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Pakistan becomes Exporter of 4 G Mobile Phone

September 25,2021Islamabad Press Release) In a short period of time, Pakistan has become a 4G Smartphone exporter, revealed by the Commerce Minister Abdul Razaq Dawood"I would like to congratulate Airlink Communications in playing an integral role in this process and exporting their first batch of 1500 locally manufactured smartphones to UAE". Its a small beginning for the company but a significant milestone for Pakistan's mobile phone industry.

September 25, 2021 at 11:56 am | Economic Affairs

Telenor and PTCL Sign MoU

Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Telenor Pakistan through which Telenor Pakistan will be able to consume PTCL’s back-haul infrastructure till 2020. This MoU will facilitate Telenor to avail PTCL’s vast network footprint and infrastructure spread nationwide for their rapidly growing 3G subscriber base. Mr. Omar Khalid (EVP Carrier Services & Wholesale, PTCL) and Mr. Khurram Ashfaq (CTO, Telenor Pakistan) signed the MoU in a ceremony held at Telenor Pakistan headquarters recently. Signing ceremony was attended by senior management from both the companies, including Mr. Sikander Naqi, (Chief Business Development Officer, PTCL), Mr. Saad Warriach (Chief Techni...

February 9, 2016 at 11:05 am | News Desk

Wonders of 3G

Mehmood Ul Hassan Khan The government of Pakistan has recently sold off four licenses to provide 3G services, which would allow broadband-speed internet on mobile phones, and one for superfast 4G connections which was heralded by the government officials as a success that would positively affect the country’s economy. Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA), after the auction, announced that Zong and Mobilink won 10MHz spectrum each for 3G license. Ufone and Telenor were successful in winning 5MHz spectrum. Zong was even able to get an additional license for 4G technology. PTA generated $ 1.182 billion; $902.82 million from 3G and $210 million from 4G spectrum Auction for 3G was divided into eight rounds. Two lots of 10 MH...

May 10, 2014 at 2:29 am | News Desk

Pakistan To Hold 4G auction on April 7

February 26, 2014, Staff Report ISLAMABAD: With an ambitious target to earn close to $ 2 billion, Pakistan will hold auction of two 4G, three 3G and one 2G licenses on April 7. The deadline for submission of applications is March 25. Pakistan on Tuesday launched the information memorandum (IM) for the spectrum auction of two 4G, three 3G and one 2G licenses in the 1800 MHz, 2100 MHz, and 850 MHz bands respectively. The successful bidders will be awarded licenses to establish, maintain and operate mobile networks to provide next generation mobile services in the country excluding Azad Jammu Kashmir and Gilgit Baltistan. Inclusion of 1800 MHz band in the spectrum auction is to facilitate early introduction of 4G services in the country...

February 26, 2014 at 8:13 pm | News Desk