Aman Foundation event

KARACHI (PR): Aman Foundation held a ‘knowledge accelerator’ ceremony at its premises here to announce ten finalists of the AmanClincs Accelerator Competition. Ahmad Jalal, CEO Aman Foundation; Dr Mukulika Banerjee, Director, South Asia Centre, London School of Economics; Dr Craig Calhoun, Director, London School of Economics; Fayeeza Naqvi, co-founder & chairman, Aman Foundation; and Dr Nilanjan Sarkar, deputy director and development manager, South Asia Center, London School of Economics attended the ceremony.

Thal Ltd wins ‘corporate excellence award’

KARACHI (PR): Thal Limited has won the Amir S Chinoy Overall Industry Corporate Excellence Award, conferred by the Management Association of Pakistan, Karachi, for the second successive year.

At its 31st Corporate Excellence Awards Ceremony, held recently, Management Association of Pakistan recognised companies that demonstrated excellence in corporate management with the sole aim to promote the implementation of finest management practices industry wide.

“As Thal celebrates its 50th anniversary, receiving this award on behalf of Thal was not only a feeling of great elation, but one of being humbled and thankful to the Almighty for this befitting recognition of the wonderful team,” said Asif Rizvi, Chief Executive Officer of Thal Limited.

“Without commitment, dedication and hard work of our entire team this would not have been possible and I would like to thank each one of our employees for their contributions and for upholding the values and the ethos of House of Habib,” he added.

Dr Saba Riaz wins 1st prize at Familycon event

LAHORE (PR): 26th Annual International Conference on Family Medicine was organized by Academy of Family Physicians (Familycon) at a local hotel. Dr Saba Riaz, consultant Microbiology and molecular genetics (Citilab & Research centre) won best poster award. Dr Saba Riaz is also faculty member of MMG at PU. She is also HEC-approved supervisor and supervising BS, MS and PHD students on different topics of medical microbiology. Evaluation of poster presentation was on the basis of poster designing, originality, data analysis, presentation, confidence and mainly on the knowledge of the work.