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VMware Partners with Meezan Bank to expand IT Infrastructure through Virtualization and Cloud Solutions

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article image PR: A global leader in cloud infrastructure and business mobility, has recentlysigned an agreement with Meezan Bank, Pakistan’s first and largest Islamic bank to modernize the bank’s IT infrastructure across 571 branches in 146cities of Pakistan. The agreement allows Meezan Bank to be expand intolarger market segmentsand meet its growing business demands through IT. Under […]…Read More

Telco looks to expand 4G coverage and enhance customer experience; full spectrum fee paid to Pakistan Telecommunication Authority

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article image Jazz, Pakistan’s number one digital company, has been awarded the 4G spectrum by Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA). The company has paid 100% as the base price for the spectrum fee, which amounts to USD 295 million and an additional 10% in taxes to start its work on expanding the existing 4G coverage in Pakistan. “This […]…Read More

IUCN commission striving to expand database on ecosystems

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article image KARACHI: The IUCN Pakistan on Monday organised a presentation by Piet Wit, the chairperson of the IUCN Commission on Ecosystem Management (CEM), at the IUCN Country Office, Karachi. Piet Wit shared the work of the commission on ecosystem management carried out over the last four years. He said that the commission worked on specific ecosystems, such as wetlands, mountains, and fisheries and deep-sea mining and it had over 20 thematic groups. Some newer thematic groups included arctic…Read More

Mobile operators asked to expand network in rural areas

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The National Assembly Standing Committee on ITandT has recommended the PTA to direct the mobile companies to expand their network of services to under-developed and rural areas of Pakistan. The committee made these directions while discussing suggestions to improve the performance of mobile cellular companies after induction of 3G and 4G technologies. The committee appreciated the efforts of the Ministry of Information Technology for making efforts to dredge out &…Read More

AIOU takes initiative to expand science faculty

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The Allama Iqbl Open University (AIOU) has decided to strengthen its faculty of sciences to promote research-based activities and acquaint the students with new developments in the field of science and technology. "Purpose of this initiative is encourage and motivate students to come out with new innovations in their relevant disciplines to meet the contemporary needs," said Vice Chancellor AIOU Dr Shahid Siddiqui at a training workshop. The workshop is a…Read More