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Telenor empowers customers to shop on Google Play Store using their mobile balance

Mar 15, 2017

Continuing its streak of industry-first initiatives to promote digital and ecommerce ecosystem in the country, Telenor Pakistan has launched Direct Carrier Billing (DCB) that allows customers to purchase content from Google Play using their mobile balance. Read More


Winner of Bank Alfalah Rising Talent Award Announced at the Fashion Pakistan Week 2017

February 23, 2017

Areej Iqbal Qureshi, one of the four emerging designers who exhibited their collections at the opening of Fashion Pakistan Week 2017, was declared winner of the Bank Alfalah Rising Talent award at the closing of the event. Read More


Telenor Pakistan wins Best Customer Service award at World Communication Awards

Dec 4, 2016

Cementing its reputation as the most customer-centric telecom and digital services provider, Telenor Pakistan has bagged the Best Customer Service award at the World Communication Awards (WCA). Read More


Bank Alfalah Signs Deal with Mastercard to Introduce Rewards Program in Pakistan

Dec 1, 2016

Bank Alfalah, Pakistan’s premier banking institution, has struck a strategic deal with Mastercard to capitalize on its well-known rewards system in order to develop a first-of-its-kind enterprise-level loyalty and rewards program in Pakistan. Read More


Usman Institute of Technology hosts IEEE’s SS12 Asia All-Pakistan Project Competition & Maker Fair 2016, wins Best Project Award

NOV 28, 2016

Strengthening its status further as a leader in technology education and mover of innovation initiatives in the country, Usman Institute of Technology (UIT) hosted the renowned ‘SS12 Asia: Age of Innovation’ and won the Best Project Award at the national level competition. Read More


Federal Minister for Petroleum & Natural Resources Inaugurates Pakistan State Oil’s Premium Quality Fuels in Lahore and Karachi

Nov 16, 2016

Pakistan State Oil’s new range of premium quality fuel products were formally inaugurated in Lahore followed by Karachi by the Federal Minister for Petroleum & Natural Resources Mr. Shahid Khaqan Abbasi. Read More


Bank Alfalah posts Profit after Taxation of Rs. 6.266 Billion for the nine months period ended September 30, 2016

27 October 2016

Bank Alfalah announced its results for the nine months period ended September 30, 2016 with profit after taxation reported at Rs. 6.266 Billion – improving by 4 percent against the corresponding period last year. Read More


Easypaisa introduces money transfer to any mobile number

October 27, 2016

In yet another instance of innovating mobile financial services landscape, Pakistan’s first and largest branchless banking service Easypaisa has introduced money transfer from Easypaisa Account to any mobile number. Read More


Alfalah Credit Cardholders to enjoy 25% discount on Careem rides

Aug 16, 2016

Continuing their efforts to extend unparalleled service to its customers, Pakistan’s leading bank, Bank Alfalah and premier chauffeur-driven car hailing platform, Careem have signed an agreement to provide a hefty 25% discount to Alfalah Credit Card customers on their Careem rides. Read More


PSO ensures smooth and uninterrupted fuel supplies during Eid holidays

July 1, 2016

Pakistan’s foremost oil marketing company Pakistan State Oil Company Limited has stated that it will continue smooth and uninterrupted fuel supplies to ensure that consumers don’t face any hardships during the Eid holidays and beyond. Read More


Bank Alfalah teams up with Australian Institute of Management (AIM) for professional development training

June 3, 2016

In line with its commitment to excellence, Bank Alfalah has entered into a partnership with Australian Institute of Management (AIM). The MoU was signed by Mr. Atif Bajwa, CEO, Bank Alfalah and Mr. Peter Mobbs, CEO, AIM at the Bank Alfalah Learning Center, Karachi. Read More


Intelligenes co-founds Monami Tech, brings UAE investment and next-gen financial payment solutions to Pakistan

June 1, 2016

Pakistan’s top financial solutions company, Intelligenes, has joined forces with UAE’s Monami Group to cofound Monami Tech. Monami Tech has also become a partner of Australian stock exchange listed fintech company, Novatti. Read More


PSO Holds Annual Procurement Conference

June 2, 2016

The leading oil marketing company of the country Pakistan State Oil held its annual Procurement Conference titled “Taking on Challenges, Creating Greater Value" today at a local hotel in Karachi. The conference was aimed at educating PSO’s suppliers and contractors on procurement policies and procedures in line with the PPRA rules. Read More


Telenor Pakistan brings together its digital inclusion initiatives in Digital Fest

