Month: March 2021

Xiaomi to expand lineup of mid-range smart devices – the new Redmi Note 10 series

Xiaomi to expand lineup of mid-range smart devices – the new Redmi Note 10 series

Xiaomi announced it is expanding its lineup of mid-range smartphone devices to include: Redmi Note 10 Pro, Redmi Note 10S, Redmi Note 10 and Redmi Note 10 5G. From The 108MP Voyager, The 64MP Adventurer, The AMOLED Explorer, The 5G Pioneer, the series continues Xiaomi’s commitment to providing the latest smartphone advancements to all and redefining…

Nestlé Pakistan recognized as diversity and inclusion champion at GDIB Awards

Nestlé Pakistan recognized as diversity and inclusion champion at GDIB Awards

Nestlé Pakistan was recognized as a diversity and inclusion (D&I) champion at the Global Diversity and Inclusion Benchmarks (GDIB) Awards 2021. Nestlé Pakistan won a total of six awards in categories of D&I leadership, structure, recruitment, benefits, vision and social responsibility at the annual diversity and inclusion conference held in Karachi, said a press release…

NAHE holds E-Office training for HEC employees

NAHE holds E-Office training for HEC employees

The National Academy of Higher Education (NAHE) organized a hands-on training for e-office to top-up virtual trainings provided on the subject in conjunction with the National Information Technology Board (NITB). Higher Education Commission (HEC), Pakistan staff was now able to benefit from a practical training with onsite instructors to answer questions and practically work through…

In preparation for Men’s Junior Asia Cup 2021, PHF announces training camp

In preparation for Men’s Junior Asia Cup 2021, PHF announces training camp

In preparation for Men’s Junior Asia Cup 2021, the Pakistan Hockey Federation has announced the National Junior Training Camp, which is set to take place from 7th – 20th March 2021. The Junior Hockey Team’s Training Camp organized by Pakistan Hockey Federation will be held from March 7 to 20 at Abdul Sattar Edhi Hockey…

Samsung announces Galaxy XCover 5

Samsung announces Galaxy XCover 5

Samsung Electronics today revealed the new Galaxy XCover 5, a rugged yet sophisticated device designed to handle demanding jobs while meeting the needs of an increasingly mobile workforce, said an official statement. “Engineered for the field and factory, the Galaxy XCover 5 combines durability with comfort for a product that is sleek and easy-to-hold, yet…

Etihad Airways accelerates transformation plan to mitigate impact of pandemic

Etihad Airways accelerates transformation plan to mitigate impact of pandemic

Etihad Airways has announced its financial and operating results for 2020, recording a 76% fall in passengers carried throughout the year (4.2 million, compared to 17.5 million in 2019) as a result of lower demand and reduced flight capacity caused by the unparalleled global downturn in commercial aviation, the company said on Thursday. “As a…

75 more Pakistani scholars to pursue PhD in Queen Mary University of London

75 more Pakistani scholars to pursue PhD in Queen Mary University of London

The Higher Education Commission (HEC), Pakistan and Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) have signed a Memorandum of Agreement for 75 HEC scholars to pursue their PhD degrees from QMUL in the next five years.   In this connection, the British Council Pakistan organised a virtual signing ceremony. Executive Director, HEC, Dr. Shaista Sohail and Vice Principal, International Education,…

PSL 6 postponed with immediate effect

PSL 6 postponed with immediate effect

Pakistan Cricket Board has decided to postpone the Pakistan Super League 2021 with immediate effect.  The decision was made after seven cases were reported in the competition, which had started on 20 February, which had resulted in situation which had become beyond the reasonable control of all stakeholders, PCB said on Thursday. “The PCB, as…

PSX signs agreement with NIFT to launch E-IPO system

PSX signs agreement with NIFT to launch E-IPO system

Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) and National Institutional Facilitation Technologies (NIFT) signed an agreement to collaborate in the development of a new payment and registration system by PSX, said a press release on Tuesday. “PSX takes immense pride in announcing another important development for the capital market and its participants to digitally transform the Initial Public…

Zong brings international roaming bundle for UAE

Zong brings international roaming bundle for UAE

Zong 4G, has now introduced an unbeatable IR bundle for the UAE. The UAE IR Bundle gives Zong users 250 SMSs, 250 Minutes, and 2GB of Data, at an affordable price of PKR 2,999 + tax only. The validity for this offer is 7 days and all Zong prepaid customers can avail of this offer,…