Tag: Excellence

STFS will pave the way for S&T excellence: Rana Tanveer

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article image “Science Talent Farming Scheme is devoted to provide maximum educational provisions and opportunities for students specially who belong to far flung areas, to harness the benefits of science and for general public”, stated by Federal Minister for Science and Technology (S&T), Rana Tanveer Hussain. The Minister was addressing the closing ceremony of one-week summer camp […]…Read More

ICCBS becomes UNESCO Centre for Excellence Category-2 Institute

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article image KARACHI-The International Centre for Chemical and Biological Sciences (ICCBS), University of Karachi, has become UNESCO Centre for Excellence Category-2 Institute’. This is an honor for the country, says a spokesman of the ICCBS on Friday. The newly admitted students of M. Phil. and Ph.D. program-2016 are welcomed to the world class institutions. The successful students owned the opportunity to be the part of this internationally famous research …Read More

foodpanda launches delivering excellence to refine quality

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: The leading mobile and online food ordering platform foodpanda Pakistan has taken an initiative to improve food delivery standards in the restaurant industry. The Inaugural event of the initiative "DELIVERY EXCELLENCE" took place at the Nest I/O. The core of the event is built upon sharing of best practices from foodpanda global information repository. Nauman S. Mirza, CEO for foodpanda and EatOye, explaining the objective behind this initiative, said that…Read More

foodpanda launches delivering excellence to refine quality

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: The leading mobile and online food ordering platform foodpanda Pakistan has taken an initiative to improve food delivery standards in the restaurant industry. The Inaugural event of the initiative "DELIVERY EXCELLENCE" took place at the Nest I/O. The core of the event is built upon sharing of best practices from foodpanda global information repository. Nauman S. Mirza, CEO for foodpanda and EatOye, explaining the objective behind this initiative, said that…Read More

45 plus S&T professionals nominated for excellence awards

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: President Mamnoon Hussain has conferred 156 civil awards on citizens of Pakistan as well as foreign nationals for showing immaculate excellence in their respective fields in addition to their service to the country. The ceremony took place on the occasion of 69th Independence Day of Pakistan. More than 45 SandT professionals are nominated for excellence awards. The award ceremony for these awards will take place on Pakistan Day, March 23, 2016, according to the office.…Read More

Academia-industry linkage is crucial for academic excellence

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The Higher Education Commission, apex body to promote and regulate higher education in Pakistan is serving for excellence of higher education since 2002. The HEC intends to setup one university or at least its sub campus in each district of the country to create enabling conditions for every fraction of society to get higher education. Dr Mukhtar Ahmed held a meeting with Federal Minister for Ministry of Science and Technology (MoST), Rana Tanveer Hussain in which…Read More

Academia-industry linkage is crucial for academic excellence

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The Higher Education Commission, apex body to promote and regulate higher education in Pakistan is serving for excellence of higher education since 2002. The HEC intends to setup one university or at least its sub campus in each district of the country to create enabling conditions for every fraction of society to get higher education. Dr Mukhtar Ahmed held a meeting with Federal Minister for Ministry of Science and Technology (MoST), Rana Tanveer Hussain in which the…Read More

COMSATS inducts KazNU as its 20th Center of Excellence

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article image Monitoring Desk: A meeting to induct Al-Farabi Kazakh National University (KazNU), Kazakhstan, to the network of COMSATS was held recently in Srilanka. KazNu has become the 20th member of COMSATS’ Network Almost having 98 departments, 14 faculties, 20 scientific research institutions, a techno-park, and over 2,000 professors and faculty members. Speaking to the inaugural session of the event, Dr. Sarath Amunugama, Minister of Higher Education and Research (MOHER), Sri Lanka hoped…Read More

Mobilink wins Annual CSR Excellence Awards

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STAFF REPORT KHI: Mobilink has won top honours at the 8th Annual CSR Excellence Awards 2014, which were conducted by the CSR Association of Pakistan. The company received the award under the Innovation’ category for its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) activities which were greatly endorsed as one that leverage business strengths to offer high impact social solutions. The telco uses its business model to provide education over cell phones to learners not served by traditional education…Read More

SBP to set up centre of excellence in IFE

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STAFF REPORT KHIR: State Bank of Pakistan is going to establish the Centre of Excellence in Islamic Finance Education (CEIFE) after getting proposals from the HEC certified universities having business schools. Finance Minister Ishaq Dar, addressing at the opening ceremony of proposals received to establish a CEIFE expressed his pleasure on the efforts being made to increase the radius of Islamic banking and finance. He said, both SBP and government are committed for the development…Read More