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Mr. Sadiq Lost His Leg While Operation At Mine – Met CEO PASDEC Today

Mr. Sadiq while carry out operation at a mine in FATA met an accident and lost his leg. Today Mr. Sadiq visited the Head Office and met the CEO PASDEC. Mr. Sadiq showed his willingness to continue to work for the company and thanked the CEO PASDEC for his support leading to today’s meeting. The CEO PASDEC further assured him of his unconditional support in days ahead.

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Expression Of Interest

EXPRESSION OF INTEREST COMMERCIAL / LARGE SCALE MINING (Marble & Granite) Pakistan Stone Development Company (PASDEC), an initiative of the Government of Pakistan to uplift the Marble and Granite sector of the country has developed mechanized quarries of high value stones all across the country, which are now being offered for commercial / large scale mining to interested parties (third parties) on mutually agreed terms. All quarries being offered have well developed benches and are ready for instant production. PASDEC intend to [...]

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Chairperson and CEO PASDEC in a meeting with Second Secretary Embassy of Italy

Ms.Shamama Tul Amber Arbab – Chairperson BoD PASDEC and Mr. Zahid Maqsood Sheikh – CEO PASDEC in a meeting with Mr. Francesco Gargano – Second Secretary Embassy of Italy and Mr. Gianpaolo Bruno -Trade Commissioner Italian Trade Agency [ITA] discussing mutual cooperation for the development of Marble & Granite Sector of Pakistan.

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The Ambassador of Italy organized a dinner in honor of Mr. Paolo Marone

Mr. Stefano Pontecorvo the Ambassador of Italy organized a dinner in honor of Mr. Paolo Marone – Senior Civil/Mine Engineer and International Stone Expert,President International Marble Institute,Italy during his visit to Pakistan. Mr. Zahid Maqsood Sheikh – CEO Pakistan Stone Development Company [PASDEC] along with leading businessmen of Marble and Granite Sector and Senior Officials of PASDEC attended the dinner.

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PASDEC Inked MoU With El Paso Technology Pakistan Limited

Pakistan Stone Development Company inked MoU With El Paso Technology Pakistan Limited,a business development company of the JS group of companies to enhance cooperation and carry out different joint venture projects in the marble and granite sector of Pakistan.The signing ceremony was also attended by Ms. Shamama-Tul-Amber Arbab, Chairperson PASDEC Board of Directors. Speaking at the signing ceremony, Zahid Maqsood Sheikh said that the country has enormous reserves of marble and granite and PASDEC is keen to play its [...]

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PASDEC and LCCI signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU)

Pakistan stone development company (PASDEC) and Lahore Chamber of Commerce & Industry (LCCI) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to ensure growth of marble and stone industry on sustainable basis. PASDEC’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Zahid Maqsood Sheikh and LCCI acting president Nasir Hameed Khan inked the MoU in the presence of provincial minister for Mines & Minerals Chaudhry Sher Ali and convener LCCI standing committee on marble industry Chaudhry Khadim Hussain. Secretary Mines & Minerals, Dr. Muhammad Arshad, executive [...]

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PASDEC offers collaboration in marble and granite sector to Sindh Govt

Chief Executive Officer of Pakistan Stone Development Company (PASDEC) – a company established by the ministry of industries & production to uplift the marble & granite sector of the country – Zahid Maqsood Sheikh, offered array of projects of marble and granite to Sindh government which will have a long-lasting effect on provincial exports in particular and the country in general. He was giving a presentation to Provincial Minister of Minerals, Sohail Anwar Khan Sial on marble and granite sector [...]

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Mr. Zahid Maqsood Sheikh Said That PASDEC is bridging gap

Mr. Zahid Maqsood Sheikh, Chief Executive Officer – Pakistan Stone Development Company (PASDEC) said that PASDEC is bridging gap between marble industry and the banking sector of Pakistan in facilitation of access to finance, in a meeting with officials from State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) and marble industry stakeholders in Karachi today.Industry stakeholders appreciated CEO PASDEC to take the initiative to address the long pending access to finance financial issues with the Governor State Bank of Pakistan and banking [...]

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