Inspiring Global Women Leaders gather in Karachi

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Karachi(Cliff News)The 10th International Women Leaders Summit’ was held in Karachi, Pakistan, bringing together women leaders from across the globe, to reflect on their stories of success, and inspire others to take the lead.A pioneer in leadership development for professional women, New World Concepts led by Yasmin Hyder has been organizing the International Women Leaders’ Summit in Karachi since 2012. The premier annual conference series has to date hosted 160 speakers from 40 countries and over 2300 delegates in the previous 9 conferences. Yasmin highlighted that this conference was a culmination of a decade of achievements in Women Leadership & Empowerment.The Summit focused on bringing 250 women professionals and together by inspiring them through success stories of global women leaders. Guest speakers include Shaikha Hind bint Salman AlKhalifa, President, Bahrain International Federation of Business; Dr. Sania Nishtar, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister of Pakistan; Illang Patchmuthu Country Director Pakistan, World Bank Group; Tania Aidrus, Head of Digital Pakistan; Buket Çelebiöven, HR Director, Arcelik Turkey; Wendy Gilmour High Commissioner of Canada to Pakistan; Androulla Kaminara,  EU Ambassador to Pakistan; Asif Jooma, CEO, ICI Pakistan Ltd; Brigadier Nadia Hayat, Pakistan Army;  Shazad Dada, CEO, Standard Chartered Bank Pakistan; Ayesha Tammy Haq, Executive Director, Pharma Bureau; Jamal Baquar, SEVP, National Bank of Pakistan; Commodore Gulnaz Ahmed, Pakistan Navy; Dr. Nino Paichadze, George Washington University, USA;  Squadron Ldr. Ambreen Gul, Pakistan Air Force, as well as notable Pakistani success stories.The keynote speaker Dr Sania Nishtar highlighted the evolution of women’s empowerment in Pakistan and the importance of promoting inclusiveness of women in the workforce. She also spoke of the Ehsaas Program being launched by the Prime Minister of Pakistan.Honorable guest Shaikha Hind bint Salman AlKhalifa of Bahrain spoke about the role of women leaders in the Muslim world and the success of women in boardrooms in shaping organizational strategy and growth.World Bank Group Country Director Pakistan Illango Patchamuthu spoke about the new initiative of Girls Learn Women Earn-100 days of action. He also underlined World Bank’s commitment to create more awareness about the importance of girls education and women’s participation in the workforce.Commodore Gulnaz Ahmad, Brigadier Nadia Hayat and Squadron Leader Ambreen Gul shared their experience of performing their duties in the face of severe challenges.The conference explored topics related to Creating a Digital Pakistan, Purpose Driven Marketing, Increase in Gender Representation in the Workplace, Women in Health-Care among others; and presented success stories of women leaders from Pakistan and across the globe. The IWLS 2020 was well attended by members of the diplomatic community, renowned women entrepreneurs, and heads of bilateral trade associations, teams from the World Bank Group, senior businessmen and members of the media.

 

MSB Educational Institute organized “Annual Fair 2020”

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Karachi(Cliff News)MSB Educational Institute Haidery North Nazimabad organized the “Annual Fair 2020″on the topic of ‘ Mumineen around the world’. The Fair highlighted the journey of the Dawoodi Bohra Community from early days to the
modern era.Engineer Najeeb Haroo, MNA, was the chief guest of the event.The uniqueness of the fair was in the fact that every aspect of research,planning,creation and lay out was prepared by the students of the school and the organising class, std 8 did an amazing job.The journey of Mumineen ie the Dawoodi Bohra Community spread around the world right from Egypt to Yemen to IndoPak and onwards towards Africa, the Middle East and then to USA and Canada.The perils of migration from India to Pakistan with dramatics extended the emotional experience to every visitor.Africa business model was being discussed by students explaining the opportunities and growth in the dark continent. Higher education in Australia, IT and technological growth in the USA with the use of technology during Ashrah discourses of Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin (TUS) was explained by the students.The challenges faced in the Middle East and the maintaining of the integral Bohra culture of FMB (distribution of food) in the cold weather of Canada was impressively enacted by the little children.This was not all, visitors entered the Food Court serving the international cuisine of all the countries with mouth watering delicacies to be served to all.The Fair highlighted that the diversity of each culture with their costumes, climate and food, is adopted by the Dawoodi Bohra community yet maintaining their individual culture in every part of the world.The spread of the community has not only been for education business and livelihood but Mumineen
have played an important part in the social, cultural and economic growth of their homeland.The Fair highlighted the integrity in the diversity is attained by the guidance of our Maula Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin whose Dua and Raza makes life easy through the travails of time.The pre primary students conducted an open day for the parents and visitors highlighting each and every activity they go through the whole day where learning through play is the attractive factor for little children.The schools achievements in the field of Art, Sports and Co-curricular activities play an active role in the holistic development leading to higher education.The school’s Higher education program offers scholarships to meritorious students for University education also.The Fair was visited by students and their parents, friends and family, students of other schools dignitaries such as MNA Najeeb Haroon, Justice Qamruddin, Michael Pearson, government officials,Chancellors of prestigious Universities Mrs Seema Mughal, Dr Valiuddin , Prof Rafi ul Haq, Prof Shahab Siddiqui, Prof Farhat Naz, who lauded the efforts of the children as “ Par Excellent “ .The students confidence and command over the English language along with their mother tongue was especially appreciated by respectable MNA Mr Najeeb Haroon who was impressed by the presentation and research done by the students.

