BUSINESS

6th FPCCI Achievements Awards Ceremony

Karachi: The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI), the apex body representing Pakistan`s Industry and Services will hold its 6th FPCCI Achievement Awards Ceremony to recognize the services of organizations in different sectors contributing towards the progress and prosperity of Pakistan on Friday, 20th July, 2018 at Sindh Governor House Karachi. President of the Islamic […]

PAKISTAN

Hilal Public School, Martin Dow Campus of Green Crescent Trust (GCT) Inaugurated

Karachi, Jul 17, 2018: In a grand event held earlier today at Mehran Town, Korangi, Martin Dow Group inaugurated the new purpose built Hilal Public School, Martin Dow Campus of Green Crescent Trust (GCT) in the presence of numerous leading businessmen and donors. Group Chairman Martin Dow Group, Mr. A. Sattar Akhai, Zahid Saeed CEO, Green Crescent Trust […]

HEADLINE SCI-TECH

“My Bright Smile”TM Global Art Contest 2018

Karachi, : Featuring winning smiles, oral health and talent for 18 years now, Colgate Palmolive’s ‘My Bright Smile’TM Global Art Contest has been giving young, talented artists across the globe a chance to showcase their creativity and talent. Held under the Colgate Oral Health Education Program ‘Bright Smiles, Bright Futures®’, the Global Art Contest provides […]

BUSINESS

Allowing unnecessary imports push trade deficit to new heights

Islamabad Chamber of Small Traders on Tuesday said liberal import policy has pushed trade deficit to new heights creating serious problems for the country. Regulating unnecessary imports could have helped the country save billions of dollars which would have helped the government, it said. Now, the government should immediately slap tariff and non-tariff barriers on useless imports […]

BUSINESS

Loan deal with IMF to be suicidal for Pakistan

KARACHI: Fresh loan deal with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) will be suicidal decision for Pakistan. The Fund would force Pakistan to enhance tax revenue through more taxation, devaluation and frequent hike in the prices of petroleum, electricity and gas, etc. Zafar Mahmood Shaikh, President/CEO Security Investment Bank said this on Monday. He shared his expert […]

HEADLINE LIFESTYLE

7th Sky Entertainment Bangs with another Creation “Naulakha”

Karachi: 7th Sky Entertainment, recently been in headlines due to the immensity of “Khaani” is back with its new production titled “Naulakha” which will broadcast on TV One very soon.   Produced by the remarkable duo of the ace producers “Abdullah Kadwani” and “Asad Qureshi”, the drama is directed by Shehrazade Sheikh who has garnered […]

HEADLINE PAKISTAN

July is an important month for space exploration in Pakistan

Today is 16th July when Pakistan broken ice to demonstrate  that locally conceived developed product work in space as per specification and tests carried out at launch site ! Sustainability without any biasing is prerequisite! This was a memorable event that given confidence and that laid foundation of locally conceived launch able products ! It […]

BANKING

ABAD rejects Monitory Policy of State Bank

KARACHI: Chairman Association of Builders and Developers of Pakistan (ABAD) Arif Yousuf Jeewa, rejecting the Monitory Policy announced by the State Bank of Pakistan, has said if the government will raise further Regulatory Duty (RD) on imported items as hinted by the SBP, a new cyclone of dearness will engulf the country and cost of […]

BUSINESS

FPCCI expresses concern over the wave of violence Terrorism condemned in strongest possible words Trust reposed in abilities of COAS Gen. Bajwa

The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) on Monday strongly condemned the terrorist attacks across the country which claimed hundreds of innocent lives and injured many. The incidents amid election campaign have terrorised masses, terrified the business community and proved that the country still remains vulnerable to terrorists pushing a violent ideology that is […]

BUSINESS

Independent directors’ databank gets operational

ISLAMABAD: The databank of independent directors maintained by the Pakistan Institute of Corporate Governance (PICG) has become operational.   Independent directors are generally seen as playing a key role in good governance and efficient functioning of the board. The 2017 Companies Act requires that independent directors appointed under any law, rules, regulations or code are […]