Asra Rizwan

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Asra Rizwan

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CodeGirls inducts 4th Cohort to empower the next generation of women in tech

CodeGirls, a community-funded that empowers young girls with technology, business and life skills, has inducted its fourth cohort of...

Mar 8 ·>

Who watches YouTube in Pakistan?

Following the arrival of YouTube Pulse in Pakistan, YouTube shared the results of its Profiling Study for Pakistan in...

Feb 11 ·>

Meet Salman Altaf, spearheading the e-commerce solutions company Blue Cascade

Salman Altaf, a techie at heart and a leader in the making, secured his first technical project on Freelancer...

Feb 7 ·>

Takhleeq, startup incubator of UCP, is inviting applications for its second cohort

Takhleeq, the premier startup incubation center at University of Central Punjab (UCP), has launched applications for its second incubation...

Feb 1 ·>

TechJuice Circle Islamabad will connect startups with business leaders

TechJuice Circle, a networking event for startups, is coming to Islamabad on February 2nd at Ramada Hotel. A close-knit...

Jan 28 ·>

Getting to know Syed Ahmad, the force behind Prime Minister’s IT agenda for Pakistan

During his student years, Syed Ahmad was sure that he will kickstart his own technology company. A fresh graduate...

Jan 23 ·>

34 startups from 5 National Incubation Centers have raised over $23 million in investments

This story has been produced in association with Ignite. The investment numbers have been provided by Ignite for all...

Jan 4 ·>

These local and Pakistan-based global startups and companies raised funding in 2018

2018 has ended, and the Pakistani entrepreneurial ecosystem has yet to witness a unicorn. Yet, Pakistan is now gaining...

Jan 1 ·>

Aurat Raaj wins a BAFTA Award for its AI chatbot

Aurat Raaj, a Pakistani startup, has won a BAFTA Award for the animated series of its AI chatbot, Raaji....

Nov 27 ·>

Bitcoin loses 40% of its value, Ripple and Ethereum also suffers

Last weekend, Bitcoin took a deep plunge by 40 percent – its worst value drop since April 2013, bringing...

Nov 26 ·>

KPITB is inviting investors for Pakistan’s first Digital City at Haripur

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa IT Board (KPITB) is inviting investors for Pakistan’s first Digital City, to be based out of Haripur,...

Nov 26 ·>

Will T-Series take over PewDiePie as YouTube’s most-subscribed channel?

It seems like YouTube’s most popular channel, PewDiePie is about to lose its top spot as the most-subscribed channel...

Nov 19 ·>

AutoSahulat raises $100,000 in a pre-seed funding round led by Antler

AutoSahulat an online service for roadside vehicle breakdown has raised pre-seed funding of USD 100,000 from Singapore-based VC firm,...

Nov 19 ·>