Janet D’Addario, Co-Founder of D’Addario & Co., and Former President of Providence House, Dies at 72.

Janet D’Addario Photo provided by D’Addario & Company, Inc. FARMINGDALE, N.Y., June 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Janet D’Addario, a prodigious creative and philanthropic force throughout the world, and wife of D’Addario Chairman, Jim D’Addario, died on June 14th in her home, surrounded by her entire family. She was 72. The cause was complications from gall bladder cancer, said her husband, JimRead More…

Infinix HOT 10S with MediaTek Helio G85 will be available offline for Rs 24,999

Lahore, June 17, 2021 (PPI-OT):Infinix, the No. 1 selling smartphone brand of Pakistan has introduced HOT 10S in offline market from 15th June at an exceptional price of Rs 24,999. With MediaTek Helio G85 and 90 Hz refresh rate the smartphone will provide a perfect gaming experience on its massive 6.82” HD+ ultra-smooth display. HOT 10S is also available on Xpark with a free gift of Infinix Bluetooth earbuds.
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ICCI inks MoU with hospital and lab to get discounts for members

Islamabad, June 17, 2021 (PPI-OT):The Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) has inked Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) with Chohan Eye Hospital and Advanced Diagnostic Lab, G-8 Markaz, Islamabad to get discounts for its members, staff and their dependents. Sardar Yasir Ilyas Khan, President ICCI signed the MoU on behalf of Chamber while Dr. Atif Bashir Chohah, CEO, Chohan Eye Hospital and Ali Raza, CEORead More…

PACRA Maintains Entity Ratings of Packages Limited

Lahore, June 17, 2021 (PPI-OT):The ratings reflect Packages Ltd.’s (‘Packages’ or ‘the Company’) holding company character and robust profile built over the years as the flagship Company of Ali Group. The sponsor’s business acumen and strong connections have remained beneficial. Post internal restructuring, the manufacturing business has been transferred to Packages Convertors Ltd., a wholly ownedRead More…

PACRA Assigns Initial Ratings to Flow Petroleum (Private) Limited

Lahore, June 17, 2021 (PPI-OT):The ratings incorporate the steady growth of Flow Petroleum (Pvt.) Ltd in the oil marketing company (OMC) sector. Set up in 2019, it has ~ 18 retail outlets, currently in Punjab. Storage infrastructure, aligned to the current size, has been laid out; the facility is at Faqirabad, Attock (capacity of 1,500 MT) while also utilizing hospitality storages. This will have to be enhanced for gRead More…

Government should reverse decision or provide local gas: Ghiyas Paracha

Rawalpindi, June 17, 2021 (PPI-OT):The All Pakistan CNG Association (APCNGA) on Thursday said the imposition of new and additional taxes of LNG will increase the price of CNG from Rs6 to Rs9. The move will result in the closure of hundreds of CNG stations leaving hundreds of thousands of employees jobless, it said.
Impositions of Gas Development Surcharge (GDS) and increasing other taxes will hurt the gas sector, layRead More…

SECP issues draft regulatory framework for digital-only insurers and Microinsurers

Islamabad, June 17, 2021 (PPI-OT):The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP), as part of its agenda to promote digitalization and encourage innovation in financial services, has introduced draft registration regime for digital-only insurers and dedicated microinsurers, for seeking public comments.
The draft framework, proposed through amendments in Insurance Rules, 2017, sets out the registration requiRead More…

National Assembly Speaker Calls Leader of the Opposition and PPP Chair for maintaining order in the House

Islamabad, June 17, 2021 (PPI-OT):While taking notice of gross disorderly behaviour of seven Members of National Assembly during the Speech of the Leader of the Opposition on Budget 2021-2022 and interrupting the proceeding of the House, Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser has ordered immediate withdrawal and banning entry of Seven MNAs belonging to both Treasury and Opposition benches from the precincts of the ParRead More…

Inspector General of Police Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Moazzam Jah Ansari presides over meeting with delegation of UNDP

Peshawar, June 17, 2021 (PPI-OT):A five-member delegation of United Nation Development Programme (UNDP) called on the Inspector General of Police Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Moazzam Jah Ansari, PSP at CPO Peshawar today. The delegation was led by Resident Representative Mr. Knut Ostby while the other members included Programme Manager Ms. Tanya Rzehak, Programme Specialist Mr. Arshad Jan, Senior Law Enforcement Advisor Mr. TaRead More…

Inspector General of Police Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Moazzam Jah Ansari personally inspected the duties of traffic police personnel

Peshawar, June 17, 2021 (PPI-OT):The Inspector General of Police Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Moazzam Jah Ansari today on different points personally reviewed the traffic police duty and briefed himself about their confronting problems and difficulties in line of duty. The IGP on different points come down from his vehicle and met with the traffic officials and informed himself from them about duty hours, available facilities Read More…