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Daily Archives: April 22, 2012

Higher Education Commission Confers Distinguished National Professor Award on Four Scholars

Islamabad: The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has conferred Distinguished National Professor Award on four academicians for their outstanding performance. The Award is presented to those academicians who have shown exceptional performance in their respective fields, have set benchmark for others and played a vital role in raising the standard of …

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Private sector’s role vital to realizing Pakistan-US relations potential: Hafeez Shaikh

Islamabad: Emphasizing the importance of private sector’s role towards full realization of Pakistan-U.S. relations potential, Finance Minister Abdul Hafeez Shaikh has asked the American entrepreneurs to benefit from tremendous investment opportunities in Pakistan, says a press release received from Washington here today. Speaking to members of U.S.-Pakistan Business Council at …

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Pakistan women empowerment initiatives sending positive signals: United Nations

Islamabad: United Nations has decided to support all the initiatives aimed at empowering women which will help reduce poverty in Pakistan, a senior official said Sunday. Speaking to women entrepreneurs, Ms Inez Wijngaarde, Senior Industrial Development Officer, UNIDO Head Quarters, Vienna lauded the initiatives of at Islamabad Women’s Chamber of …

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Pak-Afghan Joint Chamber of Commerce and Industry: Platform to Strengthen Bi-Lateral Economic Ties

Karachi: Muhammad Zubair Motiwala, Chairman Sindh board of Investment and president PAJCCI said that the formation of Pakistan-Afghanistan Joint Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PAJCCI) is a breath of fresh air for both the countries. Despite existing political upheavals and sensitive socio-cultural issues, the push for economic collaboration from business …

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