Public and private sector leaders, including  Maj. Gen. Amir Azeem Bajwa, Chairman of the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority, discussed accelerating 5G connectivity at recent SAMENA Telecommunication Council Leaders’ Summit A dedicated “Huawei 5G Ecosystem Conference” was held for the third consecutive year under the theme “Unleash 5G potential, build a betterRead More →

ISLAMABAD ( BMZ REPORT ) To celebrate its achievement for becoming best performer in almost all voice and data service quality elements amongst all Next Generation Mobile Services (NGMS) licensees, a cake cutting ceremony was organized by Zong at Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) Headquarters.  Chairman PTA, Dr. Syed Ismail Shah,Read More →

KARACHI ( ASLAM SHAH ) Police has registered an First Information Report (FIR) No, 49/2016 under section 7-Anti Terrorism Act (ATA), Official Secret Act-1923, Sec-4, Telephone & Telegraph Act-1885 (25), 420, 506/34 at Police Station Aziz Bhatti against the Chairman Pakistan Telecommunication Authorith (PTA), the President/Chief Executive Officer (CEO) PakistanRead More →

ISLAMABAD ( BMZ REPORT ) Discussing the taxation structure of the Telecommunications and ICT industries, the Chairman Pakistan Telecommunications Authority (PTA) – Syed Ismail Shah along with the Member HRD, Ministry of Information Technology, Government of Pakistan – Mr. Tahir Mushtaq expressed agreement with the comment of Ms. Jehan Ara,Read More →

  Government decided to end ICH charges on all incoming traffic to provide relief to Pakistanis living abroad. Anusha Rehman ISLAMABAD ( ABRAR MUSTAFA ) Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) on Friday announced that more than 62.74 million SIMs have been verified so far against 47.76 million Computerized National Identity Cards (CNICs). At aRead More →

ISLAMABAD ( BMZ REPORT ) Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) alongwith Federal Investigation agency (FIA) conducted two successful raids in Sialkot and seized 09 functional illegal VoIP gateway exchanges. According to details PTA and FIA teams through combined efforts carried out first raid at Flat No. 103, Khan Plaza, Rangpura Chowk,Read More →

ISLAMABAD ( ABRAR MUSTAFA ) Chairman Pakistan Telecom Authority, Dr. Ismail Shah said government has decided to abolish APC which was the main cause of grey traffic.  He said that they were hopeful that with this step to save foreign exchange as well as illegal traffic from abroad to Pakistan. Read More →