Yearly Archives: 2020

The Pakistani scientist received a “Friendship Award” from China for his work on socio-economic growth.

Pakistani scientist Prof. Dr. M Iqbal Choudhary received a friendship award from China for his outstanding contribution to the economic and social development of Guangxi, an autonomous region in southern China bordering Vietnam.

The latest PTA survey shows that SMS services in Pakistan are below standard and data services are satisfactory

The Telecommunications Authority of Pakistan (PTA) has published the results of an independent survey on cellular service quality (Q4) for the fourth quarter (Q4) on its PTA website.

The world’s largest furniture retailer is about to enter the Pakistani market

It was reported that the world famous furniture company IKEA will enter the Pakistani market in the next few months. IKEA is a multinational conglomerate known for its unique designs and ready-to-assemble furniture. This is likely to bring a wide range of low-cost products to the commercially isolated Pakistani market.

Video sharing app TikTok is developing its own electronic payment service

ByteDance's social media giant, TikTok, filed a new brand called TikTok Payments, which indicates that the company is working on an electronic payment service. The international classification of this brand comprises 36 different categories for financial real estate management and is currently awaiting approval.

Pakistan will acquire 50 Wing Loong II armed from China

Pakistan will acquire 50 Wing Loong II armed unmanned aerial drones from China, further strengthening its defensive capabilities.

Chinese company looking to invest in Pakistan’s IT sector: Asim Saleem Bajwa

Lieutenant General Asim Salim Bajwa, Chairman of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), visited the Federal Minister for Information and Telecommunications Syed Amin Ul Hake, Wednesday.

The Federal Board of Revenue(FBR) has extended tax returns for taxpayers until March 31, 2021.

The deadline for submitting tax accounts according to certain taxpayer categories is December 31, 2020. FBR has extended the deadline by issuing an 8 circular income tax here, Wednesday.

PIA announced that the flight schedules of several flights were disrupted due to heavy fog

KARACHI: Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) announced on Sunday that the flight schedules of several flights were disrupted due to heavy fog in several cities across the country.