PTCL arranges Sports Gala 2017

ISLAMABAD (PR): PTCL, being a caring employer, arranged Sports Gala 2017 at F-9 Park, in which employees and their families participated with immense enthusiasm. Syed Mazhar Hussain, Chief Human Resource Officer (CHRO), PTCL, along with other senior executives, staff members and their families participated in the event, which marked the culminating stage of preliminary rounds of sports competitions held in various cities of Pakistan. The winning teams of badminton, table tennis, squash, lawn tennis and cricket were given prizes and trophies in the grand finale.

The event commenced with Tilawat-e-Quran and national anthem. Infused with the company spirit and sportsmanship, cricket matches were played amongst different teams representing senior management, executives and other staff members. A healthy sense of competition fueled an emotionally chargedcrowd in the serene environment of F-9 Park. A large gathering of PTCL employees, executives and their families witnessed this exciting cricket contest. On the conclusion of matches, prizes were distributed amongst winners of competitions and participating teams. In fiercely contested sports competitions, North Zone emerged victorious, closely followed by Headquarters. Highlight of the program was variety of fun games for the families of PTCL employees.

 

 

ACCA, Women Chamber Multan hold conference

MULTAN (PR): ACCA & Women Chamber Multan organized an exclusive conference “Turning the Tide – Women in Business.”

This conference was an outcome of a partnership between the two organization having similar goals with respect to women empowerment issue. Representatives from the leading organisations present at the event included CIPE International, Ramada, Excellence Delivered, Fatima Group, Hafeez and Shama Cooking Oil, SOS Pakistan. These organizations are the pioneering brands who have partnered with ACCA for the event for the first time in south Punjab.

The event featured a panel discussion which revolved around ACCA’s report on ‘Increasing gender diversity to boost performance’. The chief guest at the conference was Syeda Abida Hussain – politician & philanthropist.

 

 

Kiran Sitara Programme holds conference

Karachi (PR): Kiran Sitara Programme, IRD and Indus Health Network in collaboration with the Department of Education, Government of Sindh organised a conference “She Leads” at the PAF ground the other day. ‘She Leads’ conference was conducted to highlight and celebrate the success of young students who participated in the Kiran Sitara program. This initiative is an Adolescent Health and Leadership program which mobilizes young girls at government schools and private schools across Pakistan.

By teaching adolescent students skills such as communication, negotiation, leadership, human rights and combining that with basic health care knowledge and directives, the Kiran Sitara is creating a network of social impact leaders.

 

Descon celebrates its 40 Years

LAHORE (PR): In a gracious full day event held at Descon’s headquarters in Lahore, the company celebrated its 40 years marking a long and successful journey of four decades. The event was presided by Chairman of Descon, Abdul Razak Dawood. Descon is a leader in Pakistani multinationals and a source of inspiration for young entrepreneurs. He maintained that Descon will continue its efforts to provide best quality services to its clients and become a source of pride for Pakistan in the future as well.

 

UBL Virtual Prepaid Card launched

KARACHI (PR): UBL has launched its ‘Virtual Prepaid Card’ to keep up with the ever increasing demand for e-commerce transactions and the need for a safer and more secure payment option. UBL’s Virtual Prepaid Card is the most versatile prepaid solution in the market, catering to the growing population of the digitally savvy generation. This Card is designed to create customer convenience in the E-Commerce universe by providing a care-free online shopping experience. UBL’s Virtual Prepaid Card stands out from the competition, since it provides its account holders the flexibility to call-up the Contact Center or log-on to their internet banking at any point in time 24x7 and get their virtual card in less than 10 minutes; without any hassle and requiring no paperwork or documentation.

 

Ufone launches Double Befikri Offer in Gujranwala and Hafizabad

GUJRANWALA (PR): Ufone has launched a special ‘Double Befikri Offer’ especially for customers of Gujranwala and Hafizabad enabling subscribers to consume 2GB internet in 7 days for just Rs. 76.94 inclusive of all taxes. Customers in Gujranwala and Hafizabad will be able to subscribe to this offer by dialing *02# or through a load from the nearest retailer.

Customers may subscribe to this offer more than once and can check their remaining balance and resources by dialing *706#. This competitive market offer caters to the needs of the customers, without them having to worry about any additional charges and tax calculations.

The Double Befikri Offer proves Ufone’s continuing commitment to empower the people of Pakistan with the most convenient communication tools and services that enable them to remain connected, at a price that suits them the most.

 

 

FINCA opens new branches in Yazman, Kot Addu

LAHORE (PR): FINCA Microfinance Bank Limited, one of the fastest growing microfinance banks in the country, has launched its branch operations in two new cities. The new branches in Yazman (Bahawalpur district), and Kot Addu (Muzaffargarh district), will improve access to financial solutions for micro entrepreneurs and unbanked communities in the area.

The expansion comes as part of FINCA’s purpose to provide responsible and impactful financial services to enable micro, small entrepreneurs and low-income communities to invest in their futures. This addition brings the total number of branches in FINCA Pakistan’s network to 115, in over 104 cities, making progress on our mission to alleviate poverty through lasting solutions that help people build assets, create jobs and raise their standard of living.