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Water Quality Status of Major Cities of Pakistan 2015-16

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PR: The “National Water Quality Monitoring Program (NWQMP)” was initiated by Pakistan Council of Research in Water Resources (PCRWR) in 2002.  It was the premier project which generated the first detailed water quality profile of the country covering 23 major cities of Pakistan viz. Islamabad, Bahawalpur, Faisalabad, Gujranwala, Gujrat, Kasur, Lahore, Multan, Rawalpindi, Sargodha, Sheikhupura, […]…Read More

Pakistan committed to making cities safer, sustainable

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article image ISLAMABAD: Minister of State and Chairperson Benazir Income Support Program (BISP) Marvi Memon, has said that Pakistan will continue to support UN habitatand#39;s new urban agenda for sustainable urbanization. Marvi represented Pakistan as the head of the NDI delegation in the Global Womenand#39;s Leadership Program, held at the third session of the Preparatory Committee for UN Habitat 3 at Surabaya Indonesia. In her statement in the…Read More

Warid extends LTE internet service to three cities

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STAFF REPORT ISB: Warid Telecom is the leading LTE service provider having most number of subscribers than any other telco in Pakistan. The tradition follows as the company has further expanded its LTE service by introduction of region based offer for three cities including Multan, Jaamshoro, and Hyderabad. The region based offer will allow prepaid customers in the above cited cities to avail 1GB LTE internet for only Rs 50/week, or 5 GB/month for only Rs 100. The subscription method is…Read More

Warid extends LTE internet service to three cities

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Warid Telecom is the leading LTE service provider having most number of subscribers than any other telco in Pakistan. The tradition follows as the company has further expanded its LTE service by introduction of region based offer for three cities including Multan, Jaamshoro, and Hyderabad. The region based offer will allow prepaid customers in the above cited cities to avail 1GB LTE internet for only Rs 50/week, or 5 GB/month for only Rs 100. The subscription method is…Read More

Mobilink expands 3G network to 43 cities

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Staff Report ISB: Mobilink, leading network operator company of the country has recently enhanced its 3G Network services from 36 to 43 cities. The seven new cities include Chakwal, Dipalpur, Pattoki, Mandi Bahauddin, Wazirabad, Daska, and Bhalwal. Mobilink has also announced free 3G trials these seven cities ending on May 25, 2015. Head of Data, Mobilik, Aamer Manzoor said on the expansion of 3G network event, "Mobilink is proud that it will be providing superior 3G services in…Read More

MOBILINK expands 3G Network to 43 cities

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article image Staff Report ISD: Mobilink, leading network operator company of the country has recently enhanced its 3G Network services from 36 to 43 cities. The seven new cities include Chakwal, Dipalpur, Pattoki, Mandi Bahauddin, Wazirabad, Daska, and Bhalwal. Mobilink has also announced free 3G trials these seven cities ending on May 25, 2015. Head of Data, Mobilik, Aamer Manzoor said on the expansion of 3G network event, "Mobilink is proud to announce that with this latest expansion, we shall…Read More

Telenor expands 3G services in 45 cities

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Telenor Pakistan has expanded its 3G footprint to 45 cities across Pakistan. During the fifth phase of commercial rollout, the 3G services were launched in Lodhran, Khanewal, Malakand, Rahim Yar Khan, Murree and Nathia Gali, and Lower Dir, Mansehra, Sukkur, Larkana, Ghotki and Bhakkar will be equipped with 3G service by the end of this month. A free trial of 3G services will be offered to customers in these areas for two weeks, including up to 50 MB per day. The…Read More

Ufone extends biometric system to 200 cities

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STAFF REPORT ISB: Pakistani mobile telephony operator Ufone has extended deployment of the biometric verification system (BVS) for issuance or changing of new SIMs to over 200 cities across the country. The operator also said it expects to extend this BVS network to over 50,000 outlets in the near future. In May, the government of Pakistan had signed an agreement with the country’s five mobile companies under which the operator will not be able to issue new SIMs after 31 July without…Read More

Telenor starts 3G services in 10 more cities

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: In line with its ambition to bring Internet for All’, Telenor Pakistan has initiated the second phase of commercial rollout of 3G services across Pakistan. During the second phase, 3G services have been launched in Sarai Alamgir, Gujranwala, Kharian, Multan, Gujrat, Sialkot, Abbottabad, Faisalabad, Peshawar and Sargodha. At present, free trial of 3G services is offered to Telenor customers in Sarai Alamgir, Gujranwala, Kharian and Gujrat, whereas subscribers in…Read More

Nature Carnival of WWF attracts visitors from twin cities

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STAFF REPORT ISB: The recently arranged Annual Travelling Nature Carnival of the World Wide Fund for Nature - Pakistan (WWF - Pakistan) pulled a large number of visitors from the twin cities of Islamabad and Rawalpindi. Purpose of the event was to create awareness about conservation of nature among students and general public through interactive games and competitions. Students from as many as 100 educational institutions of various cities including Rawalpindi, Islamabad Abbotabad,…Read More