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Famed writer Khatir Ghaznavi’s death anniversary observed

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- Columnist, writer, researcher, columnist, educationist Khatir Ghaznavi was remembered on his death anniversary on Friday. Khatir Ghaznavi was born in 1925 into an Afghan family which had migrated from Ghazni. He wrote columns on variety of issues which appeared in several Urdu newspapers. The founder of a syndicate of writers and “Baitakh”,

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Nokia smartphones to feature ZEISS optics

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, and ZEISS today jointly announced the signing of an exclusive partnership that aims to set new imaging standards within the smartphone industry. This long-term agreement builds on the shared history and expertise between ZEISS and Nokia smartphones. With a joint ambition to advance the quality

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UBL Funds announces launch of Al-Ameen Islamic Active Allocation Plan – IX

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- UBL Fund Managers Limited (UBL Funds) on Wednesday announced the launch of the Al-Ameen Islamic Active Allocation Plan–IX, under the Al-Ameen Islamic Financial Planning Fund – II. This Plan is now open for subscription. The announcement of the launch was made after the Record-Breaking closing of their eighth tranche of the Islamic

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Punjab govt collaborates with Telenor Pakistan, Telenor Microfinance Bank

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Telenor Pakistan, Pakistan’s leading telecom and digital service provider, along with Telenor Microfinance Bank, has joined hands with Agriculture Department of the Government of Punjab and the Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB) for the flagship program “Connected Agriculture Platform Punjab. PITB seeks to capitalize on the immense potential offered by Digital Mobile

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China, Pak agree to expand collaboration in film, television, publication

BEIJING (Sarzameen News)- In a bid to further enhance people to people contacts and cultural cooperation, China and Pakistan have agreed to expand their bilateral collaboration in film, television and publications. In this regard, Vice Minister of China’s State Administration for Press, Publication, Radio, Film and Television, Tong Gang and Pakistan Ambassador to China, Masood

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Nokia to supply Shanghai Oriental Pearl Group with advanced technology

SHANGHAI (Sarzameen News)- Nokia is to supply a LTE network in the 700 megahertz spectrum band to the Shanghai Oriental Pearl Group, a diversified broadcasting, media, manufacturing and real estate company. The deployment will transform Shanghai’s fast-growing former industrial district of Hongkou through a range of new smart city services, for which Nokia will supply

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Google honours renowned artist Sadequain on his 87th birthday

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Google has a tradition of honouring famous names from various fields. Google marks birthdays and pays tributes on death anniversaries through fascinating doodles. It always comes as a surprise to open the search engine and see your favourite artist, scientist or academic staring back at you through a colourful doodle. Continuing its

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Self-driven police vehicles to be introduced in Dubai

DUBAI (Sarzameen News)- Expected to be on the roads by the end of 2017, self-driven Police cars are set to hit Dubai. However, don’t expect to see an officer escorting the car since the autonomous car is tiny. Continuing a Smart Dubai initiative, which saw Dubai Police introduce a humanoid robot officer last month, the

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Work on Green Line, Orange Line in full swing in Karachi

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- The work on two important transport projects, Green Line and Orange Line Bus Rapid Transport Systems, is in full swing in Karachi and both projects are expected to be completed by the end of this year. According to details, different mass transit projects have been initiated by the federal and provincial governments

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LG expands capabilities of G6 with enhanced features, new “Plus” version

KARACHI / SEOUL (Sarzameen News)- Starting next month, LG (Electronics) is expanding the capabilities of its highly regarded LG G6 with an enhanced security option and user-friendlier features. New capabilities in the form of Face Print, Low Power Consumption and Covered Lens warning will be introduced to existing devices via a software update and included

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