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Facts About Pakistan

    A brief summary of IT and economy related facts about lovely Pakistan! Please feel free to ask for more information if needed.

    ABOUT TECHNOLOGY

  • Mobile 3G/4G Internet crosses 76 million Users. Internet users increase by 11 million YoY 2019-2020 (+17%). Social Media penetration stands at 37 million (17%) -- an increase of 2.4 million YoY 2019-2020 (+7.0%).
  • Sources: Pakistan Telecommunication Authority  Data Reportal - Hootsuite  Internet World Stats 

  • Pakistan e-commerce set to surpass $1 bn in 2020
  • Source: The Express Tribune 

  • Pakistan’s ecommerce industry at $60 million, set to surpass $1 billion by 2020
  • Source: LUMS Business Review

  • Courier services in dire need of an overhaul
  • Source: An article by Startup.pk

  • eBay CEO: Pakistan among fastest growing e-commerce markets
  • Source: DAWN News 

  • Alibaba founder expresses interest in Pakistan's e-commerce sector
  • Source: DAWN News 

    ABOUT ECONOMY IN GENERAL

  • Pakistan's Economy is a Pleasant Surprise
  • Source: Bloomberg 

  • Pakistan’s Middle Class Soars as Stability Returns
  • Source: The Wall Street Journal 

  • Pakistan leaves India behind in WEF’s development index
  • Source: DAWN News 

  • Pakistan beats India hands down in stock returns in the last 16 years
  • Source: India Times - The Economic Times 

    Here to Stay! Pakistan Zindabad