LAHORE (Staff Report) Easypaisa, the country’s leading branchless banking platform has revamped the utility bills payment section of its App.  New features have been introduced along with the addition of various billers such as government payments, educational institutes’ fee payments and credit card payments to make bill payments easier than ever.Read More →

ISLAMABAD ( STAFF REPORTER ) Federal Minister for Information Technology and Telecommunication Dr. Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui visited the U Micro finance Bank Ltd. Headquarters in Islamabad on Wednesday. CEO U Bank welcomed the Federal Minister for IT at U Bank headquarters. The Federal Minister chaired the briefing at the URead More →

KARACHI ( PRESS RELEASE ) 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 inclusionRead More →

ISLAMABAD ( MEDIA REPORT ) Pakistan Telecommunication Authority ( PTA ) has invited application from participants interested in establishing an electronic platform that would enable mobile bank account holders to conduct financial transactions across the country. The development of a single electronic platform removes existing barriers hindering a branchless bankRead More →

KARACHI ( TARIQ REPORT ) In line with its commitment to promote financial inclusion in the country, Pakistan’s first and foremost branchless banking service Easypaisa has entered into a strategic partnership with the Bank of Punjab (BOP)to expand the scale of branchless banking services. The partnership will facilitate BOP’s extensiveRead More →

ISLAMABAD ( BMZ REPORT ) Pakistan’s first and largest branchless banking service, Easypaisa, has won the award for “Most innovative application of technology” at the 2016 Financial Innovation Awards, held in Grand Connaught Rooms in London. Financial Innovation Awards recognizes companies that have implemented an innovative project, service or initiativeRead More →

ISLAMABAD ( BMZ REPORT ) Pakistan Post and Karandaaz Pakistan have signed a partnership agreement to digitize money orders service at Pakistan Post. Under the agreement, Karandaaz Pakistan will provide technical support in designing a new product ‘mobile money order’ from conceptualization to deployment for Pakistan Post. The agreement was signed betweenRead More →

KARACHI ( TARIQ REPORT ) Pakistan’s first and largest branchless banking service, Easypaisa proudly introduces two new features designed to bridge the financial inclusion gap in Pakistan: the first telco ‘Other Mobile Operator’ interoperability through SMS based transactions for feature phone users and a smartphone app for smartphone users- togetherRead More →

ISLAMABAD (BMZ REPORT ) Pakistan Telecommunications Authority (PTA) in collaboration with GSMA organized workshop on Mobile Money here at PTA Headquarters. Chairman PTA, Dr. Syed Ismail Shah, Member (Finance) Tariq Sultan, Member (Compliance & Enforcement) Abdul Samad, senior officials of the commercial banks, representatives from State Bank of Pakistan andRead More →

ISLAMABAD( BMZ REPORT ) Finance Minister Ishaq Dar says a draft law is being prepared to subvert cyber-crimes and terrorist financing. Addressing the International Branchless Banking Conference today, he said the draft will soon be presented in the Parliament for proper legislation. Highlighting the significance of branchless banking for theRead More →

ISLAMABAD ( MEDIA ) Branchless Banking is the provision of financial services through neighborhood retail shops whereby the financial services are offered to the unbanked population at their doorsteps. This is a first of its kind arrangement wherein service providers with existing market experience are coming together to provide theRead More →