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  • Pakistan StartUp Cup looking for innovative business ideas

    The fourth Pakistan StartUp Cup — arranged by the US Diplomatic Mission in Pakistan and The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE) — is looking for entrepreneurs with innovative business ideas to apply to the competition by September 20...

    The Pakistan StartUp Cup Challenge is a business model competition open to all business types, with special focus on entrepreneurs with grassroots-driven business models...

  • LITERARY NOTES: Remembering Krishan Chander and Akhter-ul-Iman

    Both have recently come up with special issues, remembering two of Urdu literature’s towering figures: Krishan Chander and Akhter-ul-Iman...

    In these works, gadha, or donkey, symbolizes common man and by depicting its plight Krishan Chander satirizes the political system and social circumstances in India, though this more or less applies to Pakistan, too...

  • Government to help scale innovative business ideas: PM Imran

    ISLAMABAD: While acknowledging the role startups are playing in the country’s economic growth and financial inclusion, Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Wednesday that his government will facilitate talented entrepreneurs in transforming their innovative ideas into sustainable businesses...

    Khan said Pakistan has immense resources like gold, copper and coal reserves, however termed youth as the most valuable resource being the...

  • Why Pakistanis are among the least innovative in the world

    It's a pity that Pakistan was ranked at 131 out of 141 countries in the 2015 report of the Global Innovation Index — which explores the impact of innovation-oriented policies on economic growth and development...

    Emphasising only on Pakistan's low ranking, the Ministry of Science and Education fell short of mentioning why 61,000 researchers with 10,670 PhDs in Pakistan, which is by no means a minuscule figure, are not significantly...

  • City youth’s innovative prowess lauded

    KARACHI: The auditorium of Habib University on Sunday evening was abuzz with activity as the three-day hackathon ‘I am Karachi Innovation Challenge’, held in collaboration with Pakistan Innovation Foundation, came to an end, providing opportunities to the charged up winning teams, whose projects aced above the rest...

    The three prizes given to the winners were in the form of merchandise and services with Rs300,000 given to the first...

  • Innovative ways of tech start-up financing

    Whatever the case may be, “the reality is that start-ups are coming up and some of them even have strong business potential for banks but bank financing in this area remains imperceptible,” laments a former head of the National Bank...

    In 2016, e-hailing service Careem announced plans to invest $100m in research and development over the next five years: for expanding Careem services in Pakistan and the UAE and for opening new R&D...

  • Time for innovative crop policy

    THE Federal Committee on Agriculture does not appear to be innovative in setting crop targets and encouraging crop diversification...

    Pakistan carried over around 3m tonnes of surplus wheat into the current season earlier this year...

  • Facing tough times with innovative skills

    Set up by Yunus Brothers Group, one of the largest and most diversified business groups in Pakistan, the company again found itself in deep water in 2007/2008 because of heavy exchange rate losses when the country’s economy tanked on domestic political instability, sharp spike in terrorism and global recession...

    61pc a year ago, owing to declining global demand for Pakistan’s textile products and rising competition...

  • Innovative banking products

    “As the central bank keeps pushing us to mobilise more remittances from overseas Pakistanis and as growth rate of remittances has started slowing down, fintech is keeping us on track in our task,” says a senior executive of National Bank of Pakistan...

    Second, Islamic and conventional banks have a number of products to serve their clients better in inland and overseas fund transfers, e-payments, online hedging of commodities and...

  • Youth present innovative ideas to reform education system

    PESHAWAR: Basecamp Peshawar, a co-working and incubation centre, in collaboration with Ilm Ideas2, an NGO, arranged an Education Innovation Challenge (EIC) here to hunt innovative ideas to reform the education system from KG to class 10 under the K10 Project in Khyber PakhtunkhwaTalking to media persons, Basecamp programme manager Neelam Azmat said, “K10 was the first and lone project of its type in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa...

    At the...

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