Microsoft opens MIC in Arfa Karim STP

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STAFF REPORT LHR: After two years of consistent efforts, Microsoft has unveiled the Microsoft Innovation Center in the Arfa Software Technology Park Lahore, one of its kind in Pakistan.

MIC is established with the aim of facilitating the local IT-based economy, MICs are state-of-the-art technology facilities built to foster innovative research, technology development and provide software solutions to a plethora of government, academic and industrial stakeholders.

As many as 4300 school IT labs along with training to students and teachers, online college admissions, farmers database to share latest knowledge and guide them for better production.

Laptop distribution and land digitization are some of the projects which are being accomplished under this strategic partnership agreement between government of Punjab and Microsoft.

“Microsoft Innovation Center in Lahore will fill young technology users with enthusiasm to make them ready to address the challenges ahead.”, said by Sayed Hashish, General Manager, Microsoft North Africa, Eastern Mediterranean and Pakistan.

Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif while addressing said that we are glad to have Microsoft as our strategic partner which will surely bring new life to our IT based economy.


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