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Fake Mobile Scratch Cards Cause Rs 134m loss to Telecom Companies

Fake Mobile Scratch Cards Cause Rs 134m loss to Telecom Companies

Apart from other crimes taking place in Pakistan, the fraud and theft cases in the Telecommunication industry witnessed in the recent past are gaining roots day by day. Recently it is revealed that many fake mobile cards of different companies were made by some criminals which resulted in a total loss of Rs 134 million to various mobile companies in Pakistan.

July 14, 2011 | By | 2 Replies More
Cellular Company Employee Accused Funnelling Rs210 Million

Cellular Company Employee Accused Funnelling Rs210 Million

Employees of a cellular company accused of funneling out over Rs210 million e auditor’s investigations revealed that the suspects had been transferring huge sums of money into their accounts.

July 11, 2011 | By | 3 Replies More
19.5% GST on All Telecom Services From 1st August : Centres, Provinces

19.5% GST on All Telecom Services From 1st August : Centres, Provinces

In a meeting held in the finance ministry it was decided that GST of 19.5% will be applied on all telecom services from 1st august. All finance secretaries and FBR chairman Salman Sadiq were present in the meeting and chaired by federal finance secretary Dr Waqar Masood.

July 5, 2011 | By | 1 Reply More
Government To Develop and Promote IT In Pakistan

Government To Develop and Promote IT In Pakistan

Pakistan till now having a strong information technology setup and work is going on in this industry very rapidly. There are five cellular operators currently working are Mobilink, Telenor, Warid, Ufone and Zong. Not only this the broadband provision has also developed and the broadband companies include Wateen, Wi-Tribe, Qubee and PTCL. So it will not be wrong if we say Pakistan is moving with a great pace in IT sector.

June 29, 2011 | By | 4 Replies More
Telenor Come Up With 1.5% “ADMIN FEE” On Every Recharge

Telenor Come Up With 1.5% “ADMIN FEE” On Every Recharge

Pakistani telecom consumers enjoy low call and SMS rates and whole of the world appreciated the telecom industry of Pakistan. Who knows that this appreciation will take cellular operators to the point where they can pose charges on their consumers? The taxes paid by Pakistani consumers are enough then what is the need of operational charges, maintenance charges and admin fee?

June 28, 2011 | By | 4 Replies More
Ufone & Mobilink Will Deduct 1.1% Maintenance Charges From 1st July, 2011

Ufone & Mobilink Will Deduct 1.1% Maintenance Charges From 1st July, 2011

Ufone and Mobilink are the leading telecom operators and people of Pakistan are facing many taxes on every buying and recharging. Taxes and charges are directly implemented on the consumers and no one bothers about them. Telecom operators are working as per their routine and they don’t raise their voice for reducing of taxes and we have not seen any retaliation from them till now.

June 27, 2011 | By | 7 Replies More
Pakistan Cellular Coverage Hits 92%

Pakistan Cellular Coverage Hits 92%

The umbrella of cellular services in the country has seen a rapid increase of about 30% in just six years. The teledensity has reached 62.5% from 33% in the year 2004 and 92% of Pakistan is covered.

June 26, 2011 | By | 4 Replies More
Telenor's Easypaisa Emerging Payment Preference in Pakistan

Telenor's Easypaisa Emerging Payment Preference in Pakistan

Telenor a Norway based company in Pakistan is working greatly with ranked 2nd in all five telecom operators. Telenor always face cruel conditions in Pakistan whether it is the retaliation of some campaign or any other thing but it is committed to serve its consumers from anyway.

Pakistan is an under developed country and most of its population don’t have formal banking accounts especially the people who are living in rural areas of country. Telenor in 2008 launched Easypaisa that is branchless and informal banking with the collaboration of Tameer Micro finance Bank.

June 23, 2011 | By | 1 Reply More
Telenor ASA CEO Steps Back From Vimpelcom Board

Telenor ASA CEO Steps Back From Vimpelcom Board

Telenor is a Norway based company and it is the sixth largest cell phone operator of the world with having 203 million subscribers. Telenor is having its setup in almost 13 countries worldwide. It also provides broadband and TV services to its subscribers but it varies from country to country according to technology.

June 20, 2011 | By | 1 Reply More