Etisalat International Pakistan (EIP) is likely to send $100 million as profits to the United Arab Emirates in 2010-11, reveals a document available with The News.
It sent back about $475 million during previous three years, which is about one fifth of the price it paid for PTCL, since taking over the management of the company, according to the data in the document.
Chief of the intelligence and investigation wing of the Federal Board of Revenue has unearthed a fraud involving unauthorised clearance of hundreds of thousands of cellphones from the Quetta airport without payment of customs duty and other taxes. According to FBR sources, preliminary investigations revealed that the fraud caused an estimated loss of Rs470 million [...]
DG Intelligence & Investigation Has Recently Seized a Large Number of Consignments of Computer Industry
Pakistan Computers Association (PCA) has expressed serious concern over the growing number of cases of harassment by the Directorate General of Intelligence and Investigation involving seizure of computer consignments during transportation with-in the boundaries of Pakistan even though these components are exempt from customs duty. The staff of DG Intelligence and Investigation and mobile squads [...]
Pakistan will receive a payment of $800 million by the end of March from the UAE’s Etisalat for a stake in Pakistan Telecommunication Co (PTCL), Pakistan’s Minister of Privatisation said on Wednesday. In 2006, Etisalat, the Gulf Arab region’s second-largest telecom firm, signed an agreement to purchase a 26 per cent stake in PTCL for [...]
Now Ufone customers can enjoy Dubai Shopping Festival with unmatched offer of 30% discount on international roaming charges. This exclusive promotion is for both Ufone postpay and prepay customers visiting UAE from 15th January till 15th March 2010 while connected to the Etisalat network. This is one of the best discount promotions offered by any [...]
Ufone an Etisalat group company and one of the leading telecom companies in Pakistan won two awards at the Etisalat Group Chief Marketing Officer (GCMO) Forum held in Dubai recently. Ufone has been a key company within the Etisalat operations around the globe and has been a preferred ground for fast growth market exposure within [...]
EZY Infotech Pvt. Ltd. (part of EZY Group Holding) launched the Atom based Slim Top PC (new range of personal computers) in Pakistan just for Rs. 21,500 with LCD. The EZY Slim Top PC is both Slim in price and Slim in Size. The Launching Ceremony held today at a local hotel in Karachi. Present on the occasion, Mr. Saeed Sheikh, CEO and Country Manager eSys Pakistan (Pvt.) Ltd. and EZY Infotech (Pvt.) Ltd. and Mr. Ashar Zaidi, Country Manager Intel Pakistan.