National Command and Operation Centre has declared anti-Covid vaccination obligatory for public and private sector employees, saying that all government servants will have to be vaccinated by the end of this month. The decision to this effect was taken at NCOC session held in Islamabad today (Wednesday) with Planning Minister Asad
The Pakistan government is considering offering 20 extra marks to students who plant at least 20 saplings. The move aims at boosting the Prime Minister’s climate-friendly initiatives, particularly the 10-billion trees tsunami. The proposal floated by Minister of State for Climate Change Zartaj Gul will be presented in the National Assembly.
The timings have been changed in all private and public schools amid extremely hot weather, Punjab Education Minister Murad Raas announced Thursday. https://twitter.com/DrMuradPTI/status/1402936656223670279?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1402936656223670279%7Ctwgr%5E%7Ctwcon%5Es1_&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.thenews.com.pk%2Flatest%2F847538-heatwave-punjab-changes-school-timings “All Public and Private Schools of Punjab to comply with the following New School Timing Schedule: 7am to 11:30am,” Raas tweeted. “Please follow SOPs issued by the government,” he added.
Finance Minister Shaukat Tareen Thursday launched the Pakistan Economic Survey 2020-21, saying the country is moving towards growth. Before the official launch, Tarin presented the survey to Prime Minister Imran Khan. Special Assistant to PM on Revenue Waqar Masood was also present in the meeting. The pre-budget document shared the key economic
Aamir Liaquat has worked on various prominent channels and this year he was doing a Ramazan transmission “Piyara Ramazan” on express entertainment. Aamir has also hosted another show “Jeeway Pakistan” on express entertainment during Ramadan. According to the news reports, Dr. Aamir Liaquatt Hussain is fired from express television but the
Saudi Arabia will automatically renew the validity of residence permits (Iqama), exit and re-entry visas of expats stranded abroad until July 31, 2021, the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported Tuesday. The General Directorate of Passports has begun automatically renewing these visas at no additional cost to the visa holders, SPA said. The residence visa
ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) is hosting a mega virtual Careers Fair on June 16 to connect talented students and professionals with country’s top employers. Building on last year’s successful inaugural event, this year’s fair will be even bigger and better. The job fair will be attended by
With the prevalence of smartphones in our daily lives, users look for good devices that cater to their needs. Young people, however, upgrade their phones regularly with the latest smartphones to get the best hardware and software features. Pakistan’s leading smartphone brand TECNO is ready to meet all these demands.
Knowledge Platform (KP), a leading EdTech organization in Pakistan, partnered with AFS Intercultural Programs to offer a fully funded scholarship program for Pakistani students. The program is sponsored by the Government of Japan under the Kakehashi cultural exchange program. Knowledge Platform has selected five students from a total of 5,000