China-Canada Collaboration on CO2 Capture for Cement

China Building Material Academy (CBMA) Members Dr. Wang, Lan (the CCUS project leader), Dr. Liu, Sr. Engineer, Ms. Zhao, Director for R&D pose for a photo during a May 2018 visit to the International CCS Knowledge Centre to discuss CCS on cement in China. REGINA, Saskatchewan, July 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — A new collaboration between the China Building Materials Academy, (CBMA) and Canadian basedRead More…

China-Canada Collaboration on CO2 Capture for Cement

China Building Material Academy (CBMA) Members Dr. Wang, Lan (the CCUS project leader), Dr. Liu, Sr. Engineer, Ms. Zhao, Director for R&D pose for a photo during a May 2018 visit to the International CCS Knowledge Centre to discuss CCS on cement in China. REGINA, Saskatchewan, July 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — A new collaboration between the China Building Materials Academy, (CBMA) and Canadian basedRead More…

ICCI inks MoU with Whispering Pines Hotel to get discounts for members

Islamabad, July 08, 2021 (PPI-OT):The Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Whispering Pines Hotel and Residence, Pir Sohawa Road, Haripur, and KPK to get a discounted package for its members. Sardar Yasir Ilyas Khan, President ICCI and Baber Aman Malik, Chairman/CEO Whispering Pines Hotel signed the MoU during a ceremony held at Chamber House. Fatma Azim SeniRead More…

Meezan Bank and NCCPL Partner to Introduce Shariah-Compliant Products

Karachi, July 08, 2021 (PPI-OT):Meezan Bank has collaborated with the National Clearing Company of Pakistan Limited (NCCPL) to develop new Shariah-compliant products for the country’s capital market. Through this collaboration, Meezan Bank will extend its support in introducing the Murabaha Share Financing System (MSF) — a new Shariah-compliant product implemented by the NCCPL to help extend Shariah-compliant stoRead More…

COVID-19 claims 14 more lives, infects 920 others

Karachi, July 08, 2021 (PPI-OT):Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that as many as 14 more patients of Coronavirus died overnight lifting the death toll to 5,566 and 920 new cases emerged when 16,102 tests were conducted. This he stated in a statement issued here on Thursday. He added that 14 more patients of COVID-19 lost their lives lifting the death toll to 5,566 that constituted 1.6 percent death rRead More…

Nasir shah says Sindh govt gave Rs2.27 billion to local bodies of Karachi in July

Karachi, July 08, 2021 (PPI-OT):Provincial Minister for Local Government and Information Syed Nasir Shah has said that the provincial government is taking concrete measures to strengthen local bodies in the city.“The provincial government alone in the month of July 2021 has provided Rs2275.879 million to nine local bodies of Karachi, including KMC, District Council and DMCs so that they continue their services uninRead More…

Govt working on eco-friendly road map to save future generations: PM

Islamabad, July 08, 2021 (PPI-OT):Prime Minister Imran Khan says the government has given a new roadmap to protect the future generations from global warming, encourage wealth creation and enhance tax collection. He was addressing a ceremony in connection with launch of Pakistan’s first environment friendly electric bike in Islamabad on Thursday. Imran Khan said our electric vehicle policy is part of governmentRead More…

Govt will not impose complete lockdown during 4th wave of coronavirus: Asad Umar

Islamabad, July 08, 2021 (PPI-OT):Minister for Planning and Development Asad Umar says the government will not impose complete lockdown during the 4th wave of coronavirus pandemic feared to surface during current month. Addressing a ceremony in Islamabad today (Thursday), he said during the past waves of coronavirus, the government’s strategy to handle the pandemic and overcome its after-effects has been very succeRead More…

President stresses need for effective measures to strengthen country’s cyber security

Islamabad, July 08, 2021 (PPI-OT):President Dr Arif Alvi has stressed the need for effective measures to strengthen the country’s cyber security in view of the expeditiously changing situation of the world. Chairing briefing regarding Air University in Islamabad on Thursday, he said the universities should focus on the emerging technologies to combat the future security challenges.
He said the universities mustRead More…

Measures being taken for affordable digital services: FM

Islamabad, July 08, 2021 (PPI-OT):Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said the government is constantly striving to improve the people’s quality of life and economic well-being by ensuring availability of accessible, affordable, reliable and high quality digital services.
Addressing a ceremony in Islamabad on Thursday, he said our government firmly believes in mass adoption of emerging digital technologieRead More…