Novo Nordisk, Shalamar Hospital launch mobile diabetes clinic

LAHORE (PR): Shalamar Hospital/Sakina Institute of Diabetes and Endocrine Research (SIDER) and Novo Nordisk Pakistan have partnered to launch a start-of-the-art mobile diabetes clinic in Pakistan, named as “Changing Diabetes® Mobile Clinic”. The launch ceremony of the mobile clinic took place at a press conference held at Shalamar Hospital.

Prof Bilal Bin Younis, Head of SIDER, sais, “Our initiative with Novo Nordisk for mobile clinic is equipped with all needed equipment required to timely diagnose people with diabetes and secure quality of their life hampered from developing complications that may arise from uncontrolled glycemic levels, delayed diagnosis, poor compliance, less awareness and many more.”. The mobile diabetes clinic will be used to screen diabetes among people of rural population in particular who have difficulties in getting the quality consultation. The event formally marked the MoU signing between Professor Bilal Bin Younus, representing SIDER and Rashed Rafique Butt, General Manager Novo Nordisk Pakistan who expressed their point of view.

 Technical Committee meeting

KARACHI (PR): A meeting of Technical Committee for “Metal Alloys and Testing” (MTC-05) was held recently in conference room at PSQCA Complex, Gulistan e Jauhar Karachi under the chairmanship of Ghulam Raza, Deputy General Manager, M/s Peoples Steel Mills Ltd Jawedan Nagar, Manghopir, Karachi. The secretary of the Technical Committee, Waiz Akram-ul-Haq welcomed the participant and thanked them for coming to attend the meeting and hoped that they would continue same sort of cooperation in future also. The committee discussed in detail five ISO Standards and decided to adopt them as draft Pakistan Standard specification at Technical committee level.

 Bahria Town all set to host Marathon, Cycling & Pet Show on 10th

KARACHI (PR): Bahria Town is all set to host Marathon, Cycling and Pet Show 2017 at Bahria Town Karachi on Sunday (December 10). Participation in the event is subject to prior registration which is open till Saturday (December 9). The one-day event will start at 06:00pm and 08:00pm on Sunday with the marathon which will feature 42, 21, 10, 5, and 2 kilometer runs. Prize distribution for the marathon will be held at 01:00pm in Carnival Area.

Cycling will start the same day from two meeting points: from Agha’s Supermarket Clifton at 6:30am and Dunkin Donuts Tipu Sultan at 6:45am. Bicycles will be available on rent of Rs800 for the event.

Pet Show will kick start at 10:00 am on Sunday, opposite Ancient Park. Residents of not only Bahria Town but of entire Karachi are welcome to participate in the event with their healthy and well-groomed cats, dogs and birds to participate in the competition.

The victorious owners will be awarded prizes. Alongside free checkups, a special 50% discount will also be available.

Expecting a huge turnout, Bahria Town management and owners are making special arrangements at the Horizon Fine Dining and local as well as multinationals food outlets at the Carnival Area. Being organized in collaboration with some famous groups, the event is an expression of Bahria Town’s commitment to promote healthy social, cultural and sports activities not only for its residents but the entire population of Karachi. OPPO F5 & F5 6GB

LAHORE (PR): OPPO, the selfie expert and leader, unveiled the OPPO F5 6GB after the brand recently launched the OPPO F5. Following the launch of its latest flagship device, OPPO has collaborated with iflix, the world’s leading entertainment service for emerging markets.

OPPO brings an exciting opportunity to double the fun with thrilling offer to get three months unlimited access to iflix with every purchase of OPPO F5 and F5 6GB. The OPPO F5 6GB is the first phone in this segment to be priced at Rs 39,899 in Black and Red Edition while the OPPO F5 is priced at Rs 31,899 to give OPPO fans and the youth choices to suit their needs. OPPO has become one of the most fashion forward, stylish phone brands and is appreciated by the youth across the country. Hand wash trial of SAVANNAH Soap

LAHORE (PR): An exciting hand wash trial of SAVANNAH Beauty Soap collection was conducted during GRAMMATHON 2017, which was organised by Lahore Grammar School, in which the complete SAVANNAH soap range was experienced by participants. Moreover, all attendees were not just presented with Savannah Beauty Soap as a giveaway, but were also treated with delicious french fries cooked in Golden Sun Canola Oil. Everyone is well-aware of the premium quality of IFFCO Pakistan’s Golden Sun Canola Oil, whereas in the Beauty Soap range, IFFCO Pakistan is an example in itself.

Its Beauty Soap collection with Fine Fragrances under the brand name SAVANNAH includes Paris Romance, London Passion and Arabian Bliss, which are available at all leading stores. IFFCO Pakistan firmly believes its Savannah Beauty Soap collection with Fine Fragrances would be well-received by all customers.