|  Volume 56  

"Success isn't a result of spontaneous combustion. You must set yourself on fire."
~Arnold H. Glasow~

at a glance
March - April  2012 Issue


National News


Mr. Ahmed Shuja Kidwai (COO of Al Baraka Bank) with Mr. Ayub Butt (CEO of ZRG), Mr. Shafqaat Ahmed, Chief Executive Officer of Al Baraka Bank can also be seen in the picture





Prime Minister of Pakistan, Mr. Yousuf Raza Gillani appoints Raja Pervaiz Ashraf as Minister for Information Technology

Al Baraka Bank, a Saudi Bank with presence in Pakistan, deploys ZRG Contact Centre Solution for its Customer Contact Operations

Pakistan’s IT Sector adds yet more achievement for 2011 as WebBiz Media secures an entry in the Pakistan Fast Growth 100

Hospital Supply Corporation, a leading company engaged in marketing and distribution of Hi-Tech Electro Medical Equipments, Pharmaceutical products and surgical disposables, reaps major benefits from the deployment of Efrotech ERP Solution, EfroERP
TenPearls, a mobile, software and game development company has announced the launch of Carumba! a car racing game in 3D. The game is available as a free download on Apple’s App Store for both the iPhone and iPad mobile devices
Global B2B e-commerce transactions crosses $12.4tn mark
A2Z Creatorz Company named to the Pakistan fast growth 100
HBL Selection of Unison 2.0 – Enterprise CRM Solution


PSEB Activities



MITEF meeting was held in Islamabad, President MITEF along-with Officials from Ministry of IT, PSEB and IT Industry were present at the occasion.

o view more, please click here PSEB - MITEF Meeting


PSEB actively promotes Pakistan’s IT industry and facilitates new business development for Pakistani IT companies. For this purpose, participation of IT companies is arranged in relevant local/international trade fairs/exhibitions in order to provide a viable platform to Pakistani IT companies to solicit potential clients and to explore collaboration and cooperation possibilities.

Upcoming events are mentioned below:

IT Events

For more Information about PSEB upcoming events, please email us at mkt@pseb.org.pk


Twenty-nine new IT companies were registered with PSEB during this reporting period with seventeen new call centers. Forty-three IT companies and one hundred and three call centers have renewed their registration; four NOCs and three visa letters have been issued.

We encourage and appreciate your suggestions/proposals and nominations of Guest Speakers/Experts for the knowledge sharing sessions/ workshops and networking events, which can be shared with Sajid Iqbal, Manager Domestic Business at: siqbal@pseb.org.pk



Outsourcing/Offshoring News

Offshore Outsourcing Can Boost Agility
12 IT Outsourcing Predictions for 2012
IT Outsourcing Year in Review, Rating Our 2011 Predictions


International News

IT News
Google Expands Android App Size from 50MB to 4GB
The Bright Future of LibreOffice
Internet Voting Systems are Too Insecure
Google Remains King in Searches, Hearts and Minds
6 Security Trends to Watch For
Android Tablets Will Overtake iPad by 2015, IDC Says
Microsoft Develops a Faster Touch screen With Only One Millisecond of Lag

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