IT exports remittances surge 23.71 percent

Ministry of IT and Telecommunication is committed for increasing the IT exports and taking special steps in this regard.
According to performance report of Pakistan Software Export Board (PSEB), the attached department of the Ministry of IT & Telecom, Pakistan’s IT Industry export remittances, including computer services and call centers services, have surged by a staggering 23.71% to US $1.230 billion in the FY 2019-20 in comparison to US $994.848 million during the same period last year (2018-19).
Federal Minister for IT and Telecommunication Syed Amin Ul Haque has directed Pakistan Software Export Board (PSEB) to take every possible steps for achieving target of IT exports remittances.
He said under Prime  Minister's vision of digital Pakistan it is vital to take forward all the matters related to information technology and connect the youth especially students to digital world.
He said that Ministry of IT is playing important role regarding coping the Covid-19 pandemic through information technology, adding that Coronavirus cases are now declining in the country.