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Siluria Technologies and Wood Launch Modus™, the First Process Technology to Convert Low Value Offgas into Refinery Products

December 6, 2017 | Education

New process technology enables petroleum refiners to convert offgas streams to high octane, low sulfur gasoline blendstock, resulting in enhanced profitability SAN FRANCISCO and ABERDEEN, Scotland, Dec. 06, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Siluria Technologies, a leader in developing disruptive process technologies for the petrochemical and energy industries, and Wood (WG.L), a global leader in the […]

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Board of Directors meeting of Shakarganj Limited

December 6, 2017 | Board Meetings

Karachi, Shakarganj Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that Board of Directors meeting of the Company will be held on December 13, 2017 at Karachi. The agenda of the meeting will to consider the Annual Accounts for the period ended September 30, 2017. Further, the company has declared the closed period from December 06, 2017 to December 13, 2017. Shakarganj Limited was incorporated in Pakistan in 1967 as a Public Limited Company and is listed on Pakistan stock exchange.Shakarganj is a leading manufacturer of food products, bio fuel and building materials as well as textiles. They transform renewable crops such as sugarcane and cotton into value added products comprising of refined sugar, textiles, bio fuels and building materials in addition to generating bio power from biogas. Shakarganj has two manufacturing facilities in the Jhang District and a registered office in Lahore. Shakarganj, through its interest in Shakarganj Food Products Limited, is also active in production of dairy and fruit products and is one of the leading brands in the Pakistan retail market. The symbol “SGML” is being used by the stock exchange for the shares of Shakarganj Limited.

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Board of Directors meeting of Shakarganj Limited

December 6, 2017 | Board Meetings

Karachi, Shakarganj Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that Board of Directors meeting of the Company will be held on December 13, 2017 at Karachi. The agenda of the meeting will to consider the Annual Accounts for the period ended September 30, 2017. Further, the company has declared the closed period from December 06, 2017 to December 13, 2017. Shakarganj Limited was incorporated in Pakistan in 1967 as a Public Limited Company and is listed on Pakistan stock exchange.Shakarganj is a leading manufacturer of food products, bio fuel and building materials as well as textiles. They transform renewable crops such as sugarcane and cotton into value added products comprising of refined sugar, textiles, bio fuels and building materials in addition to generating bio power from biogas. Shakarganj has two manufacturing facilities in the Jhang District and a registered office in Lahore. Shakarganj, through its interest in Shakarganj Food Products Limited, is also active in production of dairy and fruit products and is one of the leading brands in the Pakistan retail market. The symbol “SGML” is being used by the stock exchange for the shares of Shakarganj Limited.

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NATO: Upgrading Afghan Army Base, Not Building New One

December 6, 2017 | Entertainment

ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN NATO’s Resolute Support mission in Afghanistan has denied reports that construction material and equipment being imported and transported through neighboring Pakistan are being used to establish a new army base in the conflict-hit…

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Afghan Peace Body Offers Kabul Office for Taliban Talks

December 6, 2017 | General, Sports

ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN War-torn Afghanistan’s official peace-negotiating panel offered Wednesday for the first time to let the Taliban open a representative office in Kabul or in a country of its own choice, for initiating a peace dialogue. The Taliban …

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Pakistani Social Activist Goes Missing in Lahore

December 6, 2017 | Education

A Pakistani social media and peace activist is feared to have been abducted from the eastern city of Lahore.Raza Khan, 40, is said to have gone missing after arranging an open discussion Saturday focusing on extremism and blasphemy in relation to the r…

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IOC bans Russia from Winter Games 2018

December 6, 2017 | Legal & Politics

International Olympic Committee has banned Russia from the 2018 Winter Games in South Korea for systematic doping.The IOC announced the decision after examining whether there was an institutional conspiracy by Russian officials to corrupt the London 20…

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FBI Agent: Saudi at Guantanamo Admitted Helping 9/11 Plot

December 6, 2017 | Business

A Saudi Arabian being held at the Guantanamo Bay detention camp has admitted to helping with flights and finances for seven of the 19 men who hijacked planes in the September 11, 2001, attacks on the U.S., one of his interrogators testified at his tria…

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