Daraz Mobile Week sale starts on 3rd July with discounts upto 70% off

Karachi(Cliff News)Daraz’s highly anticipated Mobile Week – the year’s single biggest phone sale- is kicking off on the 3rd of July. The familiar theme of a sale that promises #MobileSabKayLiye returns! This is a bring-all-your-friends kind of mega sale event with Mega Deals, Flash Sales, Exclusive Launches and Brand Vouchers.The sale will feature amazing discounts on smartphones and phone accessories, with exclusive discounts on Mi, Infinix, Honor, OnePlus, Samsung and more.From mid-range phones to premium flagships, Mobile Week will up the ante from past years.Director Marketing, Daraz Group, MehdiRaza, commented, “Daraz Mobile Week is about bringing mobile phones to everyone. Whether you’re looking for a budget, mid-range or premium phone, Daraz Mobile Week is promising something for everyone- all pocket-sizes, preferences and personalities!”“Our assortment of heavily discounted mobiles will be generous enough to accommodate an equally diverse customer base,” he adds.Mobile Week- one week; nonstop brand discounts!As in previous years, there will be a featured brand each day of the week-long sale, beginning with Mi on the 3rd of July; Infinix on the 4th; Honor on the 5th; OnePlus on the 6th; Samsung on the 7th; and the 8th and 9th of July opening the gates on ALL brands.Co-sponsors bringing out the best in the region’s techDaraz Mobile Week 2018 is co-sponsored by Mi, Infinix, OnePlus and Honor. Each one of these brands has done their part to put Asia on the global consumer technology map. What do they have in common? They’re all going to be featured, shoulder-to-shoulder, as event co-sponsors, bringing their trusted technologies (and latest launches) to Daraz Mobile Week.Exclusively yours: 3 brand new phones set to launchDaraz Mobile Week 2018 will bring several exclusive phone launches. The Redmi Note 5 launches on the 3rd of July; the Infinix Smart 2 on the 4th of July and the OnePlus 6 on the 6th of July.Mobile Week 2018: A truly app-friendly, mobile-first sale eventMobile Week is integrally a celebration of Daraz’s growing emphasis on the Daraz APP and mobile-first thinking. To this end, customers are invited to scan the QR code below and enjoy a RS.1000 discount.

APP is where it’s at!

Download the Daraz APP to enjoy a truly optimized, enhanced experience of Mobile Week. Expect APP-only deals, vouchers and much more!

Sadia Jabbar Productions released the OST by upcoming drama “Ghamand’s”

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Karachi(Cliff News)The insightful producer Sadia Jabbar – owner of SadiaJabbar Productions is ready to create another obsession for drama buffs by her new creation “Ghamand”. The OST of Ghamand is released; sung by the very beautiful and soulful vocalist Zoe Viccaji.Zoe Viccaji is known for her melodious voice and has this rhythmic feel that leaves the audiences rapt. The famed singer has done impeccable justice to the song.Directed by the brilliant director Asim Ali- known for “Mere Qatil Mere Dildar” and written by one of the optimum writers Saira Raza; Ghamand is the story that revolves around Shaheena’s shrewd narcissist nature played by the stunning Sunita Marshall and how manipulatively she plays to keep her husband, Maqsoodplayed by the multitalented Noman Ijaz, bound to her which eventually ends to toxic relationship with everyone around her.Sadia Jabbar states, “We thrive to bring something unique to the audiences and Ghamand is something I am really looking forward to. The plot is written so beautifully and well portrayed by the talented cast. The OST’s music is so stimulating and Zoe has done an awesome job. I hope it would be a treat for drama lovers!”

About Sadia Jabbar: 

Sadia Jabbar is a Pakistani television and film producer, director and television talk show host. She works under the umbrella of her production house based in Karachi by the name of Sadia Jabbar Productions. Her productions include the romantic comedy film ‘Balu Mahi’ and the much acclaimed, popular drama serials “Mera NaamYousaf hai” and ‘Khuda Dekh Raha Hai.” She has also hosted talk shows on private channels, ATV and A PlusEntertainment. “Tea with Tariq” and “Hot Talk” are shows that provided her a platform to bring into focus significant social issues and create awareness about social injustice in Pakistani society. Four music videos with different artists can also be accredited to her portfolio as a director. As a woman, she has made her mark by being versatile and multitalented.

