Cash is king in Pakistan, which hampers retailers, consumers, and even startups.
Convo's Shehryar Hydri speaks on what Pakistan needs to build a thriving ecosystem at Tech in Asia's first meetup in the country.
Cricly, a new Android app, lets you look up live cricket scores on your phone’s lockscreen. This solves the hassle of locating an app each time you need a score update.
The founder was deeply impacted by the story of a young girl who had disguised herself as a boy for 12 years in order to be allowed to attend school.
Kalsoom Lakhani, founder and CEO of Pakistan’s Invest2Innovate startup accelerator, believes that people tend to get more entrepreneurial when life gets tough.
Om nom nom! Foodpanda just snapped up six rival sites across seven countries in a huge acquisitions spree.
With a population of almost 200 million and 30 million internet users, Pakistan’s tech startup scene has much playing ground. For the first time ever, we are bringing the world’s sixth-most populous c...
Tripda is aimed at people who want to fill an empty seat in the car for a long trip. But this isn’t exactly hitchhiking – money must change hands.
Plan X is arguably the largest startup accelerator in Pakistan. It was born out of Plan 9, which is the top startup incubator in the country.
He terms 3Restart as a “learning positioning system” that puts learning priorities on track, while keeping the content engaging and fun yet as natural as possible.
For Asia, Lamudi records the biggest number of property listings in Indonesia and Pakistan.
The World Bank estimates that the unmet funding needs of small and medium-sized enterprises in these frontier markets comes to US$1.1 trillion.
UC Browser now holds 11.1 percent of mobile browser pageview market share worldwide, overtaking Opera for 4th place.
Myanmar now has an ecommerce marketplace. A Rocket Internet executive explains why the German startup dynamo wants to be "the Amazon of frontier markets."
This Pakistani startup has just lured in a former Rocket Internet executive as it plots a roadmap to expansion.
A group of young students from Lahore, Pakistan, decided they want to make access to public transport easier within their city and developed an app named Travely.
People laughed when he started an e-ticketing startup in Pakistan. Now it’s the go-to place for movie, bus, and event tickets
Little did Faizan Aslam know when he decided to take his young bride to a movie that the experience would lead him to his startup, BookMe - an online ticket booking portal for movies, events, and bus ...