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Passing out parade of Aero Apprentices held at PAF Base, Korangi Creek

January 19, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, January 19, 2018 (PPI-OT):Passing out parade of Aero Apprentices was held at PAF Base, Korangi Creek, today. Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman, Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force was the Chief Guest of the ceremony. Air Vice…

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American Government provides Ambulances to Highways and Motorway Police

January 19, 2018 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, January 19, 2018 (PPI-OT):On January 19, American Ambassador David Hale officially delivered 10 ambulances worth almost 180 million rupees ($1.6 million) to the National Highways and Motorway Police (NHMP).The delivery underscores the American government’s long and fruitful efforts to…

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A Gesture of Amity and Humanity: Pakistan Reunited an Afghan Child with Family

January 19, 2018 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, January 19, 2018 (PPI-OT):Today in a gesture of good will, Foreign Secretary of Pakistan Tehmina Janjua handed over the custody of an Afghan child to the Afghan Embassy in Islamabad. The child had come here with his parents for…

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Economy is maintaining growth momentum despite external headwinds

January 19, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, January 19, 2018 (PPI-OT):State Bank of Pakistan has released its First Quarterly Report for FY18 on the State of Pakistan’s Economy today. According to the Report, preliminary data on key macroeconomic indicators suggest that growth momentum remained strong in…

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Economy is maintaining growth momentum despite external headwinds

January 19, 2018 | General Business News

Karachi, January 19, 2018 (PPI-OT):State Bank of Pakistan has released its First Quarterly Report for FY18 on the State of Pakistan’s Economy today. According to the Report, preliminary data on key macroeconomic indicators suggest that growth momentum remained strong in the first quarter of current fiscal year. Several coincident indicators point to a further strengthening …

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Pakistan Stock Exchange Limited Market Position on 19-01-2018

January 19, 2018 | General Business News

Karachi, January 19, 2018 (PPI-OT): DAILY STOCK MARKET REPORT Market Position Printed On Jan-19-2018 COMPANIES KSE KSE-30 KSE-100 KSE-ALLSHR KMI-30 BATi OGTi PSX-KMI POSITION INDICES INDEX INDEX INDEX INDEX INDEX INDEX INDEX Plus 316 Current 22035.21 43630.75 31435.10 73643.90 17099.00 20785.38 21458.46 Minus 65 Previous 21592.26 42814.34 30995.67 72249.41 16712.68 20612.65 21156.93 Unchanged 19 High …

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Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry calls for rationalization of taxes on capital market to promote FDI

January 19, 2018 | General Business News

Islamabad, January 19, 2018 (PPI-OT):Sheikh Amir Waheed, President, Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry said that due to hike in taxes in budget 2017-18 on capital market, portfolio investment has reportedly declined by 50 percent during the first half of fiscal year (July-December 2017) and called upon the government to rationalize taxes on the capital …

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State Bank of Pakistan conducts Open Market Operation

January 19, 2018 | General Business News

Karachi, January 19, 2018 (PPI-OT):State Bank of Pakistan conducted its Open Market Operation, Reverse Repo (Injection), in following contracts on January 19, 2018. Quotes received and accepted are as given below: A: OMOs NO OMO Tenor Range Number of Quotes Offered a 07 ­ Days (Injection) 5.81% – 5.77% 23 B: OMO RESULT (Rs. in …

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Prime Minister chairs high level meeting to review efforts for continuation of Generalized System of Preferences Plus status for Pakistan beyond 2018

January 19, 2018 | General Business News

Islamabad, January 19, 2018 (PPI-OT):Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi chaired a high level meeting at PM Office to review the efforts for continuation of Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) Plus status for Pakistan beyond 2018. Commerce Division briefed the meeting in detail regarding Pakistan’s compliance with the requirements of GSP Plus. It was informed that …

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JCR-VIS Reaffirms Entity Ratings of AKD Securities Limited

January 19, 2018 | General Business News

Karachi, January 19, 2018 (PPI-OT):JCR-VIS Credit Rating Company Ltd. (JCR-VIS) has reaffirmed the entity ratings of AKD Securities Limited (AKDSL) at ‘A/A-2’ (Single A/A-Two). Outlook on the assigned ratings is ‘Stable’. The previous rating action was announced on August 2, 2016. Assigned ratings to AKDSL reflect the company’s position as one of the leading brokerage …

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Board of directors meeting of Dewan Sugar Mills Limited

January 19, 2018 | Board Meetings

Karachi, Dewan Sugar Mills Limitedinformed Pakistan Stock Exchange that board of directors meeting of the company will be held on January 26, 2018 at Karachi. The agenda of the meeting will to consider the Quarterly Accounts for the period ended …

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Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry strongly condemns grenade attack in Kharadar cloth market

January 19, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, January 19, 2018 (PPI-OT):Chairman Businessmen Group and Former President Karachi Chamber Siraj Kassam Teli and President KCCI Muffasar Atta Malik, while strongly condemning the hand grenade attack at Kharadar Cloth Market in which an elderly citizen was killed and…

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