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UNESCO honours global champions of ocean science

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THE OTHER honorees recognized for their efforts to build greater capacity and international cooperation on ocean science included: Argentina; Morocco; Portugal; Nippon Foundation and the UN Environment’s #CleanSeas campaign. All these ocean science champions were honoured through a special event at the UN Ocean Conference designed to highlight IOC’s first Global Ocean Science Report, which […]…Read More

PARC honours services of retired scientists

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: Pakistan Agriculture Research Council (PARC) Scientists positively think and contribute for the development and promotion of agriculture sector in the country. Senior scientists support the science and transfer of new knowledge and innovations to their junior colleagues to boost up agriculture production for food security in the country. PARC Chairman Dr. Iftikhar Ahmad said this while addressing the august gathering of PARC scientists and officers and staff here at…Read More

PARC honours services of retired scientists

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: Pakistan Agriculture Research Council (PARC) Scientists positively think and contribute for the development and promotion of agriculture sector in the country. Senior scientists support the science and transfer of new knowledge and innovations to their junior colleagues to boost up agriculture production for food security in the country. PARC Chairman Dr. Iftikhar Ahmad said this while addressing the august gathering of PARC scientists and officers and staff here at…Read More

Intel honours teachers, schools with awards

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STAFF REPORT KHI: Intel Pakistan has organized the Intel Education Awards Ceremony in Lahore, under the Intel Education Initiative, to recognize the impressive performance in technology integration by teachers and schools across Pakistan. Present at the occasion was the Secretary of School Education Department, Abdul Jabbar Shaheen, as the chief guest. Of all the participants in the Intel Teach Programme contest, 15 won awards, in recognition of their accomplishments in implementing…Read More

PTCL honours partners

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STAFF REPORT IBD: The Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) has honoured its retailers and distribution partners at a conference recently held in Lahore. The conference was an appreciation of the top performing retail and distribution partners, who have contributed to the growth and business success of PTCL.According to details, a large number of PTCL retailers, business partners and distributors attended the conference, which included various team-building sessions, and provided…Read More

Intel honours teachers, students with awards

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: Intel Pakistan has organized the Intel Education Awards Ceremony in Islamabad, under the Intel Education Initiative, in order to recognize the impressive performance of outstanding schools and teachers across Pakistan.Of all the participants in the Intel Teach Programme contest, 15 won awards, in recognition of their accomplishments in implementing technology to promote inquiry-based learning."Teachers and schools who are able to integrate technology seamlessly into the…Read More

Dow honours PakOasis for fresh water project

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STAFF REPORT IBD: Dow Water and Process Solutions, a division of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW), has recognized PakOasis for one year of operational excellence at its Nawabshah Ultrafiltration (UF) water treatment facility. The largest of its kind in Pakistan, the facility uses DOW ultrafiltration technology to provide 14 million imperial gallons of fresh, safe drinking water every day, delivering a total of 20 billion liters of water over the past year."Over 800 million people lack…Read More

US firm honours PTCL for best performances skills

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: PTCL has been honoured by the prestigious US-based Environment Systems Research Institute (ESRI) with the "ESRI Special Achievement in GIS Award 2012" for its outstanding achievements and organizational performance in geographic information systems (GIS) and programmes."PTCL’s GIS programme stood out from amongst more than 100,000 others worldwide for its outstanding use of GIS technology in the existing network," said Founder and President ESRI, Jack…Read More

NAYS-IEC moot honours young innovative minds

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: Pakistan is far behind in the field of science and technology from other countries in the world. Creativity level in Pakistan is very low while those having some creativity are not provided with the platform to share their ideas with the world. There is a huge need of innovation in the fields of science and technology.The NAYS has initiated a programme known as "Emerging Ideas Conference" in order to provide the young researchers a platform which they can use for…Read More