Telenor Pakistan Mobile-Money Service Easypaisa Nominated for Global Mobile Awards
GSMA Global Mobile Awards (known as GLOMO 2017) is ahead and the big news is that just like past four years this time too, Easypaisa is in the list of nominations. This makes the service being nominated for GSMA Global Mobile Awards 2017 for the fifth consecutive year.
I would not be wrong if I say that the GLOMO are ‘Oscars‘ for the Mobile and Telecommunication industry. These are most prestigious awards . This year Easypaisa is nominated for category of “Best Mobile Payment Solution” Easypaisa has made online transactions fast, efficient and safe for the people of Pakistan.
The Chief Financial Inclusion and Digital Officer and Jrad of Easy Paisa Mr. Muhammad Yahya Khan was very excited and happy. He expressed his feelings saying,
“Easypaisa and its products have always been nation’s pride as they have represented Pakistan a number of times as a progressive and innovative country on global platforms. We’re humbled by the recognition of our products and services like Easypay by the GSMA, but our real honor is the empowerment and wellbeing of the people that Easypaisa has helped make possible.”
The Head of Payments of Easypaisa Omar Moeen Malik could not even hide his delight. He didn’t remain silent and said,
“We would also like to thank our partner merchants and their customers for their trust in our Easypay payment solution. As Pakistan’s first consolidated payment solution, we strive to add value to the fledgling e-commerce industry and help them collect payments across Pakistan. And we’re very happy that our customers have also ranked us as one of the secure and most convenient payment methods.”
Michael O’Hara, Chief Marketing Officer, GSMA said,
“We congratulate all of the nominees for the GLOMO Awards, which once again saw an impressive number of entries. The GLOMO Awards recognize those companies and individuals that are driving innovation in the rapidly evolving mobile industry, and we are excited to this year introduce several new awards that highlight the very latest developments in this dynamic industry. We wish the best of luck to the 2017 GLOMO Award nominees.”
Back in 2014 Easypaisa managed to bag two GSMA awards, the first one for “Best NFC/Mobile money product or service” and the second award was titled “Best Mobile Product or service for women in emerging markets”.
According to the buzz the GSMA awards are surely going to be held at “Mobile World Congress”. The congress is planned to be from February 27- March 2, 2017 in Barcelona, Spain. You can check the list of all nominees by clicking here. Cross your fingers till the results. Hope Easypaisa brings the award home.