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PTCL expands its reach to Europe through Sparkle Sicily Hub

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL), the largest Information and Communication Technology (ICT) services provider of the country has announced expanding its reach to Europe through Sparkle, its long term partner in the region, leveraging Sparkle’s open ecosystem and rich marketplace at Sicily Hub in Palermo. Sparkle is the international service arm of

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Curtin University Alumni chapter launched in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD  (sarzameen News) – Australian High Commissioner to Pakistan, Margaret Adamson has launched in Pakistan an alumni chapter of Australia’s Curtin University, said a press release issued here on Wednesday. Curtin University has more than 600 alumni in Pakistan, many of whom are working in high profile and influential positions in public, private and the

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USAID Mission Director inaugurates faculty of education

ISLAMABAD  (Sarzameen News)- U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Mission Director John Groarke, Dr. Muktar Ahmed, Chairman of the Higher Education Commission (HEC) and Dr. Balig ur Rehman, State Minister of Federal Education and Training Tuesday inaugurated the new $1.5 million Faculty of Education building at Fatima Jinnah Women’s University (FJWU), constructed by USAID to

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11,000 Pakistanis join Embassy WhatsApp Broadcast in Oman: envoy

BURAIMI (Sarzameen News) -Ali Javed, Ambassador of Pakistan to Oman has said that 11,000 Pakistanis joined Embassy WhatsApp Broadcast launched in January whereas 10,000 had joined Mission’s email. He expressed these views while giving a comprehensive briefing to the Pakistani Community in Buraimi on bilateral relations, measures for improving quality, efficiency and transparency in Consular

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Female student obtains 1st position in CSS exam in FATA

ISLAMABAD  (Sarzameen News) – Zarmina Wazir, a brilliant student hailing from Wana, south Waziristan has passed the CSS exam (2016). She obtained 1st position in FATA and secured 52nd position overall. She has been allocated into the Pakistan Administrative Services, formerly known as the DMG group. She is the first female from FATA to have made it

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ECP links 70,000 polling stations to Google map

ISLAMABAD  (Sarzameen News) – The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Saturday linked more than seventy thousand proposed polling stations with Google Map. This was informed during a high-level meeting held in Islamabad with Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Justice Sardar Muhammad Raza in the chair. The link will help the voters to find map of

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British Council celebrates enrolment of more than 225,000 school children

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- More than 150 British Council Pakistan volunteers “Ilmbassadors,” community mobilisers, teachers, students and partners from 65 districts convened on Saturday in Islamabad to celebrate their achievements and share inspirational stories. “Over the 70 years of work in Pakistan, the British Council has worked with some remarkable people and organisations and I am

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Anusha chairs 52nd Board of Directors Meeting of USF Co

ISLAMABAD  (Sarzameen News) – Universal Service Fund Company (USF Co) 52nd Board of Directors Meeting was convened on Thursday in Islamabad. ` The Chairperson; USF Co Board and the Minister of State for IT & Telecom; Mrs. Anusha Rahman Khan chaired the meeting.   The USF Board of Directors in this meeting took in to consideration

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CarFirst launches their flagship inspection center

ISLAMABAD  (Sarzameen News)- Car sellers can now get their cars inspected and sold at fair price within an hour through CarFirst’s safe and hassle free process. CarFirst uses an internally developed algorithm, market intelligence, and a professionally trained team to conduct inspections and valuations. Having a total of eight inspection centers spread nationwide, CarFirst have launched their

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556.52 MW solar energy to be added in system by 2018

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Alternative Energy Development Board (AEDB) has issued seven Letters of Support (LOS) and 17 Letter of Intent (LOI) for various solar projects which will generate a total of 556.52 MW electricity. Seven projects were in process of achieving Financial Closing and would 72.52 MW electricity to the system by December 2017 and

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