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Archive for January 8th, 2019

Blockchain Technology Backed Home Remittances from Malaysia to Pakistan Made Possible to Promote Financial Inclusion

January 8, 2019 |

Karachi, January 08, 2019 (PPI-OT): Telenor Microfinance Bank, in partnership with Valyou of Malaysia, has introduced Pakistan’s first blockchain-based cross-border remittance service, powered by industry-leading blockchain technology developed by Alipay, the online payment platform operated by Ant Financial Services Group …

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Atlas Battery celebrates 50th Anniversary during the Auto Show at Karachi with a plethora of activities

January 8, 2019 | General Business News

Karachi, January 08, 2019 (PPI-OT): Atlas Battery Limited (ABL) celebrated its 50th anniversary at an event organized by the Pakwheel. The annual event showcased the latest and unique auto vehicles and provided an opportunity to different partner organizations to engage …

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Engro Corporation wins First prize for United Nations Global Compact Sustainability Award 2018

January 8, 2019 | General Business News

Karachi, January 08, 2019 (PPI-OT): Engro Corporation Limited was awarded the First Prize for “Living the UN Global Compact Business Sustainability Award 2018″, in Large National Category. The award was presented at the Business Sustainability Moot and Living the Global …

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Panasonic’s CES 2019 Showcase Spotlights Future Smart Home, Smart Car and Smart City

January 8, 2019 | General Business News

Dubai, January 08, 2019 (PPI-OT): Panasonic Corporation is showcasing its ideas for intelligently integrating physical products with new digital platforms powered by human insight technologies at CES 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The booth is divided into four zones – …

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ICCI shows concerns over drastic cut in development budget

January 8, 2019 | General Business News

Islamabad, January 08, 2019 (PPI-OT): Ahmed Hassan Moughal, President, Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry has shown concerns over the drastic cut in the development budget as the government has sanctioned only Rs.225.4 billion for development projects for the first …

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Jazz and Eva Continue Their Journey through Pakistan

January 8, 2019 | General Business News

Lahore, January 08, 2019 (PPI-OT): This year’s much anticipated online travel series, ‘Eva Travels Pakistan with Jazz’, has streamed five episodes already amidst much fanfare.

The idea behind Jazz’s inception of the travel series was to make foreigners understand the …

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Murad decided to issue driving license to persons with hearing impairment

January 8, 2019 | Ministries, Official News

Karachi, January 08, 2019 (PPI-OT): Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that various countries are issuing licenses to persons with hearing-impairment then we are not issuing them. He had directed chief secretary Sindh Mumtaz Shaikh to seek …

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Senate Special Committee on Causes of Decline in Tax Collection of Tobacco Sector held at Parliament House

January 8, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, January 08, 2019 (PPI-OT): The meeting of the Senate Special Committee on Causes of Decline in Tax Collection of Tobacco Sector was held on Tuesday. Convened by Senator Kalsoom Parveen; the meeting was attended by Senator Molana Abdul Ghafoor …

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NAB’s “Accountability for All” Policy started yielding excellent results: Chairman NAB

January 8, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, January 08, 2019 (PPI-OT): Honourable Justice Mr. Javed Iqbal, Chairman NAB has said that Corruption is mother of all the evils. NAB’s “Accountability for All” Policy has started yielding excellent results. He said that NAB is absolutely committed to …

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Afghan President’s Special Envoy Mohammad Umer Daudzai calls on the Foreign Minister

January 8, 2019 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, January 08, 2019 (PPI-OT): Afghan President’s Special Envoy for Regional Consensus for Afghan Peace, Mr. Mohammad Umer Daudzai, met Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi today at Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Islamabad. Following his appointment to this new position, this …

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Director General WHO Dr. Tedros Adhanom calls on the Foreign Minister

January 8, 2019 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, January 08, 2019 (PPI-OT): Director General WHO Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus called on the Foreign Minister. He was accompanied by WHO’s Regional Director for the Eastern Mediterranean Region Dr. Ahmed Al-Mandhari and President of the Bill and Melinda Gates …

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Delegation from Chakwal Chamber of Commerce and Industry

January 8, 2019 | General, Official News

Lahore, January 08, 2019 (PPI-OT): A delegation from Chakwal Chamber of Commerce and Industry. they were keen to seek information regarding opportunities in development of industrial zones in the Chakwal region. They have highlighted the strategic location of Chakwal being …

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