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HBL third quarter profit before tax climbs to Rs 8.4 billion

HBL third quarter profit before tax climbs to Rs 8.4 billion

Habib Bank Limited Tuesday declared Q3 2019 profit before tax of Rs 8.4 billion, more than double over the corresponding period of last year. HBL's...

China’s Topsports raises $1.01 billion in Hong Kong IPO

China’s Topsports raises $1.01 billion in Hong Kong IPO

Chinese sportswear manufacturer Topsports International Holdings Ltd has raised $1.01 billion after pricing its shares at HK$8.50 in a Hong Kong initial public offering (IPO),...

‘Technology is the key to documentation’ an interview with Veqar Ul Islam, CEO Jaffer Business Systems (JBS)

‘Technology is the key to documentation’ an interview with Veqar Ul Islam, CEO Jaffer Business Systems (JBS)

Jaffer Brothers is one of the first businesses incorporated in Pakistan right after independence. Today the Jaffer group has several companies under its umbrella with...

An interview with Naushaba Shahzad, President/CEO (Acting), First Women Bank Limited: ‘SMEs are our top priority’

An interview with Naushaba Shahzad, President/CEO (Acting), First Women Bank Limited: ‘SMEs are our top priority’

Naushaba Shahzad, (Acting) President & CEO First Women Bank Limited, has had a successful banking career history with FWBL; with diverse banking experience. During her...

Punjab Oil Mills Limited

Punjab Oil Mills Limited

Punjab Oil Mills (PSX: POML) was incorporated as a public limited company in February 1981. The company is listed in the Vanaspati & Allied Industries...

Pakistan Petroleum Limited

Pakistan Petroleum Limited

Pakistan Petroleum Limited (PSX: PPL) is a key supplier of natural gas in the country. The company is engaged in conducting exploration, prospecting, development and...

Kohat Cement Limited (KOHC)

Kohat Cement Limited (KOHC)

Kohat Cement (PSX: KOHC) is by far one of the strongest cement players in the industry and its consistent growth, strong demand in the market...

H&M posts first quarterly profit rise in over two years

H&M posts first quarterly profit rise in over two years

H&M, the world's second-biggest fashion retailer, reported on Thursday its first quarterly rise in pretax profit in over two years and said efforts to meet...

Quiet start for Cboe’s Brexit share trading hub in Amsterdam

Quiet start for Cboe’s Brexit share trading hub in Amsterdam

Cboe Europe's new share trading hub, which launched in Amsterdam on Tuesday, has attracted light trading so far, giving nervous regulators and policymakers in Britain...

‘National vocational training capacity at 400,000 against demand of 2.5 million’ an interview with Syed Javed Hassan, Chairman NAVTTC

‘National vocational training capacity at 400,000 against demand of 2.5 million’ an interview with Syed Javed Hassan, Chairman NAVTTC

Syed Javed Hassan has over thirty years of experience in leadership roles both internationally and in Pakistan. Prior to becoming chairman of National Vocational &...