Media Clippings

  Jan 14, 2017
  ‘Digital Evolution’ marked
  Published in The News
     
  Jan 12, 2017
  Plan9 to celebrate New Year with Launchpad Season 9
  Published in More News
     
  Jan 10, 2017
  Dr Saif to Highlight e-Governance Reforms in Pakistan at Wilson Center USA
  Published in Lahore World
     
  Jan 10, 2017
  Conference on Pakistan's Public-Sector Institutions to be Held in Washington
  Published in Radio Pakistan
     
  Jan 09, 2017
  All Set for MITEFP and ITU's Two Days ‘Lahore Startup’ Conference
  Published in Radio Pakistan
     
  Jan 07, 2017
  Biometric Machine Only Verifies Valid Data and Rejects Fake ID Cards: Experts
  Published in Daily Nawa-i-Waqt
     
  Jan 04, 2017
  PTPD, PITB Issued 4,969,913 Licenses in 2016
  Published in Radio Pakistan
     
  Jan 04, 2017
  PITB Start-Ups Post Hefty Revenue
  Published in Dawn
     

2016

     
  Dec 31, 2016
  Music Streaming Service Patari Raises $200,000 in Seed Investment
  Published in Dawn
     
  Dec 29, 2016
  PITB e-Stamping Generates Over Rs11b Revenue
  Published in The News
     
Image preview   Dec 28, 2016
  PITB’s Flagship e-Stamping Crosses Rs11b Proceeds
  Published in Pakistan Today
     
  Dec 27, 2016
  E-stamp paper project: Chief minister terms plea bargain rules ‘fraud’
  Published in Express Tribune
     
  Dec 22, 2016
  PITB Launches Judicial e-Stamp Paper from Friday
  Published in Radio Pakistan
     
  Dec 21, 2016
  e-Learn Project Completes 200 Sessions Aiming to Promote Digital Content
  Published in Radio Pakistan
       
  Dec 18, 2016  
  New Silk Roads to Redefine Global Geo-politics: Expert  
  Published in Dawn  
       
  Dec 18, 2016  
  Successful ITU Projects to be Commercialized: Dr Umar  
  Published in Business Recorder  
       
Image preview   Dec 17, 2016  
  ITU Holds Successful 5th Robotics Expo  
  Published in Pakistan Today  
       
  Dec 16, 2016  
  ITU Launches Executive MBA in Innovation, Technology & Entrepreneurship  
  Published in Business Recorder  
       
  Dec 15, 2016  
  MangoBaaz Raises $115,000  
  Published in Dawn  
       
  Dec 14, 2016  
  Plan9 Invites Applications for 9th Cycle Incubation  
  Published in Daily Jang  
       
  Dec 12, 2016  
  LHC Case Flow Management System to Go Live Soon  
  Published in The News  
       
  Dec 11, 2016  
  Marketing is Essential to Run a Business: Mufta Ismail  
  Published in Daily Dunya  
       
  Dec 09, 2016  
  Dr Saif to Address on 150th Anniversary of Lahore High Court  
  Published in Daily Express  
       
Image preview   Dec 08, 2016  
  Plan9 Launches ‘CEO Baithak’ Today  
  Published in Pakistan Today  
       
  Dec 08, 2016  
  Public Consultation for Punjab IT Policy Completed  
  Published in Daily Express  
       
  Nov 29, 2016  
  Dr Saif - Vice Chancellor ITU given status of Advisor to CM Punjab  
  Published in Daily Nawa-i-Waqt  
       
  Nov 27, 2016  
  Silent Revolution  
  Published in The Nation  
       
  Nov 26, 2016  
  Punjab Government to Launch Campaign against Corruption  
  Published in Daily Times  
       
  Nov 25, 2016  
  German Delegation Visits PITB's E-Khidmat Centre  
  Published in Daily Jang  
       
  Nov 24, 2016  
  Entries for Entrepreneurs' Competition Invited  
  Published in Dawn  
       
  Nov 23, 2016  
  Three Business Companies of America Signed Contract with PITB  
  Published in Daily Express  
       
