Nitasha Syed to launch digital talk show

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islamabad-A new digital talk show, Shaam Ki Chai hosted by Pakistani-Canadian powerhouse Nitasha Syed, a Software Engineer and Entrepreneur based in Silicon Valley, is set to premiere on YouTube on 16th January 2021.  Shaam Ki Chai endeavors to break through the traditional media framework, irradiating stories of Pakistani Expats that are making waves all over … Read more

PM Imran Khan happy expats’ response to Roshan Digital Accounts ‘accelerating’

PM Imran Khan happy expats' response to Roshan Digital Accounts 'accelerating'

Prime Minister Imran Khan appreciated on Thursday the overseas Pakistanis for their overwhelming response to the Roshan Digital Accounts initiative by the government. He announced that the deposit amount in the Roshan Digital accounts had crossed $200 million. He said the Pakistani expats are “great assets”The pace is accelerating: first $100 mn came in 76 … Read more

In bid to bolster forex reserves, SBP introduces ‘Roshan Digital Accounts’ for overseas Pakistanis

In bid to bolster forex reserves, SBP introduces 'Roshan Digital Accounts' for overseas Pakistanis

Dr Baqir explained that while Pakistan’s diaspora constituted a large number of individuals, told the publication that most of them were “outside the financial system”. AFP/Asif Hassan/Files KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) Governor Dr Reza Baqir on Tuesday announced that overseas Pakistanis will now be able to operate digital accounts in their homeland, in … Read more

Lock&Stock, mobile app focusing on ending ‘digital addiction’, begins operations in Pakistan

Lock&Stock, mobile app focusing on ending 'digital addiction', begins operations in Pakistan

 The app tends to reward students for the amount of time they lock their phones. — Lock&Stock Mobile application Lock&Stock — that aims to end “digital addiction” among students — has kickstarted its operations in Pakistan, according to a press release by the company. “Digital addiction among students is on the rise with especially 16-18-year-olds spending … Read more

Beijing blasts Washington ‘digital gunboat diplomacy’ over TikTok

Beijing blasts Washington 'digital gunboat diplomacy' over TikTok

Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian. — AFP/Files BEIJING: China on Monday slammed Washington for using “digital gunboat diplomacy” after US President Donald Trump ordered TikTok’s Chinese owner ByteDance to sell its interest in the Musical.ly app it bought and merged with TikTok. As tensions soar between the world’s two biggest economies, Trump has claimed … Read more

Google to invest $4.5 billion in digital unit of India’s Reliance

Google to invest $4.5 billion in digital unit of India's Reliance

Google is among the global tech giants vying for a share of India’s massive market. — AFP/Files MUMBAI: Google will buy a $4.5 billion stake in Reliance’s digital unit and jointly develop an entry-level smartphone with the Indian conglomerate, the two companies said Wednesday as global tech giants race to grab a share of the … Read more