Year: 2015

Insignificance…

“The Earth is a very small stage in a vast cosmic arena. Think of the endless cruelties visited by the inhabitants of one corner of this pixel on the scarcely distinguishable inhabitants of some other corner, how frequent their misunderstandings, how eager they are to kill one another, how fervent their hatreds. Think of the …

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Pakistan Fintech Start-up Challenge: A case for building Pakistan’s equivalent of PayPal.

  A CONFESSION Let me start with a painful admission: I was wrong. My obtuse stance on developing a Pakistani equivalent of PayPal is now coming back to haunt me. For years I have been advocating that PayPal should come to Pakistan.  For 11 straight years I wrote my annual letter, aptly titled: An Open …

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Gates Annual Letter: Mobile Banking.

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation published the Gates Annual Letter 2015. It is definitely worth a read.  One particular graphic from the Mobile Money section is shown below. Couldn’t help but think how this space is going to mushroom even more. 

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