Tag: mobile

Mobile Phone Assembly line issued by PTA

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Draft guidelines for issuance of “Non- Objection Certificate (NOC)” for Local Mobile Phone Assembly Line in Pakistan has been issued by Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA). Guidelines, arranged under Telecom Act 1996 (Section 29) told that no terminal equipment can be directly or indirectly connected with public switched network unless approved by PTA. Draft document revealed […]…Read More

PTA to halt Smuggled Mobile Devices in Pakistan

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PTA’s New Regulation “DIRBS” to Help Block Illegal/Smuggled Mobile Devices in Pakistan. Since the coming of 3G and 4G telecom administrations, there is a quick influx of smart devices into Pakistan, while recent years. Regardless, the high import duty and taxes on handsets, have caused a sharp ascent in the pirating of handsets, through unlawful […]…Read More

A mobile secure browsing app from Pakistani company gets acquired by Italian app publishers

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article image Bending Spoons Milan, Italy had been in talks with Pentaloop, a Pakistan mobile app studio over its mobile browser security app named VPN Browser – TOR-powered unlimited VPN. It is one of the most popular VPN browser apps on appstore with very stable ranking and growing customer base. They finally closed the deal last month […]…Read More

Mobile Industry players unite to host the Mobile Money Hackathon in Karachi

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PR: Key players in the mobile industry in Pakistan are collaborating to host a two-day Mobile Money Hackathon in Karachi on Saturday 7 – Sunday 8 October. Telenor Microfinance Bank and JazzCash, together with the GSMA, will host companies and developers in the financial services industry, including banks, aggregators, payments switches, start-ups, fintech companies and established […]…Read More

Survey report on Mobile Money Agent Networks of Pakistan

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To share the findings from the second wave of the Agent Network Accelerator Pakistan Country study by Karandaaz Pakistan took place in Islamabad. All investors of the mobile money industry including EasyPaisa, JazzCash, UBL Omni etc. and regulators such as the State Bank of Pakistan and the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority has attended the event. The […]…Read More

Pakistan reaping perks of mobile technology through smartphones

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The digital industry of Pakistan has seen advancements due to different e-commerce projects catering to online audience. According to 2017 census, Pakistan is more focused towards accepting non-conventional and modern ways of using technology. Digital economy has arisen as an irresistible giant growing at 10% a year, 3 times the rate of overall global economic […]…Read More

53% business travelers reap perks of mobile technology by booking hotels through smartphones

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PR: The digital industry of Pakistan has witnessed advancements because of its different e-commerce ventures catering to online audience. According to 2017 census, Pakistan with a total population of around 207.7 million people and with the millennials in control, is more focused towards adopting non-conventional and modern ways of utilizing technology. With no surprise, the […]…Read More

Mobile Money Agent Networks in Pakistan survey report released

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article image PR: An event to disseminate the findings from the second wave of the Agent Network Accelerator – Pakistan Country study, hosted by Karandaaz Pakistan took place in Islamabad today. The event was attended by all stakeholders of the mobile money industry including EasyPaisa, JazzCash, UBL Omni etc. and regulators such as the State Bank of Pakistan […]…Read More

“Jazz Educator” for mobile learning of students

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Undoubtedly, health, banking, agriculture, or education almost every field of human life is enhanced due to technology. Various m-services have been introduced in Pakistan after the launch of 3G/4G services. The “Education Sector” of Pakistan has received help from innovation of technology. The latest technology has given e-books and online educational content to the students […]…Read More

PSF’s ‘Mobile science labs will cover to FATA, GB’ soon

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Science labs of PSFregularly travel to schools, colleges with little to no adequate science facilities to set up exhibitions in smaller districts. The government consented to add up to 10 more trucks in the science caravan into the convoy of nine ‘Mobile Science Talent Farming Labs’ under Science Talent Farming Scheme (STFS) of Pakistan Science […]…Read More

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