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Over 2 million skin cancer cases may prevents by Montreal Protocol each year

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article image NOU: The Ministry of Climate Change, National Ozone Unit in collaboration with Pakistan Standards and Quality Control Authority (PSQCA) organized an interactive awareness workshop on standards in Refrigeration and Air Conditioning sector. The workshop was aimed to highlight the global efforts of Pakistan for preserving the Earth and its fragile atmosphere. Pakistan has made a major headway to achieve targets fixed under the Montreal Protocol for phasing out the use of ozone depleting…Read More

ICCBS becomes UNESCO Centre for Excellence Category-2 Institute

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article image KARACHI-The International Centre for Chemical and Biological Sciences (ICCBS), University of Karachi, has become UNESCO Centre for Excellence Category-2 Institute’. This is an honor for the country, says a spokesman of the ICCBS on Friday. The newly admitted students of M. Phil. and Ph.D. program-2016 are welcomed to the world class institutions. The successful students owned the opportunity to be the part of this internationally famous research …Read More

Pakistan eyes $2 billion through rice exports

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article image KARACHI: Pakistan is estimated to export 4.5 million tons of rice, fetching approximately $2.0 billion for the year 2016/17 as experts pin hopes on higher hybrid production as well as pro-agriculture and pro-export measures announced by the government. The office of Global Analysis USDA has raised Pakistan’s exports forecast by 0.1 million tons to 4.5 million tons on a stronger pace of trade. USDA projects around 20 percent larger purchases by Saudi Arabia and Azerbaijan from…Read More

BoD discusses 2-year plan outline of USF

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The Board of Directors of the Universal Service Fund Company has met at the Ministry of Information Technology and Telecom in Islamabad. The meeting was headed by Minister of State for IT andamp; Telecom Anusha Rehman in which an outline of the company’s two- year plan together with the core efforts and progress of telecommunication services in un-served and under-served places all over the length and breadth of the country by USF Co…Read More

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BoD discusses 2-year plan outline of USF

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The Board of Directors of the Universal Service Fund Company has met at the Ministry of Information Technology and Telecom in Islamabad. The meeting was headed by Minister of State for IT and Telecom Anusha Rehman in which an outline of the company’s two-year plan together with the core efforts and progress of telecommunication services in un-served and under-served places all over the length and breadth of the country by USF Co were assessed.Other Board members…Read More

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2 LNG terminals being set up to overcome energy crisis

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STAFF REPORT ISB: Pakistan is setting up two Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) terminals from where the LNG gas would be provided to power sector for enhancing electricity generation capacity. Chairman Board of Investment Dr Miftah Ismail told the media that the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) gas pipeline project would help Pakistan in overcoming its energy shortage. Miftah Ismail said Pakistan would get more than 750 mmcf gas daily through the project and will increase its…Read More

Infinix Mobility introduces Infinix NOTE 2 LTE

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: Infinix Mobility, a leading smartphone brand in Africa, has introduced its latest NOTE series product, the brand new Infinix NOTE 2 LTE. The most advanced NOTE series product ever is now available exclusivity on DARAZ.PK. "Customers, response toward Infinix HOT NOTE had been so positive, with Infinix NOTE 2 we want to raise the bar and offer better product. Infinix Mobility is offering new dimensions and new features that will simplify your daily use,"…Read More

64 new oil, gas discoveries marked 2 years

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: As many as 64 new oil and gas discoveries were registered in Pakistan during the last two years. According to an official, the government’s efforts to fulfil the country’s growing energy needs have started yielding results with adding 65 new oil and gas discoveries so far. However, a total of 227 wells have been drilled while 46 new petroleum exploration licenses were awarded, which was a record performance in the country’s history, he claimed. Similarly,…Read More

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ASUS unveils Intel-powered ZenFone 2 Deluxe Special Edition

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STAFF REPORT ISB: ASUS has introduced the ASUS ZenFone 2 Deluxe Special Edition, powered by a 64-bit 2.3GHz Intel® Atom™ Z3580 processor and the Intel® XMM™ 7260 LTE Advanced modem. Part of the ZenFone 2 family, the new ZenFone 2 Deluxe Special edition offers a total of 128GB storage capacity, 4GB of RAM and unique back covers. The ZenFone 2 Deluxe, just like the original ZenFone 2, enables seamless and smooth user experiences when gaming, watching videos and multi-tasking. The ZenFone…Read More

K-2 Nuclear Power Plant inaugurated

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: The energy sector of Pakistan needs sincere efforts from public and private sector in order to free country from the shortfall menace. Alternate energy can be a great antidote’ to quash this challenge. Karachi Nuclear Power Plants (Kanupp) K2 is being constructed which will add about 1100MW to the national grid. The inauguration ceremony of K2 power plant took place recently. Prime Minster of Pakistan, Muhammad Nawaz Sharif unveiled the inauguration plaque this week…Read More