Pakistani software company wins ‘Apicta 2005’ award
KARACHI, February 22 2006: The Media Innovations (Private) Limited, a local digital TV application developer, has won the first prize in ‘Media and Entertainment Category’ of Asia Pacific Information and Communications Technology Award (Apicta) 2005′ in Chiang Mai, Thailand, Jehan Ara, President of Pakistan Software Houses Association (P@SHA), told Business Recorder on phone from Chiang Mai, Thailand, late on Monday February 20 night.
The Apicta is an international awards program aimed at increasing information and communications technology (ICT) awareness and assisting in bridging the digital divide within different communities around the Asia-Pacific region.
She said that the award is designed to stimulate ICT innovation and creativity, promoting economic and trade relations, facilitating technology transfer, offering business matching opportunities and fostering development and growth of the ICT industry among 16 member economies.
Source: Business Recorder