Industry‘s confidence restored by economic reform package: KATI

Korangi Association of Trade & Industry (KATI) has welcomed the “Financial Reform Package” announced by Federal Finance Minister AsadUmeron Wednesday. According to a statement released by KATI Patron in Chief SM Muneer , President Danish Khan, Senior Vice President Faraz-ur-Rehman and Vice President Maheen Salman appreciated the measures announced in finance bill.

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Mini budget will bring better results on economic stability: 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 Thursday said that the mini budget presented by the Government is in fact the economic policy to correct the direction of economy.

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Faysal Bank supports LUMS national outreach programme

Faysal Bank Limited has come forward in support of the Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) National Outreach Programme (NOP). Recently, Mr. Yousaf Hussain, President & CEO of Faysal Bank presented a donation cheque to Mr. Shahid Hussain, Member Board of Trustees of LUMS, at a ceremony arranged by the Office of Advancement at LUMS.

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A healthier lifestyle is important for a happier workforce

A healthier lifestyle is a must in today’s exceedingly hectic and busy way of life. Usually the first thing we compromise is the health when we make food choices during the day. Sometimes it may be the lack of knowledge or sheer laziness, other times it can just be the convenience of junk food, instead of looking for healthier options.

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6th Round of Pakistan-Turkey Bilateral Consultations held in Ankara

The 6thRound of Pakistan-Turkey Bilateral Consultations on Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Issues was held in Ankara on 23 January 2019. Ambassador Alper Coskun, Director General for International Security Affairs of the Turkish Foreign Ministry led the Turkish delegation while Mr. Mohammad Kamran Akhtar, Director General (Arms Control and Disarmament) of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs led Pakistan delegation.

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Pak-Iran Share Fraternal Relations: Asad Qaiser

Iranian Ambassador Mehdi Honardost called on Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser on Tuesday at Parliament House and discussed matters pertaining to bilateral relations and regional issues.

Referring to warm relations between Iran and Pakistan, the Speaker remarked that both countries are intertwined by stronger multi-dimensional relations and underlined the need for renewed commitment to diversification of strategic, trade, economic, cultural and Parliamentary relations in the face of regional and global challenges.

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DP World increases stake in DP World Australia


DP World announces that it has acquired an additional stake in DP World Australia (Holding) Pty Ltd (DP World Australia) from Gateway Infrastructure Investments (Gateway) and other financial investors valuing DP World Australia at an enterprise value of approximately A$ 1.4 billion (USD 997 mn1).

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UIT holds computing expo 2019

Usman Institute of Technology (UIT) affiliated with NED University of Engineering & Technology, Karachi, has organized ‘The Computing Expo’ exhibition held at the UIT Hall. The exhibition featured numerous ICT based projects from 1st and 3rd semester students. The exhibition was attended by Dr.

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Telenor Pakistan capacity building workshop in Karachi

Telenor Pakistan has organized one-day Capacity Building Workshop “Reporting on Telecommunication in Karachi today. It was organized keeping in view the changing technology and communication trends and focuses on Art of Storytelling, Global Telecom Reporting Trends, Use of Digital Mediums and Converting Information into Content.

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Pakistan’s fan production is mere 1 percent as compared to China.: Mian Zahid Hussain

President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF), President AKIA, Senior Vice Chairman of the Businessmen Panel of FPCCI and former provincial minister Mian Zahid Hussain on Monday said that Gujrat is famous for its craftwork and cottage industries of various types like Pottery and Ceramic Goods, Furniture and Furnishers, Electrical Goods, Flower Pots, Artistic Handicrafts, Handmade Woollen Shawls, Handmade Woven Jerseys, Sweaters and Overalls.

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The Uber app gets lighter for Pakistani riders

Uber, the global smartphone app that seamlessly connects riders to partner drivers, has announced the launch of Uber Lite, a redesigned, simple version of the Uber app in Pakistan. Pakistan is amongst the few countries around the globe all set to experience Uber Lite; a slimmed down version of the app that saves space, works on limited internet connectivity, and on Android phones.

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PTCL hosts startups from NIC Peshawar

Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL), hosted startups and entrepreneurs from National Incubation Center (NIC), Peshawar, who presented their ideas, business models and prototypes to the senior management at PTCL Headquarters in Islamabad. The session was led by Dr. Daniel Ritz, President & CEO, PTCL, along with senior executives of PTCL.

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