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Government facilitating business community: Governor

February 6, 2017 |

Islamabad, February 06, 2017 (PPI-OT): Governor Sindh Muhammad Zubair has said that government is alive to the problems of business community which are being resolved on preference.

He said that the role of business community is very important in the …

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UN Removes Afghan Warlord Hekmatyar From Terrorist List

February 4, 2017 |

ISLAMABAD � The United Nations has removed notorious Afghan warlord Gulbuddin Hekmatyar from its list of designated terrorists following his recent peace agreement with the Kabul government.

Therefore, the assets freeze, travel ban and arms embargo … no longer apply …

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China-Pakistan Economic Corridor to boost Pakistan’s influence, image: Mian Zahid Hussain

February 3, 2017 |

Islamabad, February 03, 2017 (PPI-OT): President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF), President AKIA, Senior Vice Chairman of the Businessmen Panel of FPCCI and former Provincial Minister Mian Zahid Hussain on Friday said CPEC is to boost Pakistan’s defence capability, …

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UBL Funds and 1LINK Sign Agreement to Facilitate Online Investment in Pakistan

February 2, 2017 |

Islamabad, February 02, 2017 (PPI-OT): UBL Fund Managers Limited (UBL Funds) has signed an agreement with 1LINK (Guarantee) Limited (“1LINk”), the largest banking Switch in Pakistan, to facilitate investors through the launch of ‘UBL Funds-Online Investment’ facility. The launching ceremony …

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Importers, traders and retailers of Chinese Door Skin and MDF hosted reception

February 2, 2017 |

Karachi, February 02, 2017 (PPI-OT): Importers, traders and retailers of Chinese Door Skin and MDF hosted a luncheon reception for the office bearers of Karachi Timber Merchants Group at Karachi Timber Merchant Group’s office.

On this occasion traders and importers …

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Global CEO FrieslandCampina and Chairman Engro Corporation meet with Prime Minister on Investment in Dairy Development

February 1, 2017 | General Business News

Islamabad, February 01, 2017 (PPI-OT): The global CEO of FrieslandCampina Roelof Joosten and Chairman Engro Corporation Hussain Dawood met with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif where they jointly discussed possible opportunities to develop the dairy industry in the country through knowledge …

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Samsung launches the new Galaxy J1 Mini Prime in Pakistan

January 31, 2017 | General Business News

Lahore, January 31, 2017 (PPI-OT): Samsung Electronics is a global technology leader and award winning innovator, which has now launched its latest Smartphone – The Galaxy J1 Mini Prime. It is an innovative device, that promises enhanced performance, with its …

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CPEC great achievement of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif Corridor to boost GDP by one percent within one year

January 30, 2017 | General Business News

Islamabad, January 30, 2017 (PPI-OT): President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF), President AKIA, Senior Vice Chairman of the Businessmen Panel of FPCCI and former provincial minister Mian Zahid Hussain on Monday said CPEC is greatest achievement of Prime Minister …

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Islamabad, Gilgit flights cancelled due to inclement weather

January 28, 2017 | General Business News

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Flights between Islamabad and Gilgit remained cancelled on Saturday due to inclement weather condition.

One flight will operate tomorrow subject to clear weather condition.

Source: Radio Pakistan


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Blasphemy Allegations Against Missing Pakistani Bloggers Backfire on Critic

January 27, 2017 | General, General Business News

ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN � Pakistan’s government has banned a controversial television host for making highly charged allegations of blasphemy and treachery against several social media activists who disappeared this month, as well as against other activists or journalists demanding their recovery.…

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Global Islamic Finance Certification launched in French Language

January 26, 2017 | General Business News

Lahore, January 26, 2017 (PPI-OT): French is considered as the world’s third most spoken language and it is an official language in 29 countries. According to a 2014 estimate by the “Organisation internationale de la Francophonie”, 274 million people worldwide …

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“ENGRO’s stance on CCP’s order against Dairy Omung on deceptive marketing”

January 25, 2017 | General Business News

Karachi, January 25, 2017 (PPI-OT): Engro Foods intends to strongly contest the allegation since the packaging of Dairy Omung clearly mentions the product to be a “Dairy Drink” as per national standards of ‘Pakistan Standards Quality Control Authority’ (PSQCA). Dairy …

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