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Telenor Pakistan declares Irfan Wahab Khan as new CEO

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article image TELENOR GROUP has today named Irfan Wahab Khan as Chief Executive Officer of Telenor Pakistan. The present CEO of Telenor Pakistan, Michael Foley, will join Telenor Bulgaria on the same position and proceed as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Tameer Microfinance Bank in Pakistan. Both Foley and Khan will be individuals from the Group Executive Management group. The new arrangements will be effective from 1st August 2016. "I am satisfied that Michael Foley will assume liability…Read More

PCRWR declares 22 water brands not drinkable

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Pakistan Standards and Quality Control Authority (PSQCA) has revealed that in an analytical findings 22 brands of mineral water were found to be unsafe due to chemical or microbiological contamination. These brands included Coral Water, HI-Fresh, New Nation, Pak Aqua, HFC, Total, NG Fresh Water, ECO, Al-Habib, Silver, ORION, Aqua Arabia, Well Care, Desert Dew, New Deep, Lite Aqua, Aqua Smart, Avalon Pure Water, New Smart Aqua, Mazan Pure, Royal Blue and Aqua…Read More

PTCL declares financial results for Q1 FY15

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article image Press Release: Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL), the largest Information Communications Technology (ICT) services provider in Pakistan, declared financial results for the first quarter of FY 2015. PTCL group revenues were Rs. 30.2 billion for the period ended March 31, 2015, while gross and net profit of the group stood at Rs. 8.5 billion and Rs. 0.716 billion respectively. PTCL cash flows remained strong owing to the steady growth in the subscriber base and strong…Read More

PCRWR report declares 8 water brands unsafe for usage

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The Pakistan Council of Research in Water Resources (PCRWR) has found eight mineral water brands unsafe for human consumption as they contain chemicals and germs. According to a PCRWR report, water samples of as many as 65 brands were collected from the open markets of Islamabad, Peshawar, Lahore, Bahawalpur, Karachi and Quetta. The report says nature provides water which is essential to sustain life, and access to safe drinking water is the basic human right. But…Read More

PCST declares 10 professors as productive scientists

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STAFF REPORT ISB: The Pakistan Council for Science and Technology (PCST) declared Prof. Dr Ashfaq Khan (Registrar, National Textile University) and 9 other professors as Productive Scientists of Pakistan’ for the year 2013 and notified the names of these 10 top ranker scientists. For evaluation of the Scientific Productivity 2,728 Scientists applied in 12 Disciplines and out of these 1,730 qualified the Criteria after verification of their Credentials. According to the PCST report, these…Read More

Intel declares science fair winners

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STAFF REPORT KHI: The Intel Pakistan has recently concluded the Sindh Provincial Science Fair in the run-up to the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF), one of the world’s largest pre-college science competitions, to be held in Phoenix, Arizona in May next year.During the Sindh Science Fair, students from across the province presented their research-based projects in various categories including Biology, Chemistry, Computer Sciences, Mathematics and Physics, said…Read More