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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

CCI Pakistan inaugurates US$ 45 million Greenfield bottling plant in Faisalabad

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PR:  CCI Pakistan, Coca-Cola’s bottler in Pakistan inaugurated its Greenfield bottling plant in Faisalabad today. CCI Pakistan is a subsidiary of Coca-Cola İçecek (CCI), headquartered in Turkey, the sixth-largest bottler in the Coca-Cola system globally. Set up with an investment of US$ 45 million, the facility is CCI Pakistan’s 6th plant in the country and CCI’s […]…Read More

World Water Day 2018: Coca-Cola returned 60 million litres of water to nature and communities in Pakistan

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PR:  In recognition of World Water Day, the Coca-Cola Company announced that it has returned 60 million litres of water to nature and communities in Pakistan. Coca Cola’s Replenish goal, a first for the beverage-producing private sector, seeks to replenish, or return through water access, productive use and conservation activities, 100 percent of the water Coca-Cola […]…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

SimPaisa Raises Rs. 25 million in Seed Financing From Sarmayacar

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PR:  Sarmayacar, a syndicate of foreign investors to promote Pakistani startups has announced Rs. 25 million Seed funding for SimPaisa which is Pakistan’s first direct carrier billing company, a product of PublishEx(Pvt.) Ltd. Many online businesses have struggled to generate real revenue growth due to the lack of a simple, one click payment system that allows […]…Read More

Pakistan reached 50 million marks of broadband subscribers

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In Pakistan after the launch of 3G, 4G, and 4G LTE services which cause slight increase in the number of broadband internet. As budget-friendly 3G/4G supported smartphones increased in the country which make easy for common consumer to avail internet services. As of now, broadband subscribers including those who are using 3G and 4G services […]…Read More

Apps development’s contributing US $ 15 million every month

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Pakistanis special in their imaginative method for outlining applications with innovative and easy to understand interface are contributing around US $ 15 million every month through sending out applications. Telecom and innovation segment of Pakistan is making a decent attempt to meet universal gauges, some way or another the nation has accomplished its objective in […]…Read More

16.4-million-acre land cultivated for 20 million tons wheat

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Provincial government has planned wheat cultivation on 16.4-million-acre land to attain 20 million tons yield this year said, Naeem Akhtar Khan Bhabha Punjab Minister for Agriculture. “Agriculture Department has planned to launch a scheme in 12 districts of the province where cultivators would be provided gypsum on half rate to curb problems of water logging […]…Read More

Pakistani-American team awarded US$1 million to empower refugees in South Asia

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Pakistani-American students team Roshni Ride is one step closer to making their idea for confronting the global refugee crisis into reality. Roshni Ride team is from Rutgers University won the Hult Prize last week. Young entrepreneurs behind Roshni Rides had vision for future transportation to empower refugees overseas. Last Saturday this team won the prestigious […]…Read More