Category Archives: Board Meetings

More proactive action needed to fight digital piracy in Malaysia: Minister

Kuala Lumpur Malaysia's Minister of Communication and Multimedia Gobind Singh Deo said more proactive action is needed to fight digital piracy in the country, to ensure that Internet users and media consumers do not take the issue lightly as digital

Govt committed to extend broadband penetration to far flung areas: Khalid Maqbool

Minister for Information Technology and Telecommunication Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui has said that government is committed to extend broadband penetration to far flung areas as it is the information technology era.Addressing a broadband contract signing c...

Govt to Fully Exploit Furniture Sector to Boost Exports: Finance Minister

Finance Minister Asad Umar, on Monday, said that the government will fully exploit the export potential of Pakistani classical furniture to boost the export of the country besides patronizing this sector to capture share in international furniture mark...

OIC provides urgent assistance to Afghanistan to fight drought

Jeddah, The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), represented by the Islamic Solidarity Fund (SFD), has approved urgent humanitarian assistance to the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan to alleviate the effects of the severe drought that resulted in...

Cold, dry weather expected in most parts of country

Mainly cold and dry weather is expected in most parts of the country during the next twelve hours.However, light rain with light snowfall over the hills is expected in Malakand, Hazara divisions, Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan. Foggy conditions are likel...

Jordan’s interior minister, CAIM chief discuss security cooperation

Amman Jordanian Interior Minister Samir Mubaidin discussed on Tuesday with Secretary General of the Council of Arab Interior Ministers (CAIM) Mohammed Bin Ali Koman ways to improve Pan-Arab security cooperation.During the meeting, the two officials rev...

Jazz, PESCO and CISNR Partner to End Theft of Electricity

Jazz Pakistan, in collaboration, with GSMA and Center for Intelligent Systems and Network Research (CISNR) is all set to lunch a pilot project with an estimated cost of 20000 pounds to reduce electricity line losses and power theft The government

Federal Govt immediately transfers provinces’ share: Finance Ministry

Ministry of Finance has clarified that the Federal Government immediately transfers the share of all provinces as per the NFC formula, based on revenue collection reported by the FBR. In a statement on Thursday, the