Month: July 2021

Schlumberger, IBM announce hybrid cloud Enterprise Data Management Solution

Schlumberger, IBM announce hybrid cloud Enterprise Data Management Solution

Schlumberger and IBM announced the industry’s first commercial hybrid cloud Enterprise Data Management Solution for the OSDU Data Platform. The hybrid cloud offering is designed to expand access to customers globally-including those in locations where data residency requirements and local regulations may affect the use of global public cloud-and is engineered to reduce time for…

SBP amends foreign exchange regulations to facilitate exports

SBP amends foreign exchange regulations to facilitate exports

The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has notified revisions in foreign exchange regulations for export of goods from Pakistan. The key changes include amendments in regulations to facilitate export transactions through the Pakistan Single Window when it becomes operational. This will eliminate the requirement of Electronic Form-E (EFE) for carrying out exports from Pakistan, said…

PCB announces central contract list 2021-22

PCB announces central contract list 2021-22

Following the Governing Board’s approval of the 2021-22 fiscal year’s budget, the PCB today announced an enhanced and performance-based central contract list 2021-22 for 20 elite men cricketers, including three emerging cricketers, in which match fee across all formats has been equalized, said a press release. “The list was finalised by the panel that comprised…

HP unveils Pavilion Aero ‐ its lightest consumer Laptop

HP unveils Pavilion Aero ‐ its lightest consumer Laptop

HP Inc. announced its lightest consumer laptop yet, the HP Pavilion Aero 13 Laptop PC. Starting at less than 1 kilogram, the Pavilion Aero 13 delivers a flawless sustainable design with the power to be entertained, connected, and productive. HP also welcomed the HP M24fwa FHD Monitor and HP M27fwa FHD Monitor, the newest additions to the M-Series line…

PepesiCo selects PTCL for nationwide connectivity services

PepesiCo selects PTCL for nationwide connectivity services

Pakistan Telecommunications Company Limited (PTCL) has signed a contract with PepsiCo Pakistan to provide premium connectivity services at their multiple sites across Pakistan, said a press release. “Zarrar Hasham Khan, Chief business Services Officer, PTCL and Sadaf Saad, Chief Information Officer, PepsiCo Pakistan, signed the contract during a ceremony held at PepsiCo Pakistan Head Office…