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Combating Obesity Through Technology

Combating Obesity Through Technology

Pakistan is the 9th most obese country in the world. According to recent studies, one-in-four Pakistani adults are now overweight. To stop this trend of obesity, especially in today’s world where changing lifestyles and oil-rich food are contributing to it, more people …Continue reading

Startup Lahore to Be Held on the 26th and 27th of January

Lahore’s entrepreneurial landscape is expanding rapidly. With new startups emerging daily, local investors are finally looking to put their money into businesses other than construction and stocks. MIT Enterprise Forum Pakistan has organized Startup Lahore, a two day conference, which will bring …Continue reading

Putting the Women Upfront: PlanX Launches Power Woman Program

The Power Women program, an initiative by the Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB) Technology Accelerator PlanX is aimed towards increasing the female entrepreneurial activity in Pakistan, by engaging women in a number of capacity building trainings, and assistance programs. The accelerator expresses …Continue reading

XGear: The Next Generation Connected-Car Platform

Imagine you are driving past an idyllic countryside. The sun is shining bright and it’s a beautiful day. You’re enjoying your music, when something goes terribly wrong and your car jerks to a complete stop. You’re now stranded in the middle of …Continue reading

Education Administration and Monitoring Goes Digital

A leading Newspaper reported earlier in February that despite the Sindh government’s efforts to tackle ghost teachers, 366 teachers and other education department workers still remained ghost employees. And it’s not just Sindh. Balochistan’s education minister is on record saying “that there …Continue reading