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Telenor gets $6.5m Bill and Melinda Gates grant for easypaisa

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: Telenor Pakistan has announced that Easypaisa has got a $6.5 million grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to increase adoption of its mobile financial services."Accessible mobile financial services can help catalyze Pakistan’s socio-economic efforts," Roar Bjaerum, Vice President of Financial Services at Telenor Pakistan, said while addressing a press conference here last wee.With more than 85 per cent of population not having access to formal savings or…Read More