Pakistan E-Commerce Survey: We are trying to document the anatomy of Pakistan’s E-Commerce ecosystem. If you are a resident Pakistani and/or Pakistan affiliated in any manner, Please take 3 minutes out and fill this and share.
The results of the survey would be open for all, including the raw data (minus Names/Emails). Every person who fills this out – counts! Your valuable time and input is highly appreciated.
Thanking you in advance.
Pakistan Ecommerce Survey – Formstack
I have decided to update the answer I had written below. A lot of people have asked me why PayPal isn’t operating in Pakistan especially after I wrote an Open Letter to David Marcus (President of PayPal), See: Open Letter to David Marcus, President of Paypal by Faisal Khan on Posts Continue reading
January 16th 2013.
David A. Marcus
2211 North First Street
Subject: PayPal for Pakistan
Dear Mr Marcus:
For a little over 10 years now, I have been writing to the President/CEO of PayPal every January asking Why isn’t PayPal available in Pakistan? For 11 years straight, I have never received an official reply. Not once. Continue reading
One of the most recognized platforms in the world for blogging is WordPress, however, if you were to opt for an upgrade (as I tried), from Pakistan, it is not possible.
While trying to pay for the upgrade, I received an error message that said: This transaction cannot be processed. Please use a valid country on the billing address.
Since WordPress uses PayPal for its payment processing, unfortunately, Pakistan is not on the list of countries support by PayPal for payment processing. There are quite a few countries that are blocked because of this reason.
Here is a forum update that I found on the above mentioned subject.