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Minerva Schools at KGI aims for higher intake of bright young minds with support from Schools like Roots IVY

Islamabad – April 25, 2017: Minerva Schools at KGI, a San Francisco-based innovative undergraduate university program, has announced their plans to select the creme of students from this region. Smartstudents from the region will get the chance to pursue one of the most-sought-after degree courses in the word from the highly selective college, where the students learn in ways no other university offers.

USAID Promotes Reading on World Book Day through Pakistan Reading Project

Islamabad, April 24, 2017 – In honor of World Book Day, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Mission Director John Groarke visited a school in Islamabad and read books with students.

Pakistani and American experts emphasize IPR’s crucial role in Pakistan’s economic growth

Islamabad, April 24, 2017 – According to Pakistani academics and American legal experts, intellectual property rights (IPR) stimulate economic growth in Pakistan as IPR protects and encourages innovation and creativity which are key factors in generating economic activities, and help industry create new jobs and compete in the international market.

Social development through entrepreneurship-2nd round FICS’17 concludes at NUST

The Stage 2 Event and Opening Ceremony of Finding Innovative & Creative Solutions for Society (FICS’17), a platform to foster social entrepreneurship, was held at National University of Sciences & Technology (NUST) here on Tuesday April 20,2017. Rear Admiral Dr Nassar Ikram, Pro-Rector Research Innovation & Commercialization (RIC), NUST graced the occasion as Chief Guest.

Aid and Gifts from Heydar Aliyev Foundation-Ambassador Alizada Distributes in Muzaffarabad

Muzaffarabad,AJK - Ambassador of Azerbaijan Mr. Ali Alizada has paid a visit to Muzaffarabad and to  Rara High school,which was constructed by the initiative and support of Heydar Aliyev Foundation in 2007.

27 Pakistanis win Australian Awards Scholarship

Islamabad - Australian High Commissioner to Pakistan Margaret Adamson, today hosted a reception for 27 Pakistani Australia Awards scholarship awardee who will shortly depart to Australia to undertake short courses in entrepreneurship and energy security in Pakistan and the region.
 

NUST-SEECS Celebrated Student’s Achievement in Stanford Longevity Design Challenge held at Stanford, USA

Islamabad 17th April, 2017: An event was organized at NUST H-12 Campus, Islamabad to celebrate the NUST-SEECS students victory who won first prize in Stanford Longevity challenge held at Stanford University, USA on 31st March, 2017.

Hashoo Foundation promotes Value Based Education through AV Aids

Rawalpindi(Staff Reporter) Early Childhood Teaching-Learning AV-Aid’s (audio-visual aid)Exhibition was organized at Hashoo Foundation’s Human Development Resource Center Rawalpindi under the theme of Value Based Education. After the theoretical training,the trainees of Early Childhood Development Training Program showcased their creative and critical thinking through Low Cost No Cost Material.

OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS BRINGING LEADING AUTHORS TO ISLAMABAD FESTIVAL ON APRIL 14-16

Islamabad(Staff Reporter)The Managing Director of Oxford University Press (OUP), Ameena Saiyid announced that the 5th Islamabad Literature Festival (ILF) will be held on 14, 15, and 16 April 2017 at the Margala Hotel, Islamabad.

HUNGARY-PAKISTAN SIGN AGREEMENT OF ECONOMIC COOPERATION

Islamabad;Finance Minister, Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar, witnessed the signing ceremony of the agreement on Economic Cooperation between Pakistan and Hungary at the Ministry of Finance on Tuesday.

ZTBL HOST FIRST BELARUS-PAKISTAN AGRICULTURE FORUM

Islamabad:  11th  April, 2017:-Zarai Taraqiait Bank Ltd. hosted First Belarus-Pakistan Agriculture Forum; a Business to Business Interactive Conference here on April 11th, 2017 at Marriott Islamabad. The event was graced by a high powered delegation of Belarrussian Parliament, headed by H.E Mr. Andri Ackenehenko, Speaker of the House of Representatives, National Assembly Republic of Belarus.

MALEEHA WELCOMES MALALA AS MESSENGER FOR PEACE

New York - At a huge gathering at UN headquarters Pakistan’s Ambassador Dr. Maleeha Lodhi said that by their courage and resilience the people of Pakistan have beaten back and prevailed over the dark forces of intolerance, which seek to impose their views through violence, says a Press Release received here today from New York.

PM STRESSES ENHANCED INTERACTION BETWEEN PAK-BELARUS PARLIAMENTARIANS

 ISLAMABAD, April 11 (APP): Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif Tuesday stressed enhanced interaction between the parliame

OIC URGED TO PLAY SINGLE BODY ROLE IN RESOLVING KASHMIR & PALESTINE DISPUTES

ISLAMABAD, April 11, 2017: President Mamnoon Hussain has urged upon Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) to play a proactive role as a single bond in resolving the two oldest disputes in the world which relate to the Muslim peoples of Palestine and Jammu and Kashmir adding that both the issues are very close to our hearts which demand our persistent attention.

PAKISTAN WELCOMES BELARUS TO C.E.P.C - PRESIDENT MAMNOON APPRECIATES POLITICAL LEADERSHIP OF BELARUS

ISLAMABAD, April 11, 2017: President Mamnoon Hussain has said that Pakistan regards Belarus as an important country of the region and is keen to further bilateral relations in various sectors to the mutual benefit of both countries. The President also welcomed the desire of Belarus to join China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project and hoped that it will quicken the pace of development in the region.

THE FLAGSHIP OF THE TURKMEN-BELARUSIAN ECONOMIC PARTNERSHIP PUT INTO OPERATION

On March 31, 2017 President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and President of the Republic of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko attended the solemn ceremony of opening the ore-dressing and processing complex for production of potash fertilizers in Garlyk, Lebap Velayat. Opening the new facility, the leaders of the two states cut the symbolic ribbon at the central gates to the complex.

BRITISH COUNCIL LAUNCHES ‘CREATIVE CITIES IN PAKISTAN’ EXHIBITION IN LONDON

The British Council launched an exhibition called ‘Creative Cities in Pakistan’, which focuses on five cities with thriving creative communities that are rich in arts and crafts, as well as history and culture. Taking place at the British Council Spring Garden office, the exhibition will run between 4 April to 26 May 2017.

More permanent UNSC members will not make it democratic: Pakistan

UNITED NATIONS, April 6: Adding more permanent members to the UN Security Council will not make the 15-member body more representative, democratic and accountable, a top Pakistani diplomat said Wednesday, while advocating expansion in the non-permanent category with the possibility of re-election.

109 million EURO for development! A Joint Declaration of Intent

Islamabad: On the occasion of the visit of the German Federal Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development, Dr. Gerd Müller, to Pakistan, a Joint Declaration of Intent was signed between between the Ministry of Finance of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan and the Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development of the Federal Republic of Germany on Pakistan-German Development Cooperation.

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