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Dawlance celebrates success of ‘Be Reliable, Recycle’ campaign

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Pakistan’s leading home appliance manufacturer aims to spread the message of protecting the environment’s resources through its recycling campaign. Karachi, 23rd June 2017: Dawlance today marked the success of its environmental friendly campaign, “Be Reliable, Recycle’, celebrating with its esteemed work force. Dawlance initiated this campaign to make useful objects with Dawlance’s used cartons and […]…Read More

Inauguration of second coal power plant Sahiwal

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China, Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is best performing project One Bet One Road (OBOR) initiative of Chinese President Xi Jinping. CPEC’s nineteen early harvest projects worth $18.5 billion were made smooth progress towards completion, said Deputy Chief of Mission at Chinese Embassy Zhao Lijian while speaking at a conference on ‘Belt and Road Initiative and CPEC’. Mr. Lijian […]…Read More

Vision and sustainable funding needed in Pakistan for Nanotechnology: Dr. Nayfeh

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C2CIIT: Pakistan has the exact level of expert human resource and scientific activity in the field of nanotechnology. A focused national strategy and sustainable funding can make Pakistan one of the leaders in this sector. Professor of Physics at the University of Illinois and Founder and President of NanoSi Advanced Technology, Inc. Dr. Munir H. […]…Read More

PM’s Green Pakistan Programme to plant 100mn trees

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More than 2mn indigenous trees have been planted throughout Pakistan so far as a part of Prime Minister’s Green Pakistan Programme. Mohamed Saleem, a representative of Ministry of Climate Change, stated “Launched this year at Prime Minister Office, Green Pakistan Programme aims to reinvigorate country’s ailing forestry sector through a large-scale plantation besides protecting and […]…Read More

Nepra approves reduction of Rs1.9 per unit in tariff

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The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) has approved Rs1.90 per unit reduction in power price for Ex-Wapda distribution companies (Discos) for under monthly fuel adjustment formula. On a petition filed by Central Power Purchase Agency (CPPA), presided over by Nepra Chairperson Tariq Saddozai, power regulator concluded that distribution companies had charged Rs6.776 per unit […]…Read More

Agriculture backbone of Pakistan’s economy

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The Pakistan farmers’ union, “Pakistan Kissan Ittehad” registered a protest at the federal capital on the announcement of Federal Budget 2017-18. The law enforcement authorities decided to use force against them. Police fired tear gas and unleashed water from water cannons to disperse protesting farmers. The government has heavy-handed approach to suppress farmer’s demands is […]…Read More

75000 Nigerian Hajj Pilgrims registered by PITB

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Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB) on the request of the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria has registered 75000 pilgrims through the online system. PITB had launched Nigeria’s online Pilgrims Registration system last month and trained five master trainers to further train officials in 36 states of the country. The electronic Hajj management system of PITB […]…Read More

PITB determine to establish 40 e- Khidmat centers

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The Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB) is determined to achieve the target of establishing 40 e-Khidmat centers in the 36 districts providing all services under one roof within stipulated timeframe by March.  PITB Chairman stated Dr. Umar Saif said that while briefing the media persons yesterday.  He said that so far established six e-khidmat markaz […]…Read More