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Anusha attends world congress to find investors for spectrum

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Minister of State for ITandT Anusha Rehman attended GSMA Mobile World Congress 2015 in Barcelona to find suitable investors for broadband and two 20-megahertz spectrums. The four-day conference that gathered together mobile operators from around the world took place at the Fira Gran Via in Barcelona Spain with an objective to unite operators, with several companies in the broader mobile ecosystem. The participants included internet companies, handset and device…Read More

UBL team attends mangrove plantation, beach cleaning

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: UBL Fund Managers Limited have recently visited the WWF Pakistan’s Wetland Center, Sandspit Beach, Karachi, in order to plant mangrove trees and clean the beach. The exercise was organized in collaboration with the WWF Pakistan. This initiative by UBL Fund Managers Limited is an integral part of their CSR campaign and aims to highlight the importance of mangrove plantations, raising awareness among coastal communities and other stakeholders. On the occasion, the…Read More

Pride of FUUAST: Drousham attends world contest

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Drousham Nasir, a graduate student of Microbiology in Federal Urdu University of Arts Science and Technology, Pakistan, has recently participated in ASM-NAYS Science Communication Challenge. She is the only student from the FUUAST, who has participated in this contest. It’s a big achievement in itself as she developed a documentary (along with Zainab Khan) under the guidance of Prof. Sikandar Sherwani regarding health hygiene awareness in Pakistan. "The…Read More

Arpatech firm attends GITEX Tech Week in Dubai

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Arpatech Pvt. Ltd has recently represented Pakistan at GITEX Technology Week 2014 organized in Dubai World Trade Centre. The experience at GITEX was astonishing and we encourage Pakistani IT companies, as the Technology Times is doing in creating awareness about science and and technology and ICTs, to participate in such leading international events, said an official of the company while sharing details of the Week. "We have made a short film of what…Read More

Pak delegation attends ICTPs anniversary celebrations

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STAFF REPORT ISB: Pakistan’s delegation, led by Federal Minister for Science and Technology Zahid Hamid, have attended the 50th anniversary celebrations of the Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), Trieste, Italy. Dr Ansar Parvez, Chairman Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission (PAEC), and Ambassador of Pakistan to Italy are part of the delegation. More than 250 scientists, ministers and other dignitaries are attended the celebrations, says a press note received here…Read More

Pak scientist attends Nobel laureates meeting

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: A young Pakistani scientist Dr. Saima Rasheed of H.E.J. Research Institute of Chemistry, Karachi University (KU), has attended the 64th Nobel Laureate Meeting of Physiology and Medicine, recently held in Germany. Dr. Saima was one of the 600 selected young researchers from up to 80 countries of the world to meet and spend time with 37 Nobel laureates. "The Council for the Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting invited Dr. Saima as young scientist from Pakistan to…Read More

NAYS chief attends IYSA meeting in Sudan

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Aftab Ahmad, President National Academy of Young Scientists (NAYS) and Student of University of the Punjab, has joined the 1st meeting on Establishment of the Islamic World Academy of Young Scientists in Khartoum, Sudan. As many as 24 young scientists from 11 Islamic countries including Pakistan, Morocco, Tunisia, Jordan, Egypt, Bangladesh, Iran, Senegal, Turkey, Oman and Sudan attended the event. The meeting was jointly organized by ISESCO, the future University and…Read More

Pak delegation attends scientists moot in Germany

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STAFF REPORT IBD: Pakistan has fully participated in the recently concluded three-day "Global State of Young Scientists" international workshop in Hannover, Germany.On the occasion, Scientist Aftab Ahmad, a Pakistan higher education research expert, represented Pakistan’s young scientists and highlighted the challenges they are currently confronted with."It has also explored issues and supported mechanisms young scientists encounter in the academia", he added.Besides, many…Read More

Wateen Telecom attends PITB conference

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR:  Wateen Telecom has recently been invited to participate in the prestigious first ever Punjab Information Technology Board Information Security Conference.Wateen Telecom Chief Technology Officer, Faisal Sattar, represented his company at the conference. The event was aimed at creating awareness around information security and the challenges faced by organizations in the ever-evolving sphere of cyber security and business continuity.On the occasion, various stakeholders from…Read More

BS Chowdhry attends Denmark workshop

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: Prof. Dr B.S. Chowdhry from MUET has recently attended the "Standards Education Workshop" organized by ITU  at CTIF- Aalborg University, Denmark, where he gave a key note.Recognizing the important role international standards play in the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) field, and the key contribution academia makes by producing standards-minded graduates, the ITU Telecommunication Standardization Sector (ITU-T), the Global ICT Standardization Forum  (…Read More