Pak-Qatar Family Takaful signs MoU with Oladoc

Karachi: Pak-Qatar Family Takaful recently came into an agreement with Oladoc (Pakistan’s premier digital healthcare platform) after a digital signing ceremony held in Karachi. The agreement will enable Oladoc to make healthcare easily accessible in Pakistan. The agreement was signed by Mr. Tariq Saeed Chaudhry, Country Head – Corporate Distribution… Continue reading

Global Ports Holding signs 25-year concession agreement for Prince George Wharf, Nassau

LONDON: Global Ports Holding, the world’s largest independent cruise port operator, announced that Nassau Cruise Port Ltd (NCP) has signed a 25-year concession with the Government of the Bahamas for the Prince George Wharf and related areas, at Nassau cruise port. NCP is a consortium comprising GPH, the Bahamas Investment… Continue reading

WPP agrees to sell Kantar for $4.0bn to Bain Capital

LONDON: WPP Plc has entered into an agreement to sell 60% of Kantar, its global data, research, consulting and analytics business, to Bain Capital. The Proposed Transaction creates a strong partnership for the development and growth of Kantar and values the whole of Kantar at a headline enterprise value of… Continue reading

Energean signs agreement with INGL for the transfer of near shore and onshore infrastructure

LONDON: Energean Oil and Gas plc has signed a Detailed Agreement with Israel Natural Gas Lines (INGL) for the transfer of title of the near shore and onshore part of the infrastructure that will deliver gas from the Karish and Tanin FPSO into the Israeli national gas transmission grid. An… Continue reading

Duty schedules for imports under China FTA revised

KARACHI: Government of Pakistan has revised the schedule of taxation/duty on imports from China under the Free Trade Agreement (FTA), wherein just one duty/tax slab has been fixed ranging zero percent to 20 percent. The government issued SRO 570(I)/2017, which has amended the SRO No.659(I)/2007 and replaced the schedules of… Continue reading

PSO outlets across country to have ATMs

KARACHI: Pakistan State Oil (PSO) and Allied Bank Limited (ABL) have signed an agreement to facilitate deployment of ABL ATMs at PSO stations nationwide, a statement said on Thursday. Under this agreement, ABL’s ATMs would be installed at PSO outlets across the country. The agreement promises to be a mutually… Continue reading

APTMA urges implementation of agreement on Zero Rating

KARACHI: Chairman APTMA Tariq Saud Thursday said the Zero Rating Sales Tax issue to five export oriented Textile sector has been twisted by some elements of the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) which, instead of supporting the exporters, has created number of problems for them. He told the “customnews.pk”. “The… Continue reading