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Construction sector supporting 32 allied industries, providing jobs of millions: Mian Zahid Hussain

Karachi:    President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF), President All Karachi Industrial Alliance (AKIA), Senior Vice Chairman of the Businessmen Panel of FPCCI and former provincial minister, Mian Zahid Hussain on Friday said construction industry once considered recession-proof is nose-diving due to host of reasons. This sector should be revived through intervention as it is supporting GDP, 32 allied …

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Qatari envoy asks Pakistani businessmen to find new ways of trade

Karachi:  (Parliament Times)   H.E. Mr. Mishal Mohammed Ali Al-Ansari, Consul General of the State of Qatar, described Pakistan as a trusted friend, said that Qatar also considers Pakistan its best friend and is in favor of further strengthening relations. We are keen to promote bilateral trade with Pakistan, but joint efforts must be made to enhance trade and investment, while …

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Industrialists worried over diagnosis of Coronavirus in Karachi

Karachi:    Mr. Capt. A. Moiz Khan, patron in chief, North Karachi Association of Trade and Industry (Nkati) and Mr. Naseem Akhtar, president, while expressing deep concerns over the diagnosis of the Coronavirus in Karachi and urged the Sindh government to take initiatives immediately to prevent the spread of virus. In a statement, Nkati leaders said that Coronavirus is a …

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Realme Pakistan unveila #QuadCameraBatteryKing realme 5i

Lahore: Pakistani youth’s most favorite brand realme has been launching a number of smartphones from past one year keeping with its lineup for the New Year, the Chinese smartphone brand has launched its first smartphone lineup of the year, the realme 5i and realme C3 has been launched in company’s first ever campus launch event to engage with youthful audience …

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Askari Cement Ltd organizes annual award ceremony

Islamabad:    (Parliament Times)   Annual ceremony was held by Askari Cement Ltd for its Dealers/Retailers. Senior General Manager Operations Brig. (R) Abdul Jabar participated in this event as Special Guest. Dealers are given Shields and Certificates on the bases of their Performances. General Manager Marketing Brig. (R) Iqbal Tahir has told in his speech that Askari Cement Ltd is the …

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VMware sharpens focus on Pakistan and nascent markets

Islamabad:   (Parliament Times)    A leading innovator in enterprise software, today announced the appointment of Venkatesh Murali as Head of Channels, Nascent and Vietnam. Armed with almost two decades of solutions sales and channel development experience, Venkatesh will focus on driving VMware’s growth in Pakistan and other developing markets by delivering VMware’s industry-leading innovations to help organizations in the region …

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Textile production suffers due to non-clearance of import consignments from China

Karachi: Zubair Motiwala, Patron of SITE Association of Industry, has in a press statement, appealed the government to allow early clearance of imports consignments containing dyes & chemicals, from China. He said that Pakistan’s imports from China are of USD 12 billion and mostly comprise of dyes & chemicals which are basic raw material for textile sector – the biggest …

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Stock market drops more 400 points as virus continues to demotivate investors

KARACHI:     Panic and uncertainty continues to demotivate potential investors on Tuesday at the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) as the benchmark KSE-100 Share Index further lost 421.68 points or 1.08pc in the early trading hours and reached 38,722.05 (below 39,000). As of 11.34am, the apex of the day remained 39,247.75 whereas 38,693.02, the lowest so far. The latest bearish trend …

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US role as a peace promoter in South Asia need of the hour in region, says founder President Pak-US Business Council Iftikhar Ali Malik

LAHORE:     Founder President Pak-US Business Council and SAARC Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCI) President-designate Iftikhar Ali Malik Tuesday welcoming US President Donald Trump’s friendly gesture towards Pakistan during his speech to a rally in India, categorically said the US’ role in South Asia has increasingly become more significant with respect to Pakistan, India, Afghanistan and the changing geopolitical …

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Civil disobedience and lockdown not a solution: PRGMEA

Asks govt to strengthen consultation process with industry, Lahore:   Strongly opposing the civil disobedience and lockdown call by some industry representatives over government’s non-seriousness to fulfill exporters demand, the Pakistan Readymade Garments Manufacturers & Exporters Association called for resolving all issues through dialogues in a peaceful manner. PRGMEA (NZ) Chairman Sohail A. Sheikh, in a statement issued here on Monday, …

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