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E- Licensing launched by Traffic police

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City Traffic Police (CTP) propelling Rasta, an e-Licensing framework for testing and tickets issuance one week from now. This activity would be the first of its kind in Pakistan. The product is coordinated on global gauges. The application was established by the Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB) for giving individuals more quick witted arrangements relating […]…Read More

Digitized traffic awareness app; RASTA in Lahore

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Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB) and other private associations have ventured in to offer digitized solutions went for limited issues for a local audience, as nation enters another period of progressions in the field of information technology. App by its traffic advisory and route planning feature with live traffic alerts supported by Google Maps helping […]…Read More

Police starts SMS service to control traffic

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article image STAFF REPORT PESH: The Peshawar traffic police has launched an SMS service in the district to keep the road users informed about availability of different routes during road closures and traffic jam. The traffic alert system’ will keep roads from getting blocked leading to traffic halt. The road users could now send an SMS to the number provided by the traffic police to get latest information over status on different roads. Besides, the alert system, the Peshawar police is also…Read More

Peshawar police starts SMS to control traffic

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article image STAFF REPORT PESH: The Peshawar traffic police has launched an SMS service in the district to keep the road users informed about availability of different routes during road closures and traffic jam. The traffic alert system’ will keep roads from getting blocked leading to traffic halt. The road users could now send an SMS to the number provided by the traffic police to get latest information over status on different roads. Besides, the alert system, the Peshawar police is also…Read More

International telecom traffic up to 2.8b

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The international telecom traffic from Pakistan posted 40 percent increase last year touching 345.7 billion minutes mark and the traffic from cellular to fixed networks remained the same at 2.9 billion minutes during the same period. Similarly, the international traffic originating from cellular mobile networks has also increased to 2.8 billion minutes as compared to 1.9 billion minutes last year, registering 47 per cent growth during 2014. However, the…Read More

Zameen.com marks one million monthly traffic

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: Zameen.com, Pakistan’s leading property portal, has recently celebrated one million monthly traffic on its website. November has been a record month in terms of traffic for the property portal as it continues to see higher and higher numbers of visitors. Over the past 12 months, Zameen.com experienced monumental growth. The portal’s traffic alone has gotten a boost of 166 percent year-on-year, from 425,000 visits per month to 1.1 million monthly visits. The…Read More

Big Data-helping takecontrol of Asias traffic woes

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article image Many cities across Asia Pacific are notorious for terrible traffic. In fact, just recently there were reports of a horrific jam in China that lasted for over a week. Can you imagine the frustration of being caught in that? While this is an extreme case, dealing with traffic congestion in bustling Asian cities is a daily reality. In highly populated cities or tourist hotspots such as Bangkok, Ho Chi Minh City and Jakarta, the roads are filled with buses, cars, taxis, motorbikes,…Read More

Large-sized grey traffic setup unearthed

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) along with Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) unearthed a very large size grey traffic setup. According to an official, two people involved in the illegal trade were arrested. He was of the view that FIA has saved monthly Rs150 million last year. He said that joint team of FIA NR3C Lahore and PTA Lahore conducted raid at Gujrat and recovered a huge set up of illegal voice termination. A secret information was received…Read More

PTA blocks IP addresses, SIMs to curb grey traffic

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: As part of its crackdown on grey traffic’, the Pakistan Telecom Authority (PTA) has blocked more than 200,000 internet protocol (IP) addresses, 1,382 mobile SIMs, and 3,160 phones/devices through their IMEI numbers during the past month. According to details, the authority has begun monitoring grey traffic since early October and is blocking IP addresses automatically when they are not in the PTA whitelist. As part of the effort, the existing whitelist has…Read More

Pak student designs software to control traffic

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STAFF REPORT IBD: A Pakistani student of 9th class Muhammad Abdullah Abid has developed a software that is capable of controlling the traffic during rush hours just with the help of webcam.The software can change the traffic signals according to the number of vehicles on the road after collecting data through a normal webcam.Abid who is a student of PakTurk School of Lahore was sent to participate in the global ICT competition where 176 projects from 48 countries including USA, Thailand, India,…Read More