Transaction of 25,000 shares of Bunny’s Limited

Karachi, Bunny’s Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange about transaction of shares of the company. 25,000 shares @ Rs. 19.89 per share were bought from the market on March 15, 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.

Transaction of 1,338 shares of Interloop Limited

Karachi, Interloop Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange about transaction of shares of the company. 1,338 shares @ Rs. 48.50 per share were bought from the market on March 10, 2023 through CDC.

Interloop Limited was incorporated in Pakistan on 25th April, 1992 as a private limited company. On 18th July 2008, the Company was converted into public limited company and subsequently, on 5th April 2019, it was publicly listed on Pakistan Stock Exchange. The Company is engaged in the business of manufacturing and sale of socks, leggie, denim and yarn, and generating electricity for its own use.

The total numbers of shares 872,197,450. The Earnings per share is 2.06 in 2020 which was 6.67 in 2019. The Profit after Taxation is 1,796,403,000 in 2020 which was 5,194,767,000 in 2019.

Appointment of Director of Pakistan Services Limited

Karachi, Pakistan Services Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that Mr. Sadruddin Hashwami has been re-appointed as Chairman and Mr. Murtaza Hashwani as Chief Executive Officer respectively with effect from March 29, 2023.

Pakistan Services Limited was incorporated on 06 December 1958 in Pakistan as a public limited company. The Company is principally engaged in the hotel business and owns and manages the chain of Pearl Continental Hotels. The Company also owns one small sized property in Lahore operating under the budget hotel concept. The Company also grants franchise to use its trade mark and name “Pearl Continental”.

The Company is listed on Pakistan Stock Exchange with a large number of shares that are 32,524,250. The Earnings per shares of the Company is (53.62) in 2020 which was (26.55) in 2019. The Company had a loss of Rs. 1,744,014,000 in 2020 which was (863,398,000) in 2019.

Applied for Extension for holding Annual General Meeting of Pakistan Tobacco Company Limited

Karachi, Pakistan Tobacco Company Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that the SECP for extension of time for holding Annual General Meeting for the year ended December 31, 2022 up to May 02, 2023. i.e., 2 days.

Pakistan Tobacco Company Limited was incorporated in 1947 immediately after partition, when it took over the business of the Imperial Tobacco Company of India which had been operational in the subcontinent since 1905.

The Company is a subsidiary of British American Tobacco (Investments) Limited, United Kingdom, whereas its ultimate parent company is British American Tobacco p.l.c, United Kingdom. The Company is engaged in the manufacture and sale of cigarettes/ tobacco.

The total number of shares are 255,493,792. The Earnings per share is 64.55 in 2020 which was 50.45 in 2019. The Profit after Taxation is 16,492,490,000 in 2020 which was 12,889,229,000 in 2019.

Appointment of Director of Frontier Ceramics Limited

Karachi, Frontier Ceramics Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that Ms. Shabina Anjum and Nadeem Khalid been appointed as Chairperson and Chief Executive Officer respectively with effect from March 16, 2023 in place of Ms. Shabina Anjum and Nadeem Khalid respectively.

Frontier Ceramics Limited was incorporated in July 1982 as a Public Limited Company. The Company is engaged in the manufacturing of tiles with brand name “FORTE”. The Principle activities of the company are manufacturing of ceramic tiles, sanitary wares and related ceramic products.

The shares of the Company are 37,873,821. The Earnings per shares of the Company is 1.16 in 2020 which was (2.34) in 2019. Their profit after Taxation is 43,852,000 in 2020 which was (88,474,000) in 2019.

Financial results of EFU General Insurance Limited for Year ended December 31, 2022

Karachi, EFU General Insurance Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange about the recommendations made by the board of directors in the meeting held at Karachi on March 16, 2023.

The agenda of the meeting was discussion of Unconsolidated and consolidated profit and loss account for Year ended December 31, 2022 which portrayed a profit of Rs. 2,005,722 and Rs. 1,125,811 with earnings per share 10.03 and 2.11 basic and diluted respectively.

Further, 55% payment of cash dividend, bonus shares and right shares was agreed.

Furthermore, the share transfer books of the company will remain closed from April 08, 2023 to April 14, 2023 (both days inclusive).

EFU General Insurance Limited EFU General Insurance Limited was incorporated as a public limited company on 2 September 1932. The Company is engaged in non-life insurance business comprising of fire and property, marine, motor, also assures safety of property from all sorts of engineering and fire related damages.

The total number of shares the company has introduced are 200,000,000. The Earnings per shares of the company is 11.85 in 2020 which was 13.04 in 2019. Their Profit after Taxation is 2,370,823,000 in 2020 which was 2,608,580,000 in 2019.

Credit of Interim Cash Dividend of Pakistan National Shipping Corporation

Karachi, Pakistan National Shipping Corporation informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that the interim cash dividend @ Rs. 5.00 per share i.e. 50% for the year ending December 31, 2022 has been credited electronically into the designated bank accounts of the shareholders of the Company on March 15, 2023.

Pakistan National Shipping Corporation was established under the provision of the Pakistan National Shipping Corporation and is principally engaged in the business of shipping, including charter of vessels, transportation of cargo and other related services and providing commercial, technical, administrative, financial and other services to its subsidiaries and third parties in relation to the business of shipping. The Corporation is also engaged in renting out its properties to tenants under lease arrangements.

The company is engaged in transportation of dry bulk and liquid cargoes globally. The Management offices of the Company are located in Karachi, Pakistan and we are listed on the Karachi Stock Exchange since 1980. PNSC is an autonomous corporation, which functions under the overall control of the Ministry of Maritime Affairs, Government of Pakistan.

It manages a fleet of 11 ships, real estate and a repair workshop. The fleet is a mix of double hull Aframax tankers, LR-1 Product tankers, Panmax bulk carriers, Supramax, Handymax and Handysize bulk carriers, all of modern vintage, having a total carrying capacity of over 831 thousand tonnes of deadweight.

The total numbers of shares are 132,063,360. The Earnings per share is (6.37) in 2020 which was 2.68 in 2019. The Profit after Taxation of the Company is (840,842,000) in 2020 which was 345,024,000 in 2019.