ISLAMABD (SPECIAL REPORT) Prime Minister Raja Pervaiz Ashraf has appointed Mr Farooq Ahmad Awan as in Chairman Pakistan Telecom Authority. It must be stated here that the Cabinet Division opposed not only the membership but also the chairmenship of Mr Awan. But Mrs Nargis Sethi sent a summary of membershipRead More →

ISLAMABAD (MEDIA) Perturbed over allegations of Rs47 billion sales tax evasion over the past five years, telecom operators will try to bail themselves out by bringing forth the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority’s position that the interconnection charges are ‘expenses’ and not `income’ under the Calling Party Pays regime. During back-to-back meetingsRead More →

Authorities in South Korea have arrested two computer programmers suspected of hacking into Korea Telecom’s customer database and stealing personal information on approximately 8.7 million mobile subscribers. According to the provider, these data included user names, telephone numbers, and resident registration numbers. Police are also investigating seven other suspects accusedRead More →

ISLAMABAD (MEDIA) Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) has introduced an exclusive Broadband ‘Student Basic Package’ with an amazing offer of free Wi-Fi, designed to meet the ever growing needs of students. This special package comes at an unbeatable price of Rs.1099 only with 1Mbps unlimited Broadband downloading and Wi-Fi absolutelyRead More →

LAHORE (MEDIA) Warid brings its valued customers the smartest way to communicate. Let your Blackberry fit in with your lifestyle and get the value you have always wanted. With Warid you can have the  BlackBerry universe at your fingertips at a remarkable price of only Rs. 350 / month. BlackBerryRead More →

ISLAMABAD (MEDIA) Appointed as Member of Telecom Authority after this appointment authority is completed and the next step is select chairman of authority. Farooq Ahmad Awan is being considered to be the best possible choice for the post. But to be selected he will have to resign from his postRead More →

ISLAMABAD (MEDIA) NetSol Technologies CEO and Chairman Salim Ghauri said on Wednesday that the IT industry will be highly visible in the country’s economy within the next five years. Talking to a private news channel, he said over 1,000 IT companies are operating in the country with over 100,000 employees;Read More →

ISLAMABAD (MEDIA) The Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) on Thursday offered a Voluntary Separation Scheme (VSS) to its more than 50 percent employees, which will cost it around eight to 10 billion rupees. “Of the total existing staff of 30,000, we are offering VSS to 16,000 employees,” Senior Executive ViceRead More →

ISLAMABAD (MEDIA) Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) recently held an Inter-Departmental Badminton Tournament at its vast Sports Club in F-8, Islamabad. “The PTCL Inter-Departmental Badminton Tournament is an exciting new initiative by the Company’s employees,” said President & CEO PTCL, Walid Irshaid, who was the chief guest on the occasion.Read More →

Lahore (MEDIA) Keeping in view the sanctity of the holy month of Ramadan when pilgrims from all over Pakistan travel to the Middle East to perform Umrah, Warid introduces discounted International Roaming and International calling rates for Saudi Arabia. Both Warid Prepaid and Postpaid customers travelling to Saudi Arabia canRead More →