We at BIZTEK promise to provide education in a
diverse, competitive, team intensive environment. We always make an
effort to make students comfortable by giving them one best learning
opportunity and maximum study benefits during their stay at BIZTEK.
BIZTEK students now have another opportunity of
acquiring professional exposure by working in the ISP environment of
Internship opportunities for BIZTEKIANS are open at
main WebNet from October 2002.
Further to it, it was agreed that a 20% discount will
be offered to BIZTEK students on its Internet Cards. In the same way
BIZTEK has decided to provide certain privileges to the Web Net
Customers by offering them special fee waiver. According to this
understanding, all web net customers will have 100% Entrance test fee
waiver and a 20% tuition fee waiver for applying admission at BIZTEK.
Both have developed an understanding to work together
for providing maximum growth to I.T. education in Pakistan by focusing
on the students benefit in our society.
TAJIMA INTRODUCES NEW TECHNOLOGY
Big success in over 100 Countries, Tajima is set to
make a spectacular introduction of new technology in Pakistan's
embroidery industry thru "Tajima Private Show 2002" organized
by "Al-Murtaza Machinery Company" jointly with Tajima
The Tajima Private Show 2002 a three-day exhibition
held at Pearl Continental Hotel.
As many as seven Japanese experts and Tajima
executives were available to all visitors for giving on the spot
information and to respond to all questions relating to diverse
functions and utility range of Tajima embroidery machines with
particular latest invention in Sequin and Chenile embroidery.
"The Tajima Private Show 2002" is aimed at
boasting Pakistan export potential and capacity to the extent of at
least 25 per cent value added garment, Bedwear and bed home textile
export which stands now at three billion US dollar a year.
This means that with the introduction of Tajima
machines Pakistan export potential may increase to 3.75 billion US
The press conference addressed jointly by Mr. Asif
Ali Rashid, Chairman ALMURTAZA MACHINERY CO. and Mr. Tomoo Suganuma -
President and Mr. Masamichi Sato of Tajima Industries.
Tajima is the pioneer in embroidery machines and the
first multihead embroidery machine was introduced by Tajima in 1964.
Tajima, thru its strong R & D strategy, has
introduced many innovations like mix type Chenille machine and Taping /
Coiling / Sequin / Boring / cording/ AFC devices on embroidery machines.
The latest innovation is the mix type laser embroidery machine that is
one of the high technologies and one of the unique developments of
Tajima Industries Ltd., Nagoya- Japan.
Tajima is keenly introduced in Pakistan market and
has chalked out a Pakistan - specific plan to bring new technologies and
development to this country so that we can benefit from it. During this
private show, seven foreign experts from Japan and Singapore brought in
to demonstrate and train Pakistani engineers and technicians during
their stay in Pakistan. After receiving initial training any person can
satisfactorily use Tajima machines on a regular basis and become an
effective player in Pakistan's export field.
MCB & HSBC SIGNED AGREEMENT
Muslim Commercial Bank Ltd., & Hongkong Shanghai
Banking Corporation entered into an agreement for Domestic Drawing &
Collection Arrangement of Funds at MCB, Principal Office, Karachi.
Mr. Shafiq A. Khan, SEVP/Head of Bank's Operation
& Financial Institutions and Mr. Nick Gilmour, Deputy Chief
Executive Pakistan HSBC signed the agreement on behalf of their
respective Organizations witnessed by Mr. Mohammed Aftab Manzoor,
President & CEO, MCB, Ms. Nadira Saeed, SVP/Divisional Head,
Financial Institutions (MCB) & Mr. Mohammed Ismail, Head of Payments
& Cash Management (HSBC).
MCB's focus on customer needs, innovation &
Information Technology has propelled the bank to the market leadership
position in providing Cash Management solutions. Presently, almost all
major foreign & domestic private banks are utilizing MCB's extensive
network of over 200 on line branches to service their Domestic Drawing
STAGE SET FOR OMAN AIR "GRAND RAFFLE DRAW"
Oman Air is set to open its series of 'Raffle Draws'
in Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad, during the Holy month of Ramadan. This
campaign is a joint activity between Oman Air and Pearl Continental
In Karachi, the draws will be held eight times, while
four draws each will be held in Lahore and Islamabad. The venue for the
draw for Karachi and Lahore will be Pearl Continental Hotels, while the
draw in Islamabad will be held at the Marriott Hotel.
The winner will get a 'Free Air ticket of Oman
Airways". The participants having Iftar on the pool side Karachi
and Buffet Iftar Dinner in Lahore and Marriott Islamabad are eligible
for the raffle through hotel dining coupons.
ANIXTER LAUNCHES GLOBAL ONLINE SALES
Anixter, the world's leading supplier of
communications solutions, announced the launch of a new online sales and
support initiative called AnixterDirect, which will enable the company
to offer global backing to its resellers in countries without an Anixter
sales office. AnixterDirect will provide a new and cost-effective route
to market across more than 60 countries in the EMEA and Asia Pacific
regions — including Tunisia, Morocco, Algeria, Egypt, Saudi Arabia,
Jordan, India, South Africa, Brunei, Croatia, Slovenia, Serbia, Georgia,
Kazakhstan, Ukraine, Romania, Yemen and Pakistan where Anixter has
previously not had a local presence.
The new initiative will enable users to take online
orders for Anixter's range of over 50,000 wire, cable and comms products
from its best-of-breed vendor partners. In addition, it will provide
direct access to Anixter's extensive online catalogue — ensuring the
required products can be selected quickly and efficiently. Users will
also be able to access AnixterDirect to check the status of their orders
and accounts 24 hours a day, 365 day a year.
LG ELECTRONICS INTRODUCES 18.1-INCH LCD MONITOR
LG Electronics is introducing two new models of
high-end LCD monitors: an 18.1-inch model (L1810T) and a 15-inch model
In line with increasing demand for high-end LCD
monitors, LGE is unveiling top-end LCD monitors that can receive TV
signals and deliver various multimedia features. With the new LGE LCD
monitors, consumers can watch TV while working on their PC, and enjoy
easy and convenient access to AV devices such as video consoles and
FLATRON LCD L1810T (18.1-inch) that supports all of
the latest features including TV/AV reception also delivers
best-in-class panel performance with high resolution of max 1280 x 1024,
response time of 25ms, and contrast of 350:1.
In particular, it uses DVI (Digital Video Interface)
that can receive analog signals while sending digital signals from the
computer straight to the monitor to ensure data from the PC is realized
in sharp images without any data loss.
Conventional analog monitors required conversion of
digital PC signals to analog signals, resulting in unnecessary signal
interception and loss in color texture and contrast during the
But the new LGE LCD monitors support DVI to deliver
sharper and cleaner images without any data loss, making it suitable for
graphic and CAD/CAM jobs where high resolution clean images are
PIP (Picture In Picture) feature is also available so
that users can work on their PC while watching TV or watch a movie while
surfing the Net. This allows for more efficient usage of the monitor and
is expected to be popular among multi-tasking users.
FLATRON LCD L1510T (15-inch) also is a multimedia
type model that can receive TV and AV signals. The model can be used in
diverse environments. The compact and clean design coupled with the
fresh silver colored exterior makes it suitable for any type of
environment while saving working space.