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Facebook to combat online child exploitation in Pakistan

Facebook and Zindagi Trust launched a campaign in Pakistan to educate the public about the harm caused by sharing child abuse material online, and the importance of reporting it through proper channels. This campaign follows research conducted by Facebook, the...

Facebook and partners connect with industry on urban connectivity solutions

Broadband and connectivity are becoming engines of economic growth in Pakistan as already proven in other parts of the world. The theme emerged from the online seminar on Urban Connectivity Solutions for an Inclusive Digital Economy organized by Facebook, Internet...

Facebook plans 1000 new jobs

In view of the increase in hate and false messages, the online service Facebook has announced that it will create 1,000 new jobs in order to increase the digital security of the portal. The jobs are to be created...

EU regulator asks Google and Facebook to respond on data collection questionnaire by January 7

EU competition watchdog has started probe on the benefits by the large amounts of data that the US Internet companies Google and Facebook collects. To what extent do the two companies collect their data? Does this restrict the competition?...

Facebook, Instagram rebounds after disruption

Facebook and Instagram's social media services have rebounded after yesterday's disruption, preventing users from browsing their accounts. “Earlier today, people were having trouble browsing their Facebook accounts. The issue has been successfully resolved and the social media service is 100...

Facebook assigned 40 teams to monitor Taiwan elections

Facebook has vowed to increase its monitoring of any attempt to use its platform to intervene in the Taiwan election when the island authorities say they are facing increasing intervention from China. Taiwan will elect a new president and Parliament...

Olaf Schulz: Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency should be banned

German Finance Minister Olaf Schulz on Friday renewed his criticism of Facebook's plans to launch its cryptocurrencies, Libra, and said a new world currency should be banned. Speaking to reporters during the fall meetings of the International Monetary Fund and...

G7 warns Facebook against launching Libra before proving safe

A report issued by the Group of Seven (G7) industrialized nations warned that Facebook's Libra should not be launched until the company proves safe and secure. The world's largest economies have warned that cryptocurrencies such as Libra are a...

Shocking survey: Only quarter of Americans know exactly Facebook owns WhatsApp and Instagram

A recent survey by the Pew Research Center revealed that only quarter of Americans know exactly that Facebook owns WhatsApp and Instagram, survey also found weakness in some aspects of technology-related culture in a large segment of the Americans. The...

EU interrogates Facebook about Libra

Several official bodies have asked Facebook to clarify how its currency, Libra, and how it will be used to prevent it from being used for illegal or terrorist acts, as was the case with the European Commission and the...
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BMG body elects Muhammad Idrees as President KCCI

The Managing Committee of Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KCCI), in its meeting held on Thursday, unanimously elected...
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