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  • Lahore-Since the launch of the Daraz Humqadam program in May, which invited SMEs to set up their shops on the leading ecommerce platform to sell online in Pakistan, Daraz has provided business and financial support to 45,000 businesses across the country and enabled 5,514 SMEs to transition towards ...

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  • Gujranwala - In line with Government of Pakistan’s e-governances policy an agreement has been signed between 1link and the cantonment boards of Pakistan that will now enable cantonment residents to pay their taxes and fees online. Cantonment residents can avail this facility by entering ...

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  • LAHORE-Malson Group has introduced Meritech in Pakistan which is the world’s first and only fully automated hand washing system which is clinically approved by more than 50 studies along with FDA and ASF International, exceeding the hygiene standards defined by CDC. The new CLEANTECH by ...

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  • LAHORE-Almost 5 million households or around 15 per cent of the total in Pakistan have a family member working abroad. These families would be seriously negatively impacted by a fall in remittances to Pakistan as would both the unemployment and poverty levels in the country.This was stated by Dr ...

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  • LAHORE-Though the covid-19 pandemic struck a devastating blow to a low economic base country like Pakistan, certain sectors here survived while giving hopes of recovery to the national economy.According to the Pakistan Economic Survey 2019-20, there was no significant impact of Covid-19 on the ...

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  • KARACHI-K-Electric has moved the Sindh High Court to expedite proceedings in a Constitutional Petition filed in October last year, in which K-Electric had initiated legal proceedings against the unauthorized use of electricity infrastructure by cable TV and Internet providers. The petition was ...

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  • Lahore-Groundbreaking start-up CIRCLE will be collaborating with Microsoft for Startups to empower the women and youth in Pakistan. Microsoft for Startups Global Social Entrepreneurship Programme is designed to empower social entrepreneurs to leverage technology to change the world, make the world ...

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  • ISLAMABAD -Fauji Fertilizer Company, in line with its commitment to nation building and welfare of vulnerable communities, has announced extension of food supply and 5000 safety masks to 4400 families of Rahim Yar Khan through a distribution activity on 30th June 2020. Under the relief programme, ...

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  • LAHORE-In an effort to promote digital payments in Pakistan, Allied Bank has become the first bank to go live with NIFT ePay. National Institutional Facilitation Technologies (NIFT), an existing Payment System Operator/Provider (PSO/PSP) offering nation-wide cheque clearing services, has launched ...

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  • KARACHI -The Board of Directors of Soneri Bank Limited, in their 176th meeting held in Lahore on 23rd April 2020, approved the Bank’s condensed interim financial statements for the quarter ended 31 March 2020. The Bank posted profit before tax (PBT) of Rs. 684 million and profit after tax ...

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  • KARACHI -Silkbank has announced September 30, 2019, December 31, 2019 and March 31, 2020 financial results. The Bank has cleaned up its balance sheet by prudently identifying weak accounts and providing for them and has shown significant improvement in its performance in the March 2020 Quarter. The ...

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  • LAHORE - An online general body meeting of Professional Association of Insurance Surveyors of Pakistan (PAISP) was held last day. Insurance surveyors from all over Pakistan participated in the meeting and discussed their grievances. Suggestions were given and it was concluded to write a letter to ...

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  • Karachi - Alloy- a venture under Student Taskforce against COVID-19 announced immediate availability of their e-marketplace, rapid and cost-effective access to medical equipment for healthcare facilities. “Pareshaani ke waqt dost, Corona ke waqt Alloy,” said Faiza Urooj Alloy- a venture ...

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  • KARACHI -Unilever Pakistan has announced the next step in the evolution of its skin care portfolio, with the rebranding of its flagship brand Fair & Lovely. Taking forward the brand’s journey towards a more inclusive vision of beauty, the company will stop using the word ...

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  • LAHORE -Hyundai Motor Company is to donate medical equipment and personal protection items worth over USD $2.4 million to countries across the Middle East and Africa in an effort to help tackle the COVID-19 pandemic.Pakistan is one of the 37 countries that will benefit with Hyundai contributing ...

