PTCL at front row in flood relief activities


STAFF REPORT ISB: Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL), prime telecommunication and ICT Company of Pakistan is leading from front in social sector as it strives for relief efforts in flood hit area. PTCL has established medical camp to provide health care facilities and first aid to the victims of the flood. PTCL in collaboration with local authorities and Pakistan Army has mobilized its resources by setting up medical camps comprising of PTCL doctors and medical staff equipped

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Govt urged to give relief to farming sector




STAFF REPORT ISB: Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) President Muzammil Hussain Sabri has urged the government to announce a relief package for the agriculture sector with the objective of reducing the input cost and improving productivity.
"The agriculture sector accounts for 21 per cent of the country’s gross domestic product, 43 per cent of employment and 45 per cent of total exports. Yet, the sector encountered multiple problems including a high input cost,

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Ufone provides life jackets to Pakistan Navy for flood relief


Karachi: To facilitate the residents of Sindh, Ufone extends its timely support in the form of life jackets which are being provided to Pakistan Navy at Navy Flood Camp, Sukkur for emergency response, as flood warning centers reported the onslaught of the deluge in a day, which is expected to cause major damages. The life jackets will help in rescue efforts whereby saving precious lives.

services are not only limited to its customers, in fact to all Pakistanis, which are extended

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Tax relief can jack up tractor manufacturing




STAFF REPORT MULTAN: A veteran industrialist has prescribed reduction in sales tax to give boost to tractor manufacturing which has declined to only 18,376 units in 2013-14 from 71,000 in 2010-11 since the levy of sales tax in 2011-12.
"The goal of modern and mechanized agriculture could only be achieved by reducing taxes on agriculture machinery and simplifying their purchase procedure," said Multan Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s (MCCI) convener of sub-committee on

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Mobilink, Navy start flood relief op in Balochistan

STAFF REPORT KHI: Mobilink, in continuation of its efforts to reach out to the flood affected areas across the country, has partnered with the Pakistan Navy to provide relief to flood victims in Balochistan. This effort follows Mobilink’s initial phase of flood relief activation that reached thousands of victims in Southern Punjab, says a press release issued here.The Company’s initial flood relief activity, organized in September last, had focused on victims in the vicinity of Rojhan Jamali

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