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 »