Tag: ecommerce

American Embassy and PTA Jointly Hold Seminar on Financial Inclusion and E-Commerce Opportunities

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article image  PR: The U.S. Embassy Islamabad, in conjunction with the Pakistan Telecommunications Authority (PTA), hosted a day-long seminar on financial inclusion and e-commerce.  In addition to a panel discussion on financial inclusion in Pakistan, representatives from MasterCard spoke about how the company assists with establishing financial inclusion in other countries.  Another panel discussed the convergence of fixed/mobile […]…Read More

Pakistan’s E-Commerce Market Size Exceeded $600 Million in 2017: SBP Reprts

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PR:  The State Bank of Pakistan has released their official numbers showing the actual size of the e-commerce market. Before delving into its analysis, let us first take a look at the numbers in full. Data Sources The two primary sources of the data are: Annual Performance Review (APR) 2016 – 2017 – Payment Systems […]…Read More

SimSim is to open a treasure trove in e-commerce

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The catalyst for e-commerce and other internet businesses to prosper in China, India, and Southeast Asia is digital payments and multiplier of economic growth. Pakistani fintech startup Finja has US$1.5 million series A funding as Swedish investment company Vostok led Pakistan startup ecosystem for charming international investment. Dubai-headquartered Gray Mackenzie Engineering Services likewise took an […]…Read More

E-commerce conference for agri products concluded

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‘World Food and Agricultural Products E-Commerce Conference’ Shandong in China concluded where United States (US), Russia, Australia, Germany, Malaysia and many more gathered for discussion on how to improve cross-border business when related to food and agriculture. National Development and Reform Committee Editorial Department Director Song Chengmin said that 14 difficulties that cross-border e-commerce possibly […]…Read More

E-commerce faces barriers to expansion in Pakistan

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E-commerce sector has a huge potential of thriving with the increasing internet service subscriptions and rising market penetration of smartphones in Pakistan. Pakistan has 44 million broadband users much greater than the population of Canada, still, e-commerce industry is treasured at a sheer $100 million. Pakistan was ranked 105th out of 137 countries on the […]…Read More

GigTricks’ Exciting New eMarketplace Website Supporting Global eCommerce Business Owners Now Live

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Today, GigTricks, a sophisticated new Dubai-based e-marketplace, has confirmed that its state-of-the-art website with a mission to fully support online startup businesses goes live to the world in July 2017. With a compelling offering, the trademarked platform is set to become an influential new player in the international e-marketplace industry by nurturing true connections with its loyal customers.…Read More