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ADB and AFD committed to supporting Pakistan in energy crisis

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The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Agency Francaise de Development (AFD) has approved over $400 million in loans to support Pakistan’s efforts to offer a more reliable and secure energy sector. ADB aid of $300 million, the third such loan under the Sustainable Energy Sector Reform programme, the bank’s total financing to $1 billion […]…Read More

Pakistan committed to making cities safer, sustainable

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article image ISLAMABAD: Minister of State and Chairperson Benazir Income Support Program (BISP) Marvi Memon, has said that Pakistan will continue to support UN habitatand#39;s new urban agenda for sustainable urbanization. Marvi represented Pakistan as the head of the NDI delegation in the Global Womenand#39;s Leadership Program, held at the third session of the Preparatory Committee for UN Habitat 3 at Surabaya Indonesia. In her statement in the…Read More

Govt committed to boost youth skills: Fazal

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The government of Pakistan is striving its best to enhance skills of youth by providing technical know-how and Information Technology education to them, said Minister of State for Capital Administration and Development Division (CAandDD) Dr. Tariq Fazal Chaudhary. He said this while addressing the inauguration ceremony of Public Private Partnerships Programme between National Institute of Science and Technical Education (NISTE) and 360 Technologies (Ptv) Ltd. to…Read More

Govt committed to connecting the unconnected: Anusha

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The government of Pakistan is committed to connecting the unconnected as it has made great progress in development of information technology and now the road for digitization of the country is clear after introduction of the telecom policy. Minister of State for IT Anusha Rahman expressed these views while addressing at the recent launch of the Telenor Pakistan report in Islamabad. "We appreciate the efforts of Telenor Pakistan in realizing the digital…Read More

Govt committed to connecting the unconnected: Anusha

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The government of Pakistan is committed to connecting the unconnected as it has made great progress in development of information technology and now the road for digitization of the country is clear after introduction of the telecom policy. Minister of State for IT Anusha Rahman expressed these views while addressing at the recent launch of the Telenor Pakistan report in Islamabad. "We appreciate the efforts of Telenor Pakistan in realizing the digital…Read More

IIUI committed to shine research skills of students

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Research methodology is an important area in which students require mentoring from aficionados; this was the motive behind the five-day workshop on the very subject organized by Islamic Research Institute (IRI) of International Islamic University Islamabad (IIUI). The workshop provided ample knowledge to students in order to mollify their challenges incurred during research such as data collection, technical editing, writing styles, and formulating guidelines for…Read More

Microsoft committed to tap underserved communities for technology uplifting

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Microsoft Pakistan organized a media briefing aiming at unwrapping their campaign Upgrade Your World’ that focuses on optimum utilization of Microsoft products to underserved community of Pakistan in order to paddle those communities to mainstream technology consumers for a bigger socio-economic technology driven change. The campaign is run in collaboration with the Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan and the start station is Bahawalpur. Senior…Read More

Microsoft committed to tap underserved communities for technology uplifting

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Microsoft Pakistan organized a media briefing aiming at unwrapping their campaign Upgrade Your World’ that focuses on optimum utilization of Microsoft products to underserved community of Pakistan in order to paddle those communities to mainstream technology consumers for a bigger socio-economic technology driven change. The campaign is run in collaboration with the Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan and the start station is Bahawalpur. Senior Technology…Read More

PARC committed to boost indigenous olive production

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The local olive production can reduce much of the load on the national exchequer due to its import in current circumstances. Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC) has rolled out nine new varieties of olive and plans to make them available for farmers for cultivation and multiplication. The main focus of this programme is to raise olive production in the country on commercial basis. As indicated by the sources, PARC began olive development ventures in all…Read More