Daily Archives: November 8, 2021


Strategic Partnership to Originate and Purchase Hospitality Loans Across All Major US Markets as Madison Newbond NEW YORK, Nov. 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Madison Realty Capital, a vertically integrated real estate private equity firm focused on debt and equity

‫۲۰۲۱ گرینڈ چیلنجز کیےسالانہ اجلاس میں بل اینڈ میلنڈا گیٹس فاؤنڈیشن نے کم اور متوسط آمدنی والے ممالک میں جدید اختراعی سائنس میں معاونت اور کوویڈ بحران کے خاتمے میں مدد کے لئے اقدامات کا اعلان کیا ہے

فاؤنڈیشن 10 سالہ نئے پروگرام کے لئے ابتدائی 50 ملین ڈالر کی فراہمی کا وعدہ کرتی ہےاور 14 افریقی سائنسدانوں کو سائنس لیڈرشپ فیلوشپ سے نوازتی ہے سیئٹل، 8 نومبر2021 /پی آر نیوز وائر/ — آج 17 ویں گرینڈ چیلنجز

At 2021 Grand Challenges Annual Meeting, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Announces Initiatives to Support Cutting-Edge Science in Low- and Middle-Income Countries and Help End the COVID Crisis

The foundation commits initial $50 million towards a new 10-year program and awards science leadership fellowships to 14 African scientists SEATTLE, Nov. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Today at the 17th Grand Challenges Annual Meeting, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announced

FBR Organizes AML/CFT Training Sessions for DNFBPs

The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR), in collaboration with the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), organized outreach and capacity-building sessions for Designated Non-Financial Businesses and Professions (DNFBPs) to ensure AML/CFT compliance in Karachi. The representatives from the

Prime Minister Briefed on STZA Projects & Achievements

Chairman Special Technology Zones Authority (STZA), Amer Ahmed Hashmi, called on Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday and briefed him on the progress and achievements of STZA. The Chairman briefed the Prime Minister on the progress of STZA vis-à-vis Islamabad

Rupee Posts Losses Against All Currencies After Surprises Last Week

The Pakistani Rupee (PKR) has posted losses against the US Dollar (USD) for the second time since last week as the local unit deteriorated by 50 paisas against the greenback in the interbank currency market today. The local currency maintained

Shaukat Tarin Says that Tax-to-GDP Ratio Needs to be Doubled

Shaukat Tarin, the Advisor to Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue, said that in order to achieve economic development, the tax-to-GDP ratio needs to be doubled. During a ceremony in Islamabad, the Advisor mentioned that he has assured the business

Govt Might Withdraw Gas Subsidy for Industrial Consumers

The government is considering withdrawing the subsidized gas rates of $6.5 per unit for the industrial sector, reported Dawn News. According to the report, the government is considering withdrawing the subsidized rates because of the supply shortages and unsustainable average

Bank Islami and Elahi Group File Compromise Agreement in Court

Bank Islami Pakistan Limited (BIPL) and Elahi Group of Companies (EGC)/Zafar Agencies (ZA) have filed a compromise agreement in the Sindh High Court through which all liabilities will be settled and full closure and withdrawal of all pending complaints and

PSX Proposes Reduction on Brokerage Commission on ETFs

The management of the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) has proposed a reduction of brokerage commission on Fixed Income Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) from 0.15 percent (3 paisa) to 0.01 percent (1 paisa) of the transactional value. According to the notification,