Tag: Scientific

Adoption of scientific knowledge and appropriate technologies is key to success: Dr. Ashraf

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article image Dr. Muhammad Ashraf was the predecessor Chairman of Pakistan Science Foundation (2015-2018). He believed in non-formal education for the development of science and technology and applied research. He developed a strong partnership among academia-industry, public-private sector, and other members of the civil society which are fundamental prerequisites for promoting science in the country. In an […]…Read More

Larkana Science Festival celebrated to promote scientific culture

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Larkana Deputy Commissioner office in collaboration with the Sindh Education Alliance under the lead of Pakistan Science Organizations has organized the Larkana Science Festival at the Arts Council of Pakistan Larkana. The event is designed to promote scientific and computational thinking among the students of the region by direct observation and participation. The festival was […]…Read More

Police’s traditional mindset is obstacle in scientific investigation

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Scientist Punjab Forensic Science Agency (PFSA) said that traditional police culture is an obstacle in scientific investigation of crimes. “Senior police officials created hurdles in scientific investigation of crimes,” said PFSA scientist who wished to be anonymous. He further told that police and forensic scientists had to work together and police were bound to take […]…Read More

Pakistan to sign agreement with Belarus for scientific and technical cooperation

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Pakistan will soon sign an agreement with Belarus for industrial, scientific and technical cooperation. Government of Pakistan will be relieved from value-added tax on imported goods as per agreement. Considering the summary submitted by Industries and Production Division for ex-post facto approval of the cabinet the meeting held on September 7, 2017, to start dialog […]…Read More

Pakistan Science Foundation, Lanzhou University sign MoU for Scientific and Technological Cooperation

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article image ISLAMABAD:Human capital is the strength of country, so, the present government has decided to invest in developing our human resource, said Federal Minister for Science and Technology (S&T) Mr. Rana Tanveer Hussain. The Federal Minister was speaking as the Chief Guest at a ceremony regarding signing of MoU on Scientific and Technological Cooperation between Pakistan […]…Read More

Pakistan Academy of Sciences Hosts “International Science Forum of National Scientific Organizations on the Belt and Road Initiative

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A successful international forum was held in Beijing , to share development of belt and road. In Beijing declaration, “it was agreed to establish a long term effective international mechanism to coordinate and support Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) cooperation and exchange activities for the benefits and shared development of the Belt and Road regions. […]…Read More

Morocco, Pakistan sign MoU on training, scientific research

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article image ISLAMABAD - Morocco and Pakistan have recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to strengthen cooperation in the field of training and scientific and academic research. The MoU was inked between the Moroccan universities of Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdallah in Fes, Hassan II in Casablanca, and the international Islamic university of Islamabad. Under this agreement, teaching staff, administrative executives and students of the three universities…Read More

President for changing curriculum to attaining scientific progress

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article image ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon called for immediate measures for changing the curriculum to attain scientific progress and called for hanging the traditional mode of thinking for a creative and innovative approach towards science to come at par with developed countries. The President made the remarks while addressing the inaugural ceremony of the 41st International Nathiagali Summer College on Physics and Contemporary Needs. He lauded the efforts of Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission (PAEC)…Read More

Misuse of scientific knowledge should be curtailed

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article image KARACHI: Science could help in maintaining relations among people of societies across the globe. It is a phenomenon that revolutionised human life, observed acting vice-chancellor University of Karachi (KU) Prof Dr Khalid Iraqi on Sunday. He was speaking at the concluding ceremony of a three-day workshop on Management aspects of bio-safety and creating a culture of bio-safety’ organised by the Pakistan Biological Safety Association in collaboration with KU’s Dr AQ Khan Institute of…Read More

Hazardous waste from Shipbreaking requires legitimate, scientific administration

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STAFF REPORT BHURBAN: Ship recycling activities at Gadani shipbreaking yard are environmentally-damaging and unsustainable" and causing degradation of marine and coastal ecosystems in the country; this is stated by experts and government representative while speaking at the workshop "Hazardous Waste Assessment for the Environmentally-Sound Management of Waste from Ship recycling in the Pakistan", organized by Ministry of Climate Change. They likewise underlined the…Read More