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  • Director General World Trade Organisation (WTO), Mr. Roberto Azevedo Visits LUMS
    2016-05-04
    The Department of Economics at LUMS hosted Mr. Roberto Azevedo, Director General WTO on Tuesday, May 3, 2016. Mr. Azevedo spoke to LUMS students about ‘International Trade and the Role of WTO.’ The talk was inspirational for the students...
  • LUMS Signs MoU with Foundation for Human Development
    2016-05-26
    LUMS signed a Memorandum of Understanding on May 17, 2016 with the Foundation for Human Development for the establishment of Mahbub-ul-Haq Research Centre at the Mushtaq Ahmad Gurmani School of Humanities and Social Sciences, LUMS. The MoU was...
  • LUMS Alumna's Co-founded e-Commerce Venture, Wadi.com Raises USD 67 M
    2016-04-14
    Wadi.com, a GCC based e-commerce platform co-founded by LUMS alumna, Kanwal Sarfraz (BSc Honours, Class of 2009) raised USD 67 Million in its first investment round in February this ­year. The investment was led by Al Tayyar Group from KSA and...
  • LUMS Alumna Represents Pakistan at UN Panel on Women Economic Empowerment
    2016-04-16
    LUMS BSc Economics graduate (class of 2007), Fiza Farhan, CEO and Co-founder of Buksh Foundation and Buksh Energy represented Pakistan at the inaugural meeting of the UN Secretary General's High Level Panel on Women Economic Empowerment, which was...
  • Mehr Afshan Farooqi Conducts Seminar Series on Mirza Ghalib's Poetry
    2015-12-10
    Mehr Afshan Farooqi, Associate Professor of Urdu and South Asian Literature at the University of Virginia headed a seminar series about her work on Mirza Ghalib. The first lecture of this seminar series was held on Tuesday, November 24, 2015,...
  • Urdu Ghazal ki Tehzib' - A Lecture by Shamsur Rahman Farooqi
    2015-12-10
    On November 23, 2015, as a continuation of his lecture series at LUMS, Shamsur Rahman Faruqi delivered an insightful lecture, titled Urdu Ghazal Ki Tehzib, on the tradition of the Urdu ghazal in the Indo-Muslim civilization. The program was...

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