ISLAMABAD ( STAFF REPORTER ) The Standing Committee on Cabinet Secretariat in its meeting held today directed Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) to assert its regulatory role on telecommunication sector for improvement in service delivery and coverage in far flung areas. The Committee also directed PTA to take stringent measures toRead More →

ISLAMABAD ( PRESS RELEASE ) Zong, China Mobile Pakistan (CMPak),  today successfully conducted 5G trials. The event was attended by Mr. Shoaib Ahmed Siddiqui, Secretary Information Technology and Telecommunication division on behalf of Dr. Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui, Federal Minister for Information Technology and Telecommunication, Maj. Gen. (Retd.) Amir Azeem Bajwa,Read More →

ISLAMABAD ( PRESS RELEASE ) Two days’ training workshop on 5G networks organized by Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) in collaboration with GSM Association (GSMA) concluded in Islamabad. Workshop was arranged under the ‘PTA-GSMA Capacity Building Centre of Excellence Program’. The workshop covered the underlying technology of 5G, its evolution phasesRead More →

ISLAMABAD (PRESS RELEASE) Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has wishes to state that, Pakistan has been ranked number “1” for the provision of most affordable telecom services amongst 139 countries according to World Economic Forum’s Network Readiness Index Report ahead of India, Bangladesh and Srilanka in the South Asian region, whichRead More →

ISLAMABAD (PRESS RELEASE) Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) in collaboration with Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) organized a workshop on “Domain Name System (DNS) Abuse and Misuse” at PTA Headquarters Islamabad, to build capacity and skills of senior technical officials from PTA, telecom sector and other stakeholders. TheRead More →

KARACHI (MEDIA REPORT) Calendar year 2018 turned out to be eventful for the telecom sector of Pakistan when it saw many highs and lows. However, the second half of the year was more phenomenal compared to the first. The year kicked off with Oman Telecommunication Company (Omantel) exiting WorldCall TelecomRead More →