Infinix, Pakistan’s top selling smartphone brand is gearing up to launch its latest flagship, the Infinix Zero 8 in collaboration with the legendary pop musical icon Atif Aslam. The brand has roped in one of the country’s most loved names to represent the highly anticipated and much-awaited Zero 8 in Pakistan. Widely considered as Pakistan’s most accomplished musician who has represented the country worldwide, Atif Aslam will join the Infinix family as the official brand ambassador for the Zero 8. This partnership is geared towards introducing Infinix’s brand position... Read More.
Stimulus, the Pakistan partner for ClimateLaunchpad Global Competition, hosted the Regional Final of the competition on September 17 & 18, 2020, with support from Engro Foundation. With participation from 14 countries across Eastern Europe, Middle East & Central Asia, the event attracted 200+ participants who logged in to attend the event virtually, across the region. ClimateLaunchpad is the world’s largest green business ideas competition with the mission to unlock the world’s clean-tech potential that addresses climate change. Pakistan is participating for the second time in the ClimateLaunchpad program along with... Read More.
Huawei Pakistan together with the Higher Education Commission of Pakistan has launched the Seeds for the Future program 2020, a 5-day long culture and ICT technologies learning program where 32 brilliant engineering students from Pakistan will attend the online training together with students from Kenya. The program first launched in Pakistan in 2015. Since then, 55 students have benefitted from it. Each year the selection criteria is extremely thorough. This is the 5th time seeds for future is happening in Pakistan, 32 students have been nominated by the Higher... Read More.
Virgin Atlantic is delighted to announce that flights from Pakistan to London Heathrow and Manchester are on sale now starting on 11th December 2020. Flying three new routes from Lahore to London Heathrow, Islamabad to London Heathrow, as well as from Islamabad to Manchester, subject to applicable regulatory approvals; these new services will operate on one of Virgin Atlantic’s newest, most fuel-efficient aircraft, the 787-9 boasting31 Upper Class suites,35 Premium and 192 Economy seats. These new services will open up over 290,000 seats between Pakistan and the UK annually whilst also... Read More.
If you are a tech freak like us, we have got some excellent news for you! Rumor has it that Infinix is collaborating with Sony for their latest flagship; the Infinix Zero 8 – and is this has to be one of the greatest collaborations of this year. Infinix has been winning the game with its state-of-the-art devices for quite some time now, and we are expecting the new Zero 8 to be no different. Infinix has already been bringing us some great products over the years – the... Read More.
Infinix set out with the vision to become the market leader in user-friendly and smartphones that provide more for less. The rate at which they are launching one brilliant phone after the other. From what we have heard, Infinix is going to present another product of theirs, and it looks like it’s going to be a game-changer. A brand new addition to the HOT series, the Infinix Hot 10, the phone will be equipped with a MediaTek G70 gaming chipset coupled with 6GBs of RAM. For anyone who doesn’t know about it,... Read More.
Bank Alfalah has collaborated with Master Changan Motors Limited to offer best in class auto financing to their extensive customer base. An MoU was signed between the two companies recently at the Bank Alfalah Consumer Finance Center, Lahore. The strategic partnership will cater to evolving financial needs of mutual customers by delivering innovative solutions with value-added benefits. The collaboration aims to boost Bank Alfalah and MCML’s market standing and footprint by growing their respective shares in Pakistan’s Auto Finance industry. MCML is expanding its product linewith exciting products,... Read More.
Huawei and HEC are going to offer free training in ICT skills to 30 undergraduate students across the country as part of Huawei Seeds for the Future Program 2020. In the last 5 years, around 55 students from across the country have been sent to China for 2 weeks training on the Chinese Culture and ICT Skills to further hone their career skills. This year due to COVID-19, HEC and Huawei will arrange the program virtually from 21st September to 25th September. The application procedure is as follows: Apply... Read More.
Infinix is expected to launch its latest phone – the Infinix Zero 8, and from what we have learned about the device so far, it is indeed going to bring a revolution in the world of camera phones. Specially designed for content creators and people who want value high-quality phone photography, the Infinix Zero 8 is bringing about 64MP quad rear camera & 48MP dual front camera. Not only will the Zero 8 have the best cameras, but the phone will also be the best there is, presumably... Read More.
With the release of the TECNO sponsored poster of an action short film “Real Hero“, this globally acclaimed smartphone brand has once again become the talk of the town. The wait is finally over as TECNO has lifted the curtains from the celebrity in a hero avatar, which is none other than the pride of Pakistan,Ali Zafar. TECNO has also signed him as the ambassador of all-new Spark 6. The pride of performance recipient, Ali Zafar is a true youth icon, who has earned worldwide fame and prestige for his... Read More.