  Nov 19, 2016  
  Adeptly Used Smart Phone May Improve 5 Billion Lives of Developing World: Dr. Saif  
  Published in Lahore World  
       
  Nov 19, 2016  
  Smartphones Can Help Bring Development  
  Published in Express Tribune  
       
  Nov 19, 2016  
  If Used Skillfully, Affordable Smartphones Can Become Powerful Tools of Development in Poor Countries: Dr Saif  
  Published in Express Tribune  
       
  Nov 19, 2016  
  Punjab Using IT for Education, Health  
  Published in The News  
       
  Nov 18, 2016  
  Modern Technology can Help Resolving Problem of the World: Dr Saif  
  Published in Roznama Pakistan  
       
  Nov 17, 2016  
  Nigerians Seek PITB Help in Haj Applications  
  Published in Dawn  
       
  Nov 16, 2016  
  DCO Sahiwal Surrenders the Services of an LRMIS Official on Citizen Feedback  
  Published in Lahore World  
       
  Nov 15, 2016  
  Sri Lanka Interested in e-learning from PITB  
  Published in The News  
       
  Nov 14, 2016  
  Punjab Immunisation Programme Being Replicated  
  Published in Express Tribune  
       
  Nov 11, 2016  
  Srilankan delegation visits e-Learn Punjab at PITB  
  Published in Lahore World  
       
  Nov 08, 2016  
  4 Officials have been Punished on Account of CFMP  
  Published in Daily Jang  
       
  Nov 05, 2016  
  PITB Workshop for Developers  
  Published in The News  
       
  Nov 04, 2016  
  SMS-Based Tutoring System for Public Schools’ Students Soon  
  Published in Dawn  
       
  Nov 03, 2016  
  Tech Support: Punjab Govt Set to Provide IT Training Under e-Rozgar  
  Published in Express Tribune  
       
  Oct 25, 2016  
  First Draft of Punjab IT Policy Open for Public Review and Feedback  
  Published in Daily Dunya  
       
  Oct 24, 2016  
  e-Stamping System to be Implemented Across Punjab by 26th Oct: Dr Saif  
  Published in Daily Jang  
       
  Oct 22, 2016  
  GB Heaps Praise on Shahbaz, PITB Flagship Projects  
  Published in Business Recorder  
       
  Oct 21, 2016  
  New Hajj Process Leaves no Room for Mismanagement  
  Published in Express Tribune  
       
  Oct 19, 2016  
  PITB’s Herself Collaborates with Facebook to Leverage Women Entrepreneurs  
  Published in Phone World  
       
  Oct 18, 2016  
  Dr Saif inaugurated UberAUTO Service  
  Published in Daily Express  
       
  Oct 16, 2016  
  E-Khidmat Centers are Established to Prevent Bribery: Dr Saif  
  Published in Daily Dunya  
       
  Oct 15, 2016  
  USAID Director Punjab Ms. Allison McFarland Calls on Dr Umar Saif  
  Published in Lahore World  
       
  Oct 12, 2016  
  Latest Technology Beating Dengue Effectively  
  Published in The News  
       
  Oct 10, 2016  
  Teachers of Eight Schools to Get Computers Today  
  Published in Dawn  
       
  Oct 08, 2016  
  Live Monitoring of Majalis, Processions in 11 Districts  
  Published in Daily Dunya  
       
  Oct 07, 2016  
  PIC Launches Website  
  Published in Dawn  
       
  Oct 03, 2016  
  Computerized Stamp Papers Project has Entered in the Stage of Completion: Dr Saif  
  Published in Roznama Pakistan  
       
  Oct 02, 2016  
  ITU Lahore will be among Top Universities of the World: Dr Saif  
  Published in Daily Express  
       
  Sep 30, 2016  
  Police IT Project Upgrade  
  Published in Dawn  
       
  Sep 29, 2016  
  Revolutionary Step – Online Availability of e-Stamp Papers (Special Edition)  
  Published in Roznama Pakistan  
       
