Transportation, logistics forum launched at NUST

Islamabad: First China-Pakistan ‘Belt and Road’ transportation and logistics forum has been launched. “China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) provides a unique opportunity for Pakistan to boost its strategic and economic position. It has the potential to transform Pakistan into a regional hub for trade and investment. It can help Pakistan join the ranks of ‘Top Ten’ […]

Vocational college inaugurated

Islamabad:The first branch of China’s vocational college on electric engineering in Pakistan was inaugurated in Sindh, China Economic Net (CEN) reported on Monday. Sindh Technical Education & Vocational Authority (STEVTA), Government Monotechnic Institute (GMI), Mehrabpur, Tang International Education Group, and Yantai Vocational College, China signed an agreement last week on joint training of talent and […]

AIOU expands educational network

Islamabad : Allama Iqbal Open (AIOU) has extended its educational network to the entire world through enrolling a number of students from different countries. Students from 27 countries including United States, United Kingdom, France, Germany, Australia, Italy, China, and Saudi Arabia have enrolled in 35 different programs offered in Spring Semester 2022. The ratio of […]

75pc work on artificial intelligence lab at NUST completed

Islamabad : Seventy-five per cent work of Pakistan first high-standard artificial intelligence laboratory under CPEC at National University of Science and Technology (NUST) has been completed while the equipment installation is almost 100 per cent finished. At the beginning of this year, the laboratory under CPEC—Qingluan Artificial Intelligence Laboratory was officially established at NUST, with […]

International Advisory Board lauds GIK’s role

SWABI: Members of the International Advisory Board (IAB) of the Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute of Engineering Sciences and Technology have acknowledged the impact made by the institute and lauded its contribution to the world of science and innovation. Prof Dr Fazal Ahmad Khalid, Rector, GIK Institute, presided over the meeting on Wednesday. The IAB meeting […]

Chinese scholarships for water conservancy professionals

Islamabad:The Ministry of Water Resources and the Ministry of Education, China have jointly implemented the ‘Chinese Government Scholarship on Senior Water Conservancy Professional’ to select government officials across the world responsible for water conservancy policy to pursue their master’s degree in China at Hohai University. Under the Scholarships programme, the government officials from project management […]

Vocational education emphasised

Islamabad : “There is a strong need from both Pakistan and China to cooperate in vocational education. Much progress has been made, and it’s just the start”, said Syed Javed Hassan, Chairman National Vocational & Technical Training Commission (NAVTTC). China has provided hundreds of Pakistani schools with vocational training and technical equipment that was worth […]

Early return of Pakistani students to China hinted

Islamabad : Hopefully, Pakistani students will soon return to China to resume pandemic-hit education, said External Security Commissioner (Cross Agency Working Group of China) Cheng Gouping on Thursday. “Limitations due to COVID–19 in China have been a downward trajectory. We hope that Pakistani students will soon be able to travel to China to continue their […]

Students hit by pandemic assured help

Islamabad : Federal Minister for Education and Professional Training Rana Tanveer Hussain met a delegation of Pakistani students, who returned from China in the middle of their studies after the outbreak of corona virus two years ago but got stuck here due to pandemic-induced restrictions and other issues. In the meeting, representatives of the Ministry […]

PU, UET tighten security for Chinese faculty members

LAHORE :After Karachi’s tragic incident in which three Chinese faculty members lost their lives, Punjab University administration has beefed up security around its international hostel housing Chinese teachers. The University of Engineering & Technology (UET) Lahore has also tighten security for its Chinese faculty members at the university’s China Desk. On the other hand, PU […]