KARACHI: President & CEO NBP Arif Usmani in a group photo with CEO 1-LINK Najeeb Agrawalla and others after the launch ceremony held here Tuesday.

KARACHI: National Bank of Pakistan held a launch event for NBP PayPak Debit Cards and Spend & Win Campaign organised in collaboration with Decagon Pakistan Pvt Ltd. (Golootlo). NBP Customers with PayPak debit cards issued by National Bank will now be able to use their cards at any of Golootlo’s 18,000 merchants and avail sizable discounts as well as win fabulous prizes through lucky draws including cars, motorcycles, gold coins and smartphones. This offer is also valid on all NBP issued UnionPay International cards.
The launching ceremony was attended by Arif Usmani President & CEO NBP, Faisal Ahmed SEVP/Group Chief Strategy and Business Analytics Group NBP, SEVP Ms. Sultana Naheed, Najeeb Agrawalla CEO/1 LINK, Majjid Bashir-Chairman-Decagon Pakistan Pvt Ltd, Fahad Mehmood CEO-Decagon, Nadeem Haroon, Country Head UnionPay International, Qasim Butt from TPS, other delegates and senior NBP management.
Speaking at the occasion Arif Usmani, President & CEO NBP stated NBP has made large strides in providing state of the art digital products for their customers and launching PayPak EMV Debit Cards would further provide customers with the Domestic Payment Scheme.
Faisal Ahmad Topra, SEVP/Group Chief, Strategy and Business Analytics Group, NBP stated NBP Digital Banking product suite is at par with leading banks and NBP customers have state of the art convenience. He further stated that NBP will continue to empower customers for financial inclusion and had launched Internet banking, and is the first bank enabling SBP Raast Instant payment gateway. The concluded by stating NBP will continue to launch new digital products and services in 2021 including Roshan digital account, info banking services, CCDMs and increase in ATM network etc. Moreover, he said that our Digital Journey started just five years before but we have enriched customer handling experience all over Pakistan.
Majid Chairman Decogon stated Golootlo is keen in bringing massive discounts to an increasingly broader audience and to create a unified ecosystem, and extending the same with National Bank, Pakistan’s largest public sector commercial bank is a major step in that endeavour.
Najeeb Agrawalla – CEO/1 LINK stated 1LINK was delighted to be working with NBP to commercially launch PayPak EMV Debit Card. He further stated the two entities would be working close together on new initiatives for promoting financial inclusion.