Tag: communication

Science Communication- The missing genre

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Quality of people’s life is transformed in last hundred years because of scientific research. Science has great potential to do a lot more but it depends on how well scientific research is communicated to general mases. Science has revolutionized and transformed industry, and has fundamentally altered the quality of life.  It does this by utilizing […]…Read More

Science Communication: enhancing Public Understanding

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article image SIDRA SAIF IBD: A two days’ workshop titled "COMSTECH-Technology Times International Workshop on Science Communication: Enhancing Public Understanding" was held here at COMSTECH Headquarters, to train human resources in the field of Science Communication to popularize science in the society. The Chief Guest Fazal Abbas Mekan, Federal Secretary for Ministry of Science and Technology said, "science communication is the key to the real treasure of the scientific knowledge,…Read More

Science communication is the key to create biodiversity awareness: Speakers

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article image The misuse of nature by human-induced activities has resulted in the huge part of the World's environmental frameworks to the brink of halt. To understand the societal changes due to change in climatic patterns, biodiversity conservation researcher should be morepre-emptive, aggressive, and consciousin growingecologicaladeptness, said by speakers of the one-day training workshop titled "Biodiversity awareness through science communication" jointly organized by University of Science…Read More

SciCom: successful communication, improved science

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: "Science communication is proportional to socio-economic development and is an exponential variable to delineate brainteasers of nature", said by Prof Dr Habib Ahmad (TI), Vice Chancellor Hazara University while addressing the SciCom (Science Communication) workshop jointly organized by Centre for Human Genetics Hazara University Mansehra and Weekly Technology Times supported by Pakistan Science Foundation. The worthy Vice Chancellor inaugurated the session and…Read More

Communication gap, agriculture training needs

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article image Agriculture is one of the predominant sectors of Pakistan’s economy. It not only provides us food for our growing population but is also a source of raw materials for our principal industries as well as foreign exchange for our government. But nowadays, communication gap between farmers and agriculture officers is a major and emerging issue in our agriculture sector. Main issue in this sector is that our agriculture graduates complete their graduation and they still don’t know…Read More

Govt depts directed to use secure means of communication

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STAFF REPORT ISB: The Cabinet Division directed all federal secretaries and PSOs to chief secretaries of all provincial governments to use secure and reliable communication channels (voice/data) to safeguard against breach of security. The Division released these instructions citing that due to increasing use of ICTs has although led to remarkable progress in modes of communications but has also created serious security threats for the integrity of our communication networks. …Read More

PTCL restores communication services in Quake-hit areas

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article image STAFF REPORT PEW: Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) has restored the communication services in tremor hit zones of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. The services were halted due to contingency constraint for few days. An earthquake with an epicenter in the Hindu Kush struck significant parts of Pakistan furthermore influenced specialized base and correspondence joins. PTCL reacted proactively to this national disaster and its committed groups on the ground through their round the…Read More

Information Communication Technology block inaugurated in LCWU

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The information communication technology (ICT) is energizing Pakistan and propelling it towards the digital age. Keeping in mind the significance of ICT, Lahore College for Women University (LCWU) has unveiled its newly constructed ICT block. LCWU Vice Chancellor DrUzma Qureshi outlined the gigantic commitment of the foundation in the empowerment of girls through training and communicated her resolve to open the entryways of IT and cutting edge information upon the…Read More

E-communication-exponential variable to make world Global Village

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article image COMMUNICATION is a bridge to share ideas, feelings by using sound, symbols, and body language. Today’s world is striving to communicate frequently for different purpose for instance life’s affairs, business, commerce, mining or even any difficulty that must be resolved. The need of people has reached at the platform of electronic communication system. The electronic communication system or concept of global village is a term closely associated with Marshall McLuhan popularized in…Read More

PTCL to install communication system at CAA

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority and PTCL have signed an agreement at Civil Aviation Headquarters to install state-of-the-art communication system, which will be completed in three months. Deputy Director General PCAA Air Vice Marshal Khawar Hussain and Chief Digital Service Officer PTCL Mr. Mohammad Kamal signed the agreement. The installation will be completed in 120 days’ time which will help in speeding up the communication process and will facilitate Air…Read More