Zong crosses 1.5 Million 4G subscribers

 
 

Pakistan’s No.1 4G network, Zong, has crossed the huge milestone of 1.5 Million 4G subscribers. The news was shared today at Pakistan Telecommunications Authority (PTA) Headquarters, followed by a dignified celebration ceremony.

The event was graced by Zong’s Chairman and CEO Mr.Continue

Anomalies and discrepancies in the newly promulgated labour laws in Sindh will be removed and a business friendly environment will be provided; Advisor to CM for Law Murtaza Wahab Siddiqui

Murtaza Wahab Siddiqi, Advisor to the Chief Minister Sindh for Law, assured the employers that the anomalies and discrepancies in the newly promulgated labour laws in Sindh will be removed and a business friendly environment will be provided to the private sector to play their vital role in the economic and social development of the Province of Sindh.Continue

LIAQUAT ALI and HAKIM SAID remembered

A function to commemorate the martyrdom of Shaheed-i-Milat Liaquat Ali Khan and Shaheed Hakim Mohammed Said, comprised recitation of holy verses, speeches, tableaus and dua-i-Said was held under the auspices of Hamdard Naunehal Assembly Karachi chapter at a local hotel in Karachi yesterday.… Continue

JazzCash Partners with Trangloto Enable International Money Transfer

JazzCash – the country’s fastest growing mobile financial service provider has announced a partnership with Tranglo, a global cross-border digital remittance hub.This highlights Jazz’s commitment of digitizing its products and services with respect to changing times and global industry practices.

Through the partnership, Tranglo’s global network of money service / remittance providers can now offer international money transfer service to JazzCash users.… Continue

Telenor Pakistan and Beaconhouse School System break GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ title to promote a safer Internet

Telenor Pakistan, in collaboration with Beaconhouse School System, has officially broken the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title for ‘Longest Chain of People Clasping Wrists’. The official attempt to make the new record took place on 29th September 2016 at Jinnah Stadium, Sports Complex Islamabad, where 2,950 participants formed the human chain and kept it intact for 60 seconds.Continue

Telenor Pakistan amongst top taxpayers according to FBR Tax Directory

Pakistan’s foremost telecom and digital services provider, Telenor Pakistan, has emerged asone of the highest taxpaying private sector telecom companies in the country, as per the latest FBR tax directory stats.

With PKR 3,020,783,526 paid in financial year ended December 2014 in lieu of corporate income tax, which is one of thehighest of all private sector telecom companies, Telenor Pakistan has contributed atotal of PKR 236billion so far in direct and indirect taxes since its inception, always staying in the country’s top taxpayers list.… Continue

Telenor sings agreement for tower sharing

 

Expanding its digital footprint in the country, Pakistan’s leading telecom and digital services provider, Telenor Pakistan has entered into an agreement with Tower share, a leading independent owner and operator of wireless communications infrastructure focusing primarily on markets in the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia.… Continue

ETIHAD AIRWAYS TO INCREASE DALLAS/FORT WORTH SERVICE WITH DAILY FLIGHTS BEGINNING FEBRUARY 2017

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, will increase frequency on the Dallas/Fort Worth – Abu Dhabi route to a daily service early next year in response to heightened demand from guests travelling between the two destinations. Beginning 2 February 2017, the Abu Dhabi-based airline will add four new flights each week on the route to support the existing Wednesday, Friday and Sunday services.… Continue

Jamiat Punjabi Saudagran-e-Delhi tributes to Shamim Ahmed Firpo President KCCI

President Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry Shamim Ahmed Firpo receiving crest from Former President Jamiat Punjabi Saudagran-e-Delhi (JPSD) Muhammad Saeed Presswala at a ceremony held at Gulistan-e-Anis to pay tribute to Shamim Firpo on assuming Charge as President KCCI.

 

Chairman Businessmen Group & Former President KCCI Siraj Kassam Teli, Vice Chairman BMG Tahir Khaliq, President JPSD Irfan Asli Pari, Honorary General Secretary JPSD Muhammad Saleem Farooqui are also seen in the picture.Continue

Sikandar Hayat Khan lauds Engro’s RAHBAR program

Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research – Sikandar Hayat Khan Bosan – has lauded Engro’s RAHBAR program hailing it as a unique initiative introduced to address and find solutions that would, in the near future, improve Pakistan’s food security as well as drive sustainable economic growth within the country.Continue

Mobilink’s Mobile-based Agricultural Service Launched to Enhance Livelihood of Farmers across Pakistan

Mobilink is targeting the agriculture sector of Pakistan with the launch of its new value added service (VAS), ‘Ba Khabbar Kisaan’. The App based service utilizing interactive voice response technology will provide farmers information and services related to agriculture such as optimized cultivation methods, modern farming techniques, health education for farmers, health precautions for plants, 24/7 helpline with trainings, weather information, crop insurance, market related information and a platform for sales.… Continue

Tameer to launch interest free loan schemes for farmers

Pakistan’s premier microfinance bank, Tameer has been appointed partner by the Government of Punjab for implementation of its historic digital interest free loans scheme worth Rs. 77 billion to 4, 75,000 farmers across Punjab. The ambitious enterprise will employ Tameer Bank and the country’s foremost mobile banking channel, Easypaisa to support and expedite the loan disbursal scheme besides offering a host of digital and technological value added services to stimulate upturn in agricultural yield.Continue

P@SHA’s Annual ICT Awards-2016 – “Universities essential for further growth of IT industry in the country’

The Pakistan Software Houses Association for IT & ITES (P@SHA) organised its 13th annual ICT Awards Ceremony at a gala dinner on October 14, 2016 at a local hotel Karachi. The Awards ceremony lauded innovation and excellence in the Pakistan ICT industry and recognized the efforts of outstanding achievers who have been making waves locally and internationally.Continue

Minister for port to visit KCCI

Federal Minister for Ports and Shipping Mir Hasil Khan Bizenjo is expected to visit the Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) on 17th Oct to meet new Office Bearers and members of leading chambers of Karachi. He will share government’s efforts and different program for progress of ports and shipping sector of country.… Continue

MoS for Petroleum and Natural Resource Jam Kamal visits SSGC

Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Resources, Jam Kamal Khan has recently visited SSGC House. He chaired a high level meeting in which Acting MD SSGC Mr. Amin Rajput, Act. Dy. Managing Directors Mr. Muhammad Waseem and Mr. Imran Farookhi and members of senior management gave him briefings on various projects of the Company.Continue

PSO gets 1st award for making best corporate report

Pakistan State Oil was awarded first position in the oil and gas sector for developing the best corporate and sustainability report at the 15thBest Corporate and Sustainability Report Award ceremony. The awards are held annually by ICAP and ICMA and award entities that follow transparency in preparing their annual reports according to international best practices.… Continue