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May 18, 2018 12:00 AM Nepra seeks explanation for widespread power outage

ISLAMABAD: The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) has taken a serious notice of the hours-long power outage in the KP and Punjab provinces after the National Transmission of Dispatch Company’s (NTDC) northern system tripped on 16th May 2018. The regulator has directed the NTDC to submit a detailed report on the issue. On Wednesday 1

May 17, 2018 12:00 AM SCB obtains licence to distribute units

KARACHI: Standard Chartered Bank (Pakistan) Limited (SCBPL) is the first commercial bank to obtain licence to act as securities advisers for distribution of the units of Collective Investment Schemes and / or Voluntary Pension Funds by the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan, a statement said on Wednbesday. Currently, SCBPL through its wealth

May 13, 2018 12:00 AM Pak rugby team to feature in Asian Rugby C’ship

LAHORE: Pakistan rugby team will leave for 4-nation Div III Asian Rugby Championship 2018 on May 14. Team Manager Yahya Bhatti informed that a very good and balanced team, in which all departments and units players included, has been selected. Pakistan is in Div III and will play their first test match after three years. The team has been preparing for this championship 2

May 13, 2018 12:00 AM Punjab imposes strict conditions on flour supply under Ramazan package

LAHORE: The Punjab government has imposed strict conditions on wheat flour supply under Ramazan package 2018 to check misappropriation. To ensure grinding of highly subsidised wheat, the Food Department had asked flourmill owners to submit fresh power meter reading along with copies of three months’ paid electricity bills by Saturday (May 12, 2018). The comparison

May 7, 2018 4:56 PM Rear Admiral Asif Khaliq takes over as Commander Karachi

Karachi: Rear Admiral Asif Khaliq has assumed the responsibilities as Commander Karachi. Rear Admiral Ather Mukhtar handed over the command to newly appointed commander Karachi in an impressive ceremony held at PNS BAHADUR today. Upon assumption of command, Rear Admiral Asif Khaliq is now commander of all training units of Pakistan Navy at Karachi 1

May 1, 2018 12:00 AM Atlas Honda unveils Rs1.7bln investment plan to expand production capacity

KARACHI: Motorcycle manufacturer Atlas Honda on Monday announced more than Rs1.7 billion in investment to expand its production capacity on growing demand of two-wheelers in the country. “Atlas Honda Limited, a joint venture of Atlas Group and Honda Motor Company, is pleased to announce an investment plan for the expansion of its motorcycle operations 10

April 27, 2018 12:00 AM PBF to hold badminton league

ISLAMABAD: The National Ranking Badminton Tournament will get under way at the Rodham Hall from today (Friday). The tournament that carries Rs150,000 in prize money would see all affiliated units competing in the event. Apart from hosts Islamabad, teams from Fata, AJK, Sindh, Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Army, SNGPL, NBP, PTCL and Police will take part in the competition 14

April 24, 2018 12:00 AM FBR mulls sales tax hike for steel industry

KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) is considering an increase in sales tax on steel industry to Rs15/electricity unit from an existing Rs10.5 to bring it at par with other sectors, officials said on Monday. The current sales tax for steel melters is much lower than the standard rate. In fact, the sales tax on melters, re-rollers and ship breakers 18

April 20, 2018 12:00 AM Nishat Mills finalises auto venture deal with Hyundai

KARACHI: Nishat Mills Limited on Thursday announced it has joined hands with South Korea’s Hyundai Motor Company (HMC) to start manufacturing passenger and commercial vehicles. “Hyundai Nishat Motor, a subsidiary of Nishat Mills Limited has entered into a non-exclusive distributorship agreement with HMC, for the rights to distribution of passenger cars and one-ton 13

April 17, 2018 12:00 AM King Salman, Abbasi witness closing ceremony of military drill

ALJUBAIL (Saudi Arabia): Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi along with several other world leaders Monday witnessed a grand closing ceremony of an unprecedented 24-country military exercise Gulf Shield 1. Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz al Saud received the leaders, defence and foreign ministers, and heads of different armed forces at the event, held in the desert 7