Startups

“Thand Machao” team won first prize in Wall’s Zero Degree Challenge

Thand Machao won the first prize of PKR 100,000 after 48 hours of market research and prototyping at the...

Mar 13 ·>

Ministry of IT allocates PKR 124 million for tech startups

IT Ministry is funding tech startups to build apps for disabled persons. Ministry of IT and Telecom (MoIT) has...

Mar 7 ·>

How can Pakistani Startups make the most of limited resources?

The startup ecosystem in Pakistan is expanding and the journey might be close enough to make a significant impact,...

Feb 7 ·>

Global investors show interest in funding Pakistani startups, report

The future of Pakistan’s entrepreneurial ecosystem looks very bright with local and international investors stating that Pakistan is “an...

Jan 29 ·>

Facebook acquires government ID verification startup Confirm.io

Facebook has acquired Confirm.io, a startup that is popular for its services for government ID authentication. The startup has...

Jan 24 ·>
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Nest I/O has incubated over 100 startups which have created 370 new jobs in 3 years

The Nest I/O, a tech incubator backed by P@SHA has recently hosted an event for its network of alumni...

Jan 22 ·>

Teams make catapults and simulate the Hunger Games at LUMS Psifi Day 2

LUMS Psifi’s second day ended on Sunday, yesterday. The first day of Psifi consisted of the opening ceremony and...

Jan 15 ·>

Y Combinator is launching a biotech track

Y Combinator aka YC, an American seed accelerator that backed many big firms including Airbnb and Redditt is now...

Jan 12 ·>

Uber faces yet another lawsuit from US riders alleging sexual assault

Once again the globally renowned ride-hailing service, Uber is facing a lawsuit by two women, asking the court to...

Nov 15 ·>
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Alibaba’s Jack Ma to play a role in a new Kung Fu movie

Chinese billionaire and CEO of e-commerce giant Alibaba Group, Jack Ma is starring in a kung fu movie alongside...

Nov 1 ·>
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Sexual harassment at Uber will be the inspiration for an upcoming film

The year 2017 brought a devastating situation for Uber, firstly it was facing federal inquiries and lawsuits from its...

Oct 24 ·>
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Travly shuts down

Another one bites the dust. Venture-funded rickshaw-hailing service Travly has shut down. Its cofounders have taken full time jobs,...

Sep 27 ·>
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Top 5 books all budding entrepreneurs must read

Being an entrepreneur is a constant learning process. If you happen to be a young person who thinks they’ve...

Sep 23 ·>
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