Mega Centres timings cut to 12 hrs due to COVID; due date for bills extended

Karachi, May 20, 2021 (PPI-OT): Owing to the upsurge of COVID-19 cases in Sindhi, 24/7 SSGC Mega Service Centres in Korangi and North Nazimabad will be open for 12 hours for the customers seeking redressal of their complaints and other queries, in accordance with the recent directives of NCOC.
However, once the COVID-19 situation improves in the city, the two service centres will revert to their around the clock (24 Read More…

Systems Limited Announces New CSR Initiative with The Citizens Foundation to Bring Education to Underprivileged Students

Karachi, May 20, 2021 (PPI-OT):Pulling the veil off another remarkable CSR initiative, CEO and Managing Director Systems Limited Mr. Asif Peer announced a new partnership with non-profit organization The Citizens Foundation (TCF) to provide formal education opportunities to students in underprivileged areas. The extraordinary initiative will see Pakistan’s biggest technology organization join hands with one of the Read More…

OICCI organizes virtual session on ‘COVID-19 Experience, Vaccination and Way Forward for helping Society’

Karachi, May 20, 2021 (PPI-OT): The Overseas Investors Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OICCI) organized an online session titled ‘COVID-19 Experience, Vaccination and Way Forward for helping Society’ on May 19, 2021. There were two keynote speakers to the session who are well-known for their efforts against the pandemic: Dr. Abdul Bari Khan, CEO The Indus Hospital, and Dr. Asim Belgaumi, Chief Medical Officer aRead More…

Ufone makes online streaming easier than ever before

Islamabad, May 20, 2021 (PPI-OT): Keeping in mind the need for connectivity and information during the COVID pandemic, Pakistani telecom operator, Ufone, has now introduced a mobile data bundle for as low as Rs100 recharge. The package has been launched for the sole purpose of making online streaming easier for all Ufone subscribers across Pakistan.
Customers now do not need to worry about their heavy data needs. No Read More…

Amazon Business Centre Declared Software Technology Park by Ministry of IT and PSEB

Islamabad, May 20, 2021 (PPI-OT): The management at the Amazon Outlet Mall signed an MOU with the Pakistan Software Export Board (PSEB) on Wednesday, May 20 2021 to launch a ‘Software Technology Park’ inside the premises of the Amazon Outlet Mall, located on Grand Trunk Road, near DHA II. The Amazon Business Centre is now termed as the Software Technology Park by the PSEB under the Ministry of Information TechnolRead More…

Engr. Muhammad Ayub Takes Over the Charge of MD NTDC

Lahore, May 20, 2021 (PPI-OT): Ministry of Energy (Power Division) has appointed Engr. Muhammad Ayub as Managing Director National Transmission and Despatch Company (NTDC) as stopgap arrangement. The Board of Director NTDC has recently promoted him as Deputy Managing Director Planning and Engineering (P and E). The spokesman of NTDC has said that Engr. Muhammad Ayub did his Master of Engineering (Power System) from URead More…

Senior Vice President of Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and Industry strongly condemns violent attacks by Israeli forces against innocent Muslims of Palestine

Sialkot, May 20, 2021 (PPI-OT): Senior Vice President of Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Khurram Aslam in a statement to the press strongly condemned violent attacks by Israeli forces against the innocent Muslims of Palestine. He said that the ferocious attacks perpetrated by Israeli Forces against innocent worshipers in the Al-Aqsa Mosque and unarmed civilians and children in occupied territories are againRead More…

IFC Supports Khyber Pakhtunkhwa with Strategy to Boost Investments in the Province

Peshawar, May 20, 2021 (PPI-OT): A quick response COVID-19 task force to help save as many existing foreign direct investment projects as possible in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) province is one of the key elements of a new investment promotion strategy, launched by the KP Board of Investment and Trade (KP-BOIT) in partnership with IFC, a member of the World Bank Group.
KP-BOIT’s new five-year strategy is centered on prRead More…

Islamabad and Chakwal Chambers of Commerce demand relief measures for business community in upcoming budget

Islamabad, May 20, 2021 (PPI-OT): The Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) and the Chakwal Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCCI) said that the businesses have suffered huge losses due to the lockdown and restrictions imposed by the government to curb the spread of third wave of Covid-19 pandemic, therefore, the government should announce some relief measures for the business community in the upcoming bRead More…

PACRA Assigns Initial Stability Rating to Alfalah Islamic Rozana Amdani Fund

Lahore, May 20, 2021 (PPI-OT): Alfalah Islamic Rozana Amdani Fund (or the “fund”) is an open ended shariah compliant market fund, managed by Alfalah GHP Investment Management Limited. In order to strengthen its relative position in Islamic money market category, Alfalah GHP Investment Management Limited has launched the Fund in Sep’20. The rating reflects the Fund’s low credit risk profile emaRead More…