Pakistan’s aviation sector: In ‘rapid descent’

An international forecast projects Pakistan’s domestic air travel to grow at twice the pace of global traffic over the next 20 years,...

PSL: Good cricket but bad business

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is said to be raking in somewhere around Rs1.7 billion annually in revenue through its flagship event,...

Warning Seth Sahib: The startups are coming for you

Mudassir Sheikha’s successful sale of Careem will galvanize the Pakistani startup ecosystem, and imbue it with something it has lacked so far: serious financial power

Airbnb gains traction in Pakistan and no one has noticed

The app is rapidly finding users, even though it has not yet customized its platform for the local market’s needs

All you wanted to know about how to build your own Pakistani e-commerce business (but didn’t know who to ask)

A top executive at one of the leading e-commerce companies in Pakistan breaks down the contours and possible future path of the industry

Lobbying and philanthropy: how Pakistan’s largest businesses seek structural reform

It is no secret that the economy of Pakistan needs structural reforms in order to begin functioning adequately. And while many look...

Pakistan’s first fashion billionaire?

The year 2017 is the first time the Pakistani clothing market hit Rs1 trillion in consumer spending (according to an analysis conducted...

A peek into the peak factor

It was a harsh day at university for Sarwat Ahmed who decided to book a Careem cab in the afternoon, not the...

Tania Aidrus’s big bet on creating a Digital Pakistan

It started, as things often do in Pakistan, with a WhatsApp forward. On Thursday, December 5, a group of Pakistanis living in...

Jazz failed to build Veon into the WeChat of Pakistan. That’s why it will succeed

CEO Aamir Ibrahim’s willingness to abandon his failures and invest in his successes suggests a strong path forward for the company

Meet the man who delivers your food

Tanveer Khan, a delivery boy at Mr. Burger, runs his made-in-China to the maximum bike in order to reach his customer before...

Selling is easy, recovery a huge challenge

“Construction is a vast sector and in terms of products produce and segments that we operate in, we are the leaders in...

Jazz going in for the kill

It is 6:30 on a Sunday (August 20) evening, a roadside vendor, using open cry method, lures half a dozen men to...

OLX : Simple Easy Fast

Two years ago in 2015, Nida and Danish – who were a newly married couple at the time – were looking for...

Middle market banks continue aggressive expansion spree

Gone are the days when the middle market banks competed for the scraps from the Big Five banks’ table: they now aggressively...