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ZTBL & 1LINK Partner to facilitate Rural Population

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article image Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited (ZTBL), former Agricultural Development Bank of Pakistan (ADBP), has recently signed an agreement with 1LINK, the largest payment switch in Pakistan to facilitate its customers with digital banking services across the country. The launching ceremony was held at 1LINK’s office in Karachi on April 27, 2017. Through this partnership, ZTBL’s customers […]…Read More

ASU, universities partner to power Pakistans future

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article image MONITORING REPORT ISB: Arizona State University (ASU) has welcomed 24 exchange graduate students, the first cohort in a partnership with leading Pakistani engineering universities dedicated to researching and developing solutions for Pakistan’s energy needs. Led by ASU, the US-Pakistan Centers for Advanced Studies in Energy (USPCAS-E) is a collaboration sponsored by USAID and Pakistan’s Higher Education Commission. An $18 million award supports the project - the largest ASU has…Read More

USDA, USAID partner with UVAS to set up dairy research farm

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: In order to improve dairy production and resolve multiple issues in the farming sector Pakistan, USDA and USAID are partnering with the University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS) to establish the Pattoki Training and Research Demonstration Farm, a model dairy farm for high-producing breeds in the city. According to an official from the Punjab Livestock and Dairy Department, the demonstration farm will house approximately 50 imported Holstein heifers from the US…Read More

Mobilink, VimpelCom partner with Twitter

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Mobilink and its parent company, VimpelCom, have partnered with Twitter, a microblogging service with over 320 million monthly active users, to introduce for the first time in Pakistan an innovative self-care customer service called Mobilinkcare’. This initiative, for now only being launched by VimpelCom on Mobilink’s platform out of its other 13 business units, enables subscribers to get answers to their basic queries related to Mobilink’s services directly in…Read More

Microsoft, HEC partner to benefit 156 varsities

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STAFF REPORT KHI: Microsoft Pakistan and the HEC have recently arranged an Academic Day to reinforce an ongoing education alliance agreement to offer Microsoft software, technical skills, certified training and infrastructure development to institutions of higher learning. According to details, over 156 universities in Pakistan will benefit from the programme which will help students and educators in Pakistan realize their full potential. The contract between the two organizations…Read More

NADRA, HBL partner on branchless banking

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STAFF REPORT IBD: The NADRA Technologies Limited (NTL) and Habib Bank Limited (HBL) have signed a Branchless Banking Super Agency Agreement as a strategic alliance, whereby more than 5,500 NADRA e-Sahulat outlets will conduct branchless banking financial transactions under the brand name of HBL Express. This agreement will result in provision of financial services, to the unbanked population of Pakistan. It is a joint step of both the entities towards financial inclusion, leading to…Read More

Wateen recognised as Cisco partner in tech provider

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: Wateen, Pakistan's leading converged communications provider, has announced that it has achieved TelePresence Video Express Authorized Technology Provider (ATP) status from Cisco.This designation ranks Wateen as having fulfilled the training requirements and programme prerequisites to sell, deploy and support Cisco TelePresence Video products and solutions at the Express level.The ATP programme is an exclusive "invitation only" programme from Cisco and Wateen had to…Read More

InfoTech turns Netezza certified IBM partner

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: InfoTech has emerged as the IBM’s first certified Netezza partner in Pakistan, which would enable the company to deploy solutions involving Netezza Data warehouses appliances, renowned for its high-performance business analytics, in the local industry.This alliance will expedite the growth of individual as well as the businesses in the industry in addition to effectively contributing to big data analysis."At InfoTech we believe in investing in areas that can bring value…Read More

Microsoft, HEC partner to host Imagine Cup local finals

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: Bringing together the sharpest minds in the field of technology, Microsoft Pakistan, in partnership with the Higher Education Commission (HEC), has recently hosted the local finals of the Imagine Cup.This is the world’s premier student technology competition, where all eligible students use their imagination and passion to create a technological solution. Marking its 10th year, Microsoft is holding the worldwide finals of the Imagine Cup in Sydney, Australia this July.The…Read More