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Mobile internet users reach record high

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The number of mobile internet subscribers reached a record 40.56 million by the end of April 2017 according to the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA). Information and Communications Technology (ICT) experts Parvez Iftikhar and Noman Said said, “Anecdotal evidence suggests the majority of the people are using of internet to share video clips on WhatsApp and […]…Read More

NADRA develops Criminal Record System to aid LEAs

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) has added to an exclusive "criminal record system" under its belt to help the law enforcement agencies(LEAs) in various exercises of terrorists and different offenders through viable utilization of innovation.Senior official of NADRA said while commenting on the newly developed system, "The software contains names and other essential data of criminals and terrorists; Nadra will further help the law…Read More

NADRA develops Criminal Record System to aid LEAs

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) has added to an exclusive 'Criminal Record System' under its belt to help the law enforcement agencies (LEAs) in various exercises of terrorists and different offenders through viable utilization of innovation. Senior official of NADRA said while commenting on the newly developed system, "The software contains names and other essential data of criminals and terrorists; Nadra will further help the law enforcement…Read More

PTA permanently removes unverified SIMs record

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STAFF REPORT ISB: Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) had called for submission of record of banned SIMs from network operators. The unverified SIMs delinking was part of National Action Plan to curb terrorism. In response, the telecommunication companies have submitted the record to PTA which will be overviewed and delinking of 98.3 million SIMs will no more attached to any Computer National Identification Card (CNIC). The PTA has announced that the unverified SIMs record will…Read More

PTA permanently removes unverified SIMs record

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) had called for submission of record of banned SIMs from network operators. The unverified SIMs delinking was part of National Action Plan to curb terrorism. In response, the telecommunication companies have submitted the record to PTA which will be overviewed and delinking of 98.3 million SIMs will no more attached to any Computer National Identification Card (CNIC). The PTA has announced that the unverified SIMs record will…Read More

PITB to computerise Punjab police record

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STAFF REPORT LHR: The Punjab government has decided to computerise all record of the Punjab police through an Inventory Management System being launched by the Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB) Lahore. "The pilot project worth Rs 16 million would be kicked off in Lahore. The main server for monitoring will be established in Central Police Office Lahore or at PITB headquarters," said PITB Chairman Dr Umar Saif during a meeting recently held here in Lahore. Dr.…Read More

CAA installs software to keep Pak airspace flights record

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: The Information Technology Department of Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has developed and launched its software Flight Information and Revenue Management System (FIRMS)’ for maintaining the record and billing of all flights using Pakistani airspace. The launching ceremony of the said software has recently been held at the CAA Headquarter Karachi. Director General, CAA, Air Marshal (Ret) Muhammad Yousf, was the chief guest of the ceremony. He praised the efforts of…Read More

USF disburses record amount of Rs 4.2b in FY 2013-14

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STAFF REPORT ISB: The USF has shown a significant progress as it disbursed a subsidy of Rs. 4.2 billion during the financial year of 2013-14 for its projects to provide telecom services across the length and breadth of the country. This is so far the highest amount of subsidy disbursed in any financial year by USF since its establishment. According to details, in Rural Telecom Programme, the USF has been working to provide basic telephony and data services in almost 4,000 muzas which…Read More

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Warid sets record by selling high post-paid SIMs

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: Warid Telecom has sold more than 19,000 post-paid connections in a single month marking a new record in the field of telecom sector which is witness a tough competition. According to insiders, this record number of 19,000 postpaid sales came through franchise, Corporate Sales and Business Center network, which is a record score for any cellular company in a single month. They said that the postpaid customers are treated as the special customers as they pay their…Read More

Telenor shows record revenue for Q2-12

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STAFF REPORT IBD: Telenor Pakistan, the country’s second largest cellular company, has posted record quarterly revenue of Rs 23 billion, say the fresh figures released by the Telenor Group.The company registered another 615,000 subscriptions during April-June, ending with 29.9 million subscribers, a growth of 12 per cent over the same quarter last year. The company’s EBITDA margin observed an impressive year-to-year growth of 26 per cent, while market share remained stable at 24 per cent.&…Read More