To contain the spread of the coronavirus, the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has asked banks to waive charges on any online fund transfers. SBP has instructed banks to waive all charges on fund transfers through online banking channels such as inter-bank fund transfer. They will also not incur any cost in case of using ATMs or visiting bank branches to transfer large amounts and … Continue reading Transfer funds for Free- InterBranch, InterBank, Jazz Cash and any other medium.
At first blush, it seems like the coronavirus pandemic is shutting down the economy everywhere, equally, with frightening force and totality. In many respects, that’s true: Across the country, consumer spending—which supports 70% of the economy—is crashing in community after community, as people avoid stores, restaurants, movie theaters, offices, and other public places. Already, the layoffs have begun, with reports coming in from both big … Continue reading Recession is Coming !
While governments around the world are taking measures to slow down the COVID-19 pandemic, scientists are working vigorously to find a long-term solution, meaning either a drug that helps alleviate the illness or a vaccine. While the world’s hopes for an effective treatment for COVID-19 are currently resting on an antiviral drug called remdesivir, which was originally developed to fight Ebola and is currently tested … Continue reading Roadmap Towards a Vaccine | Social Distancing
To all the parents who are confusing the time off schools as a vacation- follow this routine as advised and shared by Sophie Bellenis, OTD, OTR/LOccupational Therapist; Real-life Skills Program Manager and Coach. CoVid19 #CoronaVirus #Pakistan #Islamabad Suddenly having a surplus of unstructured time can be a strain on one’s mental wellness, especially for neurodiverse folks who rely on routine to stay regulated. Continue reading Daily Schedule COVID19
Reddit has released its Transparency Report 2019 showing the amount of requests that required the platform to remove content or disclose private user data. Out of 2.77 billion pieces of content created on Reddit in 2019, just over 53 million were removed for a variety of reasons. They include harassment, (39 percent), minor sexualization (25.2 percent) and violence (16.6 percent). The report also contained some … Continue reading Pakistan Fourth For Reddit Content Removal Requests
When every other store is being materialistic and increasing the price 300% and more Shaheen Chemist is the real hero. This is from their Social Media post: Shaheen is giving away free mask as a precautionary action against coronavirus that has hit Pakistan.We are here for you! Continue reading Humanity prevails! Shaheen Chemist gives out free masks!
Larry Tesler, the computing pioneer behind cut, copy and paste, has died at the age of 74. The IT whizz was born in the Bronx, New York, in 1945, and later studied computer science at Stanford University in California. Tesler’s prime focus was always human-computer interaction (aka user interface design), putting his skill-set to work at the likes of Amazon, Apple, Yahoo, and the Xerox … Continue reading Underrated Hero Dies at 74, he invented cut,copy and paste.
A press briefing was conducted by Chief Executive and Managing Director (CE&MD) Fauji Fertilizer Company (FFC) Lt Gen Tariq Khan HI(M), (Retd) aimed to apprise media and general public about misperceptions on reduction of Gas Infrastructure Development Cess (GIDC) issue and also explain facts and figures to quell negative image being associated with FFC.However, ratification of ECC’s recommendation by Federal Cabinet and the Government’s notification … Continue reading FFC welcomes Govt decision to reduce GIDC prices by 400 Rs
Announcement of BankHoliday on January 1, 2020. Continue reading State Bank announces Bank Holiday on 1st January
Attention General Public: Sale, purchase and transfer of foreign currency through Hawala or Hundi operators is illegal. – State bank of Pakistan Continue reading State bank of Pakistan warns Public