Archive for May 06,2015

  • Present govt committed to tapping much of 2.9 million MW solar power in Pakistan, says Senator Mushahidullah Khan

    Press Release: Federal Minister for Climate Change, Senator Mushahidullah Khan, said that utilizing massive potential of renewable energy, particularly solar energy, can help tackle nerve-twisting energy crisis in Pakistan and the present PMLN-led government is committed to it.   “Tackling energy crisis is top priority of the present government. For, it is vital for achieving economic growth, alleviating poverty, boosting agriculture and industrial output,” Mushahidullah Khan told the media Tuesday…Read More

  • Food fortification planned to combat malnutrition

    Staff Report ISD: Saira Afzal Tarar, Minister for National Health Services (NHS) chaired an interprovincial meeting on May 05, 2015 to launch food fortification to combat malnutrition and its associated diseases.   …Read More

  • PARC introduces 11 new rice varieties

    Staff Report ISD: The Pakistan Agriculture Research Council (PARC) has recently introduced 11 new high-yielding rice varieties.These new rice varieties include seven hybrid and four open-pollinated seed for cultivation in various ecologies. …Read More

  • FPCCI hails “5th Consumer Products & Services Quality conference”

    Press Release: Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) is playing an active role in presenting problems of trade, industry and environment and safeguarding the interests of the private sector through constant dialogue with the Government. We support The Consumers Eye Pakistan for successfully organizing consecutive 5th Consumer Products & Services Quality conference in Pakistan. This was stated by Waseem Vohra Vice President of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce & Industry in his Chief Guest speech. He was Chief Guest in 5th Consumer Product and Services quality conference CPSQC 2015, with the theme of “All Pakistanis have the r…Read More

  • ZONG launches samsung galaxy j1

    Staff Report KHI: A new entry in the smartphone series, Samsung Galaxy J1 is launched by leading network operator Zong in collaboration with Samsung Pakistan. Samsung Galaxy J1 entails advanced technology with 4G enabled and is available at competitive rates with six different Zong data bundle offers that range from provision of 1GB at a price of Rs.250 to a maximum of 30GB for a price of Rs3, 500. It also includes free minutes and SMS. The smartphone has TFT capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors, Android OS, v4.4.4 (KitKat), 4 GB, 512 MB RAM (Internal Memory), 5 MP, 2592 х 1944 pixels, autofocus, LED flash (primary camera) and 2 MP secondary camera, powered by…Read More

  • Science & Arts Expo Held at Roots Ivy International School, Rawalpindi

    Staff Report ISD: The annual Science & Art Expo 2015 was held at Roots Ivy International School, Rawalpindi. The expo was officially inaugurated by Dr. Zia ul Islam, Director Pakistan Environmental Protection Agency (PAK-EPA). Students of the school exhibited their talent and ingenuity at the occasion in different Science & Art related categories. Ms. Khadija Mushtaq, CEO Roots Ivy International Schools complimented the participants; parent community in particular.  She emanated that the expo was aimed to provide students a platform to showcase t…Read More

  • PM Inaugurates Quaid-e-Azam Solar Power Park in Bahawalpur

    Staff Report BWP: First unit of Quaid-e Azam Solar Power Park was inaugurated by Prime Minister of Pakistan, Muhammad Nawaz Shareef on Tuesday. It is the first ever solar power park in the history of Pakistan. The project was completed in a brief span of 11 months along with Chinese government support. The cost of the project is Rs. 15 billion and is spread over an area of 500 acres. The generation capacity of the solar park is 100MW.Prime Minister also announced reward of Rs. 200, 00,000 to the work force as a token of appreciation that completed the …Read More