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UVAS holds walk, debate & poster competitions as part of HEC’s 15 years celebrations

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PR: The University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS) Lahore arranged various activities including a motivational walk, debate and poster competitions with the theme of Battling Terrorism with Knowledge here on Thursday as part of Higher Education Commission (HEC) 15 year celebrations / role and contribution of higher education institutions in national development. Pro Vice-Chancellor […]…Read More

Pakwheels.com ranked most visited sites in 2014-15

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: The automotive portal www.Pakwheels.com has emerged as the most visited car website in Pakistan in the year 2014-15. According to the recently-issued Annual Report of Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA), Pakwheels.com was the most visited car website in 2014-15 and also appeared as the third most searched e-commerce website during the same period. The Annual Report 2014-15 provides details of PTA’s initiatives, its regulatory activities undertaken…Read More

NDMA unleashes 15-year plan to combat disasters

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) unleashed a 15-year plan to the partners in a conference to adapt to common debacles on the premise of National Disaster Management Plan (NDMP). The goal of the conference was to reveal the future arrangement for usage of NDMP concentrating on Multi Hazard Vulnerability Risk Assessments (MHVRA), Community Based Disaster Risk Management (CBDRM), Capacity Building intercessions including Emergency Responses Exercises for…Read More

NDMA unleashes 15-year plan to combat disasters

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) unleashed a 15-year plan to the partners in a conference to adapt to common debacles on the premise of National Disaster Management Plan (NDMP). The goal of the conference was to reveal the future arrangement for usage of NDMP concentrating on Multi Hazard Vulnerability Risk Assessments (MHVRA), Community Based Disaster Risk Management (CBDRM), Capacity Building intercessions including Emergency Responses Exercises for…Read More

3-day SEECS social hackathon to start on May 15

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: In order to utilize the tremendous technology talent in the students at NUST in general and SEECS in particular, SEECS Social Hackathon is being arranged in Islamabad from May 15-17. This event is being organized under the umbrella of SEECS, CodeForPakistan, Telenor Pakistan, Bentley Systems and Alchisoft, and Technology Times as media partner. During the event, students will get a chance to apply their knowledge and showcase their solutions to local social…Read More

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TA and QEC okays accreditation of 15 TVET institutes with NAVTTC

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STAFF REPORT IBD: The Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) Accreditation and Quality Evaluation Committee (TAandQEC) has approved as many as 15 institutes in 63 different demand driven disciplines and trades whereas three were decided for revisiting of their assessment. Out of these 63 disciplines/trades, 11 programmes in Diploma of Associate Engineering (DAE) and 52 programs of Vocational Trades have been approved. NAVTTC had presented total 18 cases of TVET institutes…Read More

Cotton production stable at 15 million bales

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: The National Assembly Standing Committee on Commerce and Textiles has been informed that despite many experiments based on international and national research, the cotton production is constant at 13 million bales to 15 million bales since the last five years. Textile Secretary Rukhsana Shah briefed the committee that the textile sector in the country represents a complete value chain and has 35,000 shuttle less looms, 350,000 power looms and 18,000 knitting…Read More

Cell phones import drops by 15 per cent

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: The mobile phone imports into the country decreased by 15.16 per cent and 34.87 per cent during the month of July, when compared to the imports of July 2012 and June last year respectively. According to the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS), the imports of mobile phones into the country during July 2013 were recorded at $44.678 million against the imports of $52.66 million during July 2012 and $68.594 million in June last. Meanwhile, the overall imports of telecom…Read More

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