Telecom

Pakistan’s Rs. 30 tax on each Rs. 100 spent on mobile services is the highest in the world: experts

In a webinar organised by the Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE) titled “Internet for all”, leading technology experts...

Jun 4 ·>

Govt set to generate $1bn through auction of next-gen mobile spectrum

The government is all set to bag more than $1 billion by offering minimum spectrum for telecom companies in...

May 29 ·>

Pakistan’s cellular subscribers exceed 183m in March

According to the latest figures released by the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) on Saturday, cellular subscriptions in Pakistan crossed...

May 13 ·>

FIA arrests cellular companies’ employees part of a gang illegally activating SIM cards

The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has apprehended a gang involved in illegally activating SIM cards by arresting the suspects,...

May 10 ·>

Huawei Pakistan created 10,000 jobs & paid $120 million in tax revenue from 2018 to 2020, VP says

The Vice President of Huawei Middle East Region Li Xiangyu has revealed that Huawei has played a crucial role...

May 5 ·>

Pakistan’s auction of mobile telephone spectrum set for June

The auction for mobile telephone spectrum is expected to be held in June. The consultant firm onboarded by the...

May 3 ·>

PTA extends support to Sri Lanka for mobile number portability

The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has extended training and technical support to the Telecommunications Regulatory Commission of Sri Lanka...

May 1 ·>

Interior Sindh inches towards the Digital Age, gets high speed internet

In a groundbreaking development, high-speed broadband has become available to some of the key areas from the Interior Sindh,...

Apr 29 ·>

Broadband subscriptions in Pakistan reach 100 million

Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) announced on Friday that broadband subscriptions in the country have reached the 100 million mark....

Apr 3 ·>

Careem expands its Corporate Portfolio, partners with PTCL

Careem, the Super App for the greater Middle East and Pakistan, has entered into a strategic partnership with Pakistan...

Mar 25 ·>

PTA registered 2,968 Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) & sent 2 billion Corona Virus awareness messages in a year

On Wednesday, the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) announced that it had sent 2 billion Corona Virus awareness messages since...

Mar 25 ·>

PTA orders telco firms to improve services, promises to resolve issues of businessmen

According to an emphatic statement delivered by Chairman Major General (Retd) Amir Azeem Bajwa, the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA)...

Mar 23 ·>
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Global telecom giant VEON acquires full ownership of Jazz

Dutch telecom megafirm, VEON Ltd, a leading global provider of connectivity and internet services, has successfully concluded the acquisition...

Mar 23 ·>