Tag: 2017

Jazz wins Shaukat Khanum Social Responsibility Award 2017

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article image PR:  At a ceremony held by Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital & Research Center (SKMCH&RC) to acknowledge its leading corporate donors and supporters for the year 2017, Jazz was awarded the Social Responsibility Award for the 6th time. “This award underscores Jazz’s commitment towards the local Healthcare sector as part of our Corporate Responsibility initiatives. We […]…Read More

HUAWEI consumer business group announces 2017 business results

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PR: HUAWEI has released its audited financial results for 2017, reporting solid business growth. The company’s total annual revenue was CNY 603.6 billion (USD 92.5 billion based on year-end exchange rates), an increase of 15.7% over 2016. Net profits were CNY 47.5 billion (USD 7.3 billion), an increase of 28.1% year-on-year. In HUAWEI’s consumer business, the […]…Read More

OPPO Delivers Double-Digit Growth and is Still Ranked No.2 in South-East Asia for 2017

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article image PR:  OPPO posted double-digit growth of over 29% in 2017 to rank second in annual smartphone shipments for the South-East Asia region, according to the latest report from market research firm International Data Corporation (IDC). The ‘Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker’ covers markets including Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam. Since establishing Thailand as its first […]…Read More

Nestlé Pakistan wins First prize for United Nations Global Compact (UNGC) Award 2017

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PR: For second time in a row, Nestlé Pakistan was awarded with First Prize for “Living the UN Global Compact Business Sustainability Award 2017″, in a multi-national category. In 2016, Nestlé Pakistan was awarded with the first prize as well in the category “Living the Global Compact Business Excellence 2014-15.” Winning this prestigious award twice in […]…Read More

Pakistan’s E-Commerce Market Size Exceeded $600 Million in 2017: SBP Reprts

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PR:  The State Bank of Pakistan has released their official numbers showing the actual size of the e-commerce market. Before delving into its analysis, let us first take a look at the numbers in full. Data Sources The two primary sources of the data are: Annual Performance Review (APR) 2016 – 2017 – Payment Systems […]…Read More

PTCL Group posted stable revenue of Rs. 117B in 2017

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PR:  Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL), the country’s leading telecom and ICT services provider has announced its financial results for the year ended December 31, 2017 at its Board of Directors meeting held in Islamabad on February 14, 2018. In 2017, the Group revenue remained stable at Rs. 117 billion after having declined 1% the year before. As […]…Read More

Senate passed National University of Technology Bill, 2017

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“The National University of Technology Bill, 2017” has been passed by Senate Standing Committee on Science and Technology. This institute will be established to produce skilled workforce as per international standards with advanced equipment. The institute will not only certify technical skill development in affiliated institutes and regulate to make future needs of the industry […]…Read More

Docufilm ‘Salam’ won Raw Science Film Festival Award 2017

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‘Salam’ docufilm on the science and life of Dr Abdus Salam, won the Raw Science Film Festival (RSFF) in Santa Barbara, California, US on January 6th, 2018. ‘Salam’ won 1st place in the category: Professional Documentary Feature > 60 minutes. ‘Salam’ is the debut production of Kailoola Prodctions. This year’s festival judges included eminent personalities, […]…Read More