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Alibaba Group expresses interest in Pakistan’s e-commerce industry

Alibaba Group expresses interest in Pakistan's e-commerce industry

Chairman Alibaba Group Jack Ma expressed his interest in investing in Pakistan’s e-commerce sector. Alibaba group has expressed enthusiasm in Pakistan’s e-commerce sector while accepting Premier’s invitation to visit Pakistan. Founder of the Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba Group Jack Ma said they are willing to sponsor small scale industries in developing countries including Pakistan. Ma added that his company was closely ... Read More »

Mastercard, NADRA sign accord to optimize Pakistan’s ID Cards with e-payments

Mastercard, NADRA sign accord to optimize Pakistan's ID Cards with e-payments

Mastercard and NADRA collaborate to upgrade Pakistan’s ID cards with e-payment facility Pakistani citizens will now be able to use their national identity cards (CNICs) to carry out financial transactions and receive government disbursements. This announcement was made at World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2017 being held in Davos, Switzerland. Mastercard, leading global payments & technology company, has announced a strategic ... Read More »

Pakistan-Turkey Free Trade Agreement negotiations make further progress

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Pakistan and Turkey undertook discussions on Agreement on Goods, Agreement on Services and Agreement on Investment ANKARA, (Turkey) –  The fifth (5th) Round of Pakistan-Turkey Free Trade Agreement (FTA) negotiations was held in Ankara on 21-23 December 2016. The Pakistan delegation was headed by Mian Asad Hayauddin, Additional Secretary, Ministry of Commerce and included officials of Ministry of Commerce, Ministry ... Read More »

Experts call for modern techniques to enhance Agri-production in Pakistan

Experts call for modern techniques to enhance Agri-production in Pakistan

“We need to change the cropping pattern for evolving new cropping zones in the country, according to climate and weather of the different regions of the country”, stressed Dr. Inam Ullah ISLAMABAD – Agriculture and environment experts have stressed the need for preemptive measures to adopt modern research and development methodology in order to enhance production of major crops for ... Read More »

South Asian leaders urged to improve trade and regional connectivity

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Experts urge the South Asian policymakers to prioritize dialogue over bilateral disputes between the states LAHORE – Enhancing people-to-people contact and institutional collaborations especially among the universities of Asian states is the best way forward to the much-needed inter-regional as well as intra-regional connectivity, according to the speakers at a policy dialogue held in Lahore. Speakers at the international conference ... Read More »

‘Made In Pakistan’ Exhibition opens in Almaty, Kazakhstan

‘Made In Pakistan’ Exhibition opens in Almaty, Kazakhstan

Around 42 stalls have been set up at the exhibition, jointly organized by Trade Development Authority of Pakistan and Haripur Chamber of Commerce Pakistan’s first single country Exhibition – ‘Made In Pakistan’ has been launched at Attakent Exhibition Centre, Almaty Kazakhstan on 10th November 2016. Pakistan Ambassador to Kazakhstan, H.E. Abdul Salik Khan, and Ms. Jitindar Cheema, Regional Director of ... Read More »

JS Bank sponsors TEDx Lahore Women 2016

TEDX Lahore Women

To highlight women empowerment and their contribution for changing and reshaping the future, TEDx Women 2016 event as held in Lahore,  Pakistan’s cultural hub. JS Bank sponsored “TEDx Lahore Women” held at a local university in Lahore. TEDx Lahore Women paved the way for forward-thinking individuals who seek to promote goodness and prosperity in our society and to reach out for the ... Read More »

Experts call for efficient and inclusive payments systems in Pakistan

Experts call for efficient and inclusive payments systems in Pakistan

Senior Government officials, financial service providers recognize the importance of digitizing person-to-government payments ISLAMABAD – Experts call for efficient, sustainable and inclusive payments systems for government receipts such as taxes, fees, and fines at a seminar in Islamabad. The dissemination event for the “Global Landscape Study on Digitizing P2G Payments” was organized by Karandaaz Pakistan, chaired by the Federal Secretary for Communications, ... Read More »

UNIDO and ICCI launch ‘Women in Green Industry’ Campaign

UNIDO in collaboration with Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry has launched an advocacy Campaign on Women in Green.

Pakistan Government is working on new SME Policy to focus on mainstreaming women in SMEs especially in green industry ISLAMABAD – Pakistan government is currently working on a new SME policy in consultation with all stakeholders that would focus on mainstreaming women in SMEs, especially in green industry, informed Mr. Khizar Hayat Gondal, Federal Secretary for Industries & Production. He was addressing as ... Read More »

U.S. reaffirms commitment to Trade and Investment with Pakistan

U.S. reaffirms commitment to Trade and Investment with Pakistan

ISLAMABAD – United States Trade Representative (USTR) Ambassador Michael Froman led a delegation to Islamabad to discuss the ongoing U.S.-Pakistan Trade and Investment Framework Agreement (TIFA) on October 18 with the Government of Pakistan.  The TIFA Council meeting, hosted by Federal Minister for Commerce Khurram Dastgir Khan, covered a broad range of trade and investment-related issues, including expanded market access for Pakistani ... Read More »

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