Naseeb Networks funds rise to $6.5 million




Staff Report LHR: Naseeb Networks, parent company of largest Pakistani employment site Rozee.pk has recently unveiled that its funds have been enhanced to an amount of $6.5 million. It became possible because of series C funding round led by Vostok Nafta and Piton Capital, bringing the company’s total venture funding to $8.5 Million.

Monis Rahman, CEO Naseeb Networks said, "As talent continues to move online at a rapid pace in emerging markets, businesses need increasingly

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Naseeb Networks funds rise to $6.5 million


Staff Report LHR: Naseeb Networks, parent company of largest Pakistani employment site Rozee.pk has recently unveiled that its funds have been enhanced to an amount of $6.5 million. It became possible because of series C funding round led by Vostok Nafta and Piton Capital, bringing the company’s total venture funding to $8.5 Million.



Monis Rahman, CEO Naseeb Networks said, "As talent continues to move online at a rapid pace in emerging markets, businesses need increasingly

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Cotton prices rise on steady demand for best quality




STAFF REPORT ISB: Official spot rates recovered more due to the rising demand for best quality of cotton by the spinners and mills as the official spot rate picked up further Rs 50 to Rs 4,750.In the ready session, around 10,000 bales of cotton changed hands between Rs 4600-5000, experts said. In Sindh, prices recovered overnight, gaining Rs 100 to Rs 1600 and Rs 2300, in Punjab price of low type also rose by Rs 100 to Rs 2100, however, the good type shed Rs 50 to Rs 2600, they said.

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Pakistan Internet Users Growth Rate on the Rise


Pakistan’s growth rate of internet users is second highest in SAARC countries in accordance with its population. In Pakistan, the internet user’s growth rate is on the rise through the services of broadband internet and mobile phone services. According to Internet Service Providers Association of Pakistan (ISPAK), the estimated internet users have reached 25 million in the country, Among 25 million internet users, more than 15 million of them avail internet services through mobile phones

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Massive deforestation causing rise in Islamabad




STAFF REPORT ISB: Meteorologists and environmental experts have termed the rapid urbanisation, developmental work and massive deforestation as the main cause of rising temperature in Islamabad.
According to them, Pakistan is already among the top ten countries where unusual weather patterns are making major environment impacts, and the situation may further deteriorate in the coming years if attention is not paid to issues related to climate change.
Former Pakistan Environmental

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Alarming rise in genetic diseases in Pakistan


GENE IS a unit of inheritance in a living organism. These are inhabitant of all information that is necessary to build up a cell, maintain its normal function and pass down genetic information onto the next generations. According to Human Genome Project, it is estimated that there are 20,000 to 25,000 protein-coding genes in human DNA. Human DNA is made up of four nucleic bases namely Adenine, Cytosine, Thymine and Guanine; abbreviated as A, C, T and G respectively. The precise order of As,

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Need to rise to situation

What kind of relationship remains between the public entity – Trading Corporation of Pakistan – and mighty cartel of sugar mills on the payments issue, the core victim on either way were the sugarcane farmers who all the time have to bear the brunt. On one hand they face a lot in securing provision of water for their sugarcane crop at the preliminary stages, while on the other hand they are forced to run from pillar to post to get their payments from the millers, who are always in the habit of

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