 

 

 

Shan Foods campaign “KhaanaWithParosi”wins silver at Effie Awards 2018

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Karachi(Cliff News)Shan Foods’ recentcampaign KhaanaWithParosi developed with Ogilvy Pakistan secured the prestigious Silver Award in the food category at the APAC Effie Awards, 2018 held in Singapore.‘The Effie Awards’ is a prominent global platform where being recognized amongst thousands of submissions from around the globe is an unprecedented achievement and Shan Food’s is Pakistan’s’ first indigenous brand to have achieved this.#KhaanaWithParosi touched upon a relevant cultural & religious insight of maintaining relationships & sharing food with neighbors. The insight was taken a step further demonstrating hospitality & inclusiveness of our society with our geographical neighbor China, featuring a Chinese woman adjusting to her new life in Lahore winning hearts and breaking barriers through food. The campaign coincided with the onset of the CPEC arrangement involving the development of an economic corridor with China leading to an influx of Chinese citizens.The campaign hit the right cords with consumers across the world & came to be known as one of the most viral campaigns in Pakistan’s media history receiving organic coverage from renowned local and international media platforms like CNN, Dawn etc.Shan’s ‘real authentic taste’ has captivated hearts and minds globally and continues to raise Pakistan’s flag high around the world.

Shell Pakistan inducts additional 120 tank lorries to meet growing customers demand

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Sheikhupura(Cliff News)Shell Pakistan Limited (SPL) inaugurated the induction of new state of the art oil tankers to its Haulier fleet at Shell Terminal in Machike, Sheikhupura in Punjab, today.SPL is committed to playing its role in road safety by inducting a total of 120 new compliant oil tanker into its dedicated haulier fleet to date with a plan for another 100 by December 2018.The event was attended by Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA), DG Oil, Member Oil, Senior officials from Rescue 1122 and National Highways and Motorway Police (NHMP) along with media. An overview of the Downstreamvalue chain was presented that demonstrated the role of each individual in ensuring the safe operations of the Oil & Gas Industry in mobilizing the nation.“By investing in the addition of these tankers, the total number of Shell dedicated haulier fleet has now increased to 630, which places SPL in a leadership position with regards to compliant fleet in the Industry. Being the oldest multi-national in the country, we have always been at the forefront in introducing international products, offering and standards to the Pakistani market,” said Jawwad Cheema, Managing Director, Shell Pakistan Limited.SPL was the first company to bring in ADR standards to Pakistan in 1998, setting industry standards in transportation and handling of oil products, with its global safety requirements being shared and adopted across Pakistan’s supply chain.Last year, Shell engineers worked with an OEM in China to develop enhanced tank lorry designs that comply with the country’s, international and OGRA’s required fleet standards. The supplier modified existing tank lorry designs and developed compliant tank lorries at competitive rates with reduced lead time for delivery to Pakistan. These tank lorries are now being inducted across the industry, increasing the number of country standard compliant fleet in the country.The multi-grade conversion of the white oil pipeline of which SPL is the largest private shareholder, is scheduled to be ready by 2019 will significantly reduce primary movement of fuel by road. Owing to Pakistan’s geography, road transport will continue to exist for secondary transport and investment in safe transportation is essential to make the roads of Pakistan safer.

NOTES TO EDITORS:

