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LAHORE: Samsung Electronics Pakistan and Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) have joined hands to support and empower social startups contributing towards the...

Is e-commerce dying in Pakistan?

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Samsung Electronics third-quarter net profit slumps 52pc

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China rolls out 5G services in race to narrow tech gap

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Internet services disrupted across Pakistan as submarine cables go offline

Internet services across the country partially crashed on Tuesday evening, due to a fault that developed in international submarine cables that connect...

PTCL’s failure to deliver Smart TV set-top boxes irks customers

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Beaconhouse, LIVC invest big to promote digital education in Pakistan

The Beaconhouse School System (BSS), Lakson Investments Venture Capital (LIVC) and Knowledge Platform Pakistan, in a bid to revolutionise education in the...

Huawei phones lose access to install Google’s apps

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TikTok owner ByteDance’s revenue better than expected at over $7bn

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Daraz launches ‘DExports’ programme to facilitate local traders

In collaboration with Alibaba, Daraz has launched 'DExports', a programme that will give local sellers the opportunity to list their products on...

National Investment Trust goes online

National Investment Trust Limited (NITL), Pakistan’s first and largest asset management company, has announced that all branches of NIT are now online,...

Senior Google female executive to lead Pakistan’s digitisation initiative

ISLAMABAD: The government has planned to take on board a female Google executive to put the digitisation initiative from the Prime Minister's...

PTA asks Zong to take down 5G advertisements

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has communicated to Zong to withdraw any advertisements that may mislead the public regarding availability of commercial...

Introduction of 5G services in Pakistan could take up to 5 years, Senate body told

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) on Monday briefed Senate’s Standing Committee on Information Technology it would take around four to five...

Apple’s new, lower priced iPhone draws tepid response in Asia

HANGZHOU: Apple Inc's new, lower-priced iPhone that comes with a faster processor but lacks 5G technology disappointed Asia, where cheaper and feature-packed...

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