Friday, February 3

Day: October 28, 2022


NEW YORK, Oct. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr Faika Khan CEO of CITY DOCTOR PVT. LTD. and Mr. Ali J Hashmat of CURE PARTNERS PVT. LTD. announced 100% acquisition of "The Medical laboratory Pvt. Ltd." Doing Businesses as (DBA) "ZEENAT LAB", one of the most renowned lab with a history of over 50 plus years serving the community. ZEENAT LAB is a pioneer in the field of diagnostics and is best known for its broad spectrum of clinical laboratory testing is designed to provide accurate and meaningful results. Dr. Faika khan and Mr. Ali J Hashmat, embraced the opportunity to further develop ZEENAT LAB and take the legacy of Dr. Zeenat and Dr. Mubashar Hussain. This acquisition will leverage expertise in advanced clinical settings, technology, customer service, training, support combined with ...

Pakistan’s HC in Dhaka observes ‘Kashmir Black Day’

ISLAMABAD: High Commission for Pakistan, Dhaka organized an event on Thursday evening in the Chancery to observe “Kashmir Black Day.” Members of Pakistani community, academics, and local journalists attended the event, says a press release received here Friday from Dhaka. Messages of the President, Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs of Pakistan were read out on the occasion. In their messages, President of Pakistan Dr Arif Alvi and Prime Minister of Pakistan Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif paid tributes to brave Kashmiri people for their unwavering struggle against India’s illegal occupation and atrocities. In his message, Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari expressing solidarity with the people of IIOJK, reiterated Pakistan’s abiding commitment to the Kashmir cause until th...

IT Ministry launches over Rs01-bln projects for connectivity in Tharparkar and Gwadar districts)

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for IT and Telecommunication Syed Amin Ul Haque on Friday said that we own the urban and rural areas of Sindh and continuously rolling out Broadband, OFC and other connectivity projects for these areas without any discrimination. He said a project of over Rs870-million has been approved for providing mobile and high-speed internet services in Tharparkar district. He said this project, which will be completed in 18 months, will provide mobile and broadband facilities to more than 72 thousand residents of various un-served villages spread over an area of 10,432 Sq. km. In an official statement, Syed Amin Ul Haque said broadband project has also been approved costing Rs188.1 million for more than 15 thousand people in 19 villages of Gwadar, Balochistan. The I...

President reprimands ANF over disallowing blind candidate from taking an exam

ISLAMABAD: President Dr Arif Alvi on Friday took a strong exception to the denial of opportunity to a blind person, who had applied for the post of Assistant (BS-15) in the Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF), and was barred from taking the examination by the invigilator on the ground that he was blind and was unable to perform the duties of the Assistant. “We need to make a special effort for differently-abled people to make them part of our society and enable them to earn their livelihood. However, through such acts, we will make them a social burden on the nation. Have a heart!”, the President said. He termed the premature denial of the opportunity to take the examination by ANF’s staff an act of maladministration and remanded the case to the Wafaqi Mohtasib to hear it afresh on merit with...

GSP Plus facility played vital role in Pakistan- EU trade growth: Commerce Minister

ISLAMABAD: The Federal Minister for Commerce and Investment, Syed Naveed Qamar met with the Executive Vice President of EU Commission and EU Trade Commissioner Mr Valdis Dombrovskis in Brussels on Friday. The Commerce Minister was joined by Pakistan’s Ambassador to Belgium, Luxembourg and the European Union, Dr Asad Majeed Khan, says a press release received here Friday from Brussels. During his meeting with Mr Valdis Dombrovskis, the Minister underscored that the GSP Plus facility had been mutually beneficial and played an important role in the growth of trade between the two sides. He reaffirmed Pakistan’s commitment towards the effective implementation of GSP Plus-related international Conventions and hoped that the new scheme would continue to focus on its primary aims of sustain...

Pakistan desires to broaden its partnership with Azerbaijan in all fields

RAWALPINDI: Ambassador of Azerbaijan to Pakistan Mr Khazar Farhadov, called on Federal Minister for Defence Production, Muhammad Israr Tareen here in Rawalpindi on Friday. The Minister welcomed the dignitary and highly appreciated the brotherly feelings of Azerbaijan Government for Pakistan on all international forums including OIC and United Nations. Muhammad Israr Tareen said that Pakistan is a peace-loving country, strictly believing in the policy of peaceful co-existence with all. The Minister reiterated that Pakistan’s commitment to peace is evident through its major contribution to UN peace efforts in war-torn countries in different parts of the world. He also expressed Pakistan’s strong desire to broaden and strengthen its partnership with Azerbaijan in all fields including de...