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Karandaaz Pakistan holds workshop to mull ways to foster women’s financial inclusion

Islamabad | Mar 31, 2017

Pakistan’s foremost agency for promotion of financial inclusion and access to finance, Karandaaz Pakistan held a half-day workshop to deliberate on ways to promote and expedite the process of women’s financial inclusion in the country.

Karandaaz Pakistan and Techlogix Partner to Roll-Out Campus on Cloud Solution for Higher Education Institutions

Islamabad | Mar 28, 2017

Karandaaz Pakistan has signed an agreement with Techlogix to invest USD 1.5 million in the company with the vision to scale three new cloud-based verticals – Business Management Software for higher education institutions; Hospital Management Information Systems; and Mobility Information

Karandaaz Pakistan-partnered Startup Weekend Lahore concludes with Paycard clutching the first prize

lahore | Feb 26, 2017

Country’s largest entrepreneurial festival ‘LUMS Startup Weekend’, a collaboration of Karandaaz Pakistan and Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), concluded today with the NFC payment solution ‘Paycard’ winning the competition.

Karandaaz Pakistan held a signing ceremony for grant agreement with FinTech Disrupt Challenge 2016 winners

Islamabad | Feb 6, 2017

Karandaaz Pakistan, the leading source of financing and ongoing support for Pakistan's innovative growing companies, today signed grant agreements of USD 100,000 each with Ricult Pakistan, Paysys Labs and PublishEX Solutions.

Seeding Innovation – A Framework for Rooting Fintechs in Pakistan

Lahore | Jan 24, 2017

Focused on Karandaaz Pakistan’s objective to catalyze Financial Inclusion in the country, the research highlights the importance of a Fintech Eco-System in Pakistan, the challenges hampering the potential of FinTechs and recommendations for overcoming these challenges.

Karandaaz Pakistan and Planet N and LUMS Center for Entrepreneurship Workshop on Challenges in the Startup Ecosystem in Pakistan

Lahore | Jan 24, 2017

The workshop aimed to engage with key stakeholders meaningfully to discuss the operating environment, deliberate on the challenges in the startup eco-system, and propose strategies to address those challenges.