GIS for strategic security of CPEC


THE 21ST century has seen the establishment of global and regional strategic milieu around the world. This strategic milieu persuades geo-economic and geo-political tactical partnership among regional countries. Regional connectivity is one of the most significant aspects of Pakistan’s foreign policy and Pakistan has been trying to develop good relations with its adjacent countries. Maintaining creditable and healthy relation with China has been an essential part of Pakistan’s foreign

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JazzCash and MicroEnsure enter into a strategic collaboration


ISLAMABAD: JazzCash has entered in to a strategic alliance with MicroEnsure Pakistan, the



leading provider of mass market insurance worldwide, whereby innovative small ticket insurance



products and solutions will be offered to JazzCash customers.



Speaking on the occasion, Aniqa Afzal Sandhu, VP Digital andamp; Mobile Financial Services -



Mobilink, stated, "We are excited about this partnership and look forward to offering some



innovative

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Zong, LUMS join hands for strategic partnership




STAFF REPORT LHR: Zong and LUMS have entered into a strategic partnership by signing an MoU for the development of a state-of-the-art 4G research lab at the varsity.

The deal would pave the way for Pakistan’s leading telecom company and the most advanced 4G service provider to give hundreds of students of Pakistan’s top-ranked business management university LUMS, the opportunities to polish their academic endeavours on latest technological lines.

ZTE would provide technical

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Zong, LUMS join hands for strategic partnership


STAFF REPORT LHR: Zong and LUMS have entered into a strategic partnership by signing an MoU for the development of a state-of-the-art 4G research lab at the varsity.

The deal would pave the way for Pakistan’s leading telecom company and the most advanced 4G service provider to give hundreds of students of Pakistan’s top-ranked business management university LUMS, the opportunities to polish their academic endeavours on latest technological lines.

ZTE would provide technical

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Pakistani and Chinese sides to evolve Strategic IT Sector Collaboration through E-Corridor supplementing CPEC


Press Release : A high level Chinese delegation led by Mr.Yan Lijin Chairman, China Investment Promotion Center called on Minister of State for IT Mrs.



Anusha Rehman here in Islamabad today to



discuss matters relating to collaboration between Pakistani and Chinese public and corporate



sector stakeholders in the areas of innovation, IT parks, electronic payments and other ICT



services and infrastructure of mutual interest. Member Telecom Mr. Mudassar Hussain

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Strategic policy imperative to escalate food supply


STAFF REPORT LHR: To highlight the importance of food safety, a seminar was conducted at University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS). The seminar outlaid numerous aspects and formulations that should be necessarily devised at state level through policies to ensure food safety. The event was jointly organized by Department of Meat Science and Technology, Department of Dairy Technology and Australia Awards Pakistan.

Vice Chancellor UVAS, Talat Naseer Pasha chaired the seminar and

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Food Security, Strategic policy imperative to escalate food supply


STAFF REPORT LHR: To highlight the importance of food safety, a seminar was conducted at University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS). The seminar outlaid numerous aspects and formulations that should be necessarily devised at state level through policies to ensure food safety. The event was jointly organized by Department of Meat Science and Technology, Department of Dairy Technology and Australia Awards Pakistan.

Vice Chancellor UVAS, Talat Naseer Pasha chaired the seminar and

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Systems Limited, HEC enter strategic partnership




STAFF REPORT KHI: The Higher Education Commission, Pakistan, has appointed Systems Limited as a strategic technology partner for the implementation of IBM Business Process Management. By partnering with Systems Limited – a premier technology company, HEC will be able to leverage on the technology, services, and expertise that they need to improve and streamline their business processes."HEC is pleased to be working with Systems Limited to leverage their technology expertise. This

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Systems Limited, U&I Garments form strategic alliance


STAFF REPORT KHI: Systems Limited, the leading provider of next-generation IT and technology-led BPO services, and UandI Garments, which represent leading fashion retail brands within the region including J. and Almirah, formed a strategic alliance to ensure implementation of Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 and EdgeAX solution for textile sector.
"Recently, we have rephrased our vision to business transformation through technology’, and we trust that Systems Limited is the right partner

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Experts call for strategic approach on environment impact assessment




STAFF REPORT IBD: South Asian environment experts have said that the negative impacts of climate change in the region can be lessened only after developing a structured as well as collective approach through strategic environmental impact assessment. They emphasized to also take all stakeholders along in devising an effective policy to ensure environment protection which is costing especially Pakistan heavily.

The speakers were expressing these views at a two-day South Asian

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Strategic draft plan proposed to boost IT industry




STAFF REPORT IBD: Pakistan Software Export Board (PSEB) has proposed a four-year draft of strategic plan to help increase size of information technology (IT) industry to $10 billion. The Board is also in process of reclassifying the revenue stream under the IT services to give a significant boost to IT exports.

"In order to achieve the task of expanding the IT market in the country, PSEB has identified eight strategic areas with missions and annual targets," said an

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Wateen Telecom sponsors strategic leadership summit

STAFF REPORT KHI: Wateen Telecom has sponsored the first ever Asia Strategic Leadership Summit that held recently in Karachi.In this event Wateen Telecom has participated as a gold sponsor in the event this year and provided support for Nutshell Forum to manage other leadership and management arrangements also.Nutshell is proud that Wateen Telecom has participated in the event and its reorganization of elite event organizer in the domain of corporate leadership and management.Their portfolio of

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Wateen launches Values to get strategic ambition

STAFF REPORT LHR: Wateen Telecom has launched its Core Values during the special events organised for all company employees in Lahore, Karachi, and Islamabad. The events kicked off with the first one held at the Wateen Head Office at Oberoi House in Lahore. Over 700 Wateen employees ranging from office assistants to the senior management team, Wateen CEO Naeem Zamindar, and senior Board Member Zouhair Khaliq attended the event.The most significant aspect of the launches was the Value Champions

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LPT Certification Programme: A strategic initiative to securing cyber space

By Dr. Saad Zafar, CISA, CISMTHE INCREASED national dependence on computer-based information systems has amplified the need for safety, security, and resilience of cyber space. However, due to the evolving threats and vulnerabilities of the cyber space, the effective protection of cyber space is a non-trivial task. This is evident from the following facts: (1) according to conservative estimates, the online criminal activities are said to have been costing the global economy anywhere from $114

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