Egyptian transport start-up targets Philippines, Bangladesh after Pakistan launch

ISLAMABAD: Swvl, an Egyptian startup with an app to book bus tickets, plans to launch operations in the Philippines, Indonesia and Bangladesh...

Pakistani messaging platform TelloTalk raises $1.6m seed capital

TelloTalk, a Pakistan-based messaging platform, has raised $1.6 million in seed funding from a consortium of international and local investors. Those who participated...

Telenor Pakistan partners with Engro’s Enfrashare for infrastructure development

ISLAMABAD: Enfrashare Pakistan Private Limited, a connectivity infrastructure company, and Telenor Pakistan have entered into a long-term partnership for the development of connectivity...

Pakistan’s Airlift secures $12m in Series A financing

Airlift, a Pakistan-based decentralised mass transit system, has secured $12 million in Series A financing. The round was led by First Round...

Sindh govt introduces one-window system for businesses

Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah said on Thursday that the provincial government has introduced a one-window system to provide maximum...

‘Pakistan’s first private LNG cargo to arrive at GasPort terminal’

ISLAMABAD: Universal Gas Distribution Company (UGDC) Chief Executive Officer Ghiyas Abdullah Paracha has said that Pakistan's first private liquefied natural gas (LNG)...

Auto manufacturers await EV Policy to get industrial boost

ISLAMABAD: Local car manufacturers are anxiously waiting for Electric Vehicle policy, drafted by the present government to encourage the production of battery-run...

Business community lauds improvement in Pakistan’s EODB ranking

LAHORE: All Pakistan Business Forum President Syed Maaz Mahmood has welcomed Pakistan’s upward shift in the World Bank Ease of Doing Business...

Coca-Cola appoints Fahad Ashraf as GM for Pakistan, Afghanistan

The Coca-Cola Export Corporation (Pakistan) has announced a new leadership appointment with Fahad Ashraf taking over as the new General Manager for...

PM’s economic team lauded for chalking out Pak-China FTA-II

KARACHI: Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FPCCI) President Engr Daroo Khan Achakzai on Saturday appreciated the strenuous efforts made by...

Harassment on account of revenue collection must stop: RCCI

RAWALPINDI: Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (RCCI) President Saboor Malik on Monday urged the government must realise the ground realities of common...

MoneyGram launches bank deposit service in Pakistan

MoneyGram Chairman & CEO Alex Holmes has signed a contract with Group Head Corporate, Investment Banking & International Business of BankAlfalah, Bilal...

Diamond Industries restrained from using Master’s trademark ‘Papa Jaani’

Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority, through a notification, has directed all satellite television licencees to comply with the orders of the Intellectual...

Nestlé inaugurates $22m manufacturing plant in Sheikhupura

Punjab Governor Chaudhry Mohammad Sarwar inaugurated a state-of-the-art manufacturing plant at Nestlé Pakistan's Sheikhupura Factory. The production capacity of the Nestlé Fruita Vitals...

Unilever to halve use of new plastic

Anglo-Dutch commercial giant Unilever said Monday it will cut its use of new plastic by half by 2025 as pressure grows on...