President Mamnoon Hussain has underlined the need for further expanding research in space and cyber technology to meet the present day challenges on different fronts, reported Radio Pakistan.

He was addressing the international conference on Aerospace Science and Engineering in Islamabad on Tuesday.

The President pointed out that our industry and trade is entering an important phase and we need capable scientists to register successes in these sectors.

He expressed the confidence that the new generation of scientists will live up to the expectations and earn repute for the nation.