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Govt postpones decision on PTI ban in cabinet meeting

Commerce and Industry

Rs.2 trillion being paid to 40 companies in capacity charges

Commerce and Industry

‘CropWise Grower’ App becomes the biggest Agri-Tech app with 600K+ Downloads

Commerce and Industry

CAT Upholds CCP’s Order against Media Industry Giants

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Ex-PM Khan refuses to undergo polygraph, voice matching tests

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Pakistan adds 150,000 retailers to tax net, 30% revenue boost

Banking Sector

Jahanzeb Khan as New President & CEO Telenor Microfinance Bank

Telenor Microfinance Bank Announces Jahanzeb Khan as New President & CEO After a thorough and wide-ranging selection process, the Board is delighted to

Bank Alfalah Welcomes the 10th Batch of Management Trainee Program

Bank Alfalah Welcomes the 10th Batch of Management Trainee Program ISLAMABAD  (  WEB  NEWS  ) Bank Alfalah, a leading commercial bank in Pakistan

Telenor Microfinance Bank Awarded PCI DSS Certification

Telenor Microfinance Bank Awarded PCI DSS Certification, for excellence in Cardholder Data Security LAHORE  (  WEB  NEWS  ) Telenor Microfinance Bank (TMB), operator

BAL Enriches Tap and Pay, Enabling Secure Digital Payments for Android Mobile Users

Bank Alfalah Enriches Tap and Pay, Enabling Secure Digital Payments for Android Mobile Users LAHORE  (  WEB  NEWS  ) Bank Alfalah, one of

Telecom

Jazz Secures Landmark Credit Facility to Enhance 4G Network

Jazz Secures Landmark Credit Facility to Enhance 4G Network and Promote Digital Inclusion Nationwide Worth Up To PKR 75 Billion, This is the Largest Long-Term

Telenor Launches Startup Mentors’ Network to Empower Entrepreneurial Ecosystem

Telenor Pakistan Launches Startup Mentors’ Network to Empower Entrepreneurial Ecosystem ISLAMABAD  (  WEB  NEWS  ) Telenor Pakistan, a frontrunner in providing telecommunication services and digital solutions across the country, proudly

easypaisa Revolutionizes Borrowing with “easycash” digital loan

easypaisa Revolutionizes Borrowing with “easycash” digital loan ISLAMABAD  ( WEB NEWS ) Reaffirming its dedication to delivering seamless digital financial services to all Pakistanis, easypaisa is offering “easycash”, a digital

PTCL has signed formal loan agreements with an IFC

PTCL advances Telenor Pakistan acquisition by signing financing agreements with IFC-led consortium PTCL Group, which inspires the Group’s commitment to excellence in both customer experience and services delivery. KARACHI+ ISLAMABAD 

Company News

Wavetec Appointed as Channel Partner by NCR

KARACHI ( Web News ) Wavetec, a leading technology company, has been appointed as the Channel Partner in Pakistan of NCR, top provider of banking & self-service solutions globally. With a legacy of over three decades in delivering innovative solutions

MoU between OGDCL and PARCO – New Ventures and Energy Transaction 

ISLAMABAD (WEB DESK) Oil & Gas Development Company Limited (OGDCL) and PARCO ink MOU for new projects, as part of

Emirates to offer daily flights to Toronto from 20 April

Emirates to offer daily flights to Toronto from 20 April KARACHI ( Web News ) Following the breakthrough expanded air

Commerce and Industry

Rs.2 trillion being paid to 40 companies in capacity charges

Pakistan Needs Business-Friendly Policies to Overcome Prevailing Crisis: ICCI President ISLAMABAD  (  WEB NEWS  ) Ahsan Zafar Bakhtawari, President Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry has called for a forensic audit of Independent Power Producers (IPPs), decrying the annual payment of Rs.2000 billion in capacity charges as “daylight robbery.” This, he argues, deprives consumers of their hard-earned income and putting them severe hardships to meet their day to day affairs. In a statement issued here at Islamabad on Wednesday, Bakhtawari

‘CropWise Grower’ App becomes the biggest Agri-Tech app with 600K+ Downloads

Syngenta Pakistan’s ‘CropWise Grower’ App becomes the biggest Agri-Tech app of Pakistan with 600K+ Downloads LAHORE  (  WEB NEWS  ) Syngenta Pakistan, a leading agriculture

