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NARC relocation is not doable, says Dr Azeem

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The National Agricultural Research Centre (NARC) support is growing with the passing days. The farmers, agricultural experts, scientists, researchers, and even members from power corridors are displaying vigor to wave support in the NARC-CDA land conflict. Dr Azeem Khalid, Director General invited Ms Shahida Rehmani, Member National Assembly (MNA) to visit NARC and witness the accomplishments and infrastructure of NARC. The MNA was apprised with various laboratory…Read More

NARC relocation is not doable, says Dr Azeem

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The National Agricultural Research Centre (NARC) support is growing with the passing days. The farmers, agricultural experts, scientists, researchers, and even members from power corridors are displaying vigor to wave support in the NARC-CDA land conflict. Dr Azeem Khalid, Director General invited Ms Shahida Rehmani, Member National Assembly (MNA) to visit NARC and witness the accomplishments and infrastructure of NARC. The MNA was apprised with various laboratory…Read More

Progress in Pakistan doable only through ICTs

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: The adoption of ICT technologies into development process and governance can dramatically bridge the widening development gap on a fast track pace. However, the country has failed to turn the opportunity of exceptional technological advancement into socio-economic development in the society."Pakistan has a huge potential and can still take advantage of ICT revolution in development process if it makes a road map about the use of ICTs for all in the areas of education,…Read More

Banks asked to adopt farm financing as doable business model

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has urged banks to adopt agricultural financing as a viable business model through development of specific products/schemes and disseminate best practices through grass-roots level programmes for farmers.Presiding over a recently held meeting of Agricultural Credit Advisory Committee (ACAC), SBP Governor Yaseen Anwar said that heavy rains of 2011 and devastating floods in 2010 had greatly affected the national economy in general and agriculture…Read More