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Day: November 15, 2022

Promote education on diabetes for a healthier tomorrow

Press Release
ISA awareness and educational campaign for World Diabetes Day 2022 BRUSSELS, Belgium, Nov. 14, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, the International Sweeteners Association (ISA) is delighted to renew its support to World Diabetes Day (WDD) for the eleventh consecutive year, joining the call to action from the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) to highlight the need for better access to quality diabetes education to protect tomorrow.1 Promoting better access to diabetes education More than half a billion people are currently living with diabetes worldwide and millions more are at risk of developing diabetes. One in two people with diabetes don’t know they have the disease and remain undiagnosed. Importantly also, it is predicted that by 2030 the number of adults living with diabetes w...

Vantage launches UK liquidity service for institutional traders

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LONDON, Nov. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- International multi-asset trading platform Vantage (or "Vantage Markets") is announcing the launch of Vantage Connect, a liquidity solution for institutions and corporates in the UK. To be officially announced at Finance Magnates London Summit 2022, the news comes as part of a wider strategic push by Vantage to expand the institutional side of their business in response to growing demand among hedge funds, family offices, banks, brokers, money managers and asset managers for bespoke trading solutions. Widespread volatility has led to a 17.2% year on year increase in trading volumes globally this September. This presents both risks and opportunities for institutions, who must navigate rapidly changing market conditions, such ...

Bilawal says Sindh is leading in field of public health

KARACHI: Bilawal Bhutto Zardari says Sindh is leading in the field of public health and pledges the same model for entire country KARACHI, November 15: Chairman Pakistan People's Party and Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has said that Sindh is still at the forefront in the field of public health and Party's manifesto to provide health facilities to the people at their doorsteps is being implemented with full commitment. Speaking at a function after completion of 75 successful liver transplants, foundation stone laying of cancer center and inauguration of four new OPD blocks at Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS) Ojha campus and later talking to the media, PPP Chairman said that in the past one had to go out of the country for liver treatment, but now it is a matter of ha...

Imran sees Chief Election Commissioner is ally of PML-N

LAHORE: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan on Tuesday said that Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) is also an ally of the ruling PML-N, while the lack of justice in Pakistan is the cause of the country's destruction. Addressing long march participants through video link, he said that the risk of repaying loans to banks was 5% during PTI govt’s tenure that has now exceeds 5.64 percent which means our economy has been devastated. Imran said that the world is considering Pakistan’s economy as weak due to which it wouldn’t be able to return its debt, adding that now the investors will be afraid of making investments. The PTI chairman while quoting the economic survey said economy witnessed historic growth during his nearly four-year tenure, adding that the economy started ...

Bilawal opens new OPD Complex worth RsRs500 million

KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah said Saturday that his government firmly believes that affordable and high-quality health care is a fundamental privilege of every citizen. “It is not only ethically and socially imperative but also a necessary ingredient for the sustainable long-term development of our economies and society," he said while addressing a program organized to celebrate 75 liver transplants by Dow University of Health Sciences at their Ojha campus. Chairman PPP Bilawal Bhutto Zardari was the chief guest on the occasion and Minister Labour Saeed Ghani, Parliamentary Secretary of health Qasim Soomro, and Secretary Health Zulfiqar Shah attended the programme. Mr. Shah said that it is a privilege to stand before our healthcare workers who have worked industr...

Call to conduct probe into poor child’s murder in Karachi

QUETTA: Sardar Manzoor Ahmed Khan Kakar, noted tribal, social and political leader of Balochistan, has called on the authorities to conduct an independent and impartial inquiry into the death of one innocent poor child who had allegedly been gunned down by the security guard of one luxurious hotel in Karachi. In a statement issued here on Tuesday, he said the discreet silence of social leaders, civil society and media over the gruesome murder of a poor child was condemnable. He said that the death of innocent boy, who had been collecting junk items and papers in Karachi to make both ends meet, needed to be probed thoroughly. Demanding of the authorities to conduct an independent and impartial into the incident, he said that it was a sad news to throw the body of one hungry boy in a d...