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FDI in telecom sector reaches 60 per cent

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Minister for Information Technology and Telecommunications, Anusha Rehman has informed the National Assembly that Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) has reached 60 percent in the telecom sector. Replying to question in the National Assembly, she said that after launching of 3G and 4G technologies, the number of mobile users increased up to 26 millions, adding the ministry has received three international awards for developments in telecom sectors. The minister said…Read More

PTA bans illegal sale and use of DECT 6.0 Cordless Phones

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The illegal use of cordless phones DECT 6.0 disrupts the operations of authorized users of spectrum due to overlapping and disruption in the frequency. The service interference complaints were noted by Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) and upon several meetings on this issue, PTA decides to ban the illegal import, sale, distribution and use of DECT 6.0 cordless phones. The meetings of PTA were conducted in various zones including Rawalpindi, Karachi, Lahore…Read More