 24 June 2018.The Prime Minister underlined that this electoral victory was a vote of strong confidence in the leadership and vision of President Erdogan, and the remarkable progress made by Turkey under the AK Party. 

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Shell Pakistan inducts additional 120 state of the art tank lorries

Shell Pakistan Limited (SPL) inaugurated the induction of new state of the art oil tankers to its Haulier fleet at Shell Terminal in Machike, Sheikhupura in Punjab, recently. SPL is committed to playing its role in road safety by inducting a total of 120 new compliant oil tanker into its dedicated haulier fleet to date with a plan for another 100 by December 2018.

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Research distribution & trading partnership

Intermarket Securities Ltd (IMS) announces that from 25 th June, 2018, it will begin a partnership with Exotix Capital for research distribution and trading. Mr Noor Hameed, CEO, notes: “We are delighted to work with Exotix and expand our joint reach to new institutional clients.” He adds: “This will enable IMS to inform a broader client base about Pakistan, through our research products and in-house sales and execution.

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AMNESTY SCHEME 2018: President KCCI advises govt. to extend last date by at least one to two more months

President Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) Muffasar Atta Malik has advised the Federal Government to extend last date for Amnesty Scheme 2018 by at least one to two more months so that maximum number of individuals could benefit from this scheme with an attractive tax rate for declaration and repatriation of foreign assets.

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Shaheen Air settles dues with FBR

The tax issue between Shaheen Air International (SAI) and Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) was resolved after a detailed discussion between the two organizations. This was stated by Zohaib Hassan, Director Marketing, SAI while speaking to media after the meeting with FBR. 

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