On the second day of the 21st Session of the Joint Economic Commission (JEC) between the two countries, Pakistan signed three Memoranda of Understanding (MoUs) with Iran in the fields of maritime, museum, and information broadcasting.
Adnan Haque, co-founder of a contactless payments solution used in 200 restaurants in the UAE, believes that startups that add value to a consumer’s life will last in Pakistan, and he advocates against aggressive customer acquisition. His remarks come at a difficult time for Pakistan’s startup community.
Dubai-based The money pouring into Pakistan’s startup sector via venture capitalists (VC) should have happened a decade earlier, according to Zohare Haider, founder of three startups including a digital agency and a restaurant information aggregator. He also predicts that the ecosystem will eventually find its footing.