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Archive for January 24th, 2018

State Bank of Pakistan Governor’s Press Conference on Monetary Policy

January 24, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, January 24, 2018 (PPI-OT):Governor State Bank of Pakistan Mr. Tariq Bajwa will unveil Monetary Policy Decision at a press conference on Friday, January 26, 2018 at SBP Head Office Karachi. For more information, contact: Chief Spokesman, State Bank of…

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Pakistan Standards and Quality Control Authority’s team raids Bottled Drinking Water Units

January 24, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, January 24, 2018 (PPI-OT):Crackdown against Sub-Standards Bottled Drinking Water is continuing today PSQCA Team raided Bottled Drinking Water Units Situated at 13-D China Bazar near Civic Centre Karachi. Units were involved in illegal “manufacturing”, “Stock” and “Sale” of Bottled…

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Russia invites Pakistani entrepreneurs to participate in Expo 2025

January 24, 2018 | Chambers of Commerce, Official News

Islamabad, January 24, 2018 (PPI-OT):A delegation of Russian Federation led by Alexander G. Visokinskiy, Deputy Governor of the Sverdlovsk Region visited Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry and invited Pakistani business community to participate in the Expo 2025 that will…

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Prime Minister invites Uber to partner with Pakistani banks, PMYP to help drivers in financing vehicles

January 24, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, January 24, 2018 (PPI-OT):Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi Wednesday appreciated Uber for spearheading the model of a “sharing economy” and invited the global taxi company to partner with Pakistani banks and the Prime Minister’s Youth Programme to help drivers…

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SMEs air concerns to SMEDA and State Bank of Pakistan

January 24, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, January 24, 2018 (PPI-OT):The Union of Small and Medium Enterprises (UNISAME) expressed serious concern on the increase in cost of imported raw material due to depreciation of Pakistani rupee and corresponding increase in import duty resulting in high landed…

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Sugarcane price issue: Sindh Cabinet asks agriculture department to hold another meeting with stakeholder

January 24, 2018 | Ministries, Official News

Karachi, January 24, 2018 (PPI-OT):The Sindh Cabinet meeting was held here under the chairmanship of Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah and discussed the sugarcane price and the dispute between the growers and sugar millers on the price and…

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Nasir Hussain addresses shields and awards distribution ceremony at Arts Council of Pakistan

January 24, 2018 | Ministries, Official News

Karachi, January 24, 2018 (PPI-OT):Sindh Minister for Information Syed Nasir Hussain Shah while addressing distribution shields and awards ceremony under aegis of Karachi Youth Initiative titled Learn, Grow and Empower organized by Arts Council of Pakistan here for students of…

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Holiday on 5th February 2018

January 24, 2018 | Ministries, Official News

Karachi, January 24, 2018 (PPI-OT):Government of Sindh Services, General Administration and Coordination Department has declared 5th February 2018 Monday as a closed holiday throughout the Province of Sindh on occasion of Kashmir Solidarity Day with one minute silence at 10:00…

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Naval Chief stresses need to jump start neglected Maritime Sector

January 24, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, January 24, 2018 (PPI-OT):Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi has stressed the need to give a jump start to the Maritime Sector of Pakistan by exploring the abundant untapped natural resources available in this particular sector which…

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Chairman Senate of Pakistan meets Chief Justice of Pakistan and discusses Judicial Reforms

January 24, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, January 24, 2018 (PPI-OT):Mr Raza Rabbani, Hon’ble Chairman Senate of Pakistan met the Hon’ble Chief Justice of Pakistan Mr. Justice Mian Saqib Nisar at Supreme Court of Pakistan today. In the meeting, both the dignitaries discussed the issues of…

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SSGC’s Emerging Leadership Program offers great opportunities for young engineers

January 24, 2018 | Legal & Politics, Official News

Karachi, January 24, 2018 (PPI-OT):Amin Rajput, Acting Managing Director, SSGC has said that the Company welcomes fresh engineering graduates to apply for SSGC’s Emerging Leadership Program that offers excellent career opportunities and a constant stream of quality projects. The SSGC…

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PIA announces special extra daily flight from Karachi to Gwadar

January 24, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, January 24, 2018 (PPI-OT):PIA has announced special extra daily flight from Karachi to Gwadar for one week starting from 26th Jan in addition to its daily flights to Gwadar. The decision was taken by President and CEO PIA, Musharraf…

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