Tag: industry

Textile exports needs modern spinning industry

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Shaohui Zhang, head of a Chinese delegation, said Pakistan needs to modernize spinning industry to boost its textile exports. TexmaTech Co six-member Chinese delegation, a state-owned company of China, to discuss and explore potential of textile sector visited Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI). “A spinning unit is needed for 1 million […]…Read More

Pakistan’s IT industry promoting positive image globally: Yusuf

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article image Ignite – National Technology Fund in collaboration with Code for Pakistan had organized the SDG Weekend 2017 on August 19-20, 2017 at National Incubation Center Islamabad. This event is supported by International Telecom Union (ITU) and ISOC are participating as Global Partners whereas Pakistan Telecommunication Authority and Code for Pakistan are co-organizer. While talking to […]…Read More

Textile industry consumes more water than needed

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article image Sustainable water consumption practices in textile sector to address the unruly patterns of resource consumption stressed the experts at a seminar held by World Wide Fund for Nature-Pakistan The seminar was part of the International Labour and Environmental Standards (ILES) Application in Pakistan’s SMEs project, funded by the European Union and being implemented by WWF-Pakistan […]…Read More

Landmark development in Pakistan’s medical industry; Cardiac stents

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National University of Science & Technology (NUST) has started producing cardiac stents, a landmark development in medical industry. This achievement will lessen burden from poor patients. The Medical Devices Development Centre (MDDC), NUST School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering has successfully developed these devices in Pakistan for the first time led by Dr. Murtaza Najabat […]…Read More

FAO offer technical assistance in seed industry

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Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations, launched a project for coordination and collaboration among key players in the sector upon request of the Ministry of National Food Security and Research because of the weakness in a seed industry of Pakistan. Pakistan has the shortage of trained human resources against the evolving technologies. […]…Read More

Agri sector- an industry

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The agriculture sector is sharing 21 percent in country’s Gross Domestic Products (GDP), should be treated as an industry to help prompt economic growth, agro people opined. We have huge resources and Pakistan has been among the top agriculture and livestock producing countries said agriculture sector people. There is need of farm management to tap […]…Read More

Bank Alfalah, Virtual University sign deal to bridge gaps between industry and academia

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KARACHI – May 24, 2017: Furthering its commitment to bridge gaps between the industry and academia, Pakistan’s leading banking institution, Bank Alfalah, has signed a strategic agreement with Pakistan’s premier ICT-based distance learning institution, Virtual University of Pakistan, Lahore to establish a framework of learning between the two institutions. The agreement was signed by Mr. […]…Read More

Auto industry has enormous capability: Jamali

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: Automobile manufacturing is Mother of all industries’; it is one of the most notable industry of the country, this was stated by Ali Asghar Jamali, Chief Operating Officer of Indus Motor Company (IMC). Auto industry generates huge revenues for government and provides more than 3 million employment opportunities for individuals. It is an integrated long value chain that associated with several allied industries through broad localization. Pakistan is manufacturing…Read More

Academia-industry linkages stressed to boost growth

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: The gap between education and its practice can be narrowed by linking up academia and industry, Prof James Trevelyan from the University of Western Australia has said. Trevelyan was addressing the seminar titled Bridging the Education-Practice Divide: Developing Graduate Engineers Who Standout from the Crowd’ held at the University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Lahore. He emphasized the importance of research and being aware of new trends in engineering…Read More