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Mitigating floods through co-ordinated climate smart agriculture and land use patterns in Pakistan

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Pakistan has got unique geo-climatic conditions and topography descending from the world’s 2 nd highest peak in the North more than 8000 meters high to the sea level in the South which is a blessing in disguise for the gravity irrigation system and hydel power generation. But on the other end it makes the damage high when there are floods due to heavy seasonal rains or melting of glaciers and snow on the hills. The central plains of Punjab, Indus river…Read More

PTCL signs MoU with Faisalabad Industrial Estate Co.

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STAFF REPORT LHR: The PTCL has signed an agreement with the Faisalabad Industrial Estate Development and Management Company (FIEDMC) for provisioning of state-of-the-art ICT services. The agreement was signed by Muhammad Nasrullah, CBOO PTCL and Rizwan Ashraf, Director FIEDMC, during a recently held two-day International Seminar on Business Opportunities in Punjab. Walid Irshaid, President and CEO PTCL and Mian Muhammad Idrees, Chairman FIEDMC was also present at the occasion. …Read More

PITB signs agreement with Chinese Co for developing tech infrastructure

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: The Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB) has joined hands with Chinese enterprise for the establishment of a joint comprehensive Integrated Command, Control and Communication (IC3) System in various districts of the province. The agreement signing took place in a ceremony held at PITB. The Chairman PITB, Dr Umar Saif and the General Manager, CETC International Co Ltd, China inked the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). The scope of the agreement covers the…Read More

PITB signs agreement with Chinese Co for developing tech infrastructure

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: The Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB) has joined hands with Chinese enterprise for establishment of a joint comprehensive Integrated Command, Control and Communication (IC3) System in various districts of the province. The agreement signing took place in a ceremony held at PITB. The Chairman PITB, Dr Umar Saif and the General Manager, CETC International Co Ltd, China inked the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). The scope of agreement covers the cooperation…Read More

UAE top notch Co unveils satellite broadband internet services in Pak

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The booming broadband market in Pakistan is growing bigger with each passing day. Realizing the potential of rising internet user base in Pakistan; UAE based Al Yah Satellite Communications Company (Yahsat) has launched high speed satellite broadband internet service in the country. The UAE key player in satellite communication technology officially launched its product YahClick to account for domestic and corporate clients. This will allow them for instant connectivity…Read More

Android software co-creator quits Google

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MONITORING REPORT ISB: Google has confirmed that an executive behind the world’s leading mobile device software Android is leaving the company to create an incubator for hardware startups. According to details, Rubin became a Google executive in 2005 when the Internet titan bought Android Inc., which was then a small startup that Rubin co-founded two years earlier. Rubin led the Android team at Google until last year, by which time Android was the most widely used smartphone operating…Read More

Ufone, Huawei co-launch ASCEND P6 phone

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: Ufone and Huawei have recently co-launched the much anticipated worlds slimmest phone, the "Huawei ASCEND P6" in Pakistan. This co-launch is in continuation to the previous efforts made by both brands to help provide the Pakistani populace with the most affordable and tech savvy handsets. "We are tremendously excited to launch the world’s slimmest smart phone in collaboration with Pakistan’s leading cellular company Ufone. ASCEND P6 along with the…Read More

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PSQCA asked to co-ordinate with quality control labs

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: The National Assembly Standing Committee on Science and Technology has directed the Pakistan Standard and Quality Control Authority (PSQCA) to co-ordinate with other quality control laboratories to meet the international standard requirements.The committee has recently met here with Dr Abdul Kadir Khanzada in the chair. Director General PSQCA briefed the committee about the objects, mission focus and further planning of the organisation.The representative of the PSQCA informed…Read More