According to Information Technology and Telecommunications Minister Saeed Aminul Haq, the government encourages Mobile firms To produce and assemble mobile phones in the country to reduce cell phone prices.
“We want our people to be able to buy a good quality mobile phone for Rs. 1,000,000 to Rs. 1,000,000 instead of spending Rs. 1,000,000 to Rs. 1,000,000,” he said. He was speaking at the inauguration of Information Technology Park at Hyderabad Institute of Arts, Science. , And technology.
He argues that if previous governments had made it sooner, mobile phone rates would have been lower, and more job opportunities create in the country. We should promote local mobile manufacturing by mobile firms.
According to the Minister, 16 software technology parks with an area of 1,169,500 square feet are currently providing state-of-the-art services to technology companies across the country. Pakistan’s IT industry boosted exports but noted that it was still mainly concentrated in Karachi, Islamabad, and Lahore.
According to Haq, the world is evolving rapidly, and new smartphone apps are being launched every day.
“We must focus on development and take steps to move forward in the world,” he said. He said that the Ministry of IT was keeping a close watch on the emerging developments and innovations.