Curia Appoints Philip Macnabb as Chief Executive Officer

Philip Macnabb

Philip Macnabb appointed CEO of Curia

ALBANY, N.Y., March 16, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Curia, a leading contract research, development and manufacturing organization, today announced that Philip Macnabb has been appointed as chief executive officer, succeeding John Ratliff.

“On behalf of the Board of Directors, we thank John Ratliff for the tremendous progress that Curia made during his tenure,” said Curia board members Sean Cunningham, managing director, GTCR and William McMullan, managing director, Carlyle. “We are delighted to welcome Phil, a seasoned executive who has an impressive track record of focusing companies on their core value proposition, enhancing the customer experience and building organizations with real and sustaining value. Curia is well positioned in the growing CDMO market, and we are excited about its outlook under Phil’s leadership.”

Mr. Macnabb commented: “Curia is a unique company with deep scientific expertise across its end-to-end offering. We have incredible people in the global Curia community, who are highly motivated by our noble purpose of improving patients lives. Going forward, we will focus on creating sustainable value for customers and employees.”

Macnabb joins Curia having spent years in leadership roles at various companies in the healthcare industry. Prior to that, Macnabb held senior positions in technology, distribution, and consumer products segments. He received an MBA from the University of Chicago and a BS in Business Administration from Purdue University.

About Curia

Curia is a leading contract research, development, and manufacturing organization providing products and services from R&D through commercial manufacturing to pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical customers. Curia’s nearly 4,000 employees at 29 locations across the U.S., Europe, and Asia help its customers advance from curiosity to cure. Learn more at CuriaGlobal.com.

Corporate Contact:
Sue Zaranek
Curia
+1 518 512 2111
corporatecommunications@CuriaGlobal.com

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Material Information of Pakistan Synthetics Limited

Karachi, Pakistan Synthetics Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that the Company will be allowed to exercise their right to vote through electronic voting facility and voting by post for the special business in its Extraordinary General Meeting held on March 24, 2023..

The Company was incorporated on 18th November 1984 as a private limited company in Pakistan, with the registered office in Karachi, Sindh and subsequently converted into a public limited company on 30th December 1987. The shares of the company are listed on Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad Stock Exchanges. The principal activity of the company is manufacturing and sale of Polyester Staple Fibre.

Extension in time for holding annual general meeting of Haleon Pakistan Limited

Karachi, Haleon Pakistan Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that they have requested Securities & Exchange Commission of Pakistan for extension in time for holding annual review meeting of the company for the year ended June 30, 2022 upto December 28, 2022 i.e. 30 days.

Haleon Pakistan Limited formerly known as "GlaxoSmithKline Pakistan Limited" was created January 1st, 2001 through the merger of SmithKline and French of Pakistan Limited, Beecham Pakistan (Private) Limited and Glaxo Welcome (Pakistan) Limited and stands today as a pharmaceutical company in Pakistan.

GlaxoSmithKline Pakistan Limited is incorporated in Pakistan as a limited liability company and. It is engaged in manufacturing and marketing of research based ethical specialties and pharmaceutical products. The Company is a subsidiary of S.R. One International B.V., incorporated in Netherlands, whereas its ultimate parent company is GlaxoSmithKline Plc, UK (GSK Plc). GSK Pakistan operates mainly in two industry segments: Pharmaceuticals and consumer healthcare.

The share of the Company are 318,467,278. The Earnings per shares of the company is 10.60 in 2020 which was 9.55 in 2019. The profit after taxation is Rs. 3,375,240,000 in 2020 which was 3,041,123,000 in 2019.

Election of Directors of Soneri Bank Limited

Karachi, Soneri Bank Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that the seven members have filed with the Bank notices of their intension to offer themselves for election as Directors.

The announcement is available at:

https://dps.psx.com.pk/download/document/204325.pdf

Soneri Bank Limited is a full-service commercial bank established on September 28th, 1991 and also incorporated on September 28, 1991 as a public listed company. The key areas of operation are Branch Banking, Corporate & Investment Banking, Treasury, SME, Financial Institutions and Islamic Banking. Our Soneri Mustaqeem Islamic Banking Division is expanding at a fast-pace with currently 35 dedicated branches and Islamic Banking windows operating all across Pakistan.

