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Pakistan - Industries & Sectors

Shipping activity at Port Qasim  KARACHI: One ship arrived at the port Qasim to discharge diesel oil at FOTCO on Saturday.   Berth occupancy was maintained at 43% on Saturday where a total of six ships namely M.V Amspegasus III, M.V Anayan Naree, M.V MSC Scotland, M.T STX Forte, M.T AL-Soor II, M.T Bhaai Ravi are currently occupying berths to load/offload cement, corn, containers, palm oil, diesel oil, Paraxylene was handled at Port last 24 hours.   Cargo handling operations were carried out smoothly and a cargo volume 48746 tonnes comprising 37764 tonnes import, 10962 tonnes export and 217 (Tues) was handled during last 24 hours, said a statement here Sunday.   M.V MSC Scotland , M.T Bhaai Ravi sailed on Saturday Afternoon. M.T STX Fotre sailed on Sunday morning.   M.T Dongbu Promy 2 at LCT, M.V Maersk Missouri arrive on Sunday.   Copyright APP (Associated Press of Pakistan), 2012 ...

Pakistan - Industries & Sectors

Shipping activity at Port Qasim  KARACHI: Six Ships arrived at discharge diesel oil at FOTCO Containers at QICT chemical at EVTL and palm oil at LCT on Friday.   Berth occupancy was maintained at 50%at the Port on Saturday where a total of seven ships namely M.V Sapphir-11, M.V Amspegasus III, M.T STX Forte, M.V Asian Trader, M.V MSC Scotland, M.V MSC Sina, M.T Alkuwaitiah, M.V Anayan Naree, M.T Bhaai Ravi are currently occupying berths to load/offload cement, corn, containers, palm oil, ...

Pakistan - Industries & Sectors

LCCI urges India to allow investments in Pakistan  RECORDER REPORT LAHORE: The Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) on Friday urged Indian government to permit Indian investments in Pakistan in the same fashion it has granted permission to Pakistani investors. Talking to visiting Indian External Affairs Minister S M Krishna at a reception hosted by Indian High Commission, LCCI President Irfan Qaiser Sheikh, according to the LCCI spokesman, said that liberalisation of visa regime for bona fide businessmen, early removal of Pakistan-specific non-tariff barriers ...

Pakistan - Industries & Sectors

APTMA’s glory back with dynamic leadership of industry  RECORDER REPORT LAHORE: All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) glory is back with dynamic leadership in the driving seat of industry, winning the hearts of government by ensuring a win-win situation both for industry and the exchequer.   Gohar Ejaz is leading the textile industry from front and gradually influencing general industry leadership through his proactive and positive attitude.   This phenomenon was manifested impressively in Faisalabad on Friday when Gohar brought together the industry stakeholders and the government.   Advisor to ...

Pakistan - Industries & Sectors

Shipping activity at Port Qasim KARACHI: Two ships, C.V CMA CGM Amber and C.V Hammonia Pacificum carrying containers were allotted berths at Qasim International Container Terminal on Thursday.   Meanwhile another ship Al-Kuwaitah with diesel oil also arrived at outer anchorage of Port Qasim on same day.   Berth occupancy was maintained at the Port at fifty percent on Thursday where seven ships namely C.V CMA CGM Amber, C.V Hammonia Pacificum, M.V Sapphire-II, M,V AMS Pegasus-III, M.V Ananya Naree, M.T Chemroad Vega and M.T ...

Pakistan - Industries & Sectors

Shipping Activity at Port Qasim KARACHI: Three ships carrying containers and diesel oil were allotted berths on Qasim International Containers Terminal and FOTCO Terminal during last 24 hours, a PQA statement issueed here Thursday said.   Meanwhile six more ships scheduled to load/offload containers and edible oil are also arrived at outer anchorage of Port Qasim during last 24 hours.   Berth occupancy was 75% at the Port on Thursday where total number of eight ships namely Al Sabahia, CGM Rossini, Ananya Naree, AMS ...

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Billions being spent to strengthen e-government, IT infrastructure development ISLAMABAD: Federal government plans to spend Rs. 4.6 billion on Information Technology projects during this year with emphasis on strengthening e-government and human resource and infrastructure development.   There are around 43 projects which are being executed in the sector and their total cost is Rs. 22.9 billion, an official at Ministry of Information Technology and Communications said on Wednesday.   The official said in order to achieve strategic objectives and enhance the economic growth, policy reforms are envisaged ...