K-Electric
BUSINESS

K-Electric removes hazardous TV/Internet cables from power infrastructure

KARACHI – K-Electric (KE) has successfully removed more than 800 meters of unauthorized cable TV and internet wires from its electricity poles in various parts of Gulshan-e-Iqbal. This is part of KE’s ongoing campaign to rid the city’s power infrastructure of encroachments which are not only unwarranted but also pose a severe public safety hazard […]

Infinix S5
MOBILE

Infinix Launches Exciting New Offer for Infinix S5 Right Before PSL 2020

KARACHI – Infinix, Pakistan’s leading smartphone brand, following the launch of its new product S5, Infinix has collaborated with the all-rounder cricket sensation, Shadab Khan, to offer fantastic discounts on one of the best smartphone, Infinix S5 6GB and 4GB variants. For every match that Shadab Khan wins in PSL, fans can avail a discount […]

EDUCATION

More than 1,500 citizens walk at Ilmathon in support of Education

KARACHI –  Ilmathon, a walk for education, was hosted by Young Education Supporters (YES) to help raise support for The Citizens Foundation to educate the less privileged children in Pakistan. The event brought together more than 1,500 students, teachers, parents, and community members, who participated in the walk to show their support for education at […]

Shadab Khan
MOBILE

Infinix and Shadab Khan join hands for a ground-breaking offer!

KARACHI – Infinix Pakistan, the leading smartphone brand joins hand with Shadab Khan, the youngest captain in the history of PSL. This partnership will bring more excitement and fun for the fans of Infinix and Shadab. Infinix has designed this discount campaign to engage young and energetic people. Now, you can get Infinix S5 (6GB […]

Muqaddar
ENTERTAINMENT

Muqaddar: Faysal Quraishi makes a TV comeback with Exciting New Project

KARACHI – Heralding Pakistan’s entertainment landscape for the past decade, 7th Sky Entertainment has been consistently producing stellar content for the screen. The eminent producers Abdullah Kadwani and Asad Qureshi are back with another mega-production “Muqaddar.” Starring in the lead are Faysal Qureshi and Madiha Imam in this unconventional story of power games, ethics, and […]

BUSINESS HEADLINE

Government urged to ensure GSP Plus Compliance: Mian Anjum Nisar

KARACHI – Mian Anjum Nisar President of the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI)   said that our exports could not be able to avail the full benefits of tax incentives of Generalized System of Preferences (GSP Plus) unless Pakistan addresses the key reservations. He further stated that the exports of Pakistan are […]

SPORTS

British High Commissioner Welcomes Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) to Pakistan

KARACHI – Dr Christian Turner, CMG the British High Commissioner to Pakistan hosted a reception to welcome Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) to Lahore and to celebrate the Pakistan Cricket Board’s efforts to bring international cricket back to Pakistan. MCC, one of the world’s oldest cricket clubs, is currently touring Pakistan and playing under the captaincy […]

Hamza Farrukh
PAKISTAN

Queen recognizes Hamza Farrukh with Commonwealth Points of Light award

ISLAMABAD – Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II has today recognized Hamza Farrukh, representing Pakistan, as the 129th Commonwealth Point of Light in honor of his exceptional voluntary service providing clean water to local communities in Pakistan. Mr. Farrukh, currently living in the UK, runs a charitable project ‘Bondh-E-Shams’ (droplets of sunshine) which is serving over […]

Mian Zahid Hussain
BUSINESS

PM’s relief package laudable but allocation insufficient: Mian Zahid Hussain

KARACHI – 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 Friday lauded the relief package for poor but dubbed allocation of Rs15 billion as insufficient. The funds allocated for the purpose are inadequate […]

Audit Oversight Board
BUSINESS

Audit Oversight Board Survey: Audit staff most important for audit quality

ISLAMABAD – Chief financial officers of public interest companies believe that the staff of the audit firms conducting the audit are the most important factor for the quality of external audits, says a survey was done by the Audit Oversight Board (AOB). Interestingly, in an earlier survey conducted last year, audit partners had also said […]