Bombardier to Report its Third Quarter 2020 Financial Results on November 5, 2020

MONTRÉAL, Oct. 28, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Bombardier (TSX: BBD.B) will publish its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2020 on November 5, 2020.
On November 5, 2020 at 8:00 a.m., EST, Éric Martel, President and Chief Executive Officer; John Di Bert, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer; and Patrick Ghoche, Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Investor Relations, will hoRead More…

NBG concerned over terror incidents, escalating political frictions

Karachi, October 28, 2020 (PPI-OT):President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum and former provincial minister Mian Zahid Hussain on Wednesday expressed concern over terror incidents and rising political temperature in the country. Political confrontation between government and opposition is not good for the struggling economy, he said.
Mian Zahid Hussain said that Rs200 hike in support price of wheat is a Read More…

PACRA Upgrades Entity Ratings of Mumtaz Feeds and Allied Industries (Private) Limited

Lahore, October 28, 2020 (PPI-OT):The global feed industry is valued at ~ $460bln, with poultry (~$166bln) constituting ~36% of the total industry. Pakistan has a capacity to produce ~8mln MT of feed annually, with ~150 registered feed mills and ~200 unregistered feed mills catering to it. The industry generates an estimated annual turnover of ~ PKR 200bln to PKR 250bln from local sales to poultry farms. Due to CovidRead More…

Lucky Cement posts Rs 5.13 billion earnings

Karachi, October 28, 2020 (PPI-OT):On a consolidated basis, Lucky Cement Limited reported net profit after tax of Rs 5.13 billion of which Rs 0.78 billion is attributable to non-controlling interests for the first quarter ended September 30, 2020. This translates into earnings per share (EPS) of Rs 13.45 per share as compared to Rs 3.93 per share reported during the same period last year.
Further, on a consolidated bRead More…

Webinar by TDAP on “Opportunities for Organic Fruit Production, Export of Organic Fruit to China through Khunjarab Pass and Issues of Exporters”

Karachi, October 28, 2020 (PPI-OT):Trade Development Authority of Pakistan organized a webinar on, “Opportunities for Organic Fruit Production, Export of Organic Fruits to China through Khunjarab Pass and Issues of Exporters”. The webinar was one of the many from a series of webinars organized by TDAP across the country in order to apprise the business community about the trade and export opportunities of organicRead More…

SAFR® from RealNetworks Launches Version 3.0 Featuring Enhanced COVID-19 Response Features and a New High Sensitivity Face Detector

Sets a new standard for face detection when wearing PPE SAFR 3.0 SAFR recognizes a registered face, even when wearing a face mask. SEATTLE, Oct. 28, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SAFR from RealNetworks, Inc. (NASDAQ: RNWK) today announced improved face detection and recognition accuracy for both masked and unmasked faces with the release of SAFR 3.0. Available now, SAFR’s 3.0 release introduces a new defaulRead More…

COVID-19 claims 7 more lives, infects 316 others

Karachi, October 28, 2020 (PPI-OT):Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah said that seven more people of Coronavirus died lifting the death toll to 2611 and 316 new cases emerged when 9150 samples were tested. In a statement issued here from CM House on Wednesday, he said that seven more patients lost their lives while struggling against the virus lifting the death toll to 2611 that constituted 1.8 per cent death rRead More…

Murad Ali Shah inaugurates Kalidas Small Dam

Karachi, October 28, 2020 (PPI-OT):Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that the people of Thar were with Pakistan Peoples Party right from the period of Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto but their votes used to be stolen through engineered election and now the entire Thar has stood up with the PPP by rejecting ‘seasonal politician’. This he said while addressing an inauguration ceremony of Kalidas Small DRead More…

Pakistan Navy conducts successful Live Weapons Firing in North Arabian Sea

Karachi, October 28, 2020 (PPI-OT):In an impressive fire power display, Pakistan Navy Fleet units demonstrated their optimum standard of combat readiness through live weapon firing of anti-ship missiles in North Arabian Sea. Chief of the Naval Staff, Admiral Muhammad Amjad Khan Niazi graced the occasion as Chief Guest and witnessed the event along-with other senior naval officers.
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Chief Minister Punjab chairs meeting to reviews steps for dealing with Smog

Lahore, October 28, 2020 (PPI-OT):Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar chaired a meeting at his office to review steps for dealing with smog and decided in-principle to the proposal of plying electric rickshaws and vehicles in the province along with the installation of biogas plants. A smog-monitoring cell has also been set up in PDMA. Finance Minister Hashim Jawan Bakht, Chief Secretary, SMBR, ACS (LG), secretRead More…