Tag: 201718

Karachi Team Wins 1 Million Rupees in 2017-18 StartUp Cup Finals

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article image PR:  Today, Retailistan, a team from Karachi, beat 17 other teams to take the top prize—1 million rupees—in the 2017-18 StartUp Competition finals, the fourth edition of the American Embassy-funded event.  The United States and Pakistan both benefit when Pakistan’s economy is strong and job prospects are high.  Our investment in the StartUp Cup is just one part […]…Read More

Mobile Phone import increased 15% in FY 2017-18

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In Pakistan import of mobile handsets are surging with smartphones manufacturing brands rising the country. The remarkable growth of 14.94% observed in mobile handset imports in fiscal year from July to November in 2017-18. In the current fiscal year, imports rose by $303.238 million as compared to $264.009 million during the same period in FY […]…Read More

Pakistan’s economic growth to hit 5.5% in 2017/18: World Bank

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Flourishing agriculture with Chinese infrastructure would lead Pakistan’s economy to 5.5% growth in the economic year 2017-18 said the World Bank. The Washington-based investor projected this growth at 5.8 %. “Pakistan’s weather, cotton prices, China-Pakistan Economic Corridor infrastructure project and a stable macroeconomic environment together all have increased in private investment,” said the World Bank. […]…Read More

Telecos seek tax relief in Federal Budget 2017-18 thanked Anusha

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Telecom companies of Pakistan thanked Miss Anusha Rehman, Minister of State for Information Technology, and Telecommunication for her concerted efforts to promote the telecom industry in the Pakistan. The telecom companies including PTCL, Jazz, Telenor, Ufone, and Zong showed gratitude in a joint letter to Ministry of IT & Telecommunication for outstanding support to the […]…Read More