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  • KARACHI -BankIslami has announced the opening of its new branch in Sanjavi, Balochistan. To commemorate the new location, higher officials from Balochistan and Burhan Hafeez, General Manager – South, BankIslami joined, at the grand opening celebration and ribbon-cutting ceremony to officially ...

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  • SARGODHA -Achieving another milestone, the University of Sargodha has been ranked at 401+ in the World Young University Rankings 2020, released by the Times Higher Education.Only 8 universities from Pakistan could make it to this ranking, with GCU Lahore scoring the same points while COMSAT ...

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  • KARACHI-Signify (Euronext: LIGHT), the world leader in lighting, is increasing its UV-C lighting production capacity and expanding its UV-C product portfolio. The company is leveraging more than 35 years of expertise in UV-C lighting to address the growing global need for the disinfection of air, ...

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  • DUBAI -Panasonic has announced the launch of a new Digital Single Lens Mirrorless camera, the LUMIX G100, designed and developed for creating versatile video content represented by Vlog (Video+Blog). Although these types of video content are open to everyone, video quality is required to acquire ...

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  • LAHORE -TPL Insurance Ltd, the insurance arm of TPL Corp and Pakistan’s first direct insurance company, has signed a Letter of Interest (LOI) with DEG, Deutsche Investitions- und EntwicklungsgesellschaftmbH (“DEG”), a wholly owned subsidiary of KfW Group based in Cologne, Germany. ...

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  • LAHORE -Continuing its efforts to support the most affected communities across Pakistan, Bank Alfalah has joined hands with the Government of Pakistan’s Poverty Alleviation and Social Safety (PASS) Division to become a donor with the Ehsaas Ration Portal.Under the initiative, Bank Alfalah ...

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  • LAHORE -ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) organised a mega Virtual Careers Fair for the business & finance students and professionals in Pakistan. Featuring country’s over 60 top employers, the online fair offered an opportunity to over 3,500 attendees to connect ...

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  • KARACHI -There are rumours circulating on various media platforms about an alleged cyber security threat at UBL. The Bank would like to assure its customers and all stakeholders that these rumours are fake and unfounded. UBL has always invested in robust systems and state of the art security ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-PepsiCo’s Millions of Meals programme has joined hands with the PM’s Ehsaas Ration Program to deliver millions of meals to those affected by the COVID-19 outbreak across Pakistan. The MoU was signed at the BISP headquarters. On the occasion, PepsiCo and The PepsiCo Foundation, ...

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  • LAHORE-Indus Motor Company (IMC), manufacturers of Toyota vehicles in Pakistan, has made Rs20 million contribution to “The Prime Minister’s COVID-19 Pandemic Relief Fund 2020”. Ali Asghar Jamali, CEO Indus Motor handed over the cheque to the Prime Minister during his recent ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has issued instructions to all the LTUs/CRTOs/RTOs to remain open and observe extended working hours till 09:00 pm on 29th June (Monday) and till 11:00 pm on 30th June, 2020 (Tuesday) to facilitate the taxpayers’ in payment of duties and taxes. FBR ...

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  • KARACHI-On April 10, 2020 State Bank of Pakistan, under the leadership of Governor State Bank, Reza Baqir, introduced a scheme to protect workers and employees during the COVID-19 pandemic. The scheme was dubbed Rozgar Refinance Scheme. The refinance scheme aimed to provide concessional credit at ...

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  • LAHORE - A housing project has been inaugurated in Multan under the auspices of Citi Housing and those who book first plots will be given a discount of 50% in development charges.The project has recently been inaugurated by the CEO of Citi Housing, Jareer Malik. On first come first served ...

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  • LAHORE -The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants’ (ACCA) latest report Insights into Integrated Reporting 4.0, covers 48 companies – each are members of the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) Business Network.As economies and companies around the world prepare ...

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  • LAHORE-Daraz, the leading e-commerce platform in the country, has ventured into Pakistan’s growing gaming industry with the launch of Daraz First Games – an innovative and immersive new gaming platform that will serve as a unique avenue for entertainment while enabling millions across ...

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