Shaping Digital Pakistan: Uber hosts media workshop

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Lahore(Cliff News)A one-day workshop for journalists was organized by Uber at Lahore Press Club. The global ride-hailing giant, as a part of their initiative to impart marketable digital skills to create successful freelancers, employees, and entrepreneurs.Keeping pace with an increasingly digital world that requires an in-depth understanding of technological trends and advancements across the globe. The workshop discussed the role of disruptive technologies in terms of transforming the landscape of a Digital Pakistan.Speaking at the training, Hyder Bilgrami, Head of Communications-Uber, commented, “With the digital shift challenging old norms, it has become a necessity for the media to acquire skills to keep pace with emerging technologies. Capacity-building initiatives enabling innovation and growth are imperative for the media fraternity to be digitally equipped.”President Lahore Press Club, Mr. Arshad Ansari, remarked on the occasion, “We are hopeful that this workshop improves the digital media capabilities of participants and encourages a solutions-based approach to journalism. On behalf of the journalists community we would like to thank Uber Pakistan on organizing such an initiative which will help the media fraternity to learn new skills and collaborate for a digital Pakistan”.While giving an overview of rapidly transforming communication technologies, the session discussed the need for the media to have an in-depth understanding of emerging trends in the digital era. With the right training, journalists can play a crucial role in the technological revolution by enhancing society’s readiness for Digital Pakistan.Journalists reporting on various beats including business and IT from print, electronic and digital mediums were part of the workshop. The goal of the training was to equip reporters with marketable digital skills that can be turned into a sustainable stream of income.Emerging technologies have provided the world with new avenues in overcoming economic problems by disrupting economies and businesses. The right skills will create jobs that can not only help the economy grow quickly through poverty alleviation but also improve the country’s business environment.

What is Uber?

Uber is evolving the way the world moves through its app. By seamlessly connecting riders to drivers at the push of a button, we make cities more accessible, opening up more possibilities for riders and more business for our partner drivers and transport operators. Uber’s rapidly expanding global presence continues to bring people and their cities closer and is currently providing service in more than 600 cities across 77 countries on six continents.

 

 

 

 

HUAWEI Y6s avail the double deposit offer

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Lahore(Cliff News)Huawei’s latest smartphone for the entry-level segment HUAWEI Y6s is up for pre-orders from January 31 – February 06. This time the company is introducing an exciting Double Deposit Offer where consumers can pre-order the device for PKR 800/- which equals to PKR 1,600/-. The smartphone carries a price tag of PKR 20,899/- thereby bringing the amazing Huawei features for everyone.HUAWEI Y6s is enriched with many features that are not offered by other competitors in this particular category. The stylish design of this smart device empowers the customers to enjoy a world of infotainment and digital experiences on-the-go. It fulfills the need for additional storage with its 64GB memory, expandable to 512GB with an SD card. To top that off, it rises above the segment’s standard of 2GB RAM by boasting a 3GB RAM allowing users to achieve more multi-tasking with less lag.The HUAWEI Y6s is the latest, most affordable addition to Huawei’s ultra-popular Y series. It not only promises a great performance, but also brings the reliability of Huawei that people have come to admire so much. It mixes together the evolving needs of diverse consumer-segments through unmatched innovation and an affordable price tag. Powered by a 2.3GHz Octa-core processor, paired with EMUI 9.1, this phone allows users to navigate its various functions with simple gestures.In the photography department, a 13MP rear camera with an f/1.8 aperture takes stellar images, even in a dark environment. While the 8MP front camera with an ambient light-sensor and proximity-sensor takes spectacular selfies. Its 6.09 inch DewDrop display provides a more immersive viewing experience with a maximized bezel-less screen. The vivid HD feature is also enhanced by a TÜV Rheinland certified, Eye-Comfort Mode, to ease extended usage. The phone also boasts a Fingerprint Sensor to ensure complete security of data.The smartphone will also be a hot choice for music lovers as it features Huawei SuperSound and an 11V smart-power Amplifier which delivers really crisp sound quality at higher volumes, with sound-effects algorithms and Huawei’s Histen 5.0 offering a 5.1 stereo surround-sound, to create an immersive theater-like experience for music lovers. Plus, it goes on for long with the 3,020mAh of battery power.HUAWEI Y6s comes in two great colours of Orchid Blue and Starry Black and people can pre-order the device starting January 31 to February 06. The smartphone debuts on February 07 with a price of PKR 20,899/-.

