Tag: Information technology

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
CM Punjab Launched Website For Law Awareness

CM Punjab Launched Website For Law Awareness

No one is far behind in IT and telecom and everyone wants to get knowledge and awareness from internet. It is obvious that in this era most of the people don’t have much time for book review or to going outside for collection of information. You can take my example, every time when I have work that may be related to foreign office or related to any police department etc I mostly visit internet.

April 2, 2011 | By | 1 Reply More
PM Emphasized on Early Establishment of IT Institutes in Under-Developed Areas

PM Emphasized on Early Establishment of IT Institutes in Under-Developed Areas

Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani on Thursday said that human resource development in the field of Information Technology would facilitate expansion of IT and Telecom Sector in the country. He emphasized on the early establishment of IT institutes in the under developed areas of the country to equip the youth in these areas with requisite knowledge and skills.The Prime Minister was chairing a meeting here at the PM House on Thursday to review the status of his directives to establish IT Universities/Institutes in the under developed areas of the four provinces, AJK and Gilgit Baltistan.

March 10, 2011 | By | 1 Reply More

Pakistani Organisations Share Their Experiences at “Oracle Applications Day”

Customers and partners from leading Pakistani organizations along with senior Oracle executives gathered at ‘Oracle Applications Day’ to discuss the critical role that IT, especially business applications, is playing in helping to build the businesses of the future.

January 6, 2011 | By | Reply More

PTA Organized Seminar at Lahore on 3G Mobile Services

Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) and (Zhongxing Telecom) ZTE Corporation organized a seminar at Lahore on 3G mobile services. The subject matter was “To be or not to be is not the question: 3G is coming”. Federal Minister for Information Technology & Telecom, Sardar Aseff Ahmed Ali was chief guest and Chairman PTA, Dr. Mohammed Yaseen sis also present at the ceremony. Chief Executive Officer ZTE Pakistan Mr. Peng Aiguang, IT & telecom industry experts, CEOs of telecom companies, people from academic world and media representatives attend the seminar.

December 29, 2010 | By | Reply More
World Bank Reviews FBR Automated Procedures

World Bank Reviews FBR Automated Procedures

The World Bank mission led by Carlos Silvani visiting FBR till December 7, 2010 to review its Information Technology (IT) system and automated procedures. On the other hand, the taxpayers have raised serious concerns before the FBR that its web portal was not working properly.

December 6, 2010 | By | 2 Replies More
Cabinet Comitte Deliberates on LDI- 3G Licenses & PTCL Issues

Cabinet Comitte Deliberates on LDI- 3G Licenses & PTCL Issues

The first round of the Cabinet’s Ministerial Committee meeting constituted by the Federal Cabinet for examining the matters concerning the Share Purchase Agreement on Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) with M/s Etisalat and auction of 3G Spectrum and LDI licenses held here today. Senator Waqar Ahmed Khan Federal Minister for Privatisation is the convener of the Committee.

September 28, 2010 | By | 5 Replies More
New Committee Meeting Today Resolving Disputes With Etisalat

New Committee Meeting Today Resolving Disputes With Etisalat

Privatisation minister Waqar Ahmad Khan has been given the responsibility of resolving the longstanding dispute with Etisalat of UAE on the issuance of Long Distance International (LDI) licence to China Mobile Pakistan (known as Zong), and auction of 3G spectrum.

September 28, 2010 | By | 5 Replies More

PTA & Comsats Sign MoU For Telecom Research

Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) and COMSATS Institute of Information Technology have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) in order to promote the telecom research that would be beneficial not only for both the organisations, but also for the country, an official said on Friday. PTA Chairman Dr Mohammed Yaseen said that the authority would provide data on telecom sector and expertise to COMSATS and the institute would encourage its students to undertake research in different areas of telecom.

September 26, 2010 | By | 2 Replies More
Wateen Aims to Bring Literacy Revolution in The field of Internet

Wateen Aims to Bring Literacy Revolution in The field of Internet

Wateen is energetically contributing toward Government of Pakistan’s (Information Technology Ministry) USF projects working for the development of telecom infrastructure in underserved areas of the country. Hitherto, very effectively Wateen has been obtained subsidies of nearly PKR 1.8 billion for OFC projects and PKR 1.0 billion for Broadband projects through participation in competitive biddings.

September 15, 2010 | By | 1 Reply More