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SIMSIM participates in the digital YOUTHSUMMIT ‘18-LPK government’s initiative to bring together the next generation of digital innovators in Pakistan

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PR:  SimSim by FINCA, a leading mobile wallet in Pakistan participated in the “DIGITAL YOUTH SUMMIT 2018” held in Peshawar; a particularly useful platform for SimSim to present its technological work. The Digital Youth Summit (DYS) is a technology focused conference that has been organised by collaborative efforts of KP government and the World Bank. Commenting on the […]…Read More

Say hello to YouTube Go: YouTube reimagined for the next generation of YouTube viewers

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article image Karachi, 2 February 2018: We’ve always believed that connectivity should not be a barrier to watching YouTube. Whether it’s your favorite music performance from Coke Studio or the latest tutorial from Khan Academy, our goal is to help you watch whatever you want, no matter what kind of data connection you’re on. But the truth […]…Read More

Entrepreneurship is the mindset, idea generation and innovation: Dr. Zeeshan Khatri

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PR:  Dr. Zeeshan Khatri said that the successful entrepreneur is one, who converts idea into profitable ventures and takes the existing problems as business opportunities, this he said while delivering a lecture on “A Pursuit of Technopreneurship” in the graduate seminar at the auditorium of U.S.-Pakistan Center for Advanced Studies in Water (USPCAS-W) at Mehran University […]…Read More

Neelum Jhelum Hydropower Project fast heading towards completion First unit to start generation by February 2018

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The strategically important Neelum Jhelum Hydropower Project (NJHP) is fast heading towards its completion, and is scheduled to start electricity generation with commissioning of its first generating unit by February 2018. NJHP Board of Management (BoM) briefed WAPDA Chairman Lt Gen Muzammil Hussain (R) during a meeting. BoM Chairman Mr. Peter Mason and the members […]…Read More

Pakistan’s 5th generation MALE attack drone project

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Pakistan has revealed its advancement in development and technology by the launch of 5th generation Medium Altitude Long Endurance (MALE) attack drone project. During the inauguration ceremony of Kamra Aviation City initiative, the Chief of Air Force Sohail Aman talked and revealed about 5th generation drone project “By designing 5th generation fighter air craft named […]…Read More

Nuclear power generation viable solution energy problems: Experts

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: As the outer world is fast getting nuclear power energy to meet their domestic energy requirements, the energy-starved Pakistan needs to explore all available options particularly establishment of more nuclear power plants to have self-sufficiency in the electricity generation sector in order to get out of the grave energy shortfall, which is hampering the national growth. Since the country is confronted with multiple crisis particularly steep water shortage in…Read More

Latest tech to be used in coal power generation

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Minister for Planning, Development and Reforms Ahsan Iqbal has said that latest technology would be used in power generation through coal to ensure safe environment. He pointed out the percentage of coal power generation in the country was very nominal which was less than one percent of the total production of electricity. Talking to media in Islamabad, he said the government was taking precautionary measures in transporting and using coal to keep the…Read More

Power generation to reach 42,467 MW by 2018

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The government is embarking on an ambitious plan to enhance the power generation in the country from the existing 22,570 MW to 42,467 MW by 2018. "880 MW including 400 MW solar would be added to the national grid in 2015, 1590 MW (600 solar, 340 MW Nuclear and 650 MW wind) in 2016, 5,985 MW (Coal 1320 MW, Hydel 3805 MW, Nuclear 340 MW and 520 MW wind) in 2017 and 11,442 MW (11,220 MW coal and 222 MW hydel) in 2018. The government since its inception completed…Read More