China’s Information Technology Industry Grows Fast

BEIJING, (APP/Xinhua): The output of China’s information technology industry expanded 10 percent year on year in 2016, thanks to strong performance of smart phones, routers and LCD panels, an official said Tuesday. The growth rate was 4 percentage points higher than the rate of overall industrial


Livestock Technology Park To Be Set Up At Pattoki

LAHORE, (APP): A `Livestock Technology Park’ will be set up under the Public Sector Development Programme at Pattoki. The University of Veterinary & Animal Sciences (UVAS) Lahore has planned the park at its Ravi Campus Pattoki, this was informed at a consultative meeting of UVAS here on Friday. Vice


Paris Experiments With Driverless Buses

Paris began its first experiment with driverless buses on Monday, with city officials saying they were eager to prepare for the coming “revolution” of autonomous vehicles. Two box-shaped electric vehicles capable of carrying around 10 people have been deployed — within the safety of a

Quaid-e-Azam Solar Power Park

100 MW Solar Project Earns Rs 900 Million Profit

The 100 Mega Watt solar project installed in Quaid-e-Azam Solar Power Park, Bahawalpur has earned a profit of Rs 900 million in one year and a cheque for the amount was presented to Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif by Quaid-e-Azam Solar Power Company Chairman


China Launches Commercial Rocket Mission Kuaizhou-1A

The rocket Kuaizhou-1A (KZ-1A) has sent three satellites into space in its first commercial mission on Monday. The rocket, carrying the satellite JL-1 and two CubeSats XY-S1 and Caton-1, blasted off from northwestern China’s Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center at around 12:11 p.m. Monday Beijing Time,


China Takes Global Lead In Clean Energy: Report

China’s overseas investment in renewable energy projects jumped last year by 60 percent to a record $32 billion (30 billion euros), marking its leadership in the global market for clean energy, a report said Friday. In 2016, China finalised 11 foreign deals worth more than


China Announces Cyber Security Strategy

China’s top Internet regulator released a cyberspace security strategy on Tuesday. The Chinese government will push for a peaceful, secure, open, cooperative and orderly cyberspace, according to the 15-page strategy released by the Cyberspace Administration of China. The government will firmly safeguard cyberspace sovereignty and national security, protect

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China Expects Major Breakthroughs In Space Science: White Paper

China plans to achieve major discoveries and breakthroughs in the frontier areas of space science, according to a white paper released on Tuesday. Targeting major frontier areas of space science and technology, China will implement a series of new space science satellite programs in the next five


France Installs World’s First Solar Road

PARIS, Dec. 23 (Xinhua) — France installed the world’s first solar road in Normandy in north France, which aims to provide power to the local streetlights and encourage renewable energy use needed to combat climate change. At an inauguration ceremony on Thursday, French Ecology Minister