World’s youngest Microsoft associate

LAHORE (PR): Muhammad Rayyan Asif, a student of ‘The Educators’, City Campus, Mohni Road, Lahore, has become the youngest Microsoft Technology Associate in the world. The young boy broke all previous records when he passed the Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) exams at the age of 6.

‘The Educators’ arranged a special ceremony to honour Muhammad Rayyan Asif, who was awarded a tablet and an acknowledgement certificate by Ali Raza, Project Director of ‘The Educators’.

Cinepax launches cinema in Gujranwala

LAHORE (PR): Pakistan’s biggest movie entertainment provider Cinepax Cinema has launched its 7th project, a 3-screen Multiplex and this time the state-of-the-art cinema has been constructed in the heart of Gujranwala. This Mega project is located at King’s Mall, opposite Wapda Town.

CEO, Cinepax Cinema, Hashim Raza expressed his excitement in these words, “Cinepax cinemas are the pioneers of Platinum Multiplexes. Our aim is to revolutionise and modernise the art of entertainment provision to our mass viewers.”

He further added that, “Cinemas provide expression to the ever changing means of entertainment and we want to bring our Cinemas to the most advanced level.”


ISLAMABAD (PR): Mobilink has announced key structural changes in its Technology Division where Khalid Shahzad will replace Mobilink’s current CTO Gabriele Sgarglia.

Commenting on new appointment Jeffrey Hedberg, President and CEO Mobilink, said: “I am very pleased to welcome Khalid to the Mobilink family. I feel confident that his vast knowledge and experience within telecom would drive innovation and quality and strengthen Mobilink Pakistan’s capabilities in delivering best services to its customers,” – he further added, “I would also like to thank Gabriele for his contributions to the company and I wish him the very best of luck and have no doubt that wherever Gabriele takes his career, he will continue to prove himself.”

SPI Insurance announces profit

LAHORE (PR): SPI Insurance paid up capital has reached to Rs 325 million while company earned Rs 40.03 million annual profit for the year 2014 and did Rs 509.7 million business.

According to a statement issued here on Monday stated that tenth annual meeting of the SPI Insurance Company was held here at its central office to approve the financial results.

The Chairman of the company Azizullah Memon chaired the meeting while CEO M A Shahid, CFO Naeem Tariq, auditors and other officials attended the meeting.

The board reviews the performance of the company and approved the financial results for the year 2014.

Warid launches LTE services

LAHORE (PR): Warid Telecom, Pakistan’s largest and fastest growing LTE network, today announced the launch of its LTE services in Murree. Having covered eight major cities, the company is aggressively working to expand its LTE footprint in Pakistan.

With the initiation of Warid LTE services in Murree, Warid Telecom is also bringing forth a free of charge SIM replacement offer for Warid consumers with LTE handsets. Moreover, all the new and existing customers will be entitled to 500 free MB for 7 days as a trial.

All Warid subscribers residing in Murree will be able to gain access to a fast mobile internet without any interruptions: they will be able to stream videos, play online games and download data on the go with Warid LTE, irrespective of when and where they are.

JS Bank sponsors “ICAP CFO moot

LAHORE (PR): JS Bank Limited recently sponsored the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) CFO conference 2015.  The theme of the august gather was ‘Sustaining Excellence – Shifting Gears’ and was held in Karachi and Islamabad on 17th March and 19th March, 2015. The ICAP CFO conference was a resourceful platform which enabled a learning platform for evolving strategies and dynamics of business, finance and accountancy.

The event also focused on recognising and celebrating the outstanding contributions of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan members for corporate sector through professional excellence awards.

Sony unveils camcorders

LAHORE (PR): Sony Professional unveiled a range of affordable compact camcorders in the Pakistan market to help broaden the scope for broadcast and professional applications within the market.

Speaking during the seminar held at the Royal Palm Country Club Lahore Talha Aslam Marketing Manager, Sony Professional Solutions MEA, said that the launch of these new camcorders in the Pakistan market reaffirms Sony’s commitment to consistently deliver superior and innovative products and technologies to its customers.

“These camcorders can be used in a wide range of applications from news gathering and live event coverage to documentaries and much more. They provide the customer ‘creative freedom’. This market is very active in its live event and location shoots. The handy camcorders are lightweight, easy to use and require limited onsite crew,” added Tanaka.

Balloting for Bahria Golf City Karachi

LAHORE (Staff Reporter): The Behria Town conducted balloting for members of Bahria Golf City Karachi and Bahria Golf City Oversees to disburse 10 Mercedes Benz among them. On this occasion, Bahria Town chief executive Riaz Malik was also present. The blatting was made transparent and computerized. The members of 1000 and 2000 square yard residential and luxury villas were included in the balloting.

It was also announced that members of 500 square yards residential plots will also get Toyota Corolla cars through balloting very soon.