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BLS International wins five Gulf country contract for Islamic Republic of Afghanistan
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 4:25:56 AM - By News Bureau
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Afghanistan Ambassador in UAE H E Mr Abdul Farid Zikria while signing the contract with senior officials from BLS International
NEW DELHI : BLS International Services Ltd., world’s largest Indian specialist service provider for outsourcing of visa, passport and attestation services to the governments and diplomatic missions globally, signs the contract with Embassy of Afghanistan in UAE representing the Afghanistan Mission in UAE, Qatar, Oman, Bahrain, Kuwait. Under this partnership, BLS International will be providing consular services through registration of Afghan citizens, etc.

As per the contract, BLS international will open Application Centers in United Arab Emirates (UAE), Kuwait, Oman, Bahrain and Qatar for the Embassy of Afghanistan. This contract has been signed to provide efficient and well-organized services to Afghan citizens who are living in Gulf Zone Countries.

On this occasion, Mr. Shikhar Aggarwal, Joint Managing Director, BLS International Services Limited said, “Our endeavor has always been to facilitate state-of the-art services to our clients by creating value for our stakeholders around the globe. We at BLS have reinvented the wheel of Citizen Services by making it a holistic solution with dedicated and professional teams that bring highest level of customer satisfaction. We are glad to partner with Afghanistan Embassy in UAE to provide a framework to enable registration and identification Management for Afghan citizens in Gulf countries.”

While signing the contract, Afghanistan Ambassador in UAE, H.E Mr. Abdul Farid Zikria said, “We have partnered with BLS International looking at their outreach across the world and strong foothold in Gulf region and we hope this association to be fruitful. We at the Embassy intend to provide Quality services with efficient processes to our citizens in Gulf countries in which BLS has expertise.”

The contract was signed by Afghanistan Ambassador in UAE, H.E Mr. Abdul Farid Zikria in the presence of Deputy Head of Mission, Mr. Naser Jamal along with senior officials from BLS International.

With this contract, the registered citizens can exercise a wide range of rights such as the one to property, privacy, freedom of movement and obtaining passport, person’s eligibility to vote and free choice of place of residence, as well as access to social services like education, health care and retirement pension.

About BLS International: BLS International is the world’s largest Indian specialist service provider for outsourcing of visa, passport and attestation services to the governments and diplomatic missions globally since 2005. From pre-travel information processes, data processing and biometrics capture of applicants to acceptance of crucial travel documents, BLS plays the catalyst in making travelling easy and effortless. BLS has operations in more than 53 countries and is providing services through 164 offices worldwide. BLS is also an authorized Service Provider for attestation of documents by the Ministry of External Affairs, India.

Globally, BLS International serves client governments via visa & passport application centers across Asia, Africa, Europe, South America, North America and the Middle East for over nine client governments.

BLS International has operations certified ISO 9001:2008 for Quality Management Systems, ISO 270001-2013 for Information Security Management Systems. The company is listed on the National Stock Exchange (NSE), the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) and Metropolitan Stock Exchange of India Ltd.

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BLS international
Application Centers
United Arab Emirates
Embassy of Afghanistan
Afghanistan Ambassador in UAE
H.E Mr Abdul Farid Zikria
Deputy Head of Mission
Naser Jamal
Shikhar Aggarwal
Joint Managing Director
BLS International Services Limited