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PTA’s smuggled phone blocking system is launching this week

Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) is launching a comprehensive initiative to discourage smuggling and theft of mobile devices, by blocking...

May 8 ·>

Govt must unban Telegram, Digital Rights Foundation demands

Last November, Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) instructed PTCL to ban a popular messaging app, Telegram. Known for its encrypted...

May 5 ·>

PTA approves investment in telecom infrastructure services company

Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has recently given approval to edotco Pakistan Private Limited (edotco PK) on the change of shareholding in...

May 5 ·>
The government of Pakistan has temporarily suspended the internet services i.e. wireless data services, 3G, 4G/LTE, GPRS of CMOs and PTCL in Balochistan.

Pakistan govt may consider a ban on night packages and reduce the tax on PKR 100 card

On Wednesday, Pakistan’s Senate Standing Committee on Finance, Income, and Financial Affairs recommended that a ban should be imposed...

May 3 ·>

Pakistan now has 53 million 3G and 4G subscribers, PTA

The number of internet users in Pakistan is rising fastly. According to report by Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA), the...

Apr 25 ·>

PTA has blocked 0.4 million porn websites

In its move to provide filtered and secure browsing on the internet in Pakistan, Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has...

Apr 2 ·>

Muhammad Naveed appointed as the new Chairman PTA

PTA has announced a new acting Chairman, Muhammad Naveed, after not being able to find a suitable replacement for...

Mar 29 ·>

PTA will now be recording user data from every public Wi-Fi Hotspot

Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has recently devised some rules regarding the user information on public Wi-Fi Hotspots. As per...

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Mar 17 ·>

PTA to deploy “national firewall” to block sensitive content in Pakistan

Even without a chairman, PTA (Pakistan Telecommunication Authority) is still in action to make things better. Recently, it has...

Feb 21 ·>

Govt still couldn’t appoint Chairman PTA, job may be re-advertised

Back in 2017, the Pakistani government was directed by LHC (Lahore High Court) to appoint a chairman of PTA...

Feb 19 ·>

Pakistan set to expedite branchless banking with Fintech by mid-2018

Fintech is going to revolutionize the financial sector of Pakistan by the mid of 2018, as the telecom regulator,...

Jan 8 ·>

Lahore High Court orders Govt to find new Chairman PTA in 30 days

As the tenure of Dr. Ismail Shah, Chairman Pakistan Telecommunication Authorities (PTA) had completed on November 13, 2017, so...

Dec 21 ·>
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More than 47 Million 3G/4G subscribers in Pakistan: PTA

Internet in Pakistan is increasing rapidly this year. Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has announced that the 3G/4G users had...

Dec 19 ·>