A small ceremony was held at the office of Pak Brunei Investment Company to acknowledge the work done by Friends of Burns Centre – Patient Welfare Society at Dr Ruth K.M. Pfau Civil Hospital Karachi. On behalf of the management and board of PBICL, a contribution was made for the treatment of burns victims. Mr Mohammad Azmat Shigeyuki Ataka, Adviser – Resource Development, Friends of Burns Centre expressed his appreciation for the generosity and interest shown by the Company. A discussion was held on the eligibility of deserving burn victims, particularly amputees, for accessing SBP’s subsidized financing scheme for physically challenged borrowers. It was decided to maintain a liaison for assessing this matter further.
VISIT – POPULAR CEMENT INDUSTRIES LIMITED
A small ceremony was held at Popular Cement in Nooriabad to mark the commissioning of the cement plant which was inaugurated by Ms. Ayesha Aziz, Managing Director of Pak Brunei Investment Company Limited (PBICL). Speaking on the occasion, Ms. Aziz explained the importance of reviving viable assets that were in operational for more than a decade despite superb location, and strong sector dynamics such as Popular Group.
To make such revivals successful, Pak Brunei partnered with long-term investors with a commitment to value generation and strong credit history.
The day commenced with a flag hoisting ceremony followed by a speech by Mr. Liaquat H. Merchant (Founder and Managing Trustee of Jinnah Foundation) and MD of PBICL, Ms. Ayesha Aziz. A variety program was hosted by the students of Class VI to X and teachers followed by distribution of goodie bags prepared by PBICL for the school children. The ceremony was attended by Mr. Ahmed Ateeq, CEO of Primus Investment Management Limited, Ms. Arjumand Qazi, Group Head SME Group and Ms. Amber Paracha, Head of Credit Risk Management and Corporate Affairs.