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It is breakdown of diplomacy’ & UN Security Council failure. FO Pakistan

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Saudi Foreign Minister to visit Pakistan from April 15 to 16

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Embassy Iran clarifies reasons behind Iran’s attack on Israel

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Iran launched dozens of drones toward Israel. Iran confirmed

Pulese & BP

Unlocking the Secrets to Radiant Health: A Comprehensive Guide

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‘unfortunate incident’ in Bahawalnagar, joint inquiry to ascertain facts. ISPR

Banking Sector

Three in four people would be happier living in a smart and connected city. Report

Karachi  (  Web News  ) Three in four people would be happier living in a smart and connected city, according to a new

Karandaaz and Bank of Punjab Join Forces to Digitize Agriculture Lending

Karandaaz Pakistan and the Bank of Punjab Join Forces to Digitize Agriculture Lending ISLAMABAD  (  Web  News  ) The Bank of Punjab (BOP)

The decision to pay pensions to 11,500 pensioners of NBP is upheld

The decision to pay pensions to 11,500 pensioners of the National Bank is upheld National Bank should pay Rs 60 billion in a

Zindigi and SBP Drive Digital Evolution with Raast P2M

Zindigi and State Bank of Pakistan Drive Digital Evolution with Raast P2M LAHORE  (  Web  News  ) Zindigi aligning seamlessly with the strategic

Telecom

PUBG Gamers play to Contribute Donations to Edhi Schools

PUBG Gamers play to Contribute Donations to Edhi Schools KARACHI  (  Web News  ) PUBG MOBILE Pakistan, the leading mobile gaming platform, held an event

IFC approves financing for PTCL Group’s acquisition of Telenor Pakistan

IFC approves financing for PTCL Group’s acquisition of Telenor Pakistan ISLAMABAD  (  Web News  ) The Board of Directors of the International Finance Corporation (IFC) has provided a go-ahead for

Mobilink Bank Launches “Center of Excellence for Women”

Mobilink Bank Launches “Center of Excellence for Women” at Arid University Islamabad   (  Web News  ) Mobilink Bank, Pakistan’s leading digital microfinance bank, has reaffirmed its commitment to women’s financial

We are thrilled to partner with digital operator jazz. Justin Zhang

Jazz partners with Huawei to accelerate network digitization through the WISDOM framework. ISLAMABAD    ( Web  News  ) Pakistan’s leading digital operator has entered into a strategic partnership with Huawei

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

CCP to Conduct Analysis of Insurance Sector Under IMF’s PIMA

CCP to Conduct Analysis of Insurance Sector Under IMF’s Public Investment Management Assessment (PIMA) ISLAMABAD  (  Web  News  ) The Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP) has embarked on a Competition Assessment of the Insurance Sector. This study is being conducted under the IMF’s Public Investment Management Assessment (PIMA) framework for Pakistan. This assessment aims to evaluate the government’s footprint on key sectors of the economy through State-owned Enterprises and its implications for competition and the overall economic landscape. The CCP’s

Business community witnesses slight improvement in sentiments: Gallup Survey

Business community witnesses slight improvement in sentiments: Gallup Survey KARACHI  (  Web News  ) Largely pessimistic about the future, more of the country’s business owners

CCP Aims to Propose Digital Competition Bill for Pakistani Market

CCP Aims to Propose Digital Competition Bill for, Pakistani Market ISLAMABAD  (  Web  News  ) The Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP) has launched a “Competition

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It is breakdown of diplomacy’ & UN Security Council failure. FO Pakistan

Middle East, Pakistan calls for restraint & moving towards de-escalation: Mumtaz Zahra Baloch Says it is breakdown of diplomacy’ & UN Security Council failure ISLAMABAD  (  Web News ) Pakistan

Saudi Foreign Minister to visit Pakistan from April 15 to 16

Saudi Foreign Minister to visit Pakistan from April 15 to 16 ISLAMABAD   (  Web News )  A high-level Saudi delegation,

Embassy Iran clarifies reasons behind Iran’s attack on Israel

Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Islamabad clarifies reasons behind Iran’s attack on Israel “The root of the continued

Iran launched dozens of drones toward Israel. Iran confirmed

Israel says Iran has launched more than 100 drones toward it and says it’s ready to respond. Iran had launched

‘unfortunate incident’ in Bahawalnagar, joint inquiry to ascertain facts. ISPR

ISPR says joint inquiry to ascertain facts of ‘unfortunate incident’ in Bahawalnagar Punjab IG says incident occurred due to ‘not

Gazans live on memories of past Eid festivals as war ruins special day..

Gazans live on memories of past Eid festivals as war ruins special day During better times, people would gather with

Pakistan economic reforms, face risk from a key factor of political uncertainty.

ISLAMABAD  (  Web News   )The Asian Development Bank forecast that Pakistan’s growth to restart gradually this fiscal year and improve

Broadband / Internet

Systems Limited graced with 3 accolades at IT & ITES Export Awards

Systems Limited graced with 3 accolades at IT & ITES Export Awards 2024 by PSEB ISLAMABAD  ( Web News ) Systems Limited, Pakistan’s premier IT services provider bagged 3 recognitions in the platinum category, namely Top IT &ITeS Exporters of 2024, Top IT Consultancy Services Providers, and Top BPO Services at the IT & ITES

SCO’s Software Technology Park Ignites Innovation, Collaboration & Prosperity

SCO’s Software Technology Park (STP) Ignites Innovation, Collaboration & Prosperity RAWALPINDI   (  Web News  ) Mirpur, the heart of Azad

Anti-Hezbollah messages replace screens at Beirut airport in cyberattack

Anti-Hezbollah message showing on a terminal screen in Beirut airport after it came under cyberattack on Sunday, January 7, 2024.

International News

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

Houthi-fired missile strikes a US-owned vessel off Yemen in Gulf of Aden

Houthi-fired missile strikes a US-owned vessel off Yemen in the Gulf of Aden, raising tensions JERUSALEM  (   Web News  ) A missile fired by Yemen’s Houthi rebels struck a U.S.-owned ship Monday just off the

Social Media

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

There are certain things on social media that need to be controlled: Rana Sanaullah

There are certain things on social media that need to be controlled: Rana Sanaullah Decides to consult journalists, stakeholders on social media amendment ISLAMABAD (

Education

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

Workshop on “Curriculum Development through Outcome Based Education and CDIO”

Workshop on “Curriculum Development through Outcome Based Education and CDIO” ISLAMABAD  (  Web News  ) National and International speakers of an International workshop at International

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

ICCI and IPO discuss joining hands in sensitizing the business community about IPRs

ICCI and IPO discuss joining hands in sensitizing the business community about IPRs ISLAMABAD  (  Web News ) Farukh Amil, Chairman, the Intellectual Property Organization of Pakistan (IPO-Pakistan) visited the Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry and discussed collaboration with ICCI to sensitize the business community about the importance of intellectual property rights for businesses

EMS system couldn’t perform well on the polling day. Dr. Goodluck

Commonwealth Observer Group head says a major party was deprived of its election symbol which created problems for the ‘illiterate’ voters Dr. Goodluck Jonathan appreciates the performance of the Election Commission of Pakistan ISLAMABAD  ( 

Serene has made sudden cancellation of flights a routine matter

Private Air Line Serene has made sudden cancellation of flights a routine matter Employees of Airline instead of tendering apology misbehave with the passengers ISLAMABAD  (  Web News ) Private Air Line Serene has made