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Samsung

Samsung shares Ramadan Blessings & Joys of Eid with People of Pakistan


Sumera Saeed | June 9, 2017 | category: Mobile Phones

Samsung Electronics continues with its tradition of enriching the society. The global technology leader has announced its latest Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) campaign – Let’s Celebrate Eid like Eid, with a philanthropic spirit and to wish everyone a blessed, holy month of Ramadan. Focused on sharing the joys of Eid, the campaign inspires celebration of Ramadan with the orphans and senior citizens, living in orphanages or Old-Homes.

Samsung will extend valuable care and support to make these underprivileged segments feel that they are an integral part of the society. The duration of this generous initiative is 8 days. Starting from north of Pakistan it will cover all major cities and conclude in Karachi. The management and employees of Samsung Electronics, along with their families, will visit different orphanages and shelter-homes throughout Pakistan and will also arrange food for Iftaar meals and dinners, along with Eid-gifts for the orphans.

During Ramadan, it will also bring multiple offers for the consumers. Right after the first week of Ramadan, every buyer of Galaxy S8 and S8+ smartphone will be able to get a free 5,100 mAh battery back. A free Gear-VR will also be given with every purchase of a Note-5 and S7-Edge device.

The ‘Head of Marketing Communications’ at Samsung Pakistan & Afghanistan – M. Saad ul Hassan stated:

“Samsung is not just a big name in the technology world, it is a socially-embedded organization that wants to elevate the standard-of-living in every society. In this Holy month of Ramadan, we aim to share our blessings with these deprived people of Pakistan. The campaign ‘Let’s Celebrate Eid like Eid’ will focus on spending quality-time with the orphans and the homeless old people to bring smiles on their faces.”

Samsung will be distributing; Toys, Eid Clothes, shoes, Bangles and apply Mehndi (Henna) to make the colorful celebrations more enjoyable. The primary objective behind this wonderful initiative is to make the orphans and the elderly feel that they are a vital part of the society and their contributions to the community are greatly appreciated. The community must give them the confidence that they are not alone.

Samsung Electronics has always been at the forefront of social-development, some of its notable initiatives include; Donation of 2 hi-tech Echocardiography units and one Ultrasound Color Doppler machine to Jinnah Hospital Karachi. It also donated well-equipped mobile-health units to the Punjab and KPK governments, for providing Free-of-Cost healthcare and treatment to thousands of poor patients. As a result, the company has received numerous prestigious awards in the categories of; ‘Public-Health & Safety’, ‘Community Development & Services’, ‘Technology’ and ‘Innovation’.

 

SalamAir

SalamAir Launches Direct Services Between Pakistan and Oman


Sumera Saeed | May 23, 2017 | category: News

SalamAir, Oman’s first budget airline, has welcomed Sialkot and Multan to its fast-growing network of destinations. With one-way tickets starting at just 9,900 PKR, the thrice weekly direct service between Muscat and Sialkot began on 16th May while flights to Multan will start on 23rdMay. Karachi is set to join the SalamAir flight schedule in the coming months.

Offering guests added convenience, Gerry’s Group, Pakistan’s largest aviation and travel Services Company, have been appointed as SalamAir’s on ground partner.

Gerry’s Group, Pakistan’s Largest Air travel and Aviation conglomerate since 1964, is associated with the world’s renowned aviation companies as GSA, GSP and GHA. Gerry’s has been running successful operations with over 3000 employees and 100+ offices in Pakistan and abroad. Gerry’s takes immense pride with the trust bestowed upon it by SalamAir; Gerry’s would do its utmost best to ensure SalamAirs prosperity and progress as Gerry’s subscribes to an equally promising ownership of the airline & will continue to invest for mutual prosperity.

