Category: General

April 30, 2020 General | 210 views

Microsoft FY20 Q3 Resultspermalink

www.microsoft.com

Meanwhile in Redmond, Washington. Satya Nadella has some figures to share with you. He has always been very impressive even prior to rising to the title of CEO, and glad they got rid of Steve Ballmer, whose obsession with mobile was . If you can never be good at something, admit it, move on and […]

April 28, 2020 General | 284 views

Import General Manifest and Outbound Inbound Marketing

I rather find it strange that in US import air and sea manifest isn’t available publicly online1, in Pakistan every single import by air and sea is available online by Pakistan Customs. It’s a very crowded portal all FFs / Customs Brokers and their Tele Reps are busy calling customers right away the shipment lands […]

March 7, 2020 General | 489 views

These startups raised billions and then laid off thousands. Workers are shocked and frustratedpermalink

edition.cnn.com

Just a few months ago, discount hotel chain OYO seemed unstoppable. The India-based startup touted plans for global expansion and saw its valuation double to $10 billion in October. But in mid-January, the company began sweeping layoffs that have seen thousands lose their jobs. Last September, Fair.com, a car-leasing startup that raised nearly $400 million in a funding […]

January 14, 2020 General | 600 views

Success Vs Failure

Neither success nor failure are spontaneous. Both are the result of an enduring process. No one becomes a billionaire overnight, and no one goes bankrupt overnight either. In short, you have to persistently screw up a lot of things to go bankrupt. And likewise, you have to persistently do most things right to succeed.

October 27, 2019 General | 147 views

Getting I.T. Right: What forwarders can learn from DHL’s strugglepermalink

aircargoworld.com

An 800 pound gorilla (DHL) tried to use SAP for digital transformation, and lost $1 Billion in the process. When in IMO they could have achieved all this under $10-$20 Million, only if they had hired 50-100 full stack Rails developers. But neither do they know what is a full stack developer nor Rails. They […]

October 26, 2019 General | 110 views

Bangladesh looks at flying boxes to alleviate congestionpermalink

splash247.com

That’s brilliant, never been to Bangladesh though, but everyone who did, tells the same, too much traffic congestion. It’s the most densely populated country in the world1. However I cant’ appreciate enough how their Govt is involved in developing the export sector and its infrastructure. In particular their garment export industry that was kicked off, […]

October 8, 2019 General | 105 views

The Life of A Freight Forwarder

We are capable of calculating quotations for three major projects, making booking for 5 different shipments and answering 12 totally unnecessary calls per hour, all simultaneously. We do not require sleep and are at your service 25 hours a day, 8 days a week. Our home numbers are your numbers. We are responsible for production […]

September 9, 2019 General | 104 views

Pakistan's Garment Industry Could Become More Competitive Than Bangladesh Due To Massive Currency Devaluationpermalink

www.reuters.com

The government of the world’s second biggest garment exporter behind China said this week it would consider demands for an increase in the minimum wage, after clashes between police and protesters killed one worker and wounded dozens. the first such increase since 2013. But union leaders say that increase will benefit only a small percentage […]

September 7, 2019 General | 125 views

Pakistan's Exports To US Increased by 6.11% YoY and 24.1% Overall in May 2019permalink

nation.com.pk

, according to State Bank of Pakistan (SBP). This was followed by United Kingdom, wherein Pakistan exported goods worth $1171.950 million against the exports of $1161.099 million last year, showing growth of 0.93 percent. China was the at third where Pakistan exported products worth $1150.523 million during the current fiscal year against the exports of […]