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CCP approves Mobilink merger with Warid

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP) has approved the merger of Pakistan Mobile Communications Limited (Mobilink) and Warid Telecom. This approval is the first of four required approvals from the local regulatory bodies, including PTA, SECP and SBP. "The CCP has approved our request to merge the two businesses. This combination will be a positive step for the development of technology and communications services in Pakistan. Together, the future entity…Read More

Mobilink becomes founder member of GSMA Mobile Connect

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: In a push to simplify the digital experience and making internet on boarding easy for a largely unconnected population, Mobilink has gone ahead with GSMA’s Mobile Connect as a de-facto enabler for seamless online experiences. The decision to be a part of this global initiative was also made keeping in mind Mobilink’s commitment to a digitalized nation by empowering locals to embrace a digital lifestyle, while protecting its subscribers from the growing number of…Read More

Mobilink becomes founder member of GSMA Mobile Connect

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STAFF REPORT ISB: In a push to simplify the digital experience and making internet on boarding easy for a largely unconnected population, Mobilink has gone ahead with GSMA’s Mobile Connect as a de-facto enabler for seamless online experiences. The decision to be a part of this global initiative was also made keeping in mind Mobilink’s commitment to a digitalized nation by empowering locals to embrace a digital lifestyle, while protecting its subscribers from the growing number of…Read More

Mobilink launches Facebook at Work

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Mobilink has become the first company in the world to launch Facebook at Work, the business version of Facebook that allows companies to build more productive, efficient and collaborative workplaces. The enterprise service shares a similar look and feel to the personal Facebook network but is completely separate from the consumer Facebook service. The service also has built in enterprise-grade security and administration tools. "As we move towards…Read More

Mobilink users can now access hamariweb.com for free

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STAFF REPORT ISB: Mobilink has entered into a formal partnership with Pakistan’s leading web portal, HamariWeb.com, through which subscribers can browse the portal on their smartphones absolutely free of charge.Mobilink subscribers can now utilize the country’s fastest 3G network to surf Hamariweb for the latest news, get live updates on cricket scores, Forex rates, Gold and Stock market, while also search for delicious recipes, and browse through the portal’s Islamicand Health sections…Read More

Mobilink empowering women in KP through m-learning initiative

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STAFF REPORT ISB: Mobilink Foundation, under its Make Your Mark’ initiative, has teamed up with The Institute of Social and Policy Sciences (I-SAPS) and GuarantCo for SMS-based Adult Female Literacy Programme’, which is enabling learners to get ICT-based education. Through this initiative, the company is educating around 4,050 women in eight rural districts of KP including Mardan, Swabi, Nowshera, Malakand, Haripur, Mansehra, Kohat and Buner. "Our m-Literacy project started with 250…Read More

Cell phone users reach 124.24m: Mobilink tops with 35.67m

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Mobile phone users in Pakistan crossed the figure of 124.24 million by November this year with Mobilink still leading the operators chart having its total 35.67 million customers. The company had added 2,42,088 new customers to its credit by the end of October this year, reveals the fresh data. The five operators, providing mobile phone services in the country, have added a combined user-base of 1.64 million customers during one month. As per latest…Read More

Cell phone users reach 124.24m: Mobilink

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Mobile phone users in Pakistan crossed the figure of 124.24 million by November this year with Mobilink still leading the operators chart having its total 35.67 million customers. The company had added 2,42,088 new customers to its credit by the end of October this year, reveals the fresh data. The five operators, providing mobile phone services in the country, have added a combined user-base of 1.64 million customers during one month. As per latest…Read More

Mobilink equips needy youth with tools to shape future

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Mobilink has successfully completed its nationwide ICT Enhancement Program’ in partnership with Pakistan Centre for Philanthropy (PCP). Under the initiative, Mobilink has set up six state-of-the-art ICT labs in its partner schools to ensure youth from marginalized communities are equipped to thrive in the fast evolving digital economy. This initiative, launched five months ago, saw Mobilink and PCP join hands to identify schools in need of ICT labs, with…Read More

Mobilink, VimpelCom partner with Twitter

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Mobilink and its parent company, VimpelCom, have partnered with Twitter, a microblogging service with over 320 million monthly active users, to introduce for the first time in Pakistan an innovative self-care customer service called Mobilinkcare’. This initiative, for now only being launched by VimpelCom on Mobilink’s platform out of its other 13 business units, enables subscribers to get answers to their basic queries related to Mobilink’s services directly in…Read More