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Day: December 7, 2022

St Kitts and Nevis upgrades its citizenship by investment programme to boost its hospitality industry

Press Release
Basseterre, Dec. 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Saint Kitts and Nevis is boosting its local hospitality and tourism sector with investments received through its citizenship by investment programme. This is according to the recently elected Prime Minister of the twin-island federation who concluded a four-day visit to Dubai, from 29 November to 3 December 2022. Prime Minister Terrance Drew was in the state to engage with important stakeholders including high-level government officials, international investors, government-approved agents and promoters, who play a vital role in promoting and supporting the country’s recently upgraded citizenship by investment programme. With the country’s citizenship by investment programme undergoing a facelift, Prime Minister Drew said the change...

Anaqua and PatSnap Team Up to Deliver an End-to-End Pharma IP Management Solution

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Integrated capabilities will enable best practices in Life Science stage gate reviews BOSTON, Dec. 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Anaqua, the leading provider of innovation and intellectual property management technology, today announced it is partnering with innovation intelligence platform PatSnap. The collaboration will deliver an enhanced IP management solution to provide Anaqua’s pharmaceutical industry clients with a more detailed and informed view of the market and competitive landscape for key use cases. The combined Anaqua AQX® Pharma and PatSnap Synapse solutions will help AQX Pharma clients further enhance competitiveness, keep up with the fast-paced requirements of the current market, eliminate duplicated work across functions, as well as identify and realize new areas of invest...

Marble City Karachi to be built as industrial estate, tells CM aide

KARACHI: Marble City Karachi (MCK) will be developed on 300 acres of land in the metropolis. This project is expected to attract an estimated investment of approximately US$50 million. This was informed by Syed Qasim Naveed Qamar, Special Assistant to CM Sindh, while addressing a road show for Marble City Karachi held here at a local hotel on Wednesday. On this occasion, Abdul Aleem Uqaili, CEO of Sindh Economic Zones Management Company, informed the participants in his briefing that Marble City Karachi on 300 acres would be developed as an industrial estate to uplift the value-added marble and granite sector and allied industries in Sindh. It is a project through a Public Private Partnership (PPP) framework and will offer state-of-the-art infrastructure, utilities at the doorstep, a...

Call to ban illegal hunting in Turghar area

Metropolitan Cities
QUETTA: Qazi Muhammad Khan Mazhari, President, Turghar Wildlife and Environmental Protection Agency, Tanshapa, District Killa Saifullah, has demanded of the authorities that illegal hunting in Turghar of district Killa Saifullah of Balochistan province be banned. Addressing a press conference at Quetta Press Club here on Wednesday, he said that Turghar Tanshrpa was the natural habitat of rare animals Markhur and Afghan Oryal, adding that local tribe Jalalzai Shahezai had been protecting those rare animals. He said that no pecuniary assistance from the part of government was being extended to the Jalalzai tribe of district Killa Saifullah. He said that deforestation in Turghar was in progress, adding that the issue had been brought into the notice of the concerned authorities, but no ...

Seven shortlisted for SMBBMU VC post

LARKANA: As many as seven candidates for the prestigious post of the Vice Chancellor, Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto Medical University (SMBBMU) have been shortlisted after scrutiny by the Search Committee out of 20 candidates who had applied for the post, it was learnt here on Wednesday. Search Committee headed by Dr. Tariq Rafi and consisted of Dr. Noahsad Shaikh, Dr. Saeed Qureshi and interview call letters have been issued to the successful candidates. Those who have received the letters include Prof. Ali Akbar Bhand, Prof. Saifullah Jamro, Prof. Zulfiqar Soomro, Prof. Safdar Shaikh, Prof. Javed Akbar Siyal, Prof Iqbal Afridi and Prof. Qurban Rahu and their interviews are expected to be held on 9th December at the office of Higher Education Commission of Sindh. The post of VC fe...

Walk held to mark International Voters Day

DALBADIN: A walk was held from Government High School to Press Club in Dalbandin under the auspices of District Election Commission Chagai to mark International Voters Day here on Wednesday. "One vote could alter the destiny of a nation and a country," said speakers while addressing the participants of a walk. The walk was addressed by Abdul Basit Buzdar, Assistant Commissioner, Dalbandin, Abbas Ali Qadri, District Election Commissioner, Agha Irfan Shah and others. They said vote carries immense importance, therefore, it ought to be cast after due consideration. They said that vote of an individual is the guarantor of change in the society. The walk was attended by the leaders of different political parties, teachers and students of different educational institutions of Dalbendin. Ea...