Careem to connect its merchants and employees through Jazz’s communications solutions

KARACHI:Careem, the Super App for the greater Middle East and Pakistan has recently announced its partnership with Jazz, Pakistan’s number one 4G operator and the largest internet and broadband service provider. This partnership allows Careem access to Jazz’s campaign management tools and provide its colleagues and restaurant merchants with GSM cellular service. Under this partnership, Jazz will provide tailoredRead More…

Chief of South African National Defence Forces calls on Pakistan’s Air Chief

KARACHI:General Rudzani Maphwanya, Chief of South African National Defence Forces called on Air Chief Marshal Zaheer Ahmed Baber Sidhu, Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force in his office today. The visiting dignitary lauded professionalism of PAF personnel and exceptional progress made by PAF over the years, especially through indigenization. The Air Chief highlighted the cordial relations between the two counRead More…

Afghan scenario: Apex Committee reviews law and order, plans to control situation

KARACHI:Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah presiding over 26th meeting of Apex Committee alerted the police and other law enforcement agencies to beef up security and enhance the coordinated intelligence work so that fall outs of war in Afghanistan could be controlled here. “After withdrawal of US troops in Afghanistan and advancement of Taliban was likely to rise the insurgency which may affect Pakistan, paRead More…

Bilal Lakhani becomes first Pakistani to win award

Karachi:Bilal Lakhani, a PR industry veteran, who started his communications career in Karachi has won the ‘PR 40 Under 40 Award’ by PR Week, one of the highest honors in the industry globally. PR 40 under 40 recognizes individuals who are redefining the role of communications, PR and marketing. Bilal is the first and only Pakistani to win a PR 40 under 40 award, according to a statement issued on Thursday. For oveRead More…

PTCL signs strategic contract with Whale Cloud Technology

KARACHI:Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) has signed a strategic contract with Whale Cloud Technology for the transformation of its mission critical Charging and Billing platform. Nadeem Khan, Acting CEO and Group CFO, PTCL and Ufone and Chen XiaoWei, President South Asia, Whale Cloud Technology, signed the contract during a ceremony held at PTCL HQ, Islamabad. Jafar Khalid, Group CTIO (Development),Read More…

Full-fledged disinfectant spray campaign being launched in city

KARACHI:Administrator Karachi Laiq Ahmed Thursday said that a full-fledged disinfectant spray campaign is being launched in the city in collaboration with civil society to eradicate flies, mosquitoes and germs during the monsoon season. It will be sprayed around mosques, churches, temples, schools, colleges, markets and shopping centers to provide a better environment to the citizens in accordance with the principleRead More…

Naval chief conducts aerial visit to MV HENG TONG 77 grounding site

KARACHI:Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad Amjad Khan Niazi carried out an aerial visit of MV HENG TONG 77 grounding site at Karachi Clifton Beach. The visit was aimed at reviewing the defueling process of the ship. Chief of the Naval Staff monitored the activity from a helicopter and expressed satisfaction on the overall conduct of the operation. Pakistan Navy rendered technical assistance through its men anRead More…

Adil rules out Governor Rule in Sindh

KARACHI:Haleem Ali Adil Sheikh, the Leader of Opposition in Sindh Assembly, has said that Prime Minister Imran Khan would address big public gatherings in almost all districts of Sindh from the next month adding he claimed that there would be no Governor Rule but rather there would be the Prime Minister Rule in Sindh to cleanse the dirt created by corrupt PPP rulers. Sheikh, who is also central vice president of PTIRead More…

Anti-corruption officers need to learn judicial laws: Minister

KARACHI:Provincial Minister for Industries and Commerce and Anti-Corruption and Cooperative Department Jam Ikramullah Dharejo has said that in order to eradicate corruption from all over the province and especially in dealing with white collar crimes, the officers of the Anti-Corruption Department are required to learn judicial laws. He said this while addressing the inaugural ceremony of a two-day training program Read More…

Murad urges ulemas to foster unity, observe ashura as per code of conduct

KARACHI:Owing to dangerous spike in the fourth wave of Coronavirus, situation in Afghanistan and on-going monsoon season Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has urged Ulemas of different school of thoughts to promote and strengthen sectarian harmony and observe Ashura in accordance with strict code of conduct issued by the government. This he said while presiding over a meeting of Ulemas of different school of Read More…