Pakistani ICT firms win awards
Pakistan won two gold and five silver awards at the 11th annual Asia Pacific ICT Awards (APICTA) in Pattaya, Thailand.
ICT firms from Pakistan secured two gold awards in the e-health and e-logistics and SCM categories, and five silver awards in the Communication, Financial, Security, e-inclusion, e-community and e-government categories.
The Center for Advanced Research in Engineering (CARE) once again swept the awards with gold in e-health and silver in the Communication, Security and e-government categories.
Lumensoft Technologies went for gold in the e-logistics category, with the Infotech Group taking silver in the Financial Apps category and EngroOrix taking silver in the e-inclusion and e-community category.
For the second consecutive year, Pakistan’s ICT firms have displayed outstanding performance with their innovative and creative products and apps.
The APICTA 2011 awards were announced by the Association of Thai ICT Industry and supported by the Software Industry Promotion Agency (SIPA) to increase ICT awareness in the international community and to assist in bridging the digital divide.
The APICTA network has 16 member economies and provides the region’s ICT entrepreneurs with valuable networking and product benchmarking opportunities, fosters ICT innovation and creativity, promotes economic and trade relations and facilitates technology transfer