CAT Upholds CCP’s Order against Media Industry Giants

CAT Upholds CCP’s Order against Media Industry Giants ISLAMABAD   (  WEB  NEWS  ) In a decisive ruling, the Competition Appellate Tribunal (CAT) has dismissed the

Breaking News

Govt postpones decision on PTI ban in cabinet meeting

FEDERAL CABINA.  Govt postpones decision on PTI ban in cabinet meeting The ruling alliance has also decided to challenge the recent decision of the Supreme Court ISLAMABAD  (  WEB  NEWS 

Ex-PM Khan refuses to undergo polygraph, voice matching tests

Ex-PM Khan refuses to undergo polygraph, voice matching tests DSP Javed Asif then appealed to Khan, assuring him that police

Pakistan adds 150,000 retailers to tax net, 30% revenue boost

Pakistan adds 150,000 retailers to tax net, sees 30 percent revenue boost in last fiscal year. Finance Minister Muhammad Aurangzeb

Police claims rejected, “fake confession” and Janjua did not say this. Zulfi Bukhari

Raoof Hassan was arrested from the party’s Islamabad office and remanded in police custody for two days on Tuesday. Ahmed

‘Illegal political mafia’ sabotaging comprehensive counter-terrorism campaign: DG ISPR

‘Illegal political mafia’ sabotaging comprehensive counter-terrorism campaign: DG ISPR “Digital terrorists” were using tools such as cell phones, computers, falsehood,

Six killed in suspected militant violence in Pakistan

Six killed in suspected militant violence in Pakistan, citizens hold protest rallies demanding peace Policeman was among three people killed

Pakistan forms committee to identify businesses supporting Israel

Pakistan forms committee to identify businesses supporting Israel as religious party calls off sit-in. “Israel has emerged as a terrorist

Broadband / Internet

Pakistan’s Largest Data Hackathon, Jazz Digital Squad, Ends on a High Note

Pakistan’s Largest Data Hackathon, Jazz Digital Squad, Ends on a High Note ISLAMABAD  (  WEB  NEWS  ) Pakistan’s largest Data Hackathon, the Jazz Digital Squad, has concluded with a grand finale in Islamabad. This pioneering initiative, led by Jazz, the country’s leading digital operator, invited university students nationwide to get creative and visualize key insights

Telenor established the cybersecurity company Telenor Cyberdefence.

FORNEBU   (   WEB  NEWS   ) In June, Telenor established the cybersecurity company Telenor Cyberdefence. Now, Telenor Cyberdefence is acquiring Combitech

Full support to the Chinese for establishing a four-tier data center. Chaireman CDA

ISLAMABAD  ( WEB NEWS ) Chairman Capital Development Authority (CDA) Muhammad Ali Randhawa Saturday said that the authority would provide

International News

Israel’s settlement policy in occupied territories violates international law. UN Court

Top UN court says Israel’s settlement policy in occupied territories violates international law The ruling is expected to have more effect on international opinion than it will on Israeli policies Israel has built over 100

Saudi Arabia calls for separate Palestinian state, rejects Israeli self-defense claim

Saudi Arabia calls for separate Palestinian state, rejects Israeli self-defense claim. New York    (  Web  News   ) Saudi Arabia calls for the creation of an independent Palestinian state to protect the rights of the Palestinian people, the

Relatives of hostages held by Hamas storm parliament

Relatives of Israelis who have been held hostage by Hamas militants storm a parliamentary committee session demanding that the lawmakers do more to try to free their loved ones, in Jerusalem. Relatives of hostages held

Social Media

“At Meta, we want people to have safe, positive experiences online. Dr. Priyanka Bhalla

Meta Drives Conversations on Responsible Content Creation with the Pakistani Facebook Community ISLAMABAD  (  WEB  NEWS  ) Meta has collaborated with Ali Gul Pir –

Social Champ is ensuring that its success has a positive impact on society.

