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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

Telenor Microfinance Bank wins two awards for the second time

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PR: Strengthening its market standing as the nation’s preferred banking institution, Telenor Microfinance Bank (formerly Tameer Microfinance Bank) has won the ‘Best Microfinance Bank’ and “Best Bank for the Unbanked” awards at the 2nd Pakistan Banking Awards 2017 for its outstanding initiatives for promotion of financial inclusion across the country. The Bank has won both the […]…Read More

TAF Foundation, changing lives of women, one skill at a time

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PR: TAF Foundation, a not-for-profit organization working for women empowerment through its Vocational Training Institute (TAFF-VTI), has commenced its second 3.5-month training course for marginalized women from all across Karachi. This rigorous course will impart classroom and practical training in culinary and housekeeping skills, preparing the trainees comprehensively for a career as professional domestic helper. […]…Read More

PTCL to “Go-Live” with Afiniti first time in Asia

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Pakistan Telecommunications Company Limited (PTCL) engaged in agreement for a partnership with Affiniti. Us based artificial intelligence company, Affiniti renovates the interaction of human. PTCL is the first ever company to “Go-Live” in Pakistan but also in Asia. This will bring innovation in customer services and contact center operation of PTCL. PTCL is the first […]…Read More

Biofuel: call of the time

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HYDROCARBON FUEL is obtained directly or indirectly from living organic matter in a short period of time (days, months or even years) is called biofuel. It is also known as agri-fuel. Types of biofuels are: Bioalcohol, Biodiesel, Bio ethers, Biogas, Syngas, and Bio butanol Worldwide Status of biofuel: Biofuel production reached to 105 billion liters in 2010, and biofuels provide huge amount of the world’s fuel for transport purpose, which is made up of ethanol and biodiesel.…Read More

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Easypaisa named for Global Mobile Award for 4th time

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STAFF REPORT ISB: Easypaisa has been nominated for the prestigious GSMA Global Mobile Awards - 2016 in the "Best Mobile Product or Service for Women in Emerging Markets" category. This is the fourth consecutive time that Easypaisa has been nominated for a GSMA award, commonly dubbed as the "Oscars" of the mobile and telecommunication industry. In 2014, Easypaisa had won two GSMA awards for "Best Mobile Money Product or Service" and "Best Mobile Product…Read More

High time for high-tech startup in Pakistan

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The technology entrepreneurship ecosystem in Pakistan is at a tipping point. There are a number of factors at play that make the country so ripe for both local and international investors looking to invest in the tech space. With the quickly growing internet adoption currently estimated to be 25 million internet users and 15 million mobile internet users amid cheap smart phone devices, the local market is widely open to the world. At the same time, the renowned IT giants are aggressively…Read More

Wrong priorities, this time again!

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According to the US Energy Information Administration estimates, Pakistan keeps huge deposits of shale gas and shale oil. If these reserves are tapped effectively it can last for about 50-70 years and save precious foreign exchange of over $15 billion being consumed in shape of annual oil import, thus eliminating the trade deficit. The energy-starved Pakistan, though, is making efforts to overcome power and gas shortage, yet the root cause are the wrong priorities by official authorities. The…Read More

Exotic oilseed crops are need of the time

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article image PAKISTAN IS chronically deficient in edible oil production and domestic production is not enough to meet the requirements for increasing population. From last couple of decades, uncertainty in the production of domestic edible oil has been increased due to certain reasons like native marketing conditions, competition with major cash crops, low price of the produce and increasing cost of inputs resulting in less profitable farming. These uncertainties also confine the production and are…Read More

Time is the most precious thing for an entrepreneur: Ahmad Awais

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article image Ahmad Awais is a phenomenal cyber entrepreneur who has rich experience of 9 years of running successful blogs like wp-pakistan.com and Freakify.com. Ahmad writes openly about different tech topics as well as shares content about blogging and web designing. He completed his degree in Electrical Engineering from UET, Lahore. Ahmad is also part of Pakistan Entrepreneur Association. He shared his opinion and experiences with Technology Times in a recent interview Tell us briefly about…Read More