QisstPay raises $15M, cementing itself as the fastest growing emerging markets BNPL player from Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, Sept. 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — QisstPay, Pakistan’s first and fastest growing buy now pay later platform (BNPL), today announced that they have raised $15M across its seed & pre-seed rounds with a mix of equity and debt. MSA Capital led the round, with institutional investment participation from Global Founders Capital; Fox Ventures, First Check Ventures; and a series of strategic angel Read More…

As per directions of Inspector General of Police Punjab, crackdown against criminals continues across the province 

Lahore, September 29, 2021 (PPI-OT):On the direction of Inspector General of Police Punjab Rao Sardar Ali Khan, crackdown against criminals is underway in all districts of the province. Actions against notorious criminals, illegal weapons and drugs has been intensified. In this regard, Dera Ghazi Khan Police under the leadership of District Police Officer Omar Saeed Malik, in the last 30 days, took emergency measuresRead More…

E-pay system for payment of traffic challan launched in all over the Punjab 

Lahore, September 29, 2021 (PPI-OT):On the direction of Inspector General of Police Punjab Rao Sardar Ali Khan, steps are underway to improve traffic management issues. The scope of the E-Pay system has been extended to smaller districts of Punjab. In this regard, DIG Traffic Sohail Akhtar Sukhera said that the E-Pay system pilot project is successfully underway in major cities of Punjab and this system is also beingRead More…

HEC, LUMS hold consultation on national twinning of universities

Islamabad, September 29, 2021 (PPI-OT):The National Academy of Higher Education (NAHE), HEC in collaboration with the Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) organised a two-day consultative workshop on ‘National Twinning of Higher Education Institutions (HEIs)’ at LUMS.
A large number of Vice Chancellors from across Pakistan attended the event and expressed their views on an innovative concept ofRead More…

Collection of Government receipts / duties/ taxes on 29th and 30th September, 2021

Karachi, September 29, 2021 (PPI-OT):In order to facilitate the collection of Government receipts / duties / taxes, it has been decided that the field offices of SBP Banking Services Corporation (SBP-BSC) and authorized branches of National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) will observe extended banking hours till 8:00 P.M. and 9:00 P.M. on 29th and 30th September, 2021 respectively.
Accordingly, NIFT has been advised to arrangRead More…

CM holds meeting to review jail reforms 

Lahore, September 29, 2021 (PPI-OT):Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar chaired a meeting at his office to review progress on jail reforms. He approved to celebrate Rahmatul-lil-Alameen Week in jails. The CM will announce a prison package for jail officials and prisoners on the occasion of Rahmatul-lil-Alameen Week.
The meeting decided in principle to approve the phase-wise filling of vacant posts in jails and Read More…

CM condoles death of the mother of senior PRO Muhammad Rafi Ullah 

Lahore, September 29, 2021 (PPI-OT):Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar has expressed a deep sense of sorrow over the death of the mother of Senior PRO in Chief Minister’s Office Muhammad Rafi Ullah, DG Performance Audit Dr Samiullah Tippu and Muhammad Ali Khalil and extended sympathies to the bereaved family. He prayed to Allah Almighty to rest the departed soul in eternal peace and grant courage to the Read More…

CM seeks report from RPO Sahiwal 

Lahore, September 29, 2021 (PPI-OT):Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar has sought a report from RPO Sahiwal about the murder of two sisters in an adjoining village of Chichawatni and directed that provision of justice to heirs be ensured and criminals be brought to justice.
For more information, contact:
Office of the Chief Minister of Punjab
Government of the Punjab
8-Club Road, GOR-I, Lahore, Pakistan
Tel: +Read More…

CM Punjab’s message on World Heart Day

Lahore, September 29, 2021 (PPI-OT):Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar has said a simple way of life, pure food and observance of principles of Sunnah (PBUH) help in safety from cardiac diseases. In his message, the CM said a healthy way of life is the best solution to avoid cardiac diseases and it is also important to avoid smoking. He appealed to the citizens to take care of their health and added that peoplRead More…

President DG Khan CCI Jalal-Ud-Din Roomi calls on CM Punjab

Lahore, September 29, 2021 (PPI-OT):President DG Khan Chamber of Commerce and Industry and a famous industrialist Kh. Jalal-ud-Din Roomi called on Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar to discuss humanitarian activities. It was agreed to start a soft loan scheme for youth in Multan.
Jalal-ud-Roomi Foundation will provide loans to the needy youth while more almonries will also be established at public places in MuRead More…