ECNCST proposes increase in research budget: Tanveer PDF Print E-mail ISLAMABAD, March 9, (APP): Federal Minister for Science and Technology, Rana Tanveer Hussain Wednesday said that 0.5 percent of total GDP (Gross Domestic Product) has been proposed for research and development purpose in next budget. He was briefing the journalists at Pakistan Council for Science and Technology premises about the 6th meeting of the Executive Committee of the National Commission for Science and Technology (ECNCST). Visit of Iranian President to further boost Pak-Iran ties: Asif PDF Print E-mail app41-09islamabad.jpgISLAMABAD, Mar 9 (APP): Minister for Water and Power, Khawaja Muhammad Asif on Wednesday said Pakistan was looking forward to the visit of Iranian President (March 25-26), as it would further strengthen bilateral relations. Talking to Ambassador of Iran in Pakistan, Mehdi Honardoost, who called on him here, the Minister said Pakistan and Iran, being brotherly neighboring countries, were enjoying cordial relations in different fields. Marvi for cementing relations between Pak-Nepal medical institutions


ISLAMABAD, Mar 9 (APP): Chairperson Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP) Marvi Memon, urged for enhancing relations between Pakistan and Nepal to strengthen medical institutions. Speaking to senior Nepali medical professionals educated in Pakistan, she applauded the existing relations between the medical institutions of the two countries and stressed College of Physicians and Surgeons of Pakistan (CPSP) to cooperate with the Nepal Medical Council.