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Biodiversity underpins the sustainable development of economy and society: Jia Wei

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article image Technology Times and International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) in collaboration with Pakistan Council for Research in Water Resources (PCRWR), World Wildlife Fund (WWF), International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), Ministry of Climate Change (MoCC) and International Islamic University (IIU) organized the celebrations of International Biodiversity Day (IBD) at PCRWR auditorium. This year’s […]…Read More

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FINCA organises ‘Financial Literacy Programme’ to educate customers and general public

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PR:  FINCA, one of Pakistan’s leading micro-finance banks, organised a ‘Financial Literacy Programme’ for its customers and members of the general public. The aim of the video-based awareness programme, held at FINCA’s Johar Town Branch, was to educate customers and raise awareness about microfinance banks amongst those members of society with limited access to financial services. […]…Read More

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Economic remediation of Cd contaminated soils along with safe food production from sewage irrigated soils

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Major agricultural area of Pakistan lies in arid and semi-arid regions and climate changes have worsen the severity in temperature. Less rainfall and increasing demand of fresh water for non-agriculture purpose has caused water shortage for agriculture sector and have necessitated the use of untreated raw city effluents for agriculture which is steeply increasing. These […]…Read More

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Insects play a vital role as a food

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Insects belong to class insecta and Phylum Arthropoda. Approximately 2-3 billion species exist on earth they have three body regions ( head,thorax,abdomen), compound eyes, one pair of antenna, three pair of legs and reproductive organs present respectively. They are cold blooded. Some insect species are very important for consumptions of human beings, because population of […]…Read More

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Telenor Microfinance Bank and Mastercard to boost cashless payments in Pakistan

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article image PR:  In a major move aimed at further driving the cashless ecosystem in Pakistan, Mastercard, a leading technology company in the global payments industry, and Easypaisa, the first and largest mobile financial service (MFS) provider in the country, will now enable Masterpass QR payments for Easypaisa Mobile Account users on the Easypaisa smartphone App. Masterpass […]…Read More

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CarFirst Vehicle Exchange Program: Easy Vehicle Upgrade

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PR: CarFirst, the leading platform for buying and selling used cars, has introduced a Vehicle Exchange Program to facilitate its customers and strategic partners. Under the terms of Vehicle Exchange Program, car sellers will have the option to upgrade their used vehicles. CarFirst will facilitate sellers by offering them access to pre-inspected stock of its […]…Read More

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Maarchaa.com holds seminar on Digital Entrepreneurship and Bartering

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article image Pakistan’s first ever online bartering platform, Maarchaa.com held a seminar on “Digital Entrepreneurship and Bartering” in Islamabad for students and young business enthusiasts. The event was filled with advice for the entrepreneurs-to-be and the senior entrepreneurs in which failure as a learning step was discussed. The aspiring students were advised to remain abreast with the […]…Read More

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Zoo safety and regulations needed for better management of the zoos and for public security

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article image Zoos like any other organization and institution have suffered occasionally due to security issues around the globe. From time to time tragic incidents of people or children falling inside animal enclosures and being mercilessly killed by wild animals have sent shock waves around the planet. Such incidents have happened either due to lack of proper […]…Read More

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Climate Change Impacts on Soil Resources

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Basically, climate change is a long term shift or modification in temperature, precipitation patterns, relative humidity and changes in hydro-logical phenomena. Climate change is a fundamental threat to sustainable development, with devastating impacts on agriculture, water resources, ecosystems, and human health. The evidence is clear that climate change is already hurting the poor particularly in […]…Read More