The Company is listed on Pakistan Stock Exchange Limited with the total number of shares of the Company that is 1,102,463,503. The Earnings per shares of the Company is 2.18 in 2020 which was 1.73 in 2019. The Profit after taxation in 2020 is Rs. 2,400,272,000 which was 1,906,024,000 in 2019

Extraordinary general meeting of Data Textiles Limited to be held on April 08, 2023, 2023

Karachi, Data Textiles Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that extraordinary general meeting of the company is scheduled to be held on March 31, 2023 at Lahore.

The agenda of the meeting will be confirming the minutes of the annual general meeting held on October 28, 2022.

Further, the closed period of the company is from April 01, 2023 to April 08, 2023 (both days inclusive).

Data Textiles started commercial operations in October 1991.The main activity of the company is manufacturing and sale of yarn. The total numbers of shares are 9,909,600. The Earnings per share is (0.03) in 2020 which was (0.03) in 2019. The Company had a loss of Rs. 2,541,000 in 2020 which was 2,530,000 in 2019.

Transaction of 33,000 shares of Bunny’s Limited

Karachi, Bunny's Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange about transaction of shares of the company. 33,000 shares @ Rs. 19.03 per share were bought from the market on March 16, 2023 through CDC.

Bunny's Limited was incorporated in Pakistan as a private limited company on October 22, 1980, and was later converted into Public Limited Company. The company is principally engaged in manufacturing of bakery and other food products.

The total numbers of shares are 66,805,269. The Earnings per share is 2.49 in 2020 which was 2.19 in 2019. The Profit after taxation is 127,802,000 in 2020 which was 112,376,000 in 2019.

Election of Directors of Jubilee Life Insurance Company Limited

Karachi, Jubilee Life Insurance Company Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that the eight members have filed themselves to be elected as directors of the Company in their Annual General Meeting to be held March 30, 2023 at Islamabad.

Jubilee Life Insurance Company Limited was incorporated in Pakistan on June 29, 1995 as a Public Limited Company. The Company started its business on June 20, 1996 and engaged in life insurance, carrying on non-participating business. In accordance with the requirements of the Insurance Ordinance, 2000, the Company has established a Shareholders’ fund and following statutory funds in respect of each class of its life insurance business. The company is a subsidiary of Aga Khan Fund For Economic Development, S.A, Switzerland.

The total number of shares of the Company is 87,263,748. The Earnings per share of the Company is 33.05 in 2020 which was 25.49 in 2019. Their Profit after Taxation is 2,884,380,000 in 2020 which was 2,224,230,000 in 2019.

Change of Company Secretary of Pak Datacom Limited

Karachi, Pak Datacom Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that Mr. Ali Saleem Rana has been given the permanent charge of Company Secretary by the Board of Directors unanimously in their meeting held on February 24, 2023.

The announcement is available at:

https://dps.psx.com.pk/download/image/204336-1.gif

Pak Datacom Limited was incorporated in Pakistan on July 13, 1992 as a private limited company. The Company commenced its commercial activities from July 1, 1994 and is principally engaged in setting up, operating and maintaining a network of data communication and serving the needs of the customers. The Company is a subsidiary of Telecom Foundation, Pakistan.

The total numbers of shares are 10,781,100. The Earnings per share is 0.76 in 2020 which was 14.59 in 2019. The Profit after Taxation of the Company is 7,413,000 in 2020 which was 143,018,000 in 2019.

Extraordinary general meeting of ICC Industries Limited to be held on March 31, 2023

Karachi, ICC Industries Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that extraordinary general meeting of the company is scheduled to be held on March 31, 2023 at Lahore.

The agenda of the meeting will be confirming the minutes of the annual general meeting held on October 28, 2022.

Further, the closed period of the company is from March 25, 2023 to March 31, 2023 (both days inclusive).

ICC Industries Limited, previously ICC Textiles Limited, manufactures and sells grey fabric and rents out vacant buildings and / or open area of the company’s premises.