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USPCAS-W a vision turned to reality by US funding

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The inauguration ceremony of ‘US-Pakistan Center for Advanced Study in Water (USPCAS-W)’ held at Mehran University of Engineering and Technology (MUET) Jamshoro. Sindh Education Minister Jam Methab Hussain Dehar along with (USAID) Mission Director Jerry Bisson and Deputy Mission Director Denise Herbal attended the ceremony. “USPCAS-W a vision turned to reality and beginning of new […]…Read More

Establishment of National Science School under Govt’s Vision 2025

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Ministry of science and technology called a meeting of the Inter-Ministerial Steering Committee for Development Project in which Science Talent Farming Scheme (STFS) Phase-I (Component-I to launch for 1800 young students. The main agenda of the meeting was the establishment of National Science School under the government’s Vision 2025. Members discussed the progress issues observed […]…Read More

Vision and sustainable funding needed in Pakistan for Nanotechnology: Dr. Nayfeh

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C2CIIT: Pakistan has the exact level of expert human resource and scientific activity in the field of nanotechnology. A focused national strategy and sustainable funding can make Pakistan one of the leaders in this sector. Professor of Physics at the University of Illinois and Founder and President of NanoSi Advanced Technology, Inc. Dr. Munir H. […]…Read More

Intel CEO Introduces vision for Merged Reality at 2016 Intel Developer Forum

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article image ISLAMABAD: Intel CEO Brian Krzanich welcomes thousands of developers to the 2016 Intel Developer Forum in San Francisco, with an opening keynote presentation. His presentation offered perspective on the unique role Intel will play as the boundaries of computing continue to expand. The 2016 Intel Developer Forum (IDF) kicked off today in San Francisco with an opening keynote by Intel CEO Brian Krzanich. Krzanich articulated the company’s vision…Read More

ECC approves Telecom Policy 2015 with greater vision

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The Economic Co-ordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet has approved the Telecom Policy 2015 designed to attract investment and innovation in the sector. The policy includes various new elements such as competition framework, spectrum strategy, spectrum sharing, satellite communication, which were not present in earlier policies. The vision articulated in the policy is availability of universal, affordable and quality telecommunication services provided through…Read More

COMSATS: A realisation of Salams Vision of S&T-led development through South-South Cooperation

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article image "scientific thought and its creation is the common and shared heritage of mankind." - Dr. Abdus Salam PROF. DR. ABDUS SALAM was one of the most outstanding proponents of the idea that the developmental gap between the North and the South can be bridged through SandT capacity-building in developing countries. Among his various initiatives to achieve this goal, one was to establish a high-level Commission having affiliation of several RandD organizations of the South. The…Read More

COMSATS takes pride in carrying Dr. Abdus Salams vision forward

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article image Staff Report ISB: While marking the 20th anniversary of COMSATS, scientists and researchers are of the unanimous view that the COMSATS is playing a vibrant role achieving its set goals by adopting a multifaceted strategy that is based on advocacy of SandT; capacity building, and South-South cooperation. They considered the establishment of COMSATS as one of the Prof. Dr. Abdus Salam’s desires that were fulfilled by Pakistan, also saying the COMSATS should further strengthen…Read More

Quaid-e-Azams vision panacea to current challenges

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD:We have made great progress since the creation of Pakistan but still more great efforts are required to realize the dream of Quaid-e-Azam as the Muslim Ummah can make tremendous progress based upon his vision. The speakers expressed these views at a recently held a seminar titled "Current Challenges of Pakistan and Vision of Quaid-e-Azam" at the IIUI, Islamabad. The event was organized by the research think tank MUSLIM Institute. Vice President IIUI Dr…Read More

Pakistan has vision for Science and Technology

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article image French Ambassador Philippe Thiebaud says his country is extending all-out support to Pakistan in its various initiatives for science and technology promotion. We are working with PSF to promote the La main à la pâte’ (education programme) in some schools in addition to regularly holding science expos in various cities for awareness What has attracted French aid towards Pakistan? PHILIPPE THIEBAUD: France has along tradition of economy development and science and technology could…Read More

Lack of vision depriving Pakistan of coal reserves

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: Speakers at a seminar titled "Energy Crisis and Coal Reserves in Pakistan: Potential, Problems and Prospects" have said that corruption, nepotism and poor governance are the main reasons behind the country's failure in energy sector in Pakistan, and called for drastic measures, such as focus on large scale mechanized coal mining to produce various forms of energy from it to lessen the intensity of the power crisis.Usman Amin-ud-Din, former minister for petroleum and…Read More