Latest Telecoms News about Pakistan

4G Rollout Spurs 124% Increase in Pakistan's Smartphone Shipments

  Shipments of smartphones in Pakistan increased by a massive 124% year on year during the first quarter of 2015, with shipments up 21% when compared with the previous three-month period. ...

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PTCL Accused of Tax Avoidance on Huawei Imports

  The Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) is being accused of avoiding import taxes on Huawei supplied equipment, according to local customs inspectors....

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Free internet for basic phone users

  Pakistan's Mobilink is offering upto 10MB of free mobile data downloads for users of mobile phones with the Opera mobile web browser installed....

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YouTube in Pakistan To Stay Blocked 'Indefinitely'

  Officials in Pakistan say the country's ban on YouTube is set to remain in place \"indefinitely.\"...

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Warid Telecom Launches LTE Service

  Pakistan's Warid Telecom has announced the official launch of its LTE service, ...

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Afghan SIM cards blocked in Pakistan

  The ban on roaming services for Afghan SIM cards will enable Pakistani security forces to fight militants more effectively, officials say....

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Ericsson Wins Pakistan LTE Rollout Contract

  Pakistan's Warid Telecom has awarded a LTE network rollout contract to Ericsson....

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Pakistan reduces militant access to SIM cards

  The new biometric verification system is designed to improve the country's security, officials and analysts say....

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Warid Telecom Planning $400 Million Investment in 4G Network

  Pakistan's Warid Telecom is expected to spend around US$400 million deploying its new LTE network over the next 12 months, according to a local news report....

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Pakistan scores low in mobile broadband infrastructure despite high use

  A study sponsored by Nokia revealed that Pakistan scored low in mobile broadband infrastructure despite high use by subscribers....

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