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Japan vows to continue supporting Pakistan in agriculture

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Chief Representative Mitsuyoshi Kawasaki has said his organization will continue support and cooperation for such joint programs for the promotion of agriculture in Pakistan and for economy growth and food security. He stated this while addressing on the occasion of "Certificate Distribution Ceremony of Capacity Development Program of Agriculture Extension Services of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province (KPK)" at NARC…Read More

France willing to continue joint research initiatives

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STAFF REPORT IBD: In a bid to enhance scientific co-operation between Pakistan and France and to encourage future joint research that will contribute to promote the rich and diverse heritage of the country, an international seminar "French Contribution to Pakistan Studies" has recently been arranged in Islamabad. More than 15 French scholars, besides Pakistanis scholars participated and presented their research papers at the seminar, organized by the French Embassy in Pakistan,…Read More

Australia to continue support for education

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STAFF REPORT IBD:Australian High Commissioner, Peter Heyward, has said that his country is committed to strengthen the relationship with Pakistan and its people especially through promoting and encouraging education in his country. He said this while congratulating the 58 Pakistani professionals who have been awarded scholarships to undertake Masters level study at Australian universities in 2014 through the Australia awards. The recipients will soon depart to take up their studies at…Read More

USAID pledges to continue agri sholarships plan

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STAFF REPORT RWP: The United States has renewed its commitment to continue working very closely with the HEC of Pakistan to implement the USAID funded Merit and Needs Based Scholarship Programme for deserving students. USAID Assistant Administrator Office of Pakistan and Afghanistan, Larry Sampler, said this at the PMAS-AAUR during a recently held interactive session with the USAID funded merit and needs based scholarship programme beneficiaries. He said the US is proud to have…Read More

US pledges to continue support for Pak farming

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: US Ambassador Richard Olson has reaffirmed his country s long-term support to farming communities in Pakistan saying they have been working to support agriculture in Pakistan, introducing the kinnow orange and helping to double Pakistan’s wheat production."Today, we continue our support because improving crop yields, protecting food sources from disease, and boosting milk production will increase farmers’ incomes, improve nutrition, and ultimately strengthen Pakistan…Read More