May 19, 2016

In a brilliant show of its ceaseless enthusiasm to support and promote digital ecosystem in the country, Telenor Pakistan organized a Digital Fest in Lahore today. A celebration of ideas an innovation, the festival brought Telenor’s digital world to life featuring an array of fantastic digital products and solutions the operator has developed during the post-3G era. Read More


Bank Alfalah sponsors Pakistan’s First Formula Electric Car

May 16, 2016

Extending its support in developing indigenous talent and taking innovation in Pakistan to the next level, Bank Alfalah unveiled Pakistan’s First Formula Electric Car developed by the young innovators from FERN (Formula Electric Racing NUST, a PNEC-NUST initiative). Read More


Telenor Pakistan adds three new 3G handsets to devices portfolio

Apr 19, 2016

Expanding its 3G devices portfolio further as part of its mission of ‘internet for all’, Telenor Pakistan has introduced three new and affordable mobile handsets. The devices were launched in an interactive media event today in Karachi. Read More


Winner of Bank Alfalah Rising Talent Award Announced at the Fashion Pakistan Week 2016

9 April 2016

Out of the four debut designers who contended for the Bank Alfalah Rising Talent Award on the first day of the Fashion Pakistan Week 2016, Uzair Sardar was declared as the winner of the competition. Read More


Winner of Bank Alfalah Rising Talent Award Announced at PFDC Fashion Week

Mar 12, 2016

Four young designers showcased their collections at the Bank Alfalah Rising Talent show on the first day of the PFDC Fashion Week, with Ghulam Dastgir emerging as the winner of the competition today. Ghulam Dastgir received the Bank Alfalah Rising Talent award from Aly Mustansir, Chief Marketing Officer, Bank Alfalah. Through the award, the Bank provides a prestigious platform for young designers to showcase their designs and an opportunity for the winner to stock up designs at the PFDC stores for six months. Read More


Bank Alfalah Announces the Winner of Bank Alfalah’s Rising Talent Award at PFDC Bridal Week

Sep 19, 2015

Bank Alfalah announces Hamza Bokhari as the new Bank Alfalah Rising Talent at the closing of the PFDC Bridal Week. Read More


Pakistanis win places at Telenor Youth Forum in Norway

Nov 5, 2015

Pakistan's young opinion leaders Fatima Rizwan and Haroon Yasin have made it to the third Telenor Youth Forum taking place in Oslo, Norway in December 2015. Read More


Telenor Pakistan announces intake for third batch of Open Mind Pakistan Program for ‘Persons with Disabilities’

Oct 30, 2015

Telenor Pakistan has announced the call for entries for its third Open Mind Pakistan program that is aimed at enhancing awareness, accessibility and inclusion of Persons with Disabilities (PWDs). Read More


Telenor Pakistan brings iPhone 6s and 6s Plus to Pakistan

Oct 28, 2015

Telenor Pakistan will offer iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus, the most advanced iPhones ever, after 13th November 2015. Read More


Bank Alfalah earns Profit before Taxation of Rs. 10.283 Billion at the end of third quarter 2015

Oct 22, 2015

Bank Alfalah’s financial results for the nine month period ended September 2015 remained positive, with the Bank registering profit before taxation of Rs. 10.283 Billion – a solid growth of 68 percent, as against the corresponding period last year. Read More


Pakistan State Oil holds its 39th Annual General Meeting

Oct 14, 2015

Pakistan Pakistan State Oil Company Limited, the oil market leader in Pakistan, held its 39th Annual General Meeting (AGM) at a local hotel in Karachi. Read More


djuice Apportunity winners to represent Telenor Pakistan at global App contest in Norway

Oct 09, 2015

Telenor Pakistan's youth centric brand "djuice" has announced the winners of the annual Apportunity contest 2015 today. Read More


Telenor Pakistan to observe Customer First Day for the 4th consecutive year

Oct 07, 2015

In line with its commitment to deliver the best possible user experience and to create value for the customers, Telenor Pakistan is observing ‘Customer First Day' (CFD) for the fourth consecutive year on Oct 8, 2015. Read More


Telenor Pakistan expands Devices portfolio

Sep 10, 2015

In line with its commitment to strengthen the internet ecosystem in Pakistan and further facilitate 3G uptake in the country, Telenor Pakistan has expanded its devices portfolio by launching three new mobile handsets. Read More


Telenor Research Deploys Data Against Dengue

September 8, 2015

A new study by Telenor Research in conjunction with the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Oxford University, the U.S. Center for Disease Control, and the University of Peshawar, demonstrates the power of mobile data to predict and track the spread of epidemic disease. Read More


