The Port of Prince Rupert and DP World agree for next phase of Prince Rupert Fairview terminal expansion

The Port of Prince Rupert and DP World have agreed on terms of a project development plan that outlines the next phase of expansion for the DP World Prince Rupert Fairview Container Terminal. The Phase 2B expansion will increase annual throughput capacity at Canada’s second largest container terminal to 1.8 million TEUs (twenty-foot equivalent units) when complete in 2022.

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Engro Corporation celebrates its Grand #Share4Share

Pakistan’s most prominent leading conglomerate, Engro Corporation, recently celebrated the magnanimous achievements and impact of its Ramadan campaign drive for the year 2018 titled #Share4Share. Engro Corporation achieved a major historic milestone by conducting such an activity for the very first time on such a massive scale.

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Pakistan is well-ahead than India in Martial Arts

In terms of game skills and match-winning capability, Pakistan is well ahead than India in martial arts and the country’s players can lead the world of martial arts if they are provided with an adequate level of sports facilities. This was said by Asad Hanif, a martial arts gold medalist and the Guinness World Record holder from Karachi.

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Karandaaz launches second women entrepreneurship challenge

The country’s leading proponent of financial inclusion, Karandaaz Pakistan has launched this year’s call of its annual Women Entrepreneurship Challenge aimed at women-led businesses across Pakistan. Karandaaz will provide customized business development support as well as invest up to PKR 20 million (per business) in women-led businesses that qualify for the program and successfully demonstrate growth prospects.

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DP World clarifies its stance on Doraleh

It has been noted in some reports that DP World may consider an out of court settlement with respect to the dispute with the Djiboutian government over their illegal action in taking control of the port at Doraleh.

A DP World spokesperson said that the concession agreement remains in place, and the action taken by the Djiboutian government is subject to legal process in the International court of Arbitration in London.

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JazzCash and NBP launch Pay-to-CNIC Option

JazzCash and the National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) have partnered to launch ‘Pay to CNIC’, an integrated service that allows NBP account holders to transfer funds to any individual with a valid CNIC; anywhere in Pakistan. Funds remitted through this integration can be collected from JazzCash’s agents present nationwide.

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Pakistani cultural performance enthrals audience in Ankara

A captivating performance illustrating myriad facets of Pakistani culture enthralled thousands on Tuesday night at Keçiören, Ankara.  The occasion was the celebration of “Pakistan Night” as part of the 9th International Ramazan Festivities, hosted by the Municipality of Keçiören. Mayor Mustafa Ak in his welcome address highlighted the importance of Keçiören Municipality’s international festivities programme, stating that it helped the people of Ankara to know more about friendly countries’ cultures.

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