A high level delegation of technology giant Huawei led by Mr. Hou Tao, Global Senior Vice President Huawei Technology called on Prime Minister Imran Khan at Islamabad today. Minister for IT Amin ul Haque, Advisor on Commerce Abdul Razaq Dawood, Chairman Board of Investment Mr. Atif R. Bukhari, Chairman PTA Maj. Gen. (R) Aamir Azeem Bajwa and senior officers were also present. Huawei delegation comprised of CEO Huawei Pakistan Mr. Qiang Meng, Dy. CEO Mr. Ahmed Bilal Masud, Managing Director Mr. Weijie Gao, Director Public Affairs Mr. Han Wu.... Read More.
Samsung Electronics recently announced Daraz as an authorized online partner in Pakistan. Through this collaboration Samsung Pakistan will launch Galaxy M31, which has become a global online sensation. The Samsung Galaxy M31, sporting a 6.4 inch Super AMOLED Capacitive touchscreen and a large 6000 mAh battery will be launched and sold exclusively on Daraz. The Samsung Galaxy M11, with a 6.4 inch display and 5000 mAh battery, will also be launched on Daraz. Faisal Malik, Director Commercial, Daraz Pakistan Said , “Daraz is dedicated to creating brand partnerships... Read More.
Pakistan’s vision for a digitalized future is one that will enable the country to thrive through the immense potential of connectivity. A digital future will redefine societies, enabling growth and development, enhancing education and industry, and building new capacity for accelerating the economy. Pakistan has been working tirelessly towards the development of its youth. This has been reflected by the adoption of the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), through which the country aims to activate a number of policies and actions that help empower and engage the youth for... Read More.
A delegation of 10 leading Chinese companies undertaking business ventures in critical sectors including energy, communication, agriculture, science and technology, financial sector and industry called on Prime Minister Imran Khan. The delegation comprised of representative of Huawei Pakistan, Power Construction Corporation of China (Power China), China Road and Bridge Corporation (CRBC), China Gezhouba (Group) Pakistan, China Three Gorges South Asia Investment Company Ltd, China Railway Group Limited, Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, China Machinery Engineering Corporation and China Mobile Pakistan Limited. Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan Mr. Yao Jing and Mr. Javed... Read More.
TPL Trakker, Pakistan’s leading IoT Company providing Tracking, Telematics, and Location Based Services and Solutions, has partnered with Jazz, Pakistan’s leading digital services provider, to collaborate on innovative new technologies for their customers. Following the partnership, the two companies aim to jointly develop unique solutions to address key challenges for the B2B and B2C markets as well as to support mutual growth. Jazz will have access to TPL Trakker’s Location Based Services (LBS) APIs, powered by TPL Maps, the mapping arm of TPL Trakker. TPL Maps is Pakistan’s first... Read More.
NIC Karachi held a ceremony in which 19 high growth startups incubated under 2nd and 3rd cohort made the graduation walk. Over the course of their incubation, these startups took part in various training programs and activities to nurture as businesses besides networking with potential investors and industry experts of both public and private sector. Syed Amin Ul Haque, Federal Minister for IT and Telecom gracing the event as chief guest applauded the graduating founders for choosing the entrepreneurial path for a better tomorrow. He said, the cultural shift... Read More.
The consumer technology threshold stands revolutionized today. While Huawei is leading the charge from the front, it has once again extended its 1 + 8 + N product strategy in Pakistan. This time, by introducing a tablet that packs power, performance, a Full View display and long-lasting battery life – all in a compact offering. Usually brands are racing to produce tablets at cheaper and cheaper prices, often compromising on the performance. With the newly launched HUAWEI MatePad T 8 however, Huawei has crafted an affordable tablet which does not... Read More.
K-Electric (KE), Pakistan’s sole vertically integrated power utility, and Daraz, Pakistan’s leading Ecommerce platform, have entered in to a partnership to offer Karachi-based customers a convenient digital payment solution via the Daraz platform. This partnership enables KE’s customers to pay their electricity bills through “dBills” – a dedicated utility bills payment channel on Daraz – using their Visa and Master card debit/credit card, Daraz Wallet, Easy paisa or JazzCash. KE customers can now avail 10% discount on payment of their electricity bills (up to Rs 700) using the promo... Read More.
Leading smartphone manufacturer Samsung is considering setting up an assembly plant in the country, said Minister for Industries and Productions Hammad Azhar on Friday. “Smartphone production in Pakistan is multiplying following the Device Identification, Registration and Blocking System (DIRBS) implementation and Mobile [Device Manufacturing] Policy launched recently,” Azhar tweeted on the Microblogging Website. He said that Samsung Pakistan appreciated the government’s policies and is actively considering setting up a smartphone assembly plant in the country. “Met with Samsung Pakistan managing director and chief executive officer. They appreciated both policies... Read More.
The COVID-19 pandemic had a sudden and substantial impact on the arts and cultural heritage sector. The global health crisis and the uncertainly resulting from it profoundly affected organizations operations as well as individuals across the sector. By March 2020, most cultural institutions across the world were indefinitely closed (or at least with their services radically curtailed), and exhibitions, events, and performances were cancelled or postponed. In response, there were intensive efforts to provide alternative or additional services through digital platforms, to maintain essential activities with minimal resources, and... Read More.