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Pakistani startup Micropower Labs shines at Telenor’s Digital Winners Asia in Singapore

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PR: Micropower Labs from Telenor Pakistan’s Velocity’s Pakistan has won Telenor Group’s annual Digital Winners competition. Specializing in hardware development, including the world’s fastest charging power bank, a 5000mAH power bank that charges itself in just 15 minutes, Micropower Labs will receive 100,000 Norwegian Kroners to explore market expansion to some of Telenor Group’s other […]…Read More

Smart Factory: A Technology Startup for Industrial Engineering

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article image Pakistan is a country full of talented and young minds trying to contribute in science and technology for country’s better future. If given opportunities the brilliant youth of Pakistan can do wonders. Such brilliant student of Lahore, Azeem Iqbal has created a mobile application called the Time Study that aims to bring ease in conducting Time and Methods study […]…Read More

Startup Weekend Lahore Ed-Innovation 2016 attracts over 130 education innovators

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article image LAHORE: LUMS Center for Entrepreneurship, in collaboration with Ilm Ideas 2 and Techstars, organized a themed Startup Weekend event at LUMS to scout and support innovators looking to address the enrollment, retention and learning outcome challenges in the education sector of Pakistan. The event started with Dr. Zartash Afzal Uzmi, LUMS faculty member and facilitator for Startup Weekend Lahore, commencing the proceedings and opening remarks…Read More

Pakistani startup "Finja" raises $1 million in funding for a product to replace cash

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LAHORE - A Pakistani startup Finja that relies on the financial technology model (Fintech) has successfully raised $1 million from Stockholm-based Vostok Emerging Finance for a product that they hope will eventually replace cash. Founded by seasoned individuals from banking and technology Qasif Shahid, Monis Rahman, and Umer Munawar, Finja aims to introduce innovative financial services through the upcoming launch of a mobile wallet product…Read More

High time for high-tech startup in Pakistan

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The technology entrepreneurship ecosystem in Pakistan is at a tipping point. There are a number of factors at play that make the country so ripe for both local and international investors looking to invest in the tech space. With the quickly growing internet adoption currently estimated to be 25 million internet users and 15 million mobile internet users amid cheap smart phone devices, the local market is widely open to the world. At the same time, the renowned IT giants are aggressively…Read More

AutoGenie startup bags heavy funding from PakWheels

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: AutoGenie which is PlanX (tech accelerator of Punjab Information Technology Board) based startup has successfully captured whoopie $100,000 funding from Pakistan’s most popular vehicles portal PakWheels.com. AutoGenie is an auto support entryway intended to help individuals in keeping up and repairing their vehicles from the solace of home. Their mechanics make house calls and just deal in genuine parts, taking out the 2 billion dollar misfortune that is generally…Read More

PlanX hosts startup mentoring session

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STAFF REPORT LHR: Keeping in mind the end goal to enable the local tech startups to achieve their most extreme potential, PlanX accelerator has proved to be a quickening agent by organizing Startup tutoring session on that means to cover vital part of another endeavor that is How to fund and scale your startup’. The session was facilitated by prestigious Mir Muhammad Ali Khan who is a perceived Speculation Financier, Business visionary and Capital Markets Counselor. He is the person who…Read More

AutoGenie startup bags heavy funding from PakWheels

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: AutoGenie which is PlanX (tech accelerator of Punjab Information Technology Board) based startup has successfully captured whoopy $100,000 funding from Pakistan's most popular vehicles portal PakWheels.com. AutoGenie is an auto support entryway intended to help individuals in keeping up and repairing their vehicles from the solace of home. Their mechanics make house calls and just deal in genuine parts, taking out the 2 billion dollar misfortune that is generally…Read More

PlanX hosts Startup mentoring session

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: Keeping in mind the end goal to enable the local tech startups to achieve their most extreme potential, PlanX accelerator has proved to be a quickening agent by organizing Startup tutoring session on that means to cover vital part of another endeavor that is How to fund and scale your startup’. The session is facilitated by prestigious Mir Muhammad Ali Khan who is a perceived Speculation Financier, Business visionary and Capital Markets Counselor. He is the person who…Read More