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Minister Mushahid Ullah Khan calls for Ridding Coasts of Waste Dump

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PR: The Ministry of Climate Change, Government of Pakistan in collaboration with IUCN Pakistan, Government of Sindh and other stakeholders commemorated the International Coastal Clean-up Day at the Seaview Beach in Karachi today. Minister for Climate Change, Senator Mushahid Ullah Khan, was the Chief Guest on this occasion. Syed Abu Ahmed Akif, Secretary, Ministry of […]…Read More

Chinese delegation calls on Anusha Rehman

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article image ISLAMABAD: A high level Chinese delegation called on Minister of State for Information Technology Mrs. Anusha Rehman and discussed matters related to e-commerce promotion in the country. Federal Secretary IT Mr. Rizwan Bashir and Member Telecom Mr. Mudassar Hussain, were also present in the meeting. Minister of IT apprised the delegates that, "Pakistan’s IT and Telecom Sector has lot of potential and now we have to explore the ways to reap this possible mutual dividend from the…Read More

Belarus Chargé Affaires calls on Ministry of Science and Technologys officials

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ISLAMABAD: The Chargé dand#39;Affaires of the Republic of Belarus to the Islamic Republic of Pakistan met with the Head of International Relations Department of the Ministry of Science and Technology of Pakistan. During the meeting, the two sides discussed the development of cooperation between Belarus and Pakistan in the spheres of science and technology, considered the issues regarding holding the second session of the Joint Belarusian…Read More

Secretary General ITU Calls on Anusha Rahman

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article image ISLAMABAD: The Secretary General International Telecommunication Union ( ITU) Mr. Houlin Zhao has called upon the Minister of State for ITandTelecom Mrs. Anusha Rahman in her office. The Minister welcomed Secretary General (ITU) who happens to be in Pakistan in connection with the Asia pacific roundtable conference being hosted by Pakistan and appreciated the efforts of the ITU in harmonizing the use of ICT’s throughout the world. The Minister also briefed the Secretary General…Read More

PARC chief calls for agriculture diversification

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: Chairman of Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC), Dr. Nadeem Amjad, has called for diversification of agriculture saying it in addition to growing traditional crops, attention should also be paid towards planting other varieties as well. "Media can play its role for disseminating the results of scientists’ research to growers, which will not only increase yield but also help enhance earnings of peasants and strengthen economy," said Nadeem while…Read More

PARC chief calls for agriculture diversification

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: Chairman of Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC), Dr. Nadeem Amjad, has called for diversification of agriculture saying it in addition to growing traditional crops, attention should also be paid towards planting other varieties as well. "Media can play its role for disseminating the results of scientists’ research to growers, which will not only increase yield but also help enhance earnings of peasants and strengthen economy," said Nadeem while…Read More

Workshop calls for wider use of ICTs

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Ministry of IT and Pakistan Software Export Board (PSEB) have organised a daylong workshop on effective use of ICTs for development to improve lives of marginalised sections of society. The workshop was held under the ICT4D UNESCO Chair Prof. Tim Unwin included four sessions on local content development, collaboration with international research partners, competition policy and emerging business models. The opening session included speeches from ICT4D UNESCO…Read More

PTA calls for setting up of mobile testing lab

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has said that a mobile testing lab for inspecting imported cell phones’ IMEIs, equipment’s quality and electromagnetic rays was the need of the time. "All the suggestions for simplifying complex policies would be forwarded to the concerned ministry in order to provide relief to the traders," said the Director Enforcement PTA during his recently visit to KCCI and KEDA. On the occasion, he gave suggestions on…Read More

Expert calls for more focus on sustainable cotton

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Sustainable Cotton Production in Pakistan’s Cotton Ginning SMEs (SPRING) Project Coordinator Masood Khan said that there was a dire need to produce better cotton in the country. "For foreign exchange, it is also considered as one of the major crops in the country," Masood said this while speaking to a group of journalists during a visit to World Wide Fund Pakistan’s Sustainable Agriculture Programme (SAP) in Bahawalpur. The media team visited the…Read More

HEC calls for promoting quality scientific research

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has laid great emphasis on the promotion of modern quality scientific research in higher education in Pakistan.Speaking at a ceremony for unveiling plaque of extension of Business and Social Science Block on Friday, Forman Christian College (FCC) (A Chartered University) Rector Dr James A Tebbe said that the college has a commitment not to just prepare men and women for their chosen profession but also to educate broadly so that…Read More