Daily Archives: May 13, 2020

Death toll from coronavirus across world rises to 293,348

The death toll from coronavirus across the world has risen to 293,348 while 4,363,042 cases have been reported globally. Meanwhile, 1,613,346 people have so far recovered from the infection. The United States has the highest number of total deaths with

Confirmed Coronavirus cases rise to 34,336 in Pakistan

The number of confirmed Coronavirus infection cases in the country has risen to 34,336 with 31 new deaths. 2,255 fresh cases have also been reported and 11,848 tests conducted. So far 13,225 cases have been registered in Punjab, 12,610 in

Coordinated policy implemented for wheat procurement campaign in Punjab: Aleem

Punjab Senior Minister Abdul Aleem Khan has said a coordinated policy has been implemented for the wheat procurement campaign in the province. He was addressing the House during the Question Hour Session of the Punjab Assembly. He said 72 %

Mian Aslam urges traders to implement SOPs in markets

Punjab Minister for Industries & Trade  Mian Aslam Iqbal said government has  opened the markets on the request of traders community but traders did not live up to our expectations. He expressed this view while meeting with traders at Lahore

Mobilink Microfinance Bank Records The Highest Profit in The Industry

Mobilink Microfinance Bank has recorded double-digit growth of 12% year-on-year in 2019 with a handsome increase in its values of assets, deposits, and loan portfolio. The bank’s profits increased to Rs. 920 million in 2019 from Rs. 818 million in

Cost Audit of 5 Major Industries is Necessary To Maintain Competition: CCP

The Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP) has issued a Policy Note recommending that the Securities & Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) should restore the requirement of cost audit of five sectors in particular, and all other sectors in general, for

Jazz and Mountain Dew come Together for an Online Gaming Tournament

Jazz, Pakistan’s leading digital communications company has partnered with PepsiCo to become the data partner for a partnership between flagship gaming platform of ‘Mountain Dew’, ‘Dew Gamers Arena’, and ‘Game Now’ for a four-week long PUBG tournament. All Jazz users

MSCI Retains Pakistan in the Emerging Market Index

Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI) has maintained Pakistan’s status within the MSCI Emerging Market Index. The firm has announced the results of the May 2020 Semi-Annual Index Review for MSCI Equity Indexes including MSCI Global Standard Index and MSCI Global