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Day: November 8, 2022

Hitachi Energy and Equinor sign a strategic collaboration agreement to accelerate the energy transition

Press Release
The agreement extends across Hitachi Energy’s complete portfolio of power grid solutions for a sustainable low-carbon energy system Zurich, Switzerland, Nov. 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Hitachi Energy, a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all, today announced it has signed a strategic collaboration agreement with Equinor, one of the world’s largest energy companies, to collaborate within electrification, renewable power generation and low-carbon initiatives worldwide. The agreement underlines both companies’ commitment to accelerate the energy transition and advance a more sustainable, flexible and secure energy system. It builds on the two companies’ long and successful collaboration over many decades. During that time, Hitachi Energy has pro...

Governor Punjab visits FPCCI proposes charter of economy for continuity of policies

Business, English
Karachi, November 08, 2022 (PPI-OT):Mr. Baligh Ur Rehman, Governor Punjab, has said that he effectively relayed the recommendations and proposals of FPCCI on the federal budget 2022 – 23 and he is happy that the federal government gave due weightage to FPCCI’s apprehensions. He particularly referred to the waivers on agricultural inputs on FPCCI’s recommendations; and, maintained that the current government is ever willing to incentivize all sectors of the economy in general and export-oriented sectors in particular. He added that he has come to the Federation House – which is home to the head office of FPCCI – to consult the prominent members of business, industry and trade community. To the pleasant surprise of the business community, Governor Punjab proposed a charter of economy to all ...

Shan Foods collaborates with Indus Hospital and Health Network for 2nd IHNN annual Corporate Cricket Championship to support childhood cancer treatment

Business, English
Karachi, November 08, 2022 (PPI-OT):Shan Foods joined hands with Indus Hospital and Health Network (IHHN) as one of the key sponsors and participating team at the second IHNN annual Corporate Cricket Championship to raise awareness and funds for childhood cancer treatment. The two-day Corporate Cricket Championship is an annual initiative by IHHN as a means to gather corporate community to support their mission to provide free-of-cost quality healthcare to the people of Pakistan. Pakistan has a vulnerable position in terms of cancer treatment. About 8,000 children are diagnosed with cancer each year, 50% of which have no access to treatment owing to a lack of specialised oncology centres while 70% do not complete treatment. Shan Foods, in addition to sponsoring 2nd IHNN annual Corporate Ch...

Over half of Pakistanis believe mobile technology significantly improved their careers: Telenor study

Business, English
Islamabad, November 08, 2022 (PPI-OT):Nearly 54% of Pakistanis believe mobile devices and mobile technology have significantly improved their careers and aided in developing their skills, with women reporting that their mobile devices have significantly improved their quality of life, according to a study conducted by Telenor Asia. The study, and the second instalment of the “Digital Lives Decoded” series launched in conjunction with Telenor Asia’s 25th anniversary, looks at how respondents across Asia are using their mobiles to adapt to changing realities as new work cultures emerge post-pandemic. The report was surveyed by over 8,000 mobile internet users across eight countries in South and Southeast Asia. These countries include Bangladesh, Indonesia, Malaysia, Pakista...

ICCI and Graana.com agree to establish Desk for Urban Re-Generation

Business, English
Islamabad, November 08, 2022 (PPI-OT):The Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry in collaboration with the Ministry of Housing and Works shall organize the 1st International Housing Expo from December 9-11, 2022 at Convention Center, Islamabad, said Ahsan Zafar Bakhtwari, President Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry during a meeting with Shafiq Akbar, CEO Graana and Imarat Group. He said that both local and international developers, builders, architects, designers, allied industries and real estate development companies shall participate in the Expo to showcase their projects and announce state of the art residential and commercial projects. He invited Graana for collaboration in this mega event. Faad Waheed, Senior Vice President, Sh. Aamir Waheed, Convener Expo Committee ICCI...

ووہان اتفاق رائے: نئی جیو سائنس ایجوکیشن کے لیے ایک ابتدائی اقدام کا اجراء  

Press Release, Urdu
ووہان، چین، 8 نومبر، 2022/سنہوا-ایشیا نیٹ/– چائنا یونیورسٹی آف جیو سائنسز (ووہان) نے 6 نومبر 2022 کو اپنی 70ویں سالگرہ مناتے ہوئے بین الاقوامی یونیورسٹی کے صدور کا فورم منعقد کیا، جس کا موضوع تھا “قابل سکونت زمین: تحقیقی یونیورسٹیوں کے لئے مشن اور چیلنجز”۔ چائنا یونیورسٹی آف جیو سائنسز (ووہان) میں بین الاقوامی یونیورسٹی کے صدور کے فورم کا انعقاد ، جس کا موضوع تھا “قابل سکونت  زمین: تحقیقی یونیورسٹیوں کے لیے مشن اور چیلنجز”۔ ارتھ سائنس سے متعلق عالمی شہرت یافتہ تحقیقی یونیورسٹیوں کے نمائندے، پرائمری اور سیکنڈری اسکولوں کے پرنسپلز، اور پوری دنیا کے ممتاز اسکالرز ذاتی طور پر یا آن لائن جمع ہوئے۔ شرکاء نے زمین پر سکونت پزیری کو درپیش بڑے چیلنجز، اور تعلیم کے ذریعے زمین پر سکونت  پزیری کو فروغ دینے کے مشن، ذمہ داریوں اور راستوں پر خیالات کا تبادلہ کیا۔ فورم نے مشت...