Tag: Industries

Pakistan needs technology to upgrade its industries: Brazilian envoy

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The Pakistan-Brazil Business Council (PBBC) will be established soon to enhance bilateral trade between the two countries. It was said by Brazilian Ambassador Claudio Lins while addressing a meeting at the Faisalabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FCCI) here on Monday. The envoy said that honorary consular of Brazil in Lahore Hassan Mansha, Umar Farooq […]…Read More

Ministry called the meeting to contemporary issues in industries and exports

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After the development of fourth industrial revolution Senate Standing Committee on Commerce has successfully wanted report from ministry of commerce to mitigate contemporary issues in industries and exports. Next meeting has been summoned by the committee to appraisal the policy formation and vision of ministry of commerce to deal with realities of 4th industrial revolution, […]…Read More

UNIDO SEI project for industries in Pakistan kicks off

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article image ISLAMABAD: The launching ceremony of and#39;Sustainable Energy Initiative (SEI) for Industriesand#39; project funded by Global Environment Facility (GEF) took place on Wednesday. The prominent dignitaries participating in the event were the ambassador of EU delegation in Pakistan, UN resident coordinator in Pakistan, senior officials from ministries of Industries and Production and Climate Change, and representative of various organisations like Alternative…Read More

Need stressed to promote import substitution industries

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STAFF REPORT KHI: There is a desperate need to promote import substitution industries to Pakistan in order to save valuable foreign exchange, said member of National Committee on Small and Medium Enterprises (NCSME) Zulfikar Thaver. "We are importing vast range of items, although some of them are manufactured in Pakistan and the domestic industry is facing very tough competition. Other items which are imported can be manufactured in Pakistan and every effort must be made to promote…Read More

Need stressed to promote import substitution industries

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: There is a desperate need to promote import substitution industries to Pakistan in order to save valuable foreign exchange, said member of National Committee on Small and Medium Enterprises (NCSME) Zulfikar Thaver. "We are importing vast range of items, although some of them are manufactured in Pakistan and the domestic industry is facing very tough competition. Other items which are imported can be manufactured in Pakistan and every effort must be made to promote…Read More

Industries polluting Chenab river

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Industrial waste dumped into Chenab River is threatening the aquatic plant life, says a new study conducted by researchers at the Department of Biotechnology, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad. The study investigates the impact of polluted sediment on the morphological and biochemical prospects of Brassica napus seedlings, grown in vitro. "Pollutants dragged into the river are posing more danger to plant life, as compared to that of pollutants on dry land,"…Read More

Energy crisis shattering small industries

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STAFF REPORT SIALKOT: The prolonged gas and power loadshedding has crippled the small industries in Sialkot, Wazirabad, Gujrat and Daska, as the government has allegedly failed to heal the wounds of the small traders and industrialists. "The small industries are crippled and we are giving the SOS calls to the government to save these industries from collapse," said Chairman All Pakistan Cutlery Association Bilal Bhutta while showing grave concern over the energy crisis in the…Read More

Industries role sought to protect environ in Faisalabad

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STAFF REPORT FAD: Faisalabad, the leading city in terms of textile industry of Pakistan, is facing two major problems - lack of energy which is badly affecting the productivity of the city and the second is non-observance of zoning regulations that has implied the segregation between areas occupied by residences and industry has diminished.. Several communities are complaining of the hazardous industrial waste, while the industry representatives feel that it is the sprawl that has resulted in…Read More

Remarkable Medicinal property of Onion: A glimpse in Onion cultivation, harvesting and its role in Pharmaceutical industries

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article image In the current situation, herbal remedies have enlarged universal reputation by mutually the rapeutic and commercial consequences. Allium cepa, commonly known as Onion and locally as Piyaz, Ghanda in Pakistan is an important medicinal plant whose various parts are used to cure different health problems. Onion Scientific Classification: Kingdom: Plantae Order: Asparagales Family: Amaryllidaceae Genus: Allium Species: Allium cepa Production Technology: Onions can be…Read More

Inspire 2014 unites students, industries at NUST

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: NUST has witnessed another addition of its annual national event INSPIRE - Internship Student Poster Presentation on Industrial and Research Experience. Organized by NUST Science Society, INSPIRE invited over a 100 students from the country’s renowned universities to present their industrial internship and research experience to over 40 industrialists and experts at NUST premises. A large number of groups of intelligent young students from different disciplines of…Read More