PSO secures 1st position in Oil and Gas at Best Corporate Report Award

Sep 4, 2015

Pakistan State Oil (PSO), the nation's largest energy company was awarded 1st position in the Oil and Gas sector at the Best Corporate Report Award ceremony organized by ICMAP and ICAP. Read More


PSO Announces Financial Results for FY15PSO Announces Financial Results for FY15

Sep 1, 2015

In the financial year (FY) under review, PSO continued to dominate the market with its share in the Black Oil and White Oil segments standing at 66.6% and 49.8 % respectively, thereby contributing to an overall market share of 56.8 %. Read More


Telenor Pakistan and USAID collaborate to accelerate socioeconomic development through Information Technology

Aug 28, 2015

Telenor Pakistan CEO Michael Foley and United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Mission Director John Groarke signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) today in Islamabad to initiate a strategic alliance between one of Pakistan's largest telecommunication companies and one of the country's leading development agencies. Read More


Easypaisa & KEENU launch Easypay NFC Payments at Dolmen Mall and Ocean Mall in Karachi

August 27, 2015

Easypaisa has joined hands with KEENU to expand its NFC deployment and enable customers to pay through Easypay NFC. Read More


Mr. Yacoob Suttar, Managing Director Pakistan State Oil hoisted the national flag

Aug 14, 2015

Mr. Yacoob Suttar, Managing Director Pakistan State Oil hoisted the national flag at the PSO head office on Pakistan's Independence Day. Read More


International firms refuse LNG supplies to PSO - Rebuttal

Aug 5, 2015

Apropos news story titled "International firms refuse LNG supplies to PSO" by Khaleeq Kiani which appeared in the July 5th, 2015 edition of DAWN; Pakistan State Oil (PSO) categorically refutes the statements made in this article. Read More


Telenor Youth Forum 2015 now recruiting

July 22, 2015

Applications are now open for the third Telenor Youth Forum, taking place in Oslo, Norway in December 2015. Read More


Yacoob Suttar assumes charge of Managing Director of PSO

July 17, 2015

As per the notification of the Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Resources (dated July 16, 2015), Mr. Yacoob Suttar, Sr. General Manager, PSO presently posted as Managing Director, Asia Petroleum Limited is assigned to look after the work of MD PSO in addition to his own duties with immediate effect till the joining of regular incumbent. Read More


Telenor Pakistan continues its focus on sustainability in business

June 17, 2015

Telenor Pakistan believes that telecommunications has the potential to positively impact people's lives and help shape a sustainable future. Read More


Telenor Pakistan transforms its digital assets into online sales and service platforms

June 11, 2015

Telenor Pakistan has re-launched its online channel/website with an innovative portal interface designed to enter the e-business arena, featuring unique e-sales and e-care facilities for its privileged customers. Read More


Easypaisa launches Pakistan’s first Online Payment Solution - Easypay

May 28, 2015

Pakistan's first and largest branchless banking service and a joint venture between Tameer Microfinance Bank and Telenor Pakistan, Easypaisa has developed the first end-to-end Online Payment Solution to facilitate different payment options for online merchants and their customers. Read More


Telenor Pakistan and Facebook bring Internet.org to Pakistan

May 28, 2015

In line with its ambition to bring ‘Internet for All', Telenor Pakistan has announced the launch of Internet.org in Pakistan in collaboration with Facebook. Read More


Djuice launches “Apportunity” to find the best Apps developed in Pakistan

May 18, 2015

Telenor Pakistan's youth centric brand, djuice, has declared open the annual Apportunity Contest 2015 -a competition to hunt for the best mobile phone applications (apps) developed by Pakistani students and young software developers. Read More


Irfan Wahab Khan appointed as Deputy CEO in Telenor Pakistan

May 4, 2015

Telenor Pakistan announced today the appointment of Irfan Wahab Khan, to the position of Deputy CEO of the company in addition to his current responsibilities as Chief Marketing Officer. Read More


Telenor Pakistan celebrates 10th Anniversary with Recommitment to Empower Societies

May 14, 2015

Telenor Pakistan is celebrating 10 years of successful operations in Pakistan this year. Read More


Telenor Pakistan brings Internet of Things to Pakistan

Apr 18, 2015

Aimed at creating awareness about Internet of Things (IoT) and helping the society realize its true potential, Telenor Pakistan organized an interactive exhibition -‘Let's embrace the future' today. Read More


