Day: July 31, 2017

SARSO discussed for enhanced intra-regional trade

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Meeting of Sectoral Technical Committee (STC) of South Asian Regional Standards Organization (SARSO) on Electrical, Electronics, Telecom and IT hosted by Pakistan Standards & Quality Control Authority (PSQCA) in Karachi. “SAARC’s specialized body SARSO having decree to develop SAARC Standards product, process, and services to minimize technical barriers and enhance intra-regional trade among the SAARC […]…Read More

Panasonic considers Pakistan a profitable market

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“Pakistan has becoming profitable market after growing population and improved living standards of costumers especially for multinational”, said Hiroki Soejima, the Managing Director Panasonic for the Middle East and Africa. “I am very hopeful that our business in Pakistan will boom consistent with progress related to China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and economic development of […]…Read More

Fakhar Alam to Deliver a Talk Technology and Pakistan to Google

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Fakhar Alam, Pakistani Actor, Singer and tech entrepreneur will be delivering a talk on art, technology, aviation at Google Headquarter in California. Fakhar Alam was invited by Google to Deliver a Talk on Technology and Pakistan. Fakhar-e-Alam is a known actor, VJ and singer in Pakistan. He is also famous for introducing the pop music […]…Read More

Ministry called the meeting to contemporary issues in industries and exports

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After the development of fourth industrial revolution Senate Standing Committee on Commerce has successfully wanted report from ministry of commerce to mitigate contemporary issues in industries and exports. Next meeting has been summoned by the committee to appraisal the policy formation and vision of ministry of commerce to deal with realities of 4th industrial revolution, […]…Read More

‘Pakistan should jump to medium and high-tech production export’

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Pakistan should jump to medium and high-tech productions export from resources-based and low technology, an official said. Zuhfran Qasim, Director policy and planning at Prime Minister’s Office, Board of Investment (BoI), said while speaking at a seminar entitled as ‘CPEC Challenges and Opportunities’ that exports of Pakistan are 80% resources-based. An interactive session that was […]…Read More

Participation of Pakistani students in Int’l Olympiads

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Two teams of Pakistani students participated in International Chemistry and Physics Olympiads at Bangkok, Thailand and Yogyakarta, Indonesia respectively. More than 75 countries participated in Olympiads. Teams making up four chemistry and five physics students competed against over 300 talented students of respective subjects from around the world. Students were selected under the STEM Careers […]…Read More

Urdu Science Board (USB) arranged a lecture to highlight causes and effects of climate change on human life.

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According to a press release, in his keynote lecture, Ch Muhammad Aslam, Director Pakistan Meteorological Department, said smoke emitted from vehicles and factories, toxic gases, deforestation and other natural and human factors were the main causes of climate change and global warming, consequently causing the increase in weather intensity, rise in sea level, dreadful natural […]…Read More

‘Turkish hospitals to provide liver transplant facility’

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Turkey and Pakistan will promote medical tourism and liver transplantation facility will be offered to Pakistan from Turkish hospitals to Pakistanis on subsidized rates. Punjab government will collaborate with Turkish ministry of health about organ transplantation especially liver transplantation. Turkish Health Ministry and the Punjab government will collaborate in building capacity and training of Doctors, […]…Read More