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Collective responsibility to protect the future generation from the curse of drugs, Faraz-ur-Rehman.

Emphasising the need to curb drug abuse in educational institutions, President Korangi Association of Trade and Industry (KATI) emphasized that the youth hold the key to the nation's progress. Brigadier…

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AKU hosts joint training on the Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) framework

In response to the pressing global challenges, such as climate change and economic downturns, businesses worldwide are undergoing significant shifts in their operations. Acknowledging the increasing importance of Environmental, Social,…

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The Aga Khan University Hospital launches a WhatsApp channel for enhanced patient services.

The Aga Khan University Hospital (AKUH) Pakistan has taken a significant step forward in patient services by officially introducing its WhatsApp channel. This new platform aims to provide patients with…

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Zong 4G and Sehat Kahani join forces to empower Pakistan through Digital Health.

Zong 4G, Pakistan's leading telecommunications operator, is pleased to announce a new chapter in its partnership with Sehat Kahani, a pioneering telemedicine platform. The new collaboration was launched during a…

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Hayat wins Silver Medal at the International Digital Health Awards 2023 for demonstrating innovation excellence

Aga Khan University's Hayat app has been awarded a prestigious silver medal at the international Digital Health Awards 2023. Hayat's innovative approach to improving access to healthcare provision using technology…

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Pakistan Pharmaceuticals – Cabinet approves one-time hike in pharmaceutical prices by 14-20%

In a recent development, the Federal cabinet approved a 14-20% hike in pharmaceutical prices. Pharmaceutical manufacturers demanded a 40% hike in pharmaceutical prices amid a sharp rupee devaluation against the…

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Jubilee Life Insurance and Sehat Kahani celebrate 100,000+ online OPD consultations

Jubilee Life Insurance, one of the country's largest private sector life insurance companies in collaboration with Sehat Kahani, a leading one-stop telemedicine solution recently surpassed 100,000+ consultations for policyholders with…

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U.S.-Pakistan Health partnership brings new laboratory to respond to disease outbreaks

U.S. Embassy Deputy Chief of Mission Andrew Schofer; Federal Secretary at the Ministry of National Health Services, Regulation, and Coordination, Dr. Muhammad Fakhre Alam Irfan; and Pakistani National Institute of…

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An MOU signed between the Secretary of Health Sindh and the Pakistan Institute of Living and Learning

The signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between Secretary of Health Sindh Syed Zulfikar Ali Shah and CEO of Pakistan Institute of Living and Learning (PILL) Prof. Nasim Chaudhary occurred…

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World Health Organization will rehabilitate 150 primary healthcare centers in 21 districts of Sindh

The World Health Organization (WHO) will rehabilitate 150 primary healthcare centers in 21 districts of Sindh that were badly damaged in the year 2022 monsoon rains and heavy floods and…

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