The nation is slowly and step by step making its manner in the direction of digitisation and in his newest efforts to strengthen the nation’s digital panorama, Prime Minister Imran Khan not too long ago launched the ‘Digital Pakistan’ initiative aimed toward introducing fashionable expertise for public welfare.
To additional this initiative, Prime Minister met with Mr Christian Klein, CEO of System, Purposes, and Product (SAP), one of many largest software program corporations at Davos, on the sidelines of WEF Annual Assembly 2020.
Mr Klein mentioned the lengthy and robust affiliation the corporate has with Pakistan for greater than 20 years with an important challenge being the digital system of administering salaries and pensions of the Authorities of Pakistan.
Dr Abdul Hafeez Sheikh, Advisor on Finance, Abdul Razaq Dawood, Advisor on Commerce, SAPM Syed Zulfiqar Abbas Bokhari, SAPM Dr Moeed Yusuf, Ali Jehangir Siddiqui, Ambassador at Giant on Overseas Funding have been additionally current on the assembly.
The prime minister pressured upon the significance of digital purposes for governance and the position it might probably play in responding to citizen’s complaints in a extra environment friendly method.
Moreover, PM Imran additionally prolonged a proposal to Mr Klein to arrange software program labs in Pakistan and use them for software program engineering work for SAP.
PM additionally met with Susan Wojcicki, CEO of YouTube at Davos, on the sidelines of the WEF Annual Assembly 2020.
Discussions have been held on utilising digital platforms for picture constructing of Pakistan, promotion of tourism and attracting investments.