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SEA-ME-WE 5 Consortium Completes Matchless Subsea Cable System

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article image The SEA-ME-WE 5 Consortium announced today the completion of the 20,000- kilometre subsea cable infrastructure developed by a 16-nation consortium. This submarine cable system won the Project of the Year - Subsea award at the Global Carrier Awards in Paris in November 2016 for its technological and managerial excellence. The SEA-ME-WE 5 subsea cable system, spanning over 16 countries from Southeast Asia to Western Europe, is a technological breakthrough which marks a global communications…Read More

TWA completed deployment of of SEA-ME-WE 5 at its landing station at Karachi

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article image STAFF REPORT: Transworld Associates Private Limited (TWA) completed the deployment of state of the art high speed submarine cable SEA-ME-WE 5 at its landing station in Karachi. The information super highway the SEA-ME-WE 5 will help meet Pakistan’s high speed connectivity demands based on its rapidly expanding IT presence globally. TWA is the exclusive participant from Pakistan in the SEA-ME-WE 5 consortium. The state of the art SEA-ME-WE 5 will introduce the ground-breaking concept of…Read More

Haripur varsity affiliates with 5 Austrian varsities

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STAFF REPORT PESH: Special Assistant to the Chief Minister for Information and Higher Education, Mushtaq Ahmed Ghani, has said that the University of Haripur (UoH) has been affiliated with five top educational universities of Austria for promotion of higher education. He said that during his recent successful visit to Austria, an agreement regarding affiliation of University of Haripur with top five universities of Austria have been made that would be extended to other universities of the…Read More

Pak will have $ 5 bln e-commerce market by 2020

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The online shopping trend is increasing in Pakistan. The penetration of broadband, 3G/4G technology, and increasing use of smartphones providing grounds for rapid growth of e-commerce, which will make it $ 5 bln industry by 2020. According to the statistics of Media Post, the online mobile spending is about 12 per cent tantamount US $ 303 billion in the United States. Experts believe that this incraesing trend will also impact Pakisan’s e-commerce industry. The e-…Read More

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Atlas of climate change, water in 5 crucial water basins launched

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article image MONITORING REPORT ISB: To help address this problem, three organisations have come together to produce the Asia’s first climate and water atlas, a guidebook for policy makers who are tackling crucial adaptation issues. The "Himalayan Climate and Water Atlas: Impact of Climate Change on Water Resources in five of Asia’s Major River Basins" has been released by the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD), GRID-Arendal and the Centre for International…Read More

Collaborative research idea cemented by 5 universities

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: A seminar focusing on "Promotion of Research and Integrating it to Society" was organized this week in which the aim of strengthening the university linkages and improving research was consolidated as four reputed Universities of the country including University of Faisalabad, Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU), Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto Medical University, National Textile University Faisalabad, and University of Gujrat agreed to take joint initiatives and…Read More

Collaborative research idea cemented by 5 universities

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: A seminar focusing on "Promotion of research and integrating it to society" was organized this week in which the aim of strengthening the university linkages and improving research was consolidated as four reputed Universities of the country including University of Faisalabad, Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU), Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto Medical University, National Textile University Faisalabad, and University of Gujrat agreed to take joint initiatives and…Read More

AIOU introduces 5 new skill based agri courses

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Staff Report ISB: Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) has taken step to introduce 5 new skilled-based academic courses in the discipline agricultural sciences in order to impart imperative skills tailored to industrial requirements in students of agriculture. The new proposed courses which have been conceived to be launched soon are commercial poultry, farming, construction of poultry farm, poultry processing marketing and value addition. Vice Chancellor Prof Dr. Shahid Siddiqui said that…Read More

AIOU introduces 5 new skill based agri courses

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article image Staff Report ISB: Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) has taken step to introduce 5 new skilled-based academic courses in the discipline agricultural sciences in order to impart imperative skills tailored to industrial requirements in students of agriculture. The new proposed courses which have been conceived to be launched soon are commercial poultry, farming, construction of poultry farm, poultry processing marketing and value addition. Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Shahid Siddiqui said…Read More

TWA Joins SEA-ME-WE-5 Submarine Cable Consortium for Pakistan Landing

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Trans World Associates (Pvt.) Ltd. announced today that it has joined a consortium of leading telecom companies to build and operate theSEA-ME-WE 5 submarine cable network. The Pakistan landing of SEA-ME-WE 5 will be owned by TWA. The consortium agreement was signed in December, 2014 in Singapore. The new 100G SEA-ME-WE 5 will deliver ultra-broadband capacity and faster access to consumers and businesses. Its ultimate design capacity of 24 Terabit per second (Tbit/s) will be used to serve…Read More