  Sep 28, 2016  
  Sri Lanka Can Benefit from PITB’s Works  
  Published in Dawn  
       
  Sep 26, 2016  
  By the End of October, e-Stamp Papers will be Made Available all over Punjab  
  Published in Daily Express  
       
  Sep 22, 2016  
  Punjab Citizen Feedback Monitoring Program Proved to be Effective  
  Published in Daily Express  
       
  Sep 19, 2016  
  E-Stamp Paper will be Made Available in all Tehsils of RYK and Bwp by Sept 23: Dr Saif  
  Published in Daily Jang  
       
  Sep 13, 2016  
  Punjab Collaborates with Sindh on Police Computerisation  
  Published in Dawn  
       
  Sep 12, 2016  
  Fighting Crime  
  Published in Express Tribune  
       
  Sep 06, 2016  
  Shahbaz, Murad Discuss Ways to Promote Harmony  
  Published in The News  
       
  Sep 05, 2016  
  Distribution of Smartphones to Framers will Begin in October  
  Published in Roznama Pakistan  
       
  Sep 03, 2016  
  e-Stamp Paper Made Available in 54 Tehsils: Dr Saif  
  Published in Daily Jang  
       
  Sep 01, 2016  
  Smartphones for Farmers  
  Published in Dawn  
       
  Aug 31, 2016  
  Pakistani Farmers to be Given Five Million Smartphones  
  Published in BBC  
       
  Aug 30, 2016  
  DCO Kasur Inaugurated e-Stamp Paper in the District  
  Published in Daily Abtak  
       
  Aug 28, 2016  
  PITB establishes Website for Missing Children  
  Published in Daily Jang  
       
  Aug 23, 2016  
  CDGL Introduces e-Stamp Paper System in City  
  Published in Daily Times  
       
  Aug 19, 2016  
  Lahore High Court Launches App to Facilitate Public  
  Published in Business Recorder  
       
  Aug 18, 2016  
  Female Entrepreneurs Doing Well in Pakistan: Dr Umar Saif  
  Published in Lahore World  
       
  Aug 17, 2016  
  City to Use e-Stamp Papers from Aug 23  
  Published in Express Tribune  
       
  Aug 16, 2016  
  Federal and Other Provinces are Adopting PITB’s Projects  
  Published in Daily Jang  
       
  Aug 15, 2016  
  PITB Independence Day  
  Published in The News  
       
  Aug 12, 2016  
  Website, Helpline for Missing Children  
  Published in Dawn  
       
  Aug 11, 2016  
  Punjab's Data Center Consists of 3000 Servers: Chairman PITB  
  Published in Daily Dunya  
       
  Aug 09, 2016  
  Decision to Install of Smart Boards Instead of Blackboards in Schools  
  Published in Daily Jang  
       
  Aug 09, 2016  
  Use of Modern Technology Vital for Good Governance, Transparency  
  Published in Business Recorder  
       
  Aug 07, 2016  
  E-stamp Paper System Launched in Faisalabad Division  
  Published in Business Recorder  
       
  Aug 05, 2016  
  Online College System  
  Published in The News  
       
  Aug 03, 2016  
  PITB Team Briefs Sindh Police about Punjab’s IT Initiatives  
  Published in Lahore World  
       
  July 30, 2016  
  PITB Showcases IT Initiatives at the First LHC IT Fair 2016  
  Published in Lahore World  
       
  July 29, 2016  
  e-Stamp Papers worth More than 1000 Rupees are Made Available: Dr Saif  
  Published in Daily Khabrain  
       
  July 28, 2016  
  WB Delegates Visit PITB  
  Published in The News  
       
  July 26, 2016  
  Academic Year: HED Issues Guidelines for Admissions in Public Colleges  
  Published in Express Tribune  
       
  July 25, 2016  
  Private Educational Institutes are Taking Benefit from e.Learn Punjab: Dr Saif  
  Published in Daily Express  
       
  July 24, 2016  
  PITB Chairman Unveils Careem Lahore Office  
  Published in Daily Times  
       
  July 19, 2016  
  My Top Ten Memories of Pakistan  
  Published in Blogs - Express Tribune  
       
