Us ambassador visits NUST

  The United States Ambassador to Pakistan, Paul W Jones, paid a visit to the main campus of National University of Sciences & Technology (NUST) where he was briefed on the university’s academic and research pursuits, particularly various projects initiated in collaboration with the US. The Ambassador was accompanied by a few other members of […]

PTCL to help LDA in beautification of Underpasses

  Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) and Lahore Development Authority (LDA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the beautification and renovation of 19 underpasses in the provincial capital. LDA Director General Muhammad Usman Moazzam and PTCL Chief Human Resource Officer Syed Mazhar Hussain, signed the MoU in the presence of Punjab Chief Minister […]

HEC inviting joint research proposals for Pak-Turk Researchers Mobility Grant

  Higher Education Commission (HEC) has invited joint research proposals from faculty members of public and approved private sector universities for funding under Pak-Turk Researchers Mobility Grant Program. Six areas have been identified for funding including energy technologies, food technologies, sustainable environmental technologies, material science, smart transportation systems, and robots and smart systems. Interested applicants […]

PEDO to provide cheap electricity to industries

  Pakhtunkhwa Energy Development Organisation (PEDO) Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has signed Wheeling Regime-Energy Purchase Agreement with five industrial consumers, including Gadoon Textile Swabi, AJ Textile Swabi, Premier Chip Board Peshawar, Cherat Packages Swabi and Cherat Cement Nowshera. The agreement was signed by the chief executive officer (CEO) PEDO, Zahid Akhtar Sabri, Afan Aziz of AJ Textile […]

Nespak exploring business opportunities in Qatar

  Dr Tahir Masood, Managing Director National Engineering Services Pakistan (NESPAK) private limited has conducted a business appraisal visit to Qatar and met with Heads of top companies in Doha. During his visit, MD NESPAK held meetings with Saad Ahmed Ibrahim Al Mohannadi, President of Ashghal, Khalid Saif F S Al-Khayareen, Manager of Drainage Networks, […]

Diamer Bhasha Dam and Sindh Barrage are priority projects: Chairman WAPDA

  A delegation of National Security Workshop, under the aegis of National Defence University (NDU) Islamabad headed by Major General Asif Ali, visited WAPDA House. The delegation comprised of Senators, Members of the National Assembly, Members of the Provincial Assemblies, Bureaucrats, Ambassadors and Senior Officers from the Armed Forces. WAPDA Chairman, Lieutenant General Muzammil Hussain […]

KMBL teams up with Green Light Planet to offer renewable energy solutions in Sindh

  Khushhali Microfinance Bank Limited (KMBL) has partnered up with Green Light Planet to offer renewable energy based home and lighting solutions to the people of Sindh. In June 2018, an MOU was signed between Khushhali Microfinance Bank and Green Light Planet to provide residents with Sun King’s solar powered solutions on easy installment plans. […]

Chinese company to construct 200,000 low-cost houses in Punjab

  A delegation of Meishang International Group Investment Holding Limited of China called on the Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar at CM Office to discuss construction of low cost houses in Punjab. The delegation was led by Group Chairman, Prof Guo Rongzong. During the meeting the delegation showed its interest for making investment in […]

Azerbaijan interested in Pakistan’s oil and gas sector

Azerbaijan has shown keen interest in exploring business and investment opportunities in Pakistan’s energy sector. In the second week of October Ambassador of Azerbaijan Ali Alizada along with Country Head SOCAR in Pakistan Turab called on Federal Minister for Energy Omar Ayub Khan at the Petroleum Division. During the meeting areas of mutual interest were […]