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Cellular companies pay less than they ask, claims FBR

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The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) said that mobile phone operators are charging more taxes than they transfer to government. FBR has found discrepancies in cellular companies’ billing and costing for mobile services. Mehmood Aslam FBR Director General (Withholding) told the Senate Standing Committee on Information Technology that Telenor’s uploaded data on IT-based portal clearly […]…Read More

Telecom companies to unleash potential of Balochistan

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The government of Pakistan has handed over more than 12 projects to few telecom operators in Balochistan, after successful bidding. China-Pakistan Economic Corridor has increased the potential of this largely untapped market. Telecom operators after deployment are ready to unleash the potential of the province, which has the lowest number of mobile phone users. About […]…Read More

PU revolutionizing cotton industry with multi-national companies

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For revolutionizing the cotton industry, the Punjab University has signed a memorandum of understanding to make available newly-invented disease resistant cotton seed to the farmers via 7 multi-national companies countrywide. Ceremony for signing MoU was held at committee room of Vice Chancellor’s office. PU Vice Chancellor Prof Dr. Zafar Moeen Nasir, along with Centre of […]…Read More

Pakistani companies getting involved in new cloud technology

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Pakistani delegates at Oracle World2017 said that cloud technology makes enthusiastic sense for developing countries like Pakistan, in which organizations looking for best practices of the leading companies in the world regardless of scarcity of resources. An official representing a top Pakistani company told that though, implementation rate has still been relatively slow for the […]…Read More

PTCL demonstrated determination to help IT companies affected by STP 1 fire

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article image PTCL has extended its unconditional and complete support to the IT companies impacted due to the devastating fire at Software Technology Park (STP-1) on 10th September. There were a large number of IT companies based at STP 1 in Islamabad which were affected due to this incident. PTCL has already provided alternate routing of connectivity to Pakistan Software […]…Read More

Twelve international companies to complete water projects in 35 tehsils of Punjab

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article image LAHORE-As many as twelve companies having experience of implementing engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) projectshave pre-qualified to execute Khadim-e- Punjab Saaf Pani Programme in the first phase in rural areas of 35 tehsils of the province after fulfilling stringent criterion laid down by Punjab Saaf Pani Company (PSPC). Internationally-renowned companies namely De Nora-SKAFS International (USA-Pakistan), Vinci and FZC (France),…Read More

Consumers allowed sell power to distributing companies

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The consumers can sell extra electricity to the power distribution companies at off peak rates which they could generate easily through the solar and wind systems during day hours. Instead of staying just as consumers, the clients of power distribution companies have been provided a modern facility of selling the extra electricity. Following successful models of several western and eastern countries, the government ultimately introduced this technology to facilitate…Read More

Netsol Technologies makes to top 500 software companies to work for

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Netsol Technologies, Inc. makes its mark to the top 500 software companies to work for in 2015. This was emerged according to the Forbes Survey conducted in accordance with the feedback from a site called GlassDoor. The list of top 500 software companies was released recently with Netsol Technologies, Inc. placed at rank 330. According to the survey 84% of their employees would recommend the company to a friend and 79% approve of the current CEO. The company has…Read More

APACIGs companies in Pakistan join Wi-tribe to boost e-commerce

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article image Staff Report ISD: In order to promote e-commerce progress and to support the flourishing online community in Pakistan seven notable ventures in Pakistan from the Asia Pacific Internet Group (APACIG) have partnered with Wi-tribe to further enhance their online solutions. As part of the collaboration, Wi-tribe has improved APACIG’s Pakistan websites to reduce loading times for their users by 30%. This update will appear on seven company sites: online shopping community Kaymu.pk, real estate…Read More

Pakistans IT Exports ascends By 35%, Number Of IT Companies By 12%

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Staff Report ISD: Asim Shahryar Husain, MD Pakistan Software Export Board (PSEB) briefed the Minister of State for IT about recent achievements in IT sector. He told that Pakistan’S IT exports increase by 35%, over last year with an estimate of $500 million in IT remittances for 2014-15. He said that the number of software houses and call centers registered with PSEB has increased by 12% during the first 8 months of 2014-15. He mentioned that PSEB had setup a Pakistan Pavilion for the first…Read More