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Venture Capital Funds boosting required to develop cyber entrepreneurship in Pak

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article image Adeel Lakhani is a Finance and CIS Graduate from Kelley School of Business, Indiana University, USA. He has vast experience of cyber entrepreneurship. He founded web development firm, managed fast food chain successfully, and now is running his cyber business of one of the largest online DVD Stores of Pakistan i.e. dvddirect.com that has collection of over 13,000 titles. Adeel shared his views with Technology Times in a recent interview Tell us briefly about yourself and…Read More

PARC, AVRDC launch joint venture for promotion of Mungbean production

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article image Staff Report isb: The Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC) and the World Vegetable Center, AVRDC, on Wednesday kick started a joint project for production of seed and variety development of beans, particularly mungbean. A subcontract for the project titled "Mungbean Filed Trials, Seed Production, Variety Development and Socio-Economic Studies" was signed here by Director General National Agricultural Research Center (NARC) Dr. Muhammad Azeem Khan and AVRDC Manager…Read More

PARC, AVRDC launch joint venture for promotion of Mungbean production

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article image Press Release: The Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC) and the World Vegetable Center, AVRDC, on Wednesday kick started a joint project for production of seed and variety development of beans, particularly mungbean. A subcontract for the project titled "Mungbean Filed Trials, Seed Production, Variety Development and Socio-Economic Studies" was signed here by Director General National Agricultural Research Center (NARC) Dr. Muhammad Azeem Khan and AVRDC Manager Grants…Read More

Haier launches its Mobile Phone venture in Pakistan

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article image Staff Report ISD: Haier hops into the bandwagon of Smartphone business in Pakistan as President of Haier Mobile Ruba SEZ Group, Shah Faisal Afridi, announced the latest venture officially. Shah Faisal Afridi enthusiastically demonstrated his deliberations to propel the Group to new heights of pride with a sky high ambition. He reiterated that the aim of this new product launching is to provide high quality Smartphones to consumers at reasonable prices. Ruba SEZ, incumbent rich…Read More

Joint Pak-China venture to launch electric car

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Tandem Type hybrid car has been planned for Pakistan. It would be the first car of its kind produced in Pakistan, which would normally, be run electrically and use the "extender" as a stand-by-for another 100-miles, if the batteries cannot be charged immediately. This would be an ideal transport to be used in cities without causing environmental pollution. According to details, a joint Pak-Chinese venture intending to launch a tandem type hybrid car has…Read More

Ending starvation in capital venture

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IT GOES without saying that the concept of venture investments has positively proved its worth in the wake of remarkable growth and development in the modern world. Ranging from the ordinary sector to the science and technology, information, defence areas and even the space programmes have now started witnessing the major role of venture investments. Particularly, India, China, Korea and Japan are the rising nations who have registered a remarkable progress especially in the…Read More

PASTIC, Recto enter joint venture

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: Pakistan Scientific and Technological Information Centre (PASTIC), a subsidiary organisation of Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF), has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with M/S Recto International to launch a joint venture under its public-private partnership programme.Dr Khalil Ahmed Ibupoto, Director General, PASTIC, and Amanullah Chief Executive Officer (CEO) M/S Recto International signed the MoU on behalf of their respective organizations, says a press release…Read More

JICA, NISTE mark joint venture completion

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and National Institute of Science and Technical Institute (NISTE) has recently organised a seminar to mark successful completion of their joint venture titled Promotion of Student-Centred and Inquiry-Based (SCIB) Science Education’ in Pakistan.The joint project started in May 2009 and now it has developed lesson plans from Grade 4 to 8 in General Science subject and trained 195 master trainers in the federal capital and four…Read More