Tag: connections

Ogra to increase 1 million gas connections on Govt’s recommendation

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Recommendation for increasing number of new domestic gas connections to 1 million per year is from the National Assembly Standing Committee on Petroleum and Natural Resources and Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (Ogra). Domestic connections will be enhanced to 100 connections in new localities said MNA Chaudhry Bilal Ahmad Virk, chairman of the committee. The […]…Read More

Easypaisa account holders using Telenor prepaid connections to get free minutes during Ramadan

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article image Fostering the spirit of Ramadan, Telenor Microfinance Bank has announced an exciting offer in which Easypaisa account holders using Telenor prepaid connections will be provided with free minutes. Telenor Microfinance Bank’s Easypaisa is Pakistan’s largest mobile money service. In this offer, Easypaisa Mobile Account holders currently using Telenor prepaid connections will receive 50 free minutes […]…Read More

USF provided 543,839 connections last year

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The Universal Service Fund (USF) of Pakistan has provided 543,839 broadband connections during one year under a programme launched to accommodate remote areas of the country. According to the Ministry of IT, several educational broadband centers at higher secondary schools have been established under this programme. The project is in its final stages of planning and will be implemented in phases starting next year. National ICT RandD Fund has been tasked to fund…Read More

PTA bans all unregistered WLL connections

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: PTA has directed the PTCL to make necessary arrangements for meeting the requirements for new WLL sales as mentioned in the PTA’s Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for Wireless Local Loop Subscribers’, which require Documentation and Activation of Connections after Verification from NADRA.The Authority further directed the Company to disconnect all numbers issued in excess in contravention of the SOP, subject to verification with the subscribers and submit a compliance…Read More