idioma: Inglês
categoria: Cidades e Bairros
tipo: moderada
criada em: 17 de julho de 2004
local: Karachi, Sindh, Paquistão
privacidade: público
Karachi (help·info) (Sindhi: ڪراچي, Urdu: کراچی Karāchi) is the largest city, main seaport and the financial capital of Pakistan and the capital of the province of Sindh. It is the 20th largest city of the world in terms of metropolitan population, and is Pakistan's premier centre of banking, industry, and trade. Karachi is also the home of Pakistan's largest corporations that are involved in textiles, shipping, automotive industry, entertainment, arts, fashion, advertising, publishing, software development and medical research. It also serves as a major hub of higher education in South Asia, and the wider Islamic World. Karachi has been ranked as a Beta world city, as of 2008