Tuesday , August 22 2017


Advisory forum established to promote TVET in KP, FATA

By Rehmat Mehsud Peshawar: In yet another development, stakeholders from public and private sector formed an advisory forum to support implementation of reform in technical and vocational education and training (TVET) in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA). The TVET Advisory Forum, which has been notified by the …

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SBP grants banking license to Bank of China

Islamabad: The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has issued a banking license to the Bank of China to operate in Pakistan. The bank will soon commence its business in branch mode after meeting other regulatory requirements as per the SBP standards. The Bank of China is one of the largest …

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Pakistan exports cotton worth US$ 38.631 million in 9 months

Islamabad: Pakistan recorded an export of raw cotton from the country during first three quarters of current financial year about US$ 38.631 million as compared the exports of the corresponding period of last year. During the period from July-March, 2016-17 about 22,812 metric tons of raw cotton worth US$ 38.631 …

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Pakistan-Shanghai Cooperation Organization Business Council Launched.

Islamabad: Pakistan-Shanghai Cooperation Organization Friendship Forum launched “Pakistan-Shanghai Cooperation Organization Business Council”  in a ceremony held in Islamabad on Wednesday, wherein representative Ambassadors of Permanent Member Countries of SCO and members of The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry were present to support the establishment of the Pak-SCO …

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Pakistani engineer identifies locations to install wind energy farms

By Rehmat Mehsud Islamabad: After completing her research in the Oregon State University (OSU) in the field of Wind Energy as source of Renewable Energy, Engineer Samreen Siddiq has identified over a dozen of locations in Balochistan province to install wind energy farms to uplift power production by 2 gigawatts. …

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