“I am confident the increased connectivity provided by SalamAir on these currently under-served routes will strengthen trade relations between Pakistan and Oman,” said Khalid Al Yahmadi, Chairman of SalamAir. “The flights will promote business and leisure travel between Pakistan and Oman, serving in particular the needs of the Sultanate’s vibrant Pakistani expatriate community, currently over 220,000. Additionally, the new services will facilitate travel for Omanis keen to explore the possibilities of Pakistan’s booming economy, particularly the wealth of opportunities presented by the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor. For its part, Pakistan’s business community will be able to capitalize on the Sultanate’s investor friendly regulatory framework and the many lucrative commercial options of Oman’s diversifying economic base, which includes tourism, manufacturing, fisheries, mining and logistics.”

François Bouteiller, SalamAir CEO added:

“It is with great pleasure that SalamAir introduces its innovative approach to travel on these new routes to and from Pakistan. SalamAir offers a welcoming, reliable, affordable and quality service that gives our guests the choice and flexibility to shape their own journey. Adding to the enjoyment of flying with SalamAir is the pleasure of traveling on our fleet of A320s, known for the comfort of their wider cabins and outstanding safety record.”

François went on to say that the Sialkot and Multan routes will also facilitate onward journeys through SalamAir’s regular services to Jeddah and Madinah in Saudi Arabia, to Dubai, and of course to Salalah in the south of Oman.

Redefining the budget airline sector, SalamAir has enjoyed tremendous success since its launch in January of this year. In addition to its existing route network, the airline will be launching seasonal travel options including flights from Muscat to Taif during Ramadan and additional services to Madinah for the duration of the Holy Month. The airline will also increase its flights to Salalah during the popular monsoon season.

Guests are invited to book their flights on SalamAir through the airline’s easy-to-use website: www.salamair.com. All routes offer a choice of three easy fare options: Light, Friendly & Flexi. Always offering value for money, a cost-conscious menu of additional services is available to guests, which includes extra luggage allowance, seat selection, and priority check-in.

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Ramadan 2017 Likely To Start On May 27


Sumera Saeed | May 9, 2017 | category: News

The Holy Month of Ramadan 2017 1438 Hijri is likely to begin on 27th May 2017 and is expected to end on 25th June. Fasting is believed to be one of the most significant pillars of Islam that heartens the Muslims to search for blessings of Almighty Allah.

The Ramadan ends when the first crescent of the new moon of Shawal is sighted again to celebrate Eid ul Fitr. Ramadan Calendar 2017 timings is available on this page with Ramadan Sehr o Iftar timetable.

You can below watch the Ramadan 2017 calendar, Time tale and complete schedule.

Ramadan Weekday Date Sehar Time Iftar Time
1 Saturday 5/27/17 4:17 am 7:16 pm
2 Sunday 5/28/17 4:16am 7:16 pm
3 Monday 5/29/17 4:16 am 7:17 pm
4 Tuesday 5/30/17 4:15 am 7:17 pm
5 Wednesday 5/31/17 4:15 am 7:18 pm
6 Thursday 6/1/17 4:15 am 7:18 pm
7 Friday 6/2/17 4:14 am 7:19 pm
8 Saturday 6/3/17 4:14 am 7:19 pm
9 Sunday 6/4/17 4:14 am 7:19 pm
10 Monday 6/5/17 4:14 am 7:20 pm
11 Tuesday 6/6/17 4:14 am 7:20 pm
12 Wednesday 6/7/17 4:13am 7:21 pm
13 Thursday 6/8/17 4:134am 7:21 pm
14 Friday 6/9/17 4:13 am 7:22 pm
15 Saturday 6/10/17 4:13 am 7:22 pm
16 Sunday 6/11/17 4:13 am 7:22 pm
17 Monday 6/12/17 4:13 am 7:23 pm
18 Tuesday 6/13/17 4:13 am 7:23 pm
19 Wednesday 6/14/17 4:13 am 7:23 pm
20 Thursday 6/15/17 4:13 am 7:24 pm
21 Friday 6/16/17 4:13 am 7:24 pm
22 Saturday 6/17/17 4:13 am 7:24 pm
23 Sunday 6/18/17 4:13am 7:24 pm
24 Monday 6/19/17 4:14 am 7:25 pm
25 Tuesday 6/20/17 4:14 am 7:25 pm
26 Wednesday 6/21/17 4:14 am 7:25 pm
27 Thursday 6/22/17 4:14 am 7:25 pm
28 Friday 6/23/17 4:14 am 7:26 pm
29 Saturday 6/24/17 4:15 am 7:26 pm
30 Sunday 6/25/17 4:15 am 7:26 pm

