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Standard Chartered Bank celebrating ten years of Saadiq in Pakistan

November 28, 2014 | General Business News

Karachi, November 28, 2014 (PPI-OT): Standard Chartered Bank, the country’s largest and longest serving international bank, is celebrating 10 years of Saadiq in Pakistan. Saadiq, which means ‘truthful’, is Standard Chartered’s global Islamic banking brand. Standard Chartered was the first international bank to get an Islamic Banking license in 2004 and to open the first …

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Sindh Industrial Trading Estate industries fear closure due to non-supply of water

November 28, 2014 | General Business News

Karachi, November 28, 2014 (PPI-OT): In a Press Statement, Mr. M. Jawed Bilwani, Chairman, SITE Association of Industry has shown his utter dismay and disappointment over the non-supply of water to industries in general and industries of SITE in particular. He said that despite clear-cut and strict orders to KW and SB and constitution of …

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Students of University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore visit Lahore Stock Exchange

November 28, 2014 | General Business News

Lahore, November 28, 2014 (PPI-OT): A General Visit by the students of University of Engineering and Technology-Institute of Business and Management Department, Lahore has been organized by the corporate communications Department Lahore Stock Exchange where LSE’s officials interacted with the students. Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Lahore Stock Exchange Mr. Aftab Ahmed …

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Mobilink announces offer iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

November 28, 2014 | General Business News

Karachi, November 28, 2014 (PPI-OT): Mobilink today announced it will offer iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, the biggest advancements in iPhone history, beginning on Thursday 11th December 2014. Customers can pre-order iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus beginning on Friday 5th December at www.mobilink.com.pk. For more information on Mobilink please visit: www.mobilink.com.pk. For more …

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Dairy industry’s sales tax refund claims cross Rs12 billion level

November 28, 2014 | General Business News

Lahore, November 28, 2014 (PPI-OT): The dairy industry, engaging millions of farmers in milk supply chain to provide unadulterated and hygienic milk to the people of Pakistan, is facing liquidity crunch to continue its operation smoothly, as the sector’s sales tax refund claims have crossed the amount of Rs.12 billion during last three years. This …

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Eighth Round of Bilateral consultations between Pakistan and Switzerland held

November 28, 2014 | Press Information Department

Islamabad, November 28, 2014 (PPI-OT): The Eighth Round of Pakistan–Switzerland Consultations was held in Berne on 28th November 2014. The Pakistan side was led by Mr. Nadeem Riyaz, Additional Secretary […]

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Malala Under-21 National Women Cricket Championship from December 4

November 28, 2014 | Government Institutions

Lahore, November 28, 2014 (PPI-OT): The Inaugural Malala U-21 National Women Cricket Championship 2014 is scheduled to be held from Dec. 4 to 18, 2014 at the Lahore Country Club, […]

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Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan extends filing date of Form A and annual accounts up to December 2

November 28, 2014 | Government Institutions

Islamabad, November 28, 2014 (PPI-OT): The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has extended the filing date of Form A and annual audited accounts up to Tuesday, December 2. […]

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Ishaq Dar meets executives of Russian energy enterprises and VneshTorgovBank

November 28, 2014 | Press Information Department

Moscow, November 28, 2014 (PPI-OT): Sergei ToporGilka, General Director of Technopromexport, a major Russian state energy enterprise, called on the Finance Minister Mohammad Ishaq Dar in Moscow and expressed willingness […]

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Pakistan-Russia cooperation to be enhanced in all fields: Ishaq Dar

November 28, 2014 | Press Information Department

Moscow, November 28, 2014 (PPI-OT): The visiting Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has said that Pak-Russia collaboration in the field of trade, economy, science, technology, agriculture, education and culture will gain […]

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No suspension of polio campaign as it is being conducted by government: Minister

November 28, 2014 | Press Information Department

Islamabad, November 28, 2014 (PPI-OT): Minister of State for National Health Services, Saira Afzal Tarar in an official statement reiterated the commitment of the Government to continue to implement the […]

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Vast opportunities exist in exports of rice, fruits to Iran: Punjab Minister for Agriculture

November 28, 2014 | General Business News

Lahore, November 28, 2014 (PPI-OT): Pakistani agricultural commodities especially rice, kinnow, potato and mango are in high demand in Iranian markets thus offering huge potential to increase exports of these commodities manifold between the two neighbouring countries. The Punjab government is taking many steps for enhancing the bilateral trade especially export of agricultural commodities to …

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