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Pakistan spots bottom in the list of innovative countries.

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Global Innovation Index (GII) said that Pakistan is still among the least innovative countries in a report generated by a survey in 2017. The report told that out of 127 countries Pakistan ranked 113 published by Cornell University, INSEAD, and the World Intellectual Property Organization. Last year Pakistan ranked 119. For the 7th time in […]…Read More

Pakistan stand out country to launch 5G among Asian countries

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Pakistan will be the first country to test 5G network and will stand out to be the first Asian country to launch 5G for testing in2020, said, the State Minister for Information Technology and Telecommunication, Anusha Rahman. The State Minister’s spokesperson Saghair Watto said that preparation to roll out the 5G technology is on the […]…Read More

INSC breaking isolation of scientists in developing countries

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article image Ahsan Jamil NOBLE LAUREATE Prof Dr Abdul Salam originated splendid idea of bringing scientists from developing and developed countries at a podium to break their isolation and provide them with an opportunity to interact with their peers. This led to the formation of International Nathiagali Summer College (INSC)’ in 1976. Since then, Summer Science College is organized every year in Nathiagali’ under the auspices of Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission (PAEC). The Summer…Read More

SAARC countries pledge to foster S&T cooperation

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Pakistan entails a highly developed bioremediation system for water treatment purposes. It was recognized by South Asian Association of Regional Cooperation (SAARC) member countries during the meeting at National Agricultural Research Centre (NARC) on Pakistan Bioremediation Model, Prospects, and Replication in SAARC Countries". Delegates from SAARC member countries including Afghanistan, Maldives, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Bhutan and Bangladesh were present in the meeting…Read More

SAARC member countries keen to replicate NARC`s bioremediation technology

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Pakistan entails a highly developed bioremediation system for water treatment purposes. It was recognized by South Asian Association of Regional Cooperation (SAARC) member countries during the meeting at National Agricultural Research Centre (NARC) on Pakistan Bioremediation Model, Prospects, and Replication in SAARC Countries". Delegates from SAARC member countries including Afghanistan, Maldives, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Bhutan and Bangladesh were present in the meeting…Read More

Norwegian Quota Scholarship Scheme for Developing Countries

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The scholarship programme has been launched by Norwegian Government under the title Quota Scholarship Scheme’ aimed for Bachelors, Masters, and PhD. students belonging from developing countries. The objective of the Quota Scheme is to initiate capacity building and produce resource through education and the scholarship winners will contribute through their knowledge in their respective countries. Another prospect of Scholarship Scheme is to establish and strengthen profound diplomatic…Read More

Finance for developing countries must be part of Global Climate Agreement: Mushahidullah

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article image Staff Report ISB: Mushahidullah Khan, Federal Minister for Climate Change, has warmly applauded Francois Hollande, French President on his statement pertaining to global climate agreement which is highly anticipated. Earlier, the French President said on the occasion of 6th international Petersberg Climate Dialogue `Reaching for the Paris outcome', held at Germany that a scheme for bolstering up climate finance for developing countries to $100 billion a year by 2020 is inevitable to agreeing…Read More

Developed countries must extend their support to vulnerable nations in climate change perspective: Mushahidullah

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article image Staff Report ISB: A National Consultative Workshop on environment and climate change was held on Wednesday. It was organized by Ministry of Climate Change and Global Environment Facility (GEF), a partnership for international cooperation to address global environmental issues. Mushahidullah Khan, Minister for Climate Change, expressed his grievances about developed industrial countries due to their non-concern about global warming and climate change impacts and skimpy attitude in…Read More

Developed countries must extend their support to vulnerable nations in climate change perspective, Mushahidullah Khan

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article image SIDRA SAIF ISD: A National Consultative Workshop on environment and climate change was held on Wednesday. It was organized by Ministry of Climate Change and Global Environment Facility (GEF), a partnership for international cooperation to address global environmental issues. Mushahidullah Khan, Minister for Climate Change, expressed his grievances about developed industrial countries due to their non-concern about global warming and climate change impacts and skimpy attitude in assisting…Read More