- 02 Jan, 2020
- Digital Economy
During the first phase of Digital Jobs KPITB has established BPO ready spaces to place 350 BPO workers. The BPO industry in the country will also benefit from this initiative, as incentives will be offered to existing and prospective BPO operators to set up their businesses in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. The establishment of BPO ready spaces has the following objectives:
- Attracting investment and growth in the BPO sector
- Promoting job opportunities through outsourced work.
Investments in the BPO sector are expected to create jobs for local youth, many of who are either unemployed or underemployed and lack opportunities.
During the first phase of Digital Jobs KPITB has established BPO ready spaces to place 350 BPO workers.
- 27 Jul, 2017
- Digital Access, Digital Governance, Digital Skills, Digital Economy
Durshal is a flagship project of KPITB that aims to provide Technology-Based entrepreneurship in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Durshal Expedite many startups to revolutionize into flourished business. Durshal Project envisions the digital transformation of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa by establishing a network of startup incubators and community spaces to facilitate the youth of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa with tech opportunities to empower them with training, enable them to get creative with innovative ideas and launch new businesses.
Durshal (meaning “gateway” in Pashto) is a technology incubator that aims to produce successful businesses by promoting a digital economy across the province. Durshal caters the freelances and startups with co-working spaces and also arranges training programs. Inculcating the training and creating opportunities for the startups ultimately leads to the creation of jobs and strengthens local economies.
Durshal aims to provide business support resources and services in the form of the Durshal incubation centers. Durshal services include business assistance that comes in the form of management guidance, technical assistance, and consulting tailored for young entrepreneurs to the provision of facilities and facility-based services such as space, shared business services, equipment, technology support services, and assistance in obtaining the financing necessary for growth.