Pakistan keen to develop S and T sector
May 6th, 2014 | Technology Times | No Comments
STAFF REPORT ISB: Federal Minister for Science and Technology Zahid Hamid has said that Pakistan is keen in the development of Science and Technology (SandT) sector and is playing an active role in this regard.
The minister said this during a meeting with Italy-based World Academy of Science Executive Director Prof. Romain Murenzi.
He said that they are working for the science diplomacy and South-South cooperation, said a press release.
He further apprised the World Academy of Science official that students of member countries of Commission on SandT for Sustainable Development in the South (COMSATS) are studying in the leading universities of Pakistan.
They also discussed areas of mutual interest particularly in the field of SandT in the meeting.
The executive director appreciated the minister for the role played by Pakistan in SandT sector and said science and technology was working as a tool for foreign policy in the comity of world.
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