A significant effort is being made by the Ministry of Information Technology and Telecommunications to assist talented entrepreneurs. GSMA Innovation Fund for Mobile Internet Adoption and Digital Inclusion has awarded a grant totaling around GBP668,000 to three Pakistani startups (out of 597 proposals submitted from 44 countries). Furthermore, some of the winners of this year include Vceela, Knowledge Platform, and Orenda Pakistan.
Syed Amin Ul Haq, Federal Minister for Information Technology and Telecommunications presented awards at the ceremony. During the ceremony, Syed Aminul Haq acknowledged the efforts of the Global System for Mobile Communication Association (GSMA). Moreover, he said that the Pakistan’s revolutionary contributions to the field of telecommunications have now been recognized by the world.