MMBL partners with GSMA to expand Pakistan’s Digital and Financial Solutions ISLAMABAD ( Web News ) To support the mission of promoting digital inclusion across the nation through innovative financial solutions, Mobilink Microfinance Bank Limited (MMBL), Pakistan’s largest digital bank, is collaborating with GSMA, the global organisation representing mobile operatorsRead More →

KARACHI ( WEB NEWS ) The “Connected for Shared Prosperity Forum” was held by Huawei, Global Mobile Association (GSMA), where participants joined both online and in person to discuss the value of digital technologies in sustainable development for a better, connected world, representing organizations from around the world, including internationalRead More →

DAVOS ( PRESS RELEASE ) Discussions were held on cooperation with GSMA to realize the vision of Digital Pakistan. The GSMA represents the interests of mobile operators worldwide, uniting more than 750 operators with almost 400 companies in the broader mobile ecosystem, including handset and device makers, software companies, equipmentRead More →

ISLAMABAD ( PRESS RELEASE ) Two days’ training workshop on 5G networks organized by Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) in collaboration with GSM Association (GSMA) concluded in Islamabad. Workshop was arranged under the ‘PTA-GSMA Capacity Building Centre of Excellence Program’. The workshop covered the underlying technology of 5G, its evolution phasesRead More →

Unreasonable Conditions Put on Mobile Operators Threaten Pakistan’s Digital Future  LONDON ( PRESS RELEASE ) The GSMA today raised serious concerns over the unreasonable fees set by the government and Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) on operators renewing mobile spectrum licenses in Pakistan, which it believes pose a significant risk toRead More →

ISLAMABAD (PRESS RELEASE) Jazz, Pakistan’s leading digital communications company, has been awarded the prestigious GSMA Mobile for Development Utilities Innovation Fund, launched in June 2013 to test and scale the use of mobile to improve or increase access to energy, water and sanitation services. The grant was awarded to Jazz’sRead More →

KARACHI (PRESS RELEASE) In yet another hallmark achievement, Pakistan’s leading microfinance institution, Telenor Microfinance Bank, has received the esteemed GSMA Mobile Money Certification for its branchless banking service Easypaisa. The GSMA Mobile Money Certification is a global initiative to bring safer, more transparent, and more resilient financial services to millionsRead More →

Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire (PRESS RELEASE) Orange Côte d’Ivoire, Safaricom (Kenya), Telenor Microfinance Bank Ltd. (Easypaisa Pakistan), Tigo Tanzania and Vodacom Tanzania Are the First Mobile Money Providers to Become Certified At the Mobile 360 – West Africa event, the GSMA announced the launch of the GSMA Mobile Money Certification, aRead More →

ISLAMABAD (PRESS RELEASE) The Digital Birth Registration (DBR) project from Telenor Pakistan has been nominated for the prestigious GSMA Global Mobile Awards (GLOMO) 2018 in the ‘Outstanding Mobile Contribution to the UN SDGs’ category. DBR aims to provide the fundamental right to identity and to millions of children across Pakistan,Read More →

KARACHI ( PRESS RELEASE ) Key players in the mobile industry in Pakistan are collaborating to host a two-day Mobile Money Hackathon in Karachi on Saturday 7 – Sunday 8 October. Telenor Microfinance Bank and JazzCash, together with the GSMA, will host companies and developers in the financial services industry,Read More →

ISLAMABAD  ( PRESS RELEASE ) In line with its vision to empower societies and in a strategic endorsement of the GSMA’s Connected Women Initiative, Telenor Pakistan has committed to increase the proportion of women in its subscriber base by the year 2020. Telenor Pakistan’s two-pronged commitment states increasing the proportionRead More →