All you wanted to know about Pakistan’s e-commerce scene (but didn’t know who to ask)

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Minister stresses need for technological advancements in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Information Minister Chaudhary Fawad Hussain has expressed confidence that China and Pakistan together will emerge as leading players in the field of technology.Addressing the...

Alibaba founder defends overtime work culture as ‘huge blessing’

'If you don't work 996 when you are young, when can you ever work 996?'SHANGHAI: Alibaba Group founder and billionaire Jack Ma has...

World’s first robot-operated number plates factory opens in Dubai

Mattar Al Tayer, Director-General and Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has inaugurated the first factory in...

Instagram not an instant fix for ailing Facebook

The social media company suffered the biggest one-day wipeout in U.S. stock market history, losing more than $120 billion in market capitalization as shares fell 19 percent a day after executives forecast years of lower profit margins due to regulatory pressure over privacy.

Active social media users in Pakistan grow by 5.7%: Report

As of January 2019, the total number of active social media users was recorded at 37 million and active social media users as a percentage of the population were 18%

Transactions through e-banking channels touched Rs47.4 trillion in FY18: SBP

The number of local e-commerce merchants registered with banks reached 1,094 and consumers carried out 3.4 million online e-commerce transactions valuing Rs 18.7 billion

82% of Pakistani urban consumers made a online purchase in 2018: Nielsen

Fashion ranks as the top online purchased category in Pakistan at 40%, followed by travel 31% and IT 29% respectively

Rabeel Warraich’s $30 million bet on Pakistani entrepreneurship

How a 33-year-old middle-class Pindi boy became the first professional venture capitalist in Pakistani history

Uber, Careem drivers making more than bankers’ average salary

Employment opportunities broaden as Uber, Careem expand footprint in KarachiForget long, tedious nine-to-five jobs; driving a cab is the new darling for unemployed youth...

Huawei launches ‘world’s first’ 5G communications hardware for autos

China’s Huawei Technologies launched on Monday what it said was the world’s first 5G communications hardware for the automotive industry, in a sign of...

Govt introduces EMI regulations to ensure transparency in payment services

 Asad Umar says digitisation can become a major component towards bringing about a fundamental transformation in Pakistan's economy SBP deputy governor says by...

Buzzfeed, Huffpost setback by new wave of lay-offs

Over at HuffPost, about 10 percent of journalists left editorial staff this week or about 20 people in total

Amazon does not have a Pakistan presence. These Pakistani entrepreneurs are selling on it anyway

The global e-commerce giant has ignored Pakistan, but many enterprising individuals and companies have found ways to use the platform to their advantage by getting around the legal hurdles

Here’s how OLX makes money. Hint: It’s not just the Ads

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