Tag: visits

Zameen.com crosses 3m monthly visits mark

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: Zameen.com has crossed the 3 million monthly visits mark, reiterating its position as the clear market leader in Pakistan with no competitor of comparable scale. Today, it has a team of close to 500 people, offices in nine and presence in 30 major cities, and over 8,000 estate agencies on board. These major achievements, coupled with the portal’s high focus on performance advertising and its extensive reach across the nation, have led Google to conduct its first-…Read More

Ambassador visits NARC for Pak-Uzbek farm research

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Ambassador of Uzbekistan in Islamabad, Furkat A. Sidikov, has taken keen interest in the agricultural machinery, plant genetic resources, horticultural and other inventions of NARC. The ambassador has recently visited the National Agricultural Research Centre (NARC) to seek bilateral collaboration in agricultural research and development between Pakistan and Uzbekistan. He reflected his commitment to extend the cooperation by Uzbekistan in the field of agricultural…Read More

Austrian Nobel Laureate visits Pakistan Science Foundation

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Staff Report ISD: In a meeting Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF) and International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), Austria, decided to explore opportunities of collaboration for research studies on energy and climate change, food and water and poverty and equity. They also decided to take measures for capacity building of Pakistani scientists through international trainings. With the association of international organizations, PSF will create opportunities of funding for…Read More

PCST chief visits Qadir Bakhsh Farms

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STAFF REPORT KHI: Prof. Dr. Anwar-ul-Hassan Gilani, Chairperson, Pakistan Council for Science and Technology, has recently visited the Qadir Bakhsh Farms. On the occasion, Prof. Gillani appreciated the innovative mind of Sir Tariq Tanvir (Esq.) and wished for establishing his home like QB-Farm in future. Prof. Gillani also appreciated University Extension work of Team Agrihunt in UAF and he further asked Sir Dr. Shouq for another detailed meeting for a collaborative discussion for such…Read More

ATDC delegation visits CEBG Okara dairy farm

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: A delegation of Agri Tourism and Development Corporation of Pakistan has recently visited CEBG Okara on dairy farming of various imported as well as national breeds. During the visit, Commandment CEBG Col Dr. Mahboob Butt introduced the CEBG, their role in genetic improvement of dairy animals and their future strategies. The delegation was very much impressed after seeing working of the CEBG team in best labs of the country with all those necessary technologies. …Read More

Chinese delegation visits Gwadar, other projects

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article image STAFF REPORT QUETTA: China not only wants to develop Gwadar port but also is working on the vision of the development the people of Gwadar as various socio-economic projects would be launched soon for the local people."With the developing and making the Gwadar port functional, jobs opportunities would be created for the people the new port city of Pakistan," said Lin Dajian, the head of a Chinese delegation that has recently visited the Gwadar town and inspected different…Read More

Snapchat CEO visits Pakistan on Mobilink invitation

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: Mobilink has recently hosted the first ever visit of Evan Spiegel, CEO of SnapChat to the sub-continent. Evan, who recently was declared as the most influential new media figure under the age of 30 of the year 2014, was invited by Mobilink as a means to share knowledge about international trends in data and app development with students and professionals in Pakistan. Evan Spiegel is an American Internet entrepreneur who co-founded the mobile application Snapchat along…Read More

Ufone Volunteers group visits Binte Fatima Old Home

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article image Islamabad, October 20, 2014: scope of CSR activities encompasses different fields of life, making them unique besides cementing the image of the operator as a socially responsible company. Confirming to the latter, Ufone recently organized a visit of the Ufone Volunteer’s Group (UVG) to the Karachi premises of Binte Fatima Old Homes - a nongovernmental and nonprofit organization providing shelter to senior citizens (Women with accompanied children and Girls) of society. Members of the…Read More

Saudi agri-tech delegation visits UVAS

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STAFF REPORT IBD: A delegation of technical experts of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, during its recent visit to Pakistan, visited the University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences Lahore. During their visit, the delegation members called on Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr Talat Naseer Pasha. The delegation was led by Dr Osama. During the meeting, the VV briefed the delegation on academic, research and extension programmes of the university. He said that…Read More

GC varsity team visits Qaboos varsity

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MONITORING REPORT LHR: A delegation from the GC University Lahore, has recently visited Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) and explored the possibilities of collaborating in academics and research.Prof. Amer Al Rawas, SQU Deputy Vice-Chancellor for Post-Graduate Studies and Research, received the Pakistani delegation, which was headed by Prof. Dr M. Khaleeq-ur-Rahman, Vice-Chancellor of the GC University.The two sides reviewed the existing links between SQU and various higher educational…Read More