Tag: industry

Theileriosis Disease: economic threat to Livestock Industry and Its Control Strategies

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article image Theileriases is tick born Protozoan parasitic disease in livestock population caused by Theileria parva (East cost fever) and Theileria annulata (Tropical or Mediterranean). Tick born diseases causes huge economical losses in dairy industry in tropical and subtropical areas where 80 % of total cattle population. Tick transmitted Theileriasis commonly known as East cost fever that […]…Read More

PU revolutionizing cotton industry with multi-national companies

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For revolutionizing the cotton industry, the Punjab University has signed a memorandum of understanding to make available newly-invented disease resistant cotton seed to the farmers via 7 multi-national companies countrywide. Ceremony for signing MoU was held at committee room of Vice Chancellor’s office. PU Vice Chancellor Prof Dr. Zafar Moeen Nasir, along with Centre of […]…Read More

Mobile Industry players unite to host the Mobile Money Hackathon in Karachi

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PR: Key players in the mobile industry in Pakistan are collaborating to host a two-day Mobile Money Hackathon in Karachi on Saturday 7 – Sunday 8 October. Telenor Microfinance Bank and JazzCash, together with the GSMA, will host companies and developers in the financial services industry, including banks, aggregators, payments switches, start-ups, fintech companies and established […]…Read More

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