Islamabad—UCWeb, a portfolio company of Alibaba Mobile Business Group, has launched a campaign for UC News Hub with Wasim Akram, Waseem Badami and Imran Abbas who are currently competing for a Facebook Live Video by public vote. Earlier, UCWeb had announced News Hub as the 1st big data driven news aggregation platform for Pakistani users which would serve ads-free customized news to the users according to their taste.
Wasim Akram, a former Pakistani cricketer, said that UC News Hub can play an important role by providing latest news for promotion of sports in a country which has not seen an international cricket match for years. Pakistani cricket fans might not be able to go to an international cricket match but they can still get instant updates from News Hub with UC Browser.” His participation with News Hub is the advocacy of the sports news published through the platform for millions of sports fans.
Representing the entertainment section of the News Hub, Imran Abbbas, who has won Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut for his role in Creature 3D said.