In a bid to disrupt the digital financial services ecosystem, Dubai Islamic Bank Pakistan Limited (DIBP) has signed a partnership agreement to onboard Bookme.pk as its newest digital alliance partner on the bank’s digital platform.
This arrangement will allow Dubai Islamic Bank to offer ‘Digital Ticketing’ services to all DIBP Mobile App, Internet Banking and Digital Wallet App users across Pakistan. Bookme.pk is Pakistan’s largest digital ticketing platform for Bus & Airlines with a customer base of over 4.5 million across Pakistan.
This partnership aims to enable all Dubai Islamic Bank customers to purchase the cheapest online tickets from the largest portfolio of transport buses, airlines and various other segments, directly from their mobile App and Internet Banking portal.
Customers simply will have to log into their DIBP Mobile app, purchase discounted tickets, checkout with their existing bank accounts, and instantly receive their e-tickets on email along with text message confirmation on their registered cell phone number.
Speaking on the occasion Mr. Junaid Ahmed, CEO Dubai Islamic Bank Pakistan, said:
“This is an exceptional offering through which Dubai Islamic Bank Pakistan will be able to tap into a completely new online segment of Digital Ticketing while providing the convenience of instant booking from the palm of your hand, with clearly no hassle or no need to carry a physical ticket. Customers will come a step closer to paperless financial services coupled with a delightful checkout experience.”
Also commenting on the development, CEO of Bookme.pk Mr. Faizan Aslam said:
“There is a great shift in consumer behavior towards digital financial services and we are proud to partner with DIBP to offer a one-stop-shop online ticketing solution for all DIBP customers. We are constantly trying to innovate & expand our services throughout all digital channels to make online ticketing convenient and accessible to all our customers. We look forward to building on this partnership and maintaining a long term strategic partnership with DIBP for the ennoblement of e-ticketing services.”