PCMA organized a workshop to address time management for industry

A training workshop organized by Pakistan Chemical Manufacturers Association (PCMA) at PCMA head office to address the concept of time management for the industrial sector in Pakistan.

PCMA organized a workshop to address time management for industry

The ultimate aim of this workshop is the notion of time management that is mandatory to be embrace as a pre-requisite of the industry to knob the increased cost of doing business in Pakistan. The training workshop would help members to reduce the cost of production with the increased productivity.

The speakers included Mr. Ahmad Lateef, an International Time Management Expert, Syed Iqbal Kidwai, Chief Operating Officer of PCMA and a number of the practitioners of Time Management.

Representatives from various chemical industries of Pakistan including Nimir Chemicals, CHT Pakistan, Dynea Pakistan Limited, Nimir Resins, Descon Oxychem, Nimir Industrial Pakistan, Pharmagen, and DIC Pakistan Ltd attended the workshop.

PCMA Secretary General and COO Iqbal Kidwai, informed that the concept of time management has become a fundamental need in the countries like Pakistan, who are behind competitive edge due to increased cost of industrial production.

Ahmad Latif Operation Management expert said that Time Management had come up as a science in the developed world to increase productivity and congregate production targets of the industry, which should also be learnt by the local industry in Pakistan.

A comprehensive presentation given by Ahmad to the practitioners of the workshop on concepts of how not to be late for any commitments “The Art of Never Being Late”, how to prioritize your work on daily basis by introducing Eisenhower Grid and Time Quadrants.

The main focus of his presentation was how to create long term visions and to sentinel all promises and commitments. During this training participants learn how to improve quality of work by focusing on task-on-hands by creating a road map to cope time and life.

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Careem to facilitate Pakistani expatriates & e-business

CEO Careem Pakistan, Junaid Iqbal, called on Zulfikar Bukhari, peculiar assistant to prime minister on Overseas Pakistanis and Human Resource Development to confer over the ever-growing online market place, facilitate Pakistani expatriates and the role of government to regularize e-business.

Careem to facilitate Pakistani expatriates & e-business

CEO Careem and Zulfikar Bukhari comply for the formation of a system to facilitate expats that are OPF cardholders. Bukhari said that ride hailing service careem should give discounts to expats when they use its services in Pakistan. The labor force coming back to Pakistan may also be trained and employed by Careem, he added.

The online payment system for remittances was also the list of items of the meeting. Junaid Iqbal proposed a new online payment system for remittance where the expats can deliberately endow their money in products and get a market attuned rate of return. He showed his commitment to facilitate expats in Pakistan in all domains.

CEO Junaid also apprises SAPM on the working of Careem and how it has faced problems in the domain of tax, route permits and licensing. Ride Hailing service go for collaboration with the government in order to be a productive employer and a tax contributor.

Zulfikar Bukhari said that the online business needs to be registered as an industry. Women are progressively more participating in online businesses and this can give them the opportunity to create more crop and services which ultimately will benefit the economy as whole.

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یوگنڈا نےموٹر کمپنیوں کی نیندیں اڑا ڈالیں،ہائی برڈ گاڑی بنا ڈالی

مشرقی افریقی ملک یوگنڈا  نے مقامی وسائل سے ہائی برڈ گاڑی تیار کر ڈالی  ہے ۔

 یہ گاڑی حکومت یوگنڈا اور ماکاریرے یونیورسٹی  کے اشتراک سے قائم   کیرا موٹرز کی کاوش ہے  جس کے تمام تجربات کامیابی سے ہمکنار ہوئے ہیں۔

اس گاڑی کو  کیرا ایو ی ایس   کا نام دیا گیا ہے جو کہ سیڈان ماڈل ہے۔

اس گاڑی کی رفتار 140 کلومیٹر فی گھنٹہ ہے  جو کہ اپنے منفرد ڈیزائن    سے توجہ حاصل کر رہی ہے۔

  متعلقہ موٹر کمپنی نے اب گاڑی کی سلسلہ وار تیاری کےلیے  جنجہ  صنعتی علاقے میں  کارخانہ   بنانےکےلیے  معاہدہ طے کرلیا ہے  جہاں 2 ہزار افراد   کو روزگار ملے گا ۔


Reference: http://www.trt.net.tr/urdu

Sindh University & Dairy Science Park signs MoU over “CBMI”

University of Sindh vice chancellor Prof. Dr. Fateh Muhammad Burfat and Dairy Science Park  (DSP-Chief Patron Prof. Dr. Subhan Qureshi) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) entitled, “Collaborative Bio-risk Management Initiative (CBMI)” with a vision to guard public health through policy mediation at the vice chancellor’s office.

