KARACHI - The substandard preparation of goods would not be tolerated in any case. The Federal Minister for Science and Technology Syed Aftab Shah Jilani said this during his visit to Pakistan Standards and Quality Control Authority, Head Office here, says a press release. The Federal Minister lauded the best working of PSQCA. He said that there must be only one National Authority to check quality control, to help consumers. He warned that the law is for every one to abide and no one is above the law. Federal Minister categorically rejects any compromise on quality control issue in the country. He also appreciated media personals for their heroic roll to cover the activities of PSQCA and playing a vital roll to spread the awareness among the public to know about quality control culture in Pakistan. He also appreciates the work of PSQCA. The Federal Minister assured that he will never allowed substandard products in Pakistan. He directed to the Authority to discourage the manufacturing and purchase of sub standards goods and PSQCA must also ensure that it issues licenses only those manufacturers who fully comply with its requirements relating to quality and standards as well. He said that special attention is giving in reference to the improvement for the industrial standardisation, enhancement of the standard of the manufacturing product in the country. The Director General of PSQCA Muhammad Junaid Qureshi and Federal Secretary for Science & Technology Irfan Nadeem also gave the Minister a formal briefing. In his exhaustive briefing he touched upon the aspects of PSQCA projects, their achievements and other relevant issues. The Minister showed keen interest in the working and performance of the PSQCA and assured his full support in increasing the effectiveness of the Authority to achieve its assigned mandate. Ufone marks 10 years of excellence ISLAMABAD - Ufone has celebrated its 10th anniversary with great fervour. This day is memorable for all as 10 years ago the launch of Ufone was the dawn of a revolution within the telecom industry. Ufone started out as a service for the masses and it pushed to remove the perception and reality that cellular services were only for the elite in the country, says a press release. Ufone has shown vast growth and endurance throughout. Even though with the intense competition; the organisation has shown great reverence with its increase in revenue and has always remained profitable. In 2009 -2010 Ufone led the market with the highest revenue growth in cellular industry. Abdul Aziz CEO Ufone speaking at this auspicious occasion said, that this is indeed an emotional moment for me as 10 years ago I was part of a very small but highly committed and focused group of individuals who helped start Ufone. We stand tall today in the market because of our incredible service orientation, and a great team spirit. Over the last few years the world has witnessed one of the worst global recessions during which downsizing was one of the major cost cutting techniques used by organizations, On the other hand Ufone stood out by not following the trend and instead motivated and acknowledged its employees by giving more financial benefits and focused on growth in all business areas with a major focus on corporate social responsibility and has always come out to help the people of Pakistan through testing times.