iGrafx Announces Appointment of Andrew McFarland to Chief Executive Officer

PORTLAND, Ore., May 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — iGrafx, a world leader in digital business transformation, announced the appointment of Andrew McFarland to Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately.
Andrew joined iGrafx in October 2020 as Chief Customer Officer, bringing more than 25 years’ experience in executive leadership. “Andy is a proven leader who develops employees, drives vision, consistentlyRead More…

BANDroyalty.com Set to Revolutionize Music Worldwide May 5 with Release of BAND NFTs on OpenSea.io

New BAND NFTs certify unique digital ownership in this limited release NFT series and provide opportunities for future earnings through staking options made possible by BAND smart contracts coming in July.
SINGAPORE, May 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via InvestorWire – BAND Royalty (“BAND” or the “Company”), operated by Singapore-based LIBERTY IS PTE LTD, launches its first music/art collectibles, theRead More…

Hollywood writer to lead screenwriting workshops for Pakistanis

KARACHI: US Consulate Karachi invited renowned Hollywood writer Janet Batchler (writer for Batman Forever and Pompei) to lead screenwriting workshops for Pakistani students alongside local filmmaker Anam Abbas. The collaboration was part of the American Film Showcase (AFS), the premier American film diplomacy program connecting American filmmakers with their counterparts in more than 40 countries. The five-day oRead More…

VIS Assigns Initial Entity and Sukuk Ratings to OBS AGP (Private) Limited

Karachi, May 03, 2021 (PPI-OT): VIS Credit Rating Company Ltd. (VIS) has assigned initial entity ratings of ‘A/A-1’ (Single A/A-One) to OBS AGP (Private) Limited and preliminary rating of A+ (Single A plus) to the proposed Sukuk issue of Rs. 2,600m. Outlook on the assigned ratings is ‘Stable’. Long term rating of ‘A’ signifies good credit quality with adequate protection factors. Risk may vary slightly frRead More…

The Powerful Gaming phone, Realme 8 is here with MediaTek Helio G95 Chipset and the First-ever Gaming Pro Kit

Islamabad, May 03, 2021 (PPI-OT): With multiple smartphones landing in the market, Realme has surely taken a lead with the launch of the Realme 8 Series. The brand launched the series with a grand online launch event, celebrities and influencers joining to celebrate, and millions of viewers engaged online. It was undoubtedly the biggest online launch event of any smartphone brand in 2021. Realme launched two chic phoRead More…

JazzCash Launches All-New Business App for Business Owners

Islamabad, May 03, 2021 (PPI-OT): Aimed at further developing the digital payments ecosystem, Pakistan’s leading fintech, JazzCash, has launched a Business App for its rapidly growing merchant base. Featuring state-of-the-art tools for efficient financial and business management, this app adds to the ease of doing business as small and medium business owners can kick start digital payment acceptance, without the cuRead More…

VIS Reaffirms Entity Ratings of Lucky Cement Limited

Karachi, May 03, 2021 (PPI-OT): VIS Credit Rating Company Limited has reaffirmed the entity ratings of ‘AA+/A-1+’ (Double A Plus/A-One Plus) to Lucky Cement Limited (LCL). The medium to long-term rating of ‘AA+’ signifies high credit quality; Protection factors are strong. The short-term rating of ‘A-1+’ signifies high certainty of timely payments; short-term liquidity including internal operating factorsRead More…

PSO Enters into Strategic Partnership with PARCO and PAPCO

Karachi, May 03, 2021 (PPI-OT): Pakistan State Oil (PSO) has signed multiple infrastructural memorandums of understanding (MoUs) of strategic importance with Pak Arab Refinery Limited (PARCO) and Pak Arab Pipeline Company (PAPCO).
These MoUs are intended to safeguard Pakistan’s petroleum product supply chain and enable the economical and environment-friendly transportation of fuels. The entities will jointly develoRead More…

Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Petroleum and Power, Mr. Tabish Gauhar visited PSO

Karachi, May 03, 2021 (PPI-OT): Special Assistant to the Prime Minister (SAPM) on Petroleum and Power, Mr. Tabish Gauhar visited PSO’s head office in Karachi. Mr. Zafar I. Usmani – Chairman, Board of Management (BoM) PSO and Syed Taha – Managing Director and CEO, PSO welcomed the honourable guest along with the company’s senior management.
Mr. Gauhar chaired a meeting wherein Chairman BoM and Read More…

Promotion of Local Industry, NTDC asks all Stakeholders to Submit Suggestions

Lahore, May 03, 2021 (PPI-OT): In line with the vision of Govt of Pakistan for ease of doing business, the National Transmission and Despatch Company (NTDC) has taken initiative to promote and encourage local industry, manufacturers and contractors pertaining to power sector. In this regard, virtual meeting of all stakeholders was conducted under the supervision of Chairman Board of Directors NTDC Mr. Naveed Ismail, Read More…