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PTA Aims to Reduce Interconnect Charges for Telcos

PTA is seeking to reduce mobile termination rate which is 111-198 percent higher in Pakistan than in other countries
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Arif Shafique Joins Nokia Pakistan as Country Manager

Arif Shafique has been appointed as the Country Head of HMD Global for Pakistan & Afghanistan. HMD Global is the company behind the Nokia smartphones.Arif Shafique is the renowned name in the smartphone industry....
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How can Alibaba Transform Online Shopping in Pakistan?

After the acquisition of Daraz, Alibaba, the Chinese giant is aiming to set foot directly in Pakistan soon. So How would it shape the industry? Read on to find out
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Govt Postpones Deadline To Block Mobile Phones in Pakistan

The government of Pakistan has postponed the decision to activate DIRBS - software that is designed to stop the mobile phone smuggling in Pakistan
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PTA to Postpone the Date of Blocking Unverified Mobile Phones

Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) is going to postpone the date of blocking smuggled and non-compliant mobile phones, at least for a week or more, reports The News.The development came after a delegation of All...
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Supreme Court Suspends Service Tax On Postpaid Cellular Service

Supreme Court has just suspended the additional services tax on postpaid cellular service. The apex court issued order while hearing the case regarding unacceptable taxes imposed on citizens by the government and telecom sector.Federal...
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National Telecom Corp Partners With Dell EMC For Data Centers in Pakistan

As per Government of Pakistan’s vision about “Digital Pakistan”, National Telecommunications Corporation (NTC) has signed a MoU with Dell EMC to build their digital future, making Dell EMC the solution provider for NTC’s data...
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Samsung Mobile Phone Prices Increase in Pakistan

As the dollar is flying higher, the prices of mobiles have started to go up. Samsung mobile phones prices in Pakistan have increased in a recent episode.
Used Mobile Phones will be used for 2020 Olympics medals

Is Your Mobile Phone PTA Verified? It Might Get Blocked in Pakistan

PTA has decided to block mobile devices in Pakistan. Here is our complete guide to help you save your precious mobile phone.
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Spam Calls to Constitute Almost 50% of Worldwide Calls in 2019

A report by the call protection company, First Orion, claims you should expect more spam calls to come and the number will reach at almost 50% of worldwide calls
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Telenor Group President Admires Positive Economic Outlook in Pakistan

Mr. Sigve Brekke, President & CEO of Telenor Group, met Pakistan Foreign Minister Mr. Shah Mehmood Qureshi and.....
Education through smartphone

1.2 Billion People Receiving Education Through Smartphones Globally

Expansion of mobile networks benefits us in different ways. From education to smartphones to emerging businesses, network expansion is aiding us in many ways