New data centre set up to tackle money laundering and terrorism financing

KARACHI: Tracking down money laundering and terrorism financing will now be easier due to a new high-tech data centre that was inaugurated...

OLX – Thousands of products in the palm of your hand.

The advent of 3G and 4G spectrums has revolutionized online selling and buying in Pakistan. Bilal Bajwa, General Manager of OLX Pakistan...

Mobile TV app TAPMAD TV launched in Pakistan

The launch ceremony of Mobile TV app “TAPMAD TV” was held at the Alliance Francaise, Karachi and hosted by Ayesha Omer. The...

Car Chabi project receives $150,000 seed funding

Punjab Information Technology Board’s Plan X project “Car Chabi” has raised $150,000 funding from Treet Corporation Ltd, a publicly listed company that...

Rafay Baloch: The Digital Exterminator

While surfing his social media account in 2008 on the now-defunct Orkut, Rafay Baloch, then 16, came across a software application meant...

Rozee.pk- a job lot of jobs!

While our team adjusted camera and lighting, Monis started questioning on the technicalities of the lens, its aperture and ISO. His detailed knowledge...

The Big Bird’s-eye view of Pakistan’s IT Industry

A writer, entrepreneur and the face of Pakistan’s IT and start-up ecosystem, Jehan Ara, President of Pakistan Software Houses Association ([email protected]) for...

Digital Distribution – The Case for Digitizing Pension Payments in Pakistan

Pension payments in Pakistan constitute one of the largest payouts at an institutional level in cash. With modern technology bringing a wave...

The ‘Apple’ Syndrome

Apple syndrome: When one will purchase any and all Apple products regardless of price or need, as long as it is the...

It runs in the family: Fazal Din & Sons offering ‘Sehat’

Shortly after Pakistan’s independence, Haji Sheikh Fazal Din established his first retail pharmacy on the famous and historically significant Mall Road in...

Too little, too late

Classified ads were providing a fairly substantial and a steadily growing revenue stream to Pakistan's two leading newspapers, Jang and Dawn. Other...

Online accommodation solutions: Take a break, book a hotel

Profit speaks to Tina Wang, Managing Director Jovago Pakistan on the potential and the recent growth of the online hospitality and tourism...

RadioScore gauging radio audience

When Raza Rehman Khan started his career at Nestle back in 2007, he was unaware that during his stint there he would...

Discount, thy name is Black Friday

A 22-year-old bride-to-be and a student of management sciences, Samra Ejaz bought a cellphone, a microwave and an LED TV from the...

Employment opportunities broaden as Uber & Careem expand operations

If you want to bid farewell to the humdrum of nine-to-five jobs, you’re in for luck, for lo and behold, driving cabs...