Secretary General ITU Calls on Anusha Rahman

ISLAMABAD: The Secretary General International Telecommunication Union ( ITU) Mr. Houlin Zhao has called upon the Minister of State for ITandTelecom Mrs. Anusha Rahman in her office.

The Minister welcomed Secretary General (ITU) who happens to be in Pakistan in connection with the Asia pacific roundtable conference being hosted by Pakistan and appreciated the efforts of the ITU in harmonizing the use of ICT’s throughout the world.

The Minister also briefed the Secretary General

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Put price Tag on Research Results, Secretary MoST Directs Scientists

Staff Report ISD: Motivation is the basic element to accomplish any task; without financial resources and with motivation one can do miracles, said Kamran Ali Qureshi, Federal Secretary, Ministry of Science and Technology (MoST).

He was addressing a Certificate Award Ceremony held at Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF) as chief guest. The function was held to award certificates and shields to the officers and staff of MoST and its associated departments for preparation of thefloatwhich

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ECO secretary general satisfied with ECOSF progress

STAFF REPORT ISB:President of ECO Science Foundation (ECOSF) Prof. Dr. Manzoor H. Soomro, has called upon the ECO Secretary General Dr. Shamil Aleskerov in Tehran and briefed him about ECOSF’s ongoing and planned activities and various issues related to the functioning of the Foundation.

He was also briefed about ECOSF cooperation with ECO Educational Institute (ECOEI) and ECO Institute of Environmental Science and Technology (ECO-IEST), says a message received here from Tehran.

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Dr. Zafar made Secretary Ministry of IT and Telecom

STAFF REPORT IBD: The government has appointed Dr. Zafar Iqbal Qadir as Secretary IT and Telecom at Ministry of Information Technology. Earlier, Amir Tariq Zaman Khan was serving as Acting Secretary IT and Telecom.According to a notification by the Establishment Division, Dr. Qadir has been appointed with promotion from grade 21 to grade 22.He has a PhD degree in Development Studies; and holds three Masters Degrees: Business Administration, Economics and Politics.Dr. Zafar has served as Chairman

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Hard time for IT ministry as technocrats quit against despotic secretary

STAFF REPORT IBD: Strong babus continuing governing the Ministry of IT and Telecom leaving no room for technocrats who have been working on research and development projects in autonomous ICT organizations.The bureaucratic strength supported by politicians has forced technocrats Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) to resign from their positions and quit the organization’s affairs to be handled by their chosen ones, website Telecom Recorder said quoting sources in

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