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World university ranking and awful performance of Pakistan

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EDUCATION IS a key component in stimulating national integration as well as economic development. It can backfire as it provokes the anticipations and cognizance of young minds in ways that either cannot or will not be pleased. This is especially true in Pakistan, where the government is less interested to invest in education. According to […]…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

PTCLs Financial Performance in first half of this year with 10% Cash Dividend

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article image ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL), the country’s leading ICT services provider, has announced its financial results for half year ended June 30, 2016 and declared 10% interim cash dividend to the shareholders. In the meeting, the Board of Directors has declared 10% interim cash dividend to the shareholders. PTCL Group earned Rs. 58.96 billion revenue during the first half of 2016 whereas PTCL’s revenues were Rs. 36.2 billion during the period. DSL broadband…Read More

Seminar soars PESCO performance, improvement urged by experts

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STAFF REPORT PEW: A seminar was held for brainstorming and exchange of ideas in order to improve the efficiency of Peshawar Electric Supply Company (PESCO). The title of the event was "How to turn around PESCO" and various technocrats from energy management and power sector as well as policy makers were present on the occasion. Chairman Board of Directors, PESCO, Muhammad Asad Khan stressed on the need of improvement of the organization’s performance on multiple aspects so to…Read More

Seminar soars PESCO performance, improvement urged by experts

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article image STAFF REPORT PEW: A seminar was held for brainstorming and exchange of ideas in order to improve the efficiency of Peshawar Electric Supply Company (PESCO). The title of the event was "How to turn around PESCO" and various technocrats from energy management and power sector as well as policy makers were present on the occasion. Chairman Board of Directors, PESCO, Muhammad Asad Khan stressed on the need of improvement of the organization’s performance on multiple aspects so to…Read More

PTCL announces 10% interim cash dividend on sound performance in Q2-FY2015

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL), the premier telecommunication and Information Communication and Technology (ICT) service provider of the country has announced sound financial results for first six months of FY 2015. PTCL announced revenues of Rs 39.4 billion for the period ended June 30, 2015. Gross net profit of the company stood at Rs12.9 billion and Rs 6.1 billion respectively. Board of Directors (BoD) of PTCL announced 10% interim cash…Read More

Huawei clutches outstanding performance award

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STAFF REPORT ISB: The elite telecommunication company Huawei has been conferred with DISTREE Diamond and "Middle East Retail Academy (MERA)" awards in recognition of paramount services and solutions that outperform other telecom players in the market. An award ceremony was held to acknowledge the prominent achievements of telecom and ICT sector enterprises, in which DISTREE Diamond Award was won by Huawei for its Smart Phones’ category. Huawei also managed to clinch the award for…Read More

Huawei clutches outstanding performance award

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The elite telecommunication company Huawei has been conferred with DISTREE Diamond and "Middle East Retail Academy (MERA)" awards in recognition of paramount services and solutions that outperform other telecom players in the market. An award ceremony was held to acknowledge the prominent achievements of telecom and ICT sector enterprises, in which DISTREE Diamond Award was won by Huawei for its Smart Phones’ category. Huawei also managed to clinch the award…Read More

The Next Generation of Computing Has Arrived: Performance to Power Amazing Experiences

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article image The new5thGenerationIntel® Core™ processor familyis Intel’s latest wave of14nm processors, delivering improved system and graphics performance, more natural and immersive user experiences, and enabling longer battery life compared to previous generations. The release of the 5thGeneration Intel Core technology includes 14new processors for consumers and businesses, including 10new 15W processors withInteland four new 28W products withIntel® Iris™ Graphics. The 5thGeneration Intel Core…Read More

Seed priming-a pragmatic approach to improve crop performance under salt stress

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article image Soil salinity is a serious problem in Pakistan that reduces the crops yield. In Pakistan, about 6.281 million hectares of land are salt-affected, out of which 1.89 million hectares are saline, 1.85 million hectares are permeable saline-sodic, 1.02 million hectares are impermeable saline-sodic and 0.028 million hectares are sodic in nature. It is estimated that out of 1.89 million hectares saline patches, 0.45 million hectares are in Punjab, 0.94 million hectares in Sindh and 0.5 million…Read More