UPDATE – dSPACE and LeddarTech Join Forces to Deliver Key Tools Enabling Deployment of ADAS and AD Systems

dSpace and LeddarTech dSPACE and LeddarTech are jointly driving forward the development of lidar technologies for advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS) and autonomous driving (AD). PADERBORN, Germany, and QUEBEC CITY, Canada, Dec. 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — dSPACE, one of the world’s leading providers of simulation and validation solutions, and LeddarTech®, a leader in Level 1 to 5 ADAS and AD sensRead More…

Shandong’s Total Marine Output Value Accounts for 16.3% of China’s Total

QINGDAO, China, Dec. 10, 2020 /Xinhua-AsiaNet/–Recently, Zhang Jiandong, director-general of Oceanic Administration of Shandong Province, said at a press conference held by the Information Office of Shandong Provincial People’s Government that in 2019, Shandong’s total marine output value reached 1.46 trillion yuan, continuing to rank second in China, accounting for 16.3% of China’s total. In Read More…

Zong Customers Can Now Purchase Top-Ups and Scratch Cards via GrocerApp

Islamabad, December 10, 2020 (PPI-OT): Pakistan’s leading telecom company, Zong 4G, has partnered with the online grocery shopping solution GrocerApp to facilitate customers in the purchase of Mobile top-ups and scratch cards. This adds to the ways Zong customers can top-up their connections remotely from the safety and comfort of their homes as the second coronavirus wave strikes hard.
The partnership reflects ZonRead More…

PACRA Maintains IFS Rating of Habib Insurance Company Limited

Lahore, December 10, 2020 (PPI-OT): The rating incorporates the Company’s association with astute sponsors Habib Family. This provides a sound basis for governance while providing stability through group business. The rating acknowledges HIC’s corporate strategy to increase its position on the market by prudent underwriting practices while focusing on bottom-line growth. The company’s GPW remains stRead More…

Bill Gates acknowledges Pakistan’s efforts to combat COVID-19 pandemic

Islamabad, December 10, 2020 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan has underscored the government’s commitment to combat the second wave of Coronavirus pandemic through coordinated efforts and smart lockdowns.
He expressed this resolve during his telephonic conversation with Bill Gates, the co-chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.
The two sides exchanged views on the COVID-19 situation and polio eradicaRead More…

Govt committed to improve health facilities across country: President

Islamabad, December 10, 2020 (PPI-OT): President Dr. Arif Alvi says the government is committed to improve health facilities across the country.
He was speaking at National Dissemination Webinar on Pakistan Maternal Mortality Survey via video link on Thursday.
The President said Prime Minister Imran Khan has been very concerned that health facilities should be available for everybody.
Dr Arif Alvi said as population Read More…

World parliaments need to raise voice over HR violations in IIOJ and K: FM

Islamabad, December 10, 2020 (PPI-OT): Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi says basic human rights have been usurped in Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJ and K) and there is complete communication blackout in the held valley.
In a statement on the occasion of International Human Rights Day on Thursday, he said the foreign media is not being provided access to Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and KashRead More…

Shibli urges world to take notice of worst tyrannies against Kashmiris in IIOJK

Islamabad, December 10, 2020 (PPI-OT): Minister for Information and Broadcasting Shibli Faraz has urged the world champions of human rights to take notice of the worst tyrannies being committed against innocent Kashmiris and the gross human rights violations in Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJ and K).
In a tweet on International Human Rights Day on Thursday, he said practical steps also need to be taRead More…

Pakistan calls upon world to hold India accountable for HR violations in IIOJ and K

Islamabad, December 10, 2020 (PPI-OT): Pakistan has called upon the international community to hold India accountable for serious crimes against the Kashmiri people and human rights violations in Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJ and K).
In a statement on Thursday, on the eve of International Human Rights Day, Foreign Office Spokesperson Zahid Hafeez Chaudhri said this day is an occasion to reaffirm oRead More…

UNGA adopts four Pakistani disarmament-related resolutions

Islamabad, December 10, 2020 (PPI-OT): United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) has approved Pakistan’s four resolutions aimed at strengthening regional and international peace and security.
The resolutions were recommended by the 193-member Assembly’s Disarmament Committee where the texts were adopted by overwhelming support of its membership.
Of these, three resolutions dealt with regional disarmament, coRead More…