The Government of Pakistan (GOP) strives to improve its citizens’ quality of life and economic well-being by ensuring availability of accessible, affordable, reliable, universal and high quality ICT services. GOP strongly believes in mass adoption of emerging digital technologies and innovative applications to enable cross-sector socio-economic development and transformation of economic activities, governance models, social interaction, and achievement of sustainable development goals.Continue Reading
STRENGTH OF PAKISTAN
Pakistan, has about 60% of its 100 million population in the 15 to 29 age group, represents an enormous human and knowledge capital.
2000+ IT Companies
Pakistan has more than 2000 IT companies & call centers and the number is growing every year.
300,000+ IT Experts
Pakistan has more than 300,000 English-speaking IT professionals with expertise in current and emerging IT products and technologies. More than 20,000 IT graduates and engineers are being produced each year.
100% Equity Ownership
Incentives to strengthen growth include 100% equity ownership, 100% return of capital/dividends, tax exemption on IT & ITeS export revenues, tax exemptions to startups and subsidized state of the art Software Technology Parks.
Full Government Support
The Government of Pakistan (GOP) continues to facilitate the IT industry through numerous sustainable development and accelerated digitization projects, research and innovation, software technology parks, subsidized bandwidth, international marketing, international certifications, internships and trainings.