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Vivo’s latest flagship X80 is now available for sale in Pakistan

LAHORE - Vivo, a leader in the global smartphone industry, has recently launched its latest flagship smartphone—the Vivo X80 in Pakistan. The brand announced that X80 will now be available for sale. This latest addition to the X series is built upon the success of its predecessor. This device is result of a collaboration between Vivo and ZEISS that…

Water shortage worsens for provinces

Currently Tarbela is at dead level, meagre storage of 0.168 MAF is available at Mangla while Chashma is likely to touch its dead level in next 24 hours

Gold price surges by Rs1950 per tola

ISLAMABAD   -    The price of 24 karat per tola gold witnessed an increase of Rs.1950 and was sold at Rs.143,600 on Tuesday against its sale at Rs.141,650 in the local market. The price of 10 gram 24 karat gold also increased by Rs.1672 and was sold at Rs.123,114 compared to its sale at Rs. 121,442; whereas that of 22 karat gold also went up to…

Rupee sheds 48 paisas against dollar

ISLAMABAD   -   Exchange rate of Pak rupee weakened by 48 paisas against the US dollar in the interbank trading on Tuesday and closed at Rs 201.41 against the previous day’s closing of Rs 200.93. According to the Forex Association of Pakistan (FAP), the buying and selling rates of dollar in the open market were recorded at Rs 200.00 and Rs 201.5…

Stock market loses another 489 points

ISLAMABAD   -   The KSE 100-index of the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) continued with bearish trend on Tuesday, losing 489.93 points, with a negative change of 1.15 percent, closing at 41,950.32 points against 42,440.25 points on the last working day. A total of 169,707,409 shares were traded during the day compared to the trade of 118,986,341…

SheMeansBusiness supporting women entrepreneurs: Beth Ann Lim

LAHORE   -   The Nation recently conducted the interview of Beth Ann Lim, Director of Policy Programmes and Government Outreach for Asia Pacific, Global Head of SheMeansBusiness Facebook. Beth’s Profile: Beth Ann Lim is the Director of Policy Programs and Government Outreach for Asia Pacific at Facebook and Global Head of SheMeansBusiness. Prior…

Otto Kurzendorfer appointed as GM of Islamabad Serena Hotel

ISLAMABAD   -   Aziz Boolani, Chief Executive Officer Serena Hotels South & Central Asia, has announced the appointment of Otto Kurzendorfer as the General Manager of Islamabad Serena Hotel. Otto Kurzendorfer, a German national, brings over 30 years of international hotel experience to the hotel. Prior to joining Islamabad Serena Hotel,…

Hike in policy rate will hit trade, industry: LCCI

LAHORE   -   Recent hike in policy rate will badly hit the trade and industry. The business community will not be able to get cheap money that will also halt the industrial expansion. In a statement, LCCI President Mian Nauman Kabir, Senior Vice President Mian Rehman Aziz Chan and Vice President Haris Ateeq said that the Lahore Chamber of Commerce…

Hybrids to transform automobile landscape

KARACHI   -   Role of hybrids in transforming the automobile landscape in Pakistan and its impact in development of technology driven engineering base have been highlighted in the Auto Industry Media Workshop ‘22. Organised by Indus Motor Company, the workshop also highlighted localization levels achieved by the local auto industry and impact of…