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Jul 31, 2010

First Annual Blog Awards in Pakistan by Google and CIO Pakistan

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CIO Pakistan and Google Pakistan organized “First Annual Blog Awards Convention” of Pakistan. It was a great effort to provide a platform to the blogger community of Pakistan. Pakistan has almost more than 600 active blogs and over 3 million local and 25 million international readers for these Pakistani blogs, Blogging is a new emerging media.
First Pakistani Blog Awards were arranged by CIO Pakistan and Google Pakistan while these were sponsored by Dawn News.

Award Winning Blogs of 2010
Here is a category wise list of Winner Pakistani blogs and bloggers.
Category
Name
Blog URL
Best Celebrity Blog
Naveen Naqvi
naveenaqvi.com
Best Culture Blog
Yasir Niaz
yasirniaz.blogspot.com
Best Fashion Blog
Irfan Ahson
bridalfashions.wordpress.com
Best Gossip Blog
Rafaeel Akbar
blog.roofe.net
Best Humor Blog
Tazeen
tazeen-tazeen.blogspot.com/
Best Music Blog
Hammad Dar
koolmuzone.com
Best Photo Blog
Awais Yaqub
www.photopakistan.blogspot.com
Photo Blogger
Raja Islam
www.flickr.com/rajaislam
Photo Blogger
Muhammad Khabbab
lahoregardening.blogspot.com
Best Podcast
Teeth Maestro (Awab Alvi & Faisal Kapadia )
laidbackshow.com
Business Blog
Salma Jafri
wordpl.net
Best Current Affairs Blog:
Adil Najam
pakistaniat.com
Best Diarist
Momal Mushtaq
mm89.wordpress.com
Best Ezine
Sarosh Waiz
pakmediablog.net
Best Food Blog
Neelam Hamid
neelscorner.com
Travel Blog
Nabeel
eatntravel.pk
Urdu Blog
Fahad Kehar
abushamil.com
Best Political Coverage Blog
Ahsan butt
fiverupees.com
Best Sports Blog
Mudassir Aijaz
reverseswing.wordpress.com
Best Personal Blog
Salman Latif
salmanlatif.wordpress.com
Political blogger
Teeth Maestro
www.teeth.com.pk/blog
Best Individual Blogger
Awais Aftab
awaisaftab.blogspot.com
Best Automobile Blog
Mohammad Khan
caradvice.pk
Best Education Blog
Khurram Hassan Shafique
nextstepforward.net
Tips and Tricks
Qasim Imtiaz
cellplugin.blogspot.com
Best Gaming Blog
Ali Sharaq
actionradius.com/jdl
Best Technology (Domestic) Blog
Tech Lahore
techlahore.com
Best Technology (International) Blog
Haris Nadeem
sizzledcore.com
Best Technology (International) Blog
Imran Hussain
ithinkdiff.com
Best Technology (International) Blog
Taimur Asad
redmondpie.com
Best Technology (International) Blog
Saad Hamid
sizlopedia.com
Best News Media Channel
Adeel Ayub
geotauaisay.com
Best Online Community Blog
Yasir Nisar
www.flickr.com/groups/pakistaniphotographers
Activist Blogger
Sana Saleem
sanasaleem.com
Live Blogger
Fariha Akhtar
Tech hardware
Abdullah Saad
wccftech.com
Best Live Photo Blogger
Jamal Ashiqain
karachiart.blogspot.com/
Best Blog Aggregator
Asim Imtiaz, Ammar Yasir, Asad Ullah and Hamza Zafar
teabreak.pk
Best News Broken on a Blog
Farhan Janjua
guppu.com
Best Local Humor
Touseef Ikram
paksatire.com
Best Industry Support
Jehan Ara



Jul 8, 2010

How to Get A Credit Card in Pakistan?

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How to Get A Credit Card in Pakistan?

Credit Cards are also called as plastic money. It is widely used in western world but it is used in Pakistan too. The interest rate of loans taking through credit cards is much higher than any other bank loan.

Eligibility Criteria in Pakistan to Get A Credit Card
In Pakistan, different banks offers credit cards so the eligibility criteria may be different from bank to bank. But generally the banks requirements to its customer are as under:
  • He should be Pakistani resident.
  • His age should be at least 21 years.
  • Minimum verifiable income is Rs. 20,000.
  • Six months bank statement of customer's bank account.
  • NADRA's issued CNIC
  • Two references
  • One landline number
It is not necessary for a person to be an account holder of the same bank before applying for a credit card.

Banks That Offers Credit Cards in Pakistan
Following Banks offered credit cards in Pakistan. Type of credit card(s) which are offered by a bank are mentioned against the bank name.
Citi Bank - Master Card + Visa Card
RSB (Royal Bank of Scotland) - Master Card
Standard Chartered Bank - American Express Card + Visa Card
Askari Bank - Master Card
Bank Al-Falah - Visa Card
Allied Bank - Master Card
MCB Bank - Visa Card
UBL Bank - Visa Card

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