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Use of China Salt Banned in Punjab

Use of China Salt Banned in Punjab

The Punjab Food Authority (PFA) has banned the use of ‘Ajinomoto’, popularly known as China salt, in food served at restaurants and in processed food products available over the counter. A notification issued on Monday said that the decision was taken on …Continue reading

Pak-China Agree to Joint Uranium Enrichment Efforts

An agreement signed between Chinese and Pakistani authorities paves the way for further cooperation in the field of nuclear energy. Both countries will cooperate for uranium exploration and mining under the agreement inked between the China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) and the …Continue reading

Robot Sits for University Entrance Math Exam in China

A robot named AI-MATHS took the math section of the Chinese university “gaokao” entrance exam and achieved passing scores. The test took place in Chengdu, capital of the Sichuan province in China on June 7, 2017. The gaokao is widely considered as …Continue reading

Women Startups Take Center Stage

She Loves Tech Global Startup Competition is taking place in Pakistan in July 2017. The competition aims to give promising women entrepreneurs and women-impact startups an opportunity to showcase their businesses to a global audience of investors and influencers from the tech …Continue reading

Is Breathing Killing Us?

HAZE AND SMOG IN NORTHERN INDIA AND PAKISTAN Air pollution is a severe and persistent problem at the foothills of the Himalaya Mountains in Pakistan, India, and Bangladesh. The haze and pollution back up against the mountains and remain for weeks at …Continue reading

Two Wind Power Plants to Become Operational in Sindh by End of Year

Two wind power plants containing 33 wind turbines each are set to be installed in Sindh by the end of the year. The power plants will have the capacity to produce 99 megawatts (MW) electricity altogether and will be capable of providing …Continue reading

Stalled in the U.S., Solar Thermal Power Finds a New Market in China

Seeing its prospects falter in the United States, solar thermal project developer SolarReserve is teaming up with the world’s largest coal provider to find better prospects for the technology in China. The company’s deal with Shenhua Group, which calls for 1,000 megawatts …Continue reading

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