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  • Axact VP sentenced to 21 months in prison by US court in diploma mill scam

    Umair Hamid, a vice president of Axact, has been sentenced to 21 months in prison in the United States for his role in an international diploma mill scheme operated through the company, announced Joon H...

    “Umair Hamid and Axact operated a massive diploma mill that preyed on consumers who thought their tuition would pay for a college education," said Joon H...

  • 1 dead, 14 workers injured in furnace unit explosion at steel mill in Haripur

    One worker of a private steel mill was killed while 14 others received burns on Wednesday due to an explosion in the factory's furnace unit in Khyber Pukhtunkhwa's Haripur district...

    One worker succumbed to his injuries after reaching Combined Military Hospital (CMH) in Wah CanttSeven of the 14 inured workers of Mustehkam Steel Mill have are still in critical condition, police sources conducting rescue activities confirmed...

  • Sugar mill disputes TCP’s claim

    ISLAMABAD: A sugar mill owned by politician Humayun Akhtar Khan accused the Trading Corporation of Pakistan (TCP) of misleading the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) with regard to outstanding dues against it...

  • Sugar mill sealed for default in Okara

    OKARA: The district administration, on the orders of the Lahore High Court (LHC), sealed the Abdullah Sugar Mills for defaulting on Rs400 million growers’ dues and taxes, said a handout issued by the district officials...

    District Coordination Officer Kaiser Saleem after receiving court orders made a committee, consisting of Deepalpur Assistant Commisioner Asif Rauf Khan and district officers of enterprises, food department, excise and...
  • Power theft case in MPA’s mill Fesco officials to be ‘booked’ to recover missing meters

    FAISALABAD: A three-member committee of the Faisalabad Electric Supply Company (Fesco) recommended ‘registering a case’ against the Fesco officials to recover missing meters installed at the steel mills of a PML-N MPA who was allegedly involved in an electricity theft case...

    The committee interrogated the issue for about two months but failed to trace the meters even after grilling the officials and recording the statement of MPA Tahir...
  • Textile mill owners, workers hold ‘black day’

    LAHORE: Textile mill owners and workers observed a ‘black day’ on Tuesday and held a countrywide protest against what they described as the federal government’s failure to meet their demands aimed at reviving the viability of the textile industry...

    The protest campaign was kicked off on Saturday by textile millers who held a token demonstration outside the offices of the Punjab chapter of the All Pakistan Textile Mills Association...

  • Axact executive pleads guilty in 'diploma mill' scam: US Department of Justice

    A Pakistani man associated with Axact in a senior capacity pleaded guilty on Friday in the US to charges of conspiracy to commit wire fraud in connection with an international “diploma mill” scheme, according to the US Department of Justice (DOJ)...

    “Operating from Pakistan, Umair Hamid helped fraudulently rake in millions of dollars from unwitting American consumers who paid to enroll in, and get degrees from, high schools and...

  • ‘Missing’ mill managers booked in Rs700m bank fraud case

    An FIR (35/2015) was registered against them on a complaint of an officer of the mill, Khuda Bukhsh Jamali...

    Mr Jamali stated in his complaint that the two managers in connivance with Mr Khatti unlawfully used the CNICs of over 100 farmers and growers to draw the amount from the bank branch under a guarantee provided by the mill management that the money would be distributed among the farmers and growers as small loans for...

  • Known sugar mill being moved to Rahim Yar Khan

    The mill remained functional during the current sugarcane crushing season but as soon as the season was over its machinery is being uninstalled and transported to Rahim Yar Khan, where it will be installed at a new place...

    The mill was set up in 1992 by the late Mian Sharif (father of the Sharif brothers) on 571 kanal...

  • Labouring for a living at a steel mill

    These rods are used in the construction of bridges and buildings, and the demand for them has led to the establishment of re-rolling steel mills in every city in Pakistan, and dealers can even be found in small towns...

    The first step is to put bars of iron, called billets, into a furnace with oil-lit burners heated to 1,030 degrees Celsius...

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