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Telenor chief asks consumers for SIMs BVM verification

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: The telecom sector is closely working with the law enforcement agencies on national security and trying hard to complete the re-verification of cellular SIMs in the best way possible. "The citizens should fulfill their civic duty by getting their SIMs verified as early as they can," Telenor Pakistan CEO Michael Patrick Foley said in a media roundtable. He stressed the importance of national security, adding everybody should play their part to end terrorism…Read More

PTA asks for removal of unauthorised devices

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STAFF REPORT KHI: Warid Telecom, a leading innovator in Pakistan’s telecom industry, has launched another exciting offer for its subscribers in Karachi which will allow subscribers to make calls at the lowest rate in the industry. With this offer the Warid subscribers will be able to enjoy free calls, SMS messages and mobile internet all the day for just Rs 7.99 per day. According to an official release of Warid Telecom, to avail this offer customer will have to type "KAR"…Read More

PTA asks to stop services of SMS spammers

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: PTA has decided to take a stern action against those customers/companies using SMS service as a medium of spreading mass text messages either for the sake of publicity or some other intention.These SMS spammers are going to get a service suspension in result of sending bulk text messages, says an official of the telecom authority.Threshold set in this regard is 200 messages in 15 minutes. So any number which is sending identical text messages to 200 users in less than 15…Read More