MoIT up to setup 500 telecentres for virtual education




STAFF REPORT ISB: As many as 500 telecentres will be set up in far-flung and underdeveloped areas of Pakistan in order to enable people to get the advantage of National Database Registration Authority (NADRA) services and also get a virtual education through these centers.

This was ascribed by Federal Minister for Information Technology (MoIT) and Telecommunication, Anusha Rahman in a Senate Standing Committee meeting. "The establishment of the telecentres will be completed by

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IIUI consolidates agreement with US varsity to setup CTE


STAFF REPORT ISB: The International Islamic University Islamabad (IIUI) has surfaced an agreement with US-based University of North Carolina at Wilmington (UNCW) to establish a Centre for Teaching Excellence (CTE) at IIUI.

This emerged out as a consequence of meeting of a two-member UNCW delegation with, President IIUI, Dr Ahmed Yousif Al Draiweesh.The scope of CTE will be to foster research and development in multiple fields; faculty and students exchange programs; teachers’ training;

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IIUI consolidates agreement with US varsity to setup CTE


STAFF REPORT ISB: The International Islamic University Islamabad (IIUI) has surfaced an agreement with US-based University of North Carolina at Wilmington (UNCW) to establish a Centre for Teaching Excellence (CTE) at IIUI.

This emerged out as a consequence of meeting of a two-member UNCW delegation with, President IIUI, Dr Ahmed Yousif Al Draiweesh.

The scope of CTE will be to foster research and development in multiple fields; faculty and students exchange programmes; teachers’

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MoIT up to setup 500 telecentres for virtual education


STAFF REPORT ISB: As many as 500 telecentres will be setup in far flung and under developed areas of Pakistan in order to enable people to get advantage of National Database Registration Authority (NADRA) services and also get virtual education through these centres.

This was ascribed by Federal Minister for Information Technology (MoIT) and Telecommunication, Anusha Rahman in a Senate Standing Committee meeting. "The establishment of the telecentres will be completed by next three

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CIMMYT decides to setup of Research Centre at NARC


STAFF REPORT ISB: The research and development (RandD) is the amalgamation of knowledge, innovation, and ability to improvise. The agriculture sector of Pakistan is the major economy stabilizer sector of the country having share of almost 21% in the GDP.

The RandD activities need significant boost in agri sector. The International Maize and Wheat Improvement Centre (CIMMYT) has articulated its intention to establish a research centre at the National Agriculture Research Centre (NARC)

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CIMMYT decides to setup of Research Centre at NARC


STAFF REPORT ISB: The research and development (RandD) is the amalgamation of knowledge, innovation, and ability to improvise. The agriculture sector of Pakistan is the major economy stabilizer sector of the country having share of almost 21% in the GDP. The RandD activities need significant boost in agri sector. The International Maize and Wheat Improvement Centre (CIMMYT) has articulated its intention to establish a research centre at the National Agriculture Research Centre (NARC) recently

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Pak-Norway sign MoU to jointly setup 150MW Solar Power Plant




STAFF REPORT ISB: A new chapter of cooperation and diplomatic relation has begun between Pakistan and Norway. The Prime Minister, Muhammad Nawaz Sharif is on official visit to Norway. Prime Minister discussed various avenues of cooperation with Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg including energy, education, infrastructure development etc. An important development was made as both countries come close to cooperate in a joint venture of setting up solar power plants in Pakistan in order

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Pak-Norway sign MoU to jointly setup 150MW Solar Power Plant


STAFF REPORT ISB: A new chapter of cooperation and diplomatic relation has begun between Pakistan and Norway. The Prime Minister, Muhammad Nawaz Sharif is on official visit to Norway. Prime Minister discussed various avenues of cooperation with Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg including energy, education, infrastructure development etc. An important development was made as both countries come close to cooperate in a joint venture of setting up solar power plants in Pakistan in order to

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AIOU mulls to setup FM radios for students


Staff Report ISB: Seven new frequency modulation (FM) radio channels will be launched by Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) to facilitate widely spread students across the country. The radio stations will be setup at four different locations at the regional headquarters.

The decision was the outcome of the seminar Community radio for learning’ held aiming at stretching the outreach of frequency modulation (FM) radio throughout Pakistan.

The seminar was organized by International

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