About Huawei Consumer Business Group

Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG) is one of Huawei’s three business groups, providing a range of products including mobile phones, wearables, tablets and laptops. Huawei’s products and services are available in more than 170 countries, and are used by a third of the world’s population, ranking second in the world in mobile phone shipments at the end of March 2019.Year-on-year growth was reflected in Huawei’s rise as a globally recognized premium brand. In 2019, Huawei has been ranked 47th on BrandZ’s Most Valuable Global Brands list, 79th on Forbes World’s Most Valuable Brands list and 10 on the Brand Finance Global 500 Most Valuable Brands list in 2020. Among the Fortune 500, Huawei climbed up the list to the 72nd place in 2018, up 11 places from the previous year.As a leading technology company, Huawei invests a significant amount of its annual sales revenue to research and development efforts, and has established 15 research centers around the world. Among these facilities is the Huawei Aesthetics Research Center in Paris. Huawei’s newest R&D center is the Max Berek Innovation Lab in Wetzler, Germany, where Huawei and Leica are jointly researching technologies to improve mobile device camera and image quality.

 

 

British government allows Huawei in its 5G roll-out

Huawei Photo - Victor Zhang, Vice President at Huawei

“Huawei is reassured by the UK government’s confirmation that we can continue working with our customers to keep the 5G roll-out on track. This evidence-based decision will result in a more advanced, more secure and more cost-effective telecoms infrastructure that is fit for the future said Victor Zhang Vice President at Huawei.It gives the UK access to world-leading technology and ensures a competitive market.We have supplied cutting-edge technology to telecoms operators in the UK for more than 15 years. We will build on this strong track record, supporting our customers as they invest in their 5G networks, boosting economic growth and helping the UK continue to compete globally. We agree a diverse vendor market and fair competition are essential for network reliability and innovation, as well as ensuring consumers have access to the best possible technology.”

Sportsman in Pakistan always facing lack of support and facilities:Shahzad Baig

Interview : Syed Qalbe Muhammad

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Introduction

Sportsman in Pakistan always facing lack of support and facilities.The nation has lot of talented players but unfortunately they can’t grow well due to weak finicinal support from the family and the negative thinking of the society.The problem in over populated nation is no one give attention to the sports culture in this society.Even though there are few people in rural areas. They support sports and their players from his own finance.Shahzad Baig is one them who is leading sports organizer in Badin and I caught them during my recent visit to Tharparkar.He was born on 30th Dec 1961 started his basic education at Model School Badin.Shahzad was represented Peshawar Board Volleyball team from Kohat Degree College.His father Late Anwar Baig worked at Pakistan Air Force.He was started to organize sports from 1997-98 and also represent Badin at District level.

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Discussion

Shahzad Baig said that people here in Badin taking interest in sports and also crowd are gather here.There is a lot of talented players in our district but we don’t have any access to show our abilities.If some players are given proper chance they don’t get any response on national level.Backward area are always neglected.We need to organize special camp here to find out the talent.We always work on self finance.Special Cricket, Hockey, Football tournaments need to organize in the small cities.We just want PCB,PSB,POA to give some time here and pick few talented and deserving players from interior Sindh so interest will develop and Pakistan will get quality of stars.There is also need to organize coaching course and in the off time if provincial government allow to give some space to groom the talent.The major problem here that we don’t have hospital facility here if some player is injured during the match I personally support his medical expenses.All sports goods we bring from Karachi.Provisional govt try to improve life facility here so sports will improve.Former first class cricketer Sajid Abbasi,Syed Moinuddin,Nadeem Yousuf and Zulfiqar Haider comes here to boost up the moral of our players.Former Captain Younis Khan and Shahid Afridi comes here as a cheif guest.I personally make a table tennis club and few players are coming for pratice.My only aim to give quality of stars to our country which is the big demand of the time.

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45 units of Hyundai Porter H-100 pickup delivered to a local distributor company

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Faisalabad(Cliff News)An impressive handing-over ceremony of 45 units of Porter H-100 pickup to M/sShan Distributors & Shan Marketing Services was held at Hyundai Nishat Motor Pvt. Ltd., plant, Faisalabad.The event was attended by the Directors of Shan Distributors and Shan Marketing who received the ceremonial keys of their brand new Hyundai Porter High-deck and Deckless variants from Mr. Tatsuya Sato-COO HNMPL & Mr. Junya Masuda – EVP Sales & Marketing HNMPL. Other senior company officials from HNMPL were also present at the occasion.The production of Porter H-100 pickup and its committed deliveries to the customers have already begun from early January 2020.M/s HyundaiNishat Motor is committed to not only provide highly quality products and services, but also to work closely with the Pakistani clients to set the new benchmark for Pakistan’s transportation industry.