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Telenor Microfinance Bank launches Pakistan’s first MasterCard-branded Virtual Debit Card

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KARACHI – July 20, 2017: In yet another instance of innovation aimed towards facilitating digital payments and e-commerce in the country, Telenor Microfinance Bank (formerly Tameer Microfinance Bank) through its mobile banking platform, Easypaisa, has launched the country’s first MasterCard-branded Virtual Debit Card to facilitate online shopping on local and international e-commerce shopping websites – […]…Read More

Pakistan’s economic growth to hit 5.5% in 2017/18: World Bank

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Flourishing agriculture with Chinese infrastructure would lead Pakistan’s economy to 5.5% growth in the economic year 2017-18 said the World Bank. The Washington-based investor projected this growth at 5.8 %. “Pakistan’s weather, cotton prices, China-Pakistan Economic Corridor infrastructure project and a stable macroeconomic environment together all have increased in private investment,” said the World Bank. […]…Read More

Ali Riaz Chaudhry, CEO & President of Telenor Microfinance Bank, takes up a new role outside Telenor

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Telenor Microfinance Bank has announced today that the CEO and President, Ali Riaz Chaudhry, has decided to pursue his career outside of Telenor and has resigned from the bank. Ali will be joining a Digital Financial Services business in the U.K. as its CEO and will be based in London. “I am extremely thankful to […]…Read More

Government of Punjab collaborates with Telenor Pakistan and Telenor Microfinance Bank for ‘Connected Agriculture Platform Punjab’

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Telenor Pakistan, Pakistan’s leading telecom and digital service provider, along with Telenor Microfinance Bank, has joined hands with Agriculture Department of the Government of Punjab and the Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB) for the flagship program “Connected Agriculture Platform Punjab.” PITB seeks to capitalize on the immense potential offered by Digital Mobile technology, smartphone penetration […]…Read More

Ali Riaz Chaudhry, CEO & President of Telenor Microfinance Bank, takes up a new role outside Telenor

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Telenor Microfinance Bank has announced today that the CEO and President, Ali Riaz Chaudhry, has decided to pursue his career outside of Telenor and has resigned from the bank. Ali will be joining a Digital Financial Services business in the U.K. as its CEO and will be based in London. “I am extremely thankful to […]…Read More

HabibMetro Bank Signs Agreement with 1LINK To Launch PayPak Debit Card

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article image Mr. Sirajuddin Aziz, President & CEO, HabibMetro Bank, Mr. Najeeb Agrawalla, CEO of 1LINK, Mr. Khadim Ali Nanji, Head of Operations, HabibMetro Bank, Mr. Bashir Khan, Head of Operations, 1LINK, Mr. Syed Abu Tufail, Head of IT, HabibMetro Bank and Mr. Shams Izhar, Head of Risk Management, HabibMetro Bank along with their colleagues at the signing ceremony.…Read More

Bank Alfalah Launches Self-Service Banking Kiosks Enabling Customers to Open a Digital Account within 3 Minutes

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article image KARACHI – May 30, 2017: In continuation of its efforts to digitize the country’s financial services landscape and promote financial inclusion here, Pakistan’s top banking institution, Bank Alfalah Limited, has partnered with C Square Consulting to install self-service banking kiosks. Using these IntellekT kiosks, anyone can open a Bank Alfalah digital/wallet account powered by UnionPay […]…Read More

Bank Alfalah, Virtual University sign deal to bridge gaps between industry and academia

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KARACHI – May 24, 2017: Furthering its commitment to bridge gaps between the industry and academia, Pakistan’s leading banking institution, Bank Alfalah, has signed a strategic agreement with Pakistan’s premier ICT-based distance learning institution, Virtual University of Pakistan, Lahore to establish a framework of learning between the two institutions. The agreement was signed by Mr. […]…Read More

Soneri Bank launches debit MasterCard

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: Soneri Bank Limited and MasterCard have launched MasterCard Debit Cards for the bank’s customers. The deal allows Soneri Bank customers to exclusively leverage the power of MasterCard’s global presence to enjoy anytime, anywhere access to cash as well as numerous local and international merchant locations. The card exclusively issued by the Bank will come equipped with the latest technology to ensure safe and secure transactions, and will offer cardholders a…Read More