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YPO Welcomes 2018 YPO Innovation Week Sponsors

April 24, 2018 | General | Share:

DALLAS, April 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — YPO, the world’s premier leadership organization of chief executives, announced today that Techstars has joined as a gold sponsor and Geniecast, Emplify and Telluride are silver sponsors of the 2018 YPO Innovation

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Peking University Launches “Belt and Road Institute” Led by Guanghua School of Management

April 24, 2018 | General

BEIJING, April 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — In support of China’s national Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), Peking University announced its new Belt and Road Institute at a ceremony on Friday, April 20, 2018. The Institute will be led by the …

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Peking University Launches “Belt and Road Institute” Led by Guanghua School of Management

April 23, 2018 | General

BEIJING, April 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — In support of China’s national Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), Peking University announced its new Belt and Road Institute at a ceremony on Friday, April 20, 2018. The Institute will be led by the

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Board of directors meeting of Jubilee Spinning and Weaving Mills Limited

April 23, 2018 | Board Meetings

Karachi, Jubilee Spinning and Weaving Mills Limitedinformed Pakistan Stock Exchange that board of directors meeting of the company will be held on April 26, 2018 at Karachi. The agenda of the meeting will to consider the Quarterly Accounts for the …

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Board of directors meeting of Siddiqsons Tin Plate Limited

April 23, 2018 | Board Meetings

Karachi, Siddiqsons Tin Plate Limitedinformed Pakistan Stock Exchange that board of directors meeting of the company will be held on April 30, 2018 at Karachi. The agenda of the meeting will to consider the Quarterly Accounts for the period ended …

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Board of directors meeting of D.S. Industries Limited

April 23, 2018 | Board Meetings

Karachi, D.S. Industries Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that board of directors meeting of the company will be held on April 30, 2018 at Lahore. The agenda of the meeting will to consider the Quarterly Accounts for the period ended …

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Board of directors meeting of Ittefaq Iron Industries Limited

April 23, 2018 | Board Meetings

Karachi, Ittefaq Iron Industries Limitedinformed Pakistan Stock Exchange that board of directors meeting of the company will be held on April 30, 2018 at Lahore. The agenda of the meeting will to consider the Quarterly Accounts for the period ended …

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Business News

Pak-Qatar Takaful Group posts Net Profit of Rs. 133 million

April 23, 2018 | General Business News | Share:

Karachi, April 23, 2018 (PPI-OT): Pak-Qatar Takaful Group has registered an immense growth during the preceding year with an aggregate turnover of around Rs. 9.0 billion. The Group posted a net profit after tax of Pak-Rs. 133 million during the …

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Official News

Gilani resents closing of private coaching centres

April 24, 2018 | General, Official News | Share:

Srinagar, April 24, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani has flayed the puppet authorities for closing private coaching centers, terming the decision as manifestation of egoistic approach of the puppet authorities.…

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Company News

Press Availability in Toronto, Canada

April 23, 2018 | Business & Finance, Company News | Share:

ACTING SECRETARY SULLIVAN: Good afternoon, everyone. It's a pleasure to be here in Toronto for the G7 ministerial meeting. Toronto is a beautiful city (inaudible) and lovely weather, beautiful facilities here at the university. Very grateful for our hosts here. …

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Energy & Power

Fresh Attacks by Taliban, IS Kill 19 Afghan Forces, Civilians

April 23, 2018 | Energy & Power | Share:

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Authorities in Afghanistan say the latest Taliban and Islamic State attacks have killed 19 people, mostly government security forces.

Taliban insurgents attacked a registration center for potential voters late Sunday in the northwestern Badghis province, killing nine Afghan …

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Board Meetings

Board of directors meeting of Jubilee Spinning and Weaving Mills Limited

April 23, 2018 | Board Meetings | Share:

Karachi, Jubilee Spinning and Weaving Mills Limitedinformed Pakistan Stock Exchange that board of directors meeting of the company will be held on April 26, 2018 at Karachi. The agenda of the meeting will to consider the Quarterly Accounts for the …

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Entertainment

Afghanistan approves first full-fledged Islamic bank

April 23, 2018 | Entertainment | Share:

Kabul, Afghanistan's central bank has granted a license to the Islamic Bank of Afghanistan (IBA), the first lender in the country to apply the interest-free principles of Islamic finance in all its operations, Reuters reported.

The IBA was previously known …

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