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Mayor of London Office tours tech startup colwiz

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PR: London-Karachi collaboration: colwiz Founder Tahir Mansoori with his team of talented engineers and designers and the Deputy Mayor of London,Rajesh Agrawal.  The Deputy Mayor of London was in Karachi this week as part of a regional tour organised by the Mayor’s International Business Programme, a scheme mentoring London’s leading tech start-ups. colwiz was accepted onto […]…Read More

Science, tech uplift procedures by OIC to generate $650m

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The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) will meet in Islamabad to settle a procedure for usage of the 10-year design of activity to elevate science and innovation in part states. The meeting will likewise examine approaches to create $650 million for compelling usage of the 2016-25 design went for making OIC part states fit for […]…Read More

Pakistani tech industry impressed US tech expert Rebecca Garcia

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Pakistan is blessed with very smart and hardworking people, doing a lot good by startups said visiting US technology expert Rebecca Garcia. Garcia highlighted need for skills to become entrepreneurs and empowering environment people to conduct new experiments and learn new things for better future. “Top 10 tech companies in the world were founded by […]…Read More

One-day workshop on public speaking organized by Tech valley Abbottabad

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article image Communication is the backbone of our society whether it is Science and technology or other important matters of life. It is a tool to make connections, influence decisions, and motivate change. Without communication skills, ability to progress in progressing world and in life, itself, is impossible. From presenting research papers and technical ideas presentations in […]…Read More

11 year old tech prodigy wows professors at ITU

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article image Lahore: Mohammad Raza is not your average 11 year old boy. While his peers go to school, play cricket and scrape the occasional knee, Raza sits in front of a computer and codes. He builds software that can help catch most wanted criminals and create language predictors that no one in the market has been able to develop yet. Yes, he does go to school, but instead of English, Mathematics and Geography, Raza sits in on undergraduate and masters level courses at Lahore’s Information…Read More

Tackling climate change Invest in green tech

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article image ISLAMABAD: Pakistan needs to make fundamental changes in production and consumption patterns and the services sector to tackle climate issues and vulnerabilities, says Climate Change Minister Zahid Hamid. All sections of society including government departments, the private sector and individuals must play their part in bringing about this transformation to sustainable consumption and production patterns, which is an essential requirement of…Read More

Budget being increased for science & tech research

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: The economic development is directly linked to research and development (RandD) and this is why its budget in Pakistan Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (PCSIR) is being increased from Rs65 million to Rs250 million, said Federal Minister for Science and Technology Rana Tanveer Hussain. While speaking at the LCCI, the minister said that all resources were being utilised to promote the research culture in Pakistan so that the country could join the club of…Read More

Uber inks MoU with PITB to promote tech use

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: Uber, the global taxi-dispatch service app, has signed an MoU with the Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB) in a bid to promote the effective use of technology in Lahore. The MoU is aimed at developing technology that would bring additional safety and convenience for residents in Lahore along with economic opportunities for individuals and small and medium enterprises. "Uber delivers high quality service throughout the world and the PIBT is proud to…Read More

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Tech education can control unemployment: NAVTTC

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Unemployment can be reduced by providing the youth technical education, National Vocational and Technical Training Commission (NAVTTC) Executive Director Zulfiqar Ahmad Cheema has said. He was speaking during a visit to the UET’s Al Khawarzami Institute of Computer Sciences (KICS). "Skilled workers are needed in the country as well as abroad. NAVTTC is fulfilling the government’s vision for building a developed, industrialised and prosperous Pakistan,&…Read More