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E-commerce boom empowers untapped resources

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: In the Hindu Kush mountains craftswomen painstakingly stitch flowing scarves, skilled artisans who were unable to sell their products beyond the remote region until mobile internet came to Pakistan and dropped the market into the palms of millions of previously marginalised people. The women of northern Chitral are among the unlikely profiteers of an e-commerce boom since 3G and 4G Internet arrived in the deeply conservative Muslim country in 2014, suddenly able to…Read More

EBM empowers youth at YLC 2014

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: English Biscuit Manufacturers, the Pakistan’s leading biscuit marker, has decided to focus this year on supporting and empowering youth from across the country. "EBM has always had a consistent policy of supporting initiatives for the positive growth and development of the youth of Pakistan," said Zulfiqar Ali Ansari, Head of Marketing, while speaking about EBM’s participation at the School of Leadership’s (SOL) annual Young Leaders Conference . He…Read More

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Microsoft empowers businesses through technology innovation

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STAFF REPORT KHI: Microsoft Pakistan Country Manager, Amir Rao, has said that Microsoft is successfully playing its role in transforming the way organizations and individuals work today. He said this while addressing a media gathering recently organized by the Microsoft Pakistan in Karachi which was largely attended by leading journalists from electronic, print and digital medium organizations. The discussion was targeted for the business sector of the country, which is gaining…Read More

IBM empowers Pakistan first hydroelectric project

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STAFF REPORT IBD: Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB) Remaco, the operator of Pakistan’s first private sector hydroelectric power scheme, has tapped IBM to help meet the business challenges of running the $235 million plant. TNB Remaco chose IBM software to help streamline business operations.According to WAPDA, the country’s electricity demand will increase to around 40,000 MW by 2020.TNB Remaco has recently completed the 84 MW New Bong Hydroelectric Power Complex on the Jhelum River in Azad Jammu…Read More