Education – Pakistan & Gulf Economist http://www.pakistaneconomist.com Pakistan's Business Financial Magazine Thu, 18 Jul 2019 12:16:08 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.1.1 Mobile money and biometrics – the next frontier in banking industry http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/07/15/mobile-money-and-biometrics-the-next-frontier-in-banking-industry/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/07/15/mobile-money-and-biometrics-the-next-frontier-in-banking-industry/#respond Sun, 14 Jul 2019 20:04:04 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=30522 Mobile Money The global financial sector is witnessing a significant transformation due to technological progress and the role it has played. Over a span of decades, various technological innovations have led to new business models and products including new methodologies to conduct financial transactions; from the invention of ATMs to Core Banking Systems and now …

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Sky is the limit for philanthropy http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/07/15/sky-is-the-limit-for-philanthropy/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/07/15/sky-is-the-limit-for-philanthropy/#respond Sun, 14 Jul 2019 19:48:21 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=30565 Mohammed Ebrahim Hasham is one of the leading philanthropists in Pakistan. Pakistan & Gulf Economist visited three schools where the impoverished children are getting quality education. Pakistan & Gulf Economist visited Dawood Memorial High School within the premises of Mehran Sugar Mills Limited, TCF School Haji Hasham Campus I & II patronized by Hasham Foundation in …

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‘Business as usual’ will not achieve global education goals http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/07/15/business-as-usual-will-not-achieve-global-education-goals/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/07/15/business-as-usual-will-not-achieve-global-education-goals/#respond Sun, 14 Jul 2019 19:01:17 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=30634 The generation that should finish secondary school by 2030 is now entering classrooms. But based on current trends, one in six children will still be out of school in 2030 and only six out of 10 young people will be completing secondary education. As leaders meet this week at the High-Level Political Forum (HLPF) – …

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Correlation between unemployment and training http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/07/01/correlation-between-unemployment-and-training/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/07/01/correlation-between-unemployment-and-training/#respond Sun, 30 Jun 2019 20:01:34 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=30042 As a result of globalization, today the world is changing rapidly. This is not limited to any particular country. Therefore, Pakistan also has to adapt to the changes in the global environment. Vocational training can play a vital role in connection with the employment. Although, in Pakistan we have seen a lot of unemployed in …

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Ihsan Trust – playing active role to achieve SDG on education in Pakistan http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/07/01/ihsan-trust-playing-active-role-to-achieve-sdg-on-education-in-pakistan/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/07/01/ihsan-trust-playing-active-role-to-achieve-sdg-on-education-in-pakistan/#respond Sun, 30 Jun 2019 19:58:44 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=30082 In 2015, UNDP proposed seventeen 17 goals including a new global education goal (SDG 4) that need to be achieved in 15 years time. The goals are stretched from education and partnerships to health and peace. All goals are equally significant for the world to sustain, and Pakistan is no exception in this regard. Fortunately, …

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What education needed at what cost? http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/07/01/what-education-needed-at-what-cost/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/07/01/what-education-needed-at-what-cost/#respond Sun, 30 Jun 2019 19:57:41 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=30009 Education is the main tool to develop human capital. The analysis of investments in health and education is unified in human capital approach, which focuses on the indirect ability of education and health to increase utility by increasing incomes. Investment in human capital formation means investment in education and health sectors. Human development provides a …

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The Employment, Education, and Training in Pakistan http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/07/01/the-employment-education-and-training-in-pakistan/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/07/01/the-employment-education-and-training-in-pakistan/#respond Sun, 30 Jun 2019 19:55:36 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=30105 The Islamic Republic of Pakistan, referred to as Pakistan, means “holy land” and “halal country”. It is located in the northwestern part of the South Asian subcontinent. The land area tends to be about 800,000 square kilometers (excluding Kashmir), and the total population reaches up to 197 million. Pakistan is an Islamic country with many …

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Innovative Teaching http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/07/01/innovative-teaching/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/07/01/innovative-teaching/#respond Sun, 30 Jun 2019 19:54:17 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=30137 UIT has provided close to quarter of century outstanding service to the nation in the field of higher education in engineering and computer science. With its PEC and NCEAC accredited, NED Affiliated, and HEC recognized programmes, UIT is embarking on a journey to reach the next level of excellence. UIT aims to not only produce …

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Bahria University’s vital role in making top skilled manpower http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/07/01/bahria-universitys-vital-role-in-making-top-skilled-manpower/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/07/01/bahria-universitys-vital-role-in-making-top-skilled-manpower/#respond Sun, 30 Jun 2019 19:50:40 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=30085 Interview with Mr Mukhtar Khan HI (M) Rear Admiral (retired) – Director General, Bahria University Karachi Campus PAGE: Kindly describe role of Bahria University in promotion of higher education in Sindh and rest of the country? Mukhtar Khan: At the outset, let me acknowledge the efforts of Pakistan & Gulf Economist to promote this noble cause. …

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Employees training program push up productivity and crucial for organizational development http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/07/01/employees-training-program-push-up-productivity-and-crucial-for-organizational-development/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/07/01/employees-training-program-push-up-productivity-and-crucial-for-organizational-development/#respond Sun, 30 Jun 2019 19:49:40 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=30004 Present govt taking high stride in the promotion of education future Interview with Dr. Khusro Iqbal — HR expert PAGE: Kindly tell me something about yourself and your career: Dr. Khusro Iqbal: To address this concern instead of a direct reply I will prefer to reproduce the following words through which I was introduced, being …

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