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Meeting of Senate committee on IT and telecom

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Senate’s Standing Committee on Information Technology and Telecommunications had met with Senator Shahi Syed in chair. Progress on implementation status of recommendations of committee concerning increase in the pension of retired PTCL’ employees and policy devised by FBR and PTA about collection of taxes i.e. GST and WHT from cellular users was discussed in meeting. […]…Read More

3rd Annual Neuroscience Meeting focused neuroscience status in Pakistan

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Aga Khan University and the Pakistan Society of Basic and Applied Neurosciences in collaboration with The Science Bridge initiative, the International Brain Research Organization, the Advance Educational Institute and Research Centre, and the Canada Pakistan Research and Development Council has organized the 3rd Annual Neuroscience Meeting, titled ‘Building Bridges Through Neuroscience. At the meeting, it […]…Read More

PARC & USAID’s review meeting on Conservation Agriculture

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The review meeting of Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC), International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center also known by its Spanish abbreviation CIMMYT and USAID for two days to discuss activities related to Conservation Agriculture (CA) in Pakistan. The event partners from all over the country gathered to discuss implementation related issues and future projects along […]…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

UVAS arranged “Post Budget Meeting on Review of Livestock Initiatives”

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Meeting recommended enhancing import duty on whey milk and powdered milk while fisheries, Poultry, Red meat sectors included in the zero rated sectors LAHORE (06-06-17): The University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS) Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Talat Naseer Pasha (S.I) chaired a meeting on discussion of Federal Budget 2017-18 in the (UVAS) syndicate room to discuss […]…Read More

3rd Meeting of the Board of Trustees of ECO Science Foundation held in Islamabad

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article image ISLAMABAD: The representatives of the member states of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) held the third meeting of the Board of Trustees of the ECO Science Foundation and reiterate firm commitment and desire to continue their devoted efforts to make the ECOSF more active, efficient and a result-oriented specialized agency. The third meeting of the representatives of the member states of ECO including Afghanistan, Azerbaijan Iran,…Read More

Meeting reviews CIIT performance

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article image ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Science and Technology, Rana Tanveer Hussain has said that COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT) has been ranked among top 10 best universities in Pakistan by HEC. But my vision as the Chancellor of CIIT is to bring it within top 500 universities of the world. He was chairing a meeting with the delegation from CIIT headed by Dr. Zaidi, Rector CIIT. The delegation gave a detailed review of the Institution…Read More

PRISE body meeting pledges focus on semi-arid economies

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STAFF REPORT ISB: The three-day (Pathways to Resilience in Semi-Arid Economies), PRISE steering committee meeting has recently concluded in Islamabad with a resolve to collaborative efforts to find a sustainable solution for building resilience in semi-arid economies. The delegates condemned Charssada attack and posed confidence in the resilience shown by Pakistani nation, in combating terrorism. PRISE is a five-year, multi-country research project that generates new knowledge about…Read More

Meeting projects climate change impacts on snow leopard

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MONITORING REPORT ISB: The Global Snow Leopard and Ecosystem Protection Program (GSLEP), a joint initiative by all 12 Central and South Asian, that are home to this endangered big cat, held a meeting in Paris, during the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP 21).The main agenda of the meeting was to highlight the impacts of climate change on snow leopards, their ecosystems and the livelihoods of local villagers residing in snow leopard habitat.The committee’s co-chair, Sabir…Read More