2017 December 19 : AsiaNet-Pakistan

Archive for December 19th, 2017

DigitalGenius Raises $14.75M Series A to Accelerate Adoption of AI in Customer Service

December 19, 2017 | Education

Funding caps off milestone year for the company becoming the most embraced deep learning product in the Customer Service industry SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 19, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — DigitalGenius, the leader in AI for customer service, today announced it has secured $14.75 million in Series A funding. The round was led by Global Founders Capital, […]

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Sri Lanka keen to enhance bilateral trade with Pakistan

December 19, 2017 | General Business News

Islamabad, December 19, 2017 (PPI-OT):G.L. Gnanatheva, Consul General of Sri Lanka based in Karachi along with Counsellor of Sri Lankan High Commission visited Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry and said that his country was keen to further enhance bilateral trade and economic relations with Pakistan as both countries have good potential to do trade …

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Charge D Affairs, Embassy of People’s Republic of China highly appreciated endeavours of PCJCCI

December 19, 2017 | General Business News

Lahore, December 19, 2017 (PPI-OT):Mr. Zhao Lijian, Charge D Affairs, Embassy of the Peoples Republic of China has appreciated the Pak China Joint Chamber of Commerce and Industry for undertaking a successful move to bridge in the communication gap between peoples of China and Pakistan. In a meeting with Mr. S.M. Naveed along with the …

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Depreciation will not attract foreign investment

December 19, 2017 | General Business News

Karachi, December 19, 2017 (PPI-OT):The eroded rupee will not only hit the manufacturing sector but it will also take a toll on the country’s SME sector, an official of the FPCCI said Tuesday. The SMEs which were already fighting for their survival in an adverse environment will face more troubles, therefore, authorities should take notice …

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Government asked to announce new gas mix formula

December 19, 2017 | General Business News

Islamabad, December 19, 2017 (PPI-OT):Islamabad Chamber of Small Traders on Tuesday said the government has decided to provide gas at uniform prices for industrial consumers across the country which is getting the mixed response from the industrial consumers. The industries dependent on cheap local gas are opposing the move because they will have to pay …

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Pakistan Stock Exchange Limited Market Position on 19-12-2017

December 19, 2017 | General Business News

Karachi, December 19, 2017 (PPI-OT): DAILY STOCK MARKET REPORT Market Position Printed On DEC-19-2017 COMPANIES KSE KSE-30 KSE-100 KSE-ALLSHR KMI-30 BATi OGTi PSX-KMI POSITION INDICES INDEX INDEX INDEX INDEX INDEX INDEX INDEX Plus 50 Current 18875.48 37919.42 28210.60 64491.29 14143.04 19309.73 19391.88 Minus 271 Previous 19084.32 38383.98 28489.83 65667.32 14100.66 19492.43 19638.83 Unchanged 19 High …

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Mustafa Kamal visits ‘Build Asia’ Exhibition on the 2nd day

December 19, 2017 | General Business News

Karachi, December 19, 2017 (PPI-OT):On the second day of the 13th Build Asia Exhibition, Syed Mustafa Kamal, Chairman PSP visited the 3-day event being held at the Karachi Expo Center on 18th to 20th December. It is the largest exhibition of construction, real-estate and housing industry, held annually by Ecommerce Gateway Pakistan, with the support …

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Federal Board of Revenue Chief terms business community as ‘Partners’, assures consideration to KCCI’s suggestions

December 19, 2017 | General Business News

Karachi, December 19, 2017 (PPI-OT):Chairman Federal Board of Revenue (FBR), Tariq Mahmood Pasha, while terming the business community and tax collecting authority as ‘Partners’, assured to award due consideration to KCCI’s suggestions in dealing with some of the pressing issues pertaining to revision of Regulatory Duty on imported items, Refund Claims, Audit, Discretionary Powers and …

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American Ambassador David Hale meets Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry

December 19, 2017 | General Business News

Islamabad, December 19, 2017 (PPI-OT):American Ambassador David Hale met with Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) President Mr. Zubair Tufail and senior FPCCI leadership on December 19 to discuss American-Pakistani commercial relations. The United States is Pakistan’s largest single-country export market, with two-way trade in goods on pace to exceed 660 billion …

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A.G.E Industries partners with Elahi Group of Companies to excel in the Cable Market

December 19, 2017 | General Business News

Lahore, December 19, 2017 (PPI-OT):A.G.E Industries Pvt. Ltd – a trusted name in the Cable Industry in Pakistan, has now partnered with the Elahi Group of Companies (EGC) with the objective of increasing investments in their infrastructure to further excel in the cable industry after its acquisition of M/s Steel Complex Pvt Limited Pakistan’s leading …

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Public Holiday

December 19, 2017 | General Business News

Karachi, December 19, 2017 (PPI-OT):State Bank of Pakistan will remain closed on 25th December, 2017 (Monday) on the occasions of Quaid-e-Azam Day/Christmas, as declared by the Government of Pakistan. For more information, contact: Chief Spokesman State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) Central Directorate I.I. Chundrigar Road, Karachi, Pakistan Tel: +92-21-111-727-111 Tel: +92-21-39212562 Fax: +92-21-39212433 – 39212436 …

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UBL inaugurates Pakistan’s First-Ever Digital Lab

December 19, 2017 | General Business News

Karachi, December 19, 2017 (PPI-OT):UBL inaugurated Pakistan’s first-ever Digital Lab at a ceremony held in Karachi. The lab, which was built in collaboration with IBM, will provide an environment for UBL’s interdisciplinary teams as well as its network of start-ups, Fintech, ecosystem partners and academia to develop personalized and engaging digital ‘customer experiences’. The Lab …

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