Rationalization Plan for 1800 MHz Spectrum Completed ISLAMABAD ( Web News )  Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has conducted Spectrum Auction in Pakistan in September 2021 in accordance with the Policy Directive of Government of Pakistan issued on 4th August 2021.  Accordingly, a rationalization plan in 1800 MHz spectrum band wasRead 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 ) 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 →

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 ) 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 )  The government on approved a new spectrum policy for commercial auction of next generation mobile and internet service after which connectivity of mobile phones and broadband facility will improve in urban as well as far-flung areas of the country. The decision was taken at aRead More →

ISLAMABAD ( WEB DESK ) Prime Minister Imran Khan has directed authorities concerned to pay special attention for improvement of mobile and internet services in remote and backward areas of the country. Addressing a meeting on spectrum auction and improving mobile and internet services in the country in Islamabad todayRead More →

ISLAMABAD ( MEDIA REPORT ) Jazz has emerged as the only bidder for the auction of Next Generation Mobile Services 3G/4G spectrum auction and will get it at base price of $295 million. Pakistan Telecom Authority has announced that it will hold spectrum auction on 24th May 2017. The deadlineRead More →

ISLAMABAD ( BMZ REPORT ) The 3rd meeting of the Advisory Committee for the Auction of unsold Next Generation Mobile Services (NGMS) Spectrum was held under the chairpersonship of the Minister of State for IT Mrs. Anusha Rehman. The meeting was attended by Secretary IT Mr. Rizwan Bashir Khan, Chairman PTARead More →

ISLAMABAD ( ABRAR MUSTAFA ) Islamabad High Court has directed Attorney General to submit his response on legal reservations against Telenor’s recent 4G spectrum auction. Zong, Mobilink and Warid have submitted a petition against Telenor’s new 4G spectrum in Islamabad High Court. Zong’s legal team pointed out in the courtRead More →