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AKD Quotidian about — KAPCO

[ 0 ] October 17, 2012 |

Karachi, October 17, 2012 (PPI-OT): Kot Addu Power Company Limited (KAPCO) is scheduled to announce its 1QFY13 results on Monday, Oct 22’12. According to AKD Securities expects the company to post earnings of PKR 1.8 billion (EPS: PKR 2.03) compared to earnings of PKR 1.2 billion (EPS: PKR 1.36) during the corresponding period last year, […]

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Standard Chartered reaffirms commitment to support commercial business in Pakistan

[ 0 ] October 17, 2012 | General Business News

Karachi, October 17, 2012 (PPI-OT): In reaffirming its commitment to support commercial business in Pakistan while further reinforcing its brand promise here for good, Standard Chartered Bank recently welcomed its Global Head of Small and Medium Enterprise Banking (SME) Tim Hinton for a two-day visit to Karachi. Tim’s visit signals the country’s importance as one […]

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Pakistan Association of Automotive Parts and Accessories Manufacturers ask government to install radiation testing equipments at ports to ensure radiation-free vehicles import

[ 0 ] October 17, 2012 | General Business News

Karachi, October 17, 2012 (PPI-OT): Worried by rise in shipments of radioactive used cars from Japan to a number of countries, Pakistan Association of Automotive Parts and Accessories Manufacturers (PAAPAM) has asked the government to install radiation testing equipments at ports to ensure radiation-free vehicles import into Pakistan. “More and more products with dangerously high […]

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Incubator Programme Funded by National ICT R and D Fund PSEB launched

[ 0 ] October 17, 2012 | General Business News

Lahore, October 17, 2012 (PPI-OT): Incubator Program Funded by the National ICT R and D Fund PSEB, Government of Pakistan PSEB in collaboration with the National ICT R and D Fund has launched program titled “PSEB’s incubator program”. Project Objectives: Creating jobs and wealth Fostering a community’s entrepreneurial climate Encouraging entrepreneurship Technology commercialization etc. For […]

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Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry worried over Foreign Direct Investment outflows

[ 0 ] October 17, 2012 | Chambers of Commerce, Industries

Lahore, October 17, 2012 (PPI-OT): The Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry has appealed to the government to take note of constant decline in Foreign Direct Investment. The LCCI President Farooq Iftikhar was reacting to the sharp decline in foreign investment that fell by 67 percent to $87 million during July-September 2012-13 against $263 million […]

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Jordanian Envoy interest to expand Trade Relations with Pakistan

[ 0 ] October 17, 2012 | Chambers of Commerce, Industries

Islamabad, October 17, 2012 (PPI-OT): Pakistan and Jordan are enjoying historical good ties and we are very keen to further expand and deepen trade and economic relations with Pakistan. This was said by H.E.Mr.Nawaf Saraireh, Ambassador of Jordan during his visit to ICCI office for congratulating Mr.Zafar Bakhtawari on his appointment as President of Islamabad […]

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Message of Prime Minister on international day for eradication of poverty

[ 0 ] October 17, 2012 | Press Information Department

Islamabad, October 17, 2012 (PPI-OT): Pakistan joins the world community in observing the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty today. The day reminds us of the imperative of eradicating poverty and destitution through equitable economic growth, creation of employment opportunities and sustainable socio-economic development. This year’s theme “Working together out of poverty” represents a […]

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Message of President on National Voters Day

[ 0 ] October 17, 2012 | Press Information Department

Islamabad, October 17, 2012 (PPI-OT): I am pleased to learn that October 17 has been designated as National Voters’ Day to raise awareness among the people about the importance of casting vote so as to make the elections truly reflect the will of the people. Better participation of voters in the electoral process is a […]

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Message of Prime Minister on National Voters Day

[ 0 ] October 17, 2012 | Press Information Department

Islamabad, October 17, 2012 (PPI-OT): I am immensely pleased to know that the Election Commission of Pakistan has declared the 17th of October as the National Voters Day. The day is aimed at spreading awareness among the electorate about the importance of vote. Voter participation determines the level of credibility that a government that comes […]

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Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry says trade liberalisation with India will benefit consumers of both countries

[ 0 ] October 17, 2012 | Chambers of Commerce, Industries

Islamabad, October 17, 2012 (PPI-OT): The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) on Tuesday said trade liberalisation with India will benefit the consumers of both countries. Pakistani industry has been competing with Chinese products and we are ready to compete with Indian goods, said Haroon Rashid, Acting President, FPCCI. Talking to Presidents […]

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Pakistan Ex-servicemen Association oppose suggestions from different quarters to launch military operation in North Waziristan

[ 0 ] October 17, 2012 | Misc.

Rawalpindi, October 17, 2012 (PPI-OT): The Pakistan Ex-servicemen Association (PESA) on Wednesday strongly opposed suggestions from different quarters to launch military operation in North Waziristan in the aftermath of assassination bid on Malala Yousafzai. The people of North Waziristan are patriotic Pakistanis and have nothing to do with Malala shooting, it said. These observations were […]

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First Paramount Modaraba’s board meeting

[ 0 ] October 17, 2012 | Board Meetings

Karachi, October 17, 2012 (PPI-OT): This is to inform you that the meeting of the Board of Directors of Paramount Investments Limited, Management company of First Paramount Modaraba (FPRM) will be held at 09.30 a.m. on Thursday, 25th October, 2012, at 09.30 a.m. to consider and approve the unaudited financial Statements of First Paramount Modaraba […]

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