Sindh University & Dairy Science Park signs MoU over "CBMI"

Collaborative Bio-risk Management Initiative (CBMI) aimed at preventing and controlling bio-risk factors as well as generation of pathogens in animal, human and environment segments separately and in interaction.

Keeping in line the MoU, both the university of sindh and dairy science park targeting the two significant goals of  self-employment of youth and hygienic food production.

Sindh University and DSP would oblige through evaluating the bio-risk factors linked with commercial farming, transportation, slaughtering, processing and marketing of livestock, poultry and fisheries products and human health and veterinary clinical practices.

The project aims to build University of Sindh as a most important institution to make available assistance to other similar institutions on the implementation of bio-risk management curriculum, and to strengthen interdisciplinary linkages in bio-risk management.

In order to shield health of students, biomedical professionals (including laboratory staff and public and animal health workers) and local communities, the research projects would be launched; standards and regime guidelines for farming and processing units and service providers will be developed.

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HEC allotted Rs81.4m to KU for 25 research projects

The Higher Education Commission (HEC) Pakistan under its National Research Program for Universities has awarded grant of 25 research projects worth Rs 81.43 million to the Karachi University.

HEC allotted Rs81.4m to KU for 25 research projects

25 participants received HEC awarded research projects include Dr Afsheen Aman from Dr A Q Khan Institute of Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering has acknowledged a project worth Rs6, 289,904.

Research project of Dr Asia Naz of Pharmaceutical Chemistry worth Rs6, 21, 2,383, and Professor Dr Muhammad Haris Shoaib from Pharmaceutics has received Rs2, 996,236.

Dr Huma Ikram of Biochemistry allot Rs1,123,238, Dr Ishrat Jamil of KIBGE bestow Rs2,574,527 for their ongoing research project, Dr Maqsood Ali Ansari from Genetics Rs1,000,483, Dr Nousheen Mushtaq of Pharmaceutical Chemistry allot Rs1,245,452, Dr Seema Shafique from CEMB received Rs3,827,324 from HEC Pakistan.

Furthermore, Dr Shah Ali Ul Qadar of KIBGE grant Rs3,044,650, Dr Sitwat Zehra from KIBGE Rs1,982,177, Dr Syed Abdus Subhan of Microbiology Rs4,257,424, Dr Syeda Nuzhat Nawab from KIBGE Rs3,183,222, Professor Dr Tasneem Adam Ali of Microbiology Rs4,386,079, Dr Syed Zamin Shaheed Siddiqui from Botany Rs2,125,375.

Dr Abdul Hameed of Halophyte Rs2, 700,324,Professor Dr Abid Hasnain from Food Science Rs8,639,207, Dr Anwar Ali of Physiology Rs3,513,248, Dr Humaira Bano from Chemistry Rs1,968,158, Dr Lubna Naz of Physiology Rs1,438,691, Dr Muhammad Sohail from Microbiology Rs2,549,375, Dr Sadaf Ahmed of Physiology Rs3,961,258.

Dr Salman Gulzar from Halophyte allot Rs5,006,845, Dr Shaista Perveen of Chemistry Rs2,589,338, Dr Taseer Ahmed Khan from Physiology Rs1,406,050, and Dr Irfan Aziz of Halophyte Rs3,412,662 grant by Higher Education Pakistan entitled for research projects under the national research scheme.

University of Karachi vice chancellor congratulating the research scholars said that the existing challenges could be addressed with the help of research as it is the key to success.

To promote high quality research in the society, we have to establish research friendly environment, to achieve our goals.

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