Day: October 21, 2015

Pakistan needs to amplify its voice on international podiums: Speakers

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article image BY Ahsan Jamil THE TWO-DAY discussion Pakistan Sey Paris: making progress toward 2015 Paris Climate Conference’ was sorted out mutually by the Embassy of France, federal and provincial government organizations, the United Nations, and World Wide Fund Pakistan (WWF-Pak) from October 12-14, 2015. The event aimed to ponder solutions of climate change issues in Pakistan and fortifying its part in International circle concerning the upcoming Conference of Parties (COP) 21…Read More

102 MW GulPur Power Plant inaugurated

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article image STAFF REPORT KOTLI: the 102 MW Gulpur Power Plant was started by Prime Minister, Muhammad Nawaz Sharif starting late. The ventures of force era are valuable in limiting the force shortfall of the country by feasible approach making and load administration. Muhammad Nawaz Sharif pointed out that the foreign donors are showing uncommon energy to place assets into the country especially in the force division. He said, "Remote budgetary financial specialists should wind up…Read More

ICT uprising is fundamental for socio-economic advancement: Anusha

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Minister of State for Information Technology (MoIT) and Telecommunication, Anusha Rahman has met Secretary-General of the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) Houlin Zhou amid the ITU Telecom World occasion in Budapest, Hungary, says a press discharge on Wednesday. Amid the meeting the pastor highlighted that so as to make progress on the UN worldwide motivation for Information and Communications advancements (ICTs) for Sustainable Development, clear rules…Read More

HEC urges to foster edu linkages with South Korea

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STAFF REPORT ISB: An event honoring educational, research linkages in between Pakistan and South Korea was held at a service regarding the latter’s Independence Day festivities sorted out at the HEC Secretariat. The Higher Education Commission (HEC) Chairman Prof Mukhtar Ahmed while tending to on the occasion focused on the requirement for improving instructive joint effort with South Korea. Dr Mukhtar said, "The 446 researchers that went to study in South Korea were the reason of…Read More

RIS launches unprecedented project of using ICT for interactive learning

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Root International Schools (RIS) dispatched an entire new activity with the name Bridged Learning with Interactive Communication (BLINC)’. RIS composed a top to the bottom instructional meeting for the branch heads, science educators, and ICT instructors. CEO, RIS CEO Walid Mushtaq said that this activity offers the conveyance of lessons in the classrooms by the utilization of innovation to upgrade learning. The Promethean intelligent savvy sheets introduced in…Read More

PTA initiates Work from Home facility for employees

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STAFF REPORT ISB: Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has reported its Telecommute’ (work from home) strategy on exploratory premise for its female staff. Keeping in mind the end goal to provide convenience with the workplace for ladies we have presented another strategy which permits our female staff TO WORK FROM HOME’ utilizing telecom, said Khurram Mehran, Director Commercial Affairs. "A group of female officers with youthful kids has been permitted one day WORK…Read More

THE HSE: Formulation of Fire Safety Codes, NDMA, PEC join hands

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The Pakistan Engineering Council has held hands with the disaster management authority to take a shot at change and prerequisite of Fire and Safety Codes at the chamber. A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was surfaced between the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) and Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC). The MoU grants PEC to wear down reforms of Fire and Safety Codes in the examination with all material National and Provincial authorities and accomplices and…Read More

USAID, TheNetwork marked disclosure of safe drinking water project

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and TheNetwork for Consumer Protection launched Ensuring Access to Safe Drinking Water’ project in order to enhance the drinking water quality in accordance with the global measures. TheNetwork CEO Nadeem Iqbal marked the launching project and said that it is extremely befuddling for buyers to see how to address issues in the event that they discover their drinking water polluted. "We need to bring…Read More

NIFSAT outs mineral water brand

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article image STAFF REPORT FAISALABAD: The National Institute of Food Science and Technology (NIFSAT), University of Agriculture Faisalabad, has introduced reverse osmosis drinking water with mineral enhancement under public-private partnership. This was revealed by Dr Masood Sadiq Butt, Dean Faculty of Food and Home Sciences, NIFSAT. The mineral water would be accessible at sensible rates when contrasted with different brands accessible in the business sector. According to the university sources…Read More

COMSATS held 79th Convocation

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article image STAFF REPORT ABBOTTABAD: COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT), Abbottabad held its 79th convocation to present degrees to around 650 students from various faculties including engineering, natural sciences, management etc. Executive Director CIIT Dr S M Junaid Zaid was the chief guest on the occasion; he rewarded degrees and medals to the students. Dr. Junaid Zaidi in the midst of the ceremony complemented with esteem to youth in nation building as they have the…Read More