Coca-Cola Icecek Pakistan signs MoU agreement with PHA to provide treated waste water for horticulture watering

Lahore, September 03, 2020 (PPI-OT): Coca-Cola Beverages Pakistan Ltd. (CCI Pakistan), which is part of CCI – a leading bottler within the Coca-Cola System, signed an agreement with Parks and Horticulture Authority (PHA) Lahore to provide treated waste water. CCI Pakistan being a responsible corporate citizen will provide treated waste water to PHA for a period of five years for carrying out routine watering ofRead More…

JS Bank’s Half Yearly Profits Skyrocket

Karachi, September 03, 2020 (PPI-OT): JS Bank has reported an incredible turnaround in its profitability by posting profit before tax of PKR 1,472 million for the half year ended June 30, 2020 as compared to a loss before tax of PKR 597 million over the corresponding period last year.
The increase in profit is mainly due to a remarkable growth in the Bank’s deposits which crossed PKR 400 billion resulting in improvRead More…

Dawlance achieves ‘Trusted Work-Place’ Certificate for its COVID-safe work-environment

Karachi, September 03, 2020 (PPI-OT): All three manufacturing facilities of Dawlance have been awarded the ‘Trusted Workplace’ certificate for its COVID safe work environment, after an audit that was voluntarily conducted through DQS – the globally trusted assessment partner for quality-focused companies in every industrial sector. As an independent third-party, DQS has endorsed that the work-environment, pRead More…

Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry rejects power tariff hike

Karachi, September 03, 2020 (PPI-OT): President Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) Agha Shahab Ahmed Khan has said that the announcement of increase in rates of electricity ranging from Rs.1.09 to Rs.2.80 has come as a shock to the industries based in Karachi. This is yet another blow to the trade and industry which is already suffering from losses as a result of lockdowns during Covid-19 pandemic and agRead More…

Realme 6 with 90Hz display and Helio G90T processor is now offered at Rs. 41,999 only for 8GB+128GB variant

Lahore, September 03, 2020 (PPI-OT): Want an affordable smartphone with a fast refresh rate display? Realme Pakistan is offering the Realme 6 for only Rs. 41,999. With this price Realme 6 is the most affordable 90Hz display smartphone in Pakistan. This price offers is for the model that comes with 8GB RAM and 128GB of storage.
The Realme 6 has pretty high end features for the price the company is asking for. Its stanRead More…

HysabKytab unveils software export strategy with two key partnerships

Islamabad, September 03, 2020 (PPI-OT): A technology company providing digital solutions globally, HysabKytab is proud to announce the signing of two international partnerships. The company has signed agreements with Zambia based Open Canvas Consulting and Abler Consulting in Mauritius to accelerate their growth in new markets in the Middle East and Africa region.
HysabKytab is not only committed towards helping indiRead More…

Pakistan’s GrocerApp secures $1mn seed funding from Jabbar Internet Group, former Amazon executive joins board

Lahore, September 03, 2020 (PPI-OT): Popular online grocery delivery startup GrocerApp has raised $1 million in seed funding from investors that include former Amazon executives and entrepreneurs with a history of high-profile exits in the Middle East, the company has announced in a statement on Saturday.
The round was led by Dubai-based Jabbar Internet Group (www.jabbar.com), the venture capital firm led by foundersRead More…

Zong 4G Extends Support to Bint-e-Fatima Old Home Karachi amid Urban Flood Crisis

Islamabad, September 03, 2020 (PPI-OT): As part of its CSR efforts to support the marginalized strata of society in the rain- and flood-hit Karachi, the country’s leading cellular and digital services provider, Zong 4G, has extended support to the Bint-e-Fatima Foundation (BFF) old home. Being the sole source of sustenance for the elderly, Bint-e-Fatima old home is always in need of support and during these unpreceRead More…

PTCL concludes its Flagship Internship Program ‘Experia 2020’

Islamabad, September 03, 2020 (PPI-OT): Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) successfully concluded its flagship internship program Experia 2020 with a closing ceremony held at the PTCL HQ, Islamabad. Despite the ongoing pandemic, the company engaged with the students virtually and provided them with ample learning opportunities and mentorship.
For this flagship program, 25 students from well-renowned unRead More…

Sindh urges Centre to provide Rs802 billion matching fund for Karachi

Karachi, September 03, 2020 (PPI-OT): Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah said Thursday that the provincial government has launched 24 projects worth Rs802.39 billion in the city and he wants the federal government to match the amount so that Karachi could be transformed in true letter and spirit. This he said while addressing a press conference here on Thursday at CM House.
He was flanked by provincial ministerRead More…