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Pakistan talent beat 10,000 youth from 170 Countries

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United Nations Climate Change Conference, held in Paris, France, from 30 November to 12 December 2015, had been met to negotiate the Paris Agreement, a global agreement on the reduction of climate change. During the conference, youth had been asked to take action and bring their collective energies to save the world that belongs to […]…Read More

100,000 youth trained under PM’s Youth Skill Development Programme

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About 100,000 youth across Pakistan has been imparted skills and technical training by federal government during last year, the official sources reported. Under Prime Minister’s Youth Skill Development Programme training was imparted while the supervisory role was played by National Vocational and Technical Training Commission (NAVTTC). Around 95 different trades in 340 public and private […]…Read More

JST offers Japan-Asia Youth Exchange Programme to Pakistan

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article image ISLAMABAD: Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) has offered Japan-Asia Youth Exchange Programme in Science’ (SAKURA Exchange Programme in Science) for the first time to Pakistan. This programme aims to promote exchanges between young Asian researchers and Japanese researchers in fields of science and technology through the close collaboration of industry- academia-government by facilitating short-term visits of competent Asian youths to…Read More

IST Youth Carnival ends with great success

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: IST Youth Carnival (IYC) has recently been concluded at Institute of Space Technology (IST) which featured 60 events with the participation of about 4000 students from fifty universities from all over Pakistan. The carnival encompassed diverse blend of events providing means of interest to a wide variety of aptitudes. During the event, the students were encouraged to display their oratory, planning, technical, artistic and cognitive skills while participating in…Read More

IST Youth Carnival ends with great success

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: IST Youth Carnival (IYC) has recently been concluded at Institute of Space Technology (IST) which featured 60 events with the participation of about 4000 students from fifty universities from all over Pakistan. The carnival encompassed diverse blend of events providing means of interest to a wide variety of aptitudes. During the event, the students were encouraged to display their oratory, planning, technical, artistic and cognitive skills while participating in…Read More

Pak youth creates power bank for quick charging

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article image MONITORING REPORT ISB: Abdullah Soomro, a 23-year old entrepreneur from Pakistan, has invented a power bank called Flash Pack’, which charges up completely in just 14 minutes from any standard laptop charger. Just in under quarter of an hour, this charger packs up enough power to last for one and half charge of an iPhone 6S, making your mobile devices truly mobile. Flash Pack is currently under development with a fully functional prototype and will be shipping to early backers by…Read More

Govt committed to boost youth skills: Fazal

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The government of Pakistan is striving its best to enhance skills of youth by providing technical know-how and Information Technology education to them, said Minister of State for Capital Administration and Development Division (CAandDD) Dr. Tariq Fazal Chaudhary. He said this while addressing the inauguration ceremony of Public Private Partnerships Programme between National Institute of Science and Technical Education (NISTE) and 360 Technologies (Ptv) Ltd. to…Read More

Govt focusing on skills provision to youth

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: The government of Pakistan is promoting the higher education for improving the country’s economy through highly-educated and skilled youth so that an highly educated generation is produced for the national progress. Planning Minister Ahsan Iqbal said this while addressing the recently concluded ceremony of Pakistan Coating Show in Lahore. He said that the government is paying special attention to provide skills to the youth. He said the country’ economy…Read More

Govt focusing on skills provision to youth

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: The government of Pakistan is promoting the higher education for improving the country's economy through highly-educated and skilled youth so that an highly educated generation is produced for the national progress. Planning Minister Ahsan Iqbal said this while addressing the recently concluded ceremony of Pakistan Coating Show in Lahore. He said that the government is paying special attention to provide skills to the youth. He said the country' economy is…Read More

Emergence of e-sports: Pakistani youth in the digital age

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article image Since its explosion across the country’s socio-cultural landscape over a decade ago, Computer Network Gaming has left a lasting impact on the lives of Pakistani youth growing up in the 21st century. From its earliest beginnings as a small cult phenomenon taking root in seedy internet cafes, network gaming has more or less become the mainstay of how today’s tech savvy youth are expected to socialize and form a healthy hobby around. Easy to access and with a relatively small…Read More