ISLAMABAD ( Web News ) In accordance with the timelines mentioned in Information Memorandum (IM) for the Spectrum Auction for Next Generation Mobile Services (NGMS) in Azad Jammu & Kashmir (AJ&K) and Gilgit Baltistan (GB) 2021, PTA received bids from CMPAK(Zong), PMCL (Jazz), PTML(Ufone) and Telenor Pakistan on 22nd SeptemberRead More →

ISLAMABAD ( Web News ) My Zong App (MZA) users are in for a big surprise as Zong brings a massive Rewards Competition on the app with hundreds of exciting prizes up for grabs throughout the month. Under the competition, multiple winners will be selected on the basis of theirRead More →

ISLAMABAD (PRESS RELEASE) In an ongoing effort to promote youth education and employment, Pakistan’s cellular and digital services front runner, Zong 4G, has joined hands with Punjab Skills Development Fund (PSDF) to launch an online course called ‘How to E-lance’. The course will equip 10,000 youth with the knowledge toRead More →

ISLAMABAD ( Web News ) The license signing ceremony of PTML (Ufone) was held today at PTA Headquarters, Islamabad. License was issued to Ufone against the spectrum auction for Next Generation Mobile Services (NGMS) in Pakistan 2021 which includes enhanced Network rollout obligations and Quality of Service standards to ensureRead More →

ISLAMABAD ( Web News ) The Universal Service Fund (USF) awarded contract worth approximately PKR 1.36 billion to Telenor for providing high-speed mobile broadband 4G services in Chaghi and Nushki districts of Balochistan province. Federal Minister for Information Technology and Telecommunication, Syed Amin Ul Haque and Chairman Senate, Sadiq SanjraniRead More →

KARACHI ( Web News ) Engro Enfrashare, a wholly owned subsidiary of Engro Corporation, has entered into an Islamic syndicate arrangement amounting to PKR 4,500 million, led by Meezan Bank and Faysal Bank. The proceeds raised through this Islamic syndication would be utilized to finance the development of tower sitesRead More →

ISLAMABAD ( Web News ) PTA has ensured a transparent and fair process. It has hired a reputed international consultancy firm: Frontier Economics to assist PTA in the entire auction process and the auction mechanism was designed based on best international practices and in accordance with the PPRA rules andRead More →

Lessons to take from spectrum auction Markets should decide on best price for any country ISLAMABAD ( Parvez Iftikhar ) Anyone, who had anything to do with the telecom sector, did not expect the entire offered spectrum to get sold in the latest spectrum auction. But no one thought thatRead More →

ISLAMABAD ( Web News ) Pakistan raised $279 million in a sale of telecom spectrum at the base price, with Pakistan Telecommunications Mobile Ltd. the sole bidder in an auction that was snubbed by the country’s three other major phone operators.   Pakistan Telecom’s unit Ufone won nine megahertz inRead More →

ISLAMABAD ( Web News ) Federal Secretary Ministry of IT and Telecommunication Dr. Sohail Rajput said that present government has export oriented technology based vision of the future. Secretary IT was addressing MoU signing ceremony for local manufacturing, sales & AMP; distribution of 4G/5G mobile handsets and terminal devices inRead More →

ISLAMABAD ( Web News ) Ambassador of United Arab Emirates (UAE) to Pakistan Hamad Obaid Ibrahim Al-Zaabi called on Federal Minister for IT and Telecommunication Syed Amin Ul Haque here on Thursday. Federal Minister for IT welcomed the UAE Ambassador in his office, and during meeting matters of mutual interests,Read More →

ISLAMABAD ( Web News ) Federal Minister for IT and Telecommunication Syed Amin Ul Haque has said that the steps are underway for fulfilling digital Pakistan vision. He said our steps in the IT and Telecom sector are more than other countries in the region. The Federal Minister for ITRead More →