Digitalization has no borders- Dr Steffen
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Digitalization has no borders: Dr Steffen

By Shabbir Hussain ISLAMABAD, Sunday, October 18, 2020 (WNP/DL): Hanns Seidel Foundation (HSF) Resident Representative in Pakistan Dr Steffen Kudella said digitalization had no borders as it had brought the people much closer. Addressing the 9th international conference on ‘The Dynamics of Change in the Pakistan-Afghanistan Region: Politics, (Dis) Integration and Reformation in the Borderland’, […]

NESPAK ranked on ENR Magazine Top Int'l Firms list
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NESPAK ranked on ENR Magazine Top Int’l Firms list

ISLAMABAD, Wednesday, August 26, 2020 (WNP/DL): Under an unprecedented development, NESPAK under the leadership of Dr. Tahir Masood, has been ranked this year on ENR Magazine Top International /Global Construction Management/Program Management Firms list, published as part of the ENR Top International/Global Contractors feature in the August 17/24 issue of ENR, a US-based ranking magazine. […]

Run for Kashmir tele-marathon cellphone application, Roshan Digital Account launched in Paris
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Run for Kashmir tele-marathon cellphone application, Roshan Digital Account launched in Paris

By Rehan Khan PARIS, Wednesday, August 19, 2020 (WNP/DL): An event was held here at the Embassy of Pakistan on Wednesday to launch Run for Kashmir tele-marathon cellphone application and Roshan Digital Account. Members of Pakistani and Kashmir community in Paris and officers of the embassy attended the event. Explaining the concept behind the app, […]

QND invites entries for 'Creative Digital Design Competition-2020'
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QND invites entries for ‘Creative Digital Design Competition-2020’

“Hangzhou, a city in southeast China, best known since ancient times for its geographical significance, beautiful natural scenery and economic and cultural prosperity,” wrote Liu Yong the poet around 1000 AD. QIANTANG NEW DISTRICT, Tuesday, August 04, 2020 (WNP/DL): The establishment of Qiantang New District (QND) has proved itself to be a good choice to […]

SpaceX capsule and Nasa crew make 1st splashdown in 45 years
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SpaceX capsule and Nasa crew make 1st splashdown in 45 years

MEXICO, Sunday, August 02, 2020 (AP/WNP/DL): Two Nasa astronauts returned to Earth on Sunday in a dramatic, retro-style splashdown, their capsule parachuting into the Gulf of Mexico to close out an unprecedented test flight by Elon Musk’s SpaceX company. It was the first splashdown by US astronauts in 45 years, with the first commercially built […]

Technology infuses ancient Haj rites amid global pandemic
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Technology infuses ancient Haj rites amid global pandemic

MAKKAH, Tuesday, July 28, 2020 (AP/WNP/DL): The vast white marble floors surrounding Islam’s holiest site, the Holy Kaaba in Makkah, would normally be packed with hundreds of thousands of pilgrims from around the world the day before the Haj. On Tuesday, however, only a few officials and workers putting last minute preparations in place were […]

Universities train young entrepreneurs from merged districts online with US cooperation
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Universities train young entrepreneurs from merged districts online with US cooperation

ISLAMABAD, Friday, July 24, 2020 (WNP/DL): Bahria University and Islamic International University Islamabad, in partnership with the US government through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), and the local business community, launched a digital platform to provide business incubation training to select entrepreneurs from the merged districts of Khyber, […]