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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

PTCL new application allows subscribers to pay bills using android devices

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: TouchPTCL is the new feature which will enable Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) subscribers to pay their telephone bills through android smartphones and smart watches. TouchPTCL is a mobile application which can be used by subscribers to pay their bills of different services including landline/EVO, recharge credit, EVO/V-Fone Pre-Paid etc. This mobile application also covers information services and bill enquiry, regular updates and customer care support…Read More

Cellcos ask govt to pay Rs1b for service halt loss

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: Pakistani telecom companies have demanded Rs.1 billion of the government for the losses they had incurred due to their suspension of their services during the last two months on the plea of security.The demand was made by these companies to the Ministry of Interior and the Ministry of Information Technology and Telecommunication. Under the relevant law, the government is bound to protect these mobile companies in terms of losses if caused due to some governmental activity.It is…Read More

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3G license winners to pay full fee upfront: PTA

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: While assuring that strict transparency will be maintained in the upcoming spectrum auction for the 3G licences, the PTA has made it clear that winning bidders will have to pay the entire licence fee before the launch of the services."The allegations that the government would not get the amount of licence fee upfront are factually incorrect," says a press release issued last week by the PTA.It says that the spectrum auction for 2G cellular services in 2004 had an…Read More

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