mobile phone expensive, increase in import duty Federal Excise Duty enforced on more than three minutes mobile phone calls ISLAMABAD (Web News) The federal government announced to increase the duty to import mobile phones. In the national Assembly, Federal Finance Minister Shaukat Tareen’s budget presented of financial year 2021-22 DuringRead More →

The new research paper analyses global 5G adoption, technical trends and the market landscape LAHORE (PRESS RELEASE) realme, the world’s fastest growing smartphone brand, today released a whitepaper titled “Making 5G Global: Accessibility for All” in partnership with Counterpoint Research. The paper explores the adoption of 5G smartphones globally, theRead More →

ISLAMABAD  (Web News ) Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has received PKR 15.82 billion (equivalent of USD 103.17 million) against second instalment of License Renewal Fee from two Cellular Mobile Operators (CMOs); Telenor Pakistan and Pakistan Mobile Communication Ltd. (Jazz). The amount is being deposited in Federal Consolidated Fund (FCF) asRead More →

ISLAMABAD ( Web News ) Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has issued Mobile Device Manufacturing Authorizations to 19 foreign and local companies for the production of mobile devices (2G/3G/4G ) locally. Initially valid for next 10 years, the manufacturers may also establish their own new brand under the authorization, helping inRead More →

ISLAMABAD ( Web News ) The Universal Service Fund (USF) awarded contract worth approximately PKR 344 Million to Jazz for providing High Speed Mobile Broadband services in Jacobabad, Shikarpur & Kashmore districts of Sindh province. Federal Minister for Information Technology (IT) and Telecommunication, Syed Amin Ul Haque, Federal Minister forRead More →

ISLAMABAD ( Web News ) In line with the Government’s vision of promoting tourism across the country, Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) and the telecom operators are focusing on improving telecommunication services in areas full of tourism potential. To provide better communication facilities to the mountaineers and trekkers, a 4G BaseRead More →

During the pandemic, information and Communication Technologies played a crucial role by bridging physical distances Naveed Khalid Butt. The annual World Telecommunication and Information Society Day (WTISD) is being observed  (May 17th). The day emphasizes the need of connecting the world through technology across geographical boundaries and socioeconomic barriers. TheRead More →

SCO unveils special offer to celebrate Eid-Ul-Fitr Special Communications Organization (SCO), the leading telecommunication company in Azad Jammu & Kashmir (AJ&K) and Gilgit Baltistan (GB), announced the launch of its latest offer on the occasion of Eid-Ul-Fitr, The new offer includes 2000 minutes of local voice calls, 2000 MB DataRead More →