Pak ambassador opens exhibition in Abu Dhabi

LAHORE (PR): Ambassador of Pakistan to UAE, Moazzam Ahmed Khan has said that art and culture are an integral part of a civilisation. Such events are a tribute to the rich tapestry of culture and traditions that are the common heritage of the United Arab Emirates, Pakistan and indeed the entire region.

The Ambassador expressed these views while inaugurating an exclusive exhibition of art works held at the premises of the Embassy of Pakistan in Abu Dhabi. The exhibition titled “The Metanoia” has displayed works of Pakistani artist Zari Jafri and curated by Ayesha Imtiaz (Poetic Strokes). The ambassador said that promoting Zari Jafri’s works is our way of recognizing and appreciating the cross-cultural dimensions reflected in her work. Ms Zari Jafri spoke from her heart about her works, her love for Pakistan and her strong faith in God. “I let myself taken over by the movement of my brush upon canvas. I experienced rebirth with every stroke. I have always been a keen observer of people and life, a spirit who dreams of unity of mind, body and soul of this planet. That is what is reflected in my work i.e. humanity,love,compassion,divinity”.

The guest of honour and the founder of Abu Dhabi Art Hub, Khalid Al Yafei appreciated the Embassy’s efforts in organizing such art related events and offered to collaborate more in future by offering Art Hub as a platform for interaction and cross cultural exchange between the artists from Pakistan and UAE. Curator Ayesha Imtiaz also addressed the event, which was attended by large number of important dignitaries, diplomats and guests from the fields of art and culture.

Caanchi & Lugari holds winter gala

LAHORE (PR): Caanchi & Lugari, since the opening of its flagship store in t2RI at MM Alam Road, has been exhibiting a diverse and wide collection of original international brands. Caanchi & Lugari is now present in 5 different locations all over Pakistan with its stores in Dolmen Mall and Shaheed-e-Millat Road Karachi, Centaurus Mall Islamabad and MM Alam Road and Emporium Mall Lahore. Caanchi & Lugari held a winter gala at its flagship store (MM Alam Lahore) the other day. The event was attended by various celebrities, socialites and fashion icons in the limelight of media.

The event was hosted by leading fashion model Cybil Chaudhry who showcased Caanchi & Lugari’s latest collection of international brands such as Emporlo Armani, Hiltl, Bugatti, Fynch Hatton, Giovanni Conti, Cortefiel, Pedro Del Hierro, Maerz, Jacques Britt and many other exquisite international brands related to apparel, shoes, bags and accessories for the classy gentlemen and elegant ladies.

TDAP selects companies for German fair

KARACHI (PR): Trade Development Authority of Pakistan has selected thirty two companies which would be showcasing their products in ISPO, the world’s largest fair of sports goods industry, to be held from February 5-8, 2017, at Munich, Germany. ISPO is an established and renowned fair of sports goods. It attracts hundreds of thousands of consumers, buyers and brand distributors of sports goods from all over the world. Pakistan’s sports goods industry participation in the fair would bring chances to renew exiting contracts with buyers and to establish new contacts with buyers.

leading to earning foreign exchange for economy of the country.

China, Taiwan, India, Bangladesh, Vietnam and other competitors of Pakistan also exhibit in ISPO.