Latest on TVI

Business

Digital Banks to be soon launched by State Bank of Pakistan

Digital Banks to be soon launched by State Bank of Pakistan

Branchless banking will gain recognition in Pakistan with the opening of all-digital banks State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) is currently working on the mechanism to launch digital banking services in Pakistan. According to the Executive Director of SBP, Syed Irfan Ali, the new category of banking services will provide more people with access to banking services. “Move will help achieving the ... Read More »

Alibaba officials visit Pakistan to explore entry into local e-commerce industry

Alibaba officials visit Pakistan to explore entry into local e-commerce industry

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba expresses interest in investing in Pakistan A delegation of the global technology giant, Ali Baba, is currently visiting Pakistan to discuss plans for investment in Pakistan’s e-commerce sector. Alibaba is a Chinese e-commerce company that provides consumer-to-consumer, business-to-consumer and business-to-business sales services via web portals. It also provides electronic payment services, a shopping search engine and ... Read More »

Pakistan-Shanghai Cooperation Organization Business Council launched

Pakistan-Shanghai Cooperation Organization Business Council launched

SCO is an emerging regional alliance of countries to safeguard security and promote for peace, prosperity, and development Pakistan-Shanghai Cooperation Organization Business Council was launched in an impressive ceremony in Islamabad. The launching ceremony was attended by ambassadors of China, Russia, Tajikistan, Kyrgyz Republic, Uzbekistan, Tunisia, Nepal, Yemen and Portugal ambassadors for Pakistan. Representative Ambassadors of Permanent Member Countries of ... Read More »

French delegation visits Pakistan to explore business opportunities

French delegation visits Pakistan to explore business opportunities

French companies keen to invest in Pakistan. France eyes business opportunities offered under CPEC A 21-member delegation of French Business Confederation (MEDEF) is currently on a three-day (April 4-6, 2017) visit to explore business, trade and investment opportunities in Pakistan. Mr. Thierry Pflimin, Chairman of France-Pakistan Business Council of MEDEF is heading the delegation. “We have identified the fields of ... Read More »

CPEC Center of Excellence inaugurated in Islamabad

CPEC Center of Excellence

Minister for Planning, Development and Reforms, Ahsan Iqbal inaugurated CPEC Center of Excellence in Islamabad First official think tank to research on different aspects of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) has been launched in Islamabad. Minister for Planning, Development and Reforms, Ahsan Iqbal inaugurated CPEC Center of Excellence in Islamabad. Addressing the inaugural ceremony, Ahsan Iqbal said the center will serve as guiding ... Read More »

Yayvo Pakistan Day Sale brings big discount on Tech Products

Avail big discounts on Tech Products on Yayvo Pakistan Day Sale

Enjoy the spirit of Pakistan Day by shopping technology gadgets Thinking of buying a new smartphone, laptop or a VR gear? This is probably the best time to do so. To celebrate Pakistan Day, Yayvo.com will launch its Special Tech Sale, offering up to 70% discount on tech products. The sale will last from 23 March to 26 March, 2017. ... Read More »

Uber president Jeff Jones quits company amid turmoil

Uber finally launches in Pakistan

Uber president Jeff Jones quits, citing differences over ‘beliefs and approach to leadership’ Uber’s president Jeff Jones has joined the #deleteuber movement because he’s come to realise the company’s values aren’t compatible with his own. Jeff Jones left the taxi-hailing firm after just six months in the job as per his saying working at Uber was ‘inconsistent’ with his values. ... Read More »

Pakistan Private Investment Initiative invests Rs15.6b in Pakistan’s SME sector

USAID Mission Director Mr. John Groarke, Representative of Pakistan Catalyst Fund Mr. Asad Shafqat and Representative of Abraaj Pakistan Fund Mr. Nayyer Hussein and Mr. Ali Saigol of the Baltoro Growth Fund at the USAID’s Pakistan Private Investment Initiative at a year of progress event.

USAID’s Pakistan Private Investment Initiative is helping local investment firms to support the SME sector to grow and thrive ISLAMABAD – The U.S. government is investing Rs 15.6 billion in Pakistan’s dynamic small and medium-sized business in partnership with three investment funds under the Pakistan Private Investment Initiative (PPII) programme. Pakistan Private Investment Initiative (PPII), a program of the U.S. ... Read More »

Mobilink and Warid become Jazz after merger

Mobilink and Warid become Jazz after merger

Jazz will now represent the merged operations of both Mobilink and Warid Mobilink and Warid have finally merged into one brand called Jazz, Mobilink has officially confirmed. Mobilink said that it has given up its brand name and will now be called as Jazz after its merger with Warid in late 2015. Jazz — which will now represent the merged ... Read More »

Coca-Cola to invest $200m on 2 new plants in Pakistan

Coca-Cola to invest $200m on 2 new plants in Pakistan

Coca-Cola officials want to set up new factories at Faisalabad and Islamabad. Coca-Cola Company has announced a $200 million  investment in Pakistan as the world’s biggest soft drinks maker company seeks to expand its production and distribution capacity in the country. “Coca-Cola is presently contemplating a further $200 million of green field investment, and expand Coca-Cola’s production and distribution capacity ... Read More »

Copyright © 2016 TVI