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Ch. Nisar Suspends Mastercard’s Agreement with NADRA

Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has taken strong notice of recent agreement between National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) with MasterCard for financial transactions. According to a statement issued by Interior Ministry, the said agreement was signed without taking written permission from the government, no one was ever consulted and it went through without considering the sensitive security issues. The Interior ...

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Pakistan’s IT Exports to Touch $10 Billion by 2025: PSEB

Pakistan Software Export Board (PSEB) has projected that the country’s information technology (IT) exports will increase to $5 billion by 2020 and $10 billion by 2025, compared to the current $2.8 billion IT exports, but failed to present any road-map for achieving the set targets. Managing Director PSEB Asim Shahryar Hussain while briefing the National Assembly Standing Committee on Information ...

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CCP Launches Online Pre-Merger Application System

The Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP) has launched an Online Merger Filing System to facilitate the stakeholders in submitting pre-merger applications with CCP in electronic form. The online merger filing system has been launched as part of an initiative undertaken by CCP to automate its systems and procedures as a step towards creating a ‘paper less’ environment. Undertakings can now ...

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ICT R&D Fund to Setup Multi Million Dollar Incubation Centers in Provincial Capitals

ICT R&D Fund, after successfully inaugurating National Incubation Center in Islamabad, is now planning to set up similar facilities in all provincial capitals. According to an RFP (request for proposals) published in newspapers and on their official website, such Incubation Centers are planned for Lahore, Karachi, Peshawar Quetta. ICT R&D Fund has invited companies which can setup and maintain incubation centers ...

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The Official Website of China Pakistan Economic Corridor

China Pakistan Economic Corridor is a framework of regional connectivity. The official website of CPEC designed/developed and uploaded on www.cpec.gov.pk. The said website managed by the technical team of Minister of Planning & Development, Government of Pakistan. CPEC project activities managed by the Project Director/Project Coordinator. On Official website of CPEC the visitor can get different type of information: Introduction ...

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World Bank started Forensic Audit of FBR Computerized System IRIS

The team of World Bank reached Pakistan and started the audit of FBR Computerized System called IRIS. The last year World Bank technical team submit the technical faults in said system and asked that the IRIS system quite old and not applicable in current scenrio of economic position of Pakistan.   So, after a some period its quite accepted that ...

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Interactive Whiteboards installed in the Class Rooms of KPK Schools

The Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Elementary and Secondary Education department start a project to installed interactive boards in every class rooms of KPK schools. This facility ensure new and improved teaching methods are introduced into classrooms to all over the province facilitates the students with new technology.  Firstly this project started as pilot project for first 100 schools then will be extended to all ...

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NAB is going to establish Digital Forensic Lab for Investigation

The National Accountability Bureau is going to establish his first Digital Forensic Science Lalb in Rawalpindi Bureau for investigation purpose and finger print analysis. NAB can be eliminate corruption using latest technology in this forensic lab. The Chairman NAB said the laboratory will help retrieve documents from electronic devices like cell phones, computers, iPads and networks, and its preservation to ...

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Computerized System initiatives by Federal Ombudsman for Overseas Pakistanis

All Pak Ambassadors of 116 countries have started hearing of overseas Pakistanis complaints on the initiative of Federal ombudsman of Pakistan on weekly basis without any prior appointment in their respective country. Grievance commissioner for overseas Pakistanis and Senior Adviser (Law) to Mr M Salman Faroqui federal ombudsman of Pakistan Hafiz Ahsaan Ahmad Khokhar said that on the initiative of federal ombudsman all Pak ...

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Pakistan Customs launched Electronic Import Form (EIF) Software

With the collaboration of State Bank of Pakistan, Pakistan Customs developed a module in WeBOC with the name “Electronic Import Form” to monitor imports of Pakistan started from September 2016. It is also here sources said that a lot of session conducted with the coordination of SBP for the awareness of said module to all stakeholders of industry like importers, ...

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