Day: July 6, 2017

Special fund for R&D should be created to boost research culture: Dr Shahid

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article image Fifth National Conference on Physics and Emerging Science held at Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU). The Conference intended to create awareness for internationally well-matched quality research work and generating commercially feasible projects that helps the society to overcome its socio-economic problems. Vice Chancellor of AIOU Prof Shahid Siddiqui proclaimed constitution of Special Fund for Research […]…Read More

LG Expands Capabilities of G6 with Enhanced Features and New “Plus” Version

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article image Starting next month, LG (Electronics) is expanding the capabilities of its highly regarded LG G6 with an enhanced security option and user-friendlier features. New capabilities in the form of Face Print, Low Power Consumption and Covered Lens warning will be introduced to existing devices via a software update and included in all new LG G6 […]…Read More

Government of Punjab collaborates with Telenor Pakistan and Telenor Microfinance Bank for ‘Connected Agriculture Platform Punjab’

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Telenor Pakistan, Pakistan’s leading telecom and digital service provider, along with Telenor Microfinance Bank, has joined hands with Agriculture Department of the Government of Punjab and the Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB) for the flagship program “Connected Agriculture Platform Punjab.” PITB seeks to capitalize on the immense potential offered by Digital Mobile technology, smartphone penetration […]…Read More

Telco looks to expand 4G coverage and enhance customer experience; full spectrum fee paid to Pakistan Telecommunication Authority

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article image Jazz, Pakistan’s number one digital company, has been awarded the 4G spectrum by Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA). The company has paid 100% as the base price for the spectrum fee, which amounts to USD 295 million and an additional 10% in taxes to start its work on expanding the existing 4G coverage in Pakistan. “This […]…Read More

Glittering ‘Nokia Ronaldinho & Friends’ trophy unveiled

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 Leisure Leagues unveiled the trophy to be awarded to the winning team in the exhibition match to be played by Ronaldinho and friends squad. The trophy dazzles in Swarovski crystal made in Australia, and captures the grandeur of the event that’s going to take place in Pakistan. With the excitement building up for the events […]…Read More

Inter-Ministerial Committee Discusses Establishment of National Science School

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article image The 2nd meeting of the Inter-Ministerial Steering Committee for Development Project, Science Talent Farming Scheme (STFS) for 1800 Young Students Phase-I (Component-I) was held in the Committee Room of Ministry of Science and Technology on July 4, 2017. The meeting chaired by Minister for Science & Technology (S&T), was attended by Mr. Ahsan Iqbal, Minister […]…Read More

Cloud infrastructure will co the market the APAC within three years

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Businesses in Asia Pacific are rapidly embracing cloud infrastructure (IaaS) to boost performance and innovation levels, new research from Oracle has revealed.  While negative perceptions around security, complexity and loss of control still present barriers to adoption, they are shown to be outdated myths, with those that have moved to IaaS proving the reality is […]…Read More

Ali Riaz Chaudhry, CEO & President of Telenor Microfinance Bank, takes up a new role outside Telenor

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Telenor Microfinance Bank has announced today that the CEO and President, Ali Riaz Chaudhry, has decided to pursue his career outside of Telenor and has resigned from the bank. Ali will be joining a Digital Financial Services business in the U.K. as its CEO and will be based in London. “I am extremely thankful to […]…Read More

2-day International Conference on “Bioethics in Molecular Biology & Biotechnology” begins at UVAS

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The Institute of Biochemistry & Biotechnology of the University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences Lahore organised a two-day “International Conference on Bioethics in Molecular Biology & Biotechnology” here on Wednesday. Chairman, Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC) Dr Yousuf Zafar and Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Talat Naseer Pasha co-chaired the inaugural session of the conference while Dean Faculty of Biosciences Prof Dr Habib-ur-Rehman, Director […]…Read More