Friday, January 27

Day: August 1, 2022

Ithra’s Hijrah: In the Footsteps of the Prophet exhibit revisits the birth of Islam from a modern perspective

Press Release
DHAHRAN, Saudi Arabia, Aug. 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture (Ithra) is excited to launch Hijrah: In the Footsteps of the Prophet, a research-based artistic retelling of Prophet Mohammad’s  ﷺ journey from Makkah to Madinah. Filling gaps in knowledge on the journey that marked the beginning of the Muslim calendar, the exhibition brings together contemporary and Islamic art and combines it with artefacts, film, performance and more for a first-of-its-kind, immersive and multidisciplinary experience. Hijrah: In the Footsteps of the Prophet is open at Ithra’s iconic building for nine months before traveling around the Kingdom, the region and the world. Curated by Ithra in collaboration with some of the world’s leading authoritie...

پناہ گزینوں کے لئے عالمی فنڈ جمع کرنے کی سرگرمی کے لئے وینٹیج کی یو این ایچ سی آر سے شراکتداری، ڈالر کے بدلے ڈالر عطیات سے مطابقت

English, Misc., Official News
سنگاپور، 1 اگست 2022 /پی آر نیوز وائر/ – وینٹیج، ایک بین الاقوامی کثیر اثاثہ بروکر، یہ اعلان کرتے ہوئے خوش ہے کہ وہ دنیا بھر میں پناہ گزینوں اور اندرونی طور پر بے گھر افراد کی مدد کے لئے اقوام متحدہ کی پناہ گزین ایجنسی یو این ایچ سی آر کی حمایت میں ایک ماہ طویل عطیات مہم شروع کر رہا ہے۔ پناہ گزینوں کے لئے عالمی فنڈ جمع کرنے کی سرگرمی کے لئے وینٹیج کی یو این ایچ سی آر سے شراکتداری، ڈالر کے بدلے ڈالر عطیات سے مطابقت وینٹیج یو این ایچ سی آر کی جانب سے کی جانے والی انسانی کوششوں کی حمایت کے لئے نئے اور موجودہ دونوں کلائنٹس، ڈالر کے بدلے ڈالر کے تمام عطیات سے مطابقت رکھتی ہوگی۔ عطیہ مہم 30 اگست, یعنی ایک ماہ تک چلے گی اور کلائنٹ کی رائے کی بنیاد پر اس میں توسیع کی جاسکتی ہے۔ یو این ایچ سی آر ایک عالمی تنظیم ہے جس نے گزشتہ 70 سال زندگیاں بچانے، حقوق کے تحفظ اور پناہ گزینوں کے بہتر مستقبل ...

Vantage partners UNHCR for global fundraising activity for refugees, matches donations dollar-for-dollar.

English, Misc., Official News
SINGAPORE, Aug. 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Vantage, an international multi-asset broker, is pleased to announce that it is launching a month-long donation drive in support of UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, to help refugees and internally displaced persons worldwide. Vantage partners UNHCR for global fundraising activity for refugees, matches donations dollar-for-dollar. Vantage will be matching all donations from both new and existing clients, dollar for dollar, to support humanitarian efforts undertaken by UNHCR. The donation drive will run for one month until 30 August and may be extended based on client feedback. UNHCR is a global organisation that has spent the last 70 years dedicated to saving lives, protecting rights and building a better future for refugees. Vantage and UNHCR joi...

AOP Health Starts Research for Leukemia Treatment

English, Misc., Official News
AOP Health signed an agreement with Leukos Biotech for the further development of a newly discovered chemical substance. With this agreement AOP Health expands the hemato-oncology research area even further and provides additional treatment options for certain leukemia patients in the longer term. Agnes Kohl, Chief Business Officer, AOP Orphan Pharmaceuticals GmbH, Member of the AOP Health Group Photo credit: Studio Koekart: Natascha Unkart & Isabelle Köhler VIENNA, Austria, Aug. 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The AOP Health Group (AOP Health) is a European pioneer for integrated therapies for rare diseases and in critical care headquartered in Vienna, Austria. The company focuses on research, development and global sales of innovative treatment solutions and specializes in ...

CDA Board meeting held on Friday 

English, Official News
Islamabad, August 01, 2022 (PPI-OT):CDA Board meeting chaired by Chairman Capital Development Authority was held at CDA Headquarters on Friday. All the members of the board participated in the meeting. Various agendas presented in the meeting were taken into consideration. In the meeting held on Friday, Islamabad approved the feasibility study for feeder routes network in F series, G series, I series and H series sectors from University. Under this feasibility study, data will be collected from public transport survey, road inventory survey, population size, travel time and other surveys, besides evaluating the existing public transport system in Islamabad. Under this study, operational design related to the feeder routes network, stakeholders’ opinions, revenue acquisition and other...

Bids were opened for development works in Sector I-12/1 and 4/I-12

English, Official News
Islamabad, August 01, 2022 (PPI-OT):Capital Development Authority administration is taking many steps for the release of development projects in sectors that have been stalled for a long time. In this regard, the bids received for the development of sub-sectors I-12/1 and I-12/4 of Sector I-12 have been opened which is 25% more than the estimate. According to details, bids for the development works in sub-sectors I-12/1 and I-12/4 were invited from government companies under Rule 42(f) of the Pipera. The lowest bid was Railcoop. After the approval of the received bids, the development works will also be started in sub-sectors I-12/1 and I-12/4. Under the project, drainage system, sewerage network, construction of streets, culverts and other development works will be done in Sector I-12/1 a...