Tag: 2017

PTCL Group posted stable revenue of Rs. 117B in 2017

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PR:  Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL), the country’s leading telecom and ICT services provider has announced its financial results for the year ended December 31, 2017 at its Board of Directors meeting held in Islamabad on February 14, 2018. In 2017, the Group revenue remained stable at Rs. 117 billion after having declined 1% the year before. As […]…Read More

Senate passed National University of Technology Bill, 2017

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“The National University of Technology Bill, 2017” has been passed by Senate Standing Committee on Science and Technology. This institute will be established to produce skilled workforce as per international standards with advanced equipment. The institute will not only certify technical skill development in affiliated institutes and regulate to make future needs of the industry […]…Read More

Docufilm ‘Salam’ won Raw Science Film Festival Award 2017

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‘Salam’ docufilm on the science and life of Dr Abdus Salam, won the Raw Science Film Festival (RSFF) in Santa Barbara, California, US on January 6th, 2018. ‘Salam’ won 1st place in the category: Professional Documentary Feature > 60 minutes. ‘Salam’ is the debut production of Kailoola Prodctions. This year’s festival judges included eminent personalities, […]…Read More

An overview of ICT Achievements of 2017 in Pakistan

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Pakistan’s Telecom infrastructure is flourishing with foreign and domestic investments into fixed-line and mobile networks. Growing field technology in Pakistan has played a significant role in the developing the economy. For technology and telecom sector Year 2017 went best. This year growth has been observed in this year. The revenues generated from telecom sector showed […]…Read More

Telenor: The Most Searched Internet and Telecom Company in Pakistan in 2017

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article image In 2017 Telenor is most searched internet telecom company as per Google Trends data. Whereas public sector telecom company Ufone is on second most searched company followed by Zong and Jazz. It is pertinent to mention that Ufone is the only company among four operating companies in Pakistan that doesn’t offer 4G services to customers […]…Read More

Winner of SATHA Innovation Award 2017; Dr. Tahir Hussain

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article image Dr. Tahir Hussain, Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology won SATHA Innovation Award for the year 2017. Dr. Tahir Hussain received a certificate and medal in recognition of his innovative and significant contribution towards prevention of potential epidemics from multidrug-resistant bacteria. He received his award from the SATHA president, and Vice Chancellor of the University of […]…Read More

Dr. Abdul Rashid Chosen as 2017 IPNI Science Award Winner

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The International Plant Nutrition Institute (IPNI) has named Dr. Abdul Rashid, Fellow & Editor-in-Chief with the Pakistan Academy of Sciences, as the recipient of the 2017 IPNI Science Award. Dr. Rashid’s achievements are unique among soil and crop scientists. Abdul’s innovative, problem-solving approach to balanced and efficient fertilizer use in calcareous soils, focusing on micronutrients, […]…Read More

PTCL arranges Sports Gala 2017

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article image PR: PTCL, being a caring employer, arranged Sports Gala 2017 at F-9 Park, Islamabad, in which employees and their families participated with immense enthusiasm. Syed Mazhar Hussain, Chief Human Resource Officer (CHRO), PTCL, along with other senior executives, staff members and their families participated in the event, which marked the culminating stage of preliminary rounds of […]…Read More