  July 19, 2016  
  Australia Imparting Modern Skills to Pakistani Entrepreneurs  
  Published in Daily Times  
       
  July 18, 2016  
  Purchase of Stamp Papers from Punjab Bank is Made Easy: Sajid Latif  
  Published in Daily Dunya  
       
  July 18, 2016  
  Sahiwal's e-Khidmat Center Ready for Formal Opening  
  Published in Dawn  
       
  July 17, 2016  
  PITB to Help Sindh Make Police Digital  
  Published in Dawn  
       
  July 16, 2016  
  Inauguration of e-Khidmat Center in Fareed Town  
  Published in Daily Jang  
       
  July 15, 2016  
  E-learn Programme Begins  
  Published in The News  
       
  July 12, 2016  
  Why is Punjab a Leading Province? (Special Edition)  
  Published in UK Times  
       
  July 05, 2016  
  Evolve Hospital Information Management System Plan: Punjab CM  
  Published in The News  
       
  July 01, 2016  
  Dr.Umar Saif Apprises on PITB-Sponsored Digital Projects at Google Headquarters  
  Published in Phone World  
       
  June 30, 2016  
  Dr Umar Saif Speaks on Digital Punjab at Google HQs  
  Published in The News  
       
  June 29, 2016  
  Chairman PITB Visits Google Headquarters  
  Published in Daily Express  
       
  June 23, 2016  
  District Courts Resolved 50 Thousand Cases in Just Few Months  
  Published in Daily Dunya  
       
  June 22, 2016  
  Travelling to America for Entrepreneurship Summit  
  Published in Daily Dunya  
       
  June 21, 2016  
  IT Intervations Helped Overcome Dengue: Dr Saif  
  Published in Daily Jang  
       
  June 19, 2016  
  Punjab’s Reforms Model for Egypt, Says British Envoy  
  Published in Express Tribune  
       
  June 17, 2016  
  A Project 'Herself' Initiated to provide IT Training to Women  
  Published in Daily Jang  
       
  June 16, 2016  
  PITB Launches Entrepreneurship Project ‘herself’ for Female Freelancers  
  Published in Lahore World  
       
  June 14, 2016  
  Governance, IT Sector Get Over Rs 13b  
  Published in The News  
       
  June 11, 2016  
  CCTVs Monitoring Ramazan Bazaars  
  Published in Dawn  
       
  June 10, 2016  
  PITB Monitors 316 Ramzan Bazars Electronically Across Punjab: Dr Saif  
  Published in Lahore World  
       
  June 09, 2016  
  PITB Fingerprints System Helps Police Detect Offenders  
  Published in The News  
       
  June 02, 2016  
  Process of Biometric Attendance for Agriculture Dept has been Set Up: Dr Saif  
  Published in Daily Khabrain  
       
  May 29, 2016  
  Dr Saif, VC ITU invited to Participate in Global Entrepreneurship Summit  
  Published in Daily Jang  
       
  May 28, 2016  
  Dr. Umar Saif to Represent Pakistan at Global Entrepreneurship Summit  
  Published in Pakistan Ka Khuda Hafiz  
       
  May 27, 2016  
  Punjab Govt Aims to Promote Transparency by Launching e-Stamp Paper  
  Published in Phone World  
       
  May 26, 2016  
  Govt. Achieves Historic Milestone by Launching e-Stamp Paper: Dr Umar Saif  
  Published in Lahore World  
       
  May 22, 2016  
  Education in Punjab on Smart Track  
  Published in The Nation  
       
  May 21, 2016  
  Bringing Revolution in Education System through Technology: Dr Saif  
  Published in Daily Express  
       
  May 15, 2016  
  2nd Roundtable Conference on IT  
  Published in Daily Nawa-i-Waqt  
       
  May 14, 2016  
  Digital Punjab Drive on the Cards  
  Published in The News  
       
  May 13, 2016  
  Dr Saif Addresses 2nd Roundtable Conference at ASTP  
  Published in Lahore World  
       
