PTCL and CISCO sign service provider partnership agreement

Islamabad, July 05, 2021 (PPI-OT):Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) and CISCO have announced a strategic partnership to deliver services to businesses in Pakistan through signing a Service Provider Partnership agreement. The signing ceremony was held at PTCL HQ, Islamabad. Zarrar Hasham Khan, Chief Business Services Officer, PTCL and Kashif Ul Haque, Country General Manager, Cisco, signed the agreemenRead More…

CarFirst launches Home Inspections in Karachi

Karachi, July 05, 2021 (PPI-OT):CarFirst, Pakistan’s most trusted used car trading platform, recently announced the launch of their much awaited Home Inspection service. The initiative is aimed to bring a new level of innovation and convenience to used car trading in Pakistan, with people now able to book their inspections from the comfort of their homes and receive an offer to sell their car in under 45 minuteRead More…

Joint Meeting of all Trade Bodies of Sialkot held in Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Sialkot, July 05, 2021 (PPI-OT):A Joint Meeting of all Trade Bodies of Sialkot was held in Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and Industry today to discuss the issue of levy of 5% Withholding Sales Tax on Export Companies against purchases from unregistered persons. The meeting was chaired by Mr. Qaisar Iqbal Baryar, President, Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and Industry, and attended by Ch. Ahmed Zulfiqar Hayat, Pakistan LeatRead More…

President PCJCCI endorsed the statement of Imran Khan for standing by China through all thick and thin in the changing world economic order

Lahore, July 05, 2021 (PPI-OT):Mr. S.M. Naveed, President Pak-China Joint Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCJCCI) has endorsed the statement of Pakistan’s Premier Imran Khan for standing by China through all thick and thin in the changing world economic order. While addressing a meeting of the Executive Committee of his chamber today, he said that China had proved to be the sincerest friend of Pakistan both politRead More…

ICCI calls for withdrawal of new tax on voice calls as it would hamper the growth of digital economy

Islamabad, July 05, 2021 (PPI-OT):A delegation of the representatives of cellular service providers visited Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry and during a meeting with Sardar Yasir Ilyas Khan, President ICCI expressed grave concerns over the levy of 75 paisa tax on voice calls above 5 minutes duration in Budget 2021-22 as it was an anti-poor tax and would increase the cost of 5 minutes call from current Rs.1Read More…

Rich tributes paid to martyred youth in IIOJK

Srinagar, July 03, 2021 (PPI-OT):In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders and organizations have paid rich tributes to five Kashmiri youth martyred by Indian troops in Rajpora area of Pulwama district, yesterday. The Jammu and Kashmir Muslim Conference Chairman, Shabbir Ahmed Dar, in a statement issued in Srinagar said, the steadfastness of the youth has added one more golden chapter in the reRead More…

COVID-19 claims eight more patients, infects 373 others

Karachi, July 05, 2021 (PPI-OT):As many as eight more patients of Coronavirus died overnight lifting the death toll to 5,528 and 373 new cases emerged when 9,743 tests were conducted. This was stated by Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah in a statement issued here on Monday. He added that 15 more patients of COVID-19 lost their lives lifting the death toll to 5,528 that constituted 1.6 percent death rate. Mr. SRead More…

Pakistan Navy Ship ZULFIQUAR visits Tunis (Tunisia)

Islamabad, July 05, 2021 (PPI-OT):Pakistan Navy Ship ZULFIQUAR (with embarked helicopter) visited Tunis (Tunisia), as part of Pakistan Navy overseas deployment. Upon arrival, ship was received by Tunisian Navy Ship and Patrol boats of Tunisian Coast Guard, Defence Attaché of Pakistan and Officials of Tunisian Navy.
During stay at port, Mission Commander Commodore Syed Rizwan Khalid along with Commanding Officer PNS Read More…

WAPDA generated 37 billion units hydel electricity in FY 2020-21

Lahore, July 05, 2021 (PPI-OT):The hydel power stations of Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) cumulatively generated 37.147 billion units of low-cost and environment-friendly electricity during fiscal year 2020-21, that ended on June 30. The hydel generation by WAPDA is almost equal to that of fiscal year 2019-20 and 3.08 billion units more if compared with the average annual hydel generation duriRead More…

Chairman NAB appreciates the excellent performance of NAB Rawalpindi

Islamabad, July 05, 2021 (PPI-OT):Honourable Mr. Justice Javed Iqbal, Chairman NAB chaired a high level meeting. The meeting reviewed the performance of NAB-Rawalpindi regional Bureau especially regarding the recoveries made by NAB Rawalpindi in Fake Bank Accounts Scam Cases at NAB Headquarter. During the meeting Irfan Naeem Mangi, DG NAB Rawalpindi informed that NAB Rawalpindi under the dynamic leadership of HonouraRead More…