Sri Lankan Trade Minister to bring delegation to Pakistan on January 23rd: CG

Karachi, January 06, 2022 (PPI-OT):Consul General of Sri Lanka Jagath Abeywarna has said that Sri Lankan Trade Minister will be bringing a delegation comprising representatives of around 40 to 50 companies to Karachi and Islamabad on January 23, 2022 to explore more avenues of cooperation and collaboration with the business community of Pakistan. “The Sri Lankan delegation will explore possibility of enhancing tradRead More…

Third Consecutive Victory: BMG, KCCI congratulate BMP Candidates on winning FPCCI’s elections

Karachi, January 06, 2022 (PPI-OT):The leadership of Businessmen Group (BMG) and Office Bearers of Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) have congratulated the leadership of Businessmen Panel (BMP), the newly elected President FPCCI Irfan Iqbal Sheikh, Senior Vice President M. Suleman Chawla, Vice President FPCCI Vice President FPCCI Shaukat Ahmed and all others on BMP’s impressive victory in the electionRead More…

Oman’s delegation keen to promote business relations with Pakistan

Islamabad, January 06, 2022 (PPI-OT):A business delegation of Oman led by Engr. Redha Al Saleh, Chairman, Oman Chamber of Commerce and Industry visited Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry and held B2B meetings to explore business collaborations with Pakistani counterparts. The delegation was representing various sectors including trading, import/export, oil and gas, real estate, textiles and garments, tourism,Read More…

President Sialkot Chamber expresses deep concern over recently amended foreign exchange regulations

Sialkot, January 06, 2022 (PPI-OT):Mian Imran Akbar, President Sialkot Chamber, in a statement given to the press has expressed his deep concern over the recently amended foreign exchange regulations under which the exporters would be required to bring proceeds back to the country within a maximum of 120 days from the date of shipment instead of 180 days. The President said that the move would disrupt the export sectRead More…

Zenas BioPharma Appoints Dr. John Orloff to Board of Directors

BOSTON and SHANGHAI, China, Jan. 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Zenas BioPharma, a global biopharmaceutical company committed to becoming a leader in the development and delivery of immune-based therapies, today announced the appointment of John Orloff, MD to its Board of Directors. Dr. Orloff joins the Zenas Board with over 25 years of experience successfully leading global research and development organizations Read More…

Awareness session on IPRS held at QAU 

Islamabad, January 06, 2022 (PPI-OT):IPO-Pakistan and Quaid-e-Azam University (QAU) Islamabad organized an awareness session on Intellectual Property Rights (IPRs). The seminar was held at Quaid-e-Azam University. Mr. Meesaq Arif, Executive Director emphasized the need of promoting the culture of IP and innovation in academic institutes. Ms. Saima Kanwal explained the fundamentals of patent system in Pakistan.
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Mr. Muhammad Ayub Afridi Advisor to the Prime Minister addressing people at BARA to listen their issues

Islamabad, January 06, 2022 (PPI-OT):Mr Muhammad Ayub Afridi Advisor to the Prime Minister on Overseas Pakistanis and Human Resource Development addressing people at Bara to listen their issues. He assured that the Government is trying its best to serve masses particularly lower class as per vision of the Prime Minister Imran Khan.
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Overseas Pakistanis Foundation (OPF)
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Housing and construction finance increases by record Rs163 billion in CY21 including Rs38 billion under Mera Pakistan Mera Ghar 

Karachi, January 06, 2022 (PPI-OT):Recording an unprecedented growth of 85%, banks’ outstanding credit for housing and construction increased by Rs163 billion, from Rs192 billion to Rs355 billion, during 2021. Within the housing and construction portfolio, disbursements under Government Mark-up Subsidy scheme, also known as Mera Pakistan Mera Ghar (MPMG), increased by Rs38 billion.
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First CDA Board meeting of year 2022 held at CDA headquarters 

Islamabad, January 06, 2022 (PPI-OT):First meeting of the CDA Board was held at CDA headquarters on Monday. The meeting was chaired by the chairman CDA and attended by the members of the board. The board approved submission of overseas enclave apartments to be developed under Roshan Digital Account to Federal Cabinet. The board also approved Advisory Committee for Islamabad Gallery at F-9 formed. Headed by Iftikhar ARead More…

National Assembly Standing Committee on Inter Provincial Coordination meets 

Islamabad, January 06, 2022 (PPI-OT):The National Assembly Standing Committee on Inter Provincial Coordination (IPC) expressed grave concerns over nonattendance of the Chairman, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) and directed that the Chairman PCB should attend the next meeting to brief the Committee on the matters/issues of PCB. The 22nd meeting was held today at 11:00 a.m. in the Parliament House, Islamabad under the chaRead More…