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Huawei’s 2nd ICT Skills contest closing ceremony

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The Closing Ceremony of the second ICT Skills Competition, sorted out by HUAWEI Pakistan in a joint effort with the Higher Education Commission (HEC), was held, at the HEC Auditorium in Islamabad. Government Minister for Interior – Mr. Ahsan Iqbal was the Guest of Honor at the beautiful shutting service of this far-reaching challenge. Other […]…Read More

Engro’s 2nd LNG terminal completed in early 2019

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Engro Corp, a Pakistani multinational’s second liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal will be completed in early 2019. The country is heavily gambling on LNG imports to curb energy shortages, according to Reuters. Engro made Pakistan’s first LNG terminal was built in 2015, and completion of 2nd one in sight, finalizing plans for a 3rd one. […]…Read More

The Dawood Foundation announces 2nd Magnifi-Science Exhibition

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PR: After the success of The Dawood Foundation’s (TDF) grand science exhibition last year – Magnifi Science, TDF is organizing the “TDF Magnifi-Science Exhibition 2017” from 6th- 8th October at Dawood Public School. The Exhibition is sponsored by Dawood Hercules Corp and Engro Corp while HUBCO is the supporting sponsor. TDF Magnifi-Science Exhibition is based on a […]…Read More

6 Promising Startups Graduate Telenor Velocity’s 2nd Cohort, Network with Investors & Mentors at Graduation Night

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Telenor Velocity, the digital accelerator of Telenor Pakistan, hosted a Graduation Night in Lahore yesterday to graduate six startups from their Cohort 2. This time around, the event had a modern and minimalistic setting, with a strong focus on building startup’s rapport with the investors. Building rapport with investors The event attendees included venture capitalists, […]…Read More

PTCL signs Fiber Leasing Agreement with Telenor Pakistan for 2nd Consecutive Year

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article image Islamabad: May 26, 2017: Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) and Telenor Pakistan (TP) for the second consecutive year have entered into a fiber back-haul and infrastructure sharing agreement, under which PTCL will deliver 950+ kilometers of fiber footprint to Telenor Pakistan, which will enable delivery of quality telecommunication services for the Pakistani market. The agreement […]…Read More

The inauguration of 2nd phase of 1320 MW Sahiwal Coal Power Project takes place

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article image STAFF REPORT SAHIWAL: Pakistan massive 3.3 billion tonnes of coal deposits are still not utilized up to the potential and only 3.4 million tonnes per year are used for energy production. The Sahiwal Coal Power Project by Government of Punjab is the continuity of enhancing coal power production in the country in order to reduce the energy crisis in Pakistan. The second phase of the Sahiwal Power Project 1320MW inauguration took place. The Chief Minister Punjab, Shehbaz Sharif inaugurated…Read More

2nd annual Start-Up Cup competition launched

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: In order to promote and assist the local entrepreneurships across the country, the 2015 Pakistan Start-Up Cup, an intensive, nationwide business competition has been launched in the country. The Start-Up Cup is a locally driven business model competition open to any idea, designed to increase the quality and quality of entrepreneurs in the community. The US Embassy in Islamabad and the Islamabad Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE), in collaboration with the US Pakistan Women…Read More

Hackathon starts 2nd annual startup weekend in US

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Pakathon, a Pakistan-oriented hackathon, began its second-annual startup weekend with teams in 16 cities across North America and Pakistan. During the three-day conference, groups of students worked to create technological solutions to problems in Pakistan, says a message received here. Pakathon is unique not only because of its specific global connection to Pakistan, but also because of its focus on creating innovative solutions to address a need in society. On the…Read More

2nd International Entrepreneurship Workshop for Young Scientists and Engineers

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article image President NAYS Aftab Ahmad joined second International Entrepreneurship Workshop for Young Scientists and Engineers in Yantai, China. The Main organizers for this event were Institute of Coast Biology, Yantai, China and AASSA (Association of Academies and Societies of Sciences in Asia). In this workshop President NAYS gave a presentation on the topic "Entrepreneurship trends among science graduates of Pakistan’’. In addition he also shared entrepreneurship trends in Pakistan overall…Read More

2nd annual South Asia Biosafety moots held in Colombo

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MONITORING REPORT ISB: The Ministry of Environment and Renewable Energy has recently held the Second Annual South Asia Biosafety Conference in Colombo, Sri Lanka. The annual conference was collaborated by the Biotech Consortium India Limited (BCIL) South Asia Biosafety Programme (SABP) with support from National Science Foundation (NSF), Coordinating Secretariat for Science, Technology and Innovation (COSTI), the Bangladesh Academy of Sciences and the Pakistan Academy of Sciences. The…Read More