Pakistan News

    Unilever Factory Locations In Pakistan

  • Nestle, Unilever think small in Big Food’s sales quest

    LONDON: Nestle and Unilever both snapped up small, artisanal brands on Thursday, part of a drive by big food firms to boost slowing sales with products seen as ethical or healthy...

    Natural, organic, artisanal or plant-based products have been a bright spot in an otherwise tepid market, where the need to buy growth and cut costs led to Danone’s purchase of WhiteWave and failed attempts by Kraft Heinz to buy Unilever and Mondelez to...

  • Unilever posts Rs1.23bn profit

    KARACHI: Unilever Pakistan Food Ltd’s profit-after-tax rose 5...

    21m to be invested, while the previous approvals in respect of investment in Nestle Pakistan; Tri-Pak Films; Sanofi Aventis; Siemens (Pakistan) and Packages Cons­truction (Pvt) Ltd were not utilised or partly utilised...

  • Unilever picks Rotterdam as Britain loses the battle before Brexit

    LONDON: Britain’s third biggest company Unilever picked Rotterdam over London for its main headquarters on Thursday in a blow to Prime Minister Theresa May’s government a year before Brexit...

    Under the new plan, Unilever will continue to be listed in London, Amsterdam and New York, and will divide into three divisions, keeping two based in Britain...

  • Work inspired by impressions of locations showcased

    The contributing artists, Mamoona Riaz and Farrukh Adnan, shared artwork that was mutually inspired by impressions of spaces and locations...

    “This exhibition presents multi-layered, exquisitely crafted pieces inspired by fragments, memories and impressions of locations that have impacted these two artists...

  • Hostage locations difficult to track and may be getting harder

    WASHINGTON: The US drone strike that accidentally killed two hostages in Pakistan exposes intelligence shortfalls that former and current US officials say appear to be growing more frequent as militants expand their safe havens and as Washington gathers less on-the-ground human intelligence...

    But as unrest spreads, militants are acquiring more safe havens, from Pakistan and Afghanistan to Syria, Libya, Yemen and Iraq, complicating...

  • Lists of LG constituencies being displayed at 231 locations

    KARACHI: The process of delimitation of constituencies of union committees, union councils and wards for holding the upcoming local government elections has been completed and currently the lists of proposed constituencies in the 29 districts of Sindh are on display at 231 designated centres and locations, it emerged on Monday...

    Sources close to the Election Commission of Pakistan told Dawn that all efforts were aimed at compliance...

  • DG ISPR issues open challenge to Indian army to share locations of targeted 'terror camps'

    The Pakistan Army's media wing on Monday issued an open challenge to the Indian army to share locations of the alleged terror camps the latter had claimed to have targeted in Azad Jammu and Kashmir...

    The challenge came in response to a tweet by Foreign Office spokesperson Dr Mohammad Faisal, who noted that the Indian high commission in Pakistan has not yet responded to an offer made by the director general of the Inter-Services...

  • Pakistan 'export factory for terror', Indian FM says at UNGA

    India's foreign minister took a swipe at Pakistan on Saturday, telling the United Nations (UN) that Islamabad had given the world "terrorists" while India was producing top-notch doctors and engineers...

    "Why is it today India is a recognised IT superpower in the world, and Pakistan is recognised only as the pre-eminent export factory for terror?" Sushma Swaraj told the General Assembly...

  • Bangladesh charges garment factory owner with murder

    DHAKA: Bangladeshi police on Monday charged 41 people including the owner of the Rana Plaza factory complex with murder over the building's collapse in 2013 that killed more than 1,100 people...

    Rana and 17 others have also been charged with violating the building code, for extending the six-storey structure — which was initially approved as a shopping centre — into a nine-storey factory complex...

  • Six die after inhaling toxic gas in pickle factory

    KARACHI: Six people died after inhaling toxic gases emitting from an underground tank containing a chemical substance being used in making pickle in a food factory set up in a residential area of Korangi on Sunday, police and hospital officials said...

    The owner of the factory was among the dead and the remaining five were workers, two of them father and son, the police added...

  • Global factory growth picks up

    LONDON: Global manufacturing growth accelerated slightly last month but re­­mained weak as firms again turned to existing orders to keep active, a business survey showed on Monday...

    JPMorgan’s Global Manu­facturing Purchasing Mana­gers’ Index (PMI), produced with Markit, nudged up to 51
  • Gujranwala boiler blast: factory owner arrested

    GUJRANWALA: The Cantonment police arrested on Monday the factory owner for the death of eight workers in a boiler blast near Ghakkhar on GT Road on Saturday...

    His son Shoaib Altaf Cheema, PML-N district information secretary, factory manager and engineers Saleem, Abbas, Ahmad, Imran and Ashfaq are already in police custody...

  • Fireworks factory explosion kills seven in Italy

    ROME: At least seven people died in an explosion at a fireworks factory near Bari, on Italy’s Adriatic coast, on Friday...

    The ANSA news agency said the explosion destroyed the Bruscella factory in Modugno and that the death toll might rise once firefighters are able to gain full access to the site...

  • Families seek monument to Baldia factory fire victims

    KARACHI: A monument be erected at the place where the burnt-out facade of the Baldia garments factory stands and the culprits behind the country’s deadliest fire that claimed 259 lives on September 11, 2012 be arrested, demanded the families of the victims on the third anniversary of the incident...

    Congregated in front of the Baldia factory where they were received with red flags on Friday, the families once again relived the evening...

  • More
Back to top