Tag: Pakistan

Potent Threats of Climate Change in Pakistan and their Mitigation, A way forward

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article image Fluctuation in the average weather pattern of a specific region experienced for a longer period of time is termed as climate change. Different indicators of climate change are change in wind pattern, temperature and precipitation. Increased concentration of greenhouse gases is a principle cause of climate change. There happens to be an annual increase of […]…Read More

EcoEnergy and BBOX conveying off-grid electricity in Pakistan

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EcoEnergy, a leading affordable solar energy provider in Pakistan had received an investment of US$200k from BBOXX, a next-generation utility as a part of EcoEnergy’s pre-series A funding round. It has scaled up its solar energy business in Pakistan, conveying off-grid electricity to several. EcoEnergy has been using BBOXX’s innovative systems for on-grid experience in […]…Read More

Forestry in Pakistan to enter in new era with modern training and equipment

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PR: Forestry in Pakistan has entered into a new era with special training, vision and approach on preserving and promoting forests in the country as a precious national resource and asset. The speakers said this at the closing session of 4 days Training of Trainers (ToTs). The training was held as a collaborated effort by […]…Read More

United Kingdom’s Department for International Development to Support SMEs through Karandaaz Pakistan

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PR:  United Kingdom’s Department for International Development (DFID) is supporting the growth of small and medium enterprise (SME) sector in Pakistan through Karandaaz Pakistan. The DFID Director General for Economic Development, Rachel Turner, currently visiting Pakistan, attended the signing of an agreement between Karandaaz and Bank Alfalah Limited. The agreement was signed between CEO Karandaaz Pakistan […]…Read More

Jazz Launches Phicomm Energy 4S Smartphone in Pakistan

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PR: Jazz, Pakistan’s leading Telco, has launched Phicomm’s latest smartphone – Energy 4S – across Pakistan. These devices are being introduced with Jazz’s branding and will be available at Jazz Experience Centers and Franchises for PKR 12,200. Phicomm, a leading brand, is an established handsets manufacturer in European markets with an aim to introduce high quality, […]…Read More

PTA to halt Smuggled Mobile Devices in Pakistan

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PTA’s New Regulation “DIRBS” to Help Block Illegal/Smuggled Mobile Devices in Pakistan. Since the coming of 3G and 4G telecom administrations, there is a quick influx of smart devices into Pakistan, while recent years. Regardless, the high import duty and taxes on handsets, have caused a sharp ascent in the pirating of handsets, through unlawful […]…Read More

Microsoft Pakistan and UNDP joins hand for youth-development

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Microsoft Pakistan, a global leader in technology and innovation, and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has recently signed an MOU. This partnership aimed to complement efforts of both organizations to help youth of Pakistan in addition to broader community. Microsoft has a complete altruism program to looks after social prosperity with imaginative innovations. It contributes […]…Read More

Telenor Pakistan reiterates its commitment towards diversity through symbolic handover of CEO position

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PR:  As part of its commitment towards a diverse culture and to encourage increased female participation in workforce, Telenor Pakistan in collaboration with Plan International Pakistan celebrated International #DayoftheGirl through a symbolic takeover of Telenor CEO position by Marriam Naeem. Marriam is a talented young student studying physiotherapy at the Foundation University. She has been associated with Plan […]…Read More