  May 13, 2016  
  Pakistan Software Houses Association to Launch “Digital Punjab Campaign”  
  Published in Lahore World  
       
  May 11, 2016  
  WB Team Apprised of PITB Reforms  
  Published in The News  
       
  May 10, 2016  
  City Police to be Interlinked  
  Published in The News  
       
  May 07, 2016  
  PITB Playing a Vital Role in Making Hajj Process Easy: Dr Saif  
  Published in Daily Khabrain  
       
  May 05, 2016  
  Latest Technology is Being Used to Make Khidmat Card Scheme a Success: Dr Saif  
  Published in Roznama Pakistan  
       
  May 04, 2016  
  Indoor-Outdoor Dengue Surveillance Teams: Advisor Orders Third Party Validation  
  Published in Business Recorder  
       
  May 03, 2016  
  E-Stamping to be Initiated in Gujranwala from May 24  
  Published in Daily Jang  
       
  April 29, 2016  
  PITB and McKinsey to Collaborate over Health Initiatives in Punjab  
  Published in Daily Express  
       
Image preview   April 26, 2016  
  More than 0.25m Hajj Applications Received So Far: PITB  
  Published in Pakistan Today  
       
  April 26, 2016  
  Nearly 0.25 Million Online Hajj Applications Received: PITB Chief  
  Published in Business Recorder  
       
  April 25, 2016  
  Federal Government Authorizes Punjab to Access NADRA’s Data  
  Published in Daily Jang  
       
  April 21, 2016  
  Free Wifi in 3 Cities of Punjab  
  Published in Samaa  
       
  April 21, 2016  
  PITB, Uber Collaborate to Facilitate Transport Sector  
  Published in Daily Times  
       
  April 19, 2016  
  Over 132,000 Traffic e-Tickets Issued  
  Published in The News  
       
  April 18, 2016  
  New Breed of Tech Entrepreneurs  
  Published in Dawn  
       
  April 14, 2016  
  Pakistan to Switch from tOPV to bOPV in Polio Drives  
  Published in The Nation  
       
  April 09, 2016  
  Punjab Citizen Feedback Model is Being Recognized Overseas: Dr Saif  
  Published in Daily Express  
       
  April 08, 2016  
  Vice Chancellor ITU, Dr Umar Saif Returns from America  
  Published in Daily Express  
       
Image preview   April 07, 2016  
  Free Wifi for Lahore Soon  
  Published in Pakistan Today  
       
  April 04, 2016  
  Free Wifi Across Lahore  
  Published in C24  
       
  April 01, 2016  
  Dr Umar Saif Speaks at Harvard Business School USA  
  Published in Lahore World  
       
  March 29, 2016  
  Growing Use of Social Media - Impact on Society (Special Report)  
  Published in Daily Nawa-i-Waqt  
       
  March 25, 2016  
  Inspiration: FATA to Adopt School Monitoring System  
  Published in Express Tribune  
       
  March 24, 2016  
  If The Nation Stands United, It Can Defeat Any Enemy: Dr. Saif  
  Published in Daily Nawa-i-Waqt  
       
  March 23, 2016  
  Pakistan Day Commemorated at PITB  
  Published in Lahore World  
       
  March 16, 2016  
  PITB Sees Precedent for Other Provinces  
  Published in The News  
       
  March 13, 2016  
  Citizen Feedback  
  Published in The News  
       
  March 11, 2016  
  Pakistani Tech Startups Begin Getting Investor Recognition  
  Published in Nikkei Asian Review  
       
  March 10, 2016  
  QAU Tops Quality Research Ranking  
  Published in Dawn  
       
  March 07, 2016  
  A Step Towards Digitization: PITB Computerizes Land Record of 23,000 Villages  
  Published in Phone World  
       
  March 06, 2016  
  Dr Saif Becomes the Chairman of MIT Enterprise Forum of Pakistan  
  Published in Roznama Pakistan  
       
  March 05, 2016  
  Dr Saif Chairman Punjab IT Board talks to Daily Pakistan  
  Published in Roznama Pakistan  
       
