STAFF REPORT ISB: Ufone has observed the World Telecom Day celebrating the recent 3G launch in Pakistan, which is in line with this years theme of Broadband for sustainable development.
This years event highlighted the importance and outreach of high speed internet throughout the world, relevant with the current scenario in Pakistan. Ufone, realizing this importance, celebrated this event with full zest and enthusiasm, highlighting the introduction of 3G and its far reaching impact on the country.
“High-speed affordable 3G broadband connectivity to the internet is essential to sustainable development of the country and can offer widely recognized economic and social benefits,” said Asher Yaqub Khan, CCO at Ufone
He added that Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) have gained tremendous importance worldwide; with the introduction of high speed broadband internet the importance has increased four folds. “The introduction of 3G mobile broadband in Pakistan has unleashed new horizons for the country as it enters a new digital age. But, what needs to kept in mind is that its direction should be towards sustainable development of the country.