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Education improvement boosts competitiveness

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STAFF REPORT ISB: Education, one of the central concerns of Pakistan’s Vision 2025 plan, is becoming more accessible to population, and higher education in particular is moving the country forward in science and technology. The US is partnering with Pakistan in number of areas to support its economic development, and indeed bilateral cooperation in education is key to this partnership. In June, it was announced that four Pakistani and three US universities would collaborate on a…Read More

PLCIP, UVAS sign MoU for hide quality improvement

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: The European Union (EU) funded Pakistan Leather Competitiveness Improvement Program (PLCIP) has signed an MoU with the University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS) in Lahore to improve hide collection practices for quality enhancement. Usman Malik, Project Director PLCIP and Agha Saiddain, Chairman - Hide and Skin Improvement Sub-Committee, Pakistan Tanners Association (PTA) and Prof. Dr Zafar Iqbal, UVAS, signed the MoU. Bernard Francois, Head of Cooperation,…Read More

Seminar soars PESCO performance, improvement urged by experts

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STAFF REPORT PEW: A seminar was held for brainstorming and exchange of ideas in order to improve the efficiency of Peshawar Electric Supply Company (PESCO). The title of the event was "How to turn around PESCO" and various technocrats from energy management and power sector as well as policy makers were present on the occasion. Chairman Board of Directors, PESCO, Muhammad Asad Khan stressed on the need of improvement of the organization’s performance on multiple aspects so to…Read More

Seminar soars PESCO performance, improvement urged by experts

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article image STAFF REPORT PEW: A seminar was held for brainstorming and exchange of ideas in order to improve the efficiency of Peshawar Electric Supply Company (PESCO). The title of the event was "How to turn around PESCO" and various technocrats from energy management and power sector as well as policy makers were present on the occasion. Chairman Board of Directors, PESCO, Muhammad Asad Khan stressed on the need of improvement of the organization’s performance on multiple aspects so to…Read More

HEC, CIIT mull for joint initiatives for improvement of work efficiency

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Faculty Development Academy (FDA) of COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT), Islamabad has planned to organize a series of seven workshops in a joint effort with Higher Education Commission. In such manner, the first workshop titled Office Procedures and Practices’ was held. This workshop was intended for non-instructing staff to learn advanced practices that are regarded key for office work in distinctive limits. It was required to upgrade the…Read More

Improvement of water governance and cooperation emphasized in the workshop

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: Provincial Water Conference, Sindh was organized by Indus Consortium in Karachi to mull for the strategies that account to address the water scarcity issue in the province. The theme of the conference was Improving water governance and promoting water cooperation’. The experts, industrialists, academicians, students, and a large number of civil societies turned out in the event and gave valuable inputs during the event in connection to the water issue. …Read More

Improvement of water governance and cooperation emphasized in the workshop

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: Provincial Water Conference, Sindh was organized by Indus Consortium in Karachi to mull for the strategies that account to address the water scarcity issue in the province. The theme of the conference was Improving water governance and promoting water cooperation’. The experts, industrialists, academicians, students, and a large number of civil societies turned out in the event and gave valuable inputs during the event in connection to the water issue. Secretary…Read More

HEC, CIIT mull for joint initiatives for improvement of work efficiency

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Faculty Development Academy (FDA) of COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT), Islamabad has planned to organize a series of seven workshops in a joint effort with Higher Education Commission. In such manner, the first workshop titled 'Office Procedures and Practices' was held. This workshop was intended for non-instructing staff to learn advanced practices that are regarded key for office work in distinctive limits. It was required to upgrade the members'…Read More

The need of improvement in Higher Education of Pakistan

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article image THE EDUCATION sector of Pakistan needs a long overhaul in order to get the sustainable result that is in accord with the future challenges. The incumbent government of Pakistan is focusing to make country a hub of knowledge based economy’ by surfacing several initiatives aiming at reforming and restructuring the education system. The industry-academia linkage is highly important for RandD initiatives and curriculum designing of the universities. The curriculum currently being…Read More

Pakistan needs improvement in Climate Change perspective

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article image CLIMATE CHANGE phenomenon has struck again and Pakistan has lost one more round not only incurring financial losses but also heavy losses in precious human capital. There are countries abroad that are dying to protect their human capital and here we are heartlessly watching them die. Rajhasthan power plants in India cannot cause the heat wave in Pakistan. The atlas shows huge gap in the geographic locations of the affected area with those of Rajhasthan. It is true that great…Read More