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Pakistan Australia joint Mountain Military Expedition

Rawalpindi: Lieutenant General Muzammil Hussain, Inspector General Training and Evaluation visited expedition Base Camp to meet the Australian Army Expedition Team at Spantik. To share the vast experiences of Pakistan Army in mountaineering, a joint mountain expedition of Pakistan and Australia is on the way for summit attempt of Spantik. Australian Army Expedition Team is comprising six members headed by an experienced mountaineer Major Zayc. Lieutenant Colonel Ahsan Kayani from Pakistan Army is leading the team including nine members. For […]

Proper regulations needed to support ailing leasing sector: Raza Khan, Chairman Coordination

Islamabad: Raza Khan, Chairman Coordination, FPCCI on Thursday said that government should announce a bailout package for leasing sector. Leasing has great potential but it faces serious handicaps like unhealthy environment, lack of qualified staff, tax considerations, delayed payments, bad debts, and premature credit decisions which is marring its growth, he said. Speaking to business community and representatives of leasing companies at FPCCI, Capital Office, he said that few years back we have some 33 leasing while 20 Mudaraba-based investment […]

Uplifting women through entrepreneurship imperative

Islamabad: Samina Fazil, President, Islamabad Women’s Chamber of Commerce and Industry (IWCCI) on Thursday said 2-day Women Entrepreneurs Eid Expo will kick off tomorrow. The inter-provincial expo will provide an opportunity to the women entrepreneurs across Punjab and Khyber Pakhtoon Khwa to expand their businesses, she said. Speaking to business women, Samina said that expo scheduled July 23-24 at a local hotel in Blue Area will show window handmade embroidery, dresses, jewellery, decoration pieces, traditional pots, and bridal accessories made […]