Step students notch positions in UHS first merit list

LAHORE (PR): In recently announced MBBS First Merit List by University of Health Sciences (UHS), STEP students secured 1st and 3rd positions. Hafiz Khizar Mubeen bagged 1st position with 96.55 percent marks (aggregate) and Sana Iqbal of STEP stood 3rd with 96.16 percent.

It is pertinent to mention that both the students did their F.Sc from Punjab College and prepared for MDCAT from STEP Entry Test Program of Punjab Group of Colleges. Hafiz Khizar also holds the distinction of being Overall Board Topper form Gujranwala Board. PAS elects new Executive Council and office-bearers

LAHORE (PR): Pakistan Advertisers Society (PAS) has held its 20th annual general body meeting. The AGM was attended by all the major advertisers of Pakistan. Some of the important industry issues were discussed and the agenda for 2018 was proposed to the members.

The AGM also marked the end of two-year tenure of the current Council and the office bearers. The elections for the new council for the term 2018-19 were also part of the proceedings.

The newly elected Council comprises of 14 members. Saqib Zia, Director Marketing, Procter & Gamble Pakistan, was elected as the chairman of the Society. Asif Aziz, Chief Commercial Officer, JAZZ and Fariyha Subhani, Foods Director UPL, CEO & MD-UPEL, Unilever Pakistan, were elected as vice chairmen and Abbas Arsalan, Director Marketing, PAR, The Coca-Cola Company as general secretary respectively.

Other representative members on the Executive Council include Dr Zeelaf Munir-English Biscuit Manufactures, Fahad Ashraf-Reckitt Benckiser, Haseeb Ur Rahman-Engro Foods, Hassaan Serwani-PEL, Khawaja Zulfiqar Ansari-Tapal Tea, Nauman Khan-Asian Consumer Care (Dabur), M Usama Qureshi-Hamdard Laboratories, Saad Nissar- TPL Insurance, Samra Maqbool-Nestle Pakistan and Syed Usman Qaiser-Jubilee Life Insurance.

The AGM was followed by chairman’s dinner that was hosted by Aly Mustansir, the outgoing chairman of the Society. It was attended by all the members of the Society, media, agency and other stakeholders from the industry. FWBL introduces PayPak Debit Card

LAHORE (PR): First Women Bank Ltd has launched its first debit card “FWBL PayPak Debit Card’’ on its 28th anniversary.

The key features of this card are direct payment with higher purchase limits leveraging customers to shop & pay at their favorite retail outlets nationwide to enjoy the cashless experience, along with the acceptance at all nationwide ATMs to withdraw cash.

On this occasion, Tahira Raza, President & CEO, said: “We are proud to launch a new debit card, opening the doors to a world of payment options. We pride ourselves on being the home of economic empowerment for millions of women and their families.”

She appreciated the hard work of entire project team and reiterated that FWBL will continue to strengthen its position by introducing new innovative products and fulfilling customer’s needs by providing the right solutions. British HC visits The

Centaurus Mall

ISLAMABAD (PR): Thomas Drew, British High Commissioner, visited The Centaurus Mall to host the photo exhibition commemorating the 70th anniversary of Pakistan and United Kingdom’s relationship along with reviving the long lasting relationship of two nations.

President Sardar Group of Companies Sardar Tanveer Ilyas Khan welcomed the honorable guests and thanked the excellency for selecting The Centaurus Mall for event. This iconic project was selected as its architectural design was conceived by W.S Atkins, a British based firm, besides a number of United Kingdom’s Brands moving into the The Centaurus Mall.

Later, the honorable guests visited The Centaurus Residencia and were briefed about the residential project. His excellency expressed his utmost satisfaction upon the high standards maintained by the complex.