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Ufone awarded for GSMA Mobile Connect Service

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Ufone, Pakistan’s premier telecom company, has been conferred an award at the GLOMO (Global Mobile) Awards 2016 ceremony for founding the GSMA Mobile Connect Service in Pakistan. GLOMO Awards offer organisations across the global mobile eco-system the opportunity to showcase the latest and best mobile products, apps, devices, services, and initiatives to the industry and the world, and Ufone was one of the 34 network operators who were nominated from around the…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

Netflix finally launches service in Pakistan

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article image MONITORING REPORT ISB: Worlds leading internet TV service is now live in more than 190 countries including Pakistan. California-based Netflix, which began as a mail-order DVD service but is now producing award-winning original content alongside its offering of older shows and movies, launched in 2007. Now, 70 million subscribers pay a monthly fee for unlimited service.Netflix launched its service globally, simultaneously bringing its Internet TV network to more than 130 new countries…Read More

Submarine cable fault affects PTCL broadband service

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STAFF REPORT KHI: Broadband services of Pakistan Telecommunication Limited (PTCL) have been affected as there is a major breakdown in the India-Middle East-Western Europe (IMEWE) submarine cable, which has impacted the whole region of South Asia. The IMEWE is an ultra-high capacity fibre optic cable system which links India and Europe via Middle East. Their three fibre pair system with total length of approximately 12,091 kilometres has nine terminal stations of nine telecom carriers from…Read More

Submarine cable fault affects PTCL broadband service

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: Broadband services of Pakistan Telecommunication Limited (PTCL) have been affected as there is a major breakdown in the India-Middle East-Western Europe (IMEWE) submarine cable, which has impacted the whole region of South Asia. The IMEWE is an ultra-high capacity fibre optic cable system which links India and Europe via Middle East. Their three fibre pair system with total length of approximately 12,091 kilometres has nine terminal stations of nine telecom…Read More

Warid launches affordable insurance service BIMA

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Warid Telecom has dispatched a new accidental insurance service called BIMA, which provides Warid clients a simple approach to ensuring the money related eventual fate of their families for as meager as Rs. 30 every month. Warid's BIMA item has effectively paid out its first claim, giving the group of a heartbreakingly perished client PKR 300,000. Warid's BIMA is accessible to prepaid clients who essentially need to SMS "BIMA" to 9878 (at no charge) after which…Read More

Mobilink optimizes MobiLocator service

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Mobilink has recently patched up its area based service, MobiLocator to support its clients. This service furnishes clients with the capacity to locate their present area and area of their enrolled loved ones individuals. The service has a planned SMS ready alternative, which empowers the clients to track and record the area of their relatives after pre-set time interims. Interestingly, this service likewise permits clients to discover the area of closest eateries/…Read More

Warid extends LTE internet service to three cities

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STAFF REPORT ISB: Warid Telecom is the leading LTE service provider having most number of subscribers than any other telco in Pakistan. The tradition follows as the company has further expanded its LTE service by introduction of region based offer for three cities including Multan, Jaamshoro, and Hyderabad. The region based offer will allow prepaid customers in the above cited cities to avail 1GB LTE internet for only Rs 50/week, or 5 GB/month for only Rs 100. The subscription method is…Read More

Warid extends LTE internet service to three cities

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Warid Telecom is the leading LTE service provider having most number of subscribers than any other telco in Pakistan. The tradition follows as the company has further expanded its LTE service by introduction of region based offer for three cities including Multan, Jaamshoro, and Hyderabad. The region based offer will allow prepaid customers in the above cited cities to avail 1GB LTE internet for only Rs 50/week, or 5 GB/month for only Rs 100. The subscription method is…Read More

Gov. Elite focuses technology solutions for improving public service delivery

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: In order to exchange ideas for technology sector promotion and human resource development; first meeting of Sub Committee of Cabinet on Human Resource (HR) and technology was held. Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Reforms, Ahsan Iqbal presided the meeting in which he said, "The government is committed for technology uplifting because it plays a pivotal role in national development. This subcommittee formation also serves the purpose to improve inter-…Read More