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PTA introduces measures to block spam, unwanted calls and messages

Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has recently introduced measures that enable the public to block spam and unwanted calls and...

Jan 24 · 46 sec read >

Telecom sector added Rs278bn to Pakistan’s exchequer in 2020: report

The telecom sector’s titanic status in Pakistan prevails as a recent report released by the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA)...

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Jan 15 · 1 min read >

PTA has approached social media platforms to block the sacrilegious film “Lady of Heaven”

The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has approached multiple social media platforms and directed them to remove the trailers of...

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Jan 4 · 46 sec read >

Jazz takes the lead in 4G in the Quality of Service Survey by PTA for Q4 2020

The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has published the results of the independent cellular Quality of Service (QoS) survey for...

Dec 31 · 49 sec read >
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PTA issues notices to Google and Wikipedia over sacrilegious content on the platforms

Following a summoning issued by the Chief Justice of the Lahore High Court over the matter, the Pakistan Telecommunications...

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Dec 25 · 54 sec read >

Zong slaps PTA with a Rs. 600 billion notice for damages to the operator

In a reply to the fine slapped by the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) on Zong CMPak amounting to $29.5...

Dec 17 · 1 min read >
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Zong heavily fined by PTA over illegal use of spectrum, asked to stop immediately

The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority has ordered China Mobile Pakistan Limited, better known as Zong 4G, to pay $29.5 million...

Dec 15 · 44 sec read >

DIRBS brings in PKR 90 billion in custom duties in 2019-2020

In a press release, Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has revealed that since the implementation of the Device Identification Registration...

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Dec 9 · 51 sec read >
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PTA unveils strategy for faster 4G LTE and 5G in Pakistan

Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has published “Rolling Spectrum Strategy 2020-2023”, observing that C-band (3.6 – 4.2 GHz) is a...

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Nov 4 · 2 min read >

Online hate speech in Pakistan has increased in 2020, says report

According to a press statement released by the Freedom Network group on Wednesday, online space for freedom of expression...

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Oct 29 · 1 min read >

PTA confronts Twitter over fake news and anti-Pakistan propaganda

Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has approached the Twitter administration to immediately sensitize its moderation teams and ensure that the...

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Oct 23 · 1 min read >

Rules for the blocking and removal of unlawful online content set by the Federal Government

The Federal Government has notified the rules for the blocking and removal of unlawful content online for 2020. The...

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Oct 21 · 1 min read >