Pakistan Institute of Development Economics

P & R Vol.2 Issue 8
Interview With Irfan Wahab, CEO, Telenor Pakistan
Publication Year : 2021

Q.1 How has the internet become such a necessity in today‘s world and what is its significance in the micro and macro environment?

In today’s world, we are experiencing immense growth and expansion of digital ecosystem; yet it’ll never be this slow again! The digital revolution is impacting economies, societies, and governance. Today, technology is presenting the biggest opportunity to contribute towards how we live, interact and work. The internet has brought the world closer, with information about everything just a few taps away. This ease of access to information and connectivity was never available before, and the opportunities that emerge from such resources are immense.