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Bills passed to control cyber, forex crimes in Pakistan

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Terrorism, hacking, electronic forgery and fraud, child pornography have been declared punishable offences in Pakistan as the National Assembly has recently two passed bills - "The Foreign Exchange Regulation (Amendment) Bill, 2014" and "Prevention of Electronic Crimes Bill, 2016". Minister of State for IT Anusha Rehman moved the Foreign Exchange Regulation (Amendment) Bill, 2014" and it was approved by the House without much criticism from…Read More

National university of S&T bill (amendment) passed

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STAFF REPORT ISB: The National Assembly has recently passed the National University of Sciences and Technology (Amendment) Bill, 2016 with a majority vote.The bill was passed with 61 votes in favour and 35 members voted against it. Minister for Climate Change Zahid Hamid had moved the bill in the house on behalf of Minister for Science and Technology Rana Tanveer Hussain. The statement of objects and reasons of the bill says the National University of Sciences and Technology Act, 1997…Read More

First batch of entrepreneurs passed out from Nest I/O

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: The first batch of young enthusiastic entrepreneurs has passed out from Nest I/O. The project was launched by collaboration of Google, Samsung and US State Department with a heavy contribution of $1.4 million. The project was started with the aim to promote entrepreneurship in the Pakistan by giving young people fundamental skills to professionally start their business venture and operate it with utmost proficiency that will make the market more competitive in the market…Read More