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KP Education Department, WFP sign MoU

July 22, 2020 |

A memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between the Education Department Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and the World Food Programme (WFP) in Peshawar on Wednesday. Under the programme, joint efforts will be made to enhance the female literacy ratio besides providing quality health care service in merged districts of province. Similarly, a stipend of one thousand rupees […]

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Sindh: 71 schools constructed by USAID hand over to private sector

July 22, 2020 |

An agreement signing ceremony to hand over 71 schools constructed by USAID in Sindh to private sector held at Chief Minister’s house in Karachi on Wednesday. Addressing the ceremony, Syed Murad Ali Shah said that Sindh government is performing well under public-private partnership. He said these schools have been constructed under USAID’s Sindh basic education […]

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Efforts underway to re-open educational institutions from 15th September in GB

July 21, 2020 |

Gilgit Baltistan Caretaker Minister for Education Abdul Jehan says efforts are underway to re-open educational institutions from 15th September this year. In an interview with Radio Pakistan in Gilgit today (Tuesday), he said the schools will be opened with strict SOPs in shifts.   Source: Radio Pakistan

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Schools to reopen from September with SOPs in place

July 8, 2020 |

An interprovincial conference on Education was held in Lahore today (Wednesday) with Federal Education Minister Shafqat Mahmood in the chair. Reopening of educational institutions was thoroughly discussed in the meeting. It was decided in the meeting to restart the education process in schools from the first week of September with the SOPs in place. It […]

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Govt taking steps for improvement of skills of students during COVID-19: Akbar

July 2, 2020 |

Minister for Education Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Akbar Ayub Khan says the government is taking necessary steps for improvement of skills of the students during COVID-19. In a statement, he said the elementary and secondary education department has uploaded more than one-hundred and seventy videos of courses in English and other local languages on the learning portal […]

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Teachers play an important role in progress of country: Governor Balochistan

June 28, 2020 |

Governor Balochistan Amanullah Khan Yasinzai has said that teachers play an important role in progress and prosperity of any country. He said this while talking to a delegation of University of Balochistan and Lesbela University, led by former Chief Minister Balochistan Nawab Aslam Raisani that called on him in Quetta today (Sunday). Governor said that […]

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Reading Holy Quran with urdu translation made compulsory in all universities of Punjab

June 15, 2020 |

Reading the Holy Quran with Urdu Translation has been made compulsory during studies in all universities across Punjab. According to a notification issued in this regard by Punjab Governor Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar, all universities in the province will make it obligatory on students to attend the compulsory ‘Quran with translation’ classes. The Quran Reading will […]

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Govt will launch Radio School to impart education to students in wake of coronavirus, NA told

May 13, 2020 |

Minister for Federal Education and Professional Training Shafqat Mahmood says the government is planning to launch Radio School to impart education to students in wake of coronavirus pandemic. Participating in the discussion on the situation arising out of COVID-19 pandemic in the National Assembly on Wednesday, he said the government has already launched Tele School, […]

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PTA allows non-commercial trials of 5G

January 7, 2020 | Education, Official News

Islamabad, January 07, 2020 (PPI-OT): In line with the policy directive of the Government of Pakistan, Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has issued “Framework for Test and Development of Future Technologies (Particularly Fifth Generation (5G) Wireless Networks in Pakistan)” in June…

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President CPBC visits PBIT

December 4, 2019 | Education, Official News

Lahore, December 04, 2019 (PPI-OT): President of Canada Pakistan Business Council (CPBC) Mr. Samir Dossal visited PBIT and met Chief Executive Officer of Punjab Board of Investment and Trade (PBIT) Mr. Jahanzeb Burana. Matters of mutual interests in trade and…

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UAE Ambassador H.E. Darwaish Al Mansoori visited PBIT

November 28, 2019 | Education, Official News

Lahore, November 28, 2019 (PPI-OT): A delegation led by former UAE Ambassador H.E. Darwaish Al Mansoori visited PBIT to discuss business opportunities and establishment of Furniture Manufacturing Unit in Punjab. Minister Industries along with CEO PBIT assured them of maximum…

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UAE Ambassador H.E. Darwaish Al Mansoori visited PBIT

November 28, 2019 | Education, Official News

Lahore, November 28, 2019 (PPI-OT): A delegation led by former UAE Ambassador H.E. Darwaish Al Mansoori visited PBIT to discuss business opportunities and establishment of Furniture Manufacturing Unit in Punjab. Minister Industries along with CEO PBIT assured them of maximum…

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