American tech giant Google has establish a corporate account with Pakistan’s Securities and Exchange Commission (SECP). In this post we discussed about the Google is Now Officially Registered as a Company in Pakistan
According to sources who spoke exclusively to ProPakistani, Google has received. A certificate of registration from the SECP under Section 435 of the 2017 Companies Act.
Google Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd. has been incorporated under the Companies Act 2017 for opening a liaison office in Pakistan, according to documents make accessible to ProPakistani.
Sources claim that Google would begin operating in Pakistan soon after registering with SECP. Next week, a Google delegation will visit Pakistan to meet with Pakistani officials and discuss the company’s operations.
Sources say that the Ministry of Information Technology and Telecommunication. (MoITT) Was in touch with international companies and tried hard to bring them to Pakistan. Still, the companies were reluctant due to political instability.
The talks between the ministry and Facebook are still ongoing. But there has been progress in this area, with first Google and then Tik Tok agreeing to open offices in Pakistan.
The IT ministry officials are optimistic that Google will open an office in Pakistan within the next few days. Officials from the MoITT claim that Google has started several initiatives in Pakistan in recent years.
Google introduced career certifications in September to provide all Pakistanis with flexible learning options. Google established a suicide hotline in Pakistan in June 2022 to address suicide cases and mental health problems.
The MoITT representative deemed it positive that Google registered as a Pakistan-based company. In the Google Certification Program, Google is investing $3.5 million. And the company’s registration with SECP indicates that it wants to invest more.