Meezan Bank announces partnership with Telenor for greater accessibility to the customers

KARACHI: In continuation of its efforts to provide greater ease and accessibility to its customers, Meezan Bank, Pakistan’s first and largest Islamic bank has announced partnership with Telenor Pakistan. Mr. Umair Mohsin, Chief Marketing Officer – Telenor Pakistan and Mr. Faiz Ur Rehman, Group Head IT & Digital Banking –… Continue reading

Easypaisa partners with Seed Out to Digitize Payment Collection

Telenor Microfinance Bank: Khurram Malik, Head of Easypaisa, Umar Shahbaz Khan, Head of Corporate Sales & Solutions, Ali Khalid Butt, Assistant Director B2B Corporate Sales & Faisal Alvi, Financial Services Specialist. From Seed Out: Zain Ashraf, Founder & President, Ali Shakeel Operations Head & Asim Ilyas, Chief Financial Officer were… Continue reading

Telenor Velocity collaborates with Google and UNDP to launch ‘Digital Hackfair’

ISLAMABAD: Telenor Pakistan’s Digital Accelerator Program, Telenor Velocity, in collaboration with Google Developers and UNDP Pakistan’s Youth Empowerment Programme, have launched a unique online hackathon in Pakistan to find the best developers and get them to build impactful solutions using Google’s open-source Flutter toolkit. Flutter aims to provide a framework… Continue reading

Telenor reveals 20 Tech Trends that will shape 2020

Karachi: Bjørn Taale Sandberg, Head of Telenor Research, revealed during his latest visit to Pakistan, the 20 technology trends that will shape the year 2020. Like the previous year, this year’s technology trends, as projected by Telenor Group’s research arm, will take a prominent lead in developing the global digital… Continue reading

Telenor selects Ericsson to build 5G network in Norway

OSLO: Telenor has completed its vendor selection process for the future network in Norway. Ericsson will modernise and build Telenor’s 5G radio access network. The modernisation will take 4-5 years. Due to this, Telenor will use equipment from existing RAN vendor Huawei to maintain the 4G network and also upgrade… Continue reading

Telenor becomes authorized distributor of Alibaba Cloud products

KARACHI: Telenor Pakistan has partnered with Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, to become the authorized distributor of Alibaba Cloud products and services in Pakistan. The signing took place at Telenor Pakistan headquarters ‘345’ where Dr. Alex Li, General Manager, South Asia of Alibaba Cloud and Sardar… Continue reading

Telenor bank introduces blockchain remittances

KARACHI: Telenor Microfinance Bank, in partnership with Vaiyou of Malaysia, has introduced Pakistan’s first blockchain-based cross-border remittance service to enable Pakistanis living in Malaysia to send money home instantly and securely, a statement said on Tuesday. This new service is powered by Alipay’s blockchain technology operated by Ant Financial Services… Continue reading

OICCI organizes Women Empowerment Awards

KARACHI: The Overseas Investors Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OICCI) and its member companies understand the importance of the role of women in all walks of life and the potential for high economic growth of a country if there is equal participation of women in the economy; President OICCI, Irfan… Continue reading

Customs Appellate Tribunal reserves judgment in appeal by Telenor

KARACHI: A bench of Special Customs Appellate Tribunal (SCAT III) headed by a member judicial on Tuesday reserved judgment in an appeal filed by cellular company Telenor. The appeal pertains to a dispute over PCT heading in respect of communication servers. Telenor was represented by Franklin Law Associates.