Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Pakistan

IFN declares SBP as top central bank for promoting Islamic finance

State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has been voted as the Best Central Bank in promoting Islamic finance for the fourth time by a poll conducted by Islamic Finance News (IFN), REDmoney Group Malaysia, on Wednesday. This is the second international...

Governor SBP steers third Stakeholders Meeting on Digital Financial Services

The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) organized the third nationwide Stakeholders’ meeting on Digital Financial Services today chaired by Governor SBP, Dr. Reza Baqir. The goal of these meetings has been to accelerate the agenda on promoting digital financial...

Dubai-based Pakistani Elixir Group Pledges Equitable Education in Homeland

The Group has initially pledged to support 500 underprivileged students. Currently, 75 Fellows from Pakistan’s top-ranked universities are placed in 32 public schools to teach over 3,800 students Lahore, Pakistan: Touched by the plight of Pakistan’s public schools and students...

Uber launches “Uber Connect” a new delivery interface in Pakistan

Uber in Pakistan has announced the launch of Uber Connect, a delivery tech solution that enables users to send/receive packages and request for deliveries through the Uber app. The additional service will further support the growing community of customers...

Governor SBP Dr Reza Baqir appointed as Deputy Chairman IFSB

The Islamic Financial Services Board (IFSB) Council in its 37th meeting, held on 10th December 2020, appointed Governor State Bank of Pakistan, Dr. Reza Baqir, as the Deputy Chairman of the Council for the year 2021. IFSB Council is the...

Gerry’s dnata partners Virgin Atlantic Airways for Pakistan’s passenger, cargo operations

Gerry’s dnata, a joint venture of Ground Handling Services between dnata Dubai and Gerry’s Group Pakistan, on Thursday, announces its partnership with Virgin Atlantic Airways by becoming the airline’s preferred Ground Services Provider (GSP) for Lahore-London and Islamabad-London/Manchester flight...

K-Electric expresses grief on the demise of Siraj Teli!

KE expresses grief over Karachi’s loss of visionary and patriotic businessman, Mr. Siraj Teli. He has been an inspiration for all Karachiites. Through his work and achievements in business, Siraj Teli was among the individuals who contributed to Karachi’s position...

MilKar Signs MOU with Million Smiles Foundation.

Milkar signs an MOU with the Million Smiles Foundation in an attempt to provide the Million Smiles volunteers network with countless other volunteering opportunities & spread "Smiles for Humanity". The MOU was signed between Dr. Umar Saif, Founder, MilKar, and...

Systems Limited Wins Forbes Asia’s Best Under A Billion Award 2020

Systems Limited – a next-generation global technology company enabling enterprises to reimagine their businesses through information technology (IT) and business process outsourcing (BPO) services out of Pakistan is the only IT company that has bagged the most prestigious Forbes...

Zameen.com, Faysal Islami sign MoU on affordable homes construction

Zameen.com, Pakistan’s biggest real estate portal, recently entered into an agreement with Faysal Islami to facilitate the construction of affordable houses in the country (as per Prime Minister Imran Khan’s directives). Zameen.com’s Country Head Ahmed Bhatti and Faisal Islami’s...

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