3G services in Dera Bugti, Kharan-Washuk

3G services in Dera Bugti

Ufone has launched 3G services in Dera Bugti and Kharan-Washuk areas of Balochistan. The Universal Service Fund (USF) and Ufone signed a contract worth Rs. 2.8 billion for mobile and 3G internet services launch in the aforementioned areas of Balochistan. The Ufone cellular and internet services will be able to connect almost 600, 000 people living in More...

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5G in Pakistan
By Faiza Malik On Monday, June 5th, 2017

Mobile Internet to Test 5G in Pakistan

The telecom regulators have started working towards setting technical standards and inviting applications from mobile operators for the spectrum award to test mobile internet 5G in Pakistan by 2020. Pakistan Telecommunication More...

Pakistan Telecom Sector Revenue
By Faiza Malik On Thursday, June 1st, 2017

Pakistan Telecom Sector Revenue Expected to Grow in 2017

The recently released Economic Survey of Pakistan 2017 showed that during the first two quarters of the Financial Year 2016-17, the Pakistan telecom sector revenue reached an estimated Rs. 234.9 billion. According More...

Fiber Leasing Agreement
By Faiza Malik On Saturday, May 27th, 2017

PTCL and Telenor Pakistan signed Fiber Leasing Agreement

For the second consecutive year, PTCL and Telenor Pakistan have signed the Fiber Leasing Agreement, a fiber back-haul and infrastructure sharing agreement. Enabling delivery of quality communication services for More...

LTE Services by Augere Pakistan
By Faiza Malik On Thursday, May 25th, 2017

Corporate LTE Services by Augere Pakistan in 11 Cities

Corporate LTE services by Augere Pakistan makes it the first Pakistani to launch Corporate LTE in 11 cities of Pakistan. As of now LTE service can only be accessed by mobile phone users, however, now with the introduction More...

Summer Internship Programs
By Faiza Malik On Friday, May 19th, 2017

Summer Internship Programs from Jazz, Zong and Telenor

Jazz, Telenor and Zong are offering summer internship programs for university students and graduates. Since exams season is over, students can apply to these programs easily. These summer internship programs present More...

Telecom sector withholding tax
By Faiza Malik On Monday, May 8th, 2017

Telecom sector withholding tax expected to be reduced

The government is winding up and giving final tweaks to proposals for the upcoming budget, the telecom sector withholding and sales tax rates seek reduction in a bid to provide relief to subscribers. In the first More...

PTCL Profits
By Faiza Malik On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

PTCL Profits Down by 31% in first quarter of 2017

PTCL Group failed to apply brakes on its negative growth streak that continued during the first quarter of 2017 as PTCL profits dropped by 31.4% in Q1 2017 compared to the same period last year. According to the More...

5G services in Pakistan
By Faiza Malik On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

Testing 5G services in Pakistan – First country in South Asia!

Minister of State for Information Technology Anusha Rehman on Tuesday said Pakistan would be the first country in South Asia to test 5G services in Pakistan for fast connectivity. Speaking at the In­for­ma­tion More...

Telenor Group
By Zonaira Chaudry On Saturday, April 8th, 2017

Telenor Group Selling More of Its Shares in VEON

Telenor Group announced that its selling more stakes in VEON, formerly VimpelCom. Decision is inline with Telenor’s last year’s strategic decision of offloading shares in VEON. Telenor said that it will sell More...