PTA

Senate board recommends a change in mobile phones registration system

A Senate body has requested the ministry of information technology (IT) to review the proposed registration system for mobile...

Mar 14 ·>

Mobile service providers express concern over delay in licence renewal

Mobile service providers show concerns as the deadline for the expiry of their licenses is near and the government...

Mar 13 ·>

PTA raising awareness for general public to secure their mobile phones

In its move to raise awareness of the security and privacy issues faced by the millions of mobile phone...

Mar 11 ·>
Mobile users

PTA will start recording user data from public hotspots soon

Pakistan Telecommunication Authority has issued a notification stating it will start regulating public hotspots to make sure service providers...

Mar 8 ·>

PTA urges WhatsApp users to enable two-step verification

Your WhatsApp can be hijacked by anyone having the authentication code WhatsApp provided you, to make sure that you...

Feb 28 ·>

There are more than 61 million 3G/4G users in Pakistan, according to PTA

According to the latest stats released by Pakistan Telecommunication Authority, 3G/4G users have crossed the 61 million mark in...

Jan 30 ·>

Government will launch a portal of mobile registration and tax payment soon

We recently saw that PTA has delayed the date of the implementation of Device Identification Registration and Blocking System (DIRBS)...

Jan 16 ·>

PTA indefinitely extends registration deadline for mobile phones

On the suggestion of the Senate Standing Committee on Information Technology & Telecommunication, Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) on Thursday...

Oct 22 ·>

PTA asked to extend the deadline for mobile phones registration

The Senate Standing Committee on Information Technology has asked Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) to postpone the October 20th deadline...

Oct 18 ·>

150.3 million Pakistanis have access to cellular subscriptions, PTA report

The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) announced on 23rd June that the number of cellular service subscribers has reached the...

Jun 25 ·>

IT exports growth rate jumped to 125% over the last five years, Anusha Rehman

Anusha Reman, Federal Minister for Information and Technology said that Pakistan has entered the era of digitization through revolution,...

May 17 ·>

This is how you can check whether your smartphone is PTA approved or not

PTA has developed a Device Identification Registration & Blocking System (DIRBS) to facilitate customers and help them check whether...

May 14 ·>

PTA just launched DIRBS, its system to block stolen/smuggled mobile phones

Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) launched on Thursday the Mobile Devices Identification, Registration and Blocking Regulation System (DIRBS) to block...

May 10 ·>