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Tech revolution pledged

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR:Technological advancement in Pakistan will be bolstered through Chinese aid in order to bring a tech revolution in the country and resolving copious challenges through the incorporation pf technology. This was said by President, Pak-China Joint Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCJCCI) Shah Faisal Afridi during a meeting of PCJCCI. He said that PCJCCI was focusing on capacity building in technological sphere on priority basis to attain the objectives at rapid pace. Shah…Read More

SAARC UGC Committee pledged regional cooperation in education

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The meeting of Committee of Heads of University Grants Commission (UCG) of South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) was held recently with the aim to find avenues for regional cooperation in order to uplift the quality of education, research in the region for sustainable growth and development through joint efforts, collaborations and cooperation. This was the 10th meeting of UCG Committee of Heads. Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed, Chairman Higher Education Commission…Read More

Warid secures pledged investment for 4G

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Pakistani operator Warid Telecom has pledged a network investment of $470 million during the next five years aimed at upgrading its current 2.5G network to 4G. Commenting on the five-year investment - which began at the start of the operator’s financial year in July - Warid’s CFO Tariq Gulzar said: "Over the last 2-3 years, when we were going through the MandA process, we were a little dormant, we were holding back on those investments which we’re now going…Read More

Commitment pledged to fight for consumer rights protection

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article image He said that they are committed to continue the operation against adulteration till the results are achieved to the satisfaction of the consumers. At the occasion, Huma Bukhari, Chairperson Consumer Forum, briefed the Commissioner about the establishment of Pakistan Consumers’ Federation. She said that in a country like Pakistan where importance of consumer related issues like consumer rights and consumer rights protection is rather a neglected and untouched area. It is with this…Read More