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Korean investors offer fuel production from waste in Punjab

Korean investors offer fuel production from waste in Punjab

Koreans want $60 million investment to set up power plant that will convert waste products into diesel South Korean investors have offered $60 million investment for fuel production in Punjab to produce energy from waste. Koreans are interested in setting up a waste management plant that will convert waste products into diesel. The proposal was put forward by a high level ... Read More »

Facebook partners With Women’s Digital League to train Pakistani women

Facebook partners With Women’s Digital League to train Pakistani women

Facebook’s “She Means Business” programme has trained 8,000 Pakistani women in collaboration with PITB Pakistani women like others, backing society men in almost every walk of life.  Women’s contribution in term of earning independently in a community makes more significance. With this aim, the Women’s Digital League (WDL), a domestic social enterprise, has inked an agreement with social networking giant ... Read More »

Pakistan demands NSG to ensure equal treatment for membership

Pakistan demands NSG to ensure equal treatment for membership

Ambassador Maleeha urges discriminatory waivers to India is another challenge to non-proliferation norms, rules Pakistan’s ambassador to the United Nations Maleeha Lodhi has called for the Nuclear Suppliers Group to establish and adhere to more objective and non-discriminatory criteria to ensure equal treatment of Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) applicants for the Group’s membership. Earlier Pakistan’s Foreign Office argued that, Nuclear ... Read More »

Islamabad Serena Hotel wins 2 awards at 2017 World Travel Awards

Aziz Boolani, Chief Executive Officer - South & Central Asia, Islamabad Serena Hotel at the 2017 World Travel Awards Asia and Australasia ceremony in Shanghai, China.

Islamabad Serena Hotel declared Pakistan’s leading Hotel 2017 at prestigious Travel Awards ceremony Islamabad Serena Hotel has bagged two awards at the 2017 World Travel Awards Asia and Australasia ceremony in Shanghai, China on June 4, 2017. Hosted by the luxury Grand Kempinski Hotel Shanghai, the prestigious event was attended by 250 hospitality leaders from across the regions. World Travel Awards ... Read More »

Pakistan’s first free Mobile wallet SimSim gets approval from State Bank

L to R: CEO of FINJA Qasif Shahid, CEO of FINCA Microfinance Bank Mudassar Aqil, co-founder of FINJA Monis Rahman and other team members.

SimSim is working under the collaboration between FINJA and FINCA Microfinance Bank Limited SimSim Mobile Wallet App has received regulatory approval from the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on 12th May, 2017. The approval was granted under the Branchless Banking Regulation framework formulated by SBP. SimSim is a mobile-wallet application, a product of FINJA Pvt Limited in association with FINCA ... Read More »

Pakistan launches its first Artificial Intelligence incubator

Artificial-intelligence

VC Information Technology University Pakistan’s first “ADDO AI” incubator in Lahore Pakistan’s first Artificial Intelligence Advisory and Incubator, ADDO AI Pakistan has been launched on Thursday at Information Technology University, Lahore. The first project of Singapore based artificial intelligence incubator’s launch in Lahore, the AI incubator will also connect Pakistan with Singapore’s AI startups. Dubai and Mumbai launching will be made ... Read More »

China enters global jet industry with first home-built passenger jet

China enters global jet industry with first home-built passenger jet

The C919 is designed to accommodate around 158 passengers, aircraft was planned in 2007. China’s state-owned firmed large passenger plane has been completed and took its maiden flight from Shanghai Pudong International Airport. China’s first home-built, narrow-body, twin-engine Comec C919 passenger aircraft successfully took off from Shanghai Pudong International Airport. Chinese government officials and aerospace industry leaders gathered to watch the ... Read More »

Pakistani athletes win 16 medals at Special Olympics World Winter Games

Pakistani athletes win 16 medals at Special Olympics World Winter Games

Pakistani athletes shine at Special Olympics World Winter Games by winning several medals in Austria. Pakistani athletes ended Special Olympics World Winter Games 2017 with the 16 medals in Austria. The closing ceremony of Special Olympics Winter Games 2017 was held in Graz Austria. Over 3,000 Special Olympics athletes from 110 countries participated in the 2017 Winter Games. Pakistan’s 16-member ... Read More »

Pakistan and China vow to boost military cooperation

Pakistan Army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa meets top leaders in China on his first visit to China

Pakistan Army chief meets top leaders in China on his first visit to China Pakistan and China have vowed to further enhance military cooperation especially in weapons and anti-terrorism sectors, after a meeting between two senior military officers of the two countries in Beijing. General Qamar Javed Bajwa held meetings at Beijing with Mr. Zhang Gaoli Executive Vice Premier, General Fan Changlong ... Read More »

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