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Prof. Atta to open Global Biotechnology Congress in USA

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article image KARACHI: Prof. Atta-ur- Rahman, former Federal Minister for Science and Technology, will open four-day Global Biotechnology Congress 2016 in Boston, USA An official of the International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences (ICCBS), University of Karachi, said that this conference provides a platform for researchers and decision makers to present latest findings and learn about developments in biotechnology. Many Nobel laureates and experts…Read More

Dr. Atta for educational emergency in Pakistan

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article image STAFF REPORT MIRPUR: Former Federal Minister for Information Technology and ex-Chairman of Higher Education Commissioner (HEC) Prof. Dr. Atta ur Rehman (Sitar-e-Imtiaz) has strongly suggested to the governments of Pakistan and AJK to immediately enforce Educational Emergency’ in the country for ensuring speedy economic progress besides for entering the ranks of the developed nations. "A single education system comprising the basic education of science and technology,…Read More

Dr. Atta for educational emergency in Pakistan

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article image STAFF REPORT MIRPUR: Former Federal Minister for Information Technology and ex-Chairman of Higher Education Commissioner (HEC) Prof. Dr. Atta ur Rehman (Sitar-e-Imtiaz) has strongly suggested to the governments of Pakistan and AJK to immediately enforce Educational Emergency’ in the country for ensuring speedy economic progress besides for entering the ranks of the developed nations. "A single education system comprising the basic education of science and technology, harmonious to…Read More

Dr Atta to head UN body on science, technology

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: The United Nations has appointed Prof. Dr. Attaur Rahman as chairman of the UN committee on Science, Technology and Innovation. Prof. Rahman, who is former federal minister for science and technology, after appointment chaired the first meeting of the committee in Bangkok. The UN Economic Social Commission for Asia and Pacific also held its meeting in Bangkok the same day, says a message received here. A senior official of the International Centre for Che¬…Read More

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Dr Atta to head UN body on science, technology

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: The United Nations has appointed Prof. Dr. Attaur Rahman as chairman of the UN committee on Science, Technology and Innovation. Prof. Rahman, who is former federal minister for science and technology, after appointment chaired the first meeting of the committee in Bangkok. The UN Economic Social Commission for Asia and Pacific also held its meeting in Bangkok the same day, says a message received here. A senior official of the International Centre for Che­m­…Read More

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Dr. Atta exhorts scientists to concentrate on R&D

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: Scientists of the Islamic world need to concentrate on research and development (RandD) to clinch the Nobel prize for their contribution towards science and technology, said prominent scientist and former federal minister Prof. Dr Atta-ur-Rahman. He was speaking at the recently held convocation ceremony of Commecs Institute of Business and Emerging Sciences (CIBES) where a number of students who did their BBA and MBA were awarded degrees. Prof. Atta also urged the…Read More

Dr. Atta exhorts scientists to concentrate on R&D

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: Scientists of the Islamic world need to concentrate on research and development (RandD) to clinch the Nobel prize for their contribution towards science and technology, said prominent scientist and former federal minister Prof. Dr Atta-ur-Rahman. He was speaking at the recently held convocation ceremony of Commecs Institute of Business and Emerging Sciences (CIBES) where a number of students who did their BBA and MBA were awarded degrees. Prof. Atta also urged the…Read More

Dr. Atta stresses for more focus on knowledge economy

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article image MONITORING REPORT ISB: Famous Pakistani scientist Prof. Dr. Atta-ur-Rehman has said that Pakistan needs to rid itself of the constraints of a natural resource driven approach to socio-economic development and focus on strengthening the "triple helix" of the knowledge economy. He said this while addressing 1st International Conference on Bioscience and Biotechnology - 2016 under the theme of "Molecular Life Science for the Development in the 21st Century". The…Read More

TWAS gives Atta-ur-Rahman Prize to Uzbek academician

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article image MONITORING DESK ISB: The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) has awarded the TWAS Prof. Atta-ur-Rahman Prize in Chemistry to Prof. Mirabbos Hojamberdiev from Uzbekistan. The award has been given at the TWAS annual general conference held in Vienna, Austria. An official of the International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences, University of Karachi (UoK) said that the award has been to Prof. Mirabbos in recognition of his outstanding contributions in the field of…Read More

Dr. Atta widely felicitated for getting Chinese award

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: People in Pakistan have widely congratulated Dr. Atta ur Rehman for having been conferred "The Friendship Award 2014" from China.The Friendship Award is China’s highest award for "foreign experts who have made outstanding contributions to the country’s economic and social progress". The awarding ceremony has recently been held in China, where Dr. Atta Ur Rehman received this award. Dr. Atta Ur Rehman was also awarded by the Chinese Academy of…Read More