Code for Pakistan, KP IT Board and  World Bank  Announce the Winners of the GovTech Hackathon  ISLAMABAD ( Web News ) After a week-long marathon of developing tech solutions to complex challenges, working with speakers and mentors to refine ideas and pitches, and the presentation of solutions to a panelRead More →

ISLAMABAD ( Web News ) Prime Minister Imran Khan, under present government’s ‘Decade of Dams 2018-28’ vision performed the groundbreaking of US $ 807 million Tarbela 5th Extention Hydropower Project (T-5). The World Bank and the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) are providing US $ 390 million and US $Read More →

ISLAMABAD ( Web News ) Ehsas program is a unique and large-scale poverty alleviation and social protection program that is being acclaimed internationally. It is hoped that Kamyab Pakistan program will also be a program of the same quantum. Regional Vice President World Bank, South Asia  Regional Vice President World Bank,Read More →

Travel Responsibly for Experiencing Ecotourism in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’ (TREK) – is a collaboration between KP govt, World Bank & Nestlé to promote responsible tourism for a waste-free future ISLAMABAD Nestlé Pakistan, in collaboration with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government’s tourism department launched the TREK communication campaign in Nathiagali to promote responsible tourismRead More →

The third wave of Corona in Pakistan threatens millions of people, the World Bank 15 million dollars allocated for vaccination campaign in Pakistan, declaration global bank Washington (Web News) World Bank has said that the third wave of Covid in Pakistan is threatened to millions of people and employment ofRead More →

BY: Syed Fawad Ali Shah The Sales Tax department was established under the Federal Board of Revenue in early nineties after the successful implementation of the Value Added Tax in the United Kingdom. Its executive posts were filled through posting of officers from the customs and excise group while theRead More →

ISLAMABAD (PRESS RELEASE) Jazz has embarked on a journey to further digitalize Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) in partnership with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Information Technology Board (KPITB) and World Bank. This will see the mobile operator invest resources in the province’s ‘Durshal’ program and empowerment of youth through employable digital skills under theRead More →

PESHAWAR (PRESS RELEASE) The 2018 Digital Youth Summit (DYS), being held in collaboration with Jazz, World Bank and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Information Technology Board (KPITB), brings together the next generation of digital innovators in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP).  The summit aims to attract three key audiences; Tech industry leaders from Pakistan andRead More →

KARACHI (PRESS RELEASE) IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, launched an Supply Chain Finance advisory services engagement with Pakistan’s fifth largest private bank, Bank Alfalah Limited, to help boost access to finance for Small and Medium Enterprises (SME), spurring economic growth. This partnership will help Bank Alfalah buildRead More →

KARACHI (PRESS RELEASE) Roshan Rahain an ambitious young, non-profit organization is committed to educating children using alternate forms of art and has launched first-of-a-kind financial literacy program in Pakistan with support from Jubilee Life Insurance. The Program will teach children about the importance of savings, techniques of managing day-to-day transactions,Read More →

ISLAMABAD ( PRESS RELEASE ) Ms. Anusha Rahman, Minister of State for Information Technology and Telecommunication is attending the GSMA Mobile World Congress 2017. The Minister for Information Technology & Telecommunication has been invited by the GSMA to participate in the Annual GSMA Ministerial Program 2017 and to express viewsRead More →

ISLAMABAD ( BMZ REPORT ) The South Asia Regional Public Procurement Network (SAPPN) has declared the Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund winner of the South Asia Procurement Innovation Awards 2016-17 for its community driven inclusive procurement processes. The award has been launched by South Asia Regional Public Procurement Network (SAPPN) withRead More →