Paper Clip opens its doors in Lahore
LAHORE (PR): Paper Clip, a leading multi-purpose stationery store, is taking up residency in Lahore. The store is located on Fountain Avenue, Main Gulberg and houses over 70 brands of international and local stationery.
The brands housed at Paper Clip include, but are not limited, to Moleskine, Staedtler, Parker Pens, Stickoo, Shah Sons, and Picasso. Gift wrapping services, school text books, and uniforms are also part of Paper Clip.
The store is a brain child of Mr. Hasnain Ali and Dr. Badar Tauqeer of HY School Store.
Commenting on the opening of the store, Hasnain Ali, founder of Paper Clip stated: “We are overwhelmed by the response Paper Clip has generated. We plan to cater to all stationery needs, be it for office, school, or personal requirements and we are very excited to start of this new venture amidst friends and family.”
Speaking about the idea and future plans for the store, Dr. Badar Tauqeer, founder of Paper Clip commented, “Paper Clip was designed keeping in mind all the stationery requirements of an individual. We currently have over 70 brands on our panel, and foresee this number growing even more.”
Paper Clip is a two story store occupying an approximate area of 2000 Sq. Ft. that has been designed with faultless finish of woodwork, cozy interior, and simplified parametric design of the ceiling so that the customers always feel welcomed.

Atlas Battery sponsors PakWheels Auto Show
KARACHI (PR): PakWheels Auto Show, sponsored by Atlas Battery, made its way to Karachi, receiving an overwhelming response.
Karachi has always been home to PakWheels Auto Show 2015 where the aim is to bring automotive culture and enthusiasm to the forefront of people of Karachi. The exhibition displayed the latest models of international automotive brands as well as vintage cars and motorcycles from around the globe.
The automobiles featured were categorized into vintage cars, sports cars, classics, exotic and off-roaders. PakWheels Auto Show 2015 garnered much attention and was attended by officials from Atlas Battery. Atlas Battery is the manufacturer of a wide range of polypropylene batteries suitable for passenger cars, trucks, tractors, heavy vehicles, motor cycles, construction and road-building equipment as well as stationary and industrial application.

EOGM of MCB Bank
shareholders held
LAHORE (PR): An extra ordinary general meeting (EOGM) of shareholders of MCB Bank Limited was held the other day at a local hotel.
At the meeting, the Scheme of Compromises, Arrangements and Reconstruction between MCB Bank Limited and MCB Islamic Bank Limited was discussed and approved unanimously.
Upon coming into the effect of the scheme, 34 branches of what presently constitutes Islamic Banking Group of MCB Bank shall be demerged from MCB Bank Limited and merged into the MCB Islamic Bank Limited.

Titans ‘Brace Yourself’
collection
KARACHI (PR): Held at the Sanat Gallery in August of last year, Titans Autographs & Memorabilia brought to Karachi a whole new way excitement and inspiration through the world of autographs. After the resounding success of this, Titans released their new range of pieces under the ‘Brace Yourself’ collection on Tuesday.
“We saw what people were drawn to in the previous exhibition, and this time round, we have brought that and much more. We are extremely proud of the new collection, and we think that ‘Brace Yourself’ is another step in the right direction to cement the memorabilia culture not only in Karachi, but in all of Pakistan,’ said Yusuf Amanullah, founder of Titans, on their much-awaited Brace Yourself release.
This collection now on sale encompasses some fan favourites, such as a boot signed by Cristiano Ronaldo and a football signed by Lionel Messi. Along with these, Titans has once again brought a local hero to the collection in the form of Zaheer Abbas signed cricket bats. With this new and exciting collection, Titans continues to establish itself in Karachi.

EFU Life and BMA Capital enter into alliance
KARACHI (PR): EFU Life Assurance Ltd and BMA Capital entered into a strategic alliance to promote EFU Life financial planning products to BMA customers. An agreement was signed recently in Karachi between the two organizations.
Speaking on the occasion, Taher G. Sachak, CEO & MD EFU Life, said: “We are delighted to partner with BMA Capital and are pleased to offer our high value financial planning solutions to their customers.
BMA is a trusted name in the investment advisory services industry and we are confident that inclusion of our products in their menu will add significant value to the customers’ overall financial planning universe.”
Nadir Rahman, CEO BMA Capital, echoing Sachak’s sentiments, added: “Financial planning and financial inclusion remain underserved in Pakistan. At BMA, we strive to provide diverse investment options to the customer base at large. We are extremely pleased to work with EFU Life, one of the oldest and most respected names in the life insurance business.”

Food festival in Lanka

KARACHI (PR): TDAP is organizing Pakistani Single Country Exhibition in Sri Lanka at BMICH, Colombo on 15th, 16th and 17th January 2016. A large number of exhibitors will be participating in the exhibition. The Galadari Hotel, located in the heart of Colombo, will be hosting a Pakistani Food Festival on 13th to 17th January 2016, which promises to be a gastronomically thrilling experience highlighting the best of Pakistani cuisine. To further escalate this one-of-a-kind food journey experience, celebrity Chef Mehboob from Pakistan will be in attendance conjuring up his creative dishes. Pakistan’s Chef Mehboob was a judge and a consultant on the first season of MasterChef Pakistan.
He believes that we as people need to eat healthy. For this very reason, he was the first to have a health-oriented cooking show and to have content driven ratings.