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Punjab Govt Rewarding International Suppliers
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Punjab Govt Rewarding International Suppliers

Lahore: The Punjab govt is hellbent on ignoring the local Dental Allied businesses and using tactics to award supply contracts to international suppliers. According to the Sales Director of major dental units supplies provider in Pakistan, the Punjab govt is awarding contract to preferred vendors clearly violating PPRA rules.

From Leipzig to Pakistan – the tremendous services of Ruth Pfau
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From Leipzig to Pakistan – the tremendous services of Ruth Pfau

—————————————–Pakistani mother Teresa is no more———————————————- Karachi: Dr. Ruth Katherina Martha Pfau  breathed her last here in Karachi aged 88 years after a protracted illness. Hailed as mother Teresa of Pakistan, she was suffering from several health problems due to her old age including heart disease for which she was being treated for quite some time….

Pioneer of Private Medical Education laid to rest today
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Pioneer of Private Medical Education laid to rest today

Monday, 10 July 2017 marks the day when the legendary doctor, surgeon, and education provider Chancellor Prof Dr Fareed Uddin Baqai passed away at the age of 82. The nation will be forever grateful to Prof Fareed Uddin for the establishment of Baqai Medical University. Among the most prestigious medical establishments of the country, Baqai…

Immunization team in the line of fire again
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Immunization team in the line of fire again

SWABI-A technician of the Expanded Programme on Immunisation (EPI) was shot dead in a gun attack whilst returning home from work in Swabi. According to the police, Sohail Ahmed, who belonged to Kalu Khan Village, was posted in Narnji village by the health department, a village which borders Buner district. He was returning home from the…

Sad News: death of son of Liaquat Ali Humayun
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Sad News: death of son of Liaquat Ali Humayun

LAHORE: Umair Liaquat, son of Mr. Liaquat Ali Humayun, President Dental Trade and Manufacturers’ Association (DTMA) and Chief Executive Humayun Dental Supply has passed away today. (Inna Lillahe wainjja elaihe rajaioon).  His Namaz-e-Janazah will be offered after Asr prayers in Lahore today, 1st July 2017. The address of Mr. Humayun is given below for your…

Dr Najib Siddiqui passed away
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Dr Najib Siddiqui passed away

KARACHI-Renowned Dental Surgeon Dr Najib Siddiqui was found dead in his house today, 24th May 2017. He was presently Head of Department of Orthodontics at a reputed private dental college in Karachi. According to reports, his wife is currently abroad to attend the convocation of their son, and their daughter resides in Australia. He was…

SHC grants stay to PDA
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SHC grants stay to PDA

The concerted efforts of Pakistan Dental Association (PDA) president Dr. Saqib Rashid and the association’s prominent members have yielded fruit. Sindh High Court (SHC) has granted stay to PDA members against Sindh Revenue Board (SRB). The stay was against the imposition of sales tax on certain dental treatments.

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