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Telenor Pakistan Nominated for Two Global Mobile Awards for Fifth Consecutive Year



Telenor Pakistan has been selected for the prestigious GSMA Global Mobile Awards – 2017 (a.k.a GLOMO 2017) for the fifth back to back year. The assignments are for two classes that incorporate “Extraordinary Mobile Contribution to the UN SDGs” and “Best Mobile Payment Solution” for Easypaisa.

The GSMA Global Mobile Awards are usually named as the “Oscars” of the Mobile and Telecommunication industry. In 2014, Telenor Pakistan’s Mobile Financial Service “Easypaisa” won two GSMA grants for “Best NFC/Mobile cash item or administration” and “Best Mobile Product or administration for ladies in developing markets”. In 2013 and 2015 Easypaisa was likewise named at the honors.

Advanced Birth Registration: Nominated for Outstanding Mobile Contribution to the UN SDGs

“Advanced Birth Registration” (DBR) is Telenor Pakistan’s lead Sustainability extend in a joint effort with UNICEF and has been intended to enlarge the births enrollment rate in Pakistan which happens to be one of the most reduced on the planet. In 2015, Digital Birth enrollment (DBR) was guided in 3 remote Union Councils (towns) in Pakistan including Union Council Kaliana, District Pakpattan in Punjab and Union Councils Gharo and Dhabajee, District Thatta in Sindh. After the effective finish of the pilot in 2016 and promising outcomes accomplished, both the Provincial Governments of Punjab and Sindh have chosen to scale up the administrations in more than 800 Union Councils in 9 need regions of the nation.

The arrangement subsequently gives the key right of personality to a large number of youngsters crosswise over Pakistan, absence of which is a basic obstruction in arrangement of essential administrations to residents by the legislatures. It is specifically connected to three UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) including no. 16: PEACE, JUSTICE AND STRONG INSTITUTIONS, no. 10: REDUCED INEQUALITIES and no. 3: GOOD HEALTH and WELL-BEING; and henceforth been selected in the classification of Outstanding Mobile Contribution to the UN SDGs.

“We are lowered by this gigantic respect and the worldwide group’s acknowledgment of our endeavors to enable Pakistani social orders through advanced innovation,” said Irfan Wahab Khan, CEO Telenor Pakistan remarking on the selection. “As a standout amongst the most imaginative and forward looking organizations in Pakistan, Telenor Pakistan will keep on serving its clients with items that have positive and enduring financial impacts, contributing towards a Digital Pakistan,” he included.

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