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JAZZCASH AND JS BANK TO LAUNCH DIRECT DEBIT SERVICING FOR THE FIRST TIME IN PAKISTAN

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article image Expanding itself in the domain of digital payments, JazzCash has entered into an agreement with JS Bank whereby Jazz customers will have access to Direct Debit functionality. Developed on JazzCash Payment Gateway, Direct Debit will bring more convenience and ease to JS Bank customers by enabling them to use their JS Bank account for purchasing […]…Read More

Trending towards direct seeding rice

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Transplanting method of rice is very popular and widely adopted in lowland irrigated areas. This method is practiced for so many years. Transplanting method is time consuming because it involves the preparation of a seedling by sowing nursery in the prepared field. Direct seeding is increasingly practiced then the traditional method. This novel technology has […]…Read More

TPL Direct Insurance Limited Announces Corporate Name Change to TPL Insurance Limited

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PR: TPL Direct Insurance Limited – An insurance company with the heritage of providing phenomenal insurance solutions to its customers, has announced a change in its corporate identity. TPL Direct Insurance Limited will now be TPL Insurance Limited, with its commitment to provide continuous improvements in all its processes and to become the top general […]…Read More

DTH (Direct-To-Home) Too Little Too Late

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Direct-to-home is simply high definition digital TV at our door step. Why most of us never heard of it? Because PEMRA didn’t think it was right time to auction out licenses of a technology that is being used by millions of users in the region. DTH would mean high quality international entertainment channels at our doorstep. Now if we look at the possible DTH deployment in Pakistan picture looks pretty dark. Local cable providers not only provide low quality cable services which is…Read More

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Govt shy to undo direct appointments despite IHC verdict

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Despite two separate judgments of the Islamabad High Court (IHC), the government still seems reluctant to withdraw its direct appointees on key positions in more than two dozen public-sector organisations. "Nearly all the direct appointees are still working on their positions, contrary to the orders of the high court," a senior government official told this scribe. The government had announced that they would challenge the IHC verdicts in the Supreme Court…Read More

Fortumo, Telenor roll out direct carrier billing

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STAFF REPORT ISB: The mobile payments company Fortumo and mobile operator Telenor Pakistan are launching direct carrier billing in Pakistan. More than 35 million subscribers of Telenor Pakistan are now able to make easy online payments by charging purchases to their phone bill. Fortumo will also start powering in-app purchasing for Telenor App Store. "Right now merchants are missing out on a great deal of revenue from emerging markets because very few users have credit cards which…Read More