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SEA-ME-WE 5 Consortium Completes Matchless Subsea Cable System

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article image The SEA-ME-WE 5 Consortium announced today the completion of the 20,000- kilometre subsea cable infrastructure developed by a 16-nation consortium. This submarine cable system won the Project of the Year - Subsea award at the Global Carrier Awards in Paris in November 2016 for its technological and managerial excellence. The SEA-ME-WE 5 subsea cable system, spanning over 16 countries from Southeast Asia to Western Europe, is a technological breakthrough which marks a global communications…Read More

Ooredoo completes wi-tribe sale in Pakistan

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STAFF REPORT ISB: Ooredoo, the Qatar-based telecom giant and cent percent stakeholder of wi-tribe Pakistan, has completed the sale of wi-tribe to NB Offshore Investment Ltd for around $9 million or Rs. 940 million. Without revealing much details, Ooredoo said that transaction was completed in cash payment that is in line with the value of the asset. "The deal between Ooredo and HB Group - the backers of NB Offshore Investment, was locked almost six months back and today’s…Read More

Ooredoo completes wi-tribe sale in Pakistan

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Ooredoo, the Qatar-based telecom giant and cent percent stakeholder of wi-tribe Pakistan, has completed the sale of wi-tribe to NB Offshore Investment Ltd for around $9 million or Rs. 940 million. Without revealing much details, Ooredoo said that transaction was completed in cash payment that is in line with the value of the asset. "The deal between Ooredo and HB Group - the backers of NB Offshore Investment, was locked almost six months back and today’s…Read More

Intel completes acquisition of Altera

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STAFF REPORT ISB: The Intel Corporation has completed the acquisition of Altera Corporation, a leading provider of field-programmable gate array (FPGA) technology. The acquisition complements Intel’s leading-edge product portfolio and enables new classes of products in the high-growth data centre and Internet of Things (IoT) market segments. "Altera is now part of Intel, and together we will make the next generation of semiconductors not only better but able to do more,"…Read More

Goldwind completes 50MW Pak project

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: PAKISTAN Goldwind has completed the installation of 33 GW77/1500 turbines for the Three Gorges First (TGF) wind farm in Pakistan. The 49.5 MW TGF wind farm, located in southern Pakistan, was developed by the China Three Gorges Corporation, via a subsidiary company it set up in Pakistan. Goldwind has been contracted to supply turbines and maintain the facility for two years. The Goldwind 1.5MW machine is modified to suit the high temperature climate conditions…Read More

2nd batch completes UVAS workshop on ultrasonography

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STAFF REPORT LHR: The second batch of 32 researchers, faculty members and field professionals have recently completed a five-day training course on Reproductive Ultrasonography in Domestic Animals’. The training was organised by the University of Veterinary and Animals Sciences, Lahore. Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Talat Naseer Pasha chaired the concluding session of the training workshop and distributed certificates among the participants. Dean Faculty of Life Sciences Business Management…Read More

Telenor completes BVS at all sale points

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STAFF REPORT IBD:Telenor has successfully completed the installation of Biometric Verification System (BVS) for activation of SIMs at all of its Sales and Service Centers and Franchises across Pakistan. It has installed BVS at 328 sale points, ensuring that all of its Sales and Service Centers and Franchises in the country are BVS compliant. Telenor’s staff was trained on the new system to ensure seamless transition to meet customer demands. Moreover, in order to facilitate consumers,…Read More

Wateen completes ABL network rollout

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: Wateen Telecom has completed the rollout of Allied Bank Limited (ABL) for their branch office Wide Area Network (WAN) connectivity and to upgrade its branch network infrastructure for over 550 branches nationwide.This historic agreement with Wateen was done in 2011 to provide branch connectivity to ABL nationwide. As part of the upgrade, Wateen is providing WiMax and optical fibre connectivity to the Bankk branches and core data centres in Lahore; this will ultimately help the…Read More

Warid Telecom completes 8 years in Pakistan

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: Warid Telecom, Pakistan’s leading telecom innovator, has successfully completed its eighth year of operations in the country and has become the trusted operator of choice for millions of mobile subscribers in the country. With its unique products and consistent advances in technology and services, the company has significantly contributed its share to the Pakistani telecom sector, the economy and as a partner for the people of Pakistan.During these years, the company has…Read More