Commerce

PSO holds dealers conference, shares ambitious strategy of future growth

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- Sheikh Imran-ul-Haque, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the nation’s largest oil marketing company, Pakistan State Oil Company Limited (PSX: PSO), addressed a business conference in Lahore. PSO’s dealers from Faisalabad, Sahiwal, Gujranwala and Lahore divisions attended the meeting at the Management House where senior company management discussed PSO’s ambitious business growth strategy. Pakistan State Oil has

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Samsung launches ‘Note 8 Retailers Training Programme’ in Pakistan

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- Samsung is now conducting a Training Program in Karachi,Lahore and Islamabad, to enhance the capabilities of its extensive distribution network. The aim of this exercise is to maximize retailers’ knowledge about its latest innovative device – the Samsung Note 8 and to elevate the overall service skills of the personnel. Samsung is a global technology leader. Its

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12 outlaws held; stolen bikes and vehicle recovered

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Islamabad Police have arrested 12 outlaws from various of the city and recovered stolen vehicle, two bikes, narcotics and weapons from their possession, a police spokesman said. He said that Sub-Inspector Muhammad Farooq from Koral police station arrested Zahid and recovered stolen ike (RIM-2583) from him. ASI Iftikhar Ali from Khana police arrested Azhar

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Banking industry playing role in strengthening economy: Governor SBP

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- The banking sector in Pakistan has played a pivotal role in determining the overall economic growth and development and is constantly engaged in creating new opportunities while becoming one of the most sought-after careers in Pakistan,” said Governor State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) Mr. Tariq Bajwa addressing the second Pakistan Banking Awards on

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Motorbike Ambulance service launched in 9 major cities of Punjab

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif says new opportunities and avenues have been opened for investment and entrepreneurship due to enhancement of cooperation between the two countries. He was talking to Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Rajab Akdghan during meeting in Istanbul. Shahbaz Sharif said that Punjab government is starting Motorbike Ambulance service in nine cities of the

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Fundamental changes in Pak-China FTA demanded

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF), President All Karachi Industrial Alliance (AKIA), Senior Vice Chairman of the Businessmen Panel of FPCCI and Former Provincial Minister Mian Zahid Hussain on Friday demanded all the necessary changes in the Pak-China FTA which is heavily tilted towards Beijing. The trade deal has not benefitted Pakistan but resulted in

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Drug peddler held for supplying drugs to students; 7.20 kg hashish recovered

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Special Investigation Unit (SIU) of Islamabad Police has arrested a drug pusher who was involved in supplying drugs to students and recovered 7.20 kilogram hashish from him, a police spokesman said. On a tip off, SP (Investigation) Zeeshan Haider constituted a special team consisted of DSP CIA Muhamamd Ashraf Shah, Sub-Inspector Muhammad Azam, ASI

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AIIB assurance Sindh govt to finance four projects of Rs137 bn

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has shown interest to extend financial assistance to launch RS137.7 billion four projects, including Karachi Expressway/Ring road, S-III, Lining of KB Feeder and Kandhkot-Ghouspur bridge on River Indus. This decision was taken in a meeting held between Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah and Asian Infrastructure Investment

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Car sales up by 40 pc in first two months of new fiscal year

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- Car sales during the first two months of the new fiscal year surged by 40 percent to 52290 units. According to a report of leading brokerage house-Insight Securities, the launch of new products, subsidies and CPEC related demand has kicked off during FY2018 for the auto sector volumes. As per the recent numbers released

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Pakistan tax revenue stands at 12.6% of GDP: ADB

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Pakistan’s total tax revenue witnessed gradual increase from 10.6 per cent of Grand Domestic Product (GDP) in 2000 to 12.6 per cent of GDP in 2016. According to a report released by Asian Development Bank (ADB), Pakistan’s tax revenue in 2005 was 10.1 per cent during 2010, while it declined to 9.8 per cent

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