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Government to promote tourism as a national cause: Zulfi Bukhari

March 26, 2019 | General Business News

Islamabad, March 26, 2019 (PPI-OT):Pakistan has great potential to attract tourists and government would promote tourism as a national cause to open the country for local and foreign tourists. This was said by Syed Zulfiqar Abbas Bukhari, Special Assistant to …

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Uber to acquire Careem to expand the greater Middle East regional opportunity together

March 26, 2019 | General Business News

Dubai, March 26, 2019 (PPI-OT):Uber and Careem have reached an agreement for Uber to acquire Careem for $3.1 billion, consisting of $1.7 billion in convertible notes and $1.4 billion in cash. The acquisition of Careem is subject to applicable regulatory …

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Sopheon and National Foods Limited Partner for New Product Innovation

March 26, 2019 | General Business News

Islamabad, March 26, 2019 (PPI-OT):Sopheon, a global leader of enterprise innovation management solutions, today announces its partnership with National Foods Limited, one of the leading foods company headquartered in Karachi, Pakistan. National Foods Limited (NFL) has subsidiaries in the United …

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Highest Level Forum on SEZs in Islamabad

March 26, 2019 | General Business News

Karachi, March 26, 2019 (PPI-OT):The trickle-down effects of CPEC will be achieved from Special Economic Zones (SEZs) and relocation of industries from China, said by Dr. Mirza Ikhtiar Baig, Senior Vice President FPCCI at a highest-level forum on SEZs organized …

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Opening of 21st Textile Asia International Fair

March 26, 2019 | General Business News

Karachi, March 26, 2019 (PPI-OT):Mr. Muhammad Sualeh Ahmed Faruqui, Secretary, Trade Development Authority of Pakistan and Shaikh Mohammad Shafiq, Chief Coordinator-Pakistan Readymade Garments Manufacturers and Exporters Association (SZ) inaugurated 21st Textile Asia International Trade Fair at Karachi Expo Centre on …

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Cricket fever builds as Emirates reveals ICC Cricket World Cup livery

March 26, 2019 | General Business News

Karachi, March 26, 2019 (PPI-OT):Emirates has revealed its ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 themed Emirates A380 livery in the build up to one of the world’s most anticipated sporting events this year. Boutros Boutros, Divisional Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications, …

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VIS Assigns Initial Entity Ratings to Orient Electronics (Private) Limited

March 26, 2019 | General Business News

Karachi, March 26, 2019 (PPI-OT):VIS Credit Rating Company Limited (VIS) has assigned initial entity ratings of ‘A/A-2’ (Single A /A-Two) to Orient Electronics (Pvt.) Limited (OEL). The medium to long-term rating of ‘A’ denotes good credit quality coupled with adequate …

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VIS assigns initial ratings to Gohar Textile Mills (Private) Limited

March 26, 2019 | General Business News

Karachi, March 26, 2019 (PPI-OT):VIS Credit Rating Company Limited (VIS) has assigned initial entity ratings of ‘A/A-1’ (Single A /A- One) to Gohar Textile Mills (Pvt.) Limited (GTML). The medium to long-term rating of ‘A’ denotes good credit quality with …

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The Ministry of Human Rights and UNDP to enhance cooperation for institutional digitization and establishment of a Human Rights Information Management System

March 26, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, March 26, 2019 (PPI-OT):A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed between the federal Ministry of Human Rights (MOHR) and the United Narin an official signing ceremony presided over by the Federal Minister of Human Rights at the newly inaugurated …

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158-year-old building of police station Anarkali has been restored to its original shape

March 26, 2019 | General, Official News

Lahore, March 26, 2019 (PPI-OT):Antique buildings of Punjab Police are national heritage and have an important place with respect to the history of Punjab Police. It is evident from history that alive nations always protect their cultural and national heritage. …

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General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff visits National Defence University, Islamabad

Rawalpindi, March 26, 2019 (PPI-OT):General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) visited National Defence University (NDU), Islamabad today and addressed the participants of the 4th Pakistan-UK Stabilization Conference.
While interacting with participants, COAS focused on internal and external …

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The 34th Japanese Language Speech Contest

March 26, 2019 | General, Official News

Karachi, March 26, 2019 (PPI-OT):The Consulate-General of Japan in Karachi and Pakistan Japan Cultural Association (PJCA) organized the 34th Japanese Language Speech Contest at the Japan Information and Culture Center in Karachi. In the speech contest, 9 Japanese language students …

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