Adil Rashid appointed as CEO Wateen Telecom

KARACHI: Wateen Telecom Board of Directors announced today that Adil Rashid has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer of the company effective April 22 and he will replace Rizwan Tiwana, who has... Read more »

PTCL facilitates payment for Netflix subscription

KARACHI: Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) has facilitated its customers for pay subscription of Netflix, the world’s leading internet entertainment service, in their monthly broadband bills. Read more »

PTCL signs agreement for clean, green Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) and Ministry of Climate Change (MoCC) have signed an agreement to support the Clean Green Pakistan Movement. Read more »

Electronic Market protests against duty, taxes on mobile phones

KARACHI: Karachi Electronic Market on Monday protested against levy of 100 percent duty and taxes on used imported phones. Read more »

PTCL promotes digital billing to save environment

KARACHI: In an effort to save environment, Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) has urged its customers to opt for digital billing instead of monthly paper bills. A statement on Wednesday said that... Read more »

SRB suspends sales tax registration of Cyber Internet Services

KARACHI: Sindh Revenue Board (SRB) has suspended sales tax registration of M/s. Cyber Internet Services (Private) Limited for making short payment on telecom services. Read more »

PTCL group’s revenue grows to Rs126.2 billion

KARACHI: Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) Group’s revenue for the year 2018 has grown YoY by 8 percent to Rs126.2 billion as a result of positive contribution by all group companies. Read more »

SBP estimates ICT exports worth $1.5bn remain undocumented

KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has estimated that around $1.5 billion exports in Information and Communications Technologies (ICT) are remained undocumented due to absence of major world’s leading payment solution provider... Read more »

Ufone celebrates 18th anniversary

ISLAMABAD: Ufone of Pakistani Telecom Company celebrated its 18th anniversary at Ufone Tower, Islamabad, and in other offices across the country with great zeal.       The 18 years of commercial... Read more »

FBR issues procedure for regularization of unregistered mobile devices

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Tuesday issued procedure for the regularization of unregistered mobile devices with SIM/IMEI functionality. Read more »

Mobile phone import declines by 18.69pc on unregistered IMEI blocking

ISLAMABAD: The import of mobile phones has declined by 18.69 percent in December 2018 owing government initiative of blocking non-compliant IMEIs.       The import of mobile phones fell to $59.4... Read more »

PM task force proposes zero percent income tax on internet

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister’s Task Force has proposed zero percent income tax on internet for promotion of IT industry.       Second meeting of Prime Minister’s Task Force on IT and Telecom... Read more »