September 22: DAWN reported A faulty refrigeration system of the shipping line has been blamed for the fungus detected in the fresh chilled meat shipment of a Pakistani company to the United Arab Emirates that prompted the Gulf state to ban imports, at least for the time being, and bringing a bad name to Pakistan. Read more I
Oman’s OQ Trading wins Pakistan LNG tender for January delivery
November 28: The state-owned Pakistan LNG Limited (PLL) has awarded a tender to OQ Trading of Oman for a spot cargo to be delivered in January 2024, aiming to secure enough supplies to meet peak winter demand, The News reports.
Pakistan Oscar Contender ‘In Flames’ Wins Mannheim-Heidelberg Prize – Global Bulletin
November 28: Zarrar Kahn‘s “In Flames,” Pakistan‘s submission to the Oscars‘ international feature category, has won the International Newcomer Award for the best film in competition at the 72nd International Film Festival Mannheim-Heidelberg, Germany. The award carries a cash prize of €30,000 ($32,850), Variety reports.