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3 days ago

News

The Minister for Information Technology (IT) and Telecom, Mrs. Anusha Rahman has formally handed over the technology neutral 4G license for the 10 MHz of frequency spectrum 850 MHz to ex-CEO of Telenor Pakistan, Mr. Michael Foley. Couple of weeks ago, Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) had issued official license to Telenor for 4G spectrum. However,…

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1 week ago

Incubators

In the presence of Secretary General International Telecommunications Union, Houlin Zhao and Minister of State for Information Technology and Telecom, Anusha Rahman Khan; the official inauguration ceremony of Jazz National Incubation Center (NIC) was held in Islamabad at the National Information Technology Board (NITB) yesterday. Some notable representatives also graced the event that includes the…

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2 weeks ago

News

Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has finally issued the pending license to Telenor for its 4G spectrum. The permission came soon after the withholding tax of USD 39.5 million was paid by Telenor which the Norwegian company refused to pay in earlier June. Although Telenor managed to secure the license of 850 MHZ at a base…

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2 weeks ago

Business

The parent company of Mobilink, VimpelCom, has said that the Mobilink-Warid merger will create 5000 jobs in Pakistan. Moreover, it will also invest $1 billion in Pakistan over the next 5 years, with $300 million to be invested in the current year on the extension and up-gradation of the cellular services in Pakistan. While addressing…

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4 weeks ago

Technology

Increasing exposure, expanding networks, and some good marketing campaigns by multinational telecom companies; internet penetration in Pakistan has seen a consistent rise. Telecom gurus have predicted that the advent of 3G and 4G will revolutionize mobile internet consumption in Pakistan. According to a latest report published by Akamai, a Content Delivery Network (CDN) services provider,…

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4 weeks ago

Announcements

The VimpelCom, Global Telecom Holding (GTH), together with Warid Telecom Pakistan and Bank Alfalah (Dhabi Group shareholders), has announced the completion of the transaction today to merge Pakistan Mobile Communications Limited (Mobilink) and Warid Telecom (Warid), creating Pakistan’s next generation digital telecommunications provider. High-speed mobile communication along with best-in-class digital mobile network will benefit a…

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1 month ago

Announcements

Are you a passionate individual about driving a social, economic and environmental change in your community? Do you have enough experience in your kitty to apply for the position? Does your age fall in the bracket of 20-28 in 2016? If the answer to all these questions is YES then good news awaits your attention….

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2 months ago

Announcements

Telenor Group has today selected Irfan Wahab Khan as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Telenor Pakistan. It is the very first incident of a Pakistani becoming the CEO of Telenor ever since they started their operation in Pakistan. After acquiring 850MHZ spectrum license and becoming only 3rd 4G operation in the country, Telenor Pakistan…

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2 months ago

Announcements

According to the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA), Telenor Pakistan has provisionally won a leftover 850MHZ spectrum license. Telenor, which is an existing 3G mobile broadband internet service provider in the country, was the only bidder for the spectrum auction, Next Generation Mobile Services (NGMS). There were certain rules and regulations that were well-defined prior to…

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2 months ago

News

One of Pakistan’s largest mobile network operators, ZONG, has decided to relaunch its brand. The move will primarily see the complete overhaul of its logo along with the repositioning of the brand as well as its overall presence of the brand in the market that they intend to carry out in the future. The apparent…

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