Friday, January 27

Tag: Pakistan Dr Arif Alvi

(Commerce): Meezan Bank wins Shariah Authenticity Award

General, Karachi
Karachi: Meezan Bank, Pakistan’s first and largest Islamic bank has been conferred with Shariah Authenticity Award among multiple accolades at the 10th Global Islamic Finance Awards (GIFA) held in Islamabad, Pakistan. The Bank has also been recognized as Shariah Auditor of the Year and Sukuk House of the Year Award. All the three awards conferred to the Bank are global awards. President of Pakistan Dr Arif Alvi presented the awards to Meezan Bank’s senior management team of Ahmed Ali Siddiqui - Group Head Shariah Compliance and Muhammad Saleem Khan - General Manager, North. Meezan Bank has been recognized by GIFA for six years owing to its contributions to the Islamic finance industry. The GIFA Awards are among the most prestigious global awards in the field of Islamic banking and ar...

Karachi industrialists meet President

Karachi:President of Pakistan Dr Arif Alvi on Wednesday said that promotion of business and industrial activities is the top priority of the government while effective measures have also been taken to attract investors, says a release of North Karachi Association of Trade and Industry. He said Rs.1100 billion package announced for the development of Karachi will bring a major change in the city and will improve the infrastructure of the city as well as the infrastructure of the industrial areas of Karachi. He said this while meeting the presidents of seven industrial town associations of Karachi and other industrialists at the Governor House. Governor Sindh Imran Ismail was also present on the occasion. In a meeting with the President, the industrialists apprised the deteriorating...