BUSINESS

Mufti Muhammad Hassaan Kaleem appointed as Pak-Qatar Takaful Chairman of Shari’ah Advisory Board

KARACHI – Mufti Muhammad Hassaan Kaleem has been appointed the new chairman of Shari’ah Advisory Board for Pak-Qatar Takaful group. Mufti Muhammad Hassaan Kaleem had already been serving as a member of Shari’ah Pak-Qatar Takaful for more than a decade since the company’s inception in 2007. Former Justice Mufti Muhammad Taqi Usmani had earlier been […]

Tariq Haleem
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Smuggling should be treated as “economic terrorism and anti-state activities: Tariq Haleem

Chairman, Pakistan Ship’s Agents Association and Former Vice President FPCCI Mr. Tariq Haleem has urged the Chairman Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Syed Muhammad Shabbar Zaidi to appoint a task force/ J.I.T to address issues of under/over invoicing, mis-declaration and smuggling on war footing and all these culprits should be vigorously pursued, caught and prosecuted. […]

remittances
BUSINESS

Pakistan bound online remittances set to surge in the next two weeks of Ramadan

Data from leading online money transfer service WorldRemit shows that the week before Eid-al-fitr was the company’s busiest period for transfers to Pakistan in 2018. The State Bank of Pakistan recently revealed that Overseas Pakistanis sent home nearly $17.9 billion in remittances during the first 10 months of FY19 (July to April), a growth of […]

Engro Corporation
BUSINESS

European Union recognizes Engro Foods’ Dairy Development Program

KARACHI – European Union ambassador to Pakistan, Jean Francois Cautain visited Engro Foods (EFL) beneficiary trainees working as dairy farm supervisor at farms in Karachi.   The ambassador appreciated EFL’s efforts for creating a skilled workforce to support the dairy value chain. European Union also circulated a short video about this Dairy Development Program on […]

Bushra Wahid
BUSINESS

Bushra Wahid to Arrange Eid Bazaar at That 1 Place

That 1 place is the brainchild of Bushra Wahid who has been successfully running her prêt label ATTIRE. Attire by Bushra Wahid is an illustrious and eminent brand that was established in 2008. Being an inveterate designer Bushra Wahid has put out multifarious clothing from Pret to formal delineation that has helped the brand to […]

BUSINESS

Gulf tensions a big threat to global peace and economy: 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 expressed concern over rising tensions between the US and Iran terming it a great threat to global peace and GDP. The global […]

PTCL
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PTCL Bridging the Gap by Connecting Pakistan

Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited celebrates the 50th anniversary of World Telecommunication and Information Society Day, which has been celebrated annually since 1969. The theme for this year is ‘Bridging the Standardization Gap’. PTCL has gone through a massive transformation since its inception and is now focused to provide a digital lifestyle, along with innovative telecom […]

Am pak Business development forum
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Am pak Business development forum tried delegation at Houston Taxes USA

Houston with His Excellency Dr. Asad Majeed Khan Ambassador of Pakistan to the USA , Dr. Mirza Ikhtiar Baig SVP FPCCI & Leader of the delegation, Maqsood Naz President AM PAK BDF Punjab Chapter, Asima Javed BD Manager Olympia ( Private ) Ltd. Syed Turab Shah Secretary Corporate Affairs AM PAK BDF , Syed Nasir […]

Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund
BUSINESS

Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund awarded for its services towards financial inclusion

ISLAMABAD – Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund (PPAF) has won the prestigious CIS Islamic Banking and Finance for being the best contributor to the Islamic Finance Industry in a ceremony held recently in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. PPAF was selected for successfully implementing the Interest-Free Loan Program across Pakistan. The CIS Islamic Banking and Finance Awards is a […]