Day: October 14, 2015

HEC urges to foster edu linkages with South Korea

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: An event honoring educational, research linkages in between Pakistan and South Korea was held at a service regarding the latter’s Independence Day festivities sorted out at the HEC Secretariat. The Higher Education Commission (HEC) Chairman Prof Dr Mukhtar Ahmed while tending to on the occasion focused on the requirement for improving instructive joint effort with South Korea. Dr Mukhtar said, "The 446 researchers that went to study in South Korea were reason…Read More

HEC, CIIT mull for joint initiatives for improvement of work efficiency

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Faculty Development Academy (FDA) of COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT), Islamabad has planned to organize a series of seven workshops in a joint effort with Higher Education Commission. In such manner, the first workshop titled 'Office Procedures and Practices' was held. This workshop was intended for non-instructing staff to learn advanced practices that are regarded key for office work in distinctive limits. It was required to upgrade the members'…Read More

Tetra Pak set to participate in largest food exhibition

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: Tetra Pak, the leading food processing and packaging solutions company, will exhibit its way to deal with conveying advancement, worth and initiative for its clients at the 'Gulfood Manufacturing 2015' which is the biggest exchange display for the food and beverages processing, handling and packing industry. The event will entail more than 30,000 participants from all over the world. Tetra Pak would likewise have a progression of classes for clients amid the exhibition.…Read More

UAF inaugurates local food enterprise

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article image STAFF REPORT FAISALABAD: University of Agriculture Faisalabad (UAF) scholars hold an event to mark inauguration of a food enterprise developed by UAF Food Sciences scholars to fulfill the sustenance needs of the boarding students of university. According to the sources, the company will supply healthy, hygienic foods to hostels at affordable charges. Vice Chancellor UAF, Prof Dr Iqrar Ahmad Khan while addressing on the occasion said, "UAF was taking all measures to outfit the…Read More

P@SHA drives 12th Annual Conference and ICT Awards

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: The Pakistan Software Houses Association for IT and ITES (P@SHA), in collaboration with Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB), sorted out 12th yearly ICT Conference and Awards Ceremony, amid a prodigious event held Lahore. The key thought behind holding these events each year is to give our organizations a stage to showcase their ability and advancement, and give them an opportunity to increase neighborhood, local and global introduction. President of P@SHA, Jehan…Read More

WWF-Pak urges gov to amplify its voice in COP 21

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: WWF-Pakistan, alongside The Embassy of France in Pakistan and other common society accomplices sorted out a joint press conference in connection to the climate change issues. The question and answer session was sorted out keeping in mind the end goal to dispatch the 'Pakistan Say Paris (From Pakistan to Paris)' making a course for Paris Climate Conference. WWF-Pakistan Senior Director Ejaz Ahmad said on the event, "Pakistan is deliberating for various natural issues…Read More

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Significant improvements in Space Technology are the need of hour: Speakers

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article image Ahsan Jamil THE SIGNIFICANCE of space science and technology for the fulfillment of reasonable advancement and the need to reinforce the space technology subjects were among the talks held at a three-day event organized by Institute of Space Technology (IST) in order to form unison with the developed countries to mark the celebration of International Space Week. Chairman Pakistan Council for Science and Technology (PCST) Prof Dr Anwar-ul-Hassan Gilani attended the inaugural…Read More

Palestine joins COMSATS as 23rd Member State

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The State of Palestine has joined the Commission on Science and Technology for Sustainable Development in the South (COMSATS) as its 23rd Member State, on October 5, 2015. The State’s Ambassador of Palestine to Pakistan, Walid Abu Ali, consented to the Accession Arrangement for the benefit of the Government of Palestine, while the Executive Director COMSATS, DrImtinanElahi Qureshi, marked it in the interest of COMSATS. With the marking approved by the Palestinian…Read More

Scientific research and innovation is necessary for social development

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: An important lecture titled as How Pakistan can promote scientific research for human development’ was held in University of Karachi (UoK) by Department of Social Sciences, UoK. The lecture was part of series planned by the department for the sake of uplifting of social sector through scientific research. Director, International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences (ICCBS) UoK, Prof Dr M Iqbal Chaudhary was present on the occasion. He stressed on the need…Read More

Workshop underscores role of women in IT sector

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: SanjhPreet Organization organized a consultative workshop at University of Management and Technology (UMT). This workshop was in a general sense created for the female IT graduates with the acquisition of section level position to enhance the employability shots of women in IT division. Starting now the condition of employability of women in IT fragment is only 14pc. SanjhPreet Organization is working with the planned exertion of USAID under Small Grant Ambassador…Read More