Lucky Cement wins international CSR award

KARACHI: Lucky Cement Limited (psx: LUCK) has secured 8th International Corporate Social Responsibility Award in the category of “Sustainability Initiative”. The award was organized by The Professionals Network (TPN). Read more »

Domestic oil sales plunge by 28.45pc in seven months

KARACHI: The domestic oil sales have dropped by 28.45 percent to 10.74 million tons during July – January 2018/2019 as compared with 15.01 million tons in the same period of the last... Read more »

Foreign investors’ Pakistan business confidence index decline by 26 percent

KARACHI: Overseas Investors Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OICCI) on Friday released results of its Business Confidence Index (BCI) Survey – Wave 17, which shows that the overall Business Confidence in Pakistan... Read more »

Sindh Engro Coal becomes first ISO certified pit mining company

KARACHI: Sindh Engro Coal Mining Company (SECMC) has become world’s first and only pit mining company to get ISO-45001:2018 certification, a statement said on Thursday.     The certification has been granted... Read more »

Lucky Cement posts decline in profit after tax by 16pc in first half

KARACHI: Lucky Cement Limited has posted decline in profit after tax by 16 percent to Rs5.5 billion for first half of the year ended December 31, 2018 as compared with the profit... Read more »

Port Qasim launches night navigation system

KARACHI: Night navigation system for the large vessels has been launched at Port Qasim for the very first time in the history of Pakistan. Read more »

NBP becomes settlement bank for Mobi Direct Payment System

KARACHI: National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) has signed an agreement to become settlement bank for Mobi Direct’s digital payment system.     The NBP, in continuation of the two MoU’s signed with... Read more »

UBL surrenders New York Branch license

KARACHI: United Bank Limited (UBL) has informed the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) on Tuesday that it has surrendered its New York branch license to the New York State Department of Financial Services... Read more »

Engro Vopak takes steps for women empowerment

KARACHI: Engro Vopak Terminal Limited in partnership with CIRCLE Women, a social enterprise focused on women’s economic empowerment, held Tech Karo’s Closing Ceremony on Monday, at the Karachi School of Business and... Read more »

PIA starts monitoring of free tickets

KARACHI: Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has started monitoring of free tickets granted to non-revenue and government agencies officials. Read more »

SECP asked to review CSR guidelines to align with SDGs

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Defence Production Ms. Zubaida Jalal has asked the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) to review its guidelines related to the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) for business... Read more »

PIA starts flight operation on three more routes

KARACHI: Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) is starting more flight operation on three routes to facilitate passengers of Peshawar and Multan. Read more »