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Archive for March, 2019

SSGC signs MoU with top academia to expand R and D domain

March 21, 2019 | General Business News

Karachi, March 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): SSGC has embarked on an Industry-Academia Collaboration Drive and in this regard signed Memorandums of Understanding with some of Pakistan’s top academic institutions including NED University of Engineering and Technology (NEDUET), Karachi, Dawood University of …

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Civil Society, Youth and Media Join Hands to Step up and Address Climate Change

March 21, 2019 | General Business News

Karachi, March 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): Oxfam in Pakistan in collaboration with Youth Parliament Pakistan organized a media dialogue to address the issue of climate change and the its effects on urban and rural populations in Pakistan. The dialogue was an …

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Standard Chartered launches first-ever global Running event along the Belt and Road

March 21, 2019 | General Business News

Karachi, March 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): Standard Chartered announced the launch of the Standard Chartered Belt and Road Relay, the first-ever global running event spanning the Belt and Road initiative, with the aim of highlighting the Bank’s continued commitment to Belt …

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P and G announces ‘Paak Saaf Pakistan’ initiative commitments in support of ‘Clean Green Pakistan’ movement

March 21, 2019 | General Business News

Islamabad, March 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): The President of Pakistan, Dr. Arif Alvi has said that safe drinking water and sanitation are the key priority areas of the ‘Clean Green Pakistan’ Movement. The President was the Chief Guest at the inaugural …

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PCMA urges local Stakeholders Involvement in petrochemical projects under Saudi Investment

March 21, 2019 | General Business News

Lahore, March 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): Pakistan Chemical Manufacturers Association (PCMA) has urged the Government to have active consultations with local enterprises for investing and developing Pakistan’s petrochemical sector under the umbrella of Saudi Arabia’s recently announced investments.

Mr. Iqbal Kidwai, …

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Nestle Kabirwala Factory announces the AWS certification on World Water Day

March 21, 2019 | General Business News

Karachi, March 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): On the World Water day (WWD), Nestle Kabirwala factory is the third factory in Pakistan to be awarded the Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) certification. Nestlé’s Sheikhupura and Islamabad Factories were already certified by the …

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Edotco and Jazz Partner to Expand Telecom Coverage in Pakistan

March 21, 2019 | General Business News

Islamabad, March 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): Edotco Group (“edotco”), the leading end-to-end integrated telecommunications infrastructure services company, through its local operations edotco Pakistan Private Limited (edotco PK), has sealed a landmark long-term partnership with Jazz, the country’s leading digital communications company, …

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JazzCash to Facilitate Intellectual Property Organization of Pakistan

March 21, 2019 | General Business News

Islamabad, March 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): JazzCash, Pakistan’s leading mobile financial service provider, and the Intellectual Property Organization of Pakistan (IPO-Pakistan) have signed an agreement for the facilitation of online payments.

JazzCash will implement an online payment gateway solution for IPO-Pakistan, …

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Dawlance Offers 23% Discount on All Refrigerators to Celebrate Pakistan Day

March 21, 2019 | General Business News

Karachi, March 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): Dawlance is a fully owned subsidiary of Arcelik – one of the largest Turkish enterprises. The brand is now offering a fabulous 23% discount on its entire range of innovative refrigerators, to join the consumers …

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Apollo and Huawei To Work on Improving Software Development in Pakistan

March 21, 2019 | General Business News

Islamabad, March 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): Apollo and Huawei hosted the Customer Summit at Islamabad Club. CEO Apollo, Syed Shayan Kamaal, and senior officials from Huawei attended the event along with customers from the government of pakistan, the IT sector, and …

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PACRA Assigns Initial Entity Ratings to Berger Paints Pakistan Limited

March 21, 2019 | General Business News

Lahore, March 21, 2019 (PPI-OT):The ratings reflect Berger’s established position and brand recognition in the premium domestic paint market of the country. The ratings incorporate strong governance framework and experienced management team along with effective control framework. The revenue of …

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International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

March 21, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, March 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): “The International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination is an occasion for all of us to renew our promise to end racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance, anti-Semitism and anti-Muslim hatred. The recent …

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