Day: July 27, 2015

NADRA introduces online CNIC Service

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) has taken initiative to provide online Computerized National Identity Card Service. The public will be beneficiary of this service at large due to great facilitation. The online systems will just a 3-step process for consumer to login, submit requisite documents and fee, and submission of application. The CNIC application will be processed and within due time CNIC will be delivered to consumer at their home. This…Read More

Gov. Elite focuses technology solutions for improving public service delivery

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: In order to exchange ideas for technology sector promotion and human resource development; first meeting of Sub Committee of Cabinet on Human Resource (HR) and technology was held. Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Reforms, Ahsan Iqbal presided the meeting in which he said, "The government is committed for technology uplifting because it plays a pivotal role in national development. This subcommittee formation also serves the purpose to improve inter-…Read More

PTA announces to cease Blackberry Enterprise Services

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The Blackberry Enterprise Services (BES) in Pakistan will be stopped due to its non-detectable conversation that is unable to decode by the law enforcement and security agencies. This was announced by Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) this week. The spokesperson of PTA affirmed that PTA had directed telecommunication companies to stop offering BES services from Nov 30, 2015". It is noteworthy that the user base of BES has declined with the advent of…Read More

Group Order Feature added in foodpanda.pk app

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI:Foodpanda.pk has added a new feature for its customers in Pakistan. The mobile app now includes an option of "Group Order" which allows more than one people to place order at the same time using single basket. "Group Order is a simple way to further reduce the hassle. For instance, you’re in a group of five people who wish to order from KFC at the same time but two among you are not physically present, let’s say, stuck in a traffic jam. That is when you…Read More

PARC, OAK join hands for agri sector development

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The agricultural sector is backbone of country`s economy and development of this sector is imperative for economic revival. The Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC) is the leading organization in agri sector research and development. It has played pivotal role in uplifting of agriculture through number of initiatives. PARC has once again stride forward for the significant resolve of agri sector development by signing agreement with Korean OAK Commercial Agricultural…Read More