PTCL declares 14.33 percent growth in after tax profit

KARACHI: Pakistan Telecommunication Limited (PTCL) on Wednesday declared 14.33 percent growth in profit after tax for the nine-month period ended September 30, 2019. Read more »

Zong partners with Enfrashare to expand 4G network

KARACHI: Zong 4G, Pakistan’s leading telecommunication network, has entered into a strategic partnership with Enfrashare Private Limited, a leading connectivity infrastructure provider. Read more »

Ufone, Habib Bank sign agreement for trade financing in Chinese currency

KARACHI: Pak Telecom Mobile Limited – Ufone and Habib Bank Limited (HBL) have signed a landmark agreement, through which HBL has extended a bilateral Trade Finance in Chinese Yuan (RMB/CNY) for the... Read more »

Ufone, SCO sign bilateral roaming service agreement

ISLAMABAD: Special Communications Organization (SCO), the largest Integrated Telecom Service Provider in Azad Jammu & Kashmir (AJ&K) and Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) and Ufone have signed a Bilateral Roaming Services Agreement at PTCL headquarters,... Read more »

FBR updates sales tax rates on mobile phones on import, local supply

KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has updated sales tax rates on import or local supply of mobile phones to be applicable for Tax Year 2020 (July 01, 2019 to June 30,... Read more »

Peshawar customs announces auction of confiscated mobile phones on Sept 27

ISLAMABAD: Model Customs Collectorate (MCC) Peshawar has announced public auction of confiscated mobile phones to be held on September 27, 2019 at State Warehouse. Read more »

Pakistan imports mobile phones worth Rs26 billion; up 52.4pc in July – August

KARACHI: Pakistan has imported mobile phones worth Rs26 billion during first two months of current fiscal year, which is 52.4 percent higher when compared with Rs16.98 billion in the same period of... Read more »

SRB suspends sales tax registration of Wateen Telecom

KARACHI: Sindh Revenue Board (SRB) has suspended the sales tax registration of Wateen Telecom Limited for failure to deposit the tax to the provincial kitty. Read more »

FBR sets up information booth at ITCN Asia

KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has setup an informative booth for ease of doing business at ITCN Asia Expo 2019 to be continued September 17-19 at Karachi Expo Center. Read more »

Apple launches iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max smartphones

CUPERTINO, California: Apple on Tuesday announced iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max, a new pro line for iPhone that delivers advanced performance for users who want the very best smartphone. Read more »

Two cellular companies pay $449 million as license renewal fees

ISLAMABAD: The government has received $449 million from two cellular companies as license renewal fees. Read more »

Zong becomes first operator to conduct successful 5G trial

ISLAMABAD: Zong CMPAK has become the 1st Pakistani telecom operator to have successfully conducted the 5G trial, said a statement issued by Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) on Friday. Read more »