Easypaisa wins People’s Choice Award in Dow Jones & Wall Street Journal’s “The Financial Inclusion Challenge”

June 30, 2015

Pakistan's first and largest branchless banking service and a joint venture between Tameer Microfinance Bank and Telenor Pakistan, Easypaisa, has won the People's Choice award in Dow Jones & Wall Street Journal's "The Financial Inclusion Challenge" held in Hong Kong on June 30th 2015. Read More


PSO Holds Largest Ever Procurement Conference

May 21, 2015

The Procurement & Services Department of Pakistan State Oil (PSO) held its largest ever Procurement Conference with the theme "Transforming the Procurement Process. Together." at a local hotel to help educate its suppliers and contractors on procurement policies and procedures in line with Public Procurement Rules 2004. Read More


Pakistan State Oil Announces Cash Dividend of Rs 6 per share for 3QFY15

Apr 27, 2015

Pursuant to the Notification from the Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Resources (MPNR), dated February 12, 2015 whereby PSO was informed by the MPNR that the Federal Government in exercise of the powers under Section 7 of the Marketing of Petroleum Products (Federal Control) Act, 1974 "the Act" has dissolved/de-notified the BOM with immediate effect. Read More


Telenor Pakistan launches affordable 3G-enabled handsets

May 7, 2015

In line with its commitment to build an ecosystem to further facilitate 3G and internet uptake in the country, Telenor Pakistan has announced the launch of Telenor Devices comprising of affordable 3G-enabled handsets. Read More


Another landmark achievement by the Government of Pakistan, the first-ever Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) vessel has arrived in the country.

Mar 30, 2015

Exquisite, a Floating Storage and Re-gasification Unit carrying 148,000 cubic metres of LNG, after docking at the Elengy Terminal, will re-gasify the LNG it is carrying into RLNG and inject it into the gas distribution network for transportation to different parts of the country. Read More


PSO awarded as the "Top Performing Companies" at Karachi Stock Exchange

Mar 26, 2015

Pakistan State Oil (PSO), the nation's largest Oil Marketing Company received an award for being one of the 'Top Performing Companies' in a ceremony organized by Karachi Stock Exchange. Read More


PSO received an award for being one of the Top Performing Companies

Mar 25, 2015

Pakistan State Oil (PSO), the nation's largest Oil Marketing Company received an award for being one of the 'Top Performing Companies' in a ceremony organized by Karachi Stock Exchange. Read More


Pfizer celebrates World Oral Health Day

Mar 20, 2015

World Oral Health Day (WOHD) is celebrated every year on the 20th March. It is an international day to mark the benefits of a healthy oral regime and to promote worldwide awareness of issues around mouth health and the importance of looking after oral hygiene to everyone old and young. Read More


PSO Announces Financial Results for 1HFY15

Mar 3, 2015

Pakistan State Oil Company Limited (PSO) had its Board of Management (BOM) meeting scheduled for February 19, 2015 to consider and approve the half yearly accounts of the Company. Read More


Easypaisa brings Solar Energy to Pakistanis with no electricity

Feb 17, 2015

Pakistan's first and largest branchless banking service and a joint venture between Tameer Microfinance Bank and Telenor Pakistan, Easypaisa has collaborated with Roshan Energy to launch a first of its kind Solar Home Solution. Read More


Bank Alfalah Rising Talent Award Announced at the Pakistan-Sri Lanka International Cricket Series 2015

Aug 3, 2015

As part of its longstanding commitment to nurturing sports in Pakistan, Bank Alfalah announced the winners of the Rising Talent Award at the Pakistan-Sri Lanka International Cricket Series 2015. Read More


Four Emerging Designers Contend for Bank Alfalah’s Rising Talent Award at PFDC Bridal Week

Sep 16, 2015

Four emerging designers showcased their talent through Bank Alfalah Rising Talent - Discovering the Potential of Pakistan platform at the opening of the PFDC Bridal Week today. Read More


Bank Alfalah wins contract for Disbursing EOBI Pensions

Sep 3, 2015

Bank Alfalah recently signed a 5 year contract with Employees’ Old-Age Benefits Institution (EOBI) for disbursement of funds to pensioners all across Pakistan. Read More


Bank Alfalah pays tribute to Pakistan’s Olympic Boxing Medalist, Hussain Shah

Aug 13, 2015

On the eve of Independence Day, Bank Alfalah gave tribute to Pakistan's national hero, Syed Hussain Shah by presenting a cheque of Rs. 2 million to the Olympic Boxing Medalist. Read More