Shell Pakistan Limited

The companies in which Royal Dutch Shell plc directly and indirectly owns investments are separate legal entities. In this announcement “Shell”, “Shell group” and “Royal Dutch Shell” are sometimes used for convenience where references are made to Royal Dutch Shell plc and its subsidiaries in general. Likewise, the words “we”, “us” and “our” are also used to refer to subsidiaries in general or to those who work for them. These expressions are also used where no useful purpose is served by identifying the particular company or companies. ‘‘Subsidiaries’’, “Shell subsidiaries” and “Shell companies” as used in this announcement refer to companies over which Royal Dutch Shell plc either directly or indirectly has control. Entities and unincorporated arrangements over which Shell has joint control are generally referred to as “joint ventures” and “joint operations” respectively. Entities over which Shell has significant influence but neither control nor joint control are referred to as “associates”. The term “Shell interest” is used for convenience to indicate the direct and/or indirect ownership interest held by Shell in a venture, partnership or company, after exclusion of all third-party interest.This announcement contains forward-looking statements concerning the financial condition, results of operations and businesses of Royal Dutch Shell. All statements other than statements of historical fact are, or may be deemed to be, forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements are statements of future expectations that are based on management’s current expectations and assumptions and involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results, performance or events to differ materially from those expressed or implied in these statements. Forward-looking statements include, among other things, statements concerning the potential exposure of Royal Dutch Shell to market risks and statements expressing management’s expectations, beliefs, estimates, forecasts, projections and assumptions. These forward-looking statements are identified by their use of terms and phrases such as ‘‘anticipate’’, ‘‘believe’’, ‘‘could’’, ‘‘estimate’’, ‘‘expect’’, ‘‘goals’’, ‘‘intend’’, ‘‘may’’, ‘‘objectives’’, ‘‘outlook’’, ‘‘plan’’, ‘‘probably’’, ‘‘project’’, ‘‘risks’’, “schedule”, ‘‘seek’’, ‘‘should’’, ‘‘target’’, ‘‘will’’ and similar terms and phrases. There are a number of factors that could affect the future operations of Royal Dutch Shell and could cause those results to differ materially from those expressed in the forward-looking statements included in this announcement, including (without limitation): (a) price fluctuations in crude oil and natural gas; (b) changes in demand for Shell’s products; (c) currency fluctuations; (d) drilling and production results; (e) reserves estimates; (f) loss of market share and industry competition; (g) environmental and physical risks; (h) risks associated with the identification of suitable potential acquisition properties and targets, and successful negotiation and completion of such transactions; (i) the risk of doing business in developing countries and countries subject to international sanctions; (j) legislative, fiscal and regulatory developments including regulatory measures addressing climate change; (k) economic and financial market conditions in various countries and regions; (l) political risks, including the risks of expropriation and renegotiation of the terms of contracts with governmental entities, delays or advancements in the approval of projects and delays in the reimbursement for shared costs; and (m) changes in trading conditions. There can be no assurance that future dividend payments will match or exceed previous dividend payments. All forward-looking statements contained in this announcement are expressly qualified in their entirety by the cautionary statements contained or referred to in this announcement. Readers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. Additional risk factors that may affect future results are contained in Royal Dutch Shell’s 20-F for the year ended December 31, 2016 (available at http://www.shell.com/investor and http://www.sec.gov). These risk factors also expressly qualify all forward looking statements contained in this announcement and should be considered by the reader. Each forward-looking statement speaks only as of the date of this announcement, June, 23, 2018. Neither Royal Dutch Shell plc nor any of its subsidiaries undertake any obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statement as a result of new information, future events or other information. In light of these risks, results could differ materially from those stated, implied or inferred from the forward-looking statements contained in this announcement.We may have used certain terms, such as resources, in this announcement that United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) strictly prohibits us from including in our filings with the SEC. U.S. Investors are urged to consider closely the disclosure in our Form 20-F, File No 1-32575, available on the SEC website www.sec.gov

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Tax Amnesty Scheme,CDC facilitate transfer of book entry securities

Karachi(Cliff News)Central Depository Company of Pakistan Limited will facilitate Transfer of Book Entry Securities in the Central Depository System against declaration of assets under Government of Pakistan’s Tax Amnesty Scheme by way of the Voluntary Declaration of Domestic Assets Act, 2018 and the Foreign Assets (Declaration and Repatriation) Act, 2018.In this regard, CDC, with the prior approval of Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan has issued necessary circular detailing the requirements and procedures of such securities’ transfers.This circular has been made available on CDC’s website http://cdcpakistan.com/circular-notices/ for ready reference. CDC believes that this initiative will help the declarants to avail the benefits offered by Government of Pakistan in the Tax Amnesty Scheme.CDC is the sole depository of Pakistan, holding custody of securities worth Rs. 5.3 trillion (equivalent to US$ 44 billion) in electronic format.

Hareem Farooq,Osama Khalid,Adnan Siddqui,Shahzad Roy attended festival in Canada

Panel Discussion with Hareem Farooq, Adnan Siddiqui, Osman Khalid Butt, Imran Raza Kazmi & Arif Lakhani

Karachi(Cliff News)Best of Pakistani Celebrities namely Hareem Farooq, Osman Khalid Butt, Adnan Siddiqui and Shahzad Roy travelled over Canada during the Eid Weekend to celebrate the Mississauga Halal Food Festival that was held in Canada.IHA entertainment in Collaboration with Another Hit inc. and Universal promotions arrayed the Mississauga Halal Food Festival on June 16 & 17, 2018 at the Celebration Square Mississauga, Toronto.The renowned vocalist Shahzad Roy rocked the stage and along with HareemFarooq & Osman Khalid Butt left the audience awestruck. The celebrities had a great time in extravaganza and took selfies with their fans in Canada.IHA entertainment was one of the key organizers of the event and incarnated Pakistan entertainment at such a platform, where over 27,000 people attended the two days festival.

 

Asian Confederation of Billiard Sports officially postponed 6 Red Snooker Championship

Karachi (Cliff News) PBSA has received a letter from the Asian Confederation of Billiard Sports (ACBS) confirming that the above Asian Team & 6 Red Snooker Championships 2018 has been officially postponed, upon the request of the Billiards & Snooker Federation of India (BSFI), the reason being that limited number of participant countries and also delay in receiving clearance of Visa from their Home Ministry for some countries, by the host association.The new dates of the above AsianChampionships will be informed by the ACBS, as soon as the same as finalizedto all member countries.