Google has registered as a company with the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP).
Federal Minister for Information Technology Aminul Haq has said that after the registration of Google in SECP, other social media platforms will also open offices in Pakistan.
He said that Tik Tok will soon establish its office in Pakistan, the Ministry of IT will provide full support to the companies.
The federal minister further said that due to lack of continuity of policies and instability, companies are hesitant.
Under social media rules, the government has made social media companies mandatory to register, in this context, Google has registered as a company in Pakistan.
If Google’s server is built in Pakistan, the data will be safe, currently the data of all companies, including social media, is being stored outside the country.