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IEEE DIALOGUE at MUET gathers young talent

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article image IEEE DIALOGUE (Discovering Abilities and Lifetime Opportunities for Graduating Engineers) was held at the Mehran University of Engineering and Technology on 27th January, 2016. Tahir Chaudhry, Chief Executive, Falcon Engineering, founding member and chair industry- academia linkage, Open Source Foundation of Pakistan, Mir Muhammad Ali Khan, Co-Chairman of AMZ-MAK Capital Limited, Engr. Tahir Saleem, Vice President South IEEEP/ former Comm. IEEE/ CEO United Engineering Services, Rana…Read More

HEC, EU held dialogue to improve research in Pakistan

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Higher education Commission (HEC) and European Union (EU) will recognize particular regions of common enthusiasm for expanding cooperation among the educated community and analysts through joint effort in higher education. This was talked about in a meeting between HEC Chairman Dr Mukhtar Ahmad and an EU delegation, led by the development adviser in Pakistan Luigi Brogi. The Chairman HEC shared contributions of the commission towards advancement of institutional…Read More

HEC, EU held dialogue to improve research culture in Pakistan

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Higher education Commission (HEC) and European Union (EU) will recognize particular regions of common enthusiasm for expanding cooperation among the educated community and analysts through joint effort in higher education. This was talked about in a meeting between HEC Chairman Dr Mukhtar Ahmad and an EU delegation, led by the development adviser in Pakistan Luigi Brogi. The Chairman HEC shared huge ventures of the commission towards advancement of institutional…Read More

Pak-Canada advance in tech promotion dialogue

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The Information Technology (IT) has tendency to reform lifestyles and interpolate convenience. The growing IT and telecom sector in Pakistan is attracting many foreign investors to take a trek in Pakistan`s market. The Minister State for Ministry of Information Technology (MoIT) and Telecommunication, Anusha Rahman held a meeting with Canadian High Commissioner to Pakistan, Heather Cruden recently to discuss various avenues of cooperation in the IT and Telecom sector…Read More

Pak-Canada advance in tech promotion dialogue

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The Information Technology (IT) has tendency to reform lifestyles and interpolate convenience. The growing IT and telecom sector in Pakistan is attracting many foreign investors to take a trek in Pakistan`s market. The Minister State for Ministry of Information Technology (MoIT) and Telecommunication, Anusha Rahman held a meeting with Canadian High Commissioner to Pakistan, Heather Cruden recently to discuss various avenues of cooperation in the IT and Telecom sector. …Read More

Unesco dialogue focuses on media, info literacy, edu journalism

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Academicians, journalists and development sector professionals, students debated and discussed safety and security of journalists, the psychological effect of media’s exposure debated and discussed at a town hall dialogue organised by AGAHI and UNESCO, Pakistan here. Purpose of the programme was to highlight and identify the need to develop editorial space for education journalism. Puruesh Chaudhary, founder and president, AGAHI, while opening the discussion forum…Read More

LEAD Pakistan, Punjab P&D hold policy dialogue

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STAFF REPORT LHR: LEAD Pakistan and the Planning and Development Department Punjab have recently organized a policy dialogue on "Addressing Pakistan’s Food and Water Security Challenge in a Changing Climate" in Lahore. The policy dialogue was chaired by CEO LEAD-Pakistan Ali Tauqeer Sheikh and Chairman Planning and Development Department M Irfan Elahi and. The dialogue was based on two-policy briefs developed based on thorough research and presented by LEAD Pakistan. The first…Read More

Internet censorship in Pakistan needs dialogue

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article image By Farieha Aziz via TelecomRecorderTHE MINISTRY of Information Technology has recently issued directives to the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) to instruct all Internet Service Providers (ISPs) to block Twitter in Pakistan. The reason cited for this ban was Twitter’s noncompliance with the government’s request to block blasphemous contents from its forum. Minister for Information and Technology, Raja Pervaiz Ashraf, maintained that while Facebook had acted upon their request,…Read More