  March 05, 2016  
  Establishment of E-Khidmat Centers at District and Tehsil In Progress: Dr Saif  
  Published in Roznama Pakistan  
       
  March 04, 2016  
  Online Taxi Service Launched  
  Published in The News  
       
  March 03, 2016  
  Vehicles to be Registered on the Sales Point  
  Published in Daily Dunya  
       
  March 01, 2016  
  Computerization of Educational Institutes  
  Published in Daily Jang  
       
  March 01, 2016  
  A Launching Pad for Young Entrepreneurs  
  Published in Express Tribune  
       
  February 29, 2016  
  Agri Hub Project will be Initiated to Bring Innovation in Agriculture Sector  
  Published in Daily Dunya  
       
  February 26, 2016  
  PITB: Devoted for Enormous Development of the Province  
  Published in Daily Khabrain  
       
  February 25, 2016  
  Call to Regulate Social Media  
  Published in The Nation  
       
  February 24, 2016  
  USAID & PITB to Boost Collaboration  
  Published in The Nation  
       
  February 23, 2016  
  Chairman PITB had a Meeting with USAID Pakistan Head  
  Published in Daily Express  
       
  February 22, 2016  
  Dr Saif to Chair Seminar on Impacts of Social Media  
  Published in Daily Nawa-i-Waqt  
       
  February 21, 2016  
  PITB Develops Court Cases Management System for Rapid Overview of the Police Cases  
  Published in Lahore World  
       
  February 18, 2016  
  New Program Aims to Create Startup Exchange Between Austin, Pakistan  
  Published in MyS tatesman  
       
  February 17, 2016  
  PITB Introduced AgriSmart Flourishes Across 36 Districts of Punjab  
  Published in Phone World  
       
  February 16, 2016  
  Dr Umar Saif Counted Amongst The 500 Most Influential Muslims  
  Published in Daily Jang  
       
  February 15, 2016  
  56 Geo-tagged Seminaries Suspected of Terrorist Links  
  Published in Express Tribune  
       
  February 13, 2016  
  IT Project Helps Punjab Identify 2,000 Businesses for Tax Collection  
  Published in Dawn  
       
  February 12, 2016  
  Innovation: IT-based Solutions to Education, Health Issues Showcased  
  Published in Express Tribune  
       
  February 09, 2016  
  E-challaning System Will Help Mitigate Malpractice: DIG Mirza Faran Baig  
  Published in Lahore World  
       
Image preview   February 08, 2016  
  PITB Saves Millions of Rupees of Govt through Video Conferencing  
  Published in Pakistan Today  
       
  February 05, 2016  
  Video Conferences Saved Millions  
  Published in Daily Dunya  
       
  February 03, 2016  
  Chairman PITB Inaugurates State-of-the-art Central Ops Room of Police  
  Published in The Nation  
       
Image preview   February 02, 2016  
  Lahore Police Show off Shiny New Digital Ops Room  
  Published in Pakistan Today  
       
  February 01, 2016  
  PITB to Change ‘Thana Culture’ in Punjab through Technology: Dr Saif  
  Published in Daily Express  
       
  January 31, 2016  
  Fighting Crime & Terrorism through Technology  
  Published in Express Tribune  
       
  January 28, 2016  
  Replication of PITB’s e-Vaccs in KP Lauded  
  Published in The News  
       
  January 27, 2016  
  Agri Smart Program Beneficial in Improving Agriculture Sector:  Dr Anjum Ali  
  Published in Daily Express  
       
  January 23, 2016  
  ICT Interventions Effective to Counter Development Challenges: Dr Saif  
  Published in Daily Nawa-i-Waqt  
       
  January 22, 2016  
  International Development Design Summit Concludes  
  Published in Dawn  
       
  January 21, 2016  
  IT Tools Can Help Curb Corruption  
  Published in The News  
       
  January 20, 2016  
  Smart Monitoring Improved Schooling System: Dr. Saif  
  Published in Daily Khabrain  
       
Image preview   January 18, 2016  
  PITB Ensures Prompt Distribution of 22b Among Farmers  
  Published in Pakistan Today