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Speakers urge for setting up an independent UAM

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article image FAISALABAD: Speakers at a seminar have called for setting up an independent University of Alternative Medicines (UAM), and making separate regulating laws for Tibb-e- Unani, Ayurvedic and Homeopathic practitioners. It was demanded during the inaugural session of seminar on Tibb, Nature and Science organised by the National Council for Tibb in collaboration with the University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, at Iqbal Auditorium of the UAF on Sunday…Read More

USF asked to expedite setting up telecentres

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STAFF REPORT ISB: The Board of Directors of Universal Service Fund Company (USF) has directed the management to expedite the implementation, bidding process and establishment of Universal Telecentres. The decision was taken in the 43rd Board of Directors meeting of the USF, which has recently been held with Minister of State for IT and Telecom Anusha Rahman in the chair. The meeting took deep interest in the implementation of Universal Telecentres project, which is aimed at…Read More

Punjab setting up Asias biggest fish seed hatchery

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: The government of Punjab is setting up a number of fisheries and fish farms that will turn the southern region of the province into "a hub of fisheries". Work is underway on construction of the "biggest fish seed hatchery in Asia" in Rajanpur, in southwest of Punjab, said an official. To meet the requirement of fish seeds of fish farmers in Bahawalpur, the fisheries department has provided five million fish seeds for the private and public…Read More

EDF okays setting up of tannery zone in Sialkot

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: A project has been approved for the establishment of a tannery zone in Sialkot for climate change adaptation through tanneries relocation in leather industrial zone. The project, Board of Administrators of Export Development Fund, will be implemented under the supervision of Environmental Protection Agency Punjab with the technical and financial assistance of the UNIDO. The project will address the concerns of international buyers who often express alarms at the…Read More

Punjab Gov deliberates setting up IT University in RYK

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article image STAFF REPORT RYK: The Government of Punjab has planned to set up Information Technology University at the expense of Rs. 3.84 billion. The purpose of establishing IT university in the region is to promote ICT education in under developed areas of Punjab and bring the human asset to the mainstream industrial channel. This has been proclaimed by the Education Minister Punjab as of late while tending to an appointment of University educators from Southern Punjab. As indicated by the…Read More

FJWU signs agreement for setting up advisory centre for eco-friendly transport system

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article image STAFF REPORT RWP: The sustainable and environmental friendly transport system is the need of the hour in the country as major chunk of the air pollution is contributed by vehicles. Thinking on this pattern, an agreement was signed by Fatima Jinnah Women University (FJWU) in partnership with Project Management Unit PAKISTRAN’ and Ministry of Water and Power in order to set up a think tank responsible for advising on policy makers, identifying loopholes in the transport system and suggesting…Read More

Punjab Gov deliberates setting up IT University in RYK

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article image STAFF REPORT RYK: The Government of Punjab has planned to set up Information Technology University at the expense of Rs. 3.84 billion. The purpose of establishing IT university in the region is to promote ICT education in under developed areas of Punjab and bring the human asset to the mainstream industrial channel. This has been proclaimed by the Education Minister Punjab as of late while tending to an appointment of University educators from Southern Punjab. As indicated by the points…Read More

NADRA setting up 8 centers for overseas Pakistanis

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STAFF REPORT ISB: The overseas Pakistanis face unendurable inconvenience due to non-existence of NADRA centers in abroad. The government of Pakistan has decided to establish eight NADRA Centers in Bahrain, Malaysia, Canada and Spain in a bid to facilitate overseas Pakistanis. The government official while speaking in National Assembly (NA) Session said that the NADRA offices in United Kingdom (UK) have insufficient human resource due to which they cannot efficiently cater to huge Pakistani…Read More

NADRA setting up 8 centers for overseas Pakistanis

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The overseas Pakistanis face unendurable inconvenience due to non-existence of NADRA centers in abroad. The government of Pakistan has decided to establish eight NADRA Centers in Bahrain, Malaysia, Canada and Spain in a bid to facilitate overseas Pakistanis. The government official while speaking in National Assembly (NA) Session said that the NADRA offices in United Kingdom (UK) have insufficient human resource due to which they cannot efficiently cater to huge…Read More

PTA calls for setting up of mobile testing lab

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has said that a mobile testing lab for inspecting imported cell phones’ IMEIs, equipment’s quality and electromagnetic rays was the need of the time. "All the suggestions for simplifying complex policies would be forwarded to the concerned ministry in order to provide relief to the traders," said the Director Enforcement PTA during his recently visit to KCCI and KEDA. On the occasion, he gave suggestions on…Read More