The Eid ul Fitr 2017 is likely to be celebrated on 26th June 2017 in Pakistan.

For further information stay tuned.



8 Lemonade Recipes To Get Instant Energy in Iftar


Sumera Saeed | June 8, 2016 | category: Cooking Recipes

8 Lemonade Recipes To Get Instant Energy in Iftar

Lemonade is the astonish drink to quench the thirst at iftar time. The use of lemonade in this Ramadan will not only give you instant energy but also help to get rid body ache and headache.

Today we will tell you 8 different lemonade recipes to get instant energy:

Raspberry and Peach Lemonade:

  • Raspberry one cup
  • Peach slices on cup
  • Water 4 cups
  • Sugar to taste
  • Salt to taste
  • Lemon Juice ¼ cup
  • Ice

Method:

Put all the ingredients in to the  mixer and stir well. You lemonade drink is ready. Pour into the glasses and serve.

Peach and Mint Lemonade:

  • Peach slices on cup
  • Half bunch of chopped Mint Leaves
  • Water 4 cups
  • Sugar to taste
  • Salt to taste
  • Lemon Juice ¼ cup
  • Ice

Method:

  • Put all the ingredients in to the  mixture and stir well. You lemonade drink is ready. Pour into the glasses and serve.

 

Strawberry Lemonade:

  • Strawberry slices one cup
  • Water 4 cups
  • Sugar to taste
  • Salt to taste
  • Lemon Juice ¼ cup
  • Ice

Method:

  • Put all the ingredients in to the  mixer and stir well. You lemonade drink is ready. Pour into the glasses and serve.

Lemon and Mint Lemonade:

  • Lemon Juice one cup
  • Half bunch of chopped Mint Leaves
  • Water 4 cups
  • Sugar to taste
  • Salt to taste
  • Ice

 

Method:

  • Put all the ingredients in to the mixture and stir well. You lemonade drink is ready. Pour into the glasses and serve. It’s a very refreshing drink.

Pineapple Lemonade:

  • Pineapple slices one cup
  • Lemon Juice 11/4 Cup
  • Salt to taste
  • Water 3 cups
  • Ice

 

Method:

  • Put all the ingredients in to the mixture and stir well. You lemonade drink is ready. Pour into the glasses and serve. It’s a very refreshing drink.

Pomegranate Lemonade:

  • Pomegranate Juice one cup
  • Lemon Juice 11/4 Cup
  • Salt to taste
  • Water 3 cups
  • Ice

Method:

  • Put all the ingredients in to the mixture and stir well. You lemonade drink is ready. Pour into the glasses and serve. It’s a very refreshing drink.

Honey, Lemon and black pepper Lemonade:

  • Lemon Juice one cup
  • Honey ½ Cup
  • Water 4 cups
  • Ice
  • Salt to taste

 

Method:

  • Put all the ingredients in to the mixture and stir well. You lemonade drink is ready. Pour into the glasses and serve. It’s a very refreshing drink.

Water Melon Lemonade:

  • Water melon slices on cup
  • Lemon juice 1 tablespoon
  • Water one cup
  • Rock salt to taste
  • Ice

 

Method:

  • Put all the ingredients in to the mixture and stir well. You lemonade drink is ready. Pour into the glasses and serve. It’s a very refreshing drink.

Watermelon Lemonade is very healthy and refreshing drink it offers instant energy.