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High-powered delegation of National Defense University visit Lahore Chamber of Commerce

November 15, 2018 | General Business News

Lahore, November 15, 2018 (PPI-OT): A high-powered delegation of National Defense University (NDU) comprising Members Parliament, high officials of Armed Forces and Bureaucrats had a study tour of the Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

The LCCI President Almas Hyder, …

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KCCI finalizes 19 Sub-Committees, 4 Special Committees for 2018-19

November 15, 2018 | General Business News

Karachi, November 15, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) has appointed Chairpersons of 19 Sub-Committees and four Special Committees for the year 2018-19. Chairman Businessmen Group and Former President KCCI, Siraj Kassam Teli, Vice Chairmen BMG …

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SITE President Criticizes Closing Gas Supply to Non-Zero rated Industries for three months

November 15, 2018 | General Business News

Karachi, November 15, 2018 (PPI-OT): Mr.Saleem Parekh, President, SITE Association of Industry, in a press statement, demanded the federal government to provide gas to Sindh province in accordance with the provisions of the Constitution of Pakistan. Mr.Parekh quoted Article 158 …

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Razak Dawood appreciates services of SMEDA

November 15, 2018 | General Business News

Lahore, November 15, 2018 (PPI-OT): Mr. Razak Dawood, Advisor to Prime Minister on Commerce, Textile, Industry, Production and Investment during a briefing session appreciated services of the Small and Medium Enterprises Development Authority (SMEDA) for promoting SMEs in the country. …

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Foodpanda Together With Its Customers Take on Diabetes

November 15, 2018 | General Business News

Karachi, November 15, 2018 (PPI-OT): On the occasion of Word Diabetes Day, the online food ordering juggernaut foodpanda decided to raise awareness regarding diabetes which is fast becoming a mounting epidemic in the country.

According to The Diabetes Prevalence Survey …

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PACRA Maintains Entity Ratings of Nishat Mills Limited

November 15, 2018 | General Business News

Lahore, November 15, 2018 (PPI-OT): The ratings reflect diversity of Nishat Mills underlying businesses, along with a conservative capital structure. This emanates from its implicit hold co structure within Nishat Group, providing resilience to adversities in underlying sectors, particularly textile, …

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JCR-VIS upgrades rating of outstanding PPTFC of Sindh Nooriabad Power Company Phase-I (Pvt.) Limited. Rating of ‘A+’ assigned to proposed Sukuk issue of Rs. 3billion

November 15, 2018 | General Business News

Lahore, November 15, 2018 (PPI-OT): JCR-VIS Credit Rating Company Limited (JCR-VIS) has upgraded rating of outstanding Privately Placed Term Finance Certificates (PPTFCs) to A (Single A) from A- (Single A Minus). A preliminary rating of A+ (Single A Plus) has …

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JCR-VIS assigns initial ratings to Chashma Sugar Mills Limited

November 15, 2018 | General Business News

Lahore, November 15, 2018 (PPI-OT): JCR-VIS Credit Rating Company Limited (JCR-VIS) has assigned initial entity ratings of ‘BBB+/A-2’ (Triple B-Plus/A-Two) to Chashma Sugar Mills Limited (CSML). The medium to long-term rating of ‘BBB+’ denotes adequate credit quality with reasonable protection …

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Pakistan’s Liquid Foreign Reserves Position

November 15, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, November 15, 2018 (PPI-OT): The total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$13,832.0 million on 09 November, 2018. The break-up of the foreign reserves position is as under:-

i) Foreign reserves held by the State Bank …

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CCP Asks for Stakeholders’ and Public’s Opinion for LNG Sector Study

November 15, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, November 15, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP) has conducted a detailed study on the Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) sector in Pakistan from the lens of competition. The study, ‘Competition Assessment of the LNG sector in Pakistan’ …

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HEC proposes measures to promote employability PhDs

November 15, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, November 15, 2018 (PPI-OT): Recognising the hardships facing unemployed PhDs, the Higher Education Commission (HEC) has proposed to take measures to help increase employment opportunities for PhD graduates. “HEC recognises difficulties being faced by the unemployed PhDs.” To alleviate …

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Chief Minister condoles murder of SP Tahir Khan Dawar

November 15, 2018 | General, Official News

Lahore, November 15, 2018 (PPI-OT): Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has expressed a deep sense of sorrow and grief over the murder of SP Tahir Khan Dawar and extended sympathies to the family of deceased police officer.

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