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Launch of Western Union Payments at Dollar East

07 Feb 2019

Dollar East has recently started Western Union payments at its branches. To celebrate the Western Union at Dollar East, A Grand Launch was held at famous 5-star Hotel in Lahore.

The Chief Guest of the Ceremony was Mr.Moin Ud Din , Head PRI. Pakistan Remittance Initiative (PRI) is a institution jointly run by  State Bank of Pakistan, Ministry of Overseas Pakistanis, and Ministry of Finance ,Pakistan. The aim of this institution is to increase the flow of Home Remittances to Pakistan, sent by overseas Pakistanis.

To celebrate the launch a special campaign has been offered. Theme of the campaign is “Every One is a Winner”.

Anyone, who receives Western Union Payment from Dollar East will win a guaranteed Cash Prize. To determine the cash prize, the receiver/winner will have to scratch the card provided by Dollar East. The amount on scratch card will be paid to the receiver without any delay through cash Counter. This Scheme will continue till 23rd March 2019.

The Grand Launch event was attended by Mr.Asad Iftikhar (Senior Country Manager, Western Union), Mr. Zain Saleem Qureshi (Business Development Manager, Western Union) , Mr.Sheikh Allauddin  (President ECAP) , Bankers, Representatives of Exchange Companies and people from different walks of life.Mr. Asmat Ullah Butt (CEO Dollar East) while Addressing the ceremony said that the start of Western Union Payments from Dollar East is a a great achievement and favorable for the company. He further said that Dollar East is a Customer Focused Company and always tried to bring better and convenient services for its customers. Starting Western Union payment services at Dollar East is in continuation to company’s customer focused approach. Dollar East will further continue to bring more products and services to serve customers even better.

Mr. Asad Iftikhar, Senior Country Manager – Western Union while expressing his views said that Dollar East has taken a very good start with Western Union payment services and we hope that the business and mutual relationship will improve in the days to come.

Chief Guest Mr.Moeen while addressing, congratulated Dollar East and Western Union to start the payment services at Dollar East. He said that we hope that it will increase the Home Remittances to Pakistan. He said that Pakistan is a very important market for Inward Remittances and there is a significant potential to increase Home Remittances from Formal Channels in which Western Union can play a vital role. At the closing of the ceremony a memorable cake cutting ceremony was held and shields were distributed to the distinguished guests.