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PTA revealed that Pakistani internet users crossed 3.35 million mark

The latest figures from telecom regulatory body of the country, PTA, reveals that the internet penetration in Pakistan has reached its record height of 3.35 million in January, this year….


PTA says Biometric verification system must for SIM verification

The regulatory telecom body of Pakistan, PTA has declared that the SIM authentication other than Biometric verification system will be declared as void from the start of next month, this…


PTA and MoIT committed for timely 3G & 4G auction

PTA and MoIT in a statement revealed that they welcome any proposals or recommendations from telecom sector for Information Memorandum (IM) of next generation 3G / 4G auction in country….

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Google allowed to retain edited anti islamic videos on Youtube

Google was recently ordered by a U.S court to remove an anti-Islamic movie from its website YouTube on a suit filed on basis of a copyright by an actress. Google…


PTA publishes Information Memorandum for 3G / 4G licences auction

PTA has at last published Information Memorandum (IM) for auction of licence of 3G / 4G licenses. Pakistan Telecommunication Authority sets April 7th, 2014 date for auction of 3G and…


PTA to auction 4G licenses for $210 million in adition to 3G licenses

Auction of much awaited 3G and 4G licenses by Government of Pakistan will be held in April, 2014. The proposal submitted by the 3G consultants has finally been approved by…


PTA working hard to invite new mobile operators to attend 3G auction

Pakistani telecom authorities are leaving no stone unturned to grab some new mobile operators for attending the anticipated auction of 3G spectrum that is going to take place in a…


PTA says there are over 0.13 billion cellular customers in Pakistan

Latest figures for Pakistan’s telecom regulatory body known as Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) reveals that there are as many as 132,333,853 cellular customers by November 2013 and this number is…


PTA on fast track to complete 3G auction Memorandum by February 2014

Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) is on fast track to complete its work by second week of February 2014 for the Memorandum preparation for the 3G/4G spectrum auction. What is this…


PTA has been approached by cellular operators for illegal arrests

Cellular operators have protested against illegitimate assaults and arrests of its customer services staff. Pakistan Telecommunication Authority has been approached by all the five mobile network operators in this regard….