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  • Turkish firm acquires Dawlance for $258m

    KARACHI: Arçelik AS, a global leader in the home appliances industry, on Friday announced the $258 million acquisition of Dawlance, Pakistan’s market-leading home appliance brand, as part of its global expansion into fast-growth opportunity markets...

    The transaction will give Arçelik, which is owned by Koç Group, Turkey’s largest industrial conglomerate, a significant presence in the world’s sixth most populous country at a time of...
  • 16m euros to be injected in Dawlance

    KARACHI: An additional capital of 16 million euros is expected to be injected in Dawlance this year while new equipment and machinery are being deployed to further expand the company’s product range, Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Arcelik Mr Ozuzhan Ozturk said...

    A press release issued following the CTO’s visit to Pakistan said that since acquiring Dawlance in 2016, Arçelik — Turkey’s largest enterprise — has invested more than 36...
  • Centre-provinces row on service tax ‘to hurt investment climate’

    KARACHI: A body comprising manufacturing and services companies urged the federal and provincial governments on Wednesday not to drag the matter of input sales tax on services in courts as it could damage the climate for investment...

    According to a press release issued by the Pakistan Business Council (PBC), the Sindh High Court on Tuesday granted a stay order against the federal government’s move to deny offset of input sales tax on...
  • It’s now Pakistan Metro Bus Service

    ISLAMABAD: Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif on Sunday formally announced to rename the metro bus service as the Pakistan Metro Bus Service...

    It may be noted that at the launch of the bus service at the Convention Centre three days ago, the chief minister had expressed his desire to rename the Rawalpindi-Islamabad metro bus service
  • China-Pakistan corridor: NP criticises centre for not taking Balochistan govt on board

    QUETTA: The Central Committee of the National Party criticised the federal government for not taking the Balochistan government and NP leadership into confidence on the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project...

    It sought a 50 per cent share in the Gwadar Port Authority and announced that a committee would be formed to draft a legislation for claiming revenue to be generated from the corridor in the province
  • Pakistan Chowk Community Centre inaugurated

    KARACHI: As Pakistan Chowk is a symbol of the city’s rich cultural and historical fabric, the inauguration of the Pakistan Chowk Community Centre (PCCC) on Wednesday was another step by concerned citizens and activists to reclaim the space long usurped by increasing violence, hoards of waste and gentrification...

    The flag bearer of the initiative is architect Marvi Mazhar who spoke about how far the project, initially only a concept, has...
  • Pakistan sets up facilitation centre in Riyadh for 'distressed' Saudi-based workers

    ISLAMABAD: The Pakistani embassy in Riyadh has set up 'Special Facilitation Centre' to provide welfare to Pakistani workers in Saudi Arabia who are suffering from financial problems and distress, a PM House statement said on Tuesday...

    "The prime minister has instructed the Pakistan embassy to assist the Pakistani workers in distress and take all possible steps to resolve their grievances at the earliest," read the statement
  • Pakistan's first medical simulation centre opens at AKU

    KARACHI: Students and professionals working in the medical field would now have an opportunity to hone their skills in mock operating rooms and on patient manikins that could be programmed according to a specific medical condition...

    This milestone in the medical field has recently been achieved with the establishment of the Centre for Innovation in Medical Education (CIME) at the Aga Khan University (AKU)
  • US built tactical operations centre in Pakistan: Kerry

    WASHINGTON: US Secretary of State John Kerry has said that Pakistan was among the key countries where the United States has constructed state-of-the-art tactical security operations centres...

    In a 21-page exit memo, the outgoing top US diplomat also named Afghanistan and Iraq among the countries where the Obama administration has built such centres
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