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Archive for August 20th, 2020

UNISAME demands early set up of Eximp Bank

August 20, 2020 |

Karachi, August 20, 2020 (PPI-OT): The Union of Small and Medium Enterprises (UNISAME) has urged the State Bank of Pakistan to expedite the establishment of Eximp Bank and also not to privatize the SME Bank and to strengthen it instead for the benefit of the majority sector. UNISAME president Zulfikar Thaver said most of the […]

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Forensic audit of IPPS must to save industry: FPCCI

August 20, 2020 |

Karachi, August 20, 2020 (PPI-OT): As the production cost continues to go high and Pakistan has become uncompetitive in global market the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry has termed the government’s recent agreement with the Independent Power producers a right step in the right direction to lower cost of electricity generation, also […]

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Employers Federation of Pakistan to promote agriculture technical research

August 20, 2020 |

Karachi, August 20, 2020 (PPI-OT): “Agriculture in Pakistan needs an immediate restructuring revolution if the country has to scale to the next level in agriculture produce. In order to achieve this objective, Employers Federation of Pakistan has taken the pragmatic initiative to take on board agricultural experts and technologists to achieve this objective”. This was […]

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Emirates revises flight schedule to/from Sialkot

August 20, 2020 |

Karachi, August 20, 2020 (PPI-OT): Emirates has revised its flight timings to/from Sialkot to offer customers better connections via Dubai with seven weekly flights – providing greater access to its current network of 75 cities across six continents. Effective 22 August, Emirates flight EK 618 will depart Dubai at 20:55 hrs and arrive in Sialkot […]

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Realme fan fest 20-8; Fastest Growing AIOT Brand offering newly launched products on Hot Sale Saamaan.pk

August 20, 2020 |

Lahore, August 20, 2020 (PPI-OT): Realme’s explosive performance has made it one of the fastest growing smartphone brands in the world with over 40 million global users, and today the company is expanding into the nebulous “lifestyle tech” market with products in new categories. After several speculations, online leaks and teasers, realme has launched it […]

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Archroma awarded EcoVadis Gold Rating for its CSR performance

August 20, 2020 |

Karachi, August 20, 2020 (PPI-OT): Archroma was evaluated by EcoVadis, an organization specialized in assessing the CSR performance of companies on a global basis. The assessment focuses on 21 criteria which are grouped into 4 themes: Environment, Labour and Human Rights, Ethics, and Sustainable Procurement. Archroma has built a strong reputation as a global leader […]

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ICI Pakistan Limited Announces 125,000 TPA Expansion of Soda Ash Plant at Khewra

August 20, 2020 |

Karachi, August 20, 2020 (PPI-OT): The Board of Directors of ICI Pakistan Limited is pleased to announce a further capacity expansion of Light Soda Ash at its Khewra Plant by 125,000 tonnes per annum (TPA). This expansion, once completed, will bring the total installed capacity of ICI Pakistan’s Soda Ash Plant to 550,000 TPA. The […]

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Zong Brings Unbeatable Australia International Roaming Bundle for Post-paid Customers

August 20, 2020 |

Islamabad, August 20, 2020 (PPI-OT): Continuing the streak of its industry-leading international roaming offers for its valued subscribers in Pakistan, country’s leading connectivity partner Zong 4G has now brought an unmatched Australia international roaming bundle for its post-paid customers. Zong 4G’s post-paid customers can subscribe to the Australia international roaming bundle by visiting the website […]

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Important steps will be taken for promotion and continuity of religious tolerance including provision of security and local government facilities during Muharram: Nasir Hussain Shah

August 20, 2020 |

Karachi, August 20, 2020 (PPI-OT): Sindh Minister for Local Government and Information Syed Nasir Hussain Shah said Thursday that important steps will be taken for the promotion and continuity of religious tolerance including provision of security and local government facilities during Muharram. He expressed these views in a meeting with eminent scholars in the committee […]

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Sindh Cabinet decides to give Keamari district status

August 20, 2020 |

Karachi, August 20, 2020 (PPI-OT): Sindh Cabinet, taking an important decision on Thursday, approved carving out Keamari district from District West, Karachi and directed the Board Of Revenue (BoR) to submit a detailed proposal for creation of more districts in the province which had more population or areas. This he said while presiding over a […]

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COVID-19 claimed seven more lives, infected 321 others: Sindh Chief Minister

August 20, 2020 |

Karachi, August 20, 2020 (PPI-OT): Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah said Thursday that coronavirus had claimed seven more lives, lifting the province-wide death toll to 2,350 and infecting 321 others. This he said in a statement issued here from CM House. Shah said that seven more patients lost their lives while struggling against […]

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ePay Punjab Fetches PKR 5 Billion Revenue Through 1 Million Transactions

August 20, 2020 |

Lahore, August 20, 2020 (PPI-OT): ePay Punjab, the first-ever government payment aggregator for citizen facilitation and ease of business, has achieved another milestone by collecting over PKR 5 Billion in tax revenue from multiple levies through more than 1 million transactions across Punjab since its launch in October last year. This was informed in a […]

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