Pakistan 2017-11-08T07:06:27+00:00

The economy of Pakistan is the 25th largest in the world in terms of purchasing power parity, and 42nd largest in terms of nominal gross domestic product, having GDP of 270 billion USD (2015)

Unemployment Rate in Pakistan decreased to 5.90 percent in 2015 from 6 percent in 2014. Unemployment Rate in Pakistan averaged 5.46 percent from 1985 until 2015, reaching an all-time high of 7.80 percent in 2002 and a record low of 3.10 percent in 1987.

Key Background Checks

Description:

Verify the employment history of the candidate

Mandatory details:

Name of the candidate, Previous employment employee id, National Identity details, Signed release. Additional details may be required depending on the requirements


Output:

Will include employment genuiness, tenure and designation. May include salary of the candidate, any adverse comments, eligibility for rehire and reporting manager name

Terms:

Verification of entrepreneurs and freelancers may not be possible.Typically 15% of these checks remain unverified despite AuthBridgeOnline’s best efforts either because the previous organization has ceased to exist, merged with another entity, does not have records beyond a certain date, does not entertain verification as a policy, Reporting Manager’s number is non contactable, is not responding despite stated number of attempts or does not have a digital presence. These checks will also be considered as “Completed” and no refund will be applicable. AuthBridgeOnline and its verification partners will make a maximum of 5 attempts via e-mail or telephone to procure the required information from HR or later with the Reporting Manager. In case an external database fee is there, the client shall be charged the same. No refund will be applicable in case the client wants to retrieve the check

Description:

Confirms existence of a candidate’s criminal case record by searching government authority databases.

Mandatory details:

Will include name of the candidate, national Identity details. Additional details may be required depending on the requirements

Output:

Will include details of the convictions based on the searched databases.

Terms:

Not all the databases contain information with unique identifiers (National ID). This may result in multiple matches, none of which may be the candidate. Until and Unless a concrete proof is there, ABO shall assume the case as clear. Also, the level of detail will depend on the nature of the database and the laws of the country. For further information, please visit the FAQ section at the bottom of the page

Description:

To verify whether the identity of the individual is genuine upto a certain limit based on available data

Mandatory details:

Will include name of the candidate, National ID details. Additional details may be sought in case further needs arise.

Output:

Will include whether the national id number matches with the name of the person. May include details about Permanent address, and family


Terms:

The National Identity verification will be able to verify only that information which is present in the databse. The National ID verification may not gurantee the genuinity of the document itself. For further information, please visit FAQ section below.

Description:

Verify the education qualifications of the candidate

Mandatory details:

Will include Name of the candidate, name of the degree, Course name, national ID number, Student ID. Additional details may be required depending on the requirements


Output:

Will include education genuiness, Course name, Year of Passing. May include candidate grade, credits of the candidate, and details about major and minor


Terms:

Typically 15% of these checks may take much longer than expected Turn-around Time to complete due to temporary closure of Institutes during vacation time, festival season, examination or local disturbances. ARS would endeavor to minimize the impact of such closures on its delivery. In case an external database usage is required, the client shall be notified of the same. No refund will be applicable in case the client wants to retrieve the check In case a field visit is required owing to the digital absence of the company, additional fees may be applicable. AuthBridgeOnline will notify the user of the same. In case the education institute is not government recognized, or in the black list, ABO shall report the case as discrepant. For further details, please visit the FAQ section at the bottom of the page

Applicable Laws

As such there is no specific privacy law existent in Pakistan. Moreover, there are no decided cases that are dealt with on this issue; however, data privacy is covered under some other legislations in Pakistan. Privacy laws are usually relied upon by the judgements given in U.K. Courts or other common law countries. Further, in order to uphold the global screening standards and policies, written consent from the candidate is acquired.

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