LAHORE ( Web News ) Social Champ, the Martech startup providing social media management solutions, is breaking new ground in corporate social responsibility and setting

60% people spent at least one hour using WhatsApp in past few days: Gallup & Gilani Pakistan

60% people spent at least one hour using WhatsApp in past few days: Gallup & Gilani Pakistan ISLAMABAD ( Web News ) According to a

Education

HEC Introduces New Selection Criteria For Scholarships, MPhil And PhD Programs

HEC Introduces New Selection Criteria For Scholarships, MPhil And PhD Programs ISLAMABAD  (  Web  News  ) The Higher education commission (HEC), a statutory body established

AKU hosts math games’ showcase by female educators to out-of-school girls

AKU hosts math games’ showcase by female educators to out-of-school girls KARACHI  ( Web News  ) The Aga Khan University Institute for Educational Development (AKU-IED)

Global Entrepreneurship Conference at LUMS Fosters Innovation and Collaboration

Global Entrepreneurship Conference at LUMS Fosters Innovation and Collaboration LAHORE   (  Web News ) LUMS Centre for Entrepreneurship (LCE) partnered with IDEA Lab at the

The government should stop hike in medical colleges fees. PMA

The government should stop medical colleges across the country from increasing fees and collect fees and other charges from students as per the session starting

CIMPA School at LUMS – Fostering a global community for mathematical excellence

CIMPA School at LUMS – Fostering a global community for mathematical excellence LAHORE   (  Web  News  ) The Department of Mathematics at LUMS has been

Convocation Caps a Historic Year for the Aga Khan University

Convocation Caps a Historic Year for the Aga Khan University KARACHI   (  Web News  ) More than 730 students in four countries graduated from the

Health

Unlocking the Secrets to Radiant Health: A Comprehensive Guide

Unlocking the Secrets to Radiant Health: A Comprehensive Guide In today’s fast-paced world, achieving and maintaining radiant health is more crucial than ever. With countless

Aga Khan University has received a$1.5 million grant from Wellcome Leap

Aga Khan University Receives $1.5 Million Boost to Revolutionize Treatment of β-Thalassemia and Sickle Cell Disease KARACHI  (  Web News  ) Aga Khan University has

Digital Healthcare Solutions: EFU Health and Sehat Kahani’s Collaboration

Digital Healthcare Solutions: EFU Health and Sehat Kahani’s Collaboration KARACHI   (  Web  News  ) SehatKahani, Pakistan’s leading digital healthcare platform, is forging a strategic alliance

Cyber Security

European countries agree on rules to protect smart devices from cyber threats

European countries agree on rules to protect smart devices from cyber threats BRUSSELS  ( Web News  ) EU countries and EU lawmakers on Thursday agreed

Dynamic laws and policies a must to cope with cyber-attacks: experts 

Dynamic laws and policies a must to cope with cyber-attacks: experts  ISLAMABAD ( Web News ) Over the years, Pakistan has survived numerous cyber-attacks from

Banking malware threats surging as mobile banking increases – Nokia Report

Banking malware threats surging as mobile banking increases – Nokia Threat Intelligence Report Espoo, Finland ( Web News ) The Nokia 2021 Threat Intelligence Report announced today shows that banking malware threats are sharply increasing as cyber criminals target

Hackers Damage Pakistan’s Tax Data By Disrupting FBR Record

FBR experts are retrieving data and working with Microsoft to restore tax-record and online servicess ISLAMABAD  ( Web News ) Website and online services of

Technology

Jinnah House attack case, verdict on PTI founder’s interim bail reserved.

Jinnah House attack case, verdict on PTI founder’s interim bail reserved, to be heard on July 9 I heard my client is going on a hunger strike because he is not getting justice, lawyer founder PTI It is written in the case that a conspiracy was hatched in a zoom meeting in Zaman Park, answer

Tribal leaders declared Azm-e-Istehkam as “No Stability”

PESHAWAR (  WEB  NEWS  ) The head of a prominent religious party in Pakistan, Maulana Fazl-ur-Rehman, on Thursday chaired a meeting of tribal elders in Pakistan’s northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) province, after which he refused

Pakistan launches its first lunar orbit mission ICUBE-Q

Pakistan launches its first lunar orbit mission ICUBE-Q President Zardari, PM Shehbaz felicitate the entire nation on the successful launch of first lunar orbit mission ISLAMABAD